Robert Sharp

ID No.130, (4 June 1858 - 8 December 1943)
Robert Sharp
(c.1925)
Father*James Sharp1,2,3,4,5,6 b. 30 Sep 1836, d. 1 Feb 1917
Mother*Euphemia Fowler Funkie1,4,7,6 b. 5 Feb 1835, d. 1 Oct 1930
RelationshipGreat-grandfather of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers
Appears
on charts:
Ancestor Chart for Pat
Descendent Chart for Thomas Sharp
Descendent Chart for William Ness
Residence
(Resident)
4 Jun 1858 James Sharp, Euphemia Fowler Funkie and Robert Sharp lived at Methil, Fife, Scotland.1 
Birth*4 Jun 1858 He was born in Methil, Fife, Scotland.1,2,3,8,4,9,10,6,11 
Birth Reg12 Jun 1858 His birth was registered by James Sharp, his father, in Buckhaven.1 
Census 1861
(Family)
7 Apr 1861 The 1861 UK Census enumerated Robert Sharp as being Son of James Sharp, Head of the household at Dubbyside Street, Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.2 
Census 1871
(Family)
2 Apr 1871 The 1871 UK Census enumerated Robert Sharp as being son of James Sharp, Head of the household at Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.3 
Occupation3 Apr 1881 Robert Sharp was an iron moulder.8  
Census 1881
(Lodger)
3 Apr 1881 The 1881 UK Census enumerated Robert Sharp as lodging with William Black, Head of the household at 70 Shamrock Street, Govan, Lanarkshire, Scotland, along with Thomas Sharp.8 
Marriage
(Witness)
26 Nov 1886 Robert Sharp officially Witnessed the marriage of John Paton Thomson and Elizabeth Sharp in Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland.12,13 
Occupation*22 Feb 1889 Robert Sharp was an iron moulder (journeyman.)4  
Residence*22 Feb 1889 He lived at 15 Victoria Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.4 
Marriage*22 Feb 1889 He married Rachel Inglis Ness, daughter of William Ness and Rachel Inglis, in Dubbyside, Innerleven, Parish of Markinch, Fife, Scotland. The marriage was solemnised by Rev. Alexander Aytoun Young.4,14,9,15,16,17,10,18,19,6,20,21,22 
Birth
(Witness)
16 Jan 1890 Robert Sharp was present at the birth of Rachel Forrester Inglis Sharp in 25 Harriet Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.14,9,10,18,22,11 
Occupation16 Jan 1890 Robert Sharp was an iron moulder (journeyman.)14  
Residence*16 Jan 1890 Robert Sharp, Rachel Inglis Ness and Rachel Forrester Inglis Sharp lived at 25 Harriet Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.14 
Birth Reg
(Informant)
5 Feb 1890 He registered the birth of Rachel Forrester Inglis Sharp, his daughter, in Dysart.14 
Census 1891*5 Apr 1891 The 1891 UK Census enumerated Robert Sharp as Head of household.9 
Occupation5 Apr 1891 He was an iron moulder.9  
Birth
(Witness)
12 Jun 1892 He was present at the birth of Euphemia Funkie Sharp in 25 Harriet Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.15,10,19,21 
Occupation12 Jun 1892 Robert Sharp was an iron moulder (journeyman.)15  
Residence12 Jun 1892 Robert Sharp, Rachel Inglis Ness and Euphemia Funkie Sharp lived at 25 Harriet Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.15 
Birth Reg
(Informant)
29 Jun 1892 He registered the birth of Euphemia Funkie Sharp, his daughter, in Dysart.15 
Birth
(Witness)
20 Dec 1894 Robert Sharp was present at the birth of James Sharp in 25 Harriet Street, Sinclairtown, Fife, Scotland.16,17,11 
Occupation20 Dec 1894 Robert Sharp was an iron moulder (journeyman.)16  
Residence20 Dec 1894 Robert Sharp, Rachel Inglis Ness and James Sharp lived at 25 Harriet Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.16 
Birth Reg
(Informant)
5 Jan 1895 He registered the birth of James Sharp, his son, in Dysart.16 
Death Reg
(Informant)
10 Jun 1895 He registered the death of James Sharp, his son, in Dysart.17 
Occupation31 Mar 1901 Robert Sharp was an iron moulder.10  
Census 1901*31 Mar 1901 The 1901 UK Census enumerated Robert Sharp as Head of household at 25 Harriet Street, Sinclairtown, Dysart, Fife, Scotland.10 
Occupation28 Apr 1916 He was an iron moulder (journeyman.)18  
Occupation29 Apr 1916 He was an iron moulder.19  
Death Reg
(Informant)
2 Feb 1917 He registered the death of James Sharp, his father, in Buckhaven.5 
Residence2 Feb 1917 Robert Sharp lived at 25 Harriet Street, Sinclairtown, Fife, Scotland.5 
Residence2 Oct 1930 He lived at 25 Harriet Street, Sinclairtown, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.7 
Death Reg
(Informant)
2 Oct 1930 He registered the death of Euphemia Fowler Sharp, his mother, in Buckhaven.7 
Misc* Robert Sharp and Rachel Inglis Ness celebrated their Golden Wedding anniversary.
Death*8 Dec 1943 Robert Sharp died at 25 Harriet Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, aged 85. He was survived by his wife, Rachel.6,11 
Death Reg8 Dec 1943 His death was registered by John Chalmers, his son-in-law, in Kirkcaldy.6 
Burial*a 8 Dec 1943 Robert Sharp was buried in Plot 56/2/South, Dysart Cemetery, Dysart, Fife, Scotland.23 
Memorial A gravestone to the memory of Robert Sharp is located Plot 56/2/South, Dysart Cemetery, Dysart, Fife, Scotland.11 

