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Cornelius Sharp, 1819-?
Posted by: Susan Masse (ID *****4216) Date: August 10, 2011 at 19:05:22
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According to the 1850 census of the Oregon Territory, Cornelius (C.) Sharp was a gunsmith, born in New York about 1819. In December of 1853, he was accused and convicted of killing a man in his wife's brothel in Oregon City, and sent to the penitentiary (then in Portland) on 18 Feb 1854. He escaped 22 Dec 1854.

I am looking for any information on his family, parents or siblings.

Thank you




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