Posted By:Mark Thornsberry
Subject:Re: Charles Elbert Thornsberry in MO 1900
Post Date:March 20, 1999 at 00:52:50
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Forum:Thornsberry Family Genealogy Forum
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I'm not sure about The Charles Elbert THORNSBERRY. I am a Gt Gt Gt Grandson of Peter THORNSBERRY who moved from NC to TN to Miller Co., MO. His brother, William was also in Miller Co. (Lived next door actually) They resided in a town named Iberia. Here is all I know of the brothers of Peter and their families based on census reports...

1860 Miller Co,Mo.Census
Peter Thornsbury 47 NC.<--my Gtx3 Grandfather
Mary 44 NC.
William T. 19 Tn.
John 17 Tn.
Thomas R. 15 Tn.
James H. 12 Tn.
Nancy E.8 Mo.
Richard P. 6 Mo.
Charles F. 4 Mo.
Harmen A. 2 Mo.

Wm.T.Thornsbury 43 NC.
Margaret 34 Mo.
Joan A. 14 Mo.
James W.13 Mo.
Maria J. 11 Mo.
Judy C. 10 Mo.
Sarah E. 9 Mo.
Nancy E. 7 Mo.
George 5 Mo.
Stephen 4 Mo.
Zachariah 2 Mo.
Amanda 1 Mo.

John Thornsbury 37 NC.
Martha 25 Mo.
Benjamin 12 Mo.
Mica A.(f) 5 Mo.
John 3 Mo.

Thomas W.Martin 39 Tn.
Martha A. 31 Tn.
Sarah E. 9 Tn.
William J. 7 Tn.
Thomas 5 Tn.
Margaret D. 1 Mo. <---nickname "Deally"
Her middle name was Delia
(Charles F.Thornberry to Deally Martin 27 Jan 1876 Miller Co.)

1870 Miller Co.
Thomas W.Martin 49 Tn.
Sarah E. 19 Tn.
William G. 17 Tn.
Thomas D. 15 Tn.
Margaret 12 Mo.
Amanda 9 Mo.
Edward C. 3 Mo.

1880 Census Miller Co.
Charles F.Thornsberry 24 Mo.
Margaret D. 21 Mo.
Thomas P. 4 Mo.
Wiley A. 1 Mo.

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