I have a Brice (not Bruce) Sharp b.1869. He was the son of Ambros and Elizabeth Shofner Sharp in 1847. John Henry Sharp b.1869 was brother of Brice and my great-grandfather m/Ellen Browning in Knoxville TN. Here is what I have on Ambrose: Ambrose Sharp m/Betty Elizabeth Shofner 15 Dec 1847 by L.L. Harrel (justice of Peace) in Claiborne CO children: Matilda Sharp b.1850 m/D.M. Bradley9 children no further info. James W. Sharp b.1853 m/Sarah Ann (Sade) 9 children Calvin Sharp b.1854 m/Elvira 10 children Greenberry Sharp b.1856 m/Mollie 5 children Nancy Sharp b.1859 John Henry Sharp b. 1860 1m/Martha Ellen Browning 9 children 2m/Della Fielden Andrew Sharp b.1862 m/ Lucy Alice6 children Rufus Sharp b.1864 m/Lizzie2 children Harriet Sharp b.1865 m/Wm. B. Ely 9 children (their son;Ernest Ely, while serving in the navy, was killed by a shark while swimming in Manilla Bay) Brice Sharp b.1869 m/Emily Mary 1 child Frances Sharp b.1871 m/Elijah Monroe 9 children
Does anyone know the father of Ambrose Sharp who m/ Betty Elizabeth Shofner? Not to be confused w/ Ambrose (the grandson of the first Ambrose)and son of Calvin Sharp and Elvira?