Shortridge, Samuel Milton

Shortridge, Samuel Milton

Male 1909 - 1993  (83 years)

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  • Name Shortridge, Samuel Milton 
    Born 20 Aug 1909  Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 9 Jan 1920  Tunis St, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 27 Jun 1988  Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 21 May 1993  Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 7
    Buried Ukiah Cemetery, Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I45572  Sackett | Descendants of Morton B. Sackett, b. c1813
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2017 

    Father Shortridge, Samuel Benton,   b. 5 May 1867, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1942, Fresno County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Wambold, Myrtle Lorena,   b. 25 Jun 1882, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1962, Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 14 Nov 1907  Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Children 4 children 
    Family ID F16813  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mosna, Alice Evangeline,   b. 7 Jul 1911, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1983, Mendocino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Shortridge, Donald Milton,   b. 18 Jun 1938, Willits, Mendocino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 2015, Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +2. Living
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F16825  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Aug 1909 - Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 9 Jan 1920 - Tunis St, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 27 Jun 1988 - Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 May 1993 - Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ukiah Cemetery, Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name: Samuel Milton Shortridge
      [Samuel M Shortridge]
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 20 Aug 1909
      Birth Place: Lakeport Lak, California
      Death Date: 21 May 1993
      Father: Samuel B Shortridge
      Mother: Myrtle L Wambold
      SSN: 545528766
      Notes: Aug 1955: Name listed as SAMUEL MILTON SHORTRIDGE; 28 May 1993: Name listed as SAMUEL M SHORTRIDGE

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S426] California Birth Index; 1905-1995 (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name: Samuel M Shortridge
      Birth Date: 20 Aug 1909
      Gender: Male
      Mother's Maiden Name: Wambold
      Birth County: Lake

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 25 Oct 2017.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 29011204
      https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=29011204

      Samuel Milton Shortridge
      Birth: Aug. 20, 1909
      Death: May 21, 1993

      Inscription:
      Husband of Alice E. Shortridge

      Burial:
      Ukiah Cemetery
      Ukiah
      Mendocino County
      California, USA

      Created by: Ancestry Seeker
      Record added: Aug 14, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 29011204

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 26 Oct 2017.
      Ukiah Daily Journal (Ukiah, California), 26 May 1993, page 16

      Samuel Milton Shortridge

      Samuel Milton Shortridge, 83, of Ukiah, died Friday, May 21, 1993 in a local convalescent hospital. At the request of Mr. Shortridge there will be no services. Inurnment will be at
      Evergreen Memorial Gardens with burial in Ukiah cemetery.

      Born Aug. 20, 1909 in Lakeport, Mr. Shortridge's family was one of the first settlers in Blue Lake.

      He was the grandson of one of the first pioneers of the Wambold family, which started a siring bean factory on Blue Lakes and was labeled with the now familiar Blue Lakes string bean label. He spent his younger years working for Prather Lumber Co. in Lake County, and also for the Farmers Club in Ukiah. In 1928 Mr. Shortridge came to Ukiah and worked for the Ukiah Fire Department for five years before becoming Chief of Police. He later became a Highway Patrol Officer and was stationed in the Bay Area, where be escorted the governor across the Oakland-Bay Bridge for its final inspection before being opened to the public. After a few years he transferred to the Cummings area, then back to Ukiah in 1943. After serving 23 years on the Highway Patrol he retired due to an industrial injury.

      Mr. Shortridge spent the past 50 years here in Ukiah and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and camping with friends and family. He and his wife Alice enjoyed traveling in their trailer until she died in 1983.

      He is survived by sister Phillis Parola of Kelseyville, nephew Michael Butler of Calistoga, son Don Shortridge and daughter Sandra Goodwin, both of Ukiah. He is also survived by five grandchildren: Eric Shortridge of Fort Bragg, Joseph Shortridge of Boonville, Tammy Jeffries of Santa Rosa, Renee Goodwin and Samuel Goodwin, both of Ukiah, as well as nephews John Chalfant of Ignacio and George Chalfant of Ukiah, and three great grandchildren.

      Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or to a favorite charity.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    5. [S999] 1920 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      1920 Census, enumerated 9 Jan 1920 on Tunis St in Lakeport, Lake County, California, United States

      Myrtle L Shortridge Head F 37 California
      Milton Shortridge Son M 10 California
      Mary Shortridge Daughter F 7 California
      Hester Shortridge Daughter F 4 California
      Allen Shortridge Son M 1 California

      "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHQ3-KNV : accessed 23 October 2017), Myrtle L Shortridge, Lakeport, Lake, California, United States; citing ED 180, sheet 6B, line 71, family 177, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 101; FHL microfilm 1,820,101.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 24 Oct 2017.
      The Press Democrat (Santa Rosa, California), 7 Jul 1988, page 4

      Evelyn M. Barnum

      LAKEPORT -- No services will be held for Evelyn Malvina Barnum, 85, of Lakeport, who died June 27 in a Santa Rosa convalescent hospital.

      A native of Lakeport, she was born December 18, 1902, and returned to Lake County 14 years ago after living in Weed for 52 years. She was a teacher for the Weed School District for five years and a member of the California Teachers Assoc.

      Survivors include her husband, Floyd Barnum in Santa Rosa; nephews Sam Shortridge of Ukiah and William Wambold of Paris, France; and niece Phyllis Paorla of Kelseyville.

      Cremation was by Lake County Memorial Crematory, with inurnment at Hartley Cemetery. Jones Mortuary of Lakeport made the arrangements.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    7. [S113] California Death Index 1940-1997, (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name: Samuel Milton Shortridge
      Social Security #: 545528766
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 20 Aug 1909
      Birth Place: California
      Death Date: 21 May 1993
      Death Place: Mendocino
      Mother's Maiden Name: Wambold

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S823] California, County Marriages, 1850-1952, (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name Samuel Benton Shortridge
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 14 Nov 1907
      Event Place Lake County, California, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 34
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1873
      Spouse's Name Myrtle Lorens Wambold
      Spouse's Age 24
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1883

      "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZ3K-LL3 : 5 August 2017), Samuel Benton Shortridge and Myrtle Lorens Wambold, 14 Nov 1907; citing Lake County, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 1,295,686.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S823] California, County Marriages, 1850-1952, (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name Samuel Benton Shortridge
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 14 Nov 1907
      Event Place Lake County, California, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 35
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1872
      Father's Name Samuel M. Shortridge
      Mother's Name M. J. Wear
      Spouse's Name Myrtle Lorena Wammbold
      Spouse's Age 25
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1882
      Spouse's Father's Name Milton Wambold
      Spouse's Mother's Name D. Graham

      "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZ3K-G34 : 5 August 2017), Samuel Benton Shortridge and Myrtle Lorena Wammbold, 14 Nov 1907; citing Lake County, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 1,295,686.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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