Elizabeth Jane <I>Thornton</I> Doniphan

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Elizabeth Jane Thornton Doniphan

  • Birth 21 Dec 1820 Clay County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 19 Jul 1873 New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
  • Burial Liberty, Clay County, Missouri, USA
  • Plot Fairview, Block 95, Lot 14, Space 3
  • Memorial ID 51253684

The Wakenda Record 25 Jul 1873
– Died – At Richmond, Ray county, July 19, of hemorrhage of lungs, Mrs. Jane Doniphan, wife of General A. W. Doniphan. Mrs. D. was a daughter of the later Colonel John Thornton, of Clay county, and was one of the first children born in that county, when Missouri was a Territory.

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  • Added: 17 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51253684
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Jane Thornton Doniphan (21 Dec 1820–19 Jul 1873), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51253684, citing Fairview Cemetery, Liberty, Clay County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Member #47019839 (contributor 47019839) .