Robert L. Thornton1,2

M, b. 14 August 1895
FatherJohn Holland (of K.) Thornton b. c 1855
MotherTraney M. 'Fanny' Melvin b. c 1857
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited2 Dec 2014
Birth*14 August 1895Robert was born on 14 August 1895 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as an unnamed Thornton, the son of John J. of K. (oysterman) & Trany M. Thornton. His mother gave the information.. 
Census w/parents*1900Robert was listed with his parents in the census of 1900 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Robert L. Thornton, a 4 year old son in a household headed by John H. Thornton, age 42 and his wife Franie M. Thornton, age 39.2 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.
  2. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1900 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

(son_of_John.T.of_Miles) Thornton1

M, b. 30 September 1896
FatherJohn T. 'Fiddling Jack' Thornton b. 1868, d. 1951
MotherPatience A. Thornton b. 1869, d. 1940
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited2 Apr 2004
Birth*30 September 1896(son_of_John.T.of_Miles) was born on 30 September 1896 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as an unnamed Thornton, the son of Jno. T. of Miles (oysterman) & Patience Thornton. His father gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

O'Farrell Thornton1

M, b. 10 June 1896
FatherJohn Henry Thornton b. c 1864
MotherSerena Ellen 'Ella' Taylor b. c 1861
Last Edited21 Mar 2004
Birth*10 June 1896O'Farrell was born on 10 June 1896 at Hallwood, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as O'Farrell Thornton, the son of John H. (section hand) & Ella Thornton. His mother gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

Samuel Thomas Thornton1

M, b. 11 May 1894
FatherCalhoun Jackson Thornton b. 1867, d. 1917
MotherWillie F. Bundick b. 1873, d. 1947
ChartsDescendants of Henry Bagwell (Ancient Planter)
Last Edited21 Mar 2004
Birth*11 May 1894Samuel was born on 11 May 1894 at Metompkin District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Sam'l Thos. Thornton, the son of C.J. (farmer) & Willie F. Thornton. His mother gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

Thomas Robert Thornton1

M, b. 19 May 1887
FatherMiles B. Thornton Sr. b. 18 Nov 1838, d. 1 Feb 1920
MotherMaggie E. Bennett b. c 1858
Last Edited1 Apr 2004
Birth*19 May 1887Thomas was born on 19 May 1887 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Thos. R. Thornton, the son of Miles B. (oysterman) and Maggie Thornton, born 19 May 1887. His mother gave the information. Dr. Bill Burton's information shows him as William Robert Thornton, born 1887..2,1 
Marriage*circa 1905He married Annie Mae Marvel circa 1905.2 

Family

Annie Mae Marvel b. 18 Apr 1890
Children 1.Evelyn Thornton+ b. c 1906
 2.Miles Burt Thornton Sr.+ b. 1907, d. 11 Jul 1967
 3.William Thornton b. c 1909
 4.Alice Thornton b. c 1910
 5.Walter Thornton b. c 1911
 6.Margaret Alameda 'Maggie' Thornton b. 17 Oct 1912, d. 21 Oct 1991
 7.Ira Thornton b. c 1914
 8.Ray Thornton b. c 1916
 9.Robert Thornton b. c 1918
 10.Sadie Thornton b. c 1920

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.
  2. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

William Thornton1

M, b. February 1893
FatherJohn Thomas Thornton b. 27 Jan 1854, d. 17 May 1920
MotherElizabeth Comfort Andrews b. 5 Jul 1857, d. 21 Feb 1894
Last Edited21 Mar 2004
Birth*February 1893William was born in February 1893 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Wm. Thornton, the son of J.T. (oysterman) & Comfort Thornton. His father gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

John T. Thornton1

M, b. 15 July 1887
FatherJohn Henry Thornton b. c 1864
MotherSerena Ellen 'Ella' Taylor b. c 1861
Last Edited31 Mar 2004
Birth*15 July 1887John was born on 15 July 1887 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as John T. Thornton, the son of Wm. H. (oysterman) & Ellen Thornton. His mother gave the information. (NOTE: His father was probably Jno. H., instead of Wm. H., as John H. had a wife Ellen, not Wm. H.) 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

Nina R. Thornton1

F, b. 1 September 1892
FatherJohn Thomas (of Jno.) Thornton b. 1854, d. 1942
MotherMargaret S. 'Maggie' Chesser b. 1855, d. 1933
ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited21 Mar 2004
Birth*1 September 1892Nina was born on 1 September 1892 at Atlantic Dist, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Nina R. Thornton, the daughter of Jno. H. (R.R. employee) & Maggie A. Thornton. Her father gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.

(son_of_John.J.) Thornton1

M, b. 25 March 1875
FatherJohn James Thornton b. 22 Sep 1844, d. 28 Jul 1932
MotherMary Ann Bloxom b. 17 Nov 1848, d. 23 Feb 1914
Last Edited21 Mar 2004
Birth*25 March 1875(son_of_John.J.) was born on 25 March 1875 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as an unnamed Thornton, the son of John J. (oysterman) & Mary A. Thornton. His mother gave the information.. 

Citations

  1. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.

Joseph E. Thornton1

M, b. 14 September 1870
FatherCapt. John Henry Thornton b. c 1826, d. 12 Sep 1896
MotherMargaret 'Peggy' Ann Claville b. c 1835, d. 12 Sep 1885
Last Edited21 Mar 2004
Birth*14 September 1870Joseph was born on 14 September 1870 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Jos. E. Thornton, born on Chincoteague, the son of John H. (farmer) & Marg. Thornton. His father gave the information. (NOTE: The Chincoteague may have been in error, and this could be the same as Josephine, who was age 9 in the 1880 census.) 

Citations

  1. [S728] Gial M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume I, 1852-1876.

Nancy Thornton1

F, b. circa 1825
FatherWilliam Thornton Jr. (Guilford) b. c 1790, d. c 1839
MotherElizabeth Mason b. c 1797, d. 20 Oct 1857
Last Edited25 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1825Nancy was born circa 1825 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Anecdote*10 October 1840 On 10 Oct 1840, a Chanery suit was brought into Accomack County Court: William Thornton's Admr (Plaintiff) vs. William Thornton' heirs (Defendants). The plaintiff was Littleton A. Hinman, administrator of Nancy Thornton deceased, and the defendants were William Thornton Jr. (now age 21 years) and Spencer Drummond, guardian to Nancy Thornton. The case was heard during 5 court sessions between Oct 1840 and Oct 1845. Nancy Thornton deceased was evidently their Aunt, who had died and who's estate was administered to Littleton A. Hinman on 29 Oct 1838.1 

Citations

  1. [S807] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Chancery Court Orders, 1831-1845, pp. 100, 160, 171, 181, 191, 192.

William Tunnell1,2

M, b. circa 1730
FatherNathaniel Tunnell b. c 1690, d. b 31 Jul 1739
MotherSarah Vernelson (Vernelson?) b. c 1710
Last Edited21 Sep 2008
Birth*circa 1730William was born circa 1730 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Will - Father's*5 April 1739William was named in his father's will on 5 April 1739 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as a son William, under age, in the will of Nathaniel Tunnell, wife Sarah. He was given 170 acres where I now live..2 

Citations

  1. [S572] Ralph T. Whitelaw, Virginia's Eastern Shore (A History of Northampton and Accomack Counties), p. 1232 (tract A140).
  2. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 120 (will of Nathaniel Tunnell, wife Sarah).

