Edward Horace THORNTON

Edward Horace THORNTON

Male 1879 - 1927  (47 years)

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  • Name Edward Horace THORNTON 
    Born 29 Sep 1879  , , Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    Census 5 Jun 1880  Walnut Township, Jewell, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1) Harv Chubbick, head, male, white, age 26, married, farming.
      2) Clara Chubbick, wife, female, white, age 23, born in Iowa, parents born in Illinois.
      3) Nora Chubbick, daughter, female, white, age 3, born in Iowa.
      4) George Chubbick, son, male, wite, age 1, born in Iowa.
      5) M.L. Thornton, brother-in-law, male, white, age 25, born in Iowa, parents born in Illinois.
      6) Ann Thornton, sister-in-law, female, white, age 24, born in Iowa, father born in Virginia.
      7) May Thornton, niece, female, white, age 4, born in Iowa, parents born in Iowa.
      8) Horace E. Thornton, nephew, male, white, age 1, born in Iowa, parents born in Iowa.
    • Role: Household Member
    1880 Census
    1880 Census
    Census 1885  Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 1) Martin Thorntin, age 29, male, farming, subject to military and able to vote;.
      2) Anna Thornton, age 29, female, married.
      3) May Martin, age 12, female.
      4) Edward Thornotn, age 6, male.
      5) Alta Thornton, age 4, female.
      6) Riley Thornton, age 2, male.
    • Role: Household Member
    1885 IA Census
    1885 IA Census
    Census 1 Jan 1895  Lee Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1895 state census 
    • 1) Myrtin Thornton, age 40, born in Polk, Iowa;.
      2) Annie Thornton, wife, female, age 40, born in Keokuk, Iowa.
      3) Edward Thornton, male, age 16, born in Polk, Iowa.
      4) Alta Thornton, female, age 13, born in Kansas.
      5) Riley, male, age 12, born in Polk, Iowa; Roy,male, age 9, born in Polk, Iowa.
      6) Carl, male, age 6,born in Polk, Iowa.
      7) Edna, female, age 3, born in Polk, Iowa.
      8) Irvin, male, age 0, born in Polk, Iowa.
    • Role: Household Member
    1895 state census
    1895 state census
    Census 2 Jun 1900  Lee Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) M L Thornton, head, male, white, age 42, married, birth month April, birth year 1858, born in Iowa, both parents born in Illinois.
      2) Anna Thornton, wife, female, white, age 42, birth month January, birth year 1858, married, born in Iowa, father born in Iowa, mother born in Illinois.
      3) Eddie Thornton, son, male, white, age 20, single, born in Iowa, both parents born in Iowa.
      4) Alta Thornton, daughter, female, white, age 18, born in Iowa.
      5) Riley Thornton, son, male, white, age 17, single.
      6) Roy Thornton, son, white, male, age 15, single, born in Iowa, coal minor.
      7) Carl Thornton, son, white,male, age 11, single, at school.
      8) Edna Thornton, daughter, female, white, age 7, attending school.
      9) Irwin Thornton, son, male, white, age 5.
      10) Clifford Thornton, son, male, white, age 3.
      11) William Thornton, son, male, white, age 2.
    • Role: Household Member
    Thornton, Martin - 1900 census.jpg
    Thornton, Martin - 1900 census.jpg
    Census 16 Apr 1910  Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • M.L.Thornton, head, rents home, white, age 32, married (1st marriage), can read and write, born in Iowa, father and mother born in Ohio, speaks English, engineer; Anna Thornton, wife, female, white, age 32, married (2nd marriage), can read and write, born in Iowa, both parents born in Ohio, speaks English; Edward Thornton, son, male, white, age 31, single, not employed; Riley Thornton, son, male, white, age 28, single, miner; Roy Thornton, son, male, white, age 25, single, miner; Carl, son, male, white, age 21, single, teamster; Irvin, male, white, age 16, single, employed in the coal industry; Clifford, son, male, white, age 12, single.
    • Role: Household Member
    1910 Census
    1910 Census
    Descendant Interest MEDIUM 
    Name Eddie Thornton 
    _FSFTID 9XYL-76L 
    _UID 73C0B7754AB9421C95C241667B4625690D49 
    Died 14 Mar 1927  , , Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Ankeny, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Address:
    NE 78th St.
    one mile east of exit 90 on I-35
    Ankeny, IA Ankeny, IA 
    Person ID I4521  Our Blended Family
    Last Modified 2 May 2017 

