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Rachel Thornburg Dennis
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1827
Economy
Wayne County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1857
Dalton
Wayne County
Indiana, USA

Rachel Thornburg daughter of Dempsey and Jane (Mills)Thornburg married at West River Meeting House 10-21-1847.Six children were born to Wilson and Rachel.Three died young.Susan eight years,Mary Jane infant.It has been said that Irena Thornburg Dennis who married Lindsey Dennis cared for the baby Mary Jane after Rachel died.The baby lived 17 days after the death of Rachel January 17,1857,Susan lived four years after her Mothers death.Rachel lies in Nettle Creek cemetery with Susan on one side and Mary Jane on the other. 
 
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 Parents:
  Dempsey Thornburg (1801 - 1885)
  Jane Mills Thornburgh (1804 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Wilson Dennis (1814 - 1904)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Dennis Jordan (1851 - 1928)*
 
 Siblings:
  Irena A Thornburg Dennis (1824 - 1901)*
  John Thornburg (1825 - 1838)*
  Rachel Thornburg Dennis (1827 - 1857)
  Seth Thornburgh (1832 - 1912)*
  Mary Jane Thornburgh Spradlin (1834 - ____)*
  William R. Thornburgh (1836 - 1914)*
  Dempsey Carver Thornburgh (1840 - 1904)*
  Sarah Emeline Thornburgh Dennis (1842 - 1915)*
  James Riley Thornburg (1844 - 1845)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Nettle Creek Friends Quaker Cemetery
Dalton
Wayne County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Kay Sutherland
Record added: May 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19225559
Rachel <i>Thornburg</i> Dennis
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Rachel <i>Thornburg</i> Dennis
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Rachel <i>Thornburg</i> Dennis
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