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Elva Thornton

Elva Thornton

Female 1899 - 1974  (75 years)

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  • Name Elva Thornton 
    Born 12 Nov 1899  , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Dec 1974  prob, Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I118120  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Joseph W. Thornton,   b. Dec 1865, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1930, of, Mount Vernon, Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Mother Eliza Whipple,   b. Abt 1867, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1910 and 1920, prob, , Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1888  , Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F40112  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alfred M. Travers,   b. 16 Jan 1897, , , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1985, prob, Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 3 May 1918  , Posey, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alfred D. Travers,   b. 15 Apr 1920,   d. Feb 1985, prob, Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Melvin Travers,   b. 22 Jun 1922,   d. Jul 1987, prob, Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F46376  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Nov 1899 - , , Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 May 1918 - , Posey, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Dec 1974 - prob, Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 8 Feb 2008. Cites/notes the following:
      • June 5, 1900 Census Black, Posey, IN p.32
        • Thornton, Joseph W. 34 farm laborer b. IN Dec. 1865
        • Thornton, Eliza {97967} 30 b. IN Jan. 1870 mar. 11 yrs., 7/6 children
        • Thornton, Ella 10 b. IN Sept. 1889
        • Thornton, Alma G. 9 b. IN March 1891
        • Thornton, Elmer 7 b. IN Nov. 1892 {see also WWI below}
        • Thornton, Dolly M. 6 b. IN Nov. 1893
        • Thornton, Gracie G. 4 b. IN Dec. 1895
        • Thornton, Elva 6/12 b. IN Nov. 1899 {see SSDI below}
      • April 18, 1910 Census, Black, Posey, IN p.31
        • Thornton, Joseph 45 farmer b. IN
        • Thornton, Eliza {97967} 40 b. IN mar. 22 yrs., 8/8 children
        • Thornton, Ella 20 single 2/2 children
        • Thornton, Alma 19 b. IN
        • Thornton, Elmer 17 b. IN farm laborer
        • Thornton, Dollie 16 b. IN
        • Thornton, Grace 14 b. IN
        • Thornton, Elva 10 b. IN
        • Thornton, Josh 9 b. IN {see SSDI below}
        • Thornton, Eugene 8 b. IN {abt 1902}
        • grson - Thornton, Harold 3 b. IN abt 1907 {son of Ella}
        • grson - Thornton, Norman 1 b. IN abt 1909 {son of Ella} see SSDI & WA DI below
      • Jan. 5, 1920 Census Mt. Vernon Ward 3, Posey, IN p.147
        • Travers, Alfred house carpenter 22 b. IN {abt 1898} parents b. IN {see SSDI below}
        • Travers, Elba 20 b. IN parents b. IN - dau. of Eliza {97967}
      • 1930 Census Center, Posey, IN p.6B roll 623
        • Travers, Alfred M. 33 b. IN
        • Travers, Elva 30 - dau. of Eliza {97967}
        • Travers, Alfred D. 10 {see SSDI below}
        • Travers, Melvin 7 {see SSDI below}
      • Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
        • Dollie Thornton and Marshal Smith married 23 Mar 1911 in Posey Co., IN - dau. of Eliza {97967}
        • Ella Thornton and Thedore Munsey married 20 Jan 1909 in Posey Co., IN - dau. of Eliza {97967}
        • Elva Thornton and Alfred Travers married 3 May 1918 in Posey Co., IN - dau. of Eliza {97967}
      • Social Security Death Index
        • Joshua Thornton b. 4 Feb 1901 d. Nov 1966 prob. in Mount Vernon, Posey, IN (last residence)
        • Alfred Travers b. 16 Jan 1897 d. Apr 1985 prob. Evansville, Vanderburgh, IN (last residence)
        • Alfred Travers b. 15 Apr 1920 d. Feb 1985 prob. Evansville, Vanderburgh, IN (last residence)
        • Elva Travers b. 12 Nov 1899 d. Dec 1974 prob. Evansville, Vanderburgh, IN (last residence)
        • Melvin Travers b. 22 Jun 1922 d. Jul 1987 prob. Evansville, Vanderburgh, IN (last residence)
        • Norman D. Munsey b. 7 May 1909 d. 23 Jun 1990
        • Clifford K. Thornton b. 23 Jul 1926 d. 6 Feb 2002 prob. Peoria, Peoria, IL (last residence)


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