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Thornton Family Bible
Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin

Thornton Family Bible
contributed by Dorothy Thornton Wiener of North Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

This Bible belonged to Alice M. Connell, Janesville, Wisc. March 4, 1881.

Translated from

Latin Vulgate
Diligently compared with the Hebrew, Greek, and other
Editions, in Divers Languages.



First published by the
English College, at Douay, A.D. 1609

and the


First published by the

English College, at Rheims, A.D. 1582


Annotations, references,
An Historical and Chronological Index.
From the last London and Dublin Editions

The whole revised and diligently compared with the Latin Vulgate>

Published with approbation of the Right Reverend John Hughes, D.D. Bishop of New York


Published by Edward Dunigan & Brother,

No 151 Fulton Street


Edward Connell Born Aug 21 1835 Thurlis, Tipperary Ireland
married at Janesville
Nov 28, 1861 Rev. Tr. Conroy

her Mother-Ellen Dumfey
Agnes Jane Thornton
Born Nov. 25-1840 at
Jarryette Corners near
Orillia, Ont. Canada
married at Janesville Nov 28 '61
died Aug. 21-1908
Mt Olivet Cemetary Janesville_


Thomas J. Thornton Oct 1, 1832 m. Rose Reynolds parents of Charles H. Thornton of Fond du Lac

Henry D. Thornton May 5 1825
died 22 yrs

Agnes J Thornton Nov 25 1840
Mary Agnes Connell June 30 1864
Raymond Edler April 22 1894
Alice Geraldine Edler Dec 11, 1899
Howard Paul Jasper June 20, 1928
Maryalis Agia Jasper Sept5 15 1930
Paula Marie J 3-22-51
Patricia Anne 7-15-53
Suzanne Marie J. 6-17-57
Jane Anne J 6-5-61
Michelle Anne S 1-13-54
Neal Allen S 4-30-55
Scott Randall S 10-12-57
Laurette D Gane S 5-25-59

1804 Birth
Thomas & Elizabeth
Thornton & Dyment
Married May 13th
1828 in the city of Bath England

Henry Edler
Mary Connell
married December 15th
1887 at Janesville Wisconsin
by Robert J. Roche

Bernard F. Jasper June 25, 1923 at
Alice G Edler Chippewa Falls, Wis
by Rev. TT Kirkbride

Howard P. Jasper
Audrey M. Maloney 6-25-49

Maryalis A. Jasper 2-14-53
Noel Santy divorced 73
Arthur C. Russell 5-7


Henry D. (Dyment) C. (Charles) Died
February 10th 1858 aged 22 years
and 9 months May his soul rest in Peace. Amen

Thomas Thornton
Died June 7, 1874
Aged 67 years
Elizabeth Thornton great grandmother
Died Sept 8 1888 of Alice
Aged 90

Henry S. C. Edler died 11-19-45

Mary Agnes Connell Edler 4-11-1936

Bernard Frank Jasper 2-20-1980

Alice Geraldine Edler Jasper

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15 Dec 2003
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** Ruth Shaw Worthing, The History of Fond du Lac County, as told by its Place-Names, 1976.
** The History of Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, Chicago: Western Historical Company, 1880.

** Portrait and Biographical Album of Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, Chicago: Acme Publishing Company, 1889.
** A. T. Glaze, Incidents and Anecdotes of Early Days and History of Business in the City and County of Fond du Lac from Early Times to the Present, Fond du Lac: P. B. Haber Printing Company, 1905.
** Maurice McKenna, ed., History of Fond du Lac County, Chicago: S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1912. 
** Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion 1861-1865 
** Plat Book of Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, C. M. Foote & Co.  1893