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William Grancer Short
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Birth: May 15, 1766
Burke County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1851
Pound
Wise County
Virginia, USA

father: William Short III (1745-1787)

mother: Sarah Baugh (1745-1767)

Birth location is not verified. Some researchers believe he was born in eastern Virginia or Tennessee.

married ca 1790:
Elizabeth (Betsy) Bolling (1767-1809)
Their children:
Benjamin (Ben) Short (1792-1877)
Joseph D. Short (1793-?)
Virginia (Jenny) Jane Short Mullins (1793-1870)
Adam Short (1794-1867)
Charles Anderson Shortt (1799-1875)
Rebecca Short Burchfield (1800-ca 1875)
William Granville Short (1805-1879)
Elizabeth Short (1806-1845)
Nathaniel Short (1809-?)

married ca 1809:
Mary (Polly) Burchfield (1785-1832)
Their children:
Anne Short (ca 1810-?)
Daniel (Squire Dan) Henry Short (1812-1891)
Providence Short Bolling (1813-1865)
James (Beardy Jim) Tipton Short (1817-1884)
Alexander Short (1820-aft 1861)
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Birchfield Short (1785 - 1832)*
 
 Children:
  Providence Short Bolling (1813 - 1865)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Unmarked grave, but broken stone was found in shed near cemetery with William's birth & death date.
 
Burial:
Benjamin Bolling Cemetery
Flat Gap
Wise County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Tess Warnstaff
Originally Created by: Debbie Rowe Clarkston
Record added: Sep 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41850608
William Grancer Short
Added by: Eric Plumley
 
William Grancer Short
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Added by: Robin Miller
 
 
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- John
 Added: Apr. 12, 2014
May you rest in peace 5th great grandpa,Grancer. I send you my love, Angela
- Angela Stallard
 Added: Feb. 2, 2014

- Debbie Rowe Clarkston
 Added: Feb. 1, 2013
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