Historical records matching James Sharp
About James Sharp
(son of John Sharp and Jane Patterson). Born November 18, 1843, in Scotland.
Married: Lizzie Rogers October 31, 1864, Salt Lake City (daughter of Francis and Jemima Rogers of England, pioneers 1856, Edward Martin handcart company). She was born September 13, 1847.
Lizzie born September 24, 1866, married Ben R. Eldredge; Kate born June 11, 1870, married Ern R. Eldredge; Celia born July 7, 1872, married M. M. Young; Aggie born April 14, 1876, married James R. Hay; John Francis born May 2, 1878, married Luella Ferrin; Heber Chase born February 10, 1880, married Vera Cannon; Joseph Hyrum born September 8, 1882, married Maud Shirley; Chloe born January 2, 1888; William Hooper born April 3, 1884.
Family home Salt Lake City.
House representative. Mayor of Salt Lake City 1884. Chairman board of regents University of Utah. Died May 7, 1904. Sources:
Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 024200 Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1155