Descendants of
Rebecca Ann Short

Parents & Siblings

Doug's Genealogy

Short Generation # 4

1. Rebecca Ann Short; b. 3 Jun 1849 in Franklin Co., Missouri; m. Silas Nathaniel Green Herrington 26 Dec 1869 in Jefferson Co., Missouri; d. 9 Jul 1914 in Houston, Texas Co., Missouri, at age 65.

Silas Nathaniel Green Herrington was born on 22 Mar 1841 in Jefferson Co., Missouri. He married Jane Beeler on 22 Nov 1860 in Jefferson County Mo, St. Louis Co., Missouri. He died on 4 Apr 1919 in Piney Township, Houston, Texas Co., Missouri, at age 78.

Children of Rebecca Ann Short and Silas Nathaniel Green Herrington were as follows:

Short Generation # 3

4. Mary Irene Herrington; b. 17 Mar 1873 in Houston, Texas Co., Missouri; m. Erastus Fernando Stroud 15 Oct 1893 in Texas Co., Missouri; d. 18 Aug 1933 at age 60.

Erastus Fernando Stroud was born on 18 Mar 1859 in Wilson Co., Tennessee.

Children of Mary Irene Herrington and Erastus Fernando Stroud were as follows:

6. Lucy Rebbeca Jane Herrington; m. Benfamin Franklin Lemmon; m. Al E. Steward.

Benfamin Franklin Lemmon was born circa 1875.

Children of Lucy Rebbeca Jane Herrington and Benfamin Franklin Lemmon were as follows:

Bibliography - descendants of Rebecca Ann Short

1870 Texas County, Missouri Federal Census (transcribed) Joan Kinkel. (Carthage, Missouri: Privately Published).

1880 Texas County, Missouri Federal Census (transcribed) Mildred F. Melton & Vera Rowe. (Houston, Missouri: Mildred F. Melton, 1990).

Melton, Mildred F., Texas County Marriage Records 1876-1888 Vol I - IV. Houston, Missouri: Mildred F. Melton, 199x.

Missouri. Jefferson City. Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics. Certificate of Death.

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

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

Missouri. Franklin County. Wills & Administration, 1860.

Preissle, Edward & Millie, Birth Register. Texas County, Missouri July 1883-March 1890 Book one & two. Houston, Missouri: Texas County Missouri Genealogical and Historical Society, 1983.

Rachel Donelson Chapter - Daughters of the American Revolution.Cemetery Records Texas County, Missouri Volume III. n.p.:, 1978-1979.

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Rebecca Ann Short

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Last Revised: November 23, 2001