Margaret Thorne

10 October 1772–
Flushing, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Thorne was born on 10 October 1772, in Flushing, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Phillip Thorne, was 28 and her mother, Abigail Rowland, was 25. She married Cornelius Pyramus on 23 February 1789, in Flushing, Queens, New York, United States.

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Cornelius Pyramus
Margaret Thorne
Marriage: 23 February 1789

Spouse and Children

23 February 1789
Flushing, Queens, New York, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 4

New York is the 11th state.

Age 31

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly southern): variant spelling of Thorn 1.2 Swedish: ornamental name from thorn, an ornamental spelling of torn ‘thorn bush’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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