Cornelius Sharp1

M, (1 December 1779 - 20 January 1869)
Father-Biological*Cornelius Christopher Sharp1 b. 1744, d. 2 Mar 1811
Mother-Biological*Maria von Bommel1 b. 1749, d. 1827
Last Edited=5 Jul 2023
     Cornelius Sharp was born on 1 December 1779 at Rensselaer County, New York.1 He was the son of Cornelius Christopher Sharp and Maria von Bommel.1

Cornelius Sharp married Abigail Elizabeth Bacon, daughter of James Bacon.1 He served in the New York mallitia during the War of 1812.2 Cornelius Sharp died on 20 January 1869 at Franklin County, Ohio, at age 89.1


  1. Geneanet. Geneanet Community Trees Index. Lehi, Utah: Operations, 2022.
  2. Adjutant General’s Office. New York, U.S., War of 1812 Payroll Abstracts for New York State Militia, 1812-1815. Provo, Utah: Operations, 2013.