Louis T. Cherricks1

M, b. 22 February 1876
FatherGeorge C. Cherricks Sr. b. 1855, d. 20 Jul 1915
MotherGazella Thornton b. 1856, d. 9 Jan 1944
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*22 February 1876Louis was born on 22 February 1876 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

George C. Cherricks Jr.1

M, b. 14 July 1878, d. 1963
FatherGeorge C. Cherricks Sr. b. 1855, d. 20 Jul 1915
MotherGazella Thornton b. 1856, d. 9 Jan 1944
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*14 July 1878George was born on 14 July 1878 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1900He married Susan 'Susie' Bunting circa 1900.1 
Death*1963George died in 1963.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as George C. Cherricks, 1878-1963, who is buried next to Susan B. Cherricks..2 

Family

Susan 'Susie' Bunting b. 1882, d. 1968
Children 1.Margaret Cherricks b. c 1902
 2.Verona Cherricks b. c 1904
 3.George Cherricks b. c 1906

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Ella May Cherricks1

F, b. 2 August 1883, d. 26 January 1893
FatherGeorge C. Cherricks Sr. b. 1855, d. 20 Jul 1915
MotherGazella Thornton b. 1856, d. 9 Jan 1944
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*2 August 1883Ella was born on 2 August 1883 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 
Death*26 January 1893Ella died on 26 January 1893 at age 9. She died of measles & pneumonia at the age of 7 years and 6 months.. 
Burial*Her body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Ella M. Cherricks, who was buried near George C. & Gazella T. Cherricks.. 

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Emory W. Cherricks1

M, b. 22 February 1886, d. 12 April 1976
FatherGeorge C. Cherricks Sr. b. 1855, d. 20 Jul 1915
MotherGazella Thornton b. 1856, d. 9 Jan 1944
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*22 February 1886Emory was born on 22 February 1886 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1920He married Mary Elizabeth (-----) circa 1920.1 
Death*12 April 1976Emory died on 12 April 1976 at age 90. According to Dr. Bill Burton, Emory lived in Berlin, MD and had 2 daughters who used to visit Chincoteague in the 1930-40's. He was in the Coast Guard and served on lighthouses in the upper Chesapeake Bay.
.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Berlin, Wor Co, MD.1 

Family

Mary Elizabeth (-----) b. 1897, d. 21 Apr 1975
Children 1.Thelma Lee Cherricks b. c 1921
 2.Elizabeth Cherricks b. c 1923

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

John Allen Cherricks1

M, b. 9 April 1894, d. 10 February 1974
FatherGeorge C. Cherricks Sr. b. 1855, d. 20 Jul 1915
MotherGazella Thornton b. 1856, d. 9 Jan 1944
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*9 April 1894John was born on 9 April 1894 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1916He married Elizabeth Delores 'Lula' Munger, daughter of Parker Munger Sr., circa 1916.2 
Marriagecirca 1934He married Sadie Linder circa 1934.2 
Death*10 February 1974John died on 10 February 1974 at age 79.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Hist tombstone shows him as J. Allen Cherricks, US Coast Guard, World War II. His is buried next to Lula D. (1900-1933) & Sadie Linder (1905-1971) Cherricks. According to Dr. Bill Burton, Uncle Allen worked on Chesapeake Lightship for over 30 years and was married to his Aunt Sadie, who helped raise the children of Clarence and Esther Burton..2 

Family

Elizabeth Delores 'Lula' Munger b. 1900, d. 1933
Child 1.Robert Valen Cherricks+ b. 12 Oct 1917, d. 24 May 2001

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Lillian M. Cherricks1

F, b. 11 May 1897, d. 1937
FatherGeorge C. Cherricks Sr. b. 1855, d. 20 Jul 1915
MotherGazella Thornton b. 1856, d. 9 Jan 1944
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*11 May 1897Lillian was born on 11 May 1897 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1920She married Ray Peters circa 1920.1 
Married Namecirca 1920 As of circa 1920,her married name was Peters. 
Death*1937Lillian died in 1937.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Booth Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. According to Dr. Bill Burton, she died of cancer and her husband Ray Peters was in the Coast Guard..2 

Family

Ray Peters b. 1892, d. 1966

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Emma J. Thornton1

F, b. 1878, d. 1970
FatherJohn Thomas Thornton b. 27 Jan 1854, d. 17 May 1920
MotherSarah J. Jones b. c 1861
Last Edited31 Mar 2004
Birth*1878Emma was born in 1878 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*20 January 1895She married Joseph K. Snead on 20 January 1895 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Married Name20 January 1895 As of 20 January 1895,her married name was Snead. 
Death*1970Emma died in 1970.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Downing's Cem, Oak Hall, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

Joseph K. Snead b. 1872, d. 1956
Child 1.Myrtle Snead b. 1896

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Susan 'Susie' Bunting

F, b. 1882, d. 1968
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*1882Susan was born in 1882 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1900She married George C. Cherricks Jr., son of George C. Cherricks Sr. and Gazella Thornton, circa 1900.2 
Married Namecirca 1900 As of circa 1900,her married name was Cherricks. 
Death*1968Susan died in 1968.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Susan B. Cherricks, who is buried next to George C. Cherricks..1 

Family

George C. Cherricks Jr. b. 14 Jul 1878, d. 1963
Children 1.Margaret Cherricks b. c 1902
 2.Verona Cherricks b. c 1904
 3.George Cherricks b. c 1906

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Margaret Cherricks1

F, b. circa 1902
FatherGeorge C. Cherricks Jr. b. 14 Jul 1878, d. 1963
MotherSusan 'Susie' Bunting b. 1882, d. 1968
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1902Margaret was born circa 1902 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Verona Cherricks1

F, b. circa 1904
FatherGeorge C. Cherricks Jr. b. 14 Jul 1878, d. 1963
MotherSusan 'Susie' Bunting b. 1882, d. 1968
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1904Verona was born circa 1904 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

George Cherricks1

M, b. circa 1906
FatherGeorge C. Cherricks Jr. b. 14 Jul 1878, d. 1963
MotherSusan 'Susie' Bunting b. 1882, d. 1968
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1906George was born circa 1906 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Stewart George Baker1

M, b. 22 January 1904
FatherJosiah Selby 'Joe' Baker b. 29 Nov 1878, d. 28 Jun 1935
MotherPriscilla Cherricks b. 16 Dec 1880, d. 22 Jul 1952
ChartsDescendants of William Munns (1624/5 Muster on E.S.)
Last Edited31 Mar 2004
Birth*22 January 1904Stewart was born on 22 January 1904 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Mary Elizabeth (-----)

F, b. 1897, d. 21 April 1975
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*1897Mary was born in 1897. 
Marriage*circa 1920She married Emory W. Cherricks, son of George C. Cherricks Sr. and Gazella Thornton, circa 1920.1 
Married Namecirca 1920 As of circa 1920,her married name was Cherricks. 
Death*21 April 1975Mary died on 21 April 1975.1 

Family

Emory W. Cherricks b. 22 Feb 1886, d. 12 Apr 1976
Children 1.Thelma Lee Cherricks b. c 1921
 2.Elizabeth Cherricks b. c 1923

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Thelma Lee Cherricks1

F, b. circa 1921
FatherEmory W. Cherricks b. 22 Feb 1886, d. 12 Apr 1976
MotherMary Elizabeth (-----) b. 1897, d. 21 Apr 1975
Last Edited1 Apr 2004
Birth*circa 1921Thelma was born circa 1921. 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Elizabeth Cherricks1

F, b. circa 1923
FatherEmory W. Cherricks b. 22 Feb 1886, d. 12 Apr 1976
MotherMary Elizabeth (-----) b. 1897, d. 21 Apr 1975
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1923Elizabeth was born circa 1923. 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Elizabeth Delores 'Lula' Munger1

