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  • ID: I10044
  • Name: Milton Elijah Thornton
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 11 MAY 1894 in Alabama
  • Death: 1 DEC 1953 in Cains Chapel, prostate cancer
  • Burial: Cains Chapel Cemetery in Elmore County, Alabama
  • Note:
    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Milton Thornton
    City: Not Stated
    County: Elmore
    State: Alabama
    Birthplace: Alabama;United States of America
    Birth Date: 11 May 1894
    Race: White


    1930 Montgomery Co, AL, Pole Bridge, ED 51 sht 7B
    (all birthplaces shown as AL)
    Milton Thornton 36 auto mechanic, married 14 yrs
    Bessie (wife) 30 married 14 yrs
    Loraine (dau) 10
    Nellie (dau) 9
    James (son) 7
    Mary Ella (dau) 3
    Glennie? Mae (dau) 0 mos
    ***
    name: Milton Thornton
    titles & terms:
    event: Census
    event year: 1940
    event place: Ward 1, Montgomery, Election Precinct 1, Montgomery, Alabama, United States
    gender: Male
    age: 45
    marital status: Married
    race (original):
    race (standardized): White
    relationship to head of household (original):
    relationship to head of household (standardized): Head
    birthplace: Alabama
    estimated birth year: 1895
    residence in 1935: Same Place
    enumeration district number: 51-1
    family number: 434
    sheet number and letter: 14B
    line number: 64
    nara publication number: T627
    nara roll number: 67
    digital folder number: 005454759
    image number: 00033
    HouseholdGenderAgeBirthplace
    head Milton ThorntonM45 Alabama
    wifeBessie ThorntonF39 Alabama
    sonJames ThorntonM16 Alabama
    daughterMary E ThorntonF13 Alabama
    daughterGlennie ThorntonF10 Alabama
    daughterJean ThorntonF9 Alabama
    sonLister H ThorntonM7 Alabama
    ***

    There is a draft registration for Milton Thornton in Elmore Co dated
    6/5/1917. Milton's birthdate is shown as 5/11/1894. He is married and
    working for the Lancaster-Johnson Lumber Co near Wetumpka.

    >1900 Elmore Co, AL, Cold Springs, ED 63, sht 13B
    >>>>>>(all birthplaces shown as Alabama)
    >>>>>>L. W. Hood 41 farmer married 14 yrs
    >>>>>>Ella O. (wife) 29 married 14 yrs, 3 kids, 3 living
    >>>>>>Sewart (son) 10 farm laborer
    >>>>>>Minnie Lee (dau) 8
    >>>>>>Allen W. (son) 2

    =

    Nancy Catherine Culpepper
    Name: Nancy Catherine Thornton
    Sex: F
    Change Date: 20 OCT 2001
    Birth: JAN 1831 in Crawford Co., Georgia

    Father: James I. J. Culpepper b: 03 JUN 1806 in possibly||, Lexington District, South Carolina
    Mother: Martha Byne Blackstone b: 28 SEP 1814 in Richmond Co., Georgia

    Marriage 1 Charles W. Thornton b: ABT 1825
    Married: 28 JUN 1848 in Tallapoosa Co., Alabama
    Children
    James G. Thornton b: DEC 1849 in Tallapoosa Co., Alabama
    John Thornton b: ABT 1852 in Tallapoosa Co., Alabama
    Milton Thornton b: ABT 1855 in Tallapoosa Co., Alabama
    Louisa C. Thornton b: SEP 1863 in Alabama
    George W. Thornton b: ABT 1867
    Martha Juliann Thornton b: DEC 1869 in Alabama
    William Jackson Thornton b: 02 JUL 1875 in Elmore Co., Alabama

    : Charles W. Thornton
    Sex: M
    Change Date: 21 JAN 2005
    Birth: ABT 1825
    Death: BEF 1894 in Elmore Co., Alabama
    Census: 1860 Tallapoosa Co., Alabama
    Event: Census 1850 01 JUN 1850 Tallapoosa Co., Alabama 1
    Census: 1880 Elmore Co., Alabama

    Marriage 1 Nancy Catherine Culpepper b: JAN 1831 in Crawford Co., Georgia
    Married: 28 JUN 1848 in Tallapoosa Co., Alabama
    Children
    James G. Thornton b: DEC 1849 in Tallapoosa Co., Alabama
    John Thornton b: ABT 1852 in Tallapoosa Co., Alabama
    Milton Thornton b: ABT 1855 in Tallapoosa Co., Alabama
    Louisa C. Thornton b: SEP 1863 in Alabama
    George W. Thornton b: ABT 1867
    Martha Juliann Thornton b: DEC 1869 in Alabama
    William Jackson Thornton b: 02 JUL 1875 in Elmore Co., Alabama




    George W. Thornton
    Sex: M
    Change Date: 15 SEP 2006
    Birth: ABT 1867
    Death: AUG 1945 in Montgomery Co., Alabama

    Father: Charles W. Thornton b: ABT 1825
    Mother: Nancy Catherine Culpepper b: JAN 1831 in Crawford Co., Georgia

    Marriage 1 Mary A. Partridge b: EST 1867
    Married: 16 SEP 1888 in Coosa Co., Alabama
    =
    Mary A. PARTRIDGE
    Given Name: Mary A.
    Surname: Partridge
    Sex: F
    Birth: 1870
    Change Date: 9 Apr 2003

    Marriage 1 George W. THORNTON b: 1867
    Married: 16 Sep 1888 in Coosa County,Alabama

    Note: _STATMARRIED
    Children
    Rhody A. THORNTON b: 1890
    Mildred THORNTON b: Abt 1893
    Milton THORNTON b: Abt 1895
    John T. THORNTON b: Abt 1896
    Robert M. THORNTON b: 1899
    Lucy A. THORNTON b: Abt 1901
    Marie L. THORNTON b: Abt 1902
    Jessie G. THORNTON b: Abt 1904
    Glennie THORNTON b: Abt 1906* * *
    George A. THORNTON b: Abt 1911


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    name:Milton Thornton
    titles & terms (original):
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    death date: 04 Dec 1953
    death place: Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama
    gender: Male
    race (original):
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    age at death: 59y
    estimated birth date: 1894
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    father's name: George A. Thornton
    father's titles & terms (original):
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    mother's name:Mary A. Patridge
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    film number: 1908885
    reference number: cn 25766
    Citing this Record

    "Alabama, Deaths, 1908-1974," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/J6FX-DQ2 : accessed 02 Jan 2013), George A. Thornton in entry for Milton Thor




    Father: George William Thorington b: JUL 1866 in Alabama
    Mother: Mary Angeline Partridge b: OCT 1870 in Georgia

    Marriage 1 Bessie Mae Hood b: 25 JUN 1900
      Children
      1. Has Children Bessie Lorraine "Tuter" Thornton b: 10 NOV 1919
      2. Has Children Nellie Marjorie Thornton b: 7 JUL 1921
      3. Has No Children James Milton Thornton b: 4 JAN 1924
      4. Has Children Mary Ella Thornton b: 1 MAR 1927 in Montgomery, Alabama
      5. Has No Children Glennie Mae "Billie" Thornton b: 16 MAR 1930
      6. Has No Children Lister Hill Thornton b: 23 MAR 1933
      7. Has Children Elsie Jean Thornton b: 1939
      8. Has No Children Living Thornton
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