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US Civil War Soldiers flag  Frank P  SHOREY

  (b. March 1847Hartford, Connecticut, USA   d. 26 January 1931Auburn, New York, USA )  
Age: 83
Summary: Frank P SHOREY was born March 1847 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. Frank P SHOREY was the child of

He married  Alwine "Ellen" L FEIGE September 1869 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts? .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Alwine "Ellen" L FEIGE  was born 17 December 1847 in Marklissa, Silesia, Prussia, Germany (Marklissa, Schlesien, Preußen) .  She died 5 June 1900 in Auburn, New York, USA .  She was the daughter of Friedrich Wilhelm ("William") FEIGE and Augusta Amalie M THEUNERT.

He married  (2) Adelaide M. MOBBS bet. 1902-1905 .  Adelaide M. MOBBS  was born abt. 1860 in , New York, USA .  She died 27 February 1941 in Auburn, New York, USA .  She was the daughter of William MOBBS and Amelia WALLACE.

Frank P SHOREY died 26 January 1931 in Auburn, New York, USA.
(s) Possibly the son of Chester P. Shorey and Anne E. ? Found in the 1850 US Census in New Harford, Litchfield, CT. Chester is a carpenter, age 26, b. VT. Anne is 20, b. MA. Frank is 3, b. CT. Ella Jane is 1, b. CT.

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Frank P SHOREY married immigrant flag Alwine "Ellen" L FEIGE-- Date: September 1869 Place: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts?
Alwine "Ellen" L FEIGE was the daughter of Friedrich Wilhelm ("William") FEIGE and Augusta Amalie M THEUNERT

flag William F SHOREY (b.1 August 1870, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 15 January 1935, Auburn, New York, USA)

flag Frank SHOREY (b.21 June 1872, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 6 July 1872, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA )

flag Grace Louise Augusta SHOREY (b.22 May 1874, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 14 August 1897, Auburn, New York, USA)

Frank P SHOREY married flag Adelaide M. MOBBS-- Date: bet. 1902-1905 Place: 
Adelaide M. MOBBS was the daughter of William MOBBS and Amelia WALLACE

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Frank P SHOREY - 1891 Deed
March 1891, William Feige, Frank P. Shorey 23, 452
New York, Land Records, 1630-1975
1891 Deed
March 1891, William Feige, Frank P....
Frank P SHOREY - Grave - Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, NY
Photo thanks to Bob Gagnier
Grave - Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, NY
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March 1847
Hartford, Connecticut, USA

USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
Many people in California figured gold was there, but it was James W. Marshall on January 24, 1848, ...Read MORE...

USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S. - February 2, 1848

1850 Is this him?
name: Frank P Shorey
residence: New Hartford, Litchfield, Connecticut
age: 3 years
calculated...

USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form
This influential book is often included in lists of "causes of the Civil War" (1861-65). Harriet...Read MORE...

News 1853 - Aetna Life Insurance Company
Aetna Life Insurance Company started in Hartford.
Timeline of Connecticut History -

USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations
Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations was a World's Fair held in 1853 in what is now Bryant...Read MORE...

USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.
It began in a little schoolhouse in Ripon, Wisconsin, in 1854. A small group of dedicated...Read MORE...

News 1854 - Convicts and Religion
Examinations made at Auburn, New York, showed that out of nine hundred convicts, only forty-seven...Read MORE...

1855 Dalton, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Living with Enoch and Betsey Fairfield and family (NOTE: Looks like he might have had a 6 year old...Read MORE...

1860 Dalton, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Frank Shorey is found in the 1860 US Census living in Dalton, Berkshire, MA in the home of Betsy...Read MORE...

USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861. education/ history/ civil-war-overview/ triggerevents.html - December 20, 1860

News 1860 - December 28 - Harriet Tubman arrives in Auburn NY, on her last mission to free slaves, evading capture for 8 years on the Underground Railroad -

USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.
...Mr. Davis, of Mississippi, formally took leave of the Senate in a few eloquent remarks. He...Read MORE...

USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States - February 8, 1861

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.
The shelling of the fort was the culmination of a simmering conflict in which a small garrison of...Read MORE...

USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia. - April 20, 1861

USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.
ATCHISON - Oct. 19. - Orders have to-day been issued by the President of the Pike's Peak Express...Read MORE...

USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America
On November 6, 1861, Jefferson Davis was elected president of the Confederate States of America. He ...Read MORE...

USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves
President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863, as the nation...Read MORE...

USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union). - July 3, 1863

USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
On November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln delivered a short speech at the end of the ceremonies dedicating the battlefield cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. That speech has come to be known ...Read MORE...

1865 Enlistment
Name: Frank P Shorey
Residence: Massachusetts
Occupation: Carder
Age at...

Frank P. Shorey - Civil War info:
Name: Frank Shorey
Residence: Greenfield, Massachusetts
Occupation: Carder
Enlistment Date: 21...

USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.
Harried mercilessly by Federal troops and continually cut off from turning south, Lee headed west,...Read MORE...

USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:
Shortly after 10 p.m. on April 14, 1865, actor John Wilkes Booth entered the presidential box at...Read MORE...

USA 1867 - March 30 – Alaska is purchased for $7.2 million from Alexander II of Russia, about 2 cent/acre ($4.19/km²), by United States Secretary of State William H. Seward. The news media call this "Seward's Folly"
U.S. Secretary of State William H. Seward signs a treaty with Russia for the purchase of Alaska for $7 million. Despite the bargain price of roughly two cents an acre, the Alaskan purchase was...Read MORE...

1869 Marriage / Partner
Frank P SHOREY and Alwine "Ellen" L FEIGE September 1869, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts?
News 1869 - Seward Trip
Hon. William H. Seward, accompanied by Hon. Frederick W. Seward and lady, and Abijah Fitch, Esq.,...Read MORE...

News 1869 - Emma A. Ridley, of Auburn, N. Y., was struck by lightning and instantly killed,
the other day, while standing at a table ironing. No injury was done to the house.
St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - July 3, 1869

1870 Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
name: Frank E Shorey
estimated birth year: 1847
gender: Male
age in 1870: 23y
color (white,...

World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown

World History 1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870

1870 Birth of Child
William F SHOREY was born 1 August 1870, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
News 1870 - Planing Mill Fire
AUBURN, N. Y., Aug. 19. - At 12 o'clock last night a fire broke out in the sash and blind factory...Read MORE...

News 1870 - Boiler Explosion at Auburn - A Building Demolished and One Man Killed
AUBURN, N. Y., Sept. 20. - The steam boiler in T. R. STALKER's planing-mill exploded at 6 o'clock...Read MORE...

World History 1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire

USA 1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park.
March 1 – Yellowstone National Park (once dubbed "Colter's Hell" after John Colter, of the Lewis &...Read MORE...

1872 Birth of Child
Frank SHOREY was born 21 June 1872, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
Pittsfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1873
Name: Frank P Shorey
Residence Year: 1873
Street Address: Taconic
Residence Place: Pittsfield,...

1874 Birth of Child
Grace Louise Augusta SHOREY was born 22 May 1874, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
News 1875 - Capital
Hartford made sole capital city.
Timeline of Connecticut History -

USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875
United States federal law enacted during the Reconstruction Era that guaranteed African Americans...Read MORE...

USA 1876 - May 10 - Centennial Exhibitiion
May 10, 1876: The Centennial Exhibition opened in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at which Caroline...Read MORE...

USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:
300 men of the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer are wiped ...Read MORE...

Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1877
Name: Frank P Shorey
Residence Year: 1877
Street Address: 17 Maple
Residence Place: Auburn, New...

News 1877 - Printers are upstanding citizens?
There are only three printers confined in Auburn, New York, prison. Among the convicts can be found ...Read MORE...

News 1879 - Capitol building
New Capitol building in Hartford completed; Richard Upjohn, architect.
Timeline of Connecticut History -

1880 Auburn, Cayuga, New York
Living on Lizette Street in Auburn, Cayuga, New York:

Frank P. Shorey, works in machine shop, b. ...