F, b. 1900, d. 1933
FatherParker Munger Sr. b. c 1870
Last Edited9 Dec 2006
Birth*1900Elizabeth was born in 1900. 
Marriage*circa 1916She married John Allen Cherricks, son of George C. Cherricks Sr. and Gazella Thornton, circa 1916.2 
Married Namecirca 1916 As of circa 1916,her married name was Cherricks. 
Death*1933Elizabeth died in 1933.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Lula D. Cherricks, 1900-1933, who is buried next to J. Allen Cherricks..2 

Family

John Allen Cherricks b. 9 Apr 1894, d. 10 Feb 1974
Child 1.Robert Valen Cherricks+ b. 12 Oct 1917, d. 24 May 2001

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Sadie Linder

F, b. 1905, d. 1971
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*1905Sadie was born in 1905.1 
Marriage*circa 1934She married John Allen Cherricks, son of George C. Cherricks Sr. and Gazella Thornton, circa 1934.1 
Married Namecirca 1934 As of circa 1934,her married name was Cherricks. 
Death*1971Sadie died in 1971. According to Dr. Bill Burton, Sadie and her brother were orphaned at an early age and taken into different families and were not united until late in life. Sadie was taken in by the Roley family of Horntown and her brother, who survived her, lived in Baltimore, MD. His wife's name was Ann and they both came to the Public Health Hospital in Baltimore to visit Sadie frequently during her final illness. She died of cancer..1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

John Allen Cherricks b. 9 Apr 1894, d. 10 Feb 1974

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Robert Valen Cherricks1

M, b. 12 October 1917, d. 24 May 2001
FatherJohn Allen Cherricks b. 9 Apr 1894, d. 10 Feb 1974
MotherElizabeth Delores 'Lula' Munger b. 1900, d. 1933
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited9 Dec 2006
Birth*12 October 1917Robert was born on 12 October 1917 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 
Marriage*22 July 1942He married Pauline Agnes Holland, daughter of Stacey T. Holland Sr. and Lula Ann Jones, on 22 July 1942.2 
Death*24 May 2001Robert died on 24 May 2001 at age 83. 

Family

Pauline Agnes Holland b. 5 Dec 1919, d. 23 Jan 1978
Child 1.Robert Garry Cherricks b. 9 May 1944

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S930] Paula Cherricks Witt, to M.K. Miles.

Parker Munger Sr.

M, b. circa 1870
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1870Parker was born circa 1870. 

Family

Children 1.Edward C. Munger b. 1899, d. 1965
 2.Elizabeth Delores 'Lula' Munger+ b. 1900, d. 1933
 3.Mattie Munger b. c 1904
 4.Rehobeth 'Hobie' Munger+ b. 13 Apr 1907, d. 11 Apr 2003

Edward C. Munger1

M, b. 1899, d. 1965
FatherParker Munger Sr. b. c 1870
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*1899Edward was born in 1899 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Death*1965Edward died in 1965.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Mechanics Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Ray Peters

M, b. 1892, d. 1966
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*1892Ray was born in 1892. 
Marriage*circa 1920He married Lillian M. Cherricks, daughter of George C. Cherricks Sr. and Gazella Thornton, circa 1920.1 
Death*1966Ray died in 1966.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Mechanics-Daisey Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Lillian M. Cherricks b. 11 May 1897, d. 1937

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Mannie A. Hopkins1

F, b. 27 September 1889, d. 7 April 1974
FatherGeorge H. Hopkins b. c 1858
MotherJane Birch b. c 1862
Last Edited18 Feb 2010
Birth*27 September 1889Mannie was born on 27 September 1889 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 
Marriage*15 March 1908She married George Thomas Thornton, son of John Thomas Thornton and Elizabeth Comfort Andrews, on 15 March 1908 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George T. Thornton, a 20 year old oysterman, the son of John T. & Comfort Thornton and she was shown as Manie Hopkins, age 18, the daughter of George H. & Jane Hopkins..1 
Married Name15 March 1908 As of 15 March 1908,her married name was Thornton. 
Death*7 April 1974Mannie died on 7 April 1974 at age 84.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Mannie A. Thorton, wife of George T. Thornton..3 

Family

George Thomas Thornton b. 14 Feb 1888, d. 7 Nov 1957
Children 1.Thelma Thornton b. c 1912
 2.Annie Thornton b. c 1914
 3.Elmira Thornton b. 1917
 4.Emma Thornton+ b. c 1920
 5.Georgia Thornton b. c 1922

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Thelma Thornton1

M, b. circa 1912
FatherGeorge Thomas Thornton b. 14 Feb 1888, d. 7 Nov 1957
MotherMannie A. Hopkins b. 27 Sep 1889, d. 7 Apr 1974
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1912Thelma was born circa 1912 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Annie Thornton1

F, b. circa 1914
FatherGeorge Thomas Thornton b. 14 Feb 1888, d. 7 Nov 1957
MotherMannie A. Hopkins b. 27 Sep 1889, d. 7 Apr 1974
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1914Annie was born circa 1914 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Elmira Thornton1

F, b. 1917
FatherGeorge Thomas Thornton b. 14 Feb 1888, d. 7 Nov 1957
MotherMannie A. Hopkins b. 27 Sep 1889, d. 7 Apr 1974
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*1917Elmira was born in 1917 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Emma Thornton1

F, b. circa 1920
FatherGeorge Thomas Thornton b. 14 Feb 1888, d. 7 Nov 1957
MotherMannie A. Hopkins b. 27 Sep 1889, d. 7 Apr 1974
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1920Emma was born circa 1920 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1940She married John Taylor circa 1940. 
Married Namecirca 1940 As of circa 1940,her married name was Taylor. 

Family

John Taylor b. c 1920
Child 1.Jackie Taylor b. c 1942

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Georgia Thornton1

F, b. circa 1922
FatherGeorge Thomas Thornton b. 14 Feb 1888, d. 7 Nov 1957
MotherMannie A. Hopkins b. 27 Sep 1889, d. 7 Apr 1974
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1922Georgia was born circa 1922 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Hill

F, b. 5 November 1887, d. 13 February 1942
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*5 November 1887Elizabeth was born on 5 November 1887 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1905She married John Nealy Thornton, son of John Thomas Thornton and Elizabeth Comfort Andrews, circa 1905.2 
Married Namecirca 1905 As of circa 1905,her married name was Thornton. 
Death*13 February 1942Elizabeth died on 13 February 1942 at age 54.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Lizzie H. Thornton, 5 Nov 1887 - 13 Feb 1942, who is buried next to John N. Thornton..1 

Family

John Nealy Thornton b. 1 Apr 1883, d. 8 Dec 1956
Children 1.William C. Thornton b. c 1905
 2.Snowden N. Thornton+ b. 1908, d. 1986

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  2. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.

