The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
 C. I. Thornton

C. I. Thornton

Birth
Death 10 Dec 1929 (aged 79)
Burial East Finchley, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 8180 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Cricketer. Born Charles Inglis Thornton in Herefordshire, England, he was a first-class cricket player who played in more than 200 professional matches and on 22 different teams, in the later 19th Century. He was considered one of the biggest hitters in the sport and holds the World record for the longest shot of 168 yards at the Hove Cricket Grounds, in 1876. He was also the founder of the Orleans Cricket Club and the Scarborough Festival. He died at age 79 in London, England.


Family Members

Spouse

Inscription

In loving memory of
C.I. Thornton
Born March 20th. 1850
Died December 10th. 1929.
"To the glory of God."
And of his wife Frances Jane
Died May 6th. 1933
R.I.P.


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 17 Jan 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8180
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for C. I. Thornton (20 Mar 1850–10 Dec 1929), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8180, citing East Finchley Cemetery and Crematorium, East Finchley, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .