John Balfour Sharp

ID No.1970, (18 February 1907 - 9 March 1993)
Father*John Balfour Sharp1,2 b. 30 May 1871
Mother*Isabella Campbell Neilson1 b. 4 Dec 1874
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers
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Descendent Chart for James Sharp
Birth*18 Feb 1907 John Balfour Sharp was born in 73 High Street, Innerleven, Fife, Scotland.1 
Birth Reg11 Mar 1907 His birth was registered by John Balfour Sharp, his father, in Buckhaven.1 
1911 The 1920 US Census shows the immigration of Jane, James, Walter, John, Robert and Matthew into the States in 1911.2 
Census 1920 US
1 Jan 1920 The 1920 USA Census enumerated John Balfour Sharp as being son of John Balfour Sharp, Head of the household at 1844 Mount Elliott Street, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA.2 
Death*9 Mar 1993 John Balfour Sharp died at Traverse City, Michigan, USA, aged 86.3,4 
Last Edited14 Jan 2023


  1. [S11] NRS Certs : B: 1907: Buckhaven (459/2),97. Cert/transcript held
  2. [S44] Census USA : C: 1920: Detroit 475,145,21, Ent 48-55.Cert/transcript held
  3. [S52] US Records : US Social Security Index (data accessed through
  4. [S91] Ext. Research : Mrs SA Collins (854).