Charity THORNTON

Charity THORNTON

Female 1847 - 1876  (28 years)

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  • Name Charity THORNTON 
    Born 24 Aug 1847  , Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    Census 17 Sep 1850  , Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 1) Riley Thornton, age 24, born in Ohio, farmer.
      2) Rachel Thornton, 24, born in Illinois.
      3) Nathan Thornton, age 5, born in Illinois.
      4) Charity Thornton, age 2, born in Iowa.
      5) Susanna Thornton, age 1, born in Iowa.
    • Role: Household Member
    1850 Census
    1850 Census
    Census 17 Sep 1850  , Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Riley Thornton, head, male, age 24, profession farmer, value of real estate $2,000, born in Ohio; Rachel, female, age 24, born in Illinois; Nathan, male age 5, born in Illinois; Charity, female age 2, born in Iowa; and Susanna, female age 1, born in Iowa.
    • Role: Household Member
    1850 Census
    1850 Census
    Census 1856  Delaware, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) Riley H. Thornton, male, age 30, married, born in Ohio, resident in state for ten years, farmer, native voter, militia, and owns land.
      2) Rachael Thornton, age 30, born in Illinois, married, resident of state for ten years.
      3) Nathan Thornton, male, age 10, born in Illinois; Charity Thornton, female, age 8, born in Iowa.
      4) Susanah Thornton, female, age 7, born in Iowa.
      5) George H. Thornton, male, age 5, born in Iowa.
      6) Richard G. Thornton, male, age 3, born in Iowa.
      7) Martin Luther Thornton, male, age 1, born in Iowa.
    • Role: Household Member
    Census 30 Jun 1860  Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 1) Riley Thornton, head, male, age 34, value of real estate $3,000, birth place Ohio.
      2) R. Thornton, female, age 34, birth place Illinois.
      3) Nathan Thornton, male, age 15, birth place Illinois.
      4) C. Thornton, female, age 12, birth place Iowa.
      5) S. Thornton, female, age 11, birth place Iowa.
      6) George Thornton, male, age 9, birth place Iowa
      7) R.G. Thornton, male, age 7, birth place Iowa.
      8)( M.L. Thornton, male, age 5, birth place Iowa.
      9) C. Thornton, female, age 3, birth place Iowa.
    • Role: Household Member
    THORNTON, NATHAN and RILEY - 1860 US Census.jpg
    THORNTON, NATHAN and RILEY - 1860 US Census.jpg
    Descendant Interest MEDIUM 
    Name Charity Hunt 
    _FSFTID 2D6P-F9G 
    _UID F101079B8761467DA611FEDB510A65D362E1 
    Died 19 Mar 1876  , Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Greenwood Friends Cemetery, Ankeny, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3749  Our Blended Family
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2017 

    Father Riley H THORNTON,   b. 1 Nov 1824, Montgomery County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1900, Osceola, Clarke, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Rachel HAWORTH,   b. 1 Jan 1826,   d. 1 Nov 1876, Ankeny, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1844  , Vermilion, Illinois, United Sttes Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 17 Sep 1850  Fort Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 30 Jun 1860  Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F1584  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joseph Elwood KENWORTHY,   b. 7 Aug 1843, , Dekalb, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1901, Medford, Jackson, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 25 Mar 1866  , Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
    +1. James W. HUNT,   b. 30 Apr 1870,   d. 9 Jan 1989  (Age 118 years)
     2. Clara KENWORTHY,   b. 26 Feb 1876, Greenwood, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1912, Berkley, Alameda County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     3. Charles E. KENWORTHY,   b. 1867,   d. 1931  (Age 64 years)
     4. Nellie KENWORTHY,   b. 28 Feb 1874, , Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1879  (Age 5 years)
     5. Nathan Frank KENWORTHY,   b. 1869,   d. 1957  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F1358  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Aug 1847 - , Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 17 Sep 1850 - , Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 17 Sep 1850 - , Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 30 Jun 1860 - Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Mar 1866 - , Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Mar 1876 - , Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Greenwood Friends Cemetery, Ankeny, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S855] Iowa, Polk County - 1850 - U.S. Census, Iowa, Polk, (http://www.Ancestry.cin: National Archives and Records Administration, 2009), M432, roll 188, p. 61A, dwelling 758, family 758, Riley Thornton household, accessed 13 Apr 2017 (Reliability: 3).
      Riley Thornton, age 24, born in Ohio, farmer; Rachel Thornton, 24, born in Illinois; Nathan Thornton, age 5, born in Illinois; Charity Thornton, age 2, born in Iowa; and Susanna Thornton, age 1, born in Iowa.

