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Willam A. M Sharp

Willam A. M Sharp

Male 1853 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Willam A. M Sharp  [1
    Born 6 Mar 1853  Waterselk creek, Patrick, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3

    • William A. Sharp, "Virginia, Births and Christenings, 1853-1917"
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      Name: William A. Sharp
      Gender: Male
      Christening Date:
      Christening Place:
      Birth Date: 06 Mar 1853
      Birthplace: Elk Creek, Patrick, Virginia
      Death Date:
      Name Note:
      Race: Black
      Father's Name:
      Father's Birthplace:
      Father's Age:
      Mother's Name: Charlotte Sharp
      Mother's Birthplace:
      Mother's Age:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C86864-5
      System Origin: Virginia-EASy
      GS Film number: 33352
      Reference ID: item 1 p 5
      [2]
    Gender Male 
    Ethnic Group 1860 
    Mulatto on census 
    Relationships 19 Jul 2009  [4
    Descendants of Ned Sharp by Stephanie Sharp Thomas 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • Informtion from Stephanie Sharpe Thomas on 28 Sep 2008
      Apparently abdanded his family went west to Chicago passed as a white. On early census was with Goldsby (? spelling) family next door to Sharp family.
    Person ID I9443  Our Family
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2013 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Ancestors Charlotte Sharp,   b. 22 Jul 1830, , Patrick, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1902, Coaldale, Mercer, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 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
    Family ID F565  Group Sheet

    Family Millie George,   b. 3 Jan 1858, , , North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1897, Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Willam Haynes Sharp,   b. 26 Jan 1882, Rich Valley, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1962, Marion, Smyth, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Photos
    Sharp, William Haynes and wife Willie Smith
    Sharp, William Haynes and wife Willie Smith
    Son of William A. Sharp (Charlotte Sharp, grandson))
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2009 
    Family ID F3815  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Sharp, William A,
    Sharp, William A,
    son of Charlotte Sharp Donathan

  • Sources 
    1. [S81] Stephanie Sharpe Thomas, Stephanie has documentation which she will share. (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S12] familysearch.org, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saint, (www.familysearch.org), "Virginia, Births and Christenings, 1853-1917," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X5DH-T1M : accessed 15 Apr 2013), William A. Sharp, 06 Mar 1853. (Reliability: 3), 15 Apr 2013.

    3. [S81] Stephanie Sharpe Thomas, information from her personal records. (Reliability: 3).

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

    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