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Harmon Brittain  SHORT

Harmon Brittain SHORT

Male 1866 - 1943  (76 years)

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  • Name Harmon Brittain SHORT  [1, 2
    Born 31 Aug 1866  Warren County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jan 1943  Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried 2 Feb 1943  Glendale Cemetary, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Notes 

    • 1. Hiram Harmon Brittian SHORT was born 30 Aug 1866 in Warren/Clarke Co. Iowa, and died 28 Jan 1943 in Des Moines, Iowa. He was buried 2 Feb 1943 in Glendale Cemetary, Des Moines. He was the son of 2. Thomas Wesley SHORT and 3. Susan BRITTIAN. He married Elise Magoom FRENCH 1 Mar 1891 in Marathon, Clarke County, Iowa, daughter of John G. FRENCH and Lydia WIEST. She was born 14 Feb 1868 in Jasper County, Iowa, and died 1 Oct 1943 in Des Moines, Iowa. She was buried in Glendale Cemetary, Des Moines.

      Children of Hiram Harmon Brittian SHORT and Elise Magoom FRENCH are: i. Minnie Mable SHORT was born 14 Jan 1894 in Des Moines, IA.. She married Arthur ERIXSON.
      ii. Erma Hazel SHORT was born 19 Jun 1896 in Des Moines, IA.. She married Floyd LAMM 29 Apr 1915 in Des Moines, Iowa, son of John B. LAMM and Mary Jane MCVEY. He was born 1 Sep 1890 in Des Moines, IA., and died 7 Jan 1964 in Osceola, IA..
      iii. John Floyd SHORT was born 20 Nov 1898 in Des Moines, IA., and died 10 Oct 1965 in Des Moines, IA.. He married Mary DINGMAN 21 Feb 1920 in Des Moines, Iowa. She was born 1 Mar 1901 in Des Moines, IA., and died 1984 in Des Moines, IA..
      iv. Ethel Elizabeth SHORT was born 19 Mar 1906 in Des Moines, IA., and died 24 Jun 1999 in Des Moines, IA.. She married William Martin FLAHERTY 2 Jun 1923 in Des Moines, Iowa. He was born 18 Mar 1901 in Pipestone, MN., and died 12 Dec 1979 in Des Moines, IA.. v. Clyde SHORT was born 10 Dec 1891 in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, and died 16 May 1967 in San Diego, California. He married Martha Lucinda HARDING 9 Jan 1912 in Des Moines, Iowa. She was born 11 Aug 1887 in Des Moines, IA., and died 5 Jun 1970 in Des Moines, IA.. vi. Willard Lawrence SHORT was born 31 Aug 1901 in Des Moines, Polk Co., IA, and died 24 Mar 1976 in Des Moines, Iowa. He married Nora Lorraine HIRSCH 12 Feb 1926 in Des Moines, Iowa, daughter of Paul Fredrick HIRSCH and Hilma Annette GULBRANSON. She was born 21 Aug 1905 in Des Moines, Polk Co., IA, and died 9 Mar 1980 in Des Moines Iowa.
    Person ID I0423  Short Family Tree - Donald 'Shorty' Short
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2008 

    Father Thomas Wesley SHORT,   b. 24 Feb 1830, Ross County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1900, Indianola, Warren County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Susan Elizabeth BRITTAIN,   b. Apr 1837, Centre Township, Hendricks County. Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895, Indianola, Warren County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married 20 Apr 1853  Keokuk, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F03  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elise Magoon FRENCH,   b. 14 Feb 1868, Mahaska County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1943, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1891  Marathon, Clarke County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Willard Lawrence SHORT,   b. 31 Aug 1901, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1976, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Family ID F02  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Aug 1866 - Warren County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Mar 1891 - Marathon, Clarke County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Jan 1943 - Des Moines, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 2 Feb 1943 - Glendale Cemetary, Des Moines, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S02252] french.FTW.
      Date of Import: Apr 17, 2002

    2. [S02257] Brittain12GED.FTW.
      Date of Import: Dec 27, 2002

    3. [S02247] Short Andrew.FTW.
      Date of Import: Sep 9, 2001

    4. [S02253] Shorts Line.FTW.
      Date of Import: Mar 11, 2002

    5. [S02245] MikeDelbertShort.FTW.
      Date of Import: Jan 21, 2002