John Jack Thonhill

Male24 March 1883–

Brief Life History of John Jack

When John Jack Thonhill was born on 24 March 1883, in Howard, Missouri, United States, his father, French S Thornhill, was 25 and his mother, Annie J Naylor, was 18. He lived in Bonne Femme Township, Howard, Missouri, United States in 1900.

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Family Time Line

French S Thornhill
1857–
Annie J Naylor
1864–
Minnie Maude Thornhill
1880–1966
John Jack Thonhill
1883–
Willie Cleaveland Thornhill
1885–1967
Ada M Thonhill
1892–

Sources (3)

  • John J Thonhill in household of Francis S Thonhill, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Jack Thornhill, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • 1900 United States Federal Census

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Siblings (4)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 33

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from any of various places called Thornhill, for example in Derbyshire, Yorkshire, Dorset, and Wiltshire, from Old English thorn ‘thorn tree’ + hyll ‘hill’.

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

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