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William Lemuel Thornton
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1866
Danville
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1926
Danville
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA

Parents were John Lemuel Thornton and Saluda Garner Thornton. He was married to Anna Collie who preceded him in death by about 10 years. They had ten children, Catherine Thornton, Evelyn Thornton, Clyde Thornton, Mrs. G.L. Greech, Briggs Thornton, Harry Thornton, Eleanor Thornton, Daisy Thornton, Violet Thornton and Kenneth Addison Thornton.

His second marriage to Nannie Yates was recent according to his obituary in the Danville Bee published March 29, 1926. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Nannie H Yeatts Thornton (1891 - 1946)
 
 Children:
  Clyde Albert Thornton (1896 - 1965)*
  Harry Collie Thornton (1901 - 1951)*
  Katherine Lee Thornton Johnson (1907 - 1979)*
  Evelyn Thornton Burgess (1909 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Highland Burial Park
Danville
Danville City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec 10 Plot 5 6
 
Created by: Apollymi
Record added: Mar 22, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 126735517
William Lemuel Thornton
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William Lemuel Thornton
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