John J.Shorey was born in Nov. 1859 in Plainfield VT, and married to Effie Wade in 1881. Effie was born in Feb. 1862. John's siblings were: Nelson, Alfred (Fred), Emma, Will or Willie, and Blanche. The parents were Joseph M. Shorey (1824-1891) born in St. Gregoire, PQ, Canada and Mary E. King (1831-1905), born in Sorel, PQ, Canada. The name in Census records varies : Shore, Shores, Shora, and Sharry. The name Charest changed when they came over the border. Joseph Shorey has military records from the U.S. Civil War. Joseph's descendants said their ancestry was documented in the Ursuline records from Trois Rivieres in Quebec. Joseph's father was Modeste or Modiste Charest, married to Marie Pinard. Modeste's father was also Modeste, married to Jeanne Elisabeth De Rouville, daughter of a count or "comte", surnamed Hertel De Rouville. The Hertel family was numerous and traces its lineage back to Gaston, duc d'Orleans, the son of Henry IV of France. I will look for more info abt. Effie Wade.