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Margaret "Peggy" THORNTON

Margaret "Peggy" THORNTON

Female Abt 1786 - 1853  (~ 67 years)

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  • Name Margaret "Peggy" THORNTON 
    Nickname Peggy 
    Born Abt 1786 Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 17 Apr 1786 Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Marriage 19 Aug 1805 Halifax St John the Baptist, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Name: Peggy Thornton
      Event Date: 19 Aug 1805
      Event Type: Marriage
      Parish: Halifax, St John the Baptist
      Spouse's Name: Thomas Mellor
    Mellor Thomas 1805 Marriage Thornton
    Photos Abt 1840 Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Thornton Peggy Mellor taken Halifax UK b1786 d 1853
    Immigration 7 Jul 1840 Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6]  – "Fairlie"
    • Ship "Fairlie", Date of arrival: 7 Jul 1840, Departure Port: London, Arrival Port: Pt Adelaide,  Passengers 266
      Mellor, Delia, aged 20, occupation,milliner, No. 7055 Emb No. 4426
      Mellor,Joseph, aged 30 from Brighouse, Occupation Joiner No. 7054 Emb No. 4425
      Mellor,Mary, aged 22 from Brighouse, Occupation Straw Platter No. 7056 Emb No. 4427
      Mellor,Thomas, aged 49 wife aged 48, Occupation Farm labourer. 7057 Emb No. 4424
      Turner, Joshua 28 of Sowerby Bridge (No. 7055 Emb 4463)
      Turner, Nancy nee Mellor aged  26
      Turner, Joshua's daughters aged 4 and 2
      Walker Richard 28 (Carpenter) of Salter Hibble, Halifax  (No. 7053 Emb 4469)
      Walker, Richard's 2 yrold son and 6 month old daughter
    mellor/Mellor 1840 Fairlie Shipping doc.jpg
    Turner Joshua 1840 Shipping doc.jpg
    Walker Richard 1840 Shipping doc.jpg
    Probate 1853 England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mellor Margaret 1876 Probate doc
    Buried Apr 1853 West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 4 Apr 1853 Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9, 10]  – Cause: General Decay
    Cemetery 6 Apr 1853 West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 11
    • Name: Mellor, Margaret
      Date of Death: 06 April 1853
      Age: 68 Years
      Last Abode:
      Service Type: Burial
      Location is unknown.
    Mellor Margaret 1853 Grave Thomas
    Mellor Margaret Grave 1853 Thomas 1855
    Person ID I1201 Turner
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2014 

    Father Joseph THORNTON,   c. 6 Aug 1751, Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Abby /HURST HIRST,   c. 8 Nov 1758, St Peter, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 6 Oct 1778 Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 12, 13
    Family ID F414 Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Thomas MELLOR,   b. Abt 1785, Greetland, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1855, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 19 Aug 1805 Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 14, 15
    Children 
     1. Hannah MELLOR,   b. 24 Feb 1807, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1880, Glanville, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Joseph MELLOR,   b. 9 Sep 1808, Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1880, Semaphore, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     3. Elizabeth MELLOR,   b. 7 Jan 1811, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1894, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. Nancy MELLOR,   b. 23 May 1813, Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1894, Tea Tree Gully, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Harriet MELLOR,   b. Abt 1815,   d. 1889, Halifax, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     6. Mary MELLOR,   b. Abt 1817, Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1906, Norwood, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years)
     7. Delia "Lucy" MELLOR,   b. Abt 1820,   d. 9 Mar 1886, Queenstown, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F30 Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Photos
    mellor/Thornton Peggy Halifax  b 1786 d 1853.jpg
  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1786 - Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 17 Apr 1786 - Elland, St Mary, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 19 Aug 1805 - Halifax St John the Baptist, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Aug 1805 - Halifax, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhotos - Abt 1840 - Halifax, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - "Fairlie" - 7 Jul 1840 - Port Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 1853 - England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Apr 1853 - West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: General Decay - 4 Apr 1853 - Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - 6 Apr 1853 - West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S49] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (http://www.familysearch.org/eng/search/igi/search_igi.asp), C009305 (Reliability: 3), 24 May 2002.
      Peggy THORNTON  
      Sex:  F 
      Event(s):  Christening:  17 Apr 1786    Elland, Yorkshire, England 
      Parents:  Father:  Joseph THORNTON    Mother:   
      Source Information:
      Batch number:  Dates  Source Call No.  Type  Printout Call No.  Type 
      C009305  1713-1773  0990607   Film  6909725   Film

    2. [S166] Turner, Jenny (Sax), email 23 May (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S422] England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, Name: Peggy Thornton
      Gender: Female
      Baptism Date: 17 Apr 1786
      Baptism Place: Elland,York,England
      Father: Joseph Thornton
      FHL Film Number: 990607 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S374] West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935.

    5. [S214] Jackson, Heather Bruce.

    6. [S139] State Library of South Australia, (http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/site/page.cfm State Library of South Australia : South Australiana database), http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/fh/passengerlists/1840Fairlie.htm (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S297] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966.

    8. [S174] Adelaide Cemeteries, (http://www.aca.sa.gov.au/RecordsSearch.aspx).

    9. [S109] South Australian Deaths Index 1842 - 1915, Book: 2 Page: 200 (Reliability: 3).
      Surname: MELLOR
      Given Names: Margaret
      Date: 1853-04-04
      Sex: F Age: 68y Status: M
      Relative: Thomas MELLOR (H)
      Relative 2:
      Residence: Adelaide
      Death Place: (not recorded)
      District Code: Ade
      Book: 2 Page: 200

    10. [S191] Mellor, Margaret (Thornton). 1853 Death Certificate SA.

    11. [S193] Turner, Kevin Robert.

    12. [S49] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (http://www.familysearch.org/eng/search/igi/search_igi.asp), 7621219 (Reliability: 3), 24 May 2002.
      Joseph THORNTON  
      Sex:  M  
      Marriage(s):
      Spouse:  Abby HIRST 
      Marriage:  6 Oct 1778   Elland, Yorkshire, England 
      Source Information:
        Batch number:  Dates  Source Call No.  Type  Printout Call No.  Type 
      7621219  -  1058586   Film  
      Sheet: 32

    13. [S41] Mellor, Joseph Harold, Joseph Mellor His Ancestors and Descendants By his Grandson Joseph Harold Mellor, (1681 Malvern Road Glen Iris, S.E. 6 , Victoria July 1947), p. 7 (Reliability: 3), 22 Oct 2002.

    14. [S49] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (http://www.familysearch.org/eng/search/igi/search_igi.asp), M007494 (Reliability: 3), 24 May 2002.
      Thomas MELLOR
      Sex M
      Marriage(s):
      Spouse:  Peggy THORNTON
      Marriage:  19 Aug 1805 Halifax, Yorkshire, England
      Source Information:
      Batch number: Dates Source Call No. Type
      M007494  1800-1812  0990598   Film  6909609

    15. [S429] England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973, Name: Peggy Thornton
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 19 Aug 1805
      Marriage Place: Halifax,York,England
      Spouse: Thomas Mellor
      FHL Film Number: 990598 (Reliability: 3).


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