Short Family History & Genealogy
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Short Surname History
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Short Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Short can be complicated to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Short may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Short Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Short come may come from a trade, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these profession-based family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many modern names like Short are inspired by religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and other related texts. Often these surnames relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Short Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Short were transliterated based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Short. Surnames like Short vary in their pronunciation and spelling as they travel across communities, family lines, and languages across time. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Short family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Short Family Tree
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- Catherine Jane (Short) Peckenpaugh 1850 - ?
- Ann Short 1909 - ?
- Carol Short 1937 - ?
- Joanne Short 1940 - ?
- William Short Clotfelter 1817 - ?
- Margaret Jane Short 1841 - ?
- Andrew Short
- ? ?Short? 1850 - ?
- Lester Short 1899 - ?
- Ida J (Smith) Short 1902 - ?