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Robert Daniel SHORT

Robert Daniel SHORT

Male 1817 - 1900  (83 years)

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  • Name Robert Daniel SHORT 
    Born 4 Apr 1817  Shorts Cave, Edmondson County/Lincoln County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Oct 1900  Brown County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Clear Creek Cemetary, Brown County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1850 US Census - Carroll Co, Missouri- District 15
      1860 US census - St Clair Co,Missouri - Osceola
      1870 US Census - Jasper Co.Missouri - Sarcoxie
      1880 US census Brown Co Texas - PCt 1 pg 385A
      1900 US census Murray Co, Oklahoma - Davis house 397 - living with son Robert and family
      died 10/6/1900 - Buried in Clear Creek Cemetery, Brown Couny, Texas

      Owned land in Brown County Texas - District Milam:Travis - County Brown; pg 142 abst 878; dated 14 Nov 1883 vol 109:3

      1/8/1884 -Deed of sale - sold land in Brown County- by R D Short of Clay Co
      "Whereas on the 8th day of January 1884, R P Short of Clay County sold to J D Love (Lon?) of Brown County the w 1/2 of the W 1/4 of Section 10 State School land as surveyed by N T & BRR Co Cert No 5/139 in Brown County Texas by deed recorded in said county in Book M page 188 and in said deed waived a vendors lein on said land to secure one promisory note executed by said Love to said Short dated 1/8/1884 due 12 months after date for the sum of one hundred and fifty dollars haveing 10 op interest from date which was given as part payment of purchase money for the aforesaid land. And whereas said not and all interest have been pair in full. Now therefore I the said R B Short do hereby declair said note cully paid and cancelled and the lein on said land created by said not fully released and satisfied and all purchase money due me on said land paid in full. Witness my hand this date February 20 1888. R D SHort (then it was notorized and filed by Court Clerk)

      in "Bangs Central West Brown County , Texas History - Allen, Editor; under an article about L.L. Childress family it says that Daniel and Harriet came to Brown County in 1873, settling in the Clear Creek Community. In 1900 they moved to Oklahoma, indian Territory. Later Daniel made a business trrip back to Brown County and died while here, 12 October 1900.

      Also about the Clear Creek school created 31 August 1877 list Daniel Short as one of the Trustees.

      Under the article about Charles David Short by Katheryne Rainwater Thirsk, granddaughter, it mentions several who are buried in Greenhill Cemetery, Davis, Okla (Murray County.) Charles Short died in Davis 11 Feb 1949 and is buried in Greenhill Cemetery. It also lists his father as Horation Short and mother as Sarah Wilcoxen
    Person ID I5003  Short Family Tree - R. Mauldin
    Last Modified 30 Oct 2005 

    Father Horatio SHORT,   b. Abt 1798, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Sarah Wilcoxen WILCOXSON,   b. Abt 1796,   d. Bef 1832, Green County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 5 Feb 1814  Green County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Harriet SHIRLEY,   b. 15 Jul 1834, Orange County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1894, Daughtery, Murray County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1846  Carroll County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William Jefferson SHORT,   b. 8 Oct 1847, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1889, Killed Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     2. Isaac Green SHORT,   b. 8 Dec 1848, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1930, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Henry H SHORT,   b. 16 Jan 1851, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Sarah E SHORT,   b. 29 Sep 1852, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1892  (Age 39 years)
     5. John F SHORT,   b. 20 Sep 1854, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1925, Davis, Murray County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     6. Mary Mollie W SHORT,   b. 21 Mar 1857,   d. 24 Jun 1893  (Age 36 years)
     7. Robert P SHORT,   b. 2 Nov 1859, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1927  (Age 67 years)
     8. Charles David SHORT,   b. 31 May 1862, Osceola, St Claire County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1949, Davis, Murray County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +9. Nancy Josephine SHORT,   b. 31 May 1864, Ocgosos, Jasper County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1948, Clear Creek, Brown County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     10. Daniel Prophet SHORT,   b. 6 Jul 1866, Jasper, Joplin, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1946, Lubbock, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     11. Rufus SHORT,   b. 12 Mar 1869, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1928  (Age 59 years)
    Family ID F1699  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Nov 1846 - Carroll County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Oct 1900 - Brown County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Clear Creek Cemetary, Brown County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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