Snowden N. Thornton1

M, b. 1908, d. 1986
FatherJohn Nealy Thornton b. 1 Apr 1883, d. 8 Dec 1956
MotherElizabeth 'Lizzie' Hill b. 5 Nov 1887, d. 13 Feb 1942
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*1908Snowden was born in 1908 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 
Marriage*circa 1930He married Ida Berry circa 1930.1 
Death*1986Snowden died in 1986.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Snowden N. Thornton, 1908-1986..2 

Family

Ida Berry b. c 1910
Children 1.Blair Thornton b. c 1932
 2.Donnie Thornton b. c 1934
 3.Esther Thornton b. c 1936

Citations

  1. [S809] Dr. William S. Burton, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

William C. Thornton1

M, b. circa 1905
FatherJohn Nealy Thornton b. 1 Apr 1883, d. 8 Dec 1956
MotherElizabeth 'Lizzie' Hill b. 5 Nov 1887, d. 13 Feb 1942
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1905William was born circa 1905 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*6 April 1925He married Pausy Elane Killmon, daughter of Alonzo M. Killmon and Olivia B. Scott, on 6 April 1925 at Oak Hall, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as William C. Thornton, a 20 year old merchant, living on Chincoteague, the son of John N. & Lizzie Thornton and she was shown as Pausy Elane Killmon, age 19, living in Onancock, the daughter of Alonzo M. & Olivia Killmon..1 

Family

Pausy Elane Killmon b. 1906, d. 1978

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Annie E. Lunn1

F, b. 1876, d. 1953
FatherJohn P. Lunn b. c 1848
MotherRachel E. McGee b. c 1852
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited4 Apr 2004
Birth*1876Annie was born in 1876 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*24 May 1896She married Miles Kendell Thornton Jr. (wife Lewis or Lunn), son of Miles B. Thornton Sr. and Ebah 'Ebba' Hall, on 24 May 1896 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Miles Kendal Thornton, a 22 year old sailor, the son of Miles B. & Iby Thornton and she was shown as Annie E. Lunn, age 18, the daughter of John P. & Rachel Lunn..3,1 
Married Name24 May 1896 As of 24 May 1896,her married name was Thornton. 
Death*1953Annie died in 1953.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Thornton Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Annie L. Thornton, 1876-1953..2 

Family

Miles Kendell Thornton Jr. (wife Lewis or Lunn) b. 4 Sep 1874, d. 26 Aug 1952
Children 1.Viola Thornton b. c 1897
 2.Christine Thornton+ b. 1899, d. 1984
 3.Jesse Thornton b. 16 Nov 1907, d. 19 Oct 1970

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  3. [S638] Family Tree Maker's Family Archives, 1850 Virginia Census Microfilm Records, CD#309.

John P. Lunn

M, b. circa 1851
Last Edited26 Oct 2011
Birth*circa 1851John was born circa 1851 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Rachel E. McGee1

F, b. circa 1852
FatherJesse McGee b. c 1825
MotherLydia Savage b. c 1820
Last Edited4 Apr 2004
Birth*circa 1852Rachel was born circa 1852 at Sussex Co, DE. 
Marriage*6 May 1875She married John P. Lunn, son of James Lunn and Elizabeth Snead, on 6 May 1875 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John P. Jund, a 24 year old oysterman, born on Chincoteague Island, the son of Jas. & Elizabeth Lund and she was shown as Rachel E. McGee, age 23, born in Sussex Co, De, the daughter of Jesse & Lydia McGee. They were married by Rev. Wm. P. Thornton..1 
Married Name6 May 1875 As of 6 May 1875,her married name was Lunn. 

Family

John P. Lunn b. c 1848
Child 1.Annie E. Lunn+ b. 1876, d. 1953

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Major Cherricks1

M, b. 14 July 1874, d. 18 May 1905
FatherJohn J. Cherricks b. c 1835
MotherSusan (-----) b. c 1838
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*14 July 1874Major was born on 14 July 1874 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 
Marriage*23 October 1896He married Ella Belle Cane Thornton, daughter of James Washington Thornton Sr. and Delilah Eliza (of Griffin) Wimbrough, on 23 October 1896 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Major Cherricks, a 22 year old merchant, the son of J.J. & Susan Cherricks and she was shown as Ella B. Thornton, age 19, the daughter of James & Delila Thornton..1 
Death*18 May 1905Major died on 18 May 1905 at age 30.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Mechanics Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Major Cherricks, who is buried near Belle Cherricks Bodley..2 

Family

Ella Belle Cane Thornton b. 19 Aug 1877, d. 28 Jun 1971

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Nelson M. 'Tess' Wimbrough1

M, b. 1878, d. 1962
FatherWilliam B. (of Griffin) Wimbrough b. 20 Oct 1842, d. 16 Apr 1927
MotherDelitha Ellen Gordy b. 1853, d. 26 Apr 1943
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*1878Nelson was born in 1878 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 
Marriage*26 September 1898He married Elizabeth A. 'June Bug' Thornton, daughter of John Thomas Thornton and Elizabeth Comfort Andrews, on 26 September 1898 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Nelson M. Wimbrough, a 20 year old oysterman, the son of William & Delilla Wimbrough and she was shown as Elizabeth Thornton, age 16, the daughter of John T. & Comfort Thornton..1 
Death*1962Nelson died in 1962.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Mechanics Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Nelson M. "Tess" Wimbrow, who was buried next to Elizabeth T. Wimbrow..2 

Family

Elizabeth A. 'June Bug' Thornton b. 18 Sep 1882, d. 1963
Children 1.George Wilber Wimbrough b. 1901
 2.Marian Wimbrough b. 1913
 3.Margaret Wimbrough b. 1913

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Delitha Ellen Gordy1

F, b. 1853, d. 26 April 1943
Last Edited18 Dec 2018
Birth*1853Delitha was born in 1853 at Delaware.1 
Marriage*31 January 1870She married William B. (of Griffin) Wimbrough, son of Griffin Wimbrough and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Sharpley, on 31 January 1870 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as William Wimbrough (no age shown) and Ellen Gordy (no age shown)..2 
Married Name31 January 1870 As of 31 January 1870,her married name was Wimbrough. 
Death*26 April 1943Delitha died on 26 April 1943 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. Carpenter shows her as Delitha Ellen Wimbrow, the wife of Wm. B. & daughter of Caleb Cordy of Delaware, known as "Delia" probably the mother of Albert T. Wimbrow (3 Aug 1873-14 Aug 1873).1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Mechanics Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as D. Ellen Wimbrough, 1853-1943, who was buried next to William B. Wimbrough..3 

Family

William B. (of Griffin) Wimbrough b. 20 Oct 1842, d. 16 Apr 1927
Child 1.Nelson M. 'Tess' Wimbrough+ b. 1878, d. 1962

Citations

  1. [S996] Mr. James Waine Carpenter Sr., From Tears To Memories, The Cemeteries of Chincoteague.
  2. [S595] Ruth T. Dryden, Lower Eastern Shore Maryland Marriages (including the counties of Somerset, Worcester, Wicomico) 1865-1906.
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Sarah Isabelle Thornton1

F, b. 1882, d. 1941
FatherWilliam H. Thornton b. c 1852
MotherHester 'Nellie' or 'Hattie' McGee b. c 1848
Last Edited2 Apr 2004
Birth*1882Sarah was born in 1882 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*14 December 1898She married Edward Thomas Mears, son of Lorenzo Mears, on 14 December 1898 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Edward T. Mears, a 23 year old carpenter, the son of Lerenzo Mears and she was shown as Sarah I. Thornton, age 16, the daughter of Wm. H. & Esther Thornton..1 
Married Name14 December 1898 As of 14 December 1898,her married name was Mears. 
Death*1941Sarah died in 1941.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Mechanics Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Isabelle Mears, wife of E. Thomas Mears..2 

Family

Edward Thomas Mears b. 1875, d. 1923

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Edward Thomas Mears1

M, b. 1875, d. 1923
FatherLorenzo Mears b. c 1850
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*1875Edward was born in 1875 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 
Marriage*14 December 1898He married Sarah Isabelle Thornton, daughter of William H. Thornton and Hester 'Nellie' or 'Hattie' McGee, on 14 December 1898 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Edward T. Mears, a 23 year old carpenter, the son of Lerenzo Mears and she was shown as Sarah I. Thornton, age 16, the daughter of Wm. H. & Esther Thornton..1 
Death*1923Edward died in 1923.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Mechanics Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him E. Thomas Mears, 1875-1923, who is buried next to Isabelle Mears..2 

Family

Sarah Isabelle Thornton b. 1882, d. 1941

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Lorenzo Mears

M, b. circa 1850
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1850Lorenzo was born circa 1850. 

