Harvey Burton Sharp

1915–2000 (Age 85)
Marietta, Lac qui Parle, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Harvey Burton

When Harvey Burton Sharp was born on 7 March 1915, in Marietta, Lac qui Parle, Minnesota, United States, his father, Marion Oscar Sharp, was 33 and his mother, Clara Edith Allen, was 32. He married Rosemarie V Sidoruk on 31 January 1943, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States. He immigrated to Sweet Grass, Montana, United States in 1937 and lived in Alberta, Canada in 1935 and School District 15 Cut Bank, Glacier, Montana, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1941. He died on 10 December 2000, in Yuma, Yuma, Arizona, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Vida, McCone, Montana, United States.

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Harvey Burton Sharp
Rosemarie V Sidoruk
Marriage: 31 January 1943

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31 January 1943
Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 4

Historical Boundaries - 1919: Glacier, Montana, United States

Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Harvey Sharp in household of James Kane, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harvey B Sharp in household of Oscar M Sharp, "North Dakota Census, 1925"
  • 1920 - Harvey Sharp in household of Marion O Sharp, "United States Census, 1920"

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