John Goldsworthy Shorter (1762-1834)

From Historical Hastings

J. G. Shorter 
Spouse(s)Ann Coppard (-1789)

Headmaster at the combined Parker and Saunders schools between 1781 and 1791, John Shorter was a jurat of Hastings for forty years, a magistrate, and eight times Mayor of Hastings.[1] he married twice, his first wife dying young and had two children by his second marriage, of which the youngest died whilst still a baby.


Children of: J. G. Shorter and Charlotte Gill (1781-1827)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John Goldsworthy Shorter (1805-1857) 1805 19 August 1857
William Shorter (1813-1813)


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