William Walton Sharp Sr.
- Born: 3 Oct 1867, Rockingham Co, NC
- Marriage: Jennie Boyd Harvey circa 1902 in North Carolina
- Died: 28 Sep 1943, New Bethel Township, Rockingham Co., NC at age 75
- Buried: 30 Sep 1943, Forrest Lawn, Madison, N.C.
Cause of his death was Hypertensive Cardio Vascular Disease / Uremia.
See general notes on his father for various census facts.
The 1910 Federal Census for New Bethel, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, District 161, page 180A, dated April 25, 1910 records Willie W. (42 - NC/NC/NC) and V. Boyd (38 - VA/VA/VA) Sharp with children Janie (7 - NC) and Willie W. Jr. (1 10/12 - NC) living along the Baggage Road to New Bethel Academy. Willie is a Merchant in a General Store and has been married for 8 years. Boyd has had 2 children.
The 1920 Federal Census for the New Bethel Township, Rockingham County, NC., District 214, page 94B taken March 12, 1920 records Willie W. (52 - NC/NC/NC) and Jennie B. (48 - VA/VA/VA) Sharp with children Janie B. (17 - NC) and Willie W. Jr. (11 - NC). Willie has his own repair shop.
See general notes on his mother for 1930 census facts.
North Carolina Death Certificate:
Name: William Walton Sharp Sr
Current Residence: New Bethel, Rockingham Co., NC
Occupation: Farmer & Merchant / Retired
Birth Date: 3 Oct 1867
Birth Place: Rockingham, North Carolina
Death Date: 28 Sep 1943
Death Location: Madison, Rockingham
Burial: Forrest Lawn, Madison, N. C. on Sept 30, 1943
Spouse's Name: Mary Sharp
Father's Name: James M Sharp born Rockingham Co., NC
Mother's Name: Eliza Garrett born Rockingham Co., NC
Informant: William W. Sharp, Jr. of Greensboro, N. C.
William married Jennie Boyd Harvey circa 1902 in North Carolina. (Jennie Boyd Harvey was born circa 1872 in Virginia and died after 1920 in New Bethel, Rockingham Co., N.C.)