News 1880 - Strange Series of Misfortunes
Daniel Cornwall, of Auburn, New York, was the victim within the twenty-four hours ending at noon...Read MORE...

Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1881
Name: Frank Shorey
Residence Year: 1881
Street Address: 1 Lizette
Residence Place: Auburn, New...

USA 1881 - The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.
At a meeting this evening, largely attended by prominent citizens and those...Read MORE...

Hartford, Conn., Jan. 24. - The public High School was destroyed by fire early this morning, the...Read MORE...

Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1883
Name: Frank Shorey
Residence Year: 1883
Street Address: 1 Lizette
Residence Place: Auburn, New...

Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1884
Name: Frank P Shorey
Residence Year: 1884
Street Address: 112 Owasco I
Residence Place: Auburn,...

USA 1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country. - May 1, 1884

News 1884 - A SHOCK OF EARTHQUAKE Felt Over a Large Region – A Vibratory Motion from Washington to Maine
...Probably Hartford, Conn., was the most shaken of any point heard from. At twenty-one minutes to...Read MORE...

USA 1884 - December 6 – The Washington Monument is completed in Washington, D.C., becoming the tallest structure in the world at this date. - December 6, 1884

USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.
The formal reception of Bartholdi's great statue of "Liberty Enlightening the World" took place at...Read MORE...

World History 1886 - January 29 – Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile, the Benz Patent Motorwagen (built in 1885). - January 29, 1886

USA 1887 - February 2 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed. - February 2, 1887

Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1888
Name: Frank P Shorey
Residence Year: 1888
Street Address: 112 Ovvaseo
Residence Place: Auburn,...

News 1888 - The doors of the First National Bank of Auburn, N.Y., were closed on the 23d, the result of a defalcation of $200,000 on the part of its cashier, Charles O'Brien, who had fled.

St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - January 28, 1888

News January 18, 1890?
A Pleasant Call - Last evening a number of the members of the class of which David Salisbury is a...Read MORE...

News 1890 - Q. Where was the first person electrocuted for a crime in the United States?
A. In the State Prison at Auburn, New York, August 6, 1890.

The Evening Independent - Massillon, Ohio - October 23, 1935

USA 1890 - December 29 - Wounded Knee Massacre occurred - 7th Cavalry killed more than 250 Lakota men, women and children; Sitting Bull killed at Little Eagle; Indian wars ended webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ sdtimeln.htm - December 29, 1890

1891 Deed
March 1891, William Feige, Frank P. Shorey 23, 452
New York, Land Records, 1630-1975
Cayuga City...

News June, 1891 (exact date unknown) - The 111th Survivors
A Large Delegation From this County Will Go to Gettysburg

A large number of the survivors of the ...

1892 Auburn, Ward 1, E.D. 1, Cayuga, New York
Frank Shorey, m, 44, US Citizen, machinist
Nellie Shorey, f, 43, US Citizen
William Shorey, m,...

USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.
New York, Jan. 1. - Without any ceremony or formal opening the immigration officials of this city...Read MORE...

Hartford, Conn., May 23. - At 4:30 o'clock Saturday afternoon the factory of the AEtna Pyrotechnic...Read MORE...

World History 1893 - May 1 - World's Columbian Exposition
World's Columbian Exposition is held in Chicago, commemorating the 400th anniversary of European exploratory voyages to the western hemisphere. ...Read MORE...

USA 1894 - Pullman strike
The Pullman Strike was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States in the summer of 1894. It...Read MORE...

Hartford, Conn., July 30. - RAYMOND, aged 9; LEROY, aged 7; and FREDDIE, aged 4, the children of...Read MORE...

World History 1896 - Gold discovered in the Yukon's Klondike

News 1896 - "UNCLE TOM" - Its Famous Author Dies At Hartford, Conn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe and Her Career.
Was a Sister of Henry Ward Beecher.
Wrote Much - Her First...

