Descendants of Athanasius Thorning

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

1. ATHANASIUS1 THORNING was born in Winston, South Devon. He married ELIZABETH CHURCHILL 1737.

 

Notes for ATHANASIUS THORNING:

Athanasius was a cordwainer who lived in a tiny hamlet called Winston, just south of Brixton in Devon

 

Notes for ELIZABETH CHURCHILL:

Athanasius and Elizabeth are buried at St Mary's, Brixton.

Children of ATHANASIUS THORNING and ELIZABETH CHURCHILL are:

2. i. JOHN2 THORNING, b. 1738, Winston, South Devon; d. June 30, 1816, Winston, South Devon.

ii. JOSHUA THORNING, b. 1740, Winston, South Devon; d. 1812, Brixton, Devon.

 

Notes for JOSHUA THORNING:

A Cordwainer

 

iii. MARY THORNING, b. 1742, Winston, South Devon; d. April 18, 1816, Brixton, Devon.

3. iv. REBECCA THORNING.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

2. JOHN2 THORNING (ATHANASIUS1) was born 1738 in Winston, South Devon, and died June 30, 1816 in Winston, South Devon. He married MARY PRESTON 1760 in St Marys, Brixton, Devon.

 

Notes for JOHN THORNING:

John was a husbandman and cattleman and farmed the area around Winston. There are four children recorded to him and Mary although there were possibly more. They are both buried in St Marys, graveyard Brixton.

 

Notes for MARY PRESTON:

1740-1804

Children of JOHN THORNING and MARY PRESTON are:

i. JOHN3 THORNING, b. Winston, South Devon; m. SALLY CANE.

4. ii. MARY THORNING.

5. iii. SALLY THORNING, b. 1762, Winston, South Devon; d. February 2, 1823, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

6. iv. ATHANASIUS THORNING, b. 1769, Winston, South Devon; d. February 20, 1826, Winston, South Devon.

 

3. REBECCA2 THORNING (ATHANASIUS1). She married RICHARD HAKE.

 

Notes for RICHARD HAKE:

a woolcomber

Children of REBECCA THORNING and RICHARD HAKE are:

i. RICHARD3 HAKE, b. 1765, Brixton, Devon; d. December 17, 1812, Brixton, Devon.

ii. MARY HAKE, b. 1767, Brixton, Devon; d. March 18, 1840, Brixton, Devon; m. SAMUEL SCOBLE.

 

Notes for SAMUEL SCOBLE:

a yeoman

 

iii. ELIZABETH HAKE, b. 1768, Brixton, Devon; d. November 5, 1841, Brixton, Devon; m. EDWARD LISTER.

 

Notes for EDWARD LISTER:

a yeoman

 

7. iv. JENNY HAKE, b. 1770, Brixton, Devon; d. November 7, 1846, Brixton, Devon.

v. ARTHUR HAKE, b. 1774, Brixton,Devon; d. 1826, Plymouth, Devon.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

4. MARY3 THORNING (JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1). She married JOHN NEWBERRY 1805 in Brixton, Devon.

Children of MARY THORNING and JOHN NEWBERRY are:

i. MARY4 NEWBERRY, b. 1806, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. July 7, 1806, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

ii. ELIZABETH NEWBERRY, b. 1807, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. August 21, 1824, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

 

5. SALLY3 THORNING (JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1762 in Winston, South Devon, and died February 2, 1823 in Newton Ferrers, Devon. She married JOHN WRIGHT 1779 in St Marys, Brixton, Devon.

Children of SALLY THORNING and JOHN WRIGHT are:

i. JOHN4 WRIGHT, b. 1785, Brixton, Devon; d. February 25, 1852, Brixton, Devon.

ii. MARY WRIGHT, b. 1790, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. March 6, 1824, Brixton. Devon.

iii. JOSEPH THORNING WRIGHT, b. 1795; d. January 12, 1875, Brixton, Devon.

iv. WILLIAM WRIGHT, b. 1811.

