Rosa Dorothy Sharp

1899–26 February 1899
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

The Life of Rosa Dorothy

When Rosa Dorothy Sharp was born in 1899, her father, John Gill Sharp, was 33 and her mother, Lydia Celina Millgate, was 23. She died on 26 February 1899, at the age of 0, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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John Gill Sharp
Lydia Celina Millgate
Rosa Dorothy Sharp
Frederick John Sharp
Maydia Celina Sharp Anderson
Glenn Charles Sharp
Leonard Milgate Sharp
Lennis Gill Sharp
Edith Jane Sharp Paulsen
LaVon Viola Sharp
Ella Margaret Sharp

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1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center

Age 0

The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.

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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  • Rosa Dorothy Sharp, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"
  • Rosa Dorothy Sharp, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"
  • Rosa Dorothy Sharp, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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