Family

Child 1.Edward Thomas Mears b. 1875, d. 1923

Elishea Frances Bunting1

F, b. circa 1863
FatherTeackle J. Bunting b. c 1834
MotherEveline Small b. c 1839
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1863Elishea was born circa 1863 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*circa 1885She married (-----) Taylor circa 1885. Elishea was shown as a Taylor on her 1900 marriage to John William Thornton..1 
Married Namecirca 1885 As of circa 1885,her married name was Taylor. 
Marriage*16 December 1900She married John William Thornton, son of Thomas James Thornton and Maria Johnson, on 16 December 1900 at New Church, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John William Thornton, a 41 year old widowed carpenter, the son of Thomas & Maria Thornton, and she was shown as Elishea Frances Taylor, age 37, the daughter of Teackle Bunting..1 
Married Name16 December 1900 As of 16 December 1900,her married name was Thornton. 

Family 1

(-----) Taylor b. c 1860

Family 2

John William Thornton b. 1859, d. 1935

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

(-----) Taylor

M, b. circa 1860
ChartsDescendants of Henrie Carsley (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1860(-----) was born circa 1860. 
Marriage*circa 1885He married Elishea Frances Bunting, daughter of Teackle J. Bunting and Eveline Small, circa 1885. Elishea was shown as a Taylor on her 1900 marriage to John William Thornton..1 

Family

Elishea Frances Bunting b. c 1863

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Sarah Pruitt widow?

F, b. circa 1850
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1850Sarah was born circa 1850. 

Family

Child 1.Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Pruitt b. 1878, d. 1960

Lydia A. Thornton1

F, b. circa 1883
FatherWilliam P. Thornton Jr. b. c 1861
MotherMary E. Melvin b. 18 Sep 1865, d. 19 Jan 1918
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1883Lydia was born circa 1883 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 
Marriage*4 January 1902She married John W. Birch, son of Henry W. Birch and Mariah (-----), on 4 January 1902 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Birch, an 18 year old oysterman, the son of Henry W. & Mariah Birch and she was shown as Lyda A. Thornton, age 19, the daughter of William P. & Mary E. Thornton..1 
Married Name4 January 1902 As of 4 January 1902,her married name was Birch. 

Family

John W. Birch b. c 1884

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

John W. Birch1

M, b. circa 1884
FatherHenry W. Birch b. c 1860
MotherMariah (-----) b. c 1860
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1884John was born circa 1884 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. 
Marriage*4 January 1902He married Lydia A. Thornton, daughter of William P. Thornton Jr. and Mary E. Melvin, on 4 January 1902 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John W. Birch, an 18 year old oysterman, the son of Henry W. & Mariah Birch and she was shown as Lyda A. Thornton, age 19, the daughter of William P. & Mary E. Thornton..1 

Family

Lydia A. Thornton b. c 1883

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Henry W. Birch

M, b. circa 1860
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1860Henry was born circa 1860. 
Marriage*circa 1880He married Mariah (-----) circa 1880. 

Family

Mariah (-----) b. c 1860
Children 1.John W. Birch b. c 1884
 2.Archie D. Birch b. 1894, d. 1967

Mariah (-----)

F, b. circa 1860
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1860Mariah was born circa 1860. 
Marriage*circa 1880She married Henry W. Birch circa 1880. 
Married Namecirca 1880 As of circa 1880,her married name was Birch. 

Family

Henry W. Birch b. c 1860
Children 1.John W. Birch b. c 1884
 2.Archie D. Birch b. 1894, d. 1967

George S. Pusey1

M, b. circa 1877
FatherJohn Pusey b. c 1850
MotherSallie E. (-----) b. c 1850
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1877George was born circa 1877 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*6 December 1902He married Elizabeth Thornton, daughter of John James Thornton and Mary Ann Bloxom, on 6 December 1902 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George S. Pussey, a 25 year old divorced sailor, the son of John & Sallie Pussey and she was shown as Elizabeth Thornton, age 22, the daughter of John J. & Mary A. Thornton..1 

Family

Elizabeth Thornton b. 1 Apr 1881

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

John Pusey

M, b. circa 1850
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1850John was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875He married Sallie E. (-----) circa 1875. 

Family

Sallie E. (-----) b. c 1850
Child 1.George S. Pusey b. c 1877

Sallie E. (-----)

F, b. circa 1850
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1850Sallie was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875She married John Pusey circa 1875. 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Pusey. 

Family

John Pusey b. c 1850
Child 1.George S. Pusey b. c 1877

Eba Birch1

M, b. circa 1882
FatherDavid H. Birch b. c 1850
MotherMary (-----) b. c 1850
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1882Eba was born circa 1882 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*1 September 1903He married Laura M. Thornton, daughter of William P. Thornton Jr. and Mary E. Melvin, on 1 September 1903 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Eba Birch, a 21 year old oysterman, the son of David H. & Mary Birch and she was shown as Laura M. Thornton, age 17, the daughter of William P. & Mary Thornton..1 

Family

Laura M. Thornton b. 26 Oct 1887

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

David H. Birch

M, b. circa 1850
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1850David was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875He married Mary (-----) circa 1875. 

Family

Mary (-----) b. c 1850
Child 1.Eba Birch b. c 1882

Mary (-----)

F, b. circa 1850
Last Edited29 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1850Mary was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875She married David H. Birch circa 1875. 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Birch. 

Family

David H. Birch b. c 1850
Child 1.Eba Birch b. c 1882

Mamie Bunting1

F, b. 4 May 1884, d. 26 December 1967
FatherGeorge Robert Bunting b. 1846, d. 1927
MotherEllen Hester Justice b. 1850, d. 1917
ChartsDescendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Henry Williams (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited12 Jan 2013
Birth*4 May 1884Mamie was born on 4 May 1884 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*23 December 1903She married Loomis W. Thornton, son of Lemuel Y. Thornton and Harriet Frances Tindall, on 23 December 1903 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Loomis W. Thornton, a 20 year old farmer, the son of Lemuel Y. & Harriet F. Thornton and she was shown as Mamie Bunting, age 20, the daughter of George R. & Edna E. Bunting..1 
Married Name23 December 1903 As of 23 December 1903,her married name was Thornton. 
Obituary - Brother's*12 May 1958Mamie Bunting was named in her brother's obituary on 12 May 1958 at Atlantic, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Mrs. Manie Thornton of Atlantic, a surviving sister of G. Henry Bunting, an 87 year old retired farmer of Pocomoke City. 
Death*26 December 1967Mamie died on 26 December 1967 at age 83.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at J.W. Taylor Cem, Temperanceville, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as Manie B. Thornton, who is buried next to Loomis W. Thornton..2 

Family

Loomis W. Thornton b. 30 Jun 1883, d. 27 Feb 1947

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Bertie Thornton1

F, b. 1886, d. 1980
FatherJohn William Thornton b. 1859, d. 1935
MotherSallie A. Matthews b. 1861, d. Jun 1898
Last Edited14 Sep 2009
Birth*1886Bertie was born in 1886 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*27 January 1904She married John T. Darby, son of John Darby and Rebecca (-----), on 27 January 1904 at Temperanceville, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Darby, a 22 year old oyster planter, the son of John & Rebecca Darby and she was shown as Bertie Thornton, age 17, the daughter of J.W. & Sallie Thornton..1 
Married Name27 January 1904 As of 27 January 1904,her married name was Darby. 
Death*1980Bertie died in 1980.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Downing's Cem, Oak Hall, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Bertie Thornton Darby, wife of John T. Darby..2 

Family

John T. Darby b. 1879, d. 1946
Child 1.Mabel Darby b. 1910, d. 14 Feb 1995

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

John T. Darby1

M, b. 1879, d. 1946
FatherJohn Darby b. c 1850
MotherRebecca (-----) b. c 1850
Last Edited14 Sep 2009
Birth*1879John was born in 1879 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*27 January 1904He married Bertie Thornton, daughter of John William Thornton and Sallie A. Matthews, on 27 January 1904 at Temperanceville, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John Darby, a 22 year old oyster planter, the son of John & Rebecca Darby and she was shown as Bertie Thornton, age 17, the daughter of J.W. & Sallie Thornton..1 
Death*1946John died in 1946.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Downing's Cem, Oak Hall, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Bertie Thornton b. 1886, d. 1980
Child 1.Mabel Darby b. 1910, d. 14 Feb 1995

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

John Darby

M, b. circa 1850
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1850John was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875He married Rebecca (-----) circa 1875. 

