THE DESCENDANTS OF HIRAM SHORT

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                              Don Norman

 

1.HIRAM SHORT

 

    Hiram Short was born about 1830.  He married Eliza McCoy.

 

Children of Hiram and eliza (McCoy) Short.

 

  2.  (1). Albert

 

  3.  (2). Presley

 

  4.  (3). Whetzel                 b.c.     1868

         m.Elizabeth Ann Buchanan

 

  5.  (4). Ida Florence            b.Dec 12 1870   d.Feb  3 1945

         m.Anderson Monroe McKown

 

  6.  (5). Nettie                  b.c.     1873

 

  7.  (6). Olive Victoria          b.Feb 22 1875   d.May 11 1958

         m.Harry Dillon McKown

 

  8.  (7). Nora

         m.----- Hines

 

  9.  (8). Nancy

         m.------ Springston

 

 

4.WHETZEL SHORT     1.HIRAM SHORT

 

    Whetzel Short, a son of Hiram and eliza (McCoy) Short, was born

about 1868.  He married Elizabeth Ann Buchanan.  Elizabeth was a

daughter of Joshua and Elvilda (Buchanan) Buchanan.

 

Known children of Whetzel and Elizabeth Ann (Buchanan) Short.

 

 10.  (1). Hiram Lee               b.c.     1895

         m.Lucy Wyoma Boggs

 

 

5.IDA FLORENCE SHORT      1.HIRAM SHORT

 

    Ida Florence Short, a daughter of Hiram and Eliza (McCoy) Short,

was born December 11, 1870 and died February 3, 1945. She married

Anderson Monroe McKown December 25, 1889.  Anderson, a son of Ephriam

and Mary Jane (Payne) McKown, was born in Roane County WV February 3,

1868 and died May 9, 1950.

 

Children of Anderson Monroe and Ida Florence (Short) McKown.

 

 11.  (1). Lionel Albert           b.Oct 25 1890   d.Jul 19 1959

         m.Vera Douglas Nov 21 1915

         m.Gale (Jarvis) Belcher

 

 12.  (2). Iva Dulcie              b.Dec 17 1891   d.Jan 19 1979

         m.Roy R. Pence

 

 13.  (3). Ursula                  b.Aug  7 1894   d.Jun 19 1979

         m.Sherman Ira Knight

 

 14.  (4). Harvey Dillon           b.Feb 14 1897   d.Mar  4 1865

         m.Alpha Lowe

 

 15.  (5). Hazel                   b.Mar 25 1904

 

 

7.OLIVE VICTORIA SHORT     1.HIRAM SHORT

 

    Olive Victoria Short, a daughter of Hiram and Eliza (McCoy) Short,

was born February 22, 1875 and died May 11, 1950.  She married Henry

Dillon McKown April 3, 1897.  Henry, a son of Ephriam and Mary Jane

(Payne) McKown, was born in Roane County WV March 20, 1871 and died

June 19, 1944.

 

Children of Henry Dillon and Olive Victoria (Short) McKown.

 

 16.  (1). Eva Lee (foster child)  b.Feb 22 1898   d.Sep  6 1987

         m.David Shelby Somerville Apr 29 1922

 

 17.  (2). Flora Florence          b.Mar 23 1898   d.Aug  5 1898

 

 18.  (3). Laurent Leland          b.Mar  1 1903   d.Jan  6 1952

         m.Darling L. Sheppard Jun 14 1931

 

 19.  (4). Kermit Anderson         b.Mar  2 1905   d.Sep 18 1986

         m.Justine (King) Tawney  Aug 24 1943

         m.Kathryn Gene Myers Feb 10 1950

 

 20.  (5). Carl Marvin             b.Feb  9 1907   d.Dec 13 1972

         m.Imogene Glendene Trout Dec 24 1933

 

 

10.HIRAM LEE SHORT     4.WHETZEL SHORT     1.HIRAM SHORT

 

    Hiram Lee Short, a son of Whetzel and Elizabeth Ann (Buchanan)

Short, was born about 1895 and died in Wood County WV January 25,

1978.  He married Lucy Wyoma Boggs.  Lucy, a daughter of James K. and

Margaret L. (Conley) Boggs, was born about 1900 and died in Wood

County September 16, 1987.

 

Children of Hiram Lee and Lucy Wyoma (Boggs) Short.

 

 21.  (1). William Dorsey          b.       1920

         m.Phyllis Dale Whited 1944

 

 22.  (2). Audra Marie             b. Apr 23 1922     d. Jan 19 2009

         m.Charles R. Flesher 1940

 

 23.  (3). Margarette Susan         b.       1924

         m.Bernard Sines 1941

         m.Lewis L. Keith 1946

 

 

21.WILLIAM DORSEY SHORT     10.HIRAM LEE SHORT     4.WHETZEL SHORT    

1.HIRAM SHORT

 

    William Dorsey Short, a son of Hiram Lee and Lucy Wyoma (Boggs)

Short, was born in 1920.  He served ins the US Army from 1943 to 1946. 

 

He married Phyllis Dale Whited in 1944.  Phyllis is a daughter of

Nester A. and Lela Whited.

 

Children of William Dorsey and Phyllis Dale (Whited) Short.

 

 24.  (1). Deborah Ann

         m.------ Alsup

 

 

22.AUDRA MARIE SHORT     10.HIRAM LEE SHORT     4.WHETZEL SHORT    

1.HIRAM SHORT

 

    Audra Marie Short, a son of Hiram Lee and Lucy Wyoma (Boggs) Short, was born in Roane County WV April 23, 1922 and died in Jackson County WV January 19, 2009.  She married Charles R. Flesher in 1940. Charles is a son of Hoyt and Lillie (Lott) Flesher.

 

Children of Charles R. and Audra Marie (Short) Flesher.

 

 25.  (1). Sandra Kay

         m. Glen Brown

 

 26.  (2). Charlene Rae

         m. Stan Johnson

 

 27.  (3). Charlotte Fay

         m.------ Ash

 

 

23.MARGARETTE SUSAN SHORT    10.HIRAM LEE SHORT     4.WHETZEL SHORT    

1.HIRAM SHORT

 

    Margarette Susan Short, a daughter of Hiram Lee and Lucy Wyoma

(Boggs) Short, was born in 1924.  She married Bernard Sines in 1941. 

They divorced in 1943.

    Margarette married Lewis L. Keith in 1946.  Lewis is a son of

Francis E. and Beulah (White) Keith.

 

Children of Bernard and Margarette Susan (Short) Sines.

 

 28.  (1). Larry Lee

 

Children of Lewis L. and Margarette Susan (Short) [Sines] Keith.

 

 29.  (1). Connie Lou

         m.------ Barry

 

 30.  (2). Lewis Edwin

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"Roane County WV Family History 1989" p.310

Norman, Don, "The Descendants of Andrew McKown"

“NewsandSentinel.com” Parkersburg, WV Jan 20 2009