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James SHORT

James SHORT

Male 1827 - 1899  (72 years)

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  • Name James SHORT 
    Born 27 Mar 1827  Devon, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 27 May 1827  Werrington, Devon, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Fact 1873 
    James became paralyzed and was unable to farm his land. His wife carried on all farming operations on his behalf. She also took control of all of his affairs on his behalf. 
    Died 30 Oct 1899  Benalla, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    SHORT, James
    SHORT, James
    Death certificate
    Buried 31 Oct 1899  Devenish Cemetery, Goorambat, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    SHORT, James & SHORT, Elizabeth (nee Broom)
    SHORT, James & SHORT, Elizabeth (nee Broom)
    Person ID I5912  Short Family Tree Misc
    Last Modified 23 Aug 2017 

    Father William SHORT,   b. 1786, Bideford, Devon, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1869  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann SCOFFERN,   b. 1787, Werrington, Devon, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 28 Dec 1807  Launceston, Cornwall, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2062  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth BROOM,   b. 21 Sep 1824, Launceston, Cornwall, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1896, Benalla, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1851  Launceston, Cornwall, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Eliza SHORT,   b. 20 May 1850, Back Lane, Launceston, Cornwall, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1911, Devenish, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    +2. Joseph Broom SHORT,   b. 5 Mar 1855, Jika Jika, Pentridge, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1915, Geelong Hospital, Geelong, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +3. Samson SHORT,   b. 9 May 1857, Northcote, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1916, Mansfield, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +4. Mary Ann SHORT,   b. 1859, Mickleham, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1891, Wangaratta, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +5. William SHORT,   b. 1862, Kalkallo, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1935, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     6. Unnamed SHORT,   b. 1866, Werribee River, Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1866, Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Elizabeth Jane SHORT,   b. 1868, Bacchus Marsh, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948, Williamstown, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 23 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F2055  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Mar 1827 - Devon, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 27 May 1827 - Werrington, Devon, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Oct 1851 - Launceston, Cornwall, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Oct 1899 - Benalla, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 Oct 1899 - Devenish Cemetery, Goorambat, Victoria, AUSTRALIA Link to Google Earth
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