SHARP - FARRELL - PAYNE - CANHAM
I am researching the following branch on behalf of a friend.
There are several brick walls so if you have any information which can help we would be very greatful.  

The starting point is the marriage of
Charles SHARP bn 18 Aug 1916 12 Fletcher Buildings Drury Lane London son of Benjamin William SHARP, (bn Mar 1882 Strand and Jane Maria FARRELL bn Dec Qtr 1878 Strand London
Charles Marr Gertrude Elizabeth PAYNE bn 20 May 1912 at 4 Kings Rd St Pancras (workhouse) dau of Elizabeth PAYNE formerly CANHAM, a laundress of 19 Bayham Rd St Pancras. Birth registered 5 June 1912, mother Elizabeth made her mark, Registrar William H CULPIN
Gertrudes mother Elizabeth CANHAM marr 9 Jul 1898 Register Office Pancras London (Sep Qtr 1898 Pancras GRO 1b 259) Walter PAYNE 37yrs (bn c 1861) widower, postman of 5 Stuckey Place, son of John PAYNE (decd) gardener.  Elizabeth 26yrs spinster of 39 High St Pancras dau of Henry CANHAM (Decd) House painter. Elizabeth made her mark and Walter signed his name. Witnesses Stephen TAVYMAN? And Emily CANHAM. {sister or sisterinlaw?)
Camden Town; Gray's Inn Lane; Kentish Town; Regent's Park; Somers Town; Tottenham Court.


 The SHARP / FARRELL lines are below but the CANHAM / PAYNE lines are almost a non-starter.

Maternal ancestry of Charles SHARP bn 1916
1) Francis FARRELL 
Marr Hannah
2) William FARRELL bn 21 Nov 1816 chr 09 Jan 1817 , Tottenham Court Road Independent, Saint Pancras, London, (C097981)
Marr 19 Apr 1840 Soho Westminster Margaret THOMPSON (M062361) chr 25 May 1817 St Martin in the Fields Westminster London dau of Thomas THOMPSON and Jane
1841 census William 20 boot clicker and Margaret 20 Hat trimmer living HO107/739/36 pg19 ED5;
1861 census William 44 bootmaker and wife Margaret 43 living at 10 Cecil Court Westminster London RG9/58/67 Pg20
1871 census William 54 bootmaker and wife Margaret 54 boot closer living at 16 Cecil Court St Martins in the Fields Westminster London  RG10/353/68 Pg26
3) William FARRELL bn 26 Mar 1841 Saint Martin In The Fields, Westminster, London (Jun Qtr 1841 St Martins London GRO 1 108) chr 15 May 1842 Saint Martin In The Fields, Westminster, London
1841 census William 1yr living HO107/739/36 pg19 ED5;
1861 census William 20 bootmaker living at 10 Cecil Court Westminster London RG9/58/67 Pg20
1871 census William 30 porter living at 16 Cecil Court St Martins in the Fields Westminster London  RG10/353/68 Pg26
Marr Dec Qtr 1877 Westminster GRO 1a 803 Sarah DOWNS bn c 1844 St Martins London
1881 census William FARRELL 40 boot closer And wife Sarah 36 living at 4 Dukes Court, St Martins in the Fields London RG11/329/92 Pg39;
1891 census William 49 boot closer and wife Sarah 49 living at  Dukes Court St Martins in the Fields London RG12/213/111 Pg54;
Occ: BOOT CLOSER: an employee who worked in the shoe trade stitching together all the parts of a shoe upper
1901 census William 60 Bootworker at finish (Journeyman) and wife Sarah 59 living at 1 St Anne Court Soho Westminster London RG13/100/126 Pg54
William died aged 63yrs Mar Qtr 1906 Camberwell London 1d 487
 4) Jane Maria FARRELL bn Dec Qtr 1878 Strand London, Middlesex GRO 1b 657 (St Martins London)
1881 census Jane 2yrs living at 4 Dukes Court, St Martins in the Fields London RG11/329/92 Pg39;
1891 census Jane 12yrs scholar living at  Dukes Court St Martins in the Fields London RG12/213/111 Pg54;
Jane Maria FARRELL marr after Banns 14 Jul 1907 Soho Parish Church, St Annes Westminster (Sep Qtr 1907 Westminster GRO 1a 1237) Benjamin William SHARP, (bn Mar 1882 Strand London GRO 1b 689) 24yrs bachelor labourer of St Annes Court son of Benjamin William SHARP, pipe case maker. Jane 28 spinster of St Annes Court dau of William FARRELL boot closer.  Witnesses J YOUNG and J FARRELL, J A CARDWELL rector.
