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Webster Thornhill

Webster Thornhill

Male 1875 - 1967  (91 years)

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  • Name Webster Thornhill 
    Born 25 Mar 1875 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Mar 1967 
    Person ID I50237  stewartsny.com
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 

    Father John Thornhill,   b. 20 Apr 1827,   d. 8 Apr 1884  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Laura Ann Hitchcock 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F18974  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Clara J. Brennan,   b. 1879,   d. 2 Dec 1963  (Age 84 years) 
     1. Harlan Alva Thornhill,   b. 11 Feb 1901,   d. 13 Jul 1968  (Age 67 years)  [natural]
     2. Gertrude Elizabeth Thornhill,   b. Abt 1905  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F18973  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Tuesday, March 7, 1967 The Palladium Times - Oswego, New York - Pulaski - Webster Thornhill, 91, former resident of Fernwood, died Tuesday at the Evergreen Nursing Home in Pulaski where he had been a patient for the past year. Mr. Thornhill was born March 25, 1875 at DeKalb, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Thornhill. On January 4, 1899 he married the former Miss Clara Brennon and she died December 2, 1963. He was a fanner and moved to the Fernwood area in 1907, retiring 25 years ago. He was a member of the Fernwood Methodist church and the South Richland Grange, 256. Surviving are a son, Harlan A. Thornhill, Fernwood; a daughter, Mrs. Gertrude Scott, Miami, Florida, six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the Taylor funeral home with the Rev. George Butler, pastor of Trinity Methodist church, Oswego, officiating. Burial will be in South Richland Cemetery in the spring. Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.

      Vitals - March 7, 1967 - Webster Thornhill, age 91 years. Date of birth March 25, 1875, born in year. Sex, male; race, white; widowed; occupation, farmer, own farm. Was deceased ever in the United States Armed Forces, no. Death occurred at Evergreen Nursing Home. Usual residence, 7091 County Route 41-A, Fernwood, Richland Township, Oswego County, New York. Length of residence in town where death occurred, 60 years. Name of wife, Clara Brennan. Name of father, John Thornhill. Name of mother, unknown. Informant, Harlan Thornhill, Fernwood, New York. Cause of death, bronchial pneumonia. Other significant conditions contributing to death but not related to the terminal cause given, arteriosclerotic degeneration, cerebral cardiac. Signed by D. C. Roham, M.D., Pulaski, New York, March 7, 1967. Undertaker, Franklin J. Taylor, establishment Taylor Funeral Home, Pulaski, New York. Place of burial, South Richland Cemetery, Richland Township, New York, March 10, 1967.