|Father||William Henry Thornton|
|Mother||Ann Swinford (1827-)|
Mary was named as a beneficiary in her great-aunt Mary Sackett's will made in St John in Thanet, KentG, on 14 August 1855. In the event the young Mary predeceased her great-aunt. A codicil to the will transferred the bequests to her mother Ann.3
Notes & Citations
- GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Mar qtr 1852. Thornton, Mary. Mother: Swinford. Thanet. 2a:576."
- Website England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837–1915 (Ancestry.com), "Jun qtr 1859. Thornton, Mary. Thanet. 2a:7."
- Will of Mary Sackett of St John's, Margate, Kent, 14 August 1855, proved at Principal Probate Registry, 22 June 1863 (Somerset House Indexes, unknown reference).
|Sackett line||4th great-granddaughter of Robert Sackett of Thanet|
|Charts||Line 5 (English)|
|Last Edited||25 Nov 2016|