 

6. ATHANASIUS3 THORNING (JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1769 in Winston, South Devon, and died February 20, 1826 in Winston, South Devon. He married MARY ELLIS 1792 in St Marys, Brixton, Devon, daughter of BARTHOLOMEW ELLIS and THOMOSIN CLARK.

 

Notes for ATHANASIUS THORNING:

Athanasius and Mary are buried in St Marys graveyard, Brixton, Devon

 

Notes for MARY ELLIS:

1767-1831

Children of ATHANASIUS THORNING and MARY ELLIS are:

8. i. ATHANASIUS4 THORNING, b. July 18, 1793, Brixton, Devon; d. March 11, 1855, Brixton, Devon.

9. ii. WILLIAM THORNING, b. June 16, 1796, Brixton, Devon; d. 1868, Brixton, Devon.

10. iii. JOHN THORNING, b. May 11, 1800, Brixton, Devon; d. March 2, 1871, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

11. iv. MARY THORNING, b. March 15, 1801, Brixton, Devon.

v. JOSEPH THORNING, b. January 21, 1804, Brixton, Devon; d. January 22, 1810, Brixton, Devon.

12. vi. JENNY THORNING, b. November 24, 1804.

vii. SALLY THORNING, b. July 14, 1809.

13. viii. JOSEPH THORNING, b. June 2, 1811, Brixton, Devon; d. 1884, Brixton, Devon.

ix. RICHARD THORNING, b. November 23, 1812, Brixton, Devon; d. July 13, 1813, Brixton, Devon.

 

7. JENNY3 HAKE (REBECCA2 THORNING, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1770 in Brixton, Devon, and died November 7, 1846 in Brixton, Devon. She married JONATHAN TOOPE.

 

Notes for JONATHAN TOOPE:

a cordwainer

Child of JENNY HAKE and JONATHAN TOOPE is:

i. ARTHUR THORNING4 TOOPE, b. 1812; d. 1815.

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

8. ATHANASIUS4 THORNING (ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born July 18, 1793 in Brixton, Devon, and died March 11, 1855 in Brixton, Devon. He married SUSANNA (SUSAN) BUDGE in St Marys, Brixton, Devon.

 

Notes for ATHANASIUS THORNING:

Athanasius was a farm labourer

 

Notes for SUSANNA (SUSAN) BUDGE:

1788-1871

Children of ATHANASIUS THORNING and SUSANNA BUDGE are:

i. SALLY5 THORNING, b. March 29, 1819, Brixton, Devon.

ii. ELIZABETH THORNING, b. June 2, 1826, Brixton. Devon.

14. iii. ARTHUR THORNING, b. 1829, Brixton. Devon; d. 1873, Plymouth, Devon.

 

9. WILLIAM4 THORNING (ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born June 16, 1796 in Brixton, Devon, and died 1868 in Brixton, Devon. He married MARY ROWE 1820 in St Marys, Brixton, Devon.

 

Notes for WILLIAM THORNING:

Apprenticed to Benjamin Rowe of Brixton, a Yeoman 24th April 1805. Later a farm labourer

 

Notes for MARY ROWE:

1794-1874

Children of WILLIAM THORNING and MARY ROWE are:

i. MARY ANN5 THORNING, b. 1820, Brixton, Devon; d. 1891, Brixton, Devon.

15. ii. WILLIAM THORNING, b. February 22, 1821, Brixton, Devon; d. 1874, Plymouth, Devon.

iii. JOHN ROWE THORNING, b. July 11, 1822, Brixton, Devon; d. December 25, 1824, Brixton, Devon.

16. iv. JOHN ROWE THORNING, b. 1826, Brixton, Devon; d. 1910, Plympton, Devon.

17. v. JANE THORNING, b. 1829.

18. vi. ATHANASIUS THORNING, b. 1831, Pomphlett, Devon; d. 1899, Plympton, Devon.

19. vii. RICHARD THORNING, b. 1834, Oreston, Devon; d. 1925, East Stonehouse, Plymouth.

 

10. JOHN4 THORNING (ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born May 11, 1800 in Brixton, Devon, and died March 2, 1871 in Newton Ferrers, Devon. He married MARY JANES 1823 in Newton Ferrers, Devon.

