Ezra Thornton[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Male 1789 - 1836  (47 years)


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  • Name Ezra Thornton 
    Born 8 Apr 1789  Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 Nov 1836  Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Endowed (LDS) 24 Apr 1878  SGEOR Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Baptized (LDS) 8 May 1969  [9
    Buried Far West Burial Ground, Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I24240  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Jesse Thornton 
    Mother Johannah Hill 
    Family ID F12018  Group Sheet

    Family Harriet Goodrich,   b. 14 Jun 1791, Glastonbury, Hartford, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1870, Parowan, Iron, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married Abt 1814 
    Children 
     1. Samuel Stratton Thornton,   b. 3 Dec 1817, Olean, Cattaraugus, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1892, Burton, Madison, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Horace Thornton,   b. 7 May 1822, Collins, Erie, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1914, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     3. Mahitable Thornton,   b. 27 Nov 1828, , McKean, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1881  (Age 52 years)
     4. Chester Thornton,   b. 24 Feb 1816
     5. Bascom R. Thornton,   b. 1 Apr 1821
     6. Charlotte Thornton,   b. 1826
     7. Colista Thornton,   b. 26 Apr 1831
     8. Stephan Goodrich Thornton,   b. 9 Feb 1834
     9. Ezra Thornton,   b. 1836
     10. Louisa Thornton,   b. 26 Nov 1819
    Family ID F3924  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Nov 1836 - Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS;
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 43, pp 432-434
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register P 186

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Kirtland Zion's Camp Members, p 71

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Utah Census 1850

  • Sources 
    1. [S185] Book - Profile of Latter-day Saints of Kirtland, Ohio and Members of Zion's Camp, 1830-1839; vital stats and sources, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1982), Profiles, p. 71 and Black.

    2. [S15] USA - 1850 United States Census, US Census Bureau.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), P 186.

    4. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), Vol 43, pp 432-434.

    5. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    6. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    7. [S24417]

    8. [S2939] Database - Missouri, Far West Burial Ground, Riggs, Michael and Leslie Brooks, (Far West Cultural Center, Far West, Missouri).
      Age 47

    9. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

    10. [S2939] Database - Missouri, Far West Burial Ground, Riggs, Michael and Leslie Brooks, (Far West Cultural Center, Far West, Missouri).
      References Backman Kirtland Profiles, p. 71 and Black