When Irene Luella Thurston was born on 23 February 1847, in Lincoln, Maine, United States, her father, Johnson Thurston, was 49 and her mother, Lois H Starrett, was 42. She married George King Carpenter on 2 July 1872, in Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. She lived in Appleton, Waldo, Maine, United States in 1850 and Appleton, Knox, Maine, United States in 1860. She died on 9 June 1919, in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 72.
English (mainly East Anglia):
from the Anglo-Norman, Anglo-Scandinavian, and Middle English personal name Thurstan, Thorsten (Old Norse Thórsteinn, Thorsten, Anglicized as Old English Thurstān; see Thorstensen ).
habitational name from Thurston in Suffolk, so called from the genitive case of the Old Norse personal name Thóri (see Thor ) + Old English tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.
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