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SHORTLEY, Samuel, 1873-1944


Posted By: Cindy Englan Wentz (email)
Date: 5/2/2017 at 12:53:52

S. Shortly, 70, Former County Recorder, Dies

New Hampton — Funeral services for Samuel Shortly, 70, were to be held Tuesday morning at St. Joseph’s church with the Rev. J. J. Leen, pastor, officiating. Mr. Shortley died Saturday after a long illness.

Mr. Shortley was born on May 28, 1873, in New Hampton, the son of Robert and Eliza Twamley Shortley. He married Agnes Mary Wentz. Mr. Shortley served 2 terms as Chickasaw county recorder. After that he farmed for a number of years, retiring last year. Besides his widow, a daughter and 2 sons survive.

SOURCE:Published Tuesday, 01 Feb 1944
Mason City Globe-Gazette

Transcriber's Note: Sam’s surname is spelled Shortley, not Shortly.


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