Susanna Davis Thornbrough

March 1738–29 March 1806 (Age 68)
Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of Susanna Davis

When Susanna Davis Thornbrough was born in March 1738, in Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, her father, Robert Montgomery Thornburg, was 34 and her mother, Susanna Davis, was 29. She married William White Jr on 5 November 1753, in Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 9 daughters. She died on 29 March 1806, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

William White Jr
1730–1806
Susanna Davis Thornbrough
1738–1806
Marriage: 5 November 1753
Elizabeth White
1754–1840
Thomas White
1756–1830
Susannah White
1758–1810
Sarah White
1759–1800
Hannah White
1759–
John P. White
1760–1845
Isaac White
1762–
James White Sr
1764–1803
John White
1766–1836
Joseph White
1768–1816
Hannah White
1770–1805
Joel T. White
1772–1845
Hezekiah Wyatt White
1775–1848
Hannah Ritter
1775–1848
Mary White
1775–1850
Alice Ailsey White
1776–1850
Sarah White
1778–1865

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 November 1753
Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, British Colonial America
children

(17)

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Parents and Siblings

    Robert Montgomery Thornburg

    Male1704–1743Male

    Susanna Davis

    Female1709–1759Female

siblings

(4)

    Alice Else Thornbury

    Female1732–Female

    Female1738–1806Female

    Thomas Thornburg

    Male1739–Male

    Robert Thornbury Thornbrough

    Male1740–1759Male

World Events (4)

1776

Age 38

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 38

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1791

Age 53

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Thornberry .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Susanna Thornberg, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"
  • Susanna Thornberg, "New Jersey, Church Records, 1675-1970"
  • Susanna Thornberg, "Maine, Church Records, 1734-1907"

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