Posted By:Marlene C Carpenter
Subject:Earhart-Shortness 1850 MO
Post Date:April 29, 2002 at 12:35:52
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In 1850 Federal Census - George C EARHART age 15 b OH, Rachel A EARHART age 13 b OH, and Philip EARHART age 10 b OH were residing in Nodoway Twp , Andrew Co., MO with Harmon SHORTNESS age 23, carpenter, b VA. The EARHART children were the orphan children of John Brendel EARHART d 1847 and Rachel (CURRY) SHORTNESS d Aug 1849 Andrew Co., MO. Harmon Shortness was son of Rachel CURRY by her first husband (SHORTNESS). Harmon was appointed guardian of his EARHART half siblings in Sept. 1949.