Family

Rachel Inglis Ness (1 Sep 1857 - 3 Dec 1948)
Children
Last Edited8 Jan 2020

Citations

  1. [S11] NRS Certs : B: 1858: Buckhaven (459),108. Cert/transcript held
  2. [S14] Census : C: 1861: 447,15,10 sch:69.Cert/transcript held
  3. [S14] Census : C: 1871: 447,15,12 sch:68.Cert/transcript held
  4. [S11] NRS Certs : M: 1889: Markinch (447),11. Cert/transcript held
  5. [S11] NRS Certs : D: 1917: Buckhaven (459/2),23. Cert/transcript held
  6. [S11] NRS Certs : D: 1943: Kirkcaldy (442),467. Cert/transcript held
  7. [S11] NRS Certs : D: 1930: Buckhaven (459/2),160. Cert/transcript held
  8. [S42] Census UK : 1881: 644/11,16,4 sch:21.Cert/transcript held
  9. [S14] Census : C: 1891: 426,10,7, sch:39.Cert/transcript held
  10. [S14] Census : C: 1901: 426,10,49, sch:272.Cert/transcript held
  11. [S76] Memorial Stone : Dysart Cemetery.
  12. [S11] NRS Certs : M: 1886: Markinch (447),30. Cert/transcript held
  13. [S11] NRS Certs : B: 1903: Avondale (621),131. Cert/transcript held
  14. [S11] NRS Certs : B: 1890: Dysart (426),32. Cert/transcript held
  15. [S11] NRS Certs : B: 1892: Dysart (426),199. Cert/transcript held
  16. [S11] NRS Certs : B: 1895: Dysart (426),5. Cert/transcript held
  17. [S11] NRS Certs : D: 1895: Dysart (426),122. Cert/transcript held
  18. [S11] NRS Certs : M: 1916: St Andrew (685/2),203. Cert/transcript held
  19. [S11] NRS Certs : M: 1916: St Giles (685/4),538. Cert/transcript held
  20. [S11] NRS Certs : D: 1948: Kirkcaldy (442),472. Cert/transcript held
  21. [S11] NRS Certs : D: 1976: Kirkcaldy (421),571. Cert/transcript held
  22. [S11] NRS Certs : D: 1983: Cupar (417),219. Cert/transcript held
  23. [S99] Verbal : J Chalmers.