Edward T. Short & Virginia C. Prickett

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Family Group Report

Husband

Edward T. Short

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 14 Nov 1842 West Virginia  (birth-date from death-certificate)
Marriage 15 Nov 1869 Brown, Ohio  [ marriage license page 199 ]
Death 19 Jul 1928 Green Spring, Hampshire, West Virginia  [ death-certificate #8697 ]
Burial Springfield Hill Cemetery, Springfield, Hampshire, West Virginia  
his Father Jacob Short (born in W.Va.)
his Mother Sarah Smott (born in W.Va.)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Cerebral Thrombosis
Wife

Virginia "Jennie" C. Prickett

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Aug 1850 West Virginia  (birth month & year from 1900 census)
Death 1929  
Burial Springfield Hill Cemetery, Springfield, Hampshire, West Virginia  
her Father Eli R. Prickett
her Mother Nancy - - -
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M Claude A. Short b 20 Feb 1871 Hampshire, WV  [ birth-register page 22, line 73 ]  
m 7 Dec 1893 Fairmont, Marion, WV  [ marriage-license page 290 ] Viola V. Bennett
d      
2 M Ernest L. Short b 1 Nov 1874 Hampshire, WV  
m      
d 24 Dec 1925   bur: Springfield Hill Cem.
3 M Harry Short b 1879 (died at age 3-months and 2-days)  
d 12 Apr 1879 Hampshire, WV bur: Springfield Hill Cem.
4 F Edna G. Short
"Grace E."
b 27 Oct 1883 Hampshire, WV  [ birth-register page 98, line 24 ]  
m      
d      
5 M Earl L. Short b 13 Oct 1891 Hampshire, WV  [ birth-register page 146, line 22 ]  
d 25 Nov 1907 Hampshire, WV  [ death-register - line 36 ]  
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Edward T. Short Spouse: Virginia C. Prickett
Date / Place of Birth: 1842 / West Virginia Date / Place of Birth: 1850 / West Virginia
Date / Place of Death: 1928 / Hampshire / WV Date / Place of Death:  1929 /
Marriage Date / Place:  1869 / Brown, OH
1850 ST Va COUNTY: Hampshire Twp District No. 24 Pg# no. 388
8-year-old Edmond Short is with his parents, Jacob Short (age 30) and Sarah (age 37).
Siblings: James (age 12), George (age 10) and Catharine A. (age 7)
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Hampshire Twp Western District Pg# no. 273
16-year-old Edward Short is with his parents, Jacob L. Short (age 49) and Sarah (age 52) and sister, Catharine A. (age 14)
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Marion Twp Third Magisterial District Pg# no. 87
9-year-old Virginia C. Prickett is with her parents, Eli R. Prickett (age 34) and Nancy (age 36).
Siblings: Angeline J. (age 14), Sarah E. (age 11), Fernando F. (age 5) and Mary A. (age 3)
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Hampshire Twp Springfield Township Pg# no. 19
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Short, Jacob 61 Va Farmer; Real-Estate value $2500; Personal-Estate value $315.
", Sarah 60 Va Keeping House
", Kate 22 Va  
", Edward 28 Va Working on farm; married in Nov
", Gennie 19 Ohio Working on farm; married in Nov
Lines 18-22; Enum-Dwelling #134; Enum-Family #134
1870 ST OH COUNTY: Brown Twp Eagle Township Pg# no. 14
Jennie's parents: Eli Prickett (age 45) and Nancy (age 46). Siblings: Sarah (21), Fernando (15), and Mary (14)
(Jennie and Edward were married in Brown County, Ohio in Nov 1869).
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Hampshire ED ED:29; Springfield Township Pg# no. 27
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Short, Edward T. 38 WV WV-WV; married; Farmer
", Virginia C. (wife) 30 WV WV-WV; married; Keeping house
", Claude A. (son) 8 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Ernest L. (son) 6 WV WV-WV
Lines 10-13; Enum-Dwelling #197; Enum-Family #200
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Hampshire ED ED:32; Springfield District Pg# Sheet 5B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Short, Edward T. (head) 57 WV WV-WV; born Nov 1842; married-29-years; Farmer
", Jennie (wife) 49 WV WV-WV; born Aug 1850; married-29-years; 5-children-born / 5-living
", Grace E. (dau) 18 WV WV-WV; born Oct 1881; single
", Earl L. (son) 9 WV WV-WV; born Oct 1891; attended school 5 months during the year
Lines 51-54; Enum-Dwelling #86; Enum-Family #87; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #47
1910 ST MD COUNTY: Allegany ED ED:25; Union District Pg# Sheet 8A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Short, Edward T. (head) 67 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-39-years; Farmer, Truck Farm, Emp.
", Virginia C. (wife) 59 WV WV-OH; 1st-marriage; married-39-years
Lines 45-46; Enum-Dwelling #142; Enum-Family #154; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule #51
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Hampshire ED ED:53; Springfield Magisterial District Pg# Sheet 6A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Short, Edward T. (head) 78 WV WV-WV; married; none
", Jennie C. (wife) 69 WV WV-OH; married
Lines 7-8; Enum-Dwelling #105; Enum-Family #107; Owns-home; free-of-mortgage

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