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Family: Joseph Merriman Thorn / Catherine Hightower (F597537)

m. 1739


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  • Father | Male
    Joseph Merriman Thorn

    Born  Abt 1715  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1790  Granville County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  1739  Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Thomas Thorn | F597615 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Jane Merryman | F597615 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Catherine Hightower

    Born  5 Oct 1723  North Farnham Parish, Richmond County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Jul 1782  Anderson's Swamp, Granville County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Joshua Hightower | F597585 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Susannah Tavenor | F597585 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Thomas Thorn

    Born  1735  Mecklinburg County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Sep 1815  Chester District, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Mary Williams | F596357 
    Married  1765  Warrenton, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Jane Thorn

    Born  14 Sep 1740   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Susannah Thorn

    Born  19 Dec 1741   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  George H. Hightower | F597548 
    Married    Amelia County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Ann Thorn

    Born  2 Aug 1746   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Female
    Catherine Thorn

    Born  29 Oct 1748   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Female
    Betty Thorn

    Born  22 Jul 1751   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 7 | Male
    Joshua Thorn

    Born  11 Mar 1754   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 8 | Male
    Merriman Thorn

    Born  11 Mar 1754   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 9 | Male
    Charnal Hightower Thorn

    Born  Abt 1756   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 10 | Male
    Presley Thorn

    Born  Abt 1758   
    Died  1834  Franklin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Ann Williams | F597578 
    Married  7 Dec 1783  Edgecombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location