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Charles Meek Thornton
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Birth: Sep. 13, 1881
Canon City
Fremont County
Colorado, USA
Death: May 29, 1946
Canon City
Fremont County
Colorado, USA

Charles M. Thornton 64, member of a pioneer family and a native of Canon City, died at his home on South Lincoln street, Four Mile, about 10:30 Wednesday evening.
Under a doctor's care for the past three months, Mr. Thornton's condition had been serious only the past three days.
He was born in Canon City on September 13, 1881. Members of his family were among the early settlers of the community and he was reared here. Mr. Thornton had spent most of his life in this section, although he was in California for several years. He was a mining operator for years.
He was married on October 3, 1906 to Bertha Brakeman in Arizona.
His wife survives as do four daughters, Mrs. Mae Christopher, Mrs. Louise Cook, Mrs. Ida King and Mrs. Virginia Townsend, a brother Thomas Thornton of South Canon and 15 grandchildren. Two sons preceded him in death.
The body of Mr. Thornton is in care of the Wilson mortuary. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. {canon city register}
Greenwood Cemetery
Canon City
Fremont County
Colorado, USA
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Record added: Nov 18, 2006
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Charles Meek Thornton
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Charles Meek Thornton
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 Added: Nov. 27, 2006

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