William Grancer Short
and Elizabeth Bolling

William Grancer Short b 15 May 1766 Rowan Co NC d 4 JUL 1851 Pound Gap, Wise Co VA; s/o William G Short and Sarah Baugh. William Grancer Short m. 1790 Burke Co NC to (1) Elizabeth Bolling b 8 MAR 1767 Buncombe Co NC; d/o Benjamin Bolling and Mary Phelps. Children of William Grancer Short and Elizabeth Bolling;

1. Benjamin Short b 1792 Burke Co NC d 1883 Wyoming Co WV; m. 1818 Wyoming Co WV to Elizabeth Stanley b 1799 NC; d/o Joseph Stanley and Olive Mullins. Child of Benjamin Short and Elizabeth Stanley;

i. Ollie Short b 1812 KY; m. 1 Sept 1830 Pike Co KY to John Mullins b 25 Apr 1808 Carter Co TN d 15 Apr 1900; s/o John Chunk Mullins and Nancy Gentry. Children of John Mullins and Ollie Short;

I. William Mullins b 1831 Pike Co KY; m. 1869 Shelby Creek, Pike Co KY to Lucinda Fleming b 1848 Shelby Creek, Pike Co KY; d/o William Whiskey Bill Fleming and Elizabeth Mullins. Child of William Mullins and Lucinda Fleming; I.a. Florance Fleming b 1880 Wise Co VA; m. 17 Apr 1895 Dickenson Co VA to Cornelius Vanover b 23 May 1875 Wise Co VA d 7 Feb 1957 George's Fork, Dickenson Co VA; s/o Wesley Y Vanover and Martha Jane Fleming.

II. John Mullins b abt 1836 KY

III. Allice Allie Mullins b 1837 KY

IV. Ollie Mullins b abt 1840 KY

V. Elizabeth Mullins b abt 1845 KY

VI. William Mullins b abt 1849 KY

VII. Nancy Mullins

VIII. Mary Polly Mullins

IX. Rebecca Mullins

Benjamin Short m. 1869 Wyoming Co WV to Frances Fanny Ball; d/o John Ball and Wilmuth Unknown.

2. Adam Short b 1794 Grayson Co VA; m. 1835 TN to Cynthia Ferrell b abt 1817 NC. Children of Adam Short and Cynthia Ferrell;

i. Sterling Short b 1837 TN

ii. Elizabeth Short b 1839 Russell Co VA; m. John James Cline

iii. Nathan Short b abt 1841 Russell Co VA

iv. John Short b abt 1843 Russell Co VA; m. (1) Betty Cline. John Short m. abt 1883 to Amanda Maude Glandon b 1857 WV. John Short m. 10 Mar 1888 WV to Jane Mitchell b 1866 WV

v. Bejamin Short b abt 1844 Russell Co VA d 31 Mar 1927 Mogegan, McDowell Co WV; buried Baileysville, Wyoming Co WV; m. 1866 to Leah Blankenship b 1834 WV d 19 Nov 1922 Wyoming Co WV

3. Charles Anderson "Cash" Short b 1799 Burke Co NC d abt 1875 Catlettsburg, Boyd Co KY; m. 15 Apr 1819 Floyd Co KY to Sarah Ann Mullins b 1801 Buncombe Co NC d 1875 Catlettsburg, Boyd Co KY; d/o James Booker Mullins and Nancy Stanley.

4. Rebecca Short b 1800 Burke Co NC

5. Joseph D. Short b 1802 Burke Co NC

6. Virginia Jane Short b 1803 Burke Co NC

7. William Granville Short b 1805 Burke Co NC d 30 Aug 1857 West Liberty, Morgan Co KY; buried Grassy Creek, Morgan Co KY; m. abt 1824 KY to Rachel Henrietta Brooks b abt 1816 NC d abt 1879 West Liberty, Morgan Co KY; buried Grassy Creek, Morgan Co KY

8. Elizabeth Short b 1808 Russell Co VA


William Grancer Short
and Margaret Birchfield

William Grancer Short b 15 May 1766 Rowan Co NC d 4 JUL 1851 Pound Gap, Wise Co VA; s/o William G Short and Sarah Baugh. William Grancer Short m. 1809 to (2) Margaret Birchfield b 1785 Buncombe Co NC; d/o Lydia Birchfield. Children of William Grancer Short and Margaret Birchfield;

1. Providence Short b 1813 NC d 1865; buried Jeremiah Bolling Cem., Pound, Wise Co VA; findagrave #72399917; m. 18 Jan 1850 Letcher Co KY to Jeremiah Jerry Bolling b 26 Dec 1809 Russell Co VA (now Wise Co VA) d 1894 Flat Gap, Wise Co VA; s/o Jeremiah Bolling and Sarah Sally Ward.

2. Daniel Henry Short b 1812 Robinson, Wise Co VA m. 1829 Perry Co KY to Leah Baker b 1812 Russell Co VA d 23 May 1880 Wise Co VA; d/o James Walter Baker and Elizabeth Shepherd.

3. James Tipton Beardy Jim Short b 20 Oct 1820 Russell Co VA d 29 Dec 1884 Wise Co VA; m. abt 1837 to Nancy Milbourn b 4 Jun 1819 Sullivan Co TN d 11 Feb 1887 Wise Co VA.

4. Alexander Alex Short b 1822 KY; m. 4 Oct 1845 Letcher Co KY to Caroline Brooks

5. Anna Short b 1833 VA


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