Annie Britt Blackwell
- Born: 4 Mar 1884, Townsville, Vance Co., NC 1
- Marriage: James Merritt Sharp on 3 Jul 1906 in Reidsville, N.C.
- Died: 9 Apr 1971, Reidsville, NC at age 87
- Buried: Greenview Cemetery, Reidsville, Rockingham Co., N.C.
Cause of her death was Ventricular Fibrillation / Coronary Atherosclerosis.
The 1900 Federal Census for Sand Creek, Decatur Co., Indiana, District 58 records Anna Blackwell (Mar 1887 - NC/NC/NC) living with her sister, Mary B. [Blackwell] Smith (April 1874 - NC/NC/NC) and her husband, Joseph Smith (Sept 1867 -NC/NC/NC) and children Ralph (Aug 1893 - NC), Carl (Jan 1895 - NC), Roy (Apr 1897 - KY), and Vernon (May 1899 - Indiana). Anna is listed as "single" and "at school" while Joseph is employed as a "Pastor". Joseph and Mary have been married for 7 years and have had 4 children all of whom are still living.
Annie married James Merritt Sharp, son of James Marshall Sharp and Elizabeth (Eliza) Merritt Garrett, on 3 Jul 1906 in Reidsville, N.C. (James Merritt Sharp was born on 26 Sep 1877 in Huntsville Township, Rockingham Co., N.C, died on 2 Aug 1952 in Reidsville, Rockingham Co., North Carolina and was buried in Greenview Cemetery, Reidsville, Rockingham Co., N.C..) The cause of his death was uraemia.