5) Benjamin William John SHARP bn 20 Feb 1908 Westminster – Mar Qtr 1908 Westminster 1a 485 – mother J M SHARP of 1 St Annes Court registered the birth on the 31 March. Son of Benjamin William Sharp printers labourer and Jane Maria SHARP formerly FARRELL
Feb 1984 living at 3 Torrington Grove North Finchley London N12 at brother Johns demise
marr Ellen Amelia
died aged 82yrs 25 May 1992 :Barnet General Hospital, Barnet Hertfordshire, Middlesex Volume:, 11 Page:, 267 wid Ellen Amelia of 3 Torrington Grove North Finchley London N12 present at the death.  Benjamin W, a retired painter and decorator died from
1a Pulmonary odema,  (fluid on the lungs)
1b Atheromatous Aneurisms of Aorta and right femoral artery (operation)
11 chronic obstructive airways disease. 
Certified by D M PAUL Coroner for North London after post mortem without inquest.
                6) Benjamin William SHARP

 5) Alice J SHARP bn Dec 1912 Strand 1b 1017
Alice J Died Mar 1913 Strand 1b 769

5) John Stanley SHARP bn 12 Jan 1914 12 Fletcher Buildings Drury Lane London (Mar 1914 St Martin 1a 813), son f Benjamin William SHARP scene shifter and Jane Maria SHARP nee FARRELL (Sub-districts :St. James & St. Anne; Strand). Birth regd on 20 February by his mother.
John Stanley SHARP died Feb 1984 Westminster London aged 72yrs? Vol 15 1888. Certificate shows date of birth as 9 Jan 1912 Westminster not 1914 – died of Carcinomatosis and Carcinoma of the Bronchus certified by Y S CHAN MB.  John Stanley a retired sales assistant was living at Flat 16, 9 Hanson Street W1.  Died 3rd Feb 1984 Middlesex Hospital Westminister – informant brother Benjamin William SHARP bn 1908 living at 3 Torrington Grove North Finchley London N12

5) Charles SHARP bn 18 Aug 1916 12 Fletcher Buildings Drury Lane London
Marr Gertrude Elizabeth PAYNE bn 20 May 1912 at 4 Kings Rd St Pancras (workhouse) dau of Elizabeth PAYNE formerly CANHAM, a laundress of 19 Bayham Rd St Pancras. Birth registered 5 June 1912, mother Elizabeth made her mark, Registrar William H CULPIN
Gertrudes mother Elizabeth CANHAM marr 9 Jul 1898 Register Office Pancras London (Sep Qtr 1898 Pancras GRO 1b 259) Walter PAYNE 37yrs (bn c 1861) widower, postman of 5 Stuckey Place, son of John PAYNE (decd) gardener.  Elizabeth 26yrs spinster of 39 High St Pancras dau of Henry CANHAM (Decd) House painter. Elizabeth made her mark and Walter signed his name. Witnesses Stephen TAVYMAN? And Emily CANHAM. {sister or sisterinlaw?)
