Joseph Sharman

10 August 1841–20 October 1922 (Age 81)
Stratford, Perth, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Sharman was born on 10 August 1841, in Stratford, Perth, Ontario, Canada, his father, John Sharman, was 35 and his mother, Isabella Gibb, was 23. He married Isabella LOGAN on 5 August 1864, in Perth, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Marquette, Woodlands, Manitoba, Canada in 1906 and Manitoba, Canada in 1916. He died on 20 October 1922, in Russell, Manitoba, Canada, at the age of 81, and was buried in Russell, Manitoba, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Sharman
Isabella LOGAN
Marriage: 5 August 1864
Henry Burton Sharman
George Christopherson Sharman
John Howard Sharman
Isabella Josephine Maud Sharman
Frederick Joseph Sharman
Charles Rose Sharman
Edward Dufferin SHARMAN
Sarah Wilson Sharman
Annis Alexina Sharman
Jesse Eleanor Sharman
William James Sharman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 August 1864Perth, Ontario, Canada
  • Children


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    World Events (4)

    Age 30
    British Columbia joins the confederation.
    Age 40
    Historic Sites of Manitoba: Prairie School / Marquette School No. 121 (Marquette, RM of Woodlands) The school district established in the Rural Municipality of Woodlands, named for the flat prairie surrounding it, was established in 1881, with a school built on the southwest quarter of 8-13-2 west of the Principal Meridian. This building was replaced in 1908, by which time annual expenditures had doubled. In 1912 the school was moved to the hamlet of Marquette, although the name was not changed to Marquette School until 1945 when Marquette School No. 120 was renamed.
    1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act
    Age 45
    In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Sherman .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (22)

    • Joseph Sharman, "Canada Census, 1881"
    • Joseph Sharman in household of Lena A Wadell, "Canada Census, 1916"
    • Joseph Sharman, "Canada Census, 1901"

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