Joshua S Tharp

Joshua S Tharp[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1838 - 1921  (82 years)

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  • Name Joshua S Tharp 
    Born 8 Nov 1838  Hendricks County, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 12 Sep 1850  Middle Township, Hendricks, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 23 Jul 1860  Union Township, Hendricks, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 6 Jul 1921  Lincoln Township, Hendricks, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried 8 Jul 1921  Brownsburg, Hendricks, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I22347  McKelleb
    Last Modified 24 May 2020 

    Father James M Tharp,   b. 29 Sep 1806, Shelby County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1886, Hendricks County, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Yount,   b. 27 Aug 1810, Shelby County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1894, Hendricks County, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 7 Sep 1824  Shelby County, Kentucky, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F6774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Joshua S Tharp
    Joshua S Tharp
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    Joshua S Tharp's Tombstone
    Joshua S Tharp's Tombstone
    Author Marc Doty FAG ID 46843703 - Downloaded from FAG 5-24-2020.jpg

  • Notes 
    • The History of Hendricks County,
      Interstate Publishing, Chicago, 1885, Union Township, pages 731-732:

      Joshua S. Tharp, son of James and Mary Tharp, was born Nov. 8, 1838, in Hendricks County, Indiana. His parents were natives of Kentucky and early settlers of this county, coming here in 1829. His father still resides in Center Township. Of their children, eight are living--Stephen W., John, Rebecca, Joshua S., Mary E., Sarah C., James T. and Lydia E. Joshua S. Tharp was reared to manhood on a farm, his education being obtained in the schools of his neighborhood. He has followed farming through life and now owns 120 acres of improved land where he resides, in Union Township, on which he located in 1875. Aug. 31, 1860, he was married to Miss Mary J. Faussett, who died in March, 1884. She was a daughter of Robert Faussett, who was formerly of Hendricks County, now of Nebraska. To Mr. and Mrs. Tharp were born ten children, seven now living--Isaac W., Arie O., William R., Cora E., Geneva, Zettie F. and Harry E. Those deceased are--Charles W., James W. and Mary J. Mr. Tharp is a member of the Regular Baptist church. Politically he is a Democrat.

  • Sources 
    1. [S652] 1850 U.S. Census, Hendricks County, Indiana, Middle Township; Page #45A, Roll: M432_150; Dwelling #607, Family #616; Joshua S Thorp, Line #1; Accessed; 24 May 2020 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S653] 1860 U.S. Census, Hendricks County, Indiana, New Elizabeth Post Office; Page #145, Roll: M653_265 ; Dwelling #1026, Family #1026; Joshua S Tharp, Line #19; Accessed; 24 May 2020 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S296] Indiana Death Certificates, 1899 - 2011, Joshua S Tharp; Lincoln Township, Hendricks, Indiana; 19914; 6 July 1921 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S293] Find A Grave, Accessed; 24 May 2020; Joshua Speed Tharp; 24394095; Greenlawn Cemetery; Brownsburg, Indiana; Marc Doty; Joe (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S357] Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797 - 1954, James Tharp and Mary Yount; 7 September 1824; Page #34 (Reliability: 3).