Camden Town; Gray's Inn Lane; Kentish Town; Regent's Park; Somers Town; Tottenham Court                                            6) Jean Gertrude SHARP
                      Marr David Malcolm McPHERSON
                      6) Mary Elizabeth SHARP bn 9 Mar 1936
                      Marr John GREGORY
                      Mary died 22 May 2003 lung cancer
                      6) Daphne Joan SHARP bn 8 Apr 1944
                      Marr Richard BUTTERS
                      Daphne died Feb 1980 of influenza
                                    7) Lorraine BUTTERS bn 1971
                                    Died 2005 blood clot induced heart failure
 4) William FARRELL bn 1880 St Martins London
1881 census William 4mths living at 4 Dukes Court, St Martins in the Fields London RG11/329/92 Pg39;
1891 census William 9yrs scholar living at  Dukes Court St Martins in the Fields London RG12/213/111 Pg54;
    Poss died aged 27yrs Sep 1907 Lambeth London 1d 157
 4) Arthur FARRELL bn 1884 St Martins London
1891 census Arthur 7yrs scholar living at  Dukes Court St Martins in the Fields London RG12/213/111 Pg54;
Poss Died aged 24yrs Mar qtr 1908 St Marylebone London 1a 390
 4) John FARRELL bn 1886 St Martins London (Sep 1886 Holborn 1b 800)
1891 census John 5yrs scholar living at  Dukes Court St Martins in the Fields London RG12/213/111 Pg54;
1901 census John 15 Errand Boy for printing office living at 1 St Anne Court Soho Westminster London RG13/100/126 Pg54
3) Margaret FARRELL bn 18 Nov 1842 Westminster London chr 12 Feb 1843 Saint Martin In The Fields, Westminster, London,
1851 census Margaret 9yrs neice visiting her Aunt Elizabeth L NOIS head wid 76yrs fundholder bn Sussex at 1 Claremont Cottage Tonbridge Tunbridge Wells Kent. HO107/1614/119; Pg11; Also in the same household is Elizabeths son William GOODRICH 54 retired school teacher bn London and his wife Mary?  45 bn Tonbridge Kent
1861 census Margaret 19 Cap maker living at 10 Cecil Court Westminster London RG9/58/67 Pg20
marr Sep 1861 St Martin in Fields 1a 643 Nathan BETTERIDGE bn 1833 Nettlebed Oxfordshire son of Adam bn 1786 Nettlebed Oxfordshire and Elizabeth bn 1796 Nettlebed Oxfordshire.  Family lived in Nettlebed Street Oxfordshire in 1841 - HO107/881/13 pg21 ED23
Will of William STRANGE blacksmith, Nettlebed, 1746. W. Pec.71/5/9
 In the Name of God Amen The Twenty Ninth day of June in the Nineteenth Year of the Reigne of our Sovereigne Lord George the Second by the Grace of God of Great Britain France & Ireland King Defender of the Faith and so forth and in the year of our Lord One Thousand Seven Hundred and Fourty Five I William Strainge of Netlebed in the county of Oxon blacksmith being infirme in Body but of sound & perfect mind & memory praise be therefore given to Almighty God Do make and Ordaine this my Last Will & Testament in manner & form following (that is to say) First and Principally I commend my soul into the hands of Almighty God hopeing the merits Death & passion of my Saviour Jesus Christ to have full & free pardon & forgiveness of all my Sins and to Inherit Everlasting life and my Body I commit to the Earth to be Decently Buried at the Discretion of my Executors herein after named And as touching the Dispossition of all such Temporal Estate as it hath pleased Almighty God to bestow upon me I give & dispose thereof as followeth And first I give Devise & Bequeath unto my Son John Staine all that my messuage or tenement wherein I now dwell scituate & being in Netlebed Aforesaid Together with all houses Outhouses Edifices Buildings Orchards Gardens Backsides & Appurtences thereunto belonging To have and to hold my said messuage or tenement & preisses with the appurtences unto my said Son John Strainge and to his heirs and assignes forever And I give & bequeath unto my Daughter Anne Betteridge two Guineas of lawfull money of great Britain to be paid unto her by my Executors within One Year next after my Decease And I give & bequeath unto my said Daughter Anne The Quilt which she now hath in her possession And I give & bequeath unto my Daughter Elizabeth the summe of Five pounds of lawfull Money of Great Britain to be paid unto her by my Executors within two years next after my Decease And I give & bequeath unto my Daughter Mary the Summe of Five pounds of lawfull money of Great Britain to be paid unto her by my Executors when she shall attain to her age of one & Twenty years And I also give unto my said Daughter Mary my Silver Tankard and Silver Spoon and One Gold Ring And I give & bequeath unto my Son Robert my Close of Arrable Land called Water Pitts in Netlebed aforesaid To hold the same dureing the term of the Lease by which I hold the same And I give & bequeath unto my Son Thomas the Messuage Cottage or Tenement with all the Appurtences thereunto belonging scituate being in Netlebed aforesaid and now in the tenure or Occupation of Thomas Crouch To hold the same unto my Son Thomas in such Manner as I now hold it And I give & bequeath unto my said Son John Strainge All my Stock of Iron Coales and workeing tooles Subject Nevertheless and upon this condicon that my said Son John shall well & truely pay to my Executors the Summe of Thirty Pounds of lawfull money of Great Britain within One year next after my Decease And as for all & singular other my Goods & Chatles Whatsoever I give & bequeath the same unto my Soninlaw Adam Betteridge and my loveing Friend Richard Phillips whome I make & ordaine Joynt Executors of this my Will In Trust nevertheless for them to Divide the same Between my Three younger children Mary Robert & Thomas Strainge Share & Share alike And I do hereby Order & appoint that my said executors shall deduct & allow unto themselves all such reasonable Expenses as they shall be put unto concerning their Trust as aforesaid And lastly I do hereby revoke and make void all former and other wills of mine whatsoever by me at any time heretofore made. In Witness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand & seal the day & Year first above written. Signed Sealed published & Declared by the said William Strainge
William Strainge the Testator to be his last Will & Testament in the presence of us who also subscribed our names as Witnesses in his presence Timothy Holding, Lenord Hickman Fran: Robson Senr

The Adam BETTERIDGE chr 3 Mar 1716 Burcot with Dorchester Oxfordshire mentioned in this Will marr c 1739 Watlington Oxford Anne STRANGE dau of William STRANGE, blacksmith; Adam died Dec 1793 and was buried 14 Dec 1793 Watlington.
