Jean was born about 1720, the daughter of unknown parents. The place is not known.
Her husband was William Sharp, who she married on 26 JUN 1739 in Clackmannan, Scotland. Their eight known children were William (c1741-?), Peter (c1745-?), John (c1747-?), Thomas (c1748-?), Alexander (c1751-?), Helen (c1753-?), Jean (c1756-?) and Hugh (c1758-c1809).