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Mary A SHORTELL

Female 1834 - 1912  (77 years)


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  • Name Mary A SHORTELL  [1
    Born 24 May 1834  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Address Address:
    140 Essex Street
    Salem, MA 
    Died 11 Mar 1912  Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Funeral Mass 13 Mar 1912  Immaculate Conception Church, Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence at Death 140 Essex Street, Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    _MDCL attended 3/9-3/11 2pm Stephen H. Simon (informant)  [6
    Buried 13 Mar 1912  Harmony Grove Cemetery, Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I025  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2012 

    Father Patrick SHORTELL,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Mother Ann PURCELL,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Family ID F029  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Stephen Augustas SIMON,   b. 20 Oct 1821, Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1908, 140 Essex Street, Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1857  St. James Church, Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • "St. James Catholic Church"
    Children 
     1. Stephen Henry SIMON,   b. 25 Dec 1873, 140 Essex Street, Salem, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1956, 981 Hale Street, Beverly Farms, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. John A. SIMON,   b. 1858,   d. 1888  (Age 30 years)  [Natural]
     3. Sarah R. SIMON,   b. 1860,   d. 1876  (Age 16 years)  [Natural]
     4. Francis B. SIMON,   b. Between 1862 and 1863,   d. 19 Dec 1887  (Age ~ 26 years)
     5. Annie B. SIMON,   b. 1870,   d. 1871  (Age 1 years)  [Natural]
     6. Gertrude M. SIMON,   d. Aft 1956
     7. Mary G. SIMON,   d. UNKNOWN  [Natural]
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2012 
    Family ID F018  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 May 1834 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Oct 1857 - St. James Church, Salem, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Mar 1912 - Salem, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFuneral Mass - 13 Mar 1912 - Immaculate Conception Church, Salem, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence at Death - - 140 Essex Street, Salem, MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 13 Mar 1912 - Harmony Grove Cemetery, Salem, MA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Mary A. Simon, widow of Stephen A. Simon, died at her home, 140 Essex Street this morning (March 11, 1912). Her husband was for many years the well known confectioner, and she carried on the business after his death. She leaves a son, Henry Simon, who still continues the business, a daughter, Mrs. Gertrude Whitcomb of Beverly, and three grandchildren. (from her obituary in the Salem Evening News, Monday, March 11, 1912.)

  • Sources 
    1. [S02055] Death Record of Mary Shortell, (Massachusetts Department of Vital Statistics), 1912/85/283.
      "Mary A Shortell"

    2. [S02055] Death Record of Mary Shortell, (Massachusetts Department of Vital Statistics), 1912/85/283.
      "died @ 77y, 9m,16d" = born 5/24/1834, NOTE: also says born 5/24/1835, but this does not add up

    3. [S02210] Gravestone of Stephen A Simon et al.
      "1834 Mary A. his wife 1912"

    4. [S02055] Death Record of Mary Shortell, (Massachusetts Department of Vital Statistics), 1912/85/283.

    5. [S02055] Death Record of Mary Shortell, (Massachusetts Department of Vital Statistics).
      place of death: 140 Essex Street, Salem, MA
      MA VS death-1912/85/283

    6. [S02055] Death Record of Mary Shortell, (Massachusetts Department of Vital Statistics).

    7. [S02376] Marriage Record of Stephen A Simon and Mary Shurtill, online: Salem 1857 108 281 Marriage .
      "Mary Shurtill", (both reside in Salem)