 

Notes for JOHN THORNING:

John was a farm labourer in the 1851 Census, He was a dock pilot in Newton Ferrers during the 1870's.

He and his wife Mary are buried in Holy Cross graveyard, Newton Ferrers. The inscription on his gravestone reads.

"Watch thee therefore for ye know not what hour your Lord doth come"

This stone was erected by his children affectionate.

"Teach us to number our days that we may apply our hearts to wisdom"

 

 

Notes for MARY JANES:

1804-1882

Children of JOHN THORNING and MARY JANES are:

i. ELIZABETH JANES5 THORNING, b. 1824, Newton Ferrers, Devon; m. JOHN STONE, 1843, Plymouth.

ii. MARY THORNING, b. 1826, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1862, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

 

Notes for MARY THORNING:

buried Holy Cross graveyard, Newton Ferrers.

 

iii. ANN THORNING, b. 1828, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

iv. SARAH THORNING, b. 1830, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

20. v. ELIZA THORNING, b. 1831, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1892, Stoke Dameral.

21. vi. JANE ANNE THORNING, b. 1834, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. March 21, 1881, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

22. vii. JOHN THORNING, b. 1834, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1912, Totnes.

23. viii. ARTHUR THORNING, b. 1836, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1889, Stoke Dameral.

ix. LOUISA THORNING, b. 1839, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

24. x. RICHARD THORNING, b. 1841, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1891, Plymouth, Devon.

25. xi. WILLIAM (GRANDSON) THORNING, b. May 27, 1843, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1914, Plymouth, Devon.

26. xii. CHARLES THORNING, b. 1844, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1909, Plymouth, Devon.

 

11. MARY4 THORNING (ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born March 15, 1801 in Brixton, Devon. She married RICHARD WEST 1823 in St Marys, Brixton, Devon.

Children of MARY THORNING and RICHARD WEST are:

i. ROBERT5 WEST, b. 1831, Brixton, Devon; d. June 23, 1854, Brixton, Devon.

ii. RICHARD WEST, b. 1834, Brixton, Devon; d. June 23, 1851, Brixton, Devon.

 

Notes for RICHARD WEST:

died of cholera age 16 years.

 

iii. ARTHUR WEST, b. 1837; d. July 5, 1842, Brixton, Devon.

 

Notes for ARTHUR WEST:

died of scarlet fever age 5 years

 

iv. WILLIAM WEST, b. 1841, Brixton, Devon; d. May 10, 1849, Brixton, Devon.

 

Notes for WILLIAM WEST:

died of cholera age 8 years.

 

12. JENNY4 THORNING (ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born November 24, 1804.

Child of JENNY THORNING is:

i. MARIANNE5 THORNING, b. 1826.

 

13. JOSEPH4 THORNING (ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born June 2, 1811 in Brixton, Devon, and died 1884 in Brixton, Devon. He married MARY LEE 1841 in Plympton.

 

Notes for JOSEPH THORNING:

agricultural labourer

 

Notes for MARY LEE:

1813-1873

Child of JOSEPH THORNING and MARY LEE is:

i. JOSEPH5 THORNING, b. 1842, Yealmpton, Devon; d. 1877, Plympton, Devon.

 

 

Generation No. 5

 

14. ARTHUR5 THORNING (ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1829 in Brixton. Devon, and died 1873 in Plymouth, Devon. He married KETURAH HOBBS 1855 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for ARTHUR THORNING:

a house painter and glazier.

 

Notes for KETURAH HOBBS:

1828-1899, a sewing woman.

Children of ARTHUR THORNING and KETURAH HOBBS are:

i. FLORENCE6 THORNING, b. 1857, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1862, Plymouth, Devon.

27. ii. ARTHUR HENRY THORNING, b. 1859, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1903, Plymouth, Devon.

iii. EMILY SUSAN THORNING, b. 1862, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1902, Plymouth, Devon; m. THEODORE REID, 1881, Marylebone, London.