Family

Rebecca (-----) b. c 1850
Child 1.John T. Darby+ b. 1879, d. 1946

Rebecca (-----)

F, b. circa 1850
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1850Rebecca was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875She married John Darby circa 1875. 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Darby. 

Family

John Darby b. c 1850
Child 1.John T. Darby+ b. 1879, d. 1946

Mamie J. Watkinson1

F, b. 1886, d. 1964
FatherCornelius S. Watkinson b. 30 Oct 1854, d. 7 Dec 1919
MotherJulia A. (-----) b. 12 Jul 1856, d. 6 Jul 1933
Last Edited31 Mar 2004
Birth*1886Mamie was born in 1886 at Accomack Co, VA.1,2 
Marriage*6 April 1904She married Charles H. Thornton, son of Miles B. Thornton Sr. and Maggie E. Bennett, on 6 April 1904 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as Charles H. Thornton, a 19 year old waterman, the son of Miles B. & Maggie E. Thornton and she was shown as Mamie J. Watkinson, age 18, the daughter of Cornelius S. & Julia A. Watkinson..1 
Married Name6 April 1904 As of 6 April 1904,her married name was Thornton. 
Death*1964Mamie died in 1964.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Edgehill Cem, Accomac, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Charles H. Thornton b. 7 Feb 1884, d. 1970

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Cornelius S. Watkinson

M, b. 30 October 1854, d. 7 December 1919
FatherGeorge Watkinson1 b. c 1807, d. 30 Oct 1864
MotherMargaret A. Powell1 b. c 1824
Last Edited16 Jul 2018
Birth*30 October 1854Cornelius was born on 30 October 1854 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Census w/brother*1870Cornelius was listed with his brother in the census of 1870 at Locust Mount P.O., St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA. HH#1554 was headed by Jas. Watkinson, a 38 year old farmer with personal property valued at $500. Listed with him were the following Watkinsons: Margaret, age 45; George, a 23 year old farm laborer; Jas. W., a 17 year old farm laborer; Cornelius, a 15 year old farm laborer; B.F., a 10 year old farm laborer; Mary A., age 19; Marg't S., age 12; and Jain Lee, age 5.1 
Marriage*circa 1875He married Julia A. (-----) circa 1875. 
Death*7 December 1919Cornelius died on 7 December 1919 at age 65.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Edgehill Cem, Accomac, Acc Co, VA.2 

Family

Julia A. (-----) b. 12 Jul 1856, d. 6 Jul 1933
Child 1.Mamie J. Watkinson b. 1886, d. 1964

Citations

  1. [S687] Gail Walczyk, 1870 Accomack Co, VA, Census, Part 2, St. George's Parish.
  2. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Julia A. (-----)

F, b. 12 July 1856, d. 6 July 1933
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*12 July 1856Julia was born on 12 July 1856 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1875She married Cornelius S. Watkinson, son of George Watkinson and Margaret A. Powell, circa 1875. 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Watkinson. 
Death*6 July 1933Julia died on 6 July 1933 at age 76.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Edgehill Cem, Accomac, Acc Co, VA.1 

Family

Cornelius S. Watkinson b. 30 Oct 1854, d. 7 Dec 1919
Child 1.Mamie J. Watkinson b. 1886, d. 1964

Citations

  1. [S502] Jean Merritt Mihalyka & Faye Downing Wilson, Graven Stones of Lower Accomack County, Virginia.

Lydia May Daisey1

F, b. 1889, d. 1952
FatherWilliam P. Daisey b. c 1846
MotherMary A. Steelman b. c 1850
Last Edited18 Feb 2010
Birth*1889Lydia was born in 1889 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 
Marriage*22 July 1904She married William H. Thornton, son of Noah P. Thornton Sr. and Elizabeth 'Lizzie' (-----), on 22 July 1904 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as William H. Thornton, a 19 year old oysterman, the son of Noah & Lizzie Thornton and she was shown as Lydia Daisey, age 16, the daughter of William P. & Mary A. Daisey..1 
Married Name22 July 1904 As of 22 July 1904,her married name was Thornton. 
Death*1952Lydia died in 1952.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Lida May Thornton..2 

Family

William H. Thornton b. 1884

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Mary A. Steelman

F, b. circa 1850
FatherDavid Steelman1 b. c 1828
MotherElizabeth Mason1 b. c 1832
Last Edited18 Feb 2010
Birth*circa 1850Mary was born circa 1850.1 
Marriage*11 November 1867She married William P. Daisey, son of Parker T. Daisey and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Melvin, on 11 November 1867 at Chincoteague Island, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as William Daisey, a 17 year old sailor, the son of Parker & Eliz'th Daisey and she was shown as Mary A. Steelman, age 17, the daughter of David & Eliz'th Steelman. They were married by P. Bowdin Sr..1 
Married Name11 November 1867 As of 11 November 1867,her married name was Daisey. 

Family

William P. Daisey b. c 1846
Children 1.Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Daisey+1 b. c 1868
 2.Lydia May Daisey b. 1889, d. 1952

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Virginia V. 'Vergie' Jester1

F, b. 1886, d. 1957
FatherDaniel J. Jester b. c 1855
MotherElizabeth 'Lizzie' Daisey b. c 1868
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*1886Virginia was born in 1886 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 
Marriage*27 October 1904She married Elmer C. Thornton, son of John Thomas Thornton and Elizabeth Comfort Andrews, on 27 October 1904 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Elmer Thornton, a 19 year old oysterman, the son of John T. & Comfort Thornton and she was shown Virginia Jester, age 18, the daughter of Daniel J. & Elizabeth Jester..1 
Married Name27 October 1904 As of 27 October 1904,her married name was Thornton. 
Death*1957Virginia died in 1957.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Greenwood Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Vergie V. Thornton, who is buried next to Elmer C. Thornton..2 

Family

Elmer C. Thornton b. 9 Sep 1885, d. 1952
Children 1.Emily Thornton b. c 1904
 2.Goldie Virginia Thornton b. c 1906
 3.Madaline Thornton b. c 1910
 4.Leonard Thornton b. 31 Jul 1921, d. 24 Dec 1954

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Daniel J. Jester

M, b. circa 1855
Last Edited18 Feb 2010
Birth*circa 1855Daniel was born circa 1855.1 
Marriage*13 December 1882He married Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Daisey, daughter of William P. Daisey and Mary A. Steelman, on 13 December 1882 at Chincoteague Island, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Daniel J. Jester, a 27 year old widowed sailor, the son of Charles S. & Delilah J. Jester and she was shown as Lizzie Daisey, age 16, the daughter of Wm. P. & Mary A. Daisey..1 

Family

Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Daisey b. c 1868
Child 1.Virginia V. 'Vergie' Jester+ b. 1886, d. 1957

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

Elizabeth 'Lizzie' Daisey1

F, b. circa 1868
FatherWilliam P. Daisey1 b. c 1846
MotherMary A. Steelman1 b. c 1850
Last Edited18 Feb 2010
Birth*circa 1868Elizabeth was born circa 1868. 
Marriage*13 December 1882She married Daniel J. Jester on 13 December 1882 at Chincoteague Island, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Daniel J. Jester, a 27 year old widowed sailor, the son of Charles S. & Delilah J. Jester and she was shown as Lizzie Daisey, age 16, the daughter of Wm. P. & Mary A. Daisey..1 
Married Name13 December 1882 As of 13 December 1882,her married name was Jester. 

