Eleanor Caroline Sharpe

13 March 1834–22 April 1903 (Age 69)
Orwell, Orwell Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Eleanor Caroline

When Eleanor Caroline Sharpe was born on 13 March 1834, in Orwell, Orwell Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Liberty Sharp, was 43 and her mother, Mary Polly Gray, was 39. She married David Bundy Wallis on 14 November 1854, in Tioga, Tioga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Tioga, Tioga, New York, United States for about 5 years and Owego, Tioga, New York, United States in 1900. She died on 22 April 1903, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

David Bundy Wallis
Eleanor Caroline Sharpe
Marriage: 14 November 1854
William Bundy Wallis
Harriett Albertine Wallis
Stephen Sharp Wallis
Kate Irene Wallis
Donna Louise Wallis

Spouse and Children

14 November 1854
Tioga, Tioga, New York, United States


    William Bundy Wallis



    Stephen Sharp Wallis


    Kate Irene Wallis



Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 12

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 29

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Mainly Irish: variant of Sharp .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ella C Wallis in household of D B Wallis, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Elenor C Wallis in household of David B Wallis, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elener C Wallis in household of Stephen S Wallis, "United States Census, 1900"

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