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Charlotte Sharp

Charlotte Sharp

Female 1830 - 1902  (71 years)


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  • Name Charlotte Sharp 
    Nickname Sholotty 
    Born 22 Jul 1830  , Patrick, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1860  , South District, Patrick, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    28 Jun 1860 
    • Name:Charlotte Sharp
      Age in 1860:27
      Birth Year:abt 1833
      Birthplace:Virginia
      Home in 1860:South District, Patrick, Virginia
      Gender:Female
      Post Office:Ararat
      Value of real estate:View image
      Household Members: Name Age
      John Sharp 78
      Elizabeth Sharp 45
      Charlotte Sharp 27
      Theopelus w Sharp 37
      John W B Sharp 23
      William Sharp 7 (Mulatto on the census) appears to be her son, but do not know the father
      Mary J F Sharp 1 (daughter not certain her biological father is George, but she listed him on her marriage license)
      George Donathan 17 (became her husband in Jul 1861)
    1860 US Census, Virginia, Patrick, South District , Charlotte Sharp and Mary J F
    US Federal Census
    Mary Jane Frances Donathan married James Love, father of John Albert Love
    Census 1870  Rich Valley, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1870 US Federal Census, Virgina, Smyth, Rich Valley: Charlotte Donathan and Stephen Sharp are neighbors
    1870 US Federal Census, Virgina, Smyth, Rich Valley: Charlotte Donathan and Stephen Sharp are neighbors
    Charlotte Sharp Donathan and her 3 children are living next door to her brother Stephen Sharp. Charlotte Sharp Donathan is the mother to Mary Jane Frances the wife of James Love.
    Census 1880  Rich Valley, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1880 US Census, Virginia, Smyth, Rich Valley. Charlotte Sharp Donathan and son Lee
    1880 US Census, Virginia, Smyth, Rich Valley. Charlotte Sharp Donathan and son Lee
    Charlotte age 50 son Lee age 8 living next door to James Love and her daughter Mary Jane Frances Donathan Love
    Census 1900  Rock, Mercer, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    20 Jun 1900 
    • Estimated Birth Year:abt 1835 Apr
      Birthplace:Virginia
      Relationship to head-of-house:Mother-in-law
      Race:White
      Occupation:View image
      Neighbors:View others on page
      Household Members: Name Age
      James Love 47
      Mary Love 39
      George W Love 23
      John Love 15
      Alice Love 13
      Nannie Love 7
      Hedley V Love 6
      Chas McGiffin Love 3
      Matthew Mabey 19
      Charlotte Donathan 65 had 2 children, 2 living, widowed

    1900 US Census, West Virginia, Mercer, Rock. James Love Family
    1900 US Census, West Virginia, Mercer, Rock. James Love Family
    James' brother, William Ransom is not listed on this census.
    children: George 23, John 15 (Elbert H Love's father), Alice 13, Nannie 7, Headley 6, Mother in law: Charlotte Donathan 65.
    This census give the birth month and year. Information on number of children gave birth to and how many living in 1900, James Love is Elbert Howard Love grandfather
    Died 10 Apr 1902  Coaldale, Mercer, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationships 2009  [3
    Descendants of Ned Sharp by Stephanie Sharp Thomas  
    Age 71 years 
    Buried Coaldale, Mercer, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • DIED: James Love's home in West Virginia.
      RELIGION: possibly Quaker. Donathan's are listed in Quaker Records of Accomac County, Virginia.

      BIRTH: Marriage license gives her age as 28 in 1861. The birth year would be 1834.

      NAME: Love Family Records gives the name Shollotty Sharpe as being born in 1820 and died in 1902.
    Person ID I1430  Our Family
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2013 

    Father Ancestors John Edward Sharp,   b. 1791, Roane, Roane, Tennessee, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Polly Mary Brucebank,   b. 1805, , Lee, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1824 
    Family ID F582  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors George B. Donathan,   b. Abt 1843, , Surry, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1864  (Age ~ 21 years) 
    Marriage License 22 Jul 1861  , Patrick, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    see image and refer to notes 
    • MARRIAGE LICENSE
      VIRGINIA--County of Patrick TO WHIT:
      To any Person Licensed to Celebrate Marriages:
      You are hereby authorized to join together in the Holy State of Matrimony, according to the rites and ceremonies of your Church, or religious denominaton, and the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, George Donathan and Charlotte Sharp
      Given under my hand, as Clerk of the County Court of said County, this 22nd day of July 1861 Henry Tuggle Clerk.

