Jefferson County, NY Pioneers



1. PATRICK SHARON was born 1783 in Tara, County Meath, Ireland. Mr. Sharon emigrated to America in 1821, landed at Quebec, whence he removed to Carthage village, in Wilna, where he worked at blacksmithing many years, subsequently locating upon a farm, where he died. He died 14 Dec 1834 at Wilna, Jefferson County, New York and was buried St. James Old Cemetery, Wilna.

He married c1815 in Ireland

ROSEANNE (Róisín?) MARTIN daughter of THOMAS MARTIN & MARY KENNEDY. She was born c1790 at Tara, County Meath, Ireland and died 15 Dec 1876 at Sterlingville, Jefferson County, New York. She was buried St. James Old Cemetery, Wilna.

Children, SHARON:

2    i    MARY SHARON b Tara, County Meath, Ireland.1815, married 1837 NATHANIEL "NAT" SAVAGE

3   ii    THOMAS SHARON b Tara, County Meath, Ireland 1816 married 1844 Sterlingville, Jefferson Co., NY MARY KEON Died: 1871 Sterlingville, Jefferson Co., NY

4  iii    DANIEL SHARON b Tara, County Meath, Ireland c 1818, Died: Aft. 1860

5   iv    JOHN SHARON b Tara, County Meath, Ireland Abt 1820, Died: 1908 Sterlingville, Jefferson Co., NY

6   v    JAMES SHARON b 1822 Married: Bef. 1865 Philadelphia, Jefferson Co., NY MARY ANN MERRICK Died: 13 Oct 1880 bur. St. Mary's, Sterlingville, Jefferson Co., NY

7   vi    WILLIAM (BILL) SHARON Born: 06 May 1825 Carthage, Jefferson Co., NY, Married: 15 Aug 1864 St. James R.C. Church, Carthage, NY SARAH "MARY" SWIFT Died: 03 Apr 1906 (home) Mill St., Philadelphia, Jefferson, NY Bap: Abt May 1825

8   vii    HENRY SHARON Born: 1829 Place: Sterlingville, Jefferson Co., NY Married: 10 Apr 1853 Place: St. James R.C. Church, Sterlingville, Jefferson Co., NY: BRIDGET ROWLAND Died: 03 Apr 1883 bur. Fairview Cem., Sterlingville, Jefferson Co., NY

9  viii    LUKE SHARON Born: 16 Jan 1830 Alexandria Rd., Wilna, Jefferson County, New York Married: 27 Mar 1864 St. James, Carthage, Jefferson Co., NY: ELIZA JANE SWIFT
Married (2) 19 Apr 1870 Jefferson Co., NY MARY STONE ; Died: 23 Dec 1888 Carthage, Jefferson County, New York

2. MARY SHARON was born in Tara, County Meath, Ireland.1815 and died 1906 Sterlingville, Town of Wilna, Jefferson Co., New York

She married 1837

Children, SAVAGE:


11   ii    JOHN A. SAVAGE, a lawyer and real estate dealer in Montana

12  iii    THOMAS H. SAVAGE is employed by the government as Indian agent

13   iv    AMELIA SAVAGE


15   vi    SARAH J. SAVAGE m JOHN A. BRISTOL, and had three children, John, Peter and Louis.


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