James Sharp

ID No.128, (20 December 1894 - 10 June 1895)
Father*Robert Sharp1,2,3 b. 4 Jun 1858, d. 8 Dec 1943
Mother*Rachel Inglis Ness1,2,3 b. 1 Sep 1857, d. 3 Dec 1948
RelationshipGranduncle of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers
on charts:
Descendent Chart for Thomas Sharp
Descendent Chart for William Ness
Birth*20 Dec 1894 James Sharp was born in 25 Harriet Street, Sinclairtown, Fife, Scotland.1,2,3 
20 Dec 1894 Robert Sharp, Rachel Inglis Ness and James Sharp lived at 25 Harriet Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.1 
Birth Reg5 Jan 1895 His birth was registered by Robert Sharp, his father, in Dysart.1 
Death*10 Jun 1895 James Sharp died at 25 Harriet Street, Sinclairtown, Fife, Scotland.2,3 
Death Reg10 Jun 1895 His death was registered by Robert Sharp, his father, in Dysart.2 
Burial*a 10 Jun 1895 James Sharp was probably buried in Lair 95, Pathhead Feuars' Burial Ground, Mid Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland. No reference can be found to a "Pathhead West" cemetery (as stated on his memorial stone at Dysart. His grandfather, James Sharp Snr (#126) did, however, own an unmarked Lair in the Pathhead Feuars' Burial Ground so I have assumed that this Lair was used for the infant (until proven otherwise.)3 
Memorial A gravestone to the memory of James Sharp is located Plot 56/2/South, Dysart Cemetery, Dysart, Fife, Scotland.3 
Last Edited12 Mar 2018


  1. [S11] NRS Certs : B: 1895: Dysart (426),5. Cert/transcript held
  2. [S11] NRS Certs : D: 1895: Dysart (426),122. Cert/transcript held
  3. [S76] Memorial Stone : Dysart Cemetery.