|Birth: ||Mar. 9, 1874|
|Death: ||Sep. 4, 1952|
Jesse Frederick was the 2nd son of Calvin & Charlotte Gilbert Tharp. Jesse came to Cumberland County Illinois with his family before 1880. After his mother's death he moved to Missouri with his father and siblings.
Jesse returned to Cumberland County area in the late 1890's. He married Ida Enola 'Nola' Packer Dec. 26,1897. Eight children were born to this union: Frank, Pearl, Delbert, Thelma, Elise, Eunice, Alvey and Burl 'Bud'.
Jess was a prominent farmer who was always interested in community activities. He was a member of I.O.O.F. of Greenup for more than 50 years. In Dec. 1925 he became a member of the Mt. Zion Congressional Christian Church.
Note: Obituary gives year of birth as 1873 & memorial card gives 1872.The family Bible written by Nola records year as 1874 & this is the year on tombstone.
Calvin Tharp (1849 - 1919)
Charlotte Gilbert Tharp (1845 - 1880)
Nola Packer Tharp (1876 - 1958)
Frank E Tharp (1898 - 1962)*
Delbert Tharp (1903 - 1988)*
Elise Tharp (1907 - 2000)*
Eunice Marie Tharp Mc Ginness (1912 - 2002)*
Burl Wayne Tharp (1920 - 2009)*
Cora Ellen Tharp Bryan (1869 - 1938)*
Jesse Frederick Tharp (1874 - 1952)
Harry Tharp (1897 - 1898)**
Hazel Dell Cemetery (South)
Created by: Teresa Samsil
Record added: Apr 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88686675