Adam BETTERIDGE and Anne STRANGE had a son Adam BETTERIDGE who marr 26 Feb 1776 Dorchester Oxfordshire Ann MANSELL.
Adam BETTERIDGE and Ann MANSELL had a son Adam BETTERIDGE bn 1786 who marr Elizabeth, their youngest son Nathan marr Margaret FARRELL
Nathans siblings are
# Adam BETTERIDGE bn 1825 Nettlebed Oxfordshire master shoemaker
# John BETTERIDGE bn 1816 Nettlebed shoemaker
# Anne BETTERIDGE bn 1821 Nettlebed Oxfordshire
# Elizabeth BETTERIDGE bn 1826 Nettlebed Oxfordshire
# Thomas BETTERIDGE bn c 1830 Nettlebed Oxfordshire
# James BETTERIDGE bn c 1833 Nettlebed Oxfordshire
1881 census Nathan 45 cap and belt maker and wife Margaret 37 living at  80 Church St, St Annes Soho London RG11/132/96 Pg49
Nathan died Sep 1888 Marylebone 1a 320
1891 census Margaret 46 sick nurse wid living at 7 New St StMartin in the Fields London RG12/213/45; Pg 21;
Also in the same household are Hannah OSBORN/ASBORN, 77 Aunt wid living on private means bn Ipswich and Isabella W SCOTT 20yrs dom serv
1901 census Margaret 59 pauper inmate wid, no occ, living at Westminster Union Workshouse  St James London RG13/99/106 Pg17   
4) William James BETTERIDGE bn 1863 St Annes Soho
 1881 census 18 clerk living at  80 Church St, St Annes Soho London RG11/132/96 Pg49
 William marr Jun 1889 Holborn 1b 1135 Sarah Ann MORRIS bn c 1863 Soho
 1891 census William J 29yrs County Court Clerk and Sarah Ann 30yrs living at 91 Victoria Dwellings Liberty of Saffron Hill S Peters London RG12/221/82 Pg17 ED4
1901 census William 38 County Court Clerk and wife Sarah 38 living at 71 Lofting Rd Barnsbury Islington London RG13/178/70; Pg21 ED10
5) Dorothy Rose BETTERIDGE bn Jun Qtr 1890 Holborn 1b 65? /  Clerkenwell
1891 census 10 mths living at 91 Victoria Dwellings Liberty of Saffron Hill S Peters London RG12/221/82 Pg17 ED4
1901 census 10yrs living at 71 Lofting Rd Barnsbury Islington London RG13/178/70; Pg21 ED10
Marr Sep 1912 Islington 1b 467 Mr HOLLAND
5) George Nathan BETTERIDGE bn Mar Qtr 1894 Holborn 1b 679 / Dec 1894 (per death record) / Clerkenwell
 1901 census 7yrs living at 71 Lofting Rd Barnsbury Islington London RG13/178/70; Pg21 ED10
Served in WW1 as a Private in the London 25th Regiment  -  Regiment no 1162 and 740230
 George died aged 91yrs Jun 1986 Brighton Sussex 18-377
5) Elsie Jane BETTERIDGE bn Sep 1895 Holborn 1b 749 / Clerkenwell
1901 census 5yrs living at 71 Lofting Rd Barnsbury Islington London RG13/178/70; Pg21 ED10
4) Margaret BETTERIDGE bn 1866 Bloomsbury Middlesex
1881 census 15 Gold embroiderers apprentice living at  80 Church St, St Annes Soho London RG11/132/96 Pg49
 4) Jane Eleanor BETTERIDGE bn 1869 Bloomsbury Middlesex
 1881 census 12 scholar living at  80 Church St, St Annes Soho London RG11/132/96 Pg49
 Poss Marr Jun 1888 City of London 1c 14 George James ADAMS or Alfred William SMITH
 4) Annie Louise BETTERIDGE bn c 1882
1891 census 9yrs scholar living at 7 New St StMartin in the Fields London RG12/213/45; Pg 21;
1901 census 19yrs cap maker living with brother William and family at 71 Lofting Rd Barnsbury Islington London RG13/178/70; Pg21 ED10
3) Jane FARRELL bn c 1850 Westminster Middlesex
