Sharp, Isaac (M)

b. 4 July 1806. d. 21 March 1897. Nationality: English.
Poet and missionary. Born in Brighton, Sussex. Worked in the coal-mining, ship-building, and iron works industries in Middlesbrough. Married Hannah Procter in February 1839. Went on extensive missionary trips to all continents with the Society of Friends (1846-1895). Met John Greenleaf Whittier while travelling through the United States. Author of *Saul of Tarsus, and Other Poems* (1888). Biographical information: *ODNB*. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Anchor of the Soul 1882 Good Words Poet 3946