Stephen Henry SHARP 1827-1910 & Elizabeth ELSUM 1825-1910

Digby & Portland, Victoria, Australia

Stephen Henry SHARP b. ca 1827, son of William SHARP and ___ was married in 1852 in Cambridgeshire, England to Elizabeth ELSUM b. ca 1826, daughter of Robert ELSUM and Elizabeth Mary Ruth FREEMAN. Stephen and Elizabeth arrived on the ship "helen" in 1852 and had a number of children born in Portland, Victoria and one of them was christened at Digby in 1854.

Stephen Henry SHARP and Elizabeth ELSUM had the following known family...

  1. William SHARP b. 1853, Digby, Vic, d. 1925;
  2. Robert SHARP b. 1856, Portland, Vic, d. 1947, m. Mary Ann Jane CROSS 1858-1946, dau of George CROSS and Mary Ann HILL;
  3. Emma SHARP b. 1858, Portland, Vic, d. 1935;
  4. Stephen SHARP b. 1862, Portland, Vic, d. 1932;
  5. Mary Elizabeth SHARP b. 1864, Portland, Vic, d. 1925, m. Arthur Frederick ELSUM 1860-1928, son of William ELSUM and Maria Emma ELDERSHAW;
  6. Hannah Jane SHARP b. 1867, Portland, Vic, d. 1948;
  7. Grace Matilda SHARP b. 1870, Portland, Vic, d. 1931, m. ______ McKAY.

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