Thomas Sharp

about 1463–November 1493 (Age 30)
Benenden, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

Thomas Sharp was born about 1463, in Benenden, Kent, England, United Kingdom as the son of John Sharpeigh and Alys Stevens. He died in November 1493, at the age of 30.

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John Sharpeigh
Alys Stevens
John Sharpeigh
Joan Sharp
Thomas Sharp

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    Alys Stevens




Name Meaning

1 English: nickname from Middle English scharp ‘keen’, ‘active’, ‘quick’.2 Irish (County Donegal): Anglicized (part translated) form of Gaelic Ó Géaráin‘descendant of Géarán’, a byname from a diminutive of géar ‘sharp’.3 Americanized form of any of several European names with similar meaning, for example German Scharf .

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

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  • Kent Wills Archdeaconry of Canterbury 1486

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