Mary Thornton

FatherWilliam Henry Thornton
MotherAnn Swinford (1827-)
Birth1852, Thanet, KentG,1
Death1859, Thanet, KentG,2
Mary Thornton, daughter of William Henry Thornton and Ann Swinford, was born in Thanet, KentG, in 18521 and died there in infancy in June 1859.2
     Mary was named as a beneficiary in her great-aunt Mary Sackett's will made in St John in Thanet, KentG, on 14 August 1855. In the event the young Mary predeceased her great-aunt. A codicil to the will transferred the bequests to her mother Ann.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar qtr 1852. Thornton, Mary. Mother: Swinford. Thanet. 2a:576."
  2. "England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915" (Ancestry transcript), "Jun qtr 1859. Thornton, Mary. Thanet. 2a:7."
  3. Will of Mary Sackett of St John's, Margate, Kent, 14 August 1855, proved at Principal Probate Registry, 22 June 1863 (Somerset House Indexes, unknown reference).
Sackett line4th great-granddaughter of Robert Sackett of Thanet
ChartsLine 5 (English)
Last Edited25 Nov 2016

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