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Hugh Rodney Sharp

Hugh Rodney Sharp, American philanthropist. member Sigma Nu.


  • Sharp, Hugh Rodney was born on July 30, 1880 in Seaford, Delaware, United States. Son of Eli Richard and Sallie (Brown) Sharp.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University of Delaware, 1900.


    • Trustee University of Delaware. Director Wilmington Society Fine Arts. Member Sigma Nu.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Member Sigma Nu.; Clubs: University, Wilmington Country. Identified with numerous civic and philanthropic activities, notably in connection with University of Delaware.


    • Married Isabella du Pont, June 6, 1908. Children: Hugh Rodney, Bayard, Anne du Pont (deceased).
    • father: Eli Richard Sharp
    • mother: Sallie (Brown) Sharp
    • spouse: Isabella du Pont
    • children: Hugh Rodney Sharp
    • Bayard Sharp
    • Anne du Pont Sharp (deceased)
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