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James Irven Sharp
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Birth: Jan. 22, 1866
Death: Dec. 30, 1939

Obituary

James Irven Sharp

Preston, Ida - James Irven Sharp 71, a retired farmer, died here Saturday.

A son of James and Rebecca Higley Sharp, he was born at Kaysville, Utah, Jan 22,1868. He married Melissa Ellsworth of Franklin, Dec 4,1888. She died a year ago.

Surviving are three sons and three daughters, Lester I. and Ariand Sharp of Preston; Renald Sharp of Cleveland; Mrs. Ida Jenkins of Midvale; Mrs. LaRea Kartchner of Lewiston, Utah, and Mrs Pearl Hatch of Franklin. A number of grandchildren and the following brothers and sisters also survive: Joseph T Sharp of Mapleton, William Sharp, residing in Canada; Mrs. Emlem Richards of Preston and Mrs. Emma Hagland of Smithfield.

(Note : This last sister, seems to support the contention that James' father did have a child with Emily White Zest Follows, the married name may be misspelled - "HATLUND")
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Smith Sharp (1840 - 1899)
  Rebecca Jane Higley Sharp (1845 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Mellissia Ellsworth Sharp (1867 - 1938)*
 
 Children:
  Lester Irvin Sharp (1889 - 1973)*
  LuRea E Sharp Kartchner (1896 - 1995)*
  Renold Joseph Sharp (1898 - 1968)*
  Arlond Edgar Sharp (1901 - 1998)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Truman Sharp (1864 - 1949)**
  James Irven Sharp (1866 - 1939)
  Arminta Elizabeth Sharp Packer (1877 - 1921)*
  George Albert Sharp (1884 - 1918)*
  Emily Rebecca Sharp Haglund (1887 - 1950)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: son of Rebecca Higley
 
Burial:
Preston Cemetery
Preston
Franklin County
Idaho, USA
 
Maintained by: Kartchner Brothers
Originally Created by: Leroy Higley
Record added: Feb 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33445735
James Irven Sharp
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James Irven Sharp
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James Irven Sharp
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 Added: Aug. 16, 2009
 
 
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