Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Thornburghs in:
 • Old Gray Cemetery
 • Knoxville
 • Knox County
 • Tennessee
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Mrs Laura Emma Pettibone Thornburgh
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 25, 1855
Washington, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1948
Knoxville
Knox County
Tennessee, USA

Mrs. Laura Emma (Pettibone)Thornburg, passed away at her home following a brief illness. Laura Emma Pettibone married Jacob Montgomery Thornburgh in 1875 in Washington.

Mrs. Thornburgh was a Charter Member of Newman Circle. Mrs. Thornburgh was a member of the Church of the Immaculate Conception for 73 years.

Mrs. Thornburgh is survived by a son, Mr. John M. Thornburg (Knoxville, Tn.), Ms. Laura Thornburgh (Knoxville, Tn) and Mrs. Elizabeth T. Sullivan of Washington. Survived by 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren and 2 G-G-Grandchildren. Father Murray Officiated services for Mrs. Thornburgh. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Jacob Montgomery Thornburgh (1837 - 1890)
 
 Children:
  John Minnis Thornburgh (1881 - 1981)*
  Laura Thornburgh (1885 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Gray Cemetery
Knoxville
Knox County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Forever Memories
Record added: Oct 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42625773
Mrs Laura Emma <i>Pettibone</i> Thornburgh
Added by: Howard A Sutherland
 
Mrs Laura Emma <i>Pettibone</i> Thornburgh
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Evening Blues
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Thinking of you great, great grandmother Laura. From your namesake Laura Fleming-Bakewell.
- Laura Fleming-Bakewell
 Added: Nov. 9, 2009
We wish we could have known you...we feel as though we do
- Ellis Odell Thornburg(h)'s grandchildren
 Added: Oct. 2, 2009
We were able to vist at the Old Gray Cemetery Annual Lantern and Carriage Tour this past weekend...
- Marcia and Mary Jo (Thornburgh)
 Added: Oct. 2, 2009
There is 1 more note not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service