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Josiah J. Thornton
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Birth: Jun. 8, 1851
DeKalb County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1941
Eugene
Lane County
Oregon, USA

The Thornton's moved from Missouri to Oregon on a wagon train in 1865. They first settled in Yamhill Co. then in Oak Creek, near Roseburg, Oregon.

He married Frances Mathewa in Roseburg, Oregon 30 July, 1863.. They had the following children. Martha(Barker,Redemer), Mary William, Pamela9 Erickson/Errakson), Ethel (Koufasimes/Koufas, King), Charles, Clarence, Chleone, and Gracia(Wells) 
 
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 Parents:
  Jeptha Thornton (1821 - 1889)
  Martha Ragsdale (Walker) Thornton (1820 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Frances E. Mathews Thornton (1863 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  Martha Frances Thornton Redemer (1880 - 1955)*
  Mary Leona Thornton (1883 - 1899)*
  Charles E. Thornton (1893 - 1915)*
  Clarence Eugene Thornton (1897 - 1973)*
  Chleone Icedore Thornton (1900 - 1904)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Edward Thornton (1841 - 1910)*
  Sally Griffin Thornton Stephens (1842 - 1887)*
  Emily Jane Thornton Murray (1849 - 1931)*
  Josiah J. Thornton (1851 - 1941)
  Jeremiah Luke Thornton (1853 - 1939)*
  Samuel Isaac Thornton (1855 - 1935)*
  Priscilla C Thornton Kernan (1857 - 1930)*
  Permelia Katherine Thornton (1859 - 1885)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Creek Cemetery
Glide
Douglas County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: seeker-Connie
Record added: Nov 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22824345
Josiah J. Thornton
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