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Short surname from Pa.

Short surname from Pa.

Posted: 24 Sep 2000 12:00PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 1 Jul 2001 11:31PM GMT
Surnames: Short, Bridge, Glass, Conner
I'm looking for any information on my Short line....
John Short Sr married twice
first wife unknown
to first marrage two sons.
Jacob married to Sybilla Kuhn
John Jr married to Mary Ann Conner or Connor
Second marriage to Juila Glass
A son
Peter married to Barbara A. Bridge
Said to be from around these areas
Derry , New Derry, New Florence, Blairsville, Johnstown, Bolivar and areas around these.....
Can anyone help me?
You can E-mail me at LLLORENSEN@KTIS.NET
Thank You Barb

Re: Short surname from Pa.

Posted: 12 Apr 2002 4:16PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 22 Aug 2002 10:58PM GMT
Surnames: Bridge, Short, Ruffner
Barbara Ann Bridge (John Peter Bridge, Henry Bridge, Matthais Bruck) b 9/2/1840 in New Derry, Westmoreland Co., PA. Died 1/30/1917 in New Derry.
Married Peter Short 8/27/1871 in St. Simon & Jude Church.
Annie Matilda b. 1863
Julie Catherine b. 7/8/1864 in Derry Township, d. 1945 in Latrobe, PA, married ? Sloan
Ida b. 1866, d. 1877
John Andrew b. 1866, d. 1956
Samuel Martin b. 1868
Charles Edward b. 1871, d. 1968
Peter James b. 1873, d. 1963
Mary Theresa b. 4/30/1875, d. 1/18/1954 married Ambrose Kintz
Joseph Alfred b. 1877, d. 1976
Margaret E. b. 1880

Barbara's sister Catherine b. 1841 married John C. Short b. abt 1839 in Derry Township
They had several children: Harry, Denny, Charles and Anna and perhaps three others whose given names I don't have.

Elizabeth Bridge, another sister, b. 10/24/1835 married James L. Ruffner. Their daughter, Catherine Jane Ruffner, b. 8/20/1857, married Albert Short b. 1849 in Derry.

Maury Bridge

Re: Short surname from Pa.

Barbara Lorensen (View posts)
Posted: 12 Apr 2002 11:53PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Short
Great to hear from you..I will mail you at your e-mail address and we can talk more Barb
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