Samuel Stratton Thornton[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Male 1817 - 1892  (74 years)


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  • Name Samuel Stratton Thornton 
    Born 3 Dec 1817  Olean, Cattaraugus, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1842 
    Endowed (LDS) 22 Jan 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1850  Mill Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Calling 1 May 1850  Mill Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Branch Presidency counselor 
    Died 5 Apr 1892  Burton, Madison, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 8 Apr 1892  Annis, Jefferson, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24265  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2012 

    Father Ezra Thornton,   b. 8 Apr 1789, Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1836, Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother 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 
    Sealed P (LDS) 3 Jul 1951  IFALL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3924  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Harriet Jane Hickenlooper,   b. 4 Jun 1830, Leechburg, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1896  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 7 Feb 1846  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 7 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ira Thornton,   b. 7 Jun 1850
     2. Harriet Thornton
    Family ID F15397  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Feb 1846 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Kimball 1st: Block 4, pt of Lot 52
      Morley Settlement

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 186
      70's Record
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 43, pp 459-461
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black, Vol6, p 3630

      OTHER SOURCE
      Early Members of The Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,
      by Susan Easton Black, Vol 5 p 837

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes I & II by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in record above, "31 years of age"

      Note: Stated in record above, "Branch Clerk 1 May 1850"

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] LDS - Seventies: Early Seventies, Black, Harvey Bischoff, Compiler and Editor.

    2. [S4] Book - Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, 7 vols., Black, Susan Easton, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602), , by Black and Black, Vol6, p 3630.

    3. [S56] RLDS - Early Members of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 6 vols., Susan Easton Black, compiler, of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,.

    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), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 43, pp 459-461.

    5. [S327] LDS - Morley Settlement File, (Land and Records Office).

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

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

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

    9. [S24442] .

    10. [S3] LDS - Iowa Branches Members Index 1829 - 1859, Volumes I and II, Watt, Ronald G., (Historical Department Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991,).

    11. [S54106] LDS - Mill Branch (Iowa) records, LR 5162 21.