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Lydia A. Yerigan Short
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1832
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 6, 1904
Charles City
Floyd County
Iowa, USA

Lydia was the 5th of 11 children of Jacob and Hannah Yerigan. She came with her family from Ohio to Indiana about 1837.
She married March 21, 1848, in Frankfort, Indiana, Elihu Short.
Elihu was a farmer. He appears in the 1860 census of Owens Township, Clinton County, Indiana, but in 1870 and 1880 in Chickasaw, Iowa. His widow also appears in Chickasaw in 1900.

Children of Elihu and Lydia:
David Barner Short (1848-1935)
Ellen Short (1852-unk)
Alice Short Hilliard (1856-unk)
Ida or Jane Short (1859-unk)
John W. Short (1863-unk)
Nora Short (1869-unk) 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Yerigan (1799 - 1856)
  Hannah Yerigan (1804 - 1881)
 
 Spouse:
  Elihu Short (1821 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  David Barner Short (1848 - 1935)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ann Yerigan Hall (1824 - 1904)*
  Martha Yerigan Lee (1831 - ____)*
  Lydia A. Yerigan Short (1832 - 1904)
  Ida Emily Yearigan True (1832 - 1890)*
  Matthias E. Yerrigan (1835 - 1861)*
  Elizabeth Yerigan Wolf (1837 - 1876)*
  Sarah Yerigan (1838 - ____)*
  Catherine Yerigan Egner (1841 - ____)*
  Louisa Yerigan (1844 - 1846)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Carroll Cemetery
Bassett
Chickasaw County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Carl Bennett
Record added: May 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19420314
Lydia A. <i>Yerigan</i> Short
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