|Birth: ||Jan. 22, 1848|
|Death: ||Aug. 25, 1931|
Charles Franklin SHORB was born January 22, 1848, in Springfield, Ill., and departed this life at his home in Beaver county, Okla., on Tuesday, August 25, 1931, after a long illness. Charles was the oldest child of James A. and Lydia (McIntosh) Shorb.
At an early age he moved to Massillon, Ohio. He was married on August 18, 1868, to Miss Emma E. STULL. Charles and Emma left Ohio and headed southwest due to Charles' asthma leaving there in 1889 for Beaver county, where he made his home for 42 years, until death claimed him. Charles And Emma had eight children, six of whom are living: J. E. SHORB, Gate, Okla.; Ezra SHORB, Liberal, Kans.; W. E. SHORB, Herb SHORB and Mrs. Allie EWING, all of Range, Okla.; and Mrs. Pearl KETTELL, Delta, Colo.
Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock in the SHORB home with W. C. Bryan in charge. Interment was made at the Range cemetery.
Ochiltree County Herald (Perryton, TX)-August 27, 1931
Obit. provided by FAG contributor Sandra Sears.
Additional information provided by the Texas Co., OK Pictorial History, Pub. by the Guymon Daily Herald, 1996, p. 69 Picture of Mr. & Mrs. Charles F. Shorb in a buggy in 1910.
James Aloysius Shorb (1824 - 1913)
Lydia McIntosh Shorb (1824 - 1905)
Emma Anna Stoll Shorb (1852 - 1935)
William Elsworth Shorb (1869 - 1871)*
James Edwin Shorb (1871 - 1959)*
Ezra Shorb (1872 - 1956)*
Warren Clifford Shorb (1875 - 1948)*
Catherine Alice Shorb Ewing (1878 - 1965)*
Herbert Leroy Shorb (1881 - 1961)*
Elsie Luretta Shorb (1886 - 1887)*
Pearl Edna Shorb Kettell (1888 - 1954)*
Charles Franklin Shorb (1848 - 1931)
Henry McIntosh Shorb (1849 - 1937)*
Cyrus Shorb (1852 - 1861)*
Azariah Shorb (1853 - 1923)*
Clara McIntosh Shorb (1856 - 1861)*
Mary A Shorb (1857 - 1861)*
Lucinda E Shorb (1859 - 1861)*
Marion Shorb (1864 - 1875)*
Plot: To get to the Range Cemetery, go east on Highway 3 from Hardesty, Oklahoma about 5 miles to mile-marker 52, turn right (south), go to Road EE (about 4 miles) and turn left; follow the blacktop to the cemetery.
Maintained by: Glen Love
Originally Created by: Nareen, et al
Record added: Sep 12, 2004
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