Rev Van Buren Albright Sharpe

Rev Van Buren Albright Sharpe

Birth
Oconee County, South Carolina, USA
Death 21 Dec 1894 (aged 60)
Granville County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Durham, Durham County, North Carolina, USA
Plot Old section N
Memorial ID 116921005 · View Source
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This info is from a cemetery survey compiled by the Historical Records Survey of North Carolina 1937. HRS was a project of the Works Progress Administration, New Deal program, under President Franklin D. Roosevelt. This survey is part of the Family Records Collection located at the NC State Archives.

Family links and additional info provided below by Frank Strickland, contributor # 48077578


Van Buren Albright Sharpe served Shiloh Methodist Church, Alamance County, NC, from 1881-1884. Son of John and Catherine. Married Ann McDavid Oct. 1860. Became church member as a boy. Joined S. C. Conference 1857 (part of N. C). Served Laurens Circuit as a Jr. Preacher, then the following circuits: Pickensville, Spartanburg, Rutherford, Lincolnton, agent for Trinity College, Rockingham, Yanceyville, Trinity College District, Haw River, Granville. Was Trustee of Trinity College eight years. Elected delegate to General Conference at St. Louis 1889.

[see http://www.ancestraltrackers.net/nc/alamance/shiloh-methodist-church-1814-1984.pdf]




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  • Created by: Vicki Bullard
  • Added: 11 Sep 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 116921005
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev Van Buren Albright Sharpe (12 Jun 1834–21 Dec 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 116921005, citing Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, Durham County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Vicki Bullard (contributor 46918113) .