1861 census Jane 11 living at 10 Cecil Court Westminster London RG9/58/67 Pg20
1871 census Jane 21 cap maker living at 16 Cecil Court St Martins in the Fields Westminster London  RG10/353/68 Pg26
Poss marr Dec 1872 Pancras 1b 23 William HOOPER or Joseph READ
3) Arthur FARRELL bn 8 Jul 1854 Westminster chr 07 Jan 1855 Saint Martin In The Fields, Westminster, London
1861 census Arthur 6 living at 10 Cecil Court Westminster London RG9/58/67 Pg20
1871 census Arthur 18 porter living at 16 Cecil Court St Martins in the Fields Westminster London  RG10/353/68 Pg26
3) Samuel Walter FARRELL bn 16 Feb 1860 Westminster London chr 08 Jul 1860 Saint Martin In The Fields, Westminster, London
1861 census Walter 1yr living at 10 Cecil Court Westminster London RG9/58/67 Pg20
    2) John FARRELL bn 23 Apr 1819, chr 11 May 1819 St Andrew Holborn London (P010519)
    2) Hannah Veasey FARRELL bn 3 Mar 1821, chr 18 Mar 1821 St Andrew Holborn London (P010519)
    Marr 4 Apr 1836 St Martin in the Fields Westminster London Edward TAYLOR

Paternal ancestry of Charles SHARP bn 1916
1) SHARP

    2) Benjamin William SHARP bn Mar Qtr 1839 East London 2 191 (Cripplegate; St. Botolph, St Giles w/o Bishopsgate)
Marr Jun 1859 Lambeth 1d 415 Sarah LOWE bn 25 Jun 1838 St Annes Soho London chr 22 Jul 1838 St Annes Soho C062361 dau of William LOWE bn c 1811 Wells Somerset tailor  and wife Elizabeth HANNAH bn c1810 St Martins Middlesex, dom serv .  Sarahs siblings are:
# William LOWE bn 25 Feb 1835 chr 27 Feb 1835 St Annes Soho C062361
# Susannah LOWE bn c 1836 St Annes Soho (1841-51 census)
# Thomas LOWE bn 14 Sep 1840 chr 17 Jan 1847 St Annes Soho C062361
# John LOWE bn 8 Apr 1846 chr 17 Jan 1847 St Annes Soho C062361
# James LOWE bn 30 Oct 1847 chr 15 Jan 1864 St Annes Soho Westminister London C062362
# Benjamin William LOWE bn 27 Sep 1850 chr 31 Jan 1864 St Annes Soho Westminister London C062362
# Frederick Charles LOWE bn 17 Nov 1852 chr 31 Jan 1864 St ANnes Soho Westminster London C062362
1861 census Benjamin 22yrs frame maker and wife Sarah 22yrs living at 56 Gloucester St Holborn St George the Martyr London RG9/182/64 Pg36
    Benjamin William SHARP died aged 30yrs Mar Qtr 1870 St Giles London 1b 408
1871 census Sarah 31yrs head wid charwoman living at 29 New Compton Street St Giles London RG10/351/28 Pg50
3) Benjamin William SHARP bn Mar Qtr 1860 Holborn GRO 1b 483
1861 census Benjamin W 1yrs living at 56 Gloucester St Holborn St George the Martyr London RG9/182/64 Pg36
1871 census Benjamin W 11yrs living at 29 New Compton Street St Giles London RG10/351/28 Pg50
Marr Elizabeth Maria (WISE? / LOOS?) bn Sep 1859 London City 1c 60 (LOOS=mar 1860 1c 89)
1881 census Benjamin 23 french polisher and wife Elizabeth Maria 24 living at 11 Eagle Street St Andrews London RG11/340/8 Pg13
1891 census Benjamin 34 french polisher and wife Elizabeth 33 living at 26 Sandland St St Andrew & St George Holborn London RG12/219/11 Pg16
Benjamin William SHARP, pipe case maker, died aged 33yrs 18th Sep 1893 at 7 Betterton Street, St Giles South London, (Sep 1893 St Giles London Middlesex 1b 432). Cause of death Phthisis Syncope (TB/consumption/lung disease)  -  E A Sharp, widow of deceased, present at death.