News 1897 - Pope Manufacturing Company
Manufacture of automobiles begun by Pope Manufacturing Company of Hartford.
Timeline of Connecticut History -

1897-98 Auburn, NY City Directory
Page 377

Shorey, Frank P, machinist, h 100 Owasco
Shorey, Grace L, shoe op, bds 100...

1897 Death of Child
Grace Louise Augusta SHOREY died 14 August 1897, Auburn, New York, USA
USA 1897 - September 1 – The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground metro in North America.
in 1897, at 6 am, over 100 people crowded onto the first train to travel through a tunnel under...Read MORE...

USA 1898 - U.S. battleship, Maine, blows up in Havana Harbor, Cuba, igniting the Spanish-American war.

The World Almanac of the U.S.A, by Allan Carpenter and Carl Provorse, 1996 -

News 1898 - FIRE STOPS MASQUERADE BALL. Eight Persons Severely Burned at Germania Hall, Hartford, Conn.
HARTFORD, Conn., March 8. - At a fire in Germania Hall, corner of Main and Morgan Streets, last...Read MORE...

USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.
On December 10, the Treaty of Paris officially ended the Spanish-American War. The once-proud...Read MORE...

News 1899 - EXPLOSION AT STATE CAPITOL. Watchmen Were Investigating Gas Leak with Lighted Lantern - One Man Injured.
Hartford, Aug. 14. - Escaping gas at the state capitol caused Night Watchman James Keefe of this...Read MORE...

1900 Auburn, Cayuga, New York
name: Frank P Shorey
residence: Auburn city, Cayuga, New York
birth date: Mar...

USA 1900 - March 15 – The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.
The Gold Standard Act a Law.
Washington, March 15. - The gold standard act passed by congress,...Read MORE...

USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.
Mrs. Carrie Nation, of this City, Invaded Six of Them last Thursday....Read MORE...

1900 Death of Spouse/Partner
Alwine "Ellen" L FEIGE died 5 June 1900, Auburn, New York, USA
Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1901
Name: Frank P Shorey
Residence Year: 1901
Street Address: 100 Owasco U
Residence Place: Auburn,...

World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII. - January 22, 1901

News 1902 - Big Freight Elevator Falls at Osborne's
One Man Killed and Three Others Injured Yesterday Afternoon

Lift Dropped From Within Three Feet...

News 1902 - All Show Improvement - Tult, Salisbury and Farrell Will Probably Recover - The Funeral of Harvey
George Tult, George Salisbury and James Farrell, the three men who were seriously injured in the...Read MORE...

News 1902 - August 22 – Theodore Roosevelt becomes the first American President to ride in an automobile when he rides in a Columbia Electric Victoria through Hartford, Connecticut. - August 22, 1902

World History 1903 - Marconi sends and receives the first wireless transatlantic communication
One hundred years ago on Saturday, a young Italian inventor named Guglielmo Marconi stood on a...Read MORE...

USA 1903 - June 16 - Ford Motor Company is incorporated in Detroit, Michigan

June 16, 1903

USA 1903 - October - First World Series
The 1903 World Series was the first modern World Series to be played in Major League Baseball. It...Read MORE...

USA 1904 - April 30 – The Louisiana Purchase Exposition World's Fair opens in St. Louis, Missouri (closes December 1).
Ice-cream cones were first served in 1904 at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition world's fair in St....Read MORE...

USA 1904 - June 28 - U.S. begins construction of Panama Canal
February 23 – For $10 million, the United States gains control of the Panama Canal Zone...

June...

Name: Frank Shorey
Residence: Auburn, Cayuga, New York
Age: 58
Estimated Birth Year:...

1906 Auburn NY City Directory
Page 350

Shorey, Frank, machinist, h 78 Owasco
Shorey, William, emp Osborne wks, h 21...

