George W. SHORT

Male 1840 - 19 Jul1913


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  • Name George W. SHORT 
    Born 28 Jun 1840  Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Jul1913  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The death record of George W. Short cites age 73 years 21 days, a resident of Bow for 63 years, previous residence Lowell, Massachusetts, married, occupation Farmer, born 28 June 1840 in Lowell, Massachusetts, son of William P. Short, born Danville, Vermont, occupation Farmer, and Selenda M. Colby, born Bow, New Hampshire. Cause of death is valvular disease of heart for six months' duration, with meningitis of three days' duration as a contributing cause. A note on the bottom says "simple meningitis, caused terminal infection in arterio sclerosis and heart disease."
    Buried Alexander Cemetery, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13282  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 27 Dec 2011 

    Father William P. SHORT,   b. 1812,   d. 1882  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Selenda M. COLBY,   b. 3 Oct 1816, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1897  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 13 Mar 1839 
    Family ID F4228  Group Sheet

    Family Harriett A. MORGAN,   b. 8 Mar 1841, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1914  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1860 
    Children 
     1. Sarah W. SHORT,   b. 13 May 1866,   d. 1948  (Age 81 years)
     2. Stickney F. SHORT,   b. 31 Mar 1869,   d. 1930  (Age 60 years)
     3. Maggie M. SHORT,   b. 3 Dec 1872
     4. Henry SHORT
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2011 
    Family ID F4229  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jun 1840 - Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Jul1913 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Alexander Cemetery, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Headstone of George Short, Harriet Morgan, and their children Sarah (Short) Lane and Stickney Short
    Headstone of George Short, Harriet Morgan, and their children Sarah (Short) Lane and Stickney Short

  • Notes 
    • Colby genealogy: George W. Short was superintending school committee repeatedly, and on the board of education in 1980, '91, and '92.

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947