28. iv. FREDERICK STEPHEN THORNING, b. 1864, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1922, Plymouth, Devon.

29. v. CHARLES JOHN THORNING, b. 1866, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1930, Plymouth, Devon.

vi. EDWIN ERNEST THORNING, b. 1872, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1875, Plymouth, Devon.

 

15. WILLIAM5 THORNING (WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born February 22, 1821 in Brixton, Devon, and died 1874 in Plymouth, Devon. He married AMELIA PIPER 1853 in Plymouth, daughter of RICHARD PIPER and MARY COOK.

 

Notes for WILLIAM THORNING:

Apprenticed to Thomas Cook of Brixton, a Yeoman on 20th March 1832. Later a labourer

 

Notes for AMELIA PIPER:

Remarried to William Bunker in 1887 in Plymouth

Children of WILLIAM THORNING and AMELIA PIPER are:

30. i. WILLIAM HENRY COOK6 THORNING, b. September 29, 1855, Plympton, Devon.

ii. EMILY SARAH THORNING, b. 1856, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1856, Plymouth, Devon.

iii. FREDERICK WALTER THORNING, b. 1857, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1860, Plymouth, Devon.

iv. GEORGE JOHN THORNING, b. 1861, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1875, Plymouth, Devon.

v. AMELIA MARY THORNING, b. 1863; m. ., 1887, Plymouth.

31. vi. FREDERICK WALTER THORNING, b. September 27, 1865, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1932, Cove Bay, Nigg.

32. vii. ALBERT EDWARD THORNING, b. 1871, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1934, Plymouth, Devon.

33. viii. EDITH RUTH THORNING, b. 1873, Plymouth, Devon.

 

16. JOHN ROWE5 THORNING (WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1826 in Brixton, Devon, and died 1910 in Plympton, Devon. He married ELIZABETH WINDEATT 1855 in St Marys, Brixton.

 

Notes for JOHN ROWE THORNING:

a labourer

 

Notes for ELIZABETH WINDEATT:

1817-1881

Child of JOHN THORNING and ELIZABETH WINDEATT is:

34. i. FREDERICK RICHARD6 THORNING, b. 1856, Plympton, Devon.

 

17. JANE5 THORNING (WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1829. She married FREDERICK MEAN.

Child of JANE THORNING and FREDERICK MEAN is:

i. FREDERICK6 MEAN, b. 1851.

 

18. ATHANASIUS5 THORNING (WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1831 in Pomphlett, Devon, and died 1899 in Plympton, Devon. He married (1) SARAH MUDFORD, daughter of SAMUEL MUDFORD and MARY ESSERY. He married (2) SARAH MUDFORD 1851 in St Marys, Brixton.

 

Notes for ATHANASIUS THORNING:

Apprenticed to Benjamin Rowe of Brixton 3rd April 1842. Later a quarryman

 

Notes for SARAH MUDFORD:

1831-1899

Children of ATHANASIUS THORNING and SARAH MUDFORD are:

35. i. HANNAH HEPHZIBAH6 THORNING, b. 1852, Pomphlett, Devon; d. 1906, Roath, Cardiff.

ii. SARAH MUDFORD THORNING, b. 1855; m. TOM DURSTON, December 23, 1883, Plymouth.

36. iii. SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD THORNING, b. October 8, 1858, Pomphlett, Devon; d. 1921, Barry.

37. iv. WILLIAM JONATHAN THORNING, b. 1862, Oreston, Devon; d. 1911, Cardiff, South Wales.

v. ALFRED THOMAS THORNING, b. 1865, Plympton, Devon; d. 1868, Plympton, Devon.

38. vi. ALICE REBECCA THORNING, b. 1868, Pomphlett, Devon.

39. vii. ALFRED JEPHTHA THORNING, b. February 3, 1871, Pomphlett, Devon; d. 1949, Plympton, Devon.

 

19. RICHARD5 THORNING (WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1834 in Oreston, Devon, and died 1925 in East Stonehouse, Plymouth. He married CHARLOTTE 1861 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for RICHARD THORNING:

general labourer.

