Ernest William Sharp

9 September 1866–12 November 1953 (Age 87)
Albury, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Ernest William

When Ernest William Sharp was born on 9 September 1866, in Albury, New South Wales, Australia, his father, John Ward Sharp, was 29 and his mother, Mary Ann Winzer, was 25. He married Mary Eliza Saunders about 1892, in Albury, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 12 November 1953, in his hometown, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Ernest William Sharp
1866–1953
Mary Eliza Saunders
1871–1954
Marriage: 1892
Ernest Sharp
1892–
John William Sharp
1893–1963
Ruth Mary Sharp
1898–1973
Charles H Sharp
1898–
Roy E Sharp
1902–
Gladys M Sharp
1909–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1892
Albury, New South Wales, Australia
children

(6)

    Ernest Sharp

    Male1892–Male

    Male1893–1963Male

    Female1898–1973Female

    Charles H Sharp

    Male1898–Male

    Roy E Sharp

    Male1902–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John Ward Sharp

    Male1837–1926Male

    Mary Ann Winzer

    Female1841–1918Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1867

Age 1

End of transportation to Western Australia.
1870

Age 4

British troops withdraw from Australia.
1892

Age 26

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

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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Sources (3)

  • Ernest William Sharp, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Ernest William Sharp, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ernest William Sharp - Published information: Marriage record or certificate: birth-name: Ernest William Sharp

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