Carl Jefferson THORNTON

Carl Jefferson THORNTON

Male 1889 - 1944  (55 years)

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  • Name Carl Jefferson THORNTON 
    Born 22 May 1889  Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    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 
    _FSFTID KFP2-8VX 
    _UID 927515E7959E4CC6B04E2739A91CE596E691 
    Died 20 Jun 1944  Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Address:
    Laurel Hill Cemetery
    Des Moines, Iowa 50317 
    Person ID I4555  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  [8, 9
    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

    Family Hazel MCFADDEN,   b. 26 Apr 1895, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1972, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 25 Apr 1912  Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • ||Larry Warren's research reports Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa
    Census 19 Apr 1930  Lee Township, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Albert Donald THORNTON,   b. 29 Aug 1914, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1987, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Dorothy Louise THORNTON,   b. 8 Jul 1916, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1923, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     3. Evelyn Irene THORNTON,   b. 6 Jul 1918, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1971  (Age 52 years)
     4. Arthur Edward THORNTON,   b. 15 May 1920, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 2001  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F714  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 May 1889 - 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 MapsMarried - 25 Apr 1912 - Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Apr 1930 - Lee Township, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jun 1944 - Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Laurel Hill Cemetery
    Des Moines, Iowa 50317 - - Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States
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  • Sources 
    1. [S316] 1900 Census Polk Co IA, TMG Src#: 356., M.L. Thornton (Reliability: 3).

    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. [S65] Hamilton-Records, Des Moines, TMG Src#: 110.

    6. [S66] Laurel Hill, Cemetery Records, TMG Src#: 111.

    7. [S1065] Find A Grave NEW, (http://www.findagrave.com: 2016), accessed 2 May 2017, Carl Jefferson Thornton, 33452685. (Reliability: 3).

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

    9. [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).

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

    11. [S708] 1930 Census Thornton Polk IA, (19 Apr 1930), TMG Src#: 733.


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