 

Notes for CHARLOTTE:

1827-1901

Child of RICHARD THORNING and CHARLOTTE is:

i. ADELIZA6 THORNING, b. 1862; m. WILLIAM HENRY WILLIAMS, 1883, East Stonehouse.

 

20. ELIZA5 THORNING (JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1831 in Newton Ferrers, Devon, and died 1892 in Stoke Dameral.

Child of ELIZA THORNING is:

i. JOHN6, b. 1867, Plymouth, Devon.

 

Notes for JOHN:

John was born in a Plymouth workhouse his mother was unmarried.

 

21. JANE ANNE5 THORNING (JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1834 in Newton Ferrers, Devon, and died March 21, 1881 in Newton Ferrers, Devon. She married JOHN STURE (STEER) December 1, 1857 in Plympton St Mary.

Children of JANE THORNING and JOHN (STEER) are:

i. SARAH MARY6 STEER, b. 1859.

ii. JOHN THORNING STEER, b. 1861.

iii. JEREMIAH STEER, b. 1863.

iv. ELLEN STEER, b. 1865, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1936, Plymouth, Devon.

v. RICHARD THORNING STEER, b. 1869.

vi. ELIZA ANN STEER, b. 1870, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1871, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

vii. ARTHUR STEER, b. 1873.

viii. WILLIAM STEER, b. 1876, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1881, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

ix. MAGDELINE STEER, b. 1878, Newton Ferrers, Devon; d. 1878, Newton Ferrers, Devon.

 

22. JOHN5 THORNING (JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1834 in Newton Ferrers, Devon, and died 1912 in Totnes. He married ELIZA BRANCH 1861 in Stoke Dameral.

 

Notes for JOHN THORNING:

A gunner in the Royal Navy. promoted Gunner 2nd class 1st April 1870 on HMS Cambridge which was a British 100 gun-gunnery ship of 4971 tons launched in 1858

 

Notes for ELIZA BRANCH:

1833-1891

Child of JOHN THORNING and ELIZA BRANCH is:

40. i. JOHN HENRY SPRY6 THORNING, b. 1864, Stoke Dameral; d. 1932, Willesden, London.

 

23. ARTHUR5 THORNING (JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1836 in Newton Ferrers, Devon, and died 1889 in Stoke Dameral. He married (1) MARY ANN CARTER October 17, 1859 in Newton Ferrers, Devon. He married (2) CHARLOTTE MAVIN January 25, 1863 in Stoke Dameral.

 

Notes for ARTHUR THORNING:

a timber merchant for many years in Millbridge, Plymouth. Living 10 Ashley Place, Plymouth in 1862.

Arthur was married twice, Mary Ann Carter in 1859 and Charlotte Mavin in 1863. I don't know who The "Mary" is in the 1881 census, she was born in Milton Abbott in 1834. I have no other marriages records for Arthur and no death records of this Mary.

 

Notes for MARY ANN CARTER:

1837-1862

 

Notes for CHARLOTTE MAVIN:

Charlotte remarried 1892 in Stoke Dameral

Children of ARTHUR THORNING and MARY CARTER are:

41. i. ARTHUR6 THORNING, b. 1860, East Stonehouse, Devon; d. 1927, Devonport.

ii. MARY ANN THORNING, b. 1862, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1862, East Stonehouse, Devon.

Child of ARTHUR THORNING and CHARLOTTE MAVIN is:

iii. ALICE MARY6 THORNING, b. 1864, East Stonehouse, Plymouth; d. 1864, East Stonehouse, Plymouth.

 

24. RICHARD5 THORNING (JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1841 in Newton Ferrers, Devon, and died 1891 in Plymouth, Devon. He married ANN 1864 in Stoke Dameral.

