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Orpha Evelin "Evelin" Welch Sharp
Birth: Nov. 18, 1855
Knox County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1932
Rocky Top
Anderson County
Tennessee, USA

Evelin Welch Sharp is my paternal great grandmother. She is a daughter of Marion Jackson Welch and Sarah Ann (Last name unknown).
Rufus and Evelin married in Anderson county, Tennessee on 29 Jul 1871 when she was 18 years old. They lived in Anderson County until her death in 1911 at the age of 58.

Evelin and Rufus had the following children who are known to me at this time:
Alexander Sharp (1875-1902); Frank Sharp (1878-?); Samuel Thomas Sharp (1882-1961); Ellen Sharp (1886-1916); Gordon Homer Sharp (1889-1970); William Hibbs Sharp (twin of Gordon; 1889-1981); Marion Jackson Sharpe (1890-1980); Nola Paralee Sharp (1896-1992). 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rufus P. Sharp (1852 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Alexander Sharp (1875 - 1902)*
  Frank Sharp (1877 - 1902)*
  Samuel Thomas Sharp (1882 - 1961)*
  Ella Sharp Tipton (1887 - 1916)*
  Henry Rufus Sharp (1889 - ____)*
  Gordon H Sharp (1889 - 1970)*
  William Hibbs Sharp (1889 - 1981)*
  Marion Jackson Sharpe (1892 - 1980)*
  Nola Paralee Sharp George (1896 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
EVELIN SHARP
NOV 18, 1855
FEB 14, 1932
[center]FATHER AND MOTHER
RUFUS P. SHARP
OCT 10, 1852
JULY 16, 1911

[Headstone is shared with that of her husband, Rufus P. Sharp. The two sides are heart-shaped and are joined in the middle.]

 
Burial:
Leach Cemetery
Rocky Top
Anderson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Lauren's Mom
Originally Created by: Pat Lacy
Record added: Nov 22, 2005
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Orpha Evelin Evelin <i>Welch</i> Sharp
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Orpha Evelin Evelin <i>Welch</i> Sharp
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