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Jonas SHORT1825

Name
Jonas SHORT
Given names
Jonas
Surname
SHORT
Birth 1825 35 28
MarriageJulia KEACKView this family
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Death of a paternal grandfatherJonas SHORT
1831 (Age 6 years)
Note: Jonas Short appeared in several tax lists from 1823 through 1825 but had disappeared from the tax ro…
Death of a paternal grandfatherJonas SHORT
1840 (Age 15 years)
Note: In 1840 a Jonas Short appeared in Texas with Simeon Short and Elbern Short where Jonas was granted 320 acres by a land commission in Jasper Co. This might have been old Jonas Short with his son and grandson. Or it might have been young (15 years old) Jonas, son of Simeon. No age was given in the land record.
Conditional Certificate Recipients in Jasper Co Tx, 1841

Note: Charles Irby and his Short in-laws were in Jasper Co Tx obtaining land in 1841. Evidently they did not stay but returned to Rankin Co MS by 1850.

Death of a maternal grandfatherJonathan MAGEE
October 1841 (Age 16 years)
Note: Estate Notice for Jonathan Magee, Jackson Mississippian, Oct 22, 1841: December 1841 term of the Probate Court, Simpson County MS. Thomas Hutson and William H Pervis, Adms.
Death of a maternal grandmotherRebecca JAMES
1845 (Age 20 years)

Death of a fatherSimeon SHORT
about 1845 (Age 20 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth MAGEE
1847 (Age 22 years)

Note: Elizabeth Short, deceased, is mentioned in her father Jonathan's probate in 1847.
Census 1850 (Age 25 years) Age: 25
Note: A 25 year old man named Jonas Short was living with a German couple in St Tammany Parish in 1850.
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father
mother
Marriage: December 27, 1815St. Tammany Parish LA
3 years
elder sister
8 years
himself
-4 years
elder brother
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himself
wife
Marriage:

Census

A 25 year old man named Jonas Short was living with a German couple in St Tammany Parish in 1850.

Note

Louisiana Marriages for Julian C. Keack Spouse: Jones Shorts Marriage Date: 24 Jan 1850 Marriage Pace: St. Tammany