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Percy Lewis SHORT

Percy Lewis SHORT

Male 1884 - 1955  (~ 70 years)

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  • Name Percy Lewis SHORT 
    Born Oct 1884  Cirencester, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1891  Cirencester, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 21 Feb 1955  Lismore, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 22 Feb 1955 
    Person ID I8235  Short Family Tree
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2016 

    Father Percy SHORT,   b. Mar 1859, Bagendon, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1932, Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Whiteman SCRIVENS,   b. 1861, Duntisbourne Abbots, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1880  Cirencester, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F2610  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lilian Annie SANSUM,   b. Mar 1884, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1975, Queensland, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years) 
    Married 21 May 1907  Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Donald Graham SHORT,   b. 14 Mar 1908, Norwich, Norfolk, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1971, Brisbane, Queensland, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +2. Gordon Lewis SHORT,   b. 28 Nov 1916, Brisbane, Queensland, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1998, Brisbane, Queensland, AUSTRALIA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F2611  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1884 - Cirencester, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1891 - Cirencester, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 May 1907 - Bristol, Gloucestershire, ENGLAND Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Feb 1955 - Lismore, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    SHORT, Percy Lewis
    SHORT, Percy Lewis
    SHORT, Percy Lewis
    SHORT, Percy Lewis

    News
    Alleged False Pretences
    Alleged False Pretences
    In the City Police Court yesterday Charles Anderson, otherwise known as Charles Downs (40), carpenter, was charged with having on April 20, by falsely pretending to Percy Lewis Short that he was the owner of an unencumbered sedan motor car, which he purported to sell to Short, obtained from Short ?120, with intent to defraud.
    Defendant was remanded until May 17.
    Mr. P. M. Hishon, C.P.M., was on the Bench. Detective Sergeant T. W.
    Harold prosecuted.
    Charge of Fraud Proved
    Charge of Fraud Proved
    Jury recommends mercy.
    Year's Gaol For Theft
    Year's Gaol For Theft
    Percy Lewis Short, 54, salesmanman, was found guilty of having, on June 16, 1938, stolen ?65, the property of Frank William Crane, was sentenced to 12 months' imprisonment with hard labour by Mr. Justice Henchman in the Criminal Court yesterday.
    Mr. J. A. Sheehy prosecuted, and Mr T. D. McCawley (instructed by Messrs. Delaney and King) appeared for Short.
    Prisoners Sentenced
    Prisoners Sentenced
    Fraud and Valueless Cheques
    Defective Bookkeeping.
    Defective Bookkeeping.
    A Fraudulent Clerk

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] FreeBDM, (www.freebmd.org.uk), Mar 1880.
      Volume: 6a
      Page: 535