    2. [S855] Iowa, Polk County - 1850 - U.S. Census, Iowa, Polk, (http://www.Ancestry.cin: National Archives and Records Administration, 2009), M432, roll 188, p. 61A, dwelling 133, family 758, Riley Thornton household (Reliability: 3).
      1) Riley Thornton, head, male, age 24, profession farmer, value of real estate $2,000, born in Ohio.
      2) Rachel, female, age 24, born in Illinois.
      3) Nathan, male age 5, born in Illinois.
      4) Charity, female age 2, born in Iowa.
      5) Susanna, female age 1, born in Iowa.

    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. 647, dwelling 62, family 62, line 10, Riley H. Thornton; (http://www.ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3).
      Riley H. Thornton, male, age 30, married, born in Ohio, resident in state for ten years, farmer, native voter, militia, and owns land; Rachael Thornton, age 30, born in Illinois, married, resident of state for ten years; Nathan Thornton, male, age 10, born in Illinois; Charity Thornton, female, age 8, born in Iowa, Susanah Thornton, female, age 7, born in Iowa; George H. Thornton, male, age 5, born in Iowa; Richard G. Thornton, male, age 3, born in Iowa; Martin Luther Thornton, male, age 1, born in Iowa.

    4. [S857] Iowa, Polk County - 1860 - U.S. census, Iowa, Polk County, (http://www.Ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2009), M653, roll 338, Douglas, p. 111, dwelling 814, family 720, Riley Thornton household (Reliability: 3).
      Riley Thornton, head, male, age 34, value of real estate $3,000, birth place Ohio; R. Thornton, female, age 34, birth place Illinois; Nathan Thornton, male, age 15, birth place Illinois; C. Thornton, female, age 12, birth place Iowa; S. Thornton, female, age 11, birth place Iowa; George Thornton, male, age 9, birth place Iowa; R.G. Thornton, male, age 7, birth place Iowa; M.L. Thornton, male, age 5, birth place Iowa; C. Thornton, male, age 3, birth place Iowa.

    5. [S780] Find A Grave, (http://findagrave.com: 2012), accessed 24 Apr 2016<, Charity Kenworthy (Reliability: 3).
      Charity Kenworthy, born 24 Aug 1847 in Polk County, Iowa, died 19 Mar 1876 in Polk County, Iowa; buried Greenwood Friends Cemetery in Ankeny, Polk County, Iowa; spouse Rev. Joseph Elwood Kenwothy; father Riley H. Thornton; mother Rachel Thornton; children Nathan Frank Kenworthy and Charles E. Kenworthy.

    6. [S442] Illinois Marriages, Compiler: Jordan Doodd, Liahona Research, (MyFamily.com, Inc, Provo, Utah, 2004), TMG Src#: 477., Vermilion, Illinois; Source Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, microfilm 1298747 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S318] Iowa, Polk County - 1850 - U.S. census, TMG Src#: 358., Riley Thornton (Reliability: 0).

    8. [S709] Iowa, Polk County - 1860 U.S. census Riley Thornton, (30 Jun 1860), TMG Src#: 734.

    9. [S885] Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996, Ancestry.com, ((http://www.ancestry.com : 2014)), accessed 24 Apr 2016), Kenworthy-Thornton; Original data: Iowa, Marriages. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySEarch, 2013. (Reliability: 3).
      Joseph E. Kenworthy, male, marriage date 25 Mar 1866, marriage place Polk C., Iowa, Spouse Charity Thornton, female; FHL Film Number: 1749716, Reference ID: 2:3PRQ6H3.


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