Bio: Short, Hennetti "Nettie"

Contact: Sharon Short G

Surnames: Short, Green, Clifford, Cahill


----Sources: Family Records

Hennetti "Netti" Short was born 2 Aug 1862 in Pine Valley Township, Clark Co., WI, the fourth child of Washington and Lydia Green Short. Magarett Lynch was the mid-wife.

Netti Short married John W. Clifford in Stevens Point, Portage Co., WI at the Roman Catholic Church on 15 Sept 1880. John W. Clifford was born 10 Mar 1834 in Boston, MA, son of William and Anna Nugent Clifford. (William Clifford was born 10 Mar 1834 in Nenagh, County Tipperary, Ireland and immigrated to Boston in 1852. Anna Nugent was born in Ireland. William, Anna and children moved to Stevens Point in 1864.)John W. Clifford died on 24 Dec 1917 in Stevens Point, WI.

John and Netti Short Clifford had five children, two dying in infancy, all born in Stevens Point. John William "Will" Clifford, born 26 Feb 1889; Myron J. Clifford born 1 July 1891; Kathlene Clifford born 28 Mar 1903, died of Hodgkins Disease on 10 Nov 1931 in Milwaukee, WI at the home of her brother John, funeral and burial at Stevens Point at St. Stephen's. (Kathlene married Hawley S. Cahill, mayor of Whitefish Bay, in April 1928 in Milwaukee, no children.)

Myron Clifford was living in Los Angeles, CA in 1931. Family has it that Netti Short Clifford moved to CA after Kathlene's death where it is assumed she also died.



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