- Born: 22 Aug 1815, Virgina, USA 401,464
- Marriage: William David Short on 13 Mar 1832 in Louisa, Lawrence Co, Kentucky, USA 452,464
- Died: 13 Sep 1888, Lawrence Co, Kentucky, USA 401
- Buried: Rice-Compton Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Kentucky, USA 465
The author's 3rd Great-Grandmother
1880 Census, Lawrence County, KY: Districe 46 SHORT, William, W, M, 67, Farmer, VA, VA, VA Emily, W, F, 68, Wife, Keeping House, IN, VA, VA David J., W, M, 22, Son, Laborer, KY, VA, IN
RESIDENCE: Emily and William resided on a farm north of Louisa, KY."
Emily married William David Short, son of Thomas Short and Jemima Chapman, on 13 Mar 1832 in Louisa, Lawrence Co, Kentucky, USA 452.,464 (William David Short was born in 1813 in Virgina, USA,464 died in 1899 and was buried in Rice-Compton Cemetery, Lawrence Co, Kentucky, USA 465.)
Marriage performed by Richard Chambers who was Emily's uncle and a member of the County Court. (Richard was married to Mary (Polly) Garred.