When Mary Ann Thorn was born on 4 February 1833, in Vernon, Vernon, Oneida, New York, United States, her father, Asahel Enoch Thorn, was 24 and her mother, Sarah Lester, was 23. She married Augustus Bingham on 14 January 1856, in Salem, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Payson, Utah, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 11 September 1907, in Salem, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Salem City Cemetery, Salem, Utah, Utah, United States.
English and Danish: topographic name for someone who lived by a thorn bush or hedge (Old English, Old Norse thorn, Middle English thorn(e), torn(e)). The name is also found in Sweden.
English: habitational name from a place called with Old English, Old Norse thorn ‘thorn bush’ (see 1 above), for example Thorne in Kent, Somerset, and South Yorkshire.
North German and Danish: topographic name for someone who lived near a tower, from Middle Low German torn ‘tower’.
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