Euphemia Funkie Sharp

ID No.127, (12 June 1892 - 17 October 1976)
Paedie Taylor
(née Sharp)
Father*Robert Sharp1,2,3,4 b. 4 Jun 1858, d. 8 Dec 1943
Mother*Rachel Inglis Ness1,3,4 b. 1 Sep 1857, d. 3 Dec 1948
RelationshipGrandaunt of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers
on charts:
Descendent Chart for Robert Sharp
Descendent Chart for William Ness
Nickname Euphemia Funkie Sharp was usually known as Paedie.5 
Birth*12 Jun 1892 She was born in 25 Harriet Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.1,2,3,4 
12 Jun 1892 Robert Sharp, Rachel Inglis Ness and Euphemia Funkie Sharp lived at 25 Harriet Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.1 
Census 1901
31 Mar 1901 The 1901 UK Census enumerated Euphemia Funkie Sharp as being daughter of Robert Sharp, Head of the household at 25 Harriet Street, Dysart (Sinclairtown), Fife, Scotland.2 
Residence29 Apr 1916 Euphemia Funkie Sharp lived at 25 Harriet Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.3 
Occupation29 Apr 1916 She was a shop assistant in a tobacconist's.3 
Marriage*29 Apr 1916 She married George Taylor, son of George Taylor and Mary Ann Alison McIntosh, in Sheriff Court House, Edinburgh, Scotland.3,6,4
Occupation* Euphemia Funkie Sharp was a tailoress.5 
 She, Rachel Forrester Inglis Sharp, John Chalmers, George Taylor and James Chalmers helped Robert Sharp and Rachel Inglis Ness celebrate their Golden Wedding anniversary.
1 Feb 1976 Euphemia Funkie Sharp was widowed on the death of her husband George.6 
Residence*b 17 Oct 1976 Euphemia Funkie Sharp lived at 5 Matthew Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.4 
Death*17 Oct 1976 She died at Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, aged 84.4 
Cremation*a Oct 1976 She was cremated at Kirkcaldy Crematorium, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.5 
Last Edited16 May 2016


  1. [S1] Birth Cert: 1892: Dysart (426),199.
  2. [S51] Census Sco: 1901: 426,10,49, sch:272.
  3. [S11] Marr Cert: 1916: St Giles (685/4),538.
  4. [S21] Death Cert: 1976: Kirkcaldy (421),571.
  5. [S99] Verbal.
  6. [S21] Death Cert: 1976: Kirkcaldy (421),71.