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John Short

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Short, SV/PROG and Mary Edwards, SM/PROG
Husband of Margaret Catherina Short
Father of Jane Short
Brother of Mary Humphreys; Penelope Short; Frederick William Short; Selina Short; Joseph Short, Jnr. and 2 others

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About John Short

1820 British Settler

John Short 7, together with his parents and 3 siblings, were part of Sephton's Party of 344 people on the Aurora.

Party originated from London.

Departure Gravesend, 15 February 1820. Arrival Simon's Bay, 1 May 1820. Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth, 15 May 1820

Area allocated to the Party : Assegai Bush River, Salem

Children :

  • John Short 7
  • Mary Short 5
  • Penelope Short 3
  • Frederick William Short


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