Short, John b1770 Stokes County, North Carolina
Short, William A. s/o John Israel Short and Dorcas Tabitha Brown, married Francis Marion Adams on 10 November 1889.
DOB: 22 November 1867 in Crawford County, Missouri
DOD: 12 March 1932; Boss Cemetery, Boss, Missouri
Spouse: Francis Marion Adams, d/o Monroe "Roe" Adams and Rebecca A. Fennison
DOB: 17 April 1868
DOD: 4 August 1951 in Boss Missouri at her daughter's home, Bertha Cover.
Resting place: Boss Cemetery, Boss, Missouri
16 Children: Elmer, Bertha md. Frank Cover; Laura 1) Farmer 2) Kindle; Myrtle 1) Farmer 2) Hancock; Pearly md. Dallas Hutson; Lola md. Lee Hutson; Susie Francis md. Noah David Hedrick; Thomas; Elvie C.; Howard; James, 5 children Winnie; Jesse; and 3 infants.
Short, Susie Francis married Noah David Hedrick 31 August 1917 near Boss, Missouri.
DOB: 17 February 1899 near Boss, Missouri
DOD: November 19, 1983 in Salem, Missouri
Children: Roy Lavern Hedrick d. 18 years old due to complications secondary to Appendicitis, Delmar Ray Hedrick d. age 2 years of Diphtheria, Joycee Maxine Brooks 1) married Joseph Clarence Brooks, 2) Bruce Brooks, Velva Jean Smith married Glenn Garrett Smith.