William H THORNTON John Boston THORNTON Mini tree diagram

Sally TODD1,2

19th Jun 17931 - 14th Sep 18911

Life History

19th Jun 1793

Born in South Carolina.1

9th Dec 1813

Married William H THORNTON in Madison County, Kentucky.2

6th Sep 1858

Death of William H THORNTON in Dekalb County, Missouri.6,7

1st Oct 1863

Birth of son John Boston THORNTON in Dekalb County, Missouri.3,4,5

14th Sep 1891

Died in Clarksdale, DeKalb, Missouri.1

after 14th Sep 1891

Buried in Thornton Cemetery, Clarksdale, DeKalb County, Missouri.1


  • Kentucky Marriages, 1802-1850
    William Thornton
    Marriage 9 Dec 1813 Madison, Kentucky, USA
    Spouse Sally Todd

    Sally Todd Thornton
    Birth Jun. 19, 1793 South Carolina, USA
    Death Sep. 14, 1891 Clarksdale, DeKalb County, Missouri, USA


    THORNTON, Mrs Sally--died 13 Sept. 1891 at the home of her son, JerryT. Thornton near Clarksdale, Missouri, aged 98 years. She was born inSouth Carolina in 1793 and with her father, Peter Todd moved toMadison County, Kentucky when a small child.

    In Madison County, Kentucky she married William Thornton and theymoved to Callaway County, Missouri. They lived there until 1840, whenthey moved to DeKalb Count, Missouri. This was 5 years before DeKalbwas organized.

    She raised 9 children. Her husband preceded her in death by severalyears. She was 6 years old when George Washington died and lacked only4 years of being as old as the Constitution of our country.

    Parents Peter Todd

    Spouse William H Thornton (1792 - 1858)
    Cordelia Thornton Agee (1815 - 1893)
    William Todd Thornton (1817 - 1906)
    Jeptha Thornton (1821 - 1889)
    Hannah Marinda Thornton Agee (1824 - 1854)
    John Thornton (1826 - 1874)
    Thomas Rankin Thornton (1828 - 1872)
    Luke Thornton (1831 - 1912)
    Jeremiah Todd Thornton (1834 - 1916)
    Sallie Ann Thornton Hines (1837 - 1918)

    Burial Thornton Cemetery,Clarksdale, DeKalb County, Missouri, USA

    Created by Dona Donaldson Dec 09, 2005
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #12639263,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=12639263


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