Biography of J. L. Shorey
Orleans County, NY Biographies





Shorey, J. L., was born in Dansville, Steuben county, June 11, 1819. He lived at home until sixteen years of age and then started out for himself. He was brought up as a farmer. On January 26, 1842, he married Eunice, daughter of Joseph Morgan, of Sweden, and then moved to Michigan. In 1844 he returned to Sweden, and carried on a farm until 1856, when he purchased of John Brown his present farm in the town of Barre. Mr. Shorey's children are: Martha C., wife of Charles N. Mix, and Adelle M., who married Rufus F. Beadle, of Sweden, and who died September 2, 1888. Mr. Shorey is a strong Republican and held the office of assessor for one term. He is a selfmade farmer, whose life has been devoted to his business affairs and to his family and friends.

From:
Landmarks of Orleans County, New York
Edited by: Hon. Isaac C. Signor
Assisted by: H. P. Smith and others
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1894


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