      CERTIFICATE TO OBTAIN A MARRIAGE LICENSE, to be annexed to the License, required by the Act passed 15 March 1861
      Time of Marriage, 23 July 1861
      Place of Marriage, Patrick County VA
      Full Names of Parties married, George Donathan & Charlotte Sharp
      Age of Husband, 71 years (NOTE: this is a transposition see 1860 census about about 17)
      Age of Wife, 28 years
      Condition of Husband, single
      Condition of Wife, Single
      Place of Husband's birth, Surry County NC
      Place of Wife's Birth, Patrick County VA
      Place of Husband's Residence, Patrick County VA
      Place of Wife's Residence, Patrick County VA
      Names of Husband's Parents, Larkin & Vina Donathan
      Names of Wife's Parents, Polly Sharpe
      Occupation of Husband, farming
      Given under my hand this 22 day of July 1861 Henry Tuggle Clerk
      MINISTER'S RETURN OF MARRIAGE signed by James ???

    Marriage License: Donathan, George B and Charlotte Sharp
    Court record of Patrick County, Virginia
    Marriage License,1861
    Married 23 Jul 1861  , Patrick, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. Willam A. M Sharp,   b. 6 Mar 1853, Waterselk creek, Patrick, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. Mary Jane Frances Sharp Donathan 2x ,   b. 11 Jul 1859, Taylorsville, Hanover, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1939, Leavenworth, Chelan, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Robert Lee Donathan,   b. 4 May 1868, , , Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1941, Welch, McDowell, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F565  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Rich Valley, Smyth, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Rich Valley, Smyth, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Apr 1902 - Coaldale, Mercer, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Coaldale, Mercer, West Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    Bible Record: Love,James Bible records kept by Dora May, wife of John Albert Love,
    Bible Record: Love,James Bible records kept by Dora May, wife of John Albert Love,
    Lists many of James Love and Mary Jane Frances Donathan Love"s children and spouses, as well as Ransom and Susan Welch Love. Charlotte Sharp "Shollotty" Donathan. This is in PDF format.

  • Sources 
    1. [S61] Ancestry.Com, Generations Network, Inc, (Ancestry.com.[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002.), 1860 US Federal: Roll: M653_1369; Page: 971; Image: 407. (Reliability: 2), 26 Apr 2008.

    2. [S61] Ancestry.Com, Generations Network, Inc, (Ancestry.com.[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002.), 1900 US Federal: Roll: T623 1766; Page: 22B; Enumeration District: 87., 21 Apr 2008.
      see note/image

    3. [S81] Stephanie Sharpe Thomas, 15 Apr 2013.

    4. [S51] International Genealogical Index(R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002) (Reliability: 1), 18 Feb 2005.
      Charlotte Sharpe; Female; Birth: 26 JUL 1820 , , Virginia; Death: 10 APR 1902 Coaldale, Mercer, West Virginia; Burial: Coaldale, Mercer, West Virginia; Father: Edward Sharpe; Mother: Mary; Spouse: George B. Donathan; Sealing to Spouse: 14 SEP 1950 Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho
      Record submitted by a member of the LDS Church
      Search performed using PAF Insight on 18 Feb 2005

    5. [S75] Marriage records at home, Photocopy in the Love Family Book (Reliability: 3), 03 May 2008.
      See notes

    6. [S75] Marriage records at home, Copy of Patrick County Marriage License for George Donathan and Charlotte Sharp (Reliability: 3).
      see notes on events
      George B. Donathan and Charlotte Sharp, Copy in possession of Loretta Love Grover, 6365 North Highland Drive, Morgan, Utah 84050