    Father Martin Luther THORNTON,   b. 11 Apr 1855, , Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1912, , Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Ann JONES,   b. 25 Jan 1855,   d. 10 Feb 1918, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1877  Grant Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Census 15 Jun 1880  Walnut Township, Jewell, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • living in household of Harvey Chubbick
    Census 2 Jun 1900  Lee Township, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 15 Apr 1910  Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F36  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 Jun 1880 - Walnut Township, Jewell, Kansas, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1885 - Douglas Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1895 state census - 1 Jan 1895 - Lee Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Jun 1900 - Lee Township, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 16 Apr 1910 - Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    NE 78th St.
    one mile east of exit 90 on I-35
    Ankeny, IA Ankeny, IA - - Ankeny, Polk, Iowa, United States
    Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1026] Iowa, 1885 State Census Collection, 1836-1925, Iowa, Polk, (Digital images. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. \i Ancestry.com\i0 . http://www.Ancestry.com : 2007), Douglas, p. 406 (stamped), dwelling 116, family 121, line 19, Martin Thornton; (http://www.Ancestry.com : accessed 27 Mar 2017); citing State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest (Reliability: 3).
      Martin Thorntin, age 29, male, farming, subject to military and able to vote; Anna Thornton, age 29, female, married; May Martin, age 12, female; Edward Thornotn, age 6, male; Alta Thornton, age 4, female; Riley Thornton, age 2, male.

    2. [S847] Iowa, Polk County - 1895 - State Census, Iowa, Polk, (Digital images. FamilySearch. \i FamilySearch\i0 . https://familysearch.org : n.d.), Lee Township, p. 291, dwelling 1067, family 1088, line 4, Myrtin Thornton; (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3).
      1) Myrtin Thornton, age 40, born in Polk, Iowa.
      2) Annie Thornton, wife, female, age 40, born in Keokuk, Iowa.
      3) Edward Thornton, male, age 16, born in Polk, Iowa.
      4) Alta Thornton, female, age 13, born in Kansas.
      5) Riley, male, age 12, born in Polk, Iowa; Roy,male, age 9, born in Polk, Iowa.
      6) Carl, male, age 6,born in Polk, Iowa.
      7) Edna, female, age 3, born in Polk, Iowa.
      8) and Irvin, male, age 0, born in Polk, Iowa.
      citing p. 291, 1895, State Historical Society, Des Moines; FHL microfilm 1.022.098

    3. [S823] Iowa, Polk County - 1900 - U.S. census, Iowa, Polk County, (http://www.familysearch.org: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T623, roll T623-454, Lee Township, enumeration district (ED) 98, sheet 5, p. 77A (stamped), 1191 (handwritten), dwelling 94 (Reliability: 3).
      M L Thornton, head, male, white, age 42, married, birth month April, birth year 1858, born in Iowa, both parents born in Illinois; Anna Thornton, wife, female, white, age 42, birth month January, birth year 1858, married, born in Iowa, father born in Iowa, mother born in Illinois; Eddie Thornton, son, male, white, age 20, single, born in Iowa, both parents born in Iowa; Alta Thornton, daughter, female, white, age 18, born in Iowa; Riley Thornton, son, male, white, age 17, single; Roy Thornton, son, white, male, age 15, single, born in Iowa, coal minor; Carl Thornton, son, white,male, age 11, single, at school; Edna Thornton, daughter, female, white, age 7, attending school; Irwin Thornton, son, male, white, age 5; Clifford Thornton, son, male, white, age 3; William Thornton, son, male, white, age 2.

    4. [S815] Iowa, Polk County - 1910 - U.S. census, Iowa, Polk, (http://ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T624, Des Moines Ward 6, enumeration district (ED) 146, sheet 4A, p. 6598 (handwritten), dwelling 85 (Reliability: 3).
      1) M.L.Thornton, head, rents home, white, age 54, married (1st marriage), can read and write, born in Iowa, father and mother born in Ohio, speaks English, engineer.
      2) Anna Thornton, wife, female, white, age 54, married (2nd marriage), can read and write, born in Iowa, both parents born in Ohio, speaks English.
      3) Edward Thornton, son, male, white, age 31, single, not employed.
      4) Riley Thornton, son, male, white, age 28, single, miner.
      5) Roy Thornton, son, male, white, age 25, single, miner.
      6) Carl, son, male, white, age 21, single, teamster.
      7) Irvin, male, white, age 16, single, employed in the coal industry.
      7) Clifford, son, male, white, age 12, single.

    5. [S331] Zook FGS, Marion Zook, (1997), TMG Src#: 370.

    6. [S1065] Find A Grave NEW, (http://www.findagrave.com: 2016), accessed 2 May 2017, Edward Horace Thornton, 28828388. (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S421] Polk County Iowa Marriages Book 1, Compiler: Pioneer Sons & Daughters Genealogical Society, (Iowa Genealogical Society, Des Moines, Iowa, 1873), TMG Src#: 458.

    8. [S841] Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1809-1992, Ancestry.com, ((http://www.Ancestry.com)), accessed 6 Feb 2016), Rebecca Martin to Martin L. Thornton. (Reliability: 3).
      Rebecca Martin, female. Spouse Martin L. Thornton. Marriage Date 29 November 1877. County Polk. State Iowa. Household Members Martin L. Thornton (no age) and Rebecca Martin (no age).


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