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 William Washington Silverthorne, Sr

William Washington Silverthorne, Sr

Whortonsville, Pamlico County, North Carolina, USA
Death 7 Jun 1927 (aged 79)
Whortonsville, Pamlico County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Whortonsville, Pamlico County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 131654037 · View Source
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Parents: Fredrick B. Silverthorn (b. 1808, NC; d. (Jan-Mar) 1866, Craven/Pamlico Co., NC) & Clarisa McCotter (b 1811; d. 1867). McCotter came from William's DC, so it might be wrong. See their marriage record below.

Frederick B. Silverthorn m. Clarissa Cuthull (or Cutrell, or a combination of all) 24 November 1836, Craven Co., NC.

1850 U.S. Census for Craven Co. (later to be Pamlico Co.), NC (19 Nov):
Fred Silverthorn M 43 North Carolina; farmer
Clarissa Silverthorn F 41 North Carolina
Henry Silverthorn M 19 North Carolina; farmer
Elizabeth Silverthorn F 11 North Carolina
Ann Silverthorn F 8 North Carolina
Frances Silverthorn F 2 North Carolina
William Silverthorn M 2 North Carolina

1860 U.S. Census for North Of Neuse River, Craven Co., NC:
Frederick B Silverthorne M 52 North Carolina
Clarrisa Silverthorne F 49 North Carolina
Elisabeth Silverthorne F 19 North Carolina
Ann B Silverthorne F 17 North Carolina
William W Silverthorne M 12 North Carolina
Jackaline Silverthorne F 10 North Carolina

Note: Son-in-law Dempsey G. Lupton (m. Jacqueline Silverthorn 6 November 1868 at her home; he d. 1894) was Frederick B. Silverthorn's administrator of FBS's estate.

William Washington Silverthorn m. Elizabeth Sanders 5 Jan. 1870 in Raleigh Twp, Craven Co., NC. Her parents are John & Nancy Sanders. They were married by Rev. L.D. Broughton; John Sanders was a witness.

1880 U.S. Census for Twp 2, Pamlico Co., NC:
William Silverthorn Self M 32 North Carolina
Elizabeth Silverthorn Wife F 26 North Carolina
Mary B Silverthorn Dau F 9 North Carolina
Fredrick Silverthorn Son M 4 North Carolina
John W Silverthorn Son M 0 North Carolina

1900 U.S. Census for Township 2 Stonewall town, Pamlico Co., NC:
William Silverthorne Head M 56 yrs, b. April 1844 NC
Annie E Silverthorn Wife F 47 yrs, b. May 1853 NC
Frederick Silverthorn Son M 24 yrs, b. Aug. 1876 NC
Samul L Silverthorn Son M 20 yrs, b. Nov. 1880 NC
Frances V Silverthorn Dau F 14 yrs, b. June 1886 NC
James G Silverthorn Son M 12 yrs, b. Dec. 1888 NC
Nancy E Silverthorn Dau F 9 yrs, b. Sept. 1891 NC

William is a farmer; Fred & Samuel are farm hands.

1910 U.S. Census for Florence, Pamlico Co., NC:
William Silverthorn Head M 63 North Carolina
Annie E Silverthorn Wife F 55 North Carolina
James Silverthorn Son M 21 North Carolina
William Silverthorn Son M 13 North Carolina

1920 U.S. Census for Township 2, Pamlico Co., NC:
William W Silverthorne Head M 78 North Carolina
Annie E Silverthorne Wife F 64 North Carolina
William J Silverthorne Son M 23 North Carolina



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  • Added: 21 Jun 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 131654037
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William Washington Silverthorne, Sr (26 Apr 1848–7 Jun 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 131654037, citing Lupton Cemetery, Whortonsville, Pamlico County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by J.D. Larimore (contributor 47030633) .