- Reuben Thornton
- Given names
|Marriage||Elizabeth Gregory — View this family|
| Birth of a daughter|
March 21, 1721
|Marriage of a child||Dr. Thomas Walker — Mildred Thornton — View this family|
June 22, 1741
|Death of a daughter||Mildred 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. These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
|Last change|| January 7, 2019 – 13:19:45|