Willow Baptist Church Cemetery, Bracken County, Kentucky
John Sharp is the son of Elias Sharp and Sallie, maiden name unknown. John died December 25, 1846, though in a court case over slaves that became his possessions at the death of his first wife, Elizabeth Hill, his second wife, Jenetta McClanahan , stated he died December 26.
John and Elizabeth were the parents of two children: Owen T. and Mary Jane. John and Jenetta had seven children: Burgin, John Riley, Lucy, Eli, Matilda, Telitha, and Amanda.
John's stone was leaning against a rock wall in the cemetery when I found it, but when I went back a year or two later it had disappeared. Jenetta is buried with her second husband, John Cummins, in the New Zion Baptist Cemetery, Pendleton County, Kentucky.
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