Descendants of
Aaron Short



Parents & Siblings

Doug's Genealogy


Short Generation # 6

1. Aaron Short; b. circa 1799 in North Carolina; m. Mariah Wall, daughter of Simon Wall and Mary Wells, 7 Aug 1823 in Franklin Co., Missouri; m. Harriett King 17 Oct 1839 in Franklin Co., Missouri, with Samuel Short, Justice.officiating; d. circa 1854 in Franklin Co., Missouri.

Mariah Wall was born circa 1799 in North Carolina. She died between Apr 1836 and Oct 1839 in Franklin Co., Missouri,. M.

Children of Aaron Short and Mariah Wall were as follows:

Harriett King was born circa 1820. She married Anthony Scobbal on 16 Mar 1854 in Franklin Co., Missouri, with Plato Cole officiating.

Children of Aaron Short and Harriett King all b. in Franklin Co., Missouri, were as follows:


Short Generation # 5

3. Miranda Short; b. 1826 in Missouri; m. William Perry Lewis, son of Daniel Lewis and Abigail Brown, circa 1841 in Franklin Co., Missouri; d. 1892.

William Perry Lewis was born on 8 Apr 1821 in Alabama. He died on 20 Apr 1908 in Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 87.

Children of Miranda Short and William Perry Lewis were as follows:

4. Rebecca Jane Short; b. 11 Apr 1836 in Missouri; m. David Crocket Taylor 18 Apr 1854 in Franklin Co., Missouri, with Plato Cole, Justice officiating. The record names them as Becky Short married David Taillor; d. 1 Feb 1918 at age 81.

David Crocket Taylor was born circa 1835 in Indiana. He died before 14 Jun 1880.

Children of Rebecca Jane Short and David Crocket Taylor all b. in Missouri were as follows:

7. John C. Short; b. 26 Jun 1847 in Franklin Co., Missouri; m. Matilda S. Belew, daughter of Joseph Belew and Sarah Dixon, 24 Dec 1869 in Franklin Co., Missouri, with P. Cole JP officiating; d. 14 Aug 1908 in Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 61.

Matilda S. Belew was born on 27 Jul 1850 in Missouri. She died on 19 Sep 1919 in Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 69.

Children of John C. Short and Matilda S. Belew were as follows:

9. Pleasant N. Short; b. circa 1853 in Franklin Co., Missouri; m. Flora Powell 9 Mar 1875 in Franklin Co., Missouri.

Flora Powell was born circa 1853.

Children of Pleasant N. Short and Flora Powell were as follows:


Short Generation # 4

12. William Perry Lewis; b. 10 Sep 1859; m. Mary Edna Murphy circa 1877 in Franklin Co., Missouri; d. 10 May 1920 at age 60.

Mary Edna Murphy was born circa 1850. She died on 20 Dec 1901 in Tulare, South Dakota.

Children of William Perry Lewis and Mary Edna Murphy were as follows:

13. Simon Lewis; b. circa 1862.

Children of Simon Lewis include:

17. Stephen A. Taylor; b. circa 1858 in Missouri; m. Mary Elizabeth Short, daughter of Squire Woodford Short and Jane Lewis.

Mary Elizabeth Short was born circa 1853 in Missouri.

Children of Stephen A. Taylor and Mary Elizabeth Short were as follows:

18. Jerimiah Taylor; b. 16 Dec 1862 in Missouri; m. Mary Catherine Owens Dec 1899; d. 23 May 1932 at age 69.

Mary Catherine Owens was born on 29 Jan 1866 in Jefferson Co., Missouri. She died on 6 Apr 1944 in at her home, St. Clair, Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 78.

Children of Jerimiah Taylor and Mary Catherine Owens were:

19. Maria E. Taylor; b. Aug 1870 in Missouri; m. Jno Lewis circa 1886.

Jno Lewis was born on 8 May 1864 in Missouri. He died on 4 May 1923 at age 58.

Children of Maria E. Taylor and Jno Lewis all b. in Missouri were as follows:

20. Clara Belle Short; b. 20 Oct 1871 in Franklin Co., Missouri; m. James Edward Napier 9 Apr 1894 in Franklin Co., Missouri, with J. E. Short officiating. Both are from Pacific, Missouri; d. 24 Feb 1916 in Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 44.

James Edward Napier was born in 1866. He died in 1940.

Children of Clara Belle Short and James Edward Napier were as follows:

22. Aaron P. Short; b. Mar 1873 in Franklin Co., Missouri; m. Tibbie B. Johnson 22 Jan 1899 in Franklin Co., Missouri. The groom was from Lonedell and the bride Moselle; d. circa 1943 in Franklin Co., Missouri.

Tibbie B. Johnson was born on 22 Nov 1875 in Missouri. She died in Oct 1969 at age 93.

Children of Aaron P. Short and Tibbie B. Johnson all b. in Missouri were as follows:

23. Henry Joseph Short; b. 22 Feb 1875 in Franklin Co., Missouri; m. Minnie M. Oakes 26 Aug 1903 in Franklin Co., Missouri. Both were residing in St. Clair with bride's father giving consent; d. 15 Sep 1933 in Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 58.

Minnie M. Oakes was born on 19 Jul 1888. She died on 29 Mar 1952 in Oak Grove Baptist Cemetery, Lonedell, Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 63.

Children of Henry Joseph Short and Minnie M. Oakes all b. in Missouri were as follows:

24. John Walter Short; b. 28 Oct 1878 in Franklin Co., Missouri; m. Carrie M. Bishop 1 Feb 1906 in Mt Hope, Franklin Co., Missouri; d. 2 Jun 1933 in Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 54.

Carrie M. Bishop was born on 9 Feb 1884 in Missouri. She died on 12 Oct 1968 in Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 84.

Children of John Walter Short and Carrie M. Bishop were as follows:

25. Robert R. Short; b. Apr 1880; m. Nannie J. (-?-); d. 1933 in Franklin Co., Missouri.

Nannie J. (-?-) was born on 6 Apr 1887. She died in Dec 1971 at age 84.

Children of Robert R. Short and Nannie J. (-?-) were:

26. Clarence E. Short; b. 9 Jan 1882 in Missouri; m. Margaret E. Williams 11 Dec 1907 in Franklin Co., Missouri. The groom was from Mt Hope amd bride from Lonedell; d. 24 Jan 1945 in Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 63.

Margaret E. Williams was born on 4 Jan 1888 in Missouri. She died on 14 Dec 1940 in Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 52.

Children of Clarence E. Short and Margaret E. Williams all b. in Missouri were as follows:

28. Ethel Dante Short; b. 13 Jul 1885 in Franklin Co., Missouri; m. William King, son of Richard King and Fannie Gullet, circa 1908 in Franklin Co., Missouri. This license may have been returned unused; d. 18 Jun 1962 in Franklin Co., Missouri, at age 76.

William King was born on 5 Oct 1885 in St. Louis, Missouri. He died in Jun 1939 at age 53.

Children of Ethel Dante Short and William King were as follows:


Short Generation # 3

32. Leona Lewis; m. Doc. Andrew H. Boyd.

Doc. Andrew H. Boyd was born say 1875.

Children of Leona Lewis and Doc. Andrew H. Boyd were:

37. Homer Lewis; b. circa 1890.

Children of Homer Lewis include:

39. George Washington Lewis; m. Genievieve Malmady Craig.

There were no children of George Washington Lewis and Genievieve Malmady Craig.

Children of George Washington Lewis include:

44. John Edwin Taylor; b. circa 1880.

Children of John Edwin Taylor include:

46. Steve Jerimiah Taylor; b. 21 Jun 1884; d. 5 Dec 1947 at age 63.

Children of Steve Jerimiah Taylor include:

47. Anna Taylor; b. Dec 1892 in Missouri; m. (-?-) Barton.

Children of Anna Taylor and (-?-) Barton were as follows:

48. Jerimiah Brown Lewis; b. Jul 1887 in Missouri; m. Myrtte Elizabeth Bolin say 1913.

Myrtte Elizabeth Bolin was born circa 1896 in Missouri.

