Walter Bryan Thornhill
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William Thornhill
(1809-1876)
Mary Ann Lowe
(Cal 1809-1890)
Isaac Wibberley
(1791-1871)
Ann Fountain
(Cal 1804-1839)
William "Riley" Thornhill
(1834-1910)
Eliza Wibberley
(1836-1875)

Walter Bryan Thornhill
(Cal 1868-1928)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Annie Mary Thornhill

Walter Bryan Thornhill 2 3

  • Born: Cal 1868, Beeston, Notts 4
  • Marriage: Annie Mary Thornhill From Jan to Mar 1897 in Basford, Notts 1
  • Died: 1928
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  General Notes:

http://www.beeston-notts.co.uk/thornhill4.shtml
Walter Bryan Thornhill, born on the 31st January 1868, joined the Army and spend several years serving in India in the Royal Artillery, eventually attaining the rank of Sergeant-Major. In 1897 he married Annie Mary Thornhill who, although born in Beeston, was not apparently related. By the following year, they were living in Dover, Kent were he was stationed and where at least two of their three children were born. After leaving the Army, Walter and his family settled in Mansfield, Notts where he took a position of School Attendance Officer until his death there in 1928.


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Walter married Annie Mary Thornhill, daughter of John Thornhill and Fanny Cooper, From Jan to Mar 1897 in Basford, Notts.1 (Annie Mary Thornhill was born From Jan to Mar 1872 in Beeston, Notts 5.)


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1 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Marriages Mar 1897 Thornhill Annie Mary Basford 7b 274 Thornhill Walter Bryan Basford 7b 274.

2 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.org/, Ancestral File.

3 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ancestral File (R) www.familysearch.org/, Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998.

4 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index, www.familysearch.org/, Census 1881. Walter THORNHILL G Son U Male 13 Beeston, Nottingham, England Scholar.

5 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales, www.freebmd.org.uk, Birth. All Ann* Thornhills Basford 1870 to 1875 from freebmd (1872 is about 80% transcribed) Births Jun 1871 THORNHILL Anne Basford 7b 140 Births Mar 1872 THORNHILL Anne Mary Basford 7b 143

Checked 1872 on 1837online and no more


Only candidate on NFHS baptisms is Fred and Elizas b 1875.