1. William Calvin Short; b. 23 Mar 1888 in Franklin Co., Missouri; m. Orena J. Smith; d. 8 October 1978 in Springfield, Greene Co., Missouri, at age 90.
Orena J. Smith was born on 13 Dec 1890. She died on 4 Apr 1978 at age 87.
Children of William Calvin Short and Orena J. Smith were:
Missouri. Jefferson City. Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics. Certificate of Death.
Missouri. Franklin County. 1900 US census, population schedule. Micropublication T623, roll 854. Washington DC: National Archives.
Missouri. Texas County. Pleasant Grove Cemetery.
Social Security Applications, 300 N. Green Street, Baltimore, Maryland: Social Security Administration.
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. Louis City Directory. St. Louis, Missouri: Polk-Gould Directory Co., 1922.
St. Louis, Missouri. Department of Veterans Affair - Regional Office, case 1412169.
Taped interview with William Calvin Short at home of Vernys Short Barber in St. Clair Missouri with by Harrell & Vernys Barber and Gene & Patsy Dixon on March 13, 1977.
Texas County Cemeteries / Volume 3 Clinton, Burdine, Sargent, Pierce & Date Townships. Houston, Missouri: Texas County Missouri Genealgical and Historical Society, 1983.