Family

Daniel J. Jester b. c 1855
Child 1.Virginia V. 'Vergie' Jester+ b. 1886, d. 1957

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).

George D. Nock1

M, b. circa 1884
FatherJackson L. Nock b. c 1860
MotherMay (-----) b. c 1860
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Nicholas Granger (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#1)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock) (#2)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1884George was born circa 1884 at Mommouth Co, NJ.1 
Marriage*29 April 1906He married Harriet M. 'Hattie' Thornton, daughter of Sylvester Lee Thornton and Florence E. Chesser, on 29 April 1906 at Mappsville, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as George D. Nock, a 22 year old mason, the son of Jackson L. & May Nock and she was shown as Hattie M. Thornton, age 17, the daughter of Sylvester L. & Florence Thornton..1 

Family

Harriet M. 'Hattie' Thornton b. 7 Jan 1890

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Jackson L. Nock

M, b. circa 1860
FatherGeorge W. Nock1 b. 7 May 1832, d. 7 Oct 1891
MotherDelilah 'Julila' F. Duncan1 b. c 1833, d. 29 Jul 1908
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited15 Nov 2013
Birth*circa 1860Jackson was born circa 1860 at Accomack Parish, Acc Co, VA.1 
Census w/parents*1870Jackson was listed with his parents in the census of 1870 at Atlantic District, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Jackson Nock, age 10 in a household headed by George Nock, age 38.1 
Marriage*circa 1880He married May (-----) circa 1880. 

Family

May (-----) b. c 1860
Child 1.George D. Nock b. c 1884

Citations

  1. [S802] Ancestry.com web page, Ancestry.com, 1870 Federal Census, Accomack Co, VA.

May (-----)

F, b. circa 1860
ChartsDescendants of Richard Bayley (Gentleman, Craddock Creek)
Descendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Descendants of John Parramore (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1860May was born circa 1860. 
Marriage*circa 1880She married Jackson L. Nock, son of George W. Nock and Delilah 'Julila' F. Duncan, circa 1880. 
Married Namecirca 1880 As of circa 1880,her married name was Nock. 

Family

Jackson L. Nock b. c 1860
Child 1.George D. Nock b. c 1884

Genevieve 'Jennie' L. Thornton1,2

F, b. 16 May 1887, d. February 1977
FatherJohn Holland (of K.) Thornton b. c 1855
MotherTraney M. 'Fanny' Melvin b. c 1857
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited2 Dec 2014
Birth*16 May 1887Genevieve was born on 16 May 1887 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. She was shown as an unnamed Thornton, the daughter of John J. of K. (oysterman) & Frany Thornton, born 20 May 1887. Her father gave the information..3,2,4 
Census w/parents*1900Genevieve was listed with her parents in the census of 1900 at Chincoteague Island, Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as Jennie Thornton, a 13 year old daughter in a household headed by John H. Thornton, age 42 and his wife Franie M. Thornton, age 39.5 
Marriage*19 May 1906She married Archie Jones Merritt, son of Edward H. Merritt and Margaret A. Bowden, on 19 May 1906 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Archie Merritt, an 18 year old oysterman, the son of Edward & Margaret Merritt and she was shown as Jennie L. Thornton, age 18, the daughter of John H. & Traney M. Thornton..1 
Married Name19 May 1906 As of 19 May 1906,her married name was Merritt. 
Death*February 1977Genevieve died in February 1977 at Parksley, Accomack Co, VA, at age 89.3,2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Mechanics Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Jennie Merritt, 1887-1977..3 

Family

Archie Jones Merritt b. 14 Feb 1886

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S842] Sandra 'Leigh' (Young) Bundick Chase, to M.K. Miles.
  3. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.
  4. [S786] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume III, 1887-1896.
  5. [S779] Gail M. Walczyk, Accomack Co, VA, Birth Register, 1853-1896, Volume II, 1877-1886.

Archie Jones Merritt1

M, b. 14 February 1886
FatherEdward H. Merritt b. c 1841
MotherMargaret A. Bowden b. c 1842
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited30 Nov 2014
Birth*14 February 1886Archie was born on 14 February 1886 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*19 May 1906He married Genevieve 'Jennie' L. Thornton, daughter of John Holland (of K.) Thornton and Traney M. 'Fanny' Melvin, on 19 May 1906 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Archie Merritt, an 18 year old oysterman, the son of Edward & Margaret Merritt and she was shown as Jennie L. Thornton, age 18, the daughter of John H. & Traney M. Thornton..2 

Family

Genevieve 'Jennie' L. Thornton b. 16 May 1887, d. Feb 1977

Citations

  1. [S842] Sandra 'Leigh' (Young) Bundick Chase, to M.K. Miles.
  2. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Edward H. Merritt1

M, b. circa 1841
FatherJohn Merritt b. c 1810
MotherSally (-----) b. c 1815
Last Edited18 Feb 2010
Birth*circa 1841Edward was born circa 1841 at Accomack Co, VA. 
Marriage*4 June 1881He married Margaret A. Bowden, daughter of Rev. Parker Bowden and Mary Anna Russell, on 4 June 1881 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Edward H. Mallet, a 40 year old widowed oysterman, born in Acc Co & living in Wor Co, MD, the son of Jno & Sally Mallet and she was shown as Margaret Jester, age 40 and single, born & living in Acc Co, the daughter of Parker & Anna Bowden..1 
Marriage*4 January 1912Edward H. Merritt married Ellen Beebe, daughter of John Beebe and Nancy (-----), on 4 January 1912 at Accomack Co, VA.2 

Family 1

Margaret A. Bowden b. c 1842
Children 1.Eunis Florence 'Nicie' Merritt+ b. 1883, d. 1969
 2.Archie Jones Merritt b. 14 Feb 1886

Family 2

Ellen Beebe b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S551] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1854-1895 (Recorded in Licenses and Ministers' Returns).
  2. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Elwood Milton Taylor1

M, b. 1880, d. 1965
FatherGeorge W. Taylor b. 1847, d. 1922
MotherVirginia Frances 'Jennie' East b. 1851, d. 1939
ChartsDescendants of Henry Williams (First Families of Virginia)
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*1880Elwood was born in 1880 at Accomack Co, VA.2 
Marriage*14 November 1906He married Ann Rida Thornton, daughter of Lemuel Y. Thornton and Harriet Frances Tindall, on 14 November 1906 at Atlantic Methodist Ch, Atlantic, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Elwood Milton Taylor, a 22 year old railroad agent, the son of George Wesley & Jennie Frances Taylor and she was shown as A. Rida Thornton, age 26, the daughter of Lemuel Y. & Harriet Frances Thornton..1 
Death*1965Elwood died in 1965.2 
Burial*His body was interred at Downing's Cem, Oak Hall, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Elwood Milton Taylor, husband of Ann R. Taylor..2 

Family

Ann Rida Thornton b. 1880, d. 1969

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Mary J. Thornton1

F, b. circa 1890
FatherAlfred Thomas Thornton b. 1863, d. 1945
MotherIda E. Daisey b. 1870, d. 1935
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1890Mary was born circa 1890 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*27 December 1906She married Earl Read, son of John E. Read and Annie H. (-----), on 27 December 1906 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Earl Reed, an 18 year old oysterman, the son of John E. & Annie Reed and she was shown as Mary J. Thornton, age 16, the daughter of Thomas & Ida Thornton..1 
Married Name27 December 1906 As of 27 December 1906,her married name was Read. 

