Lucy Pearl Deskins

September 1897–18 October 1971 (Age 74)
,, Virginia, USA

The Life of Lucy Pearl

When Lucy Pearl Deskins was born in September 1897, her father, John Witten Deskins, was 42 and her mother, Ada Zumach Ratliff, was 36. She married William Cleveland Shortridge on 15 May 1914, in Grundy, Buchanan, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 18 October 1971, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

William Cleveland Shortridge
1887–1951
Lucy Pearl Deskins
1897–1971
Marriage: 15 May 1914
Helen Edythe Shortridge
1915–1975
Wilvia Gertrude Shortridge
1917–1994
June Kathleen Shortridge
1919–2010
Mabel Nell Shortridge
1921–1973
Harold Pervie Shortridge
1923–1977
Robert Herschel Shortridge
1926–2001
John William Shortridge
1928–2008
Joseph Frank Shortridge
1935–1996

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 May 1914
Grundy, Buchanan, Virginia, United States
children

(8)

    Helen Edythe Shortridge

    Female1915–1975Female

    Wilvia Gertrude Shortridge

    Female1917–1994Female

    June Kathleen Shortridge

    Female1919–2010Female

    Mabel Nell Shortridge

    Female1921–1973Female

    Male1923–1977Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Witten Deskins

    Male1855–1935Male

    Ada Zumach Ratliff

    Female1860–1935Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

Name Meaning

Most probably a variant of Irish Diskin .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lucy Shortridge in household of Bill Shortridge, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lucy P Shortridge in household of William Shortridge, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lucy P Shortridge in household of William M Shortridge, "United States Census, 1920"

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