Newton THORNTON

Newton THORNTON

Male 1832 - 1903  (71 years)

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  • Name Newton THORNTON 
    Born 9 Apr 1832  , Vermillion, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    Census 1840  , Vermilion, Illinois, United Sttes Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1840 U.S. Federal 
    • Nathan Thornton; Home in 1840: Vermilion, Illinois; Free White Persons - Males - 5 thr 9: 2; Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 3; Free White Persons - Males - 40 thr 49: 1; Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 2; No. White Persons over 20 Who Cannot Read and Write: 1; Free White Persons - Under 20: 11; Free White Persons - 20 thr 49: 3; Total Free White Persons: 14; Total All Persons - Free Wite, Free Colored, Slaves: 14.
    • Role: Household Member
    Census 1840  , Vermilion, Illinois, United Sttes Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1840 U.S. Federal 
    • Nathan Thornton; Home in 1840: Vermilion, Illinois; Free White Persons - Males - 5 thr 9: 2; Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 3; Free White Persons - Males - 40 thr 49: 1; Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 2; No. White Persons over 20 Who Cannot Read and Write: 1; Free White Persons - Under 20: 11; Free White Persons - 20 thr 49: 3; Total Free White Persons: 14; Total All Persons - Free Wite, Free Colored, Slaves: 14.
    • Role: Household Member
    1840 census
    1840 census
    Census 1856  Delaware, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) Nathan Thornton, age 57, male, married, resident in the state for six years; born in North Carolina, farmer, owns his land consisting of 216 acres of improved land.
      2) Jemima Thornton, age 40, born in Ohio, married.
      3) Newton Thornton, male, age 23, born in Illinois.
      4) Anna Thornton, female, age 19, born in Illinois.
      5) Jane Thornton, female, age 16, born in Illinois.
    • Role: Household Member
    Census 1856  Delaware, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) Nathan Thornton, age 57, male, married, resident in the state for six years; born in North Carolina, farmer, owns his land consisting of 216 acres of improved land.
      2) Jemima Thornton, age 40, born in Ohio, married.
      3) Newton Thornton, male, age 23, born in Illinois.
      4) Anna Thornton, female, age 19, born in Illinois.
      5) Jane Thornton, female, age 16, born in Illinois.
    • Role: Household Member
    1856 Census
    1856 Census
    Descendant Interest MEDIUM 
    _UID D2889BF58B9F4A5E89A8E33F15A7FC844BC0 
    Died 19 Jul 1903  Hemet, Riverside, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1801  Our Blended Family
    Last Modified 6 May 2012 

    Father Nathan THORNTON,   b. 25 Apr 1799, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1878, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Charity COOK,   b. 15 Mar 1805, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1853, Ankeny, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 11 Jul 1821  Liberty, Union, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • Nathan and Charity were second cousins. His father and Charity's mother were first cousins
    Census 17 Sep 1850  Fort Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F1590  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susanna LEWIS,   b. 11 Jan 1839, , Vermillion, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1896, Hemet, Riverside, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1856  [7
    Children 
     1. John C. THORNTON,   b. Abt 1862, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Lewis THORNTON,   b. 9 Nov 1863, Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1931, Ainsworth, Brown, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Rosa THORNTON,   b. Abt 1869, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Lincoln THORNTON,   b. Abt 1869, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Franklin THORNTON,   b. Abt 1872, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Stella THORNTON,   b. Abt 1876, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Joseph THORNTON,   b. Sep 1879, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F701  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840 U.S. Federal - 1840 - , Vermilion, Illinois, United Sttes Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840 U.S. Federal - 1840 - , Vermilion, Illinois, United Sttes Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Jul 1903 - Hemet, Riverside, California, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S449] Newton Thornton, Compiler: Barbara M. Thornton James, TMG Src#: 483.

    2. [S851] Illinois, Vermillion County - 1840 U.S. census, Illinois, Vermilion County, (www.Ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), M704, roll 71, p. 126, line 5, Nathan Thornton, accessed 19 Mar 2016. (Reliability: 3).
      Nathan Thornton; Home in 1840: Vermilion, Illinois; Free White Persons - Males - 5 thr 9: 2; Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 3; Free White Persons - Males - 40 thr 49: 1; Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 2; Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 2; No. White Persons over 20 Who Cannot Read and Write: 1; Free White Persons - Under 20: 11; Free White Persons - 20 thr 49: 3; Total Free White Persons: 14; Total All Persons - Free Wite, Free Colored, Slaves: 14.

    3. [S860] Iowa, Polk County - 1856 - State census, Iowa, Polk, (Digital images. 2007. \i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://www.ancestry.com : n.d.), Delaware, p. 645, dwelling 60, family 60, line 34, Nathan Thornton household; (http://www.ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3).
      Nathan Thornton, age 57, male, married, resident in the state for six years; born in North Carolina, farmer, owns his land; 216 acres of improved land; Jemima Thornton, age 40, born in Ohio, married; Newton Thornton, male, age 23, born in Illinois; Anna Thornton, female, age 19, born in Illinois; Jane Thornton, female, age 16, born in Illinois.

    4. [S243] Ancestoral chart of Martin Lut, TMG Src#: 286.

    5. [S522] Indiana, Compiled Marriages, 1802-1892, Compiler: Jordan Dodd, ((Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2004)), TMG Src#: 554.

    6. [S710] 1850 Census Thornton Nathan, (17 Sep 1850), TMG Src#: 735.

    7. [S62] Polk County Marriages 1846-1866, Compiler: Pioneer Sons & Daughters Genealogical Society, (Iowa Genealogical Society, Des Moines, Iowa, 1983), TMG Src#: 108.


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