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Reuben Thornton

Name
Reuben Thornton
Given names
Reuben
Surname
Thornton
Birth
MarriageElizabeth GregoryView this family
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Birth of a daughter
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Mildred Thornton
March 21, 1721
Marriage of a childDr. Thomas WalkerMildred ThorntonView this family
June 22, 1741
Death of a daughterMildred Thornton
October 28, 1767
Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776

Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
Articles of Confederation November 17, 1777

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780

Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia.[1] These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
Death
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