Person:Winifred Thornton (4)

m. 2 Apr 1747
  1. Winifred Thornton
  2. Elizabeth Thornton
  3. Alice Thornton1759 - 1811
  4. Lucy Thornton
  5. John Thornton - 1800
  6. William Thornton - 1800
m. 15 Jan 1765
Facts and Events
Name Winifred Thornton
Married Name McCarty
Gender Female
Birth? Virginia
Marriage 15 Jan 1765 Stafford County, VirginiaSt. Paul's Parish
to Col. Daniel McCarty, of Pope's Creek
Death? Westmoreland, Virginia, United States
  1.   Genealogies of Virginia Families: From the William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1982), 32, Secondary quality.
  2.   William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine, 2:170, Series 2, 1922, Secondary quality.

    ... [Col. Daniel McCarty of Pope's Creek] married in St. Paul's Parish in Stafford County, now King George County on Jan. 15, 1765 to Winifred Thornton, daughter of Francis and Sarah Firtzhugh [sic] Thornton. Possibly he is identical with the Daniel McCarty who in about the same place on Apr. 3, 1764, married Mary Mercer (?), or Monroe (?), or Muse (?). But the two marriages seem to have been rather close together if they belong to the same Daniel. If they were not the same Daniel we have no idea who the other Daniel was. ...