4) Benjamin William SHARP bn Mar 1882 Strand London GRO 1b 689
1881 census Benjamin 6mths living at 11 Eagle Street St Andrews London RG11/340/8 Pg13
1891 census Benjamin 10yrs scholar living at 26 Sandland St St Andrew & St George London RG12/219/11 Pg16
Benjamin William SHARP marr after Banns 14 Jul 1907 Soho Parish Church, St Annes Westminster (Sep Qtr 1907 Westminster GRO 1a 1237) Jane Maria FARRELL  28 spinster of St Annes Court dau of William FARRELL boot closer.  Benjamin 24yrs bachelor labourer of St Annes Court son of Benjamin William SHARP, pipe case maker. Jane Witnesses J YOUNG and J FARRELL, J A CARDWELL rector.
 5) Benjamin William John SHARP bn 20 Feb 1908 Westminster – Mar Qtr 1908 Westminster 1a 485 – mother J M SHARP rof 1 St Annes Court registered the birth on the 31 March. Son of Benjamin William Sharp printers labourer and Jane Maria SHARP formerly FARRELL
Feb 1984 living at 3 Torrington Grove North Finchley London N12 at brother Johns demise
marr Ellen Amelia
died aged 82yrs 25 May 1992 :Barnet General Hospital, Barnet Hertfordshire, Middlesex Volume:, 11 Page:, 267 wid Ellen Amelia of 3 Torrington Grove North Finchley London N12 present at the death.  Benjamin W died, a retired painter and decorator died from
1a Pulmonary odema,
1b Atheromatuous Aneursms of Aorta and right femoral artery (operation)
11 chronic obstructive airways disease. 
Certified by D M PAUL Coroner for North London after post mortem without inquest.
5) John Stanley SHARP bn 12 Jan 1914 12 Fletcher Buildings Drury Lane London (Mar 1914 St Martin 1a 813), son f Benjamin William SHARP scene shifter and Jane Maria SHARP nee FARRELL (Sub-districts :St. James & St. Anne; Strand). Birth regd on 20 February by his mother.
John Stanley SHARP died Feb 1984 Westminster London aged 72yrs? Vol 15 1888. Certificate shows date of birth as 9 Jan 1912 Westminster not 1914 – died of Carcinomatosis and Carcinoma of the Bronchus certified by Y S CHAN MB.  John Stanley a retired sales assistant was living at Flat 16, 9 Hanson Street W1.  Died 3rd Feb 1984 Middlesex Hospital Westminister – informant brother Benjamin William SHARP bn 1908 living at 3 Torrington Grove North Finchley London N12
5) Charles SHARP bn 18 Aug 1916 12 Fletcher Buildings Drury Lane London
Marr Gertrude Elizabeth PAYNE bn 20 May 1912 at 4 Kings Rd St Pancras (workhouse) dau of Elizabeth PAYNE formerly CANHAM, a laundress of 19 Bayham Rd St Pancras. Birth registered 5 June 1912, mother Elizabeth made her mark, Registrar William H CULPIN
Gertrudes mother Elizabeth CANHAM marr 9 Jul 1898 Register Office Pancras London (Sep Qtr 1898 Pancras GRO 1b 259) Walter PAYNE 37yrs (bn c 1861) widower, postman of 5 Stuckey Place, son of John PAYNE (decd) gardener.  Elizabeth 26yrs spinster of 39 High St Pancras dau of Henry CANHAM (Decd) House painter. Elizabeth made her mark and Walter signed his name. Witnesses Stephen TAVYMAN? And Emily CANHAM. {sister or sisterinlaw?)
