James Sharp

ID No.126, (30 September 1836 - 1 February 1917)
James Sharp
Father*Robert Sharp1,2,3 b. 22 Sep 1808, d. 1845
Mother*Janet McKinley4,5,2,3 b. c 1806, d. 1871
Relationship2nd great-grandfather of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers
Appears
on charts:
Ancestor Chart for Pat
Descendent Chart for Robert Sharp
Birth*30 Sep 1836 James Sharp was born in Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.1,6,5,2,7,8,9,3 
Census 1841
(Resident)
6 Jun 1841 The 1841 UK Census enumerated James Sharp as residing at Inverleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland along with Robert Sharp and Janet Sharp.6 
Occupation30 Mar 1851 James Sharp was a shoemaker's apprentice.5 
Census 1851
(Family)
30 Mar 1851 The 1851 UK Census enumerated James Sharp as being son of Janet Sharp, Head of the household at 34 Dubbieside, Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.10 
Residence*12 Mar 1858 James Sharp lived at Innerleven, Fife, Scotland.2 
Occupation12 Mar 1858 He was a moulder.2 
Marriage*12 Mar 1858 He married Euphemia Fowler Funkie, daughter of Francis Joseph Funke and Janet Keddie, in Wemyss, Fife, Scotland. The marriage was solemnised by Rev. Alexander C Rutherford.2,11,12,7,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,8,20,9,21,22,23,24,25,26,3,27,28,29,30,31,32 
Occupation4 Jun 1858 James Sharp was a moulder.11 
Residence*4 Jun 1858 James Sharp, Euphemia Fowler Funkie and Robert Sharp lived at Methil, Fife, Scotland.11 
Occupation6 Nov 1859 James Sharp was a moulder.12 
Birth
(Witness)
6 Nov 1859 He was present at the birth of Francis Funkie Sharp in Dubbyside, Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.12,33,14 
Occupation7 Apr 1861 James Sharp was an iron moulder.7 
Census 1861*7 Apr 1861 The 1861 UK Census enumerated James Sharp as Head of household at Dubbyside Street, Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.7 
Occupation5 Jul 1862 He was an iron moulder in foundry.13 
Residence5 Jul 1862 James Sharp, Euphemia Fowler Funkie and James Sharp lived at Markinch, Fife, Scotland.13 
Birth
(Witness)
5 Jul 1862 James Sharp was present at the birth of James Sharp in Markinch, Fife, Scotland.13,8,9,29 
Occupation6 Sep 1862 James Sharp was a moulder in a foundry.14 
Death
(Witness)
6 Sep 1862 He was present at the death of Francis Funkie Sharp in Dubbyside, Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.14 
Occupation1 Jan 1864 James Sharp was a moulder.15 
Residence1 Jan 1864 James Sharp, Euphemia Fowler Funkie and Francis Funkie Sharp lived at Ashgrove, Markinch, Fife, Scotland.15 
Occupation5 Jan 1866 James Sharp was a labourerat a foundry.16 
Occupation24 Jul 1866 He was a moulder.17 
Death
(Witness)
24 Jul 1866 He was present at the death of Jessie Keddie Sharp in Dubbyside, Markinch, Fife, Scotland.17 
Illiterate*31 Jul 1866 James Sharp was probably illiterate as he "made his mark" on his daughter's death certificate on 31 Jul 1866.17 
Occupation22 Sep 1867 He was an engineer.18 
Residence22 Sep 1867 James Sharp, Euphemia Fowler Funkie and Elizabeth Sharp lived at Dubbyside, Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.18 
Occupation3 Aug 1869 James Sharp was a moulder.19 
Residence3 Aug 1869 James Sharp, Euphemia Fowler Funkie and Helen Simson Sharp lived at Dubbyside, Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.19 
Census 1871*2 Apr 1871 The 1871 UK Census enumerated James Sharp as Head of household at Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.8 
Occupation2 Apr 1871 He was a moulder.8 
Occupation13 May 1871 He was a boiler maker.20 
Residence13 May 1871 James Sharp, Euphemia Fowler Funkie and John Balfour Sharp lived at Dubbyside, Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.20 
Census 1881*3 Apr 1881 The 1881 UK Census enumerated James Sharp as Head of household.9 
Occupation*3 Apr 1881 He was an iron moulder.9 
Occupation12 Nov 1886 He was an iron moulder.21 
Occupation26 Nov 1886 He was an iron moulder.22 
Occupation22 Feb 1889 He was an iron moulder.24 
Occupation14 Aug 1889 He was an iron moulder.23 
Occupation21 Oct 1892 He was an iron moulder.25 
Occupation17 Mar 1899 He was an iron moulder.26 
Death*1 Feb 1917 He died at High Street, Innerleven, Parish of Wemyss, Fife, Scotland, aged 80. He was survived by his wife, Euphemia.3 
Memorial* A gravestone to the memory of James Sharp is located Methilmill Cemetery, Methilhill, Parish of Wemyss, Fife, Scotland.32 

Family

Euphemia Fowler Funkie (5 Feb 1835 - 1 Oct 1930)
Children
Last Edited31 Jan 2017

Citations

  1. [S33] OPR-S, 1844: Markinch (447),0050-0229(b).
  2. [S11] Marr Cert: 1858: Wemyss (459),7.
  3. [S21] Death Cert: 1917: Buckhaven (459/2),23.
  4. [S33] OPR-S, 1844: Markinch (447),0050-0229(b).
  5. [S51] Census Sco: 1851: 447,15,11 sch:50.
  6. [S51] Census Sco: 1841: 447,15,10.
  7. [S51] Census Sco: 1861: 447,15,10 sch:69.
  8. [S51] Census Sco: 1871: 447,15,12 sch:68.
  9. [S53] Census UK: 1881: 447,17,12 sch:66.
  10. [S51] Census Sco: 1851: 447,15,11 sch:50.
  11. [S1] Birth Cert: 1858: Buckhaven (459),108.
  12. [S1] Birth Cert: 1859: Markinch (447),135.
  13. [S1] Birth Cert: 1862: Markinch (447),117.
  14. [S21] Death Cert: 1862: Markinch (447),65.
  15. [S1] Birth Cert: 1864: Markinch (447),7.
  16. [S1] Birth Cert: 1866: Markinch (447),2.
  17. [S21] Death Cert: 1866: Markinch (447),87.
  18. [S1] Birth Cert: 1867: Markinch (447),149.
  19. [S1] Birth Cert: 1869: Markinch (447),112.
  20. [S1] Birth Cert: 1871: Markinch (447),79.
  21. [S11] Marr Cert: 1886: Markinch (447),27.
  22. [S11] Marr Cert: 1886: Markinch (447),30.
  23. [S11] Marr Cert: 1889: Buckhaven (459/2),26.
  24. [S11] Marr Cert: 1889: Markinch (447),11.
  25. [S11] Marr Cert: 1892: Canongate (685/3),279.
  26. [S11] Marr Cert: 1899: Scoonie (456),9.
  27. [S21] Death Cert: 1930: Buckhaven (459/2),160.
  28. [S21] Death Cert: 1943: Kirkcaldy (442),467.
  29. [S21] Death Cert: 1944: Dunfermline (424),560.
  30. [S21] Death Cert: 1944: Buckhaven (459/2),86.
  31. [S21] Death Cert: 1955: Buckhaven (459/2),46.
  32. [S76] Memorial Stone: Methilhill, Methilmill Cemetery.
  33. [S51] Census Sco: 1861: 447,15,10 sch:69.