World History 1906 - April 7 – Mount Vesuvius erupts and devastates Naples. - April 7, 1906

USA 1908 - September 27 – Henry Ford produces his first Model T automobile. - September 27, 1908

1910 Auburn, Cayuga, New York
name: Frank P Shorey
birthplace: Massachusetts
relationship to head of...

News 1910 - BEST REUNION YET - Ranks of 111th Are Thinning but Old Spirit Is There
Hospitality of MacDougall Home to Be Extended to Survivors Next...Read MORE...

News 1911 - Joseph Nash was put to death in the electric chair at Auburn, New York, yesterday for murdering his son-in-law. Nash was a prominent citizen of Waterloo, N. Y.

The Caucasian - Clinton, North Carolina - May 4, 1911

World History 1912 - April 15 - Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic
At 2:20 a.m. on April 15, 1912, the British ocean liner Titanic sinks into the North Atlantic Ocean about 400 miles south of Newfoundland, Canada. The massive ship, which carried 2,200 passengers and ...Read MORE...



USA 1913 - October 31 – The Lincoln Highway, the first automobile road across the United States, is dedicated.
New Route Across Continent Will Be Inaugurated With Many...

USA 1913 - December 23 – The Federal Reserve System is created as the central banking system of the United States by Woodrow Wilson's signature of the Federal Reserve Act. - December 23, 1913

News 1914 - Missing Auburn Man Believed in the Woods - Sherman S. Salisbury Who Disappeared at Malone. May Be Mentally Unbalanced.
Watertown - Feb. 5 - John M. Hyde, head of the Black River Paper & Manufacturing Company, by...Read MORE...

News 1914 - Missing Auburn Man is Located in Adirondacks - Sherman S. Salisbury Employed at Lumber Camp, Mr. Wallace Informs Friends
AUBURN - Feb. 8 - Sherman S. Salisbury of No. 17 Mary street in this city, reported to have been...Read MORE...

Hartford, Conn., Feb. 21. - The Union Station of the New Haven Railroad here was wrecked by fire...Read MORE...

USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.
President Wilson Acts on Joint Resolution of Congress
FLAGS...

World History 1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium
August 1, 1914 - Germany declares war on Russia. France and Belgium begin full mobilization.

August 3, 1914 - Germany declares war on France, and invades neutral Belgium. Britain then sends an...Read MORE...

USA 1915 - January 25 - First United States coast-to-coast long-distance telephone call,
facilitated by a newly invented vacuum tube amplifier, ceremonially inaugurated by Alexander Graham ...Read MORE...

World History 1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool. - May 7, 1915

USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14. - May 30, 1916

Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1917
Name: Frank P Shorey
Residence Year: 1917
Street Address: 794 Owasco
Residence Place: Auburn,...

USA 1917 - March 2 – The enactment of the Jones Act grants Puerto Ricans United States citizenship.
Citizenship for Porto Ricans.
From the New York Herald.

With the passage of the new government...

USA 1917 - April 6 – WWI: The United States declares war on Germany.
U.S. At War

Washington, April 6 - America is at war. Amidst the most dramatic scenes ever witnessed in congress, the House early...Read MORE...

USA 1917 - June 5 – WWI: Conscription begins in the United States.
But He Must Register on Tuesday or Go to...

World History 1918 - October 31 – The Hungarian government terminates the personal union with Austria, officially dissolving the Austro-Hungarian empire. - October 31, 1918

USA 1919 - June 4 – Women's rights: The United States Congress approves the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, which would guarantee suffrage to women, and sends it to the U.S. states for ratification.
Congress Puts Votes for Women Up to States for Ratification - Long Fight

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 5. - Action by Congress on equal suffrage - subject of...Read MORE...

World History 1919 - June 28 - The Treaty of Versailles is signed, blaming Germany for World War I and creating a League of Nations
World War I (1914-1918) was finally over. This first global conflict had claimed from 9 million to...Read MORE...

USA 1919 - October 28 – Prohibition in the United States is authorized:
The United States Congress passes the Volstead Act over President Woodrow Wilson's veto. (Wikipedia)

The President's message again makes clear his desire that Congress repeal "war-time"...Read MORE...