Children of Jerimiah Brown Lewis and Myrtte Elizabeth Bolin were as follows:

54. Herbert Napier; b. circa 1900; m. Rhoda (-?-).

Rhoda (-?-) was born circa 1900.

Children of Herbert Napier and Rhoda (-?-) are:

64. Delma M. Short; b. 27 Dec 1905 in Missouri; m. Clarence B. Young in Franklin Co., Missouri; d. 1 Jan 1994 at age 88.

Clarence B. Young was born on 11 Jul 1899. He died on 1 Nov 1992 at age 93.

Children of Delma M. Short and Clarence B. Young were as follows:

79. Frieda Marie King; b. circa 1909; m. Rev. Clyde Raymnond Ramey.

Rev. Clyde Raymnond Ramey was born circa 1905. He died circa 1981.

Children of Frieda Marie King and Rev. Clyde Raymnond Ramey are:

85. Hildred Mary King; b. 29 Jan 1920; m. Clovis Todisman circa 1938; d. May 1971 at age 51.

Clovis Todisman was born in Mar 1918.

Children of Hildred Mary King and Clovis Todisman were as follows:



Bibliography - descendants of Aaron Short

Goodspeed.History of Franklin, Jefferson. Chicago, Illinois: Goodspeed Publishing Co, 1888.

Kentucky. Hopkins County. 1810 U.S. census. Micropublication M252, roll 6. Washington DC: National Archives.

Lewis Family Committee.History of the Lewis Family 1635-1958. n.p.: n.pub.

Maryhelen Wilson, Lois Stanley, George F. Wilson and Missouri Taxpayer 1819-1826. n.p.: n.pub.

Missouri. Franklin County. 1830 U.S. census. Micropublication M19, roll 72. Washington DC: National Archives.

Missouri. Franklin County. 1840 U.S. census. Micropublication M704, roll 233. Washington DC: National Archives.

Missouri. Franklin County. 1850 U.S. census, population schedule. Micropublication M432, roll 399. Washington DC: National Archives.

Missouri. Franklin County. 1860 U.S. census. Micropublication M653, roll 619. Washington DC: National Archives.

Missouri. Franklin County. 1880 U.S. census, population schedule. Micropublication T9, roll 686. Washington DC: National Archives.

Missouri. Franklin County. 1900 US census, population schedule. Micropublication T623, roll 854. Washington DC: National Archives.

Missouri. Franklin County. 1910 US census, population schedule. Micropublication T624, roll 781. Washington DC: National Archives.

Missouri. Franklin County. 1920 US census, population schedule. Micropublication T625, roll 918. Washington DC: National Archives.

Missouri. Franklin County. Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery.

Missouri. Franklin County. County Clerks Office. Union. Marriage Records.

Missouri. Franklin County. Probate Court Records, 1848.

Missouri. Franklin County. Prospects Baptist Cemetery.

Missouri. Franklin County. Union. Franklin County Probate Court Building, Wills & Administration.

Missouri. Franklin County. Union. online at http://mosl.sos.state.mo.us/rec-man/archives/resources/bdrecords/franklin42215.pdf, Birth Records 1883-1887.

North Carolina. Guilford County. 1800 U.S. census. Micropublication M32, roll 31. Washington DC: National Archives.

Oak Grove Cemetery. Franklin County, Missouri.

Obituary. Unknown Newspaper, online http://boards.ancestry.com/ - Franklin County, Missouri Board.

Social Security Death Index, Inc., RootsWeb.Com, http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com. The SSDI component of RootsWeb is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration and is available by subscription from the U.S. Department of Commerce.

St. Clair Chronicle, St. Clair, Franklin County, Missouri.

St. Clair Missourian, St. Clair, Franklin Co., Missouri.

United States, General Land Office. Automated Records Project; Pre-1908 Homestead & Cash Entry Patents: Missouri. Bureau of Land Management - Eastern States: Springfield, Virginia with electronic image at www.glorecords.blm.gov.

Wideman, Lee & Ann, grave marker transcriptions. OddFellows Cemetery, St. Clair, MO. read April 2001 and posted to Franklin Co., MO List.





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