1645–1688 (Age 43)
Leeds, Yorkshire, England
When John Thornton was born about 1645, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, his father, Robert Thornton, was 26 and his mother, Elizabeth Robinson, was 25. He had at least 4 sons with Mary Palmer. He died in May 1688, in Virginia, British Colonial America, at the age of 43.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.