Person:Henry Thornton (2)

Henry Matthew Thornton
  1. Thomas Thornton
  2. Michael ThorntonAbt 1841 -
  3. Mary Ann ThorntonAbt 1851 -
  4. Elizabeth ThorntonAbt 1855 - 1900
  5. John P ThorntonAbt 1856 - 1895
  6. Henry Matthew Thornton1859 - 1899
m. 10 Jan 1893
  1. Peter Francis THORNTON1893 -
  2. Mary Irene THORNTON1895 -
  3. Henry Cornelius Thornton1897 -
Facts and Events
Name Henry Matthew Thornton
Gender Male
Birth[1] 17 Jun 1859 Medonte, Simcoe, Canada West, Canada
Marriage 10 Jan 1893 Uptergrove, Ontario, Ontario, CanadaSt. Columbkille's Church
to Margaret Doyle
Death[2][3][4] 27 Jul 1899 Orillia, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada
Burial[3] Aft 27 Jul 1899 Old Catholic Cemetery, Orillia, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada
Reference Number? 5179
  1. Church baptism record (2)
    Ch. of the Angels Guardian, baptisms; LDS film 1305890, p. 5.

    QUAY 3 "Henry Matthew Thornton, male, born Medonte, Simcoe Co., C. W. on June 17th, 1859, baptized August 21st, 1859; son of Peter Thornton, born Co. Monaghan, Ireland and Elizabeth Lawlor, born Co. Carlow, Ireland; sponsors: Owen Duffy, Bridget Waldron; by John Synnott"

  2. obituary
    The Weekly Times, Orillia; 3 August, 1899.

    QUAY 3 "After a few days illness, Mr. Harry M. Thornton, proprietor of the Queen's Hotel, died on Thursday morning [7/27] of blood poisoning...Deceased took to his bed on Monday and on Thursday morning passed away, after having received the last rites of the Church, administered by Rev. Fr. Sweeney, of Barrie. Deceased was born in 1862 and brought up on the homestead at Jarratt, remaining there until he entered into business at Atherly. After conducting the hotel there for three or four years he purchased the business at the Queen's two years ago and moved to Orillia. Eight years ago he married Miss [Margaret] Doyle, daughter of Cornelius Doyle of Mara, and sister of Rev. Father Doyle. Besides his widow he leaves four children and two brothers, Michael of Warminster and Thomas, of the Queen' s, and two sisters, Mrs. Hewiss and Mrs. Delaire, of Midland. The funeral...took place on Saturday morning [7/29]. Rev. Father Sweeney, of Barrie, conducted special services at the Church of the Angels Guardian...The Catholic Foresters, of which deceased was a member, attended in a body,,,:'

  3. 3.0 3.1 tombstone
    The Old Catholic Cem., Orillia., Simcoe Co., Ont.; LDS Fiche # 6050525.

    QUAY 3 stone # 45-THORNTON: "...Henry M. Thornton, Died 27 July, 1899, aged 37 years, May their souls rest in peace"

  4. Church burial record
    Burial Register, Ch. of the Angels Guardian; LDS film #1305890, item #3, p. 1.

    QUAY 3 #12 Harry M. Thornton, died at Orillia on July 28, 1899 of Septicemia