Clara Sharpe (1896 - 1983)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Clara Sharpe’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Clara so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Clara’s biography.

Clara Sharpe Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Clara Sharpe and her immediate Sharpe family. Add to Clara Sharpe's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Clara.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Clara Sharpe? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Clara finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Clara attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Clara did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Clara Sharpe is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Clara's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Clara's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Clara a religious woman? Add Clara’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Clara during various points of her life.

Timeline

1896 - In the year that Clara Sharpe was born, on January 4th, Utah became the 45th state in the United States. After the LDS Church banned polygamy in 1890, Utah's application for statehood became acceptable to Congress and the Utah Territory became Utah..

1925 - When she was 29 years old, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

1945 - At the age of 49 years old, Clara was alive when on April 12th, Harry S. Truman sworn in as President of the United States at 7p in Washington, D.C. His first term lasted 3 years and 283 days - then he ran for re-election.

1956 - At the age of 60 years old, Clara was alive when on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

1983 - In the year of Clara Sharpe's passing, on August 30th, the Soviet Union claimed that a South Korean Boeing 747 jetliner (Flight 007), bound for Seoul from New York City, had strayed into Soviet airspace. Saying that they believed it to be a U.S. spy plane, the passenger jet was shot down by a Soviet SU-15 fighter - after it had tracked the airliner for two hours. All 269 passengers (including a U.S. Representative from Georgia) and crew were killed.

Clara Sharpe Family Tree

Who was Clara’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Clara’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Clara's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Clara Sharpe
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Clara's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Clara Sharpe is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Clara Sharpe passed away in August 1983 at 86 years of age. No cause of death has been entered for Clara. She was born on December 10, 1896. We are unaware of information about Clara's surviving family. We know that Clara Sharpe had been residing in Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about Clara Sharpe? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Clara is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Clara Sharpe

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources