THE DESCENDANTS OF PETER THORN

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                           Don Norman

 

1.PETER THORNE

 

    Peter Thorne was born about 1580.  He married Susannah

Hallet.  The family arrived at Lynn, Massachusetts April 10, 1635

from London, England.

 

Known children of Peter and Susannah (Hallet) Thorne.

 

  2.  (1). William                 b.       1610   d.       1660

         m.Sarah Boothe

 

2.WILLIAM THORN      1.PETER THORNE

 

    William Thorne, a son of Peter and Susannah (Hallet) Thorne,

was born in England in 1610 and died in RI in 1660.  He married

Sarah Boothe.  William and Sarah became Quakers and dropped the

final "e" from the surname "Thorne."

 

Known children of William and Sarah (Boothe) Thorn.

 

  3.  (1). John

         m.Mary Parsell

 

 

3.JOHN THORN     2.WILLIAM THORNE      1.PETER THORNE

 

    John Thorn was a son of William and Sarah (Boothe) Thorn.  He

married Mary Parsell.

 

Known children of John and Mary (Parsell) Thorn.

 

  4.  (1). John Jr.

         m.Catharine Hightower

 

 

4.JOHN THORN JR     3.JOHN THORN     2.WILLIAM THORNE

1.PETER THORNE

 

    John Thorn Jr., a son of John and Mary (Parsell) Thorn,

married Catharine Hightower.

 

Children of John Jr. and Catharine (Hightower) Thorn.

 

  5.  (1). Joseph

         m.Sarah Foulke

 

 

5.JOSEPH THORN     4.JOHN THORN JR     3.JOHN THORN     2.WILLIAM

THORNE     1.PETER THORNE

 

    Joseph Thorn, a son of John Jr. and Catharine (Hightower)

Thorn, married Sarah Foulke.  Sarah was a daughter of Thomas and

Elizabeth Foulke.

 

Children of Joseph and Sarah (Foulke) Thorn.

 

  6.  (1). Joseph Jr.

         m.Dravideena Irvins Taylor

 

 

6.JOSEPH THORN JR.    5.JOSEPH THORN     4.JOHN THORN JR

3.JOHN THORN     2.WILLIAM THORNE     1.PETER THORNE

 

    Joseph Thorn Jr., a son of Joseph and Sarah (Foulke) Thorn,

married Dravideena Irvins Taylor.  She was a daughter of William

and Rebecca (Stewart) Taylor.

 

Known children of Joseph Jr. and Dravideena (Taylor) Thorn.

 

  7.  (1). Thomas                  b.       1794   d.       1884

         m.Mary Jones

 

 

7.THOMAS THORN    6.JOSEPH THORN JR.    5.JOSEPH THORN     4.JOHN

THORN JR    3.JOHN THORN     2.WILLIAM THORNE     1.PETER THORNE

 

    Thomas Thorn was born in 1794 and died in 1884.  His parentage is

in some doubt.  One source lists him as a son of Joseph Jr. and

Dravideena (Taylor) Thorn, while a second source says that he is a son

of Thomas and Rebecca (Stewart) Thorn.  Thomas married Mary Jones. 

Mary, a daughter of John and Nancy (Goff) Jones was born in 1797 and

died in Roane County WV in 1886.  The family moved to Roane County VA

(WV).

 

Known children of Thomas and Mary (Jones) Thorn.

 

  8.  (1). Michael

         m.Sarah Deweese

 

  9.  (2). Zadok Stewart           b.       1820   d.       1907

         m.Julia Park

 

 

8.MICHAEL THORN     7.THOMAS THORN    6.JOSEPH THORN JR.

5.JOSEPH THORN     4.JOHN THORN JR    3.JOHN THORN     2.WILLIAM

THORNE     1.PETER THORNE

 

    Michael Thorn, a son of Thomas and Mary (Jones) Thorn,

married Sarah Deweese.  Sarah was a daughter of John and Mary

(Updegrove) Deweese.

 

Known children of Michael and Sarah (Deweese) Thorn.

 

 10.  (1). Frank

         m.Ellen Bumgardner

 

 

9.ZADOK STEWART THORN    7.THOMAS THORN    6.JOSEPH THORN JR.

5.JOSEPH THORN     4.JOHN THORN JR    3.JOHN THORN     2.WILLIAM

THORNE     1.PETER THORNE

 

    Zadok Stewart Thorn, a son of Thomas and Mary (Jones) Thorn, was

born in 1820 and died in Roane County WV in 1907.  He married Julia

Park.

 

Children on Zadok Stewart and Julia (Park) Thorn.

 

 11.  (1). John W.                 b.       1842   d.       1905

         m.Drusanna Minerva Board

 

 

10.FRANK THORN     8.MICHAEL THORN     7.THOMAS THORN    6.JOSEPH

THORN JR.     5.JOSEPH THORN     4.JOHN THORN JR    3.JOHN THORN

  2.WILLIAM THORNE     1.PETER THORNE

 

    Frank Thorn, a son of Michael and Sarah (Deweese) Thorn,

married Ellen Bumgardner.  Ellen was a daughter of Jacob II and

Nancy (Sommerville) Bumgardner.

 

Known children of frank and Ellen (Bumgardner) Thorn.

 

 12.  (1). Estelle

         m.Albert Huffman

 

 

11.JOHN W. THORN     9.ZADOK STEWART THORN    7.THOMAS THORN   

6.JOSEPH THORN JR.    5.JOSEPH THORN     4.JOHN THORN JR    3.JOHN

THORN     2.WILLIAM THORNE     1.PETER THORNE

 

    John W. Thorn, a son of Zadok Stewart and Julia (Park) Thorn, was

born in 1842 and died in 1905.  He married Drusanna Minerva Board. 

Drusanna was born in 1847 and died in 1916.

 

Children of John W. and Drusanna Minerva (Board) Thorn.

 

 13.  (1). Irvin

 

 14.  (2). Fleet

 

 15.  (3). Wheeler

 

 16.  (4). Zadok

 

 17.  (5). Ray

 

 18.  (6). Molly

         m.------ Ayers

 

 19.  (7). Alice

         m.------ Britton

 

 20.  (8). Ida

         m.------ Burton

 

 21.  (9). Belle

         m.------ Wherry

 

 22. (10). Bland

         m.------ Williams

 

 23. (11). Gay

         m.------ Custer

 

 24. (12). Bessie

         m.------ Fought

 

 25. (13). Ruby                    b.       1890   d.       1946

         m.Jennings W. Sheppard

 

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"Roane County WV Family History 1989" pp.200,201,309