Camden Town; Gray's Inn Lane; Kentish Town; Regent's Park; Somers Town; Tottenham Court
        6) Jean Gertrude SHARP
        6) Mary Elizabeth SHARP bn 9 Mar 1936
         Mary died 22 May 2003 lung cancer
        6) Daphne Joan SHARP bn 8 Apr 1944
        Daphne died Feb 1980 of influenza
            7) Lorraine BUTTERS bn 1971
            Died 2005 blood clot induced heart failure
4) Ann Elizabeth SHARP bn Jun 1882 Holborn 1b 668 - Strand London
1891 census Ann 8 scholar living at 26 Sandland St St Andrew & St George London RG12/219/11 Pg16
3) Henry SHARP bn c1865 St Annes London
1871 census Henry 6 living with maternal grandparents William LOWE hd marr 59 tailor and wife Elizabeth 61 dom serv at Little Chapel Street St Annes Soho. RG10/145/7 Pg7 Also in the same household are William and Elizabeths sons James LOWE 21 bn St Annes Soho, green grocer single and Benjamin LOWE 20yrs bn St Annes Soho, house painter single and their granddau Caroline E Lowe 4mths bn St Annes Soho
1881 census Henry 16 Mixes Black Lead Works living at 16 Denmark Street St Giles in the Fields London RG11/326/51 pg10;
3) John SHARP bn 1868 St Anns London
1871 census John 3yrs living at 29 New Compton Street St Giles London RG10/351/28 Pg50
1881 census John 14 scholar living at 16 Denmark Street St Giles in the Fields London RG11/326/51 pg10;
Marr Elizabeth BARRIFF bn 1868 St Giles London dau of William BARRIFF bn c 1835 St Marylebone, stone mason journeyman, and Mary Ann bn 1834 Marylebone, French polisher. Elizabeths siblings are
# William (Bill) BARRIFF bn c 1858 St Giles in the Fields died aged 36yrs Sep Qtr 1895 St Giles London 1b 373
# Elizabeth BARRIFF bn c 1868 St Giles in the Fields
# Robert BARRIFF bn Sep Qtr 1870 St Giles in the Fields 1b 515 London, gen lab, marr Louisa bn c 1871. Robert died aged 39yrs Mar Qtr 1910 Kensington 1a 70
1891 census John 22 printers labourer and wife Elizabeth 22 charwoman living at 21 High St St Giles North, London  RG12/212/100 Pg59 Also in the same household is Bill BARRIFF 32 bn St Giles London
    4) J SHARP bn 1889 St Giles London
    1891 census John 2 living at 21 High St St Giles North, London  RG12/212/100 Pg59
3) Charles SHARP bn Jun 1870 St Giles London 1b 539
1871 census Charles 11mths living at 29 New Compton Street St Giles London RG10/351/28 Pg50
1881 census Charles 12 scholar living at 16 Denmark Street St Giles in the Fields London RG11/326/51 pg10;
1891 census Charles 21 printer single living with mother at 16 Thurston Dwellings St Giles London RG12/211/104 Pg11
Marr Jun 1890 Marylebone 1a 1114 Harriet STREETING
1901 census Charles 33 printers labourer and Harriet 31 living at 19 Rothwell Buildings, Whitfield Rd Tottenham Court Pancras London RG13/137/65 Pg75
    4) Ada SHARP bn c 1891  - poss Ada Emily SHARP bn Dec Qtr 1890 Marylebone  1a 463
    1901 census Ada 10yrs  living at 19 Rothwell Buildings, Whitfield Rd Tottenham Court Pancras London RG13/137/65 Pg75
    4) Thomas SHARP bn Jun 1894 Marylebone 1c 600
   1901 census 8rs  living at 19 Rothwell Buildings, Whitfield Rd Tottenham Court Pancras London RG13/137/65 Pg75
    4) Charles SHARP   (Charles Henry Sharp Birth: , Dec 1895 - Holborn, London or John Charles Sharp Birth: , Jun 1897 - Pancras
  1901 census 6yrs  living at 19 Rothwell Buildings, Whitfield Rd Tottenham Court Pancras London RG13/137/65 Pg75