 

Notes for RICHARD THORNING:

a blacksmith

Children of RICHARD THORNING and ANN are:

i. RICHARD JOHN6 THORNING, b. 1865, Exeter; d. 1865, Exeter.

ii. RICHARD JOHN THORNING, b. 1867, Clifton, Bristol; d. 1868, Clifton, Bristol.

iii. MARY ELIZA THORNING, b. 1869, Clifton, Bristol; d. 1869, Clifton, Bristol.

iv. BESSIE LOUISA THORNING, b. 1879, Clifton, Bristol; m. CHARLES SAMUEL ROAN, 1893, Plymouth, Devon.

v. RICHARD JOHN CHARLES THORNING, b. 1872, Clifton, Bristol; d. 1872, Clifton, Bristol.

vi. FLORENCE THORNING, b. 1873, Redcliffe, Bristol.

42. vii. JOHN CHARLES THORNING, b. 1878, Clifton, Bristol; d. 1943, Plymouth, Devon.

 

25. WILLIAM (GRANDSON)5 THORNING (JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born May 27, 1843 in Newton Ferrers, Devon, and died 1914 in Plymouth, Devon. He married SARAH.

 

Notes for WILLIAM (GRANDSON) THORNING:

William 53603 for many years served in the Royal Navy. In the 1881 census he is the "captain foremost" on HMS Implacable, after retiring he was a shopkeeper at 20 Stoke Road, Plymouth

Child of WILLIAM THORNING and SARAH is:

i. WILLIAM FREDERICK ARTHUR6 THORNING, b. 1873, Plymouth, Devon.

 

Notes for WILLIAM FREDERICK ARTHUR THORNING:

a cabinet maker, nothing more known.

 

26. CHARLES5 THORNING (JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1844 in Newton Ferrers, Devon, and died 1909 in Plymouth, Devon. He married ELIZABETH LUSCOMBE 1866 in Plymouth, Devon.

 

Notes for CHARLES THORNING:

In the 1891 census the family were living at 4 Morley Place, Plymouth. Charles worked as a general labourer.

 

Notes for ELIZABETH LUSCOMBE:

1843-1895

Children of CHARLES THORNING and ELIZABETH LUSCOMBE are:

i. JESSIE ELIZABETH6 THORNING, b. 1868, Plymouth, Devon; m. CHARLES HENRY TAYLOR, 1909, Plymouth.

43. ii. CHARLES THORNING, b. 1869, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1935, Barnsley.

44. iii. JOHN ALLERY THORNING, b. 1872, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1938, Winchester.

iv. ARTHUR THORNING, b. 1874, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1874, Plymouth, Devon.

v. RICHARD THORNING, b. 1876, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1876, Plymouth, Devon.

vi. ALICE MAUD MARY THORNING, b. 1878, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1896, Plymouth, Devon.

vii. SARAH THORNING, b. 1879, Plymouth, Devon; m. WENVER, 1918, Plympton.

viii. FLORENCE THORNING, b. 1882, Plymouth, Devon; m. ROBERT HENRY LAY, 1906, Plymton St Mary.

45. ix. WILLIAM HENRY THORNING, b. April 26, 1885, Plymouth, Devon; d. November 9, 1918, France.

46. x. ERNEST THORNING, b. 1888, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1961, Plymouth, Devon.

 

 

Generation No. 6

 

27. ARTHUR HENRY6 THORNING (ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1859 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1903 in Plymouth, Devon. He married ANNIE NICKOLS-HARVEY 1889 in Totnes.

 

Notes for ARTHUR HENRY THORNING:

In the 1891 census Arthur was a gardener and house servant, his wife Annie and 5 month old son Arthur Edwin lived in Compton Gifford, Plymouth

Child of ARTHUR THORNING and ANNIE NICKOLS-HARVEY is:

47. i. ARTHUR EDWIN7 THORNING, b. 1890, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1966, Plymouth, Devon.

 

28. FREDERICK STEPHEN6 THORNING (ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1864 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1922 in Plymouth, Devon. He married JANE WILLCOCKS 1890 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for FREDERICK STEPHEN THORNING:

living at 83 Gainsborough Road, Plymouth in 1891. Frederick was a confectioner.

