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Elbern SHORT1820

Name
Elbern SHORT
Name prefix
Elbern
Surname
SHORT
Birth 1820 30 23
MarriageDelaney PLUMMERView this family
yes

Birth of a brotherJonas SHORT
1825 (Age 5 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJonas SHORT
1831 (Age 11 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 20 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 21 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 25 years)

Death of a fatherSimeon SHORT
about 1845 (Age 25 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth MAGEE
1847 (Age 27 years)

Note: Elizabeth Short, deceased, is mentioned in her father Jonathan's probate in 1847.
CensusDelaney PLUMMERView this family
1850 (Age 30 years)
Note: 1850 Census for E Short
Occupation
Blacksmith
1850 (Age 30 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 27, 1815St. Tammany Parish LA
3 years
elder sister
8 years
younger brother
-4 years
himself
Family with Delaney PLUMMER - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage:

Census

1850 Census for E Short Age: 30 Birthplace: Louisiana Home in 1850: San Augustine, San Augustine, Texas, USA E Short 30 Delary Short 30 Hardy Short 12 Felecianna Short 10 Evan Short 7 Abner Short 5 Elizabeth Short 3 Maria Short 1 Jackson Short 17

Note

Mississippi Marriages: Elbert Short Spouse: Delaney Plummer Marriage Date: 21 Jul 1838 County: Rankin