    4) Herbert SHARP bn Dec 1897 Holborn 1b 709
    1901 census 4yrs  living at 19 Rothwell Buildings, Whitfield Rd Tottenham Court Pancras London RG13/137/65 Pg75
    4) Eleanor May SHARP bn Dec 1898 Pancras 1b 27
1901 census 2yrs  living at 19 Rothwell Buildings, Whitfield Rd Tottenham Court Pancras London RG13/137/65 Pg75
    4) Winifred SHARP bn Sep Qtr 1900 Pancras 1b 35
1901 census 10mths  living at 19 Rothwell Buildings, Whitfield Rd Tottenham Court Pancras London RG13/137/65 Pg75
Sarah marr 2nd Mar Qtr 1879 Westminster 1a 621 Henry Richard THORNE bn c 1840 Wells Somerset
1881 census Henry 41 out of work porter and wife Sarah 41 laundress living at 16 Denmark Street St Giles in the Fields London RG11/326/51 pg10;
1891 census Sarah 51 Laundress marr (Henry not with her) living at 16 Thurston Dwellings St Giles London RG12/211/104 Pg11
1891 census Henry 51 gen lab shown as ‘single’ and living with his sisters/siblings Matilda THORNE 48 seamstress single, Mary 46 seamstress single living at 14 Turner Street, St Cuthberts, Wells Somerset. RG12/1914/ 21 Pg 36 Also in the same household is Ernest G THORNE 4yrs scholar, nephew. Henry died shortly after this visit
Henry died aged 52yrs Mar qtr 1891 Pancras 1b 110
Sarah died aged 61yrs Mar Qtr 1899 Lambeth 1d 348

Maternal line of Charles SHARPSs wife Gertrude Elizabeth PAYNE
1) John PAYNE
Marr
Gardener
John died bef 1898
        2) Walter PAYNE bn 1861
        Walter Marr 1st ?
Walter marr 2nd 9 Jul 1898 Register Office Pancras London (Sep Qtr 1898 Pancras GRO 1b 259) Elizabeth CANHAM bn 1872, 26yrs (bn c 1872)  spinster of 39 High St Pancras dau of Henry CANHAM (Decd) House painter bn bef 1852. Walter PAYNE 37yrs (bn 1861) widower, postman of 5 Stuckey Place, son of John PAYNE (decd) gardener. Elizabeth made her mark and Walter signed his name. Witnesses Stephen TAVYMAN? And Emily CANHAM. Camden Town; Gray's Inn Lane; Kentish Town; Regent's Park; Somers Town; Tottenham Court
3) Gertrude Elizabeth PAYNE bn 20 May 1912 at 4 Kings Rd St Pancras (workhouse) dau of Elizabeth PAYNE formerly CANHAM, a laundress of 19 Bayham Rd St Pancras. Birth registered 5 June 1912, mother Elizabeth made her mark, Registrar William H CULPIN
marr Charles SHARP bn 18 Aug 1916 12 Fletcher Buildings Drury Lane London
Paternal line of Charles SHARPSs wife Gertrude Elizabeth PAYNEs mother Elizabeth CANHAM
1) Henry CANHAM bn bef 1852
Marr?
House painter bn bef 1852
Henry died bef 1898
2) Elizabeth CANHAM bn 1872
Elizabeth marr 9 Jul 1898 Register Office Pancras London (Sep Qtr 1898 Pancras GRO 1b 259) Walter PAYNE 37yrs (bn 1861) widower, postman of 5 Stuckey Place, son of John PAYNE (decd) gardener.  Elizabeth 26yrs (bn c 1872)  spinster of 39 High St Pancras dau of Henry CANHAM (Decd) House painter bn bef 1852. Elizabeth made her mark and Walter signed his name. Witnesses Stephen TAVYMAN? And Emily CANHAM.
Camden Town; Gray's Inn Lane; Kentish Town; Regent's Park; Somers Town; Tottenham Court
3) Gertrude Elizabeth PAYNE bn 20 May 1912 at 4 Kings Rd St Pancras (workhouse) dau of Elizabeth PAYNE formerly CANHAM, a laundress of 19 Bayham Rd St Pancras. Birth registered 5 June 1912, mother Elizabeth made her mark, Registrar William H CULPIN
marr Charles SHARP bn 18 Aug 1916 12 Fletcher Buildings Drury Lane London

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