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12 February 2008

SHORTT of Dumfries

Filed under: People — Stephen J F Plowman @ 14:28
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Major-General John Macourtie SHORTT HEICS

b.1803 m.1836 (Theresa Reynolds) d.1866

Or a griffin passant Azure on a chief ermine two chess rooks Gules

Sources:

1) Sir James Balfour Paul’s Scottish Ordinary -1873

2) London Gazette

Family details (not necessarily complete);


Major-General John Macourtie SHORTT HEICS

1. Charles Tindal SHORTT b.1837 m.1866
2. Capt John SHORTT RN b.1837
3. Walter Henry SHORTT b.1847
4. Mary Theresa SHORTT b.1840
5. Theresa SHORTT b.1841
6. Flora Lucy SHORTT b.1843

Sources:

1) Ancestry.co.uk

2) London Gazette

3) Burke’s landed Gentry

SHORT & SHORTT Armorial 

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