John C. THORNTON

John C. THORNTON

Male Abt 1864 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name John C. THORNTON  [1
    Born Abt 1864  , , Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    Census 2 Aug 1870  Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 1) R. Thornton, male, white, age 44, farmer, value of real estate $11.600 and personal property $4,100, born in Ohio.
      2) Rachel, female, white, age 44, born in Illinois.
      2) George, white male, age 19, born in Iowa.
      3) Richard white male, age 17, born in Iowa.
      4) Martin, white male, age 15, born in Iowa.
      5) Clara, white female, age 13, born in Iowa.
      6) Daniel, white male, age 11, born in Iowa.
      7) John, white male, age 6, born in Iowa.
      8) Peter, white male, age 4, born in Iowa/
      9) Ada, white female, age 1, born in Iowa.
    • Role: Household Member
    1870 Census
    1870 Census
    Census 30 Jun 1880  Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) Riley Thornton,head, male, white, age 54, married, born in Ohio, father born in North Carolina, mother born in Ohio, farmer.
      2) Mary Thornton, wife, female, white, age 34, born in Indiana, both parents born in Ohio.
      3) John Thornton, son, male, white, age 16, single, attended scool, born in Iowa, father born in Ohio, mother born in Indiana.
      4) Milton Reynolds, son, male, age 17, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina, unemployed laborer.
      5) Eliza Reynolds, daughter, female, single, age 14, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina.
      6) Laura B. Reynolds, daughter, female, age 12, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana,mother born in North Carolina.
      7) William Reynolds, son, male, age 7, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina.
      8) T. Reynolds, son, age 7, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina.
      9) Irena Reynolds, daughter, age 4, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina.
      10) Peter Thornton, son, age 14, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina.
      11) Ada Thorngon, daughter, age 11, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina.
      12) Ruth Thornton, daughter, age 1, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina.
    • Role: Household Member
    1880 census
    1880 census
    Descendant Interest MEDIUM 
    Residence 1918  Fulton, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    _FSFTID 2DXT-CQ9 
    _UID 12D268127C3944F8A7F73434F7172C4DDCA6 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I3793  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  [5
    Census 17 Sep 1850  Fort Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 30 Jun 1860  Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F1584  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Zella ADAMSON,   b. 1862, , Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 4 Nov 1883  Greenwood, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Children 
     1. Venita THORNTON,   b. 16 Feb 1892, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1977, Jefferson City, , Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Carl I. THORNTON,   b. 15 Aug 1887, Griswold, Cass, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Jessie THORNTON,   b. Sep 1885, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1969  (Age ~ 83 years)
     4. Rachel THORNTON,   b. 1902, , , Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1910, , Callaway, Missouri, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F1234  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Aug 1870 - Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 30 Jun 1880 - Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1918 - Fulton, Missouri, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S381] Clark County, IA Probate, (11 Dec 1900), TMG Src#: 419., Source for middle initial (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S858] Iowa, Polk County - 1870 - U.S. Census, Iowa, Polk County, (http://Ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 209), M593, roll 415, Douglas, p. 304B, dwelling 96, family 97, Riley Thornton household (Reliability: 3).
      R. Thornton, male, white, age 44, farmer, value of real estate $11.600 and personal property $4,100, born in Ohio; Rachel, female, white, age 44, born in Illinois; George, white male, age 19, born in Iowa; Richard white male, age 17, born in Iowa; Weston, white male, age 15, born in Iowa; Clara, white female, age 13, born in Iowa; Daniel, white male, age 11, born in Iowa; John, white male, age 6, born in Iowa; Peter, white male, age 4, born in Iowa; and Ada, white female, age 1, born in Iowa.

    3. [S863] Iowa, Polk County - 1880 - U.S. Census, Iowa, County, (http://Ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), T9, roll 360, Douglas, enumeration district (ED) 171, p. 516D, dwelling 214, family 214 (Reliability: 3).
      Riley Thornton,head, male, white, age 54, married, born in Ohio, father born in North Carolina, mother born in Ohio, farmer; Mary Thornton, wife, female, white, age 34, born in Indiana, both parents born in Ohio; John Thornton, son, male, white, age 16, single, attended scool, born in Iowa, father born in Ohio, mother born in Indiana; Milton Reynolds, son, male, age 17, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina, unemployed laborer; Eliza Reynolds, daughter, female, single, age 14, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina; Laura B. Reynolds, daughter, female, age 12, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana,mother born in North Carolina; William Reynolds, son, male, age 7, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina; T. Reynolds, son, age 7, born in Iowa, fatehr born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina; Irena Reynolds, daughter, age 4, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina; Peter Thornton, son, age 14, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina; Ada Thorngon, daughter, age 11, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina; Ruth Thornton, daughter, age 1, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in North Carolina.

    4. [S386] The Democrat, Clarence Thornton.

    5. [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).

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

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

    8. [S381] Clark County, IA Probate, (11 Dec 1900), TMG Src#: 419.

    9. [S388] Thornton Mary Application for assignment of Dower, Mary Thornton, R.H. Thornton.


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