Janet Sharp

ID No.1267, (27 December 1839 - 14 June 1917)
Father*Robert Sharp1,2 b. 22 Sep 1808, d. 1845
Mother*Janet McKinley1,3,2 b. c 1806, d. 22 Mar 1871
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers
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Descendent Chart for James Sharp
Birth*27 Dec 1839 Janet Sharp was born in Markinch, Fife, Scotland.1,3,2 
Census 1841
6 Jun 1841 The 1841 UK Census enumerated Janet Sharp as residing at Inverleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland, along with Robert Sharp and James Sharp.4 
Census 1851
30 Mar 1851 The 1851 UK Census enumerated Janet Sharp as being daughter of Janet Sharp, Head of the household at 34 Dubbieside, Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland. Others resident include James Sharp and Margaret Baxter Sharp.5 
Occupation*30 Mar 1851 Janet Sharp was a scholar.3  
Marriage* She married Peter Lister.2 
28 Jul 1865 Janet Sharp officially Witnessed the marriage of John Thomson and Margaret Baxter Sharp in Mayfield, Parish of Scoonie, Fife, Scotland.6 
 Janet Lister was widowed on the death of her husband Peter.2 
Residence*b 14 Jun 1917 Janet Lister lived at 33 West March Street, Sinclairtown, Dysart, Fife, Scotland.2 
Death*14 Jun 1917 She died at Kirkcaldy Hospital, Sinclairtown, Dysart, Fife, Scotland, aged 77.2 
Death Reg14 Jun 1917 Her death was registered by Hugh McMahon, her nephew-in-law, in Dysart.2 
Last Edited4 Jun 2023


  1. [S11] NRS Certs : B: 1844: Markinch (447),0050-0229. Cert/transcript held
  2. [S11] NRS Certs : D: 1917: Dysart (426),116. Cert/transcript held
  3. [S14] Census : C: 1851: 447,15,11 sch:50.Cert/transcript held
  4. [S14] Census : C: 1841: 447,15,10.Cert/transcript held
  5. [S14] Census : C: 1851: 447,15,11 sch:50.Cert/transcript held
  6. [S11] NRS Certs : M: 1865: Scoonie (456),17. Cert/transcript held