September 11, 1848, Western View, Culpeper, Virginia.
June 23, 1928, Baltimore County, Maryland.
Druid Ridge Cemetery, Pikesville, Maryland.
Wharton was the youngest of eight children of Malcolm H. and Susan R. Wharton. His works include:
- Private in General Lee’s Army
- Gospel Talks (R. H. Woodward, 1886)
- Pulpit, Pew and Platform
- My Trip to Palestine
- A Picnic in Palestine (Baltimore, Maryland: Wharton & Barron, 1892)
- A Month with Moody in Chicago (Baltimore, Maryland: Wharton & Barron, 1894)
- Messages of Mercy
- Stories Short and Sweet (Neale Publishing, 1910)