1920 Auburn, Cayuga, New York
name: Frank Shorey
residence: , Cayuga, New York
estimated birth...

News 1922 - AUBURN LANDMARK BURNED. Cayuga County Courthouse Destroyed With a Loss of $200,000.
AUBURN, N. Y., April 30 - The Cayuga County Courthouse was destroyed by fire of unknown origin this ...Read MORE...

USA 1924 - June 2 - Congress Granted Citizenship to All Native Americans Born in the U.S.
Citizenship Given Indians
- Long Beach Press -

Every native-born Indian in this country is...

Auburn, New York, City Directory, 1926
Name: Frank P Shorey
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1926
Street Address: 79 Owasco
Residence...

News 1927 - Flood
...At Hartford, Conn., 12 families were marooned on the second floors of their homes..
The Oelwein Daily Register - Iowa - November 4, 1927

News 1929 - April 7 - Record heat prevailed across New England. Hartford CT reported an afternoon high of 90 degrees. -

World History 1929 - February 11 - Independent State of Vatican City created by Lateran Treaty
Lateran Concordat of 1929
On February 11th, 1929, an historic treaty was signed between the...Read MORE...

USA 1929 - St Valentine's Day Massacre
Gunmen of Alphonse Capone (1899-1947) murder seven rival Chicago mobsters in the "St. Valentine's...Read MORE...

USA 1929 - October 24–29 – Wall Street Crash of 1929: Three multi-digit percentage drops wipe out more than $30 billion from the New York Stock Exchange (10 times greater than the annual budget of the federal government).
In the 1920s, the stock market was rapidly growing. Many investors hoped to quickly get rich.

The Great Crash affected everyone, even those who had not bought stocks. People ran to their banks to...Read MORE...

1930 Auburn, Cayuga, New York
name: Frank P Shorey
event: Census
event date: 1930
event place: Auburn, Cayuga, New...

World History 1930 - February 18 - Pluto is discovered
Pluto was discovered at the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona, by astronomer Clyde W....Read MORE...

Tuesday, January 27, 1931
Frank P. Shorey died 26 Jan 1931 age 83 at his home at 79 1/ 2 Owasco Street in Auburn, Cayuga, New...Read MORE...


Frank P. Shorey Dies

Frank P. Shorey, 84, died Monday evening at the home, 79 1/ 2 Owasco Street. He was born in Hartford, Conn., and had lived in Auburn 50 years. Mr. Shorey was a machinist and retired employee of the International Harvester company and was a member of the Junior Order of Mechanics. He was one of the few remaining veterans of the Civil War In Auburn. He served with the Second Massachusetts Cavalry and was an officer of Seward Crocker post, G.A.R.. many years.

Surviving are his widow, Adelaide M. Shorey; a son, William Shorey of Auburn; two stepsons, Wallace D. Hyser of Syracuse and Raymond F. Hyser of Minnesota, a stepdaughter, Lelah M. Hyser of Auburn and four grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 o'clock Thursday afternoon, Rev. Edward L. James, pastor of Second Baptist church, officiating. The services of the G.A.R. Daughters of Union Veterans and Auburn Circle, Ladies of the G.A.R.. also will be held. Burial will be in Fort Hill cemetery.


Funeral of Frank P. Shorey

Funeral services for Frank P. Shorey, 83, who died last Monday night at his late home 79 1/ 2 Owasco Street were held this afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the home. The officiating clergyman was Rev. Edward L. James, pastor of the Second Baptist Church. Services were also conducted by members of Seward-Crocker Post, G.A.R., ladies of the Col. Kennedy Circle and Daughters of Union Veterans.

The services were largely attended and there were many beautiful floral offerings which mutely bespoke the high esteem in which Mr. Shorey was held.

Bearers were George E. Davis, Eugene Pinckney, Guy Van Liew, Frank Way, Clarence Patrick and Arthur Rhinehart.

Interment was In Fort Hill Cemetery. Taps were sounded by Harold Ide, bugler.

Frank is buried at: Fort Hill Cemetery

Auburn, New York, USA
West Lawn B, Lot 23, Grave 1

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