Isaac Sharland

Birth Name Isaac Sharland
Also Known As Henry Brown
Gender male
Age at Death about 79 years, 4 months, 28 days


Imprisoned for one month for larceny twice in 1836. Tailor in 1841. Declared bankrupt about 1847. Tailor employing 1 man in Scotland in 1851. Auctioneer in Dundee in 1853. Silversmith and Jeweler in Scarborough in 1856. Traveller with jewellery in 1861 living in Southampton. They moved to Jersey for a while and then to Falmouth where he had a fancy goods shop and auction shop. The premises in Falmouth was destroyed in a fire in December 1870. The family went to Canada under the name Browning in 1871 with the Emms family but Isaac was not with them. It looks like they lived in the Montreal area for a while but moved to Chicago in the mid to late 1870s. Isaac was living in Chicago under the name Henry Brown when he died in 1897.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1818 Bath, Somerset, England    
Baptism 25 Dec 1818 St. Michael, Bath, Somerset, England   1
Death 29 May 1897 Illinois, USA    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Isaac Sharlandabout 178021 Jan 1860
Mother Margaret Brittenabout 178413 Mar 1878
    Sister     Louisa Sharland 6 Jun 1808 15 Dec 1856
    Sister     Emma Sharland about 1809
    Sister     Caroline Sharland about 1810 1899
    Sister     Emilia Sharland about 1812 14 Jan 1813
    Sister     Matilda Sharland about 1813 16 Dec 1813
    Sister     Ann Matilda Sharland about 1814
    Sister     Margaretta Sharland about 1816 5 Mar 1885
    Sister     Elizabeth Sharland about 1817
         Isaac Sharland about 1818 29 May 1897
    Sister     Harriet Augusta Sharland about 1820
    Brother     Edwin Sharland about 1822 22 Dec 1854
    Sister     Laura Mary Sharland about 1823 12 Nov 1833
    Brother     Frederick George Sharland about 1824
    Sister     Ellen Rosa Sharland about 1826
    Sister     Emily Jane Sharland about 1828 13 Nov 1831
    Brother     Duncan Edward Sharland about 1828 1 Mar 1829
    Brother     Duncan Henry Pollard Sharland about 1830 about 1864


Family of Isaac Sharland and Sarah Jenkins Price

Married Wife Sarah Jenkins Price ( * about 1816 + ... )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 5 Mar 1841 St. Michael, Bath, Somerset, England    
Name Birth Date Death Date
William Henry Sharland22 Oct 1841
Alice Mary Elizabeth Sharland1 Oct 184328 Aug 1926
Helen Clara Sharland24 May 18461930
Emily Maria Sharland21 Apr 184916 Apr 1942
Eva Lydia Sharland15 Apr 18534 Nov 1932
Annie Bertha Sharland4 Jul 185623 Dec 1939
Ada Florence Sharland4 Mar 186114 Jan 1898


Date Street Locality City State/ Province County Postal Code Country Phone Sources
1843 2 New Bond Street Place   Bath, Somerset            
1846 Gloucester Cottage, Widecombe   Somerset            
1861 2 Frederic Street   Southampton            
from 1867 to 1868 Church Street   Falmouth Cornwall          
from 1868 to 1871 Market Street   Falmouth Cornwall          

Source References

  1. Parish register