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Roy Glenn Thornton
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Birth: 1908
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1937
Houston County
Texas, USA

He was married to Bonnie Parker of Bonnie & Clyde fame but they later separated. She still wore her wedding ring until her death. Roy was shot to death during an attempted prison escape along with Austin Avers who was serving time for participating in the 1934 escape of Raymond Hamilton, Joe Palmer and others. 
 
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 Parents:
  Wilmer Harrison Thornton (1863 - 1945)
  Florence May Marcy Thornton (1878 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Bonnie Elizabeth Parker (1910 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hutchings-Alston-Haden Family Cemetery
Weldon
Houston County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Big Ern
Record added: Dec 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32174150
Roy Glenn Thornton
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Roy Glenn Thornton
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Roy Glenn Thornton
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- Sherry Goolsby, Genealogy researcher
 Added: Jun. 14, 2014

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