Twin brother of Lewis Addison Thornberry.
Levi Thornberry served under Major Marcus Reno during Custer's famous "last stand" at the Battle of the Little Big Horn.
Gen. George Armstrong Custer and his men were destroyed by Indians from the Sioux Nation during the battle, but some of Reno's troops survived, including Thornberry.
He came back to Ohio and is buried in Watertown Cemetery.
He married Linnie Morris on 11 Jul 1899 in Marietta, Ohio
Linnie V. Morris Thornberry
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