William Sharpe

1848–
Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Sharpe was born in 1848, in Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Sharpe, was 36 and his mother, Alice Lewin, was 35. He married Ann Stapleford on 21 December 1871, in Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. He lived in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Family Time Line

William Sharpe
1848–
Ann Stapleford
1842–1904
Marriage: 21 December 1871
Elizabeth Plumtree Stapleford
1861–
Emma Stapleford
1864–
Alice Mary Sharpe
1872–
Charlotte Annie Sharpe
1875–
Harriet Sharpe
1877–
Fanny Lizzie Sharpe
1878–
Edward Sharpe
1881–1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 December 1871
Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire, England
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Sharpe

    Male1812–Male

    Alice Lewin

    Female1813–1886Female

siblings

(5)

    Frances Sharpe

    Female1837–1908Female

    Mary Ann Sharpe

    Female1839–Female

    Edward Sharpe

    Male1842–Male

    Elizabeth Sharpe

    Female1844–Female

    Male1848–Male

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 6

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 32

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 36

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Mainly Irish: variant of Sharp .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Sharpe in household of John Sharpe, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • William Sharpe in household of John Bames, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • William Sharpe, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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