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Victor E Thornton
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Birth: Jun. 2, 1864
Angelica
Allegany County
New York, USA
Death: unknown

Victor E. Thorton
Birth: 1864 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York
Death:

THORNTON, VICTOR E.
Born June 2, 1864 at Angelica, son of Thomas and Mary Thornton. Married June 15, 1885 to Jennie Patterson. To this union eight children were born: Thomas and Helen died in infancy. Survived by wife; children: Ingram, LaVerne, Ralph and Leona Thornton; Mrs. C. B. Oliver of Angelica, and Nelson Thornton of Oneonta, N.Y., and Samuel of Angelica. Blacksmith. Game Constable, 1886; Constable,
1887-91. Lot 731



Note:
1900 Vivtor A. Thornton 36 (b. Jan 1864-NY) has been married for 13 years to Jane 30 (b.Jun 1869-IRE IRE IRE) she came to America in 1883 and has lived there 17 years. The record states that 5 children have been born to them and three are living, however four children are listed. Ingram 11 (b.Jun 1888- NY), Mary 8 (b. Oct 1891 - NY) and the twins Helen and Thomas 4 (b. May 1896- NY). Angelica village, Allegany Co., New York. June 7, 1900

1910 Victor Thornton 45, Jane 41, son Ingram 21, Single- laborer in Blacksmith shop; their married daughter Mary Oliver 18, her husband Claud 21, b. NY NY NY- laborer at odd jobs; Nelson 11, Lavern 7, Victor, Jr. 5, and leona 9 mo remain in Angelica. They live on Mechanic St. , Victor owns his home free and clear. The couple has been married for 23 years. Six of the 8 children born to them are living. All but Jane born in NY.Apr 25, 1910

1920 Victor E. Thornton 55, Jane 51 - b. IRE a naturalized citizen who came to the states in 1865, Ingram 31, single- Laborer-common; Nelson M. 20, single-helper in Blacksmith shop; Levern(I. or J.) 16, Ralph V. (he was Victor, Jr in last census) 15, Leona 10 and Lizzie Patterson 22,single, neice, b. NY IRE NY (this could be Jane's maiden Name) . The family still lives on Mechanic St., in Angelica, Allegany Co., NYJan 22, 1920

1930 Victor Thornton 63 b. NY N.IRE N.IRE owns his home, on Mechanic St., in Angelica Village, Allegany Co., NY, which is valued at $3,000. He has been married to Maria J. 62 (she and her parents born in Northern Ireland) for 21 years????. Maria is a naturalized citizen who arrived in 1885) . Ingram, single, is a teamster, Lavern 26, single, is a machinist in a refinery; Ralph 22, single, a Laborer for the highway; and Leona 20, single. The family does not have a radio set. Apr 3, 1930


Occupation: Blacksmith (own shop)1900, 1910, 1920, Painter 1930.

Father: Thomas Thornton b: 1826 in Northern Ireland
Mother: Mary Hanlon b: 1830 in Northern Ireland

Married: 1) Jennie Patterson b: 16 Jan 1872 in Dublin, Northern Ireland
Married: 15 Jun 1885

Children
1. Ingram A Thornton b: 28 Jun 1888 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York
2. Mary Thornton b: Oct 1891 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York
3. Helen Thornton b: May 1896 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York
4. Thomas Thornton b: May 1896 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York
5. Nelson M Thornton b: ABT 1899 in Angelica, Allegany Co., New York
6. Laverne Thornton b: ABT 1903 in Angelica, Allegany Co.,
New York
7. Ralph Victor Thornton b: abt 1908 in NY
8. Leona Thornton b: abt 1910 in NY
9. Samuel (?) Thornton b:
10. John (?) Thornton: b:


Married: 2) Maria J
Married: (1909)

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Thornton (1826 - 1901)
  Mary Hanlon Thornton (1830 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  Jennie Patterson Thornton (1872 - 1945)*
 
 Children:
  Ingram William Thornton (1888 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Thornton (1855 - 1872)*
  Thomas C Thornton (1858 - 1894)*
  Victor E Thornton (1864 - ____)
  Samuel Thornton (1866 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Until the Day Dawn Cemetery
Angelica
Allegany County
New York, USA
Plot: Lot 731
 
Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: Mar 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67125883
Victor E Thornton
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