Children of FREDERICK THORNING and JANE WILLCOCKS are:

i. FLORENCE MABEL7 THORNING, b. 1891, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1936, Plymouth, Devon.

ii. FREDERICK CHARLES THORNING, b. 1893, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1895, Plymouth, Devon.

 

29. CHARLES JOHN6 THORNING (ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1866 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1930 in Plymouth, Devon. He married LOUISA SANDERCOCK 1888 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for CHARLES JOHN THORNING:

In 1891 Charles was a painter and decorator living at 1 Noor View, Plymouth, with his wife Louisa and daughter Emily Keturah age 1 year.

 

Notes for LOUISA SANDERCOCK:

1870-1913

Children of CHARLES THORNING and LOUISA SANDERCOCK are:

i. EMILY KETURAH MAUD7 THORNING, b. 1889, Plymouth, Devon; m. JOSEPH ERNEST SQUIRES, 1909, Plymouth.

48. ii. CHARLES ARTHUR WILLIAM THORNING, b. 1892, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1946, Plymouth, Devon.

49. iii. LOUISA ELIZABETH THORNING, b. 1894, Plymouth, Devon.

iv. WILLIAM JAMES THORNING, b. 1896, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1928, Plymouth, Devon.

 

Notes for WILLIAM JAMES THORNING:

Private 329680 William James Thorning served throughout the First World War as a gunner in the Royal Garrison Artillary.

 

v. EDWARD ERNEST THORNING, b. 1899, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1963, Plymouth, Devon.

 

Notes for EDWARD ERNEST THORNING:

never married

 

50. vi. BEATRICE MARY THORNING, b. 1902, Plymouth, Devon.

vii. FREDERICK STEPHEN THORNING, b. 1903, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1966, Plymouth, Devon.

 

Notes for FREDERICK STEPHEN THORNING:

never married

 

viii. FLORENCE MABEL THORNING, b. 1907, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1979, Plymouth, Devon.

 

Notes for FLORENCE MABEL THORNING:

never married

 

ix. MAUD THORNING, b. 1911, Plymouth, Devon; m. BLYTH, 1944, Plymouth.

 

30. WILLIAM HENRY COOK6 THORNING (WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born September 29, 1855 in Plympton, Devon. He married (1) ELIZABETH MARIA BOARD April 16, 1882 in Plymouth. He married (2) LOUISA LANCASTER June 29, 1901 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for WILLIAM HENRY COOK THORNING:

William Henry Cook Thorning 62884 served in the Royal Navy for many years.

 

Notes for ELIZABETH MARIA BOARD:

1858-1899

 

Notes for LOUISA LANCASTER:

1860-1936

Children of WILLIAM THORNING and ELIZABETH BOARD are:

i. WILLIAM HENRY7 THORNING, b. 1886, Stoke Dameral; d. 1890, Stoke Dameral.

ii. FREDERICK GEORGE THORNING, b. 1887, Stoke Dameral; d. 1889, Stoke Dameral.

51. iii. ALBERT EDWARD THORNING, b. March 10, 1889, Stoke Dameral; d. 1953, Plymouth, Devon.

52. iv. CHARLES JOHN THORNING, b. November 27, 1892, Stoke Dameral; d. 1974, Plymouth, Devon.

v. WILLIAM ARTHUR THORNING, b. 1897, Stoke Dameral; d. 1899, Stoke Dameral.

vi. WALTER EVERARD THORNING, b. 1898, Stoke Dameral; d. 1956, Plymouth, Devon.

 

Notes for WALTER EVERARD THORNING:

never married

 

31. FREDERICK WALTER6 THORNING (WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born September 27, 1865 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1932 in Cove Bay, Nigg. He married MARY ANN MILLS 1889 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for FREDERICK WALTER THORNING:

Frederick Walter Thorning 115203 In 1881 he was a boy sailor onboard HMS Royal Adelaide he served for many years afterward. He settled in Scotland working for the coastguard service.

 

Notes for MARY ANN MILLS:

1865-1942

Children of FREDERICK THORNING and MARY MILLS are:

i. GEORGE WALTER7 THORNING, b. January 17, 1891, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1958, Totnes; m. ