The Putnam County, West Virginia Land Transfer Book shows that on July 2, 1870 A.H. Thornton bought 50 acres on … Continue reading Putnam County Thorntons
I will give some information on my maternal grandfather’s grandfather. The beginning of our look at the Johnson clan from … Continue reading Johnson clan
This file starts with research on Coats Thornton and later has information on his son Jesse. Who was Coats Thornton? … Continue reading Jesse and the Donner Party
This files includes a short biography of my father, his comments about WWII and his addendum includes his comments about … Continue reading A farmer goes to war
This file tells my connections to the Carpenter family surname. I have so many in my background that maybe I … Continue reading If I were a Carpenter.
My file called Turkey Creek notes includes things my parents told me about family. Turkey Creek Notes * Around the … Continue reading My parent’s stories
I will present some of my files relating to my surname and others in my ancestry. Continue reading History starts with Thornton