Jean Milne Sharp

ID# 7710, (c 1891 - 23 Mar 1950)


Jean Milne Sharp was born c 1891 at Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland ,

Parents: James Sharpe & Jeanie Sharpe MS Sharpe.



John and Jean recorded the birth of John Jess on 2 May 1913 74 Percy Street, Larkhall, Lanarkshire, Scotland ,

John Jess
at 3.40 AM

Parents: John Jess, Coal Miner & Jane Milne Sharp, Envelope Folder
Not Married

Both Jane M Sharp, Mother & John Jess, Father of 6 Meadowhill, Lanark signed the registration.1,2



Jean Milne Sharp married John Jess on 23 May 1914 at 50 Wellington Street, Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland ,

By Declaration in presence of James Smith, Packer & William Stewart, Clerk
Warrant of Sheriff Substitute of Lanarkshire dated May 23rd 1914.

John Jess,
Coal Miner, Bachelor aged 21
Usual Res: 39 Meadowhill Rows, Larkhall
Parents: John Jess, Iron Stone Miner (dec) & Ann Jess MS McKie (dec)
Jane M Sharp,
Hand Folder, Spinster, aged 23
Usual Res: 39 Meadowhill Rows, Larkhall
Parents: James Sharp, Paper Ruler & Jane Sharp MS Moffat (dec.)1,3


As of 23 May 1914,her married name was Jess.

Jean Milne Jess recorded James Milne Sharp Jess's death on 18 Jan 1916 39 Meahowhill, Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland ,
James Milne Jess
at 1.05 PM aged 7 weeks

Parents: John Jess, Coal Miner (Private 9th Battalion Black Watch) & Jane Milne Jess MS Sharp

Jane Jess, Mother was the informant of the death.1,4



Jean Milne Jess witnessed the death of Jane Moffat Jess on 9 Jun 1917 Larkhall, Lanark, Lanark,
Jeanie Jess
at 3.45AM, aged 2 yrs 9 months

Parents: John Jess, Coal Miner (Private 9th Batt Black Watch) (dec) & Jane Milne Jess MS Sharp

Jane M Jess, Mother was present when she passed away.1,5



Jean Milne Sharp married David Laird, son of David Laird and Mary Bone, on 4 Nov 1918 at United Free Church Manse, Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland ,

After Banns according to the Forms of the United Free Church.

David Laird,
Coal Miner (Private Royal Fusiliers), Bachelor, aged 22
Usual Res: 68 Meadowhill, Larkhall
Parents: David Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Laird MS Bone (dec)
Jeanie Sharpe or Jess,
Widow, aged 27
Usual Res: 39 Meadowhill, Larkhall
Parents: James Sharpe, Boat yard Labourer (dec) & Jeanie Sharpe MS Sharpe (dec)

Witnesses: James Laird & Lizzie Wardlaw.1,6


As of 4 Nov 1918,her married name was Laird.

Jean Milne Laird witnessed the death of David Laird on 20 Jun 1923 59 Meadowhill, Larkhall, Lanark, Scotland ,
David Laird
Coal Miner
Married to Jane Milne Sharp or Jess
at 5 PM aged 27 years.

Parents: David Laird, Coal Miner & Mary Laird MS Bone (dec)

Jane Laird, Widow was present when he passed away.1,7



Jean died on 23 Mar 1950 at 25 Woodburn Place, Dalkeith, Midlothian, Scotland ,

Jean Milne Laird
Widow of
1st John Jess, Coal Miner
2nd David Laird, Coal Miner
at 4.25 AM aged 57/59

Parents: James Sharpe, Paper Mill Worker (dec) & Jane Sharpe MS Moffat (dec)

James Laughlin, Son in Law was present when she passed away.1,8



Jean's cause of death on 23 Mar 1950 was from Hyperpicsis 4 years
Cerebral Haemorrhage 3 days.



Jean and John had 2 Known Children.



Jean and David had 1 Known Child - may be more.

Children of Jean Milne Sharp and John Jess

Children of Jean Milne Sharp and David Laird

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1913 Larkhall Lanark, 638/1 210. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
  3. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1914 Blythswood Glasgow City Lanark, 644/10 0718.
  4. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1916 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0009.
  5. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1917 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0079.
  6. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1918 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0081.
  7. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1923 Larkhall Lanark, 638/01 0065.
  8. [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1950 Dalkeith Midlothian, 683/00 0037.