Family

Earl Read b. c 1888

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Earl Read1

M, b. circa 1888
FatherJohn E. Read b. 15 Dec 1859, d. 14 Nov 1937
MotherAnnie H. (-----) b. 29 Sep 1866, d. 26 Feb 1901
ChartsDescendants of Richard Hill (Gentleman, Hunting Creek)
Descendants of William Kendall (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Francis Mason (Ancient Planter)
Descendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Adam Thorowgood (First Families of Virginia)
Descendants of Col. John Wise (Gentlemen, Chesconessex)
Descendants of Charlemagne (741-813, King of the Franks & Holy Roman Emperor of the West)
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1888Earl was born circa 1888 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Marriage*27 December 1906He married Mary J. Thornton, daughter of Alfred Thomas Thornton and Ida E. Daisey, on 27 December 1906 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Earl Reed, an 18 year old oysterman, the son of John E. & Annie Reed and she was shown as Mary J. Thornton, age 16, the daughter of Thomas & Ida Thornton..1 

Family

Mary J. Thornton b. c 1890

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

John E. Read

M, b. 15 December 1859, d. 14 November 1937
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*15 December 1859John was born on 15 December 1859 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Marriage*circa 1885He married Annie H. (-----) circa 1885. 
Death*14 November 1937John died on 14 November 1937 at age 77.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Beulah Bapt Ch Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as John E. Reed, buried next to Annie H. Reed..1 

Family

Annie H. (-----) b. 29 Sep 1866, d. 26 Feb 1901
Child 1.Earl Read b. c 1888

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Annie H. (-----)

F, b. 29 September 1866, d. 26 February 1901
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*29 September 1866Annie was born on 29 September 1866.1 
Marriage*circa 1885She married John E. Read circa 1885. 
Married Namecirca 1885 As of circa 1885,her married name was Read. 
Death*26 February 1901Annie died on 26 February 1901 at age 34.1 
Burial*Her body was interred at Beulah Bapt Ch Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Annie H. Reed, buried next to John E. Reed..1 

Family

John E. Read b. 15 Dec 1859, d. 14 Nov 1937
Child 1.Earl Read b. c 1888

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Laura V. Thornton1

F, b. 14 June 1881, d. 23 January 1915
FatherJames Washington Thornton Sr. b. 22 Dec 1842, d. 19 Feb 1908
MotherDelilah Eliza (of Griffin) Wimbrough b. 11 Oct 1844, d. 29 Jan 1912
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*14 June 1881Laura was born on 14 June 1881 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.2 
Marriage*3 October 1907She married Gorden H. Tyre, son of Thomas T. Tyre and Julia (-----), on 3 October 1907 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Gorden H. Tyer, a 28 year old widowed carpenter, born in Worcester Co, MD, the son of Thomas T. & Julia Tyer and she was shown as Laura Thornton, age 23, the daughter of James & Delia Thornton..1 
Married Name3 October 1907 As of 3 October 1907,her married name was Tyre. 
Death*23 January 1915Laura died on 23 January 1915 at age 33.2 
Burial*Her body was interred at Mechanics Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. Her tombstone shows her as Laura V. Tyre, wife of Gorden Tyre..2 

Family

Gorden H. Tyre b. c 1879
Child 1.Feddeman Tyre b. 8 Feb 1910, d. 6 Aug 1910

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.
  2. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Gorden H. Tyre1

M, b. circa 1879
FatherThomas T. Tyre b. c 1850
MotherJulia (-----) b. c 1850
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1879Gorden was born circa 1879 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*3 October 1907He married Laura V. Thornton, daughter of James Washington Thornton Sr. and Delilah Eliza (of Griffin) Wimbrough, on 3 October 1907 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as Gorden H. Tyer, a 28 year old widowed carpenter, born in Worcester Co, MD, the son of Thomas T. & Julia Tyer and she was shown as Laura Thornton, age 23, the daughter of James & Delia Thornton..1 

Family

Laura V. Thornton b. 14 Jun 1881, d. 23 Jan 1915
Child 1.Feddeman Tyre b. 8 Feb 1910, d. 6 Aug 1910

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

Thomas T. Tyre

M, b. circa 1850
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1850Thomas was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875He married Julia (-----) circa 1875. 

Family

Julia (-----) b. c 1850
Child 1.Gorden H. Tyre+ b. c 1879

Julia (-----)

F, b. circa 1850
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1850Julia was born circa 1850. 
Marriage*circa 1875She married Thomas T. Tyre circa 1875. 
Married Namecirca 1875 As of circa 1875,her married name was Tyre. 

Family

Thomas T. Tyre b. c 1850
Child 1.Gorden H. Tyre+ b. c 1879

Feddeman Tyre1

M, b. 8 February 1910, d. 6 August 1910
FatherGorden H. Tyre b. c 1879
MotherLaura V. Thornton b. 14 Jun 1881, d. 23 Jan 1915
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*8 February 1910Feddeman was born on 8 February 1910 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA.1 
Death*6 August 1910Feddeman died on 6 August 1910.1 
Burial*His body was interred at Mechanics Cem, Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. His tombstone shows him as Feddeman Tyre, son of Laura V. & Gorden Tyre, 8 Feb 1910 - 6 Aug 1910..1 

Citations

  1. [S503] Mary Frances Carey with Moody K. Miles and Barry W. Miles, Tombstones Inscriptions of Upper Accomack County, Virginia.

Laura Dennis1

F, b. circa 1869
FatherJohn Dennis b. c 1840
MotherAnnie (-----) b. c 1840
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1869Laura was born circa 1869 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1890She married (-----) Hall circa 1890. P. 138 (marriage of John T. Thornton to Laura Hall, widow).1 
Married Namecirca 1890 As of circa 1890,her married name was Hall. 
Marriage*3 October 1907She married John Thomas Thornton, son of Annie Mary Thornton, on 3 October 1907 at Chincoteague, Acc Co, VA. He was shown as John T. Thornton, a 50 year old widowed oysterman, the son of John & Annie Thornton and she was shown as Laura Hall, a 38 year old widow, born in Worcester Co, MD, the daughter of John & Annie Dennis..1 
Married Name3 October 1907 As of 3 October 1907,her married name was Thornton. 

Family 1

(-----) Hall b. c 1865

Family 2

John Thomas Thornton b. 27 Jan 1854, d. 17 May 1920

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

(-----) Hall

M, b. circa 1865
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1865(-----) was born circa 1865. 
Marriage*circa 1890He married Laura Dennis, daughter of John Dennis and Annie (-----), circa 1890. P. 138 (marriage of John T. Thornton to Laura Hall, widow).1 

Family

Laura Dennis b. c 1869

Citations

  1. [S43] Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Register #4, 1896-1925.

John Dennis

M, b. circa 1840
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1840John was born circa 1840. 
Marriage*circa 1865He married Annie (-----) circa 1865. 

Family

Annie (-----) b. c 1840
Child 1.Laura Dennis b. c 1869

Annie (-----)

F, b. circa 1840
Last Edited30 Mar 2004
Birth*circa 1840Annie was born circa 1840. 
Marriage*circa 1865She married John Dennis circa 1865. 
Married Namecirca 1865 As of circa 1865,her married name was Dennis. 

Family

John Dennis b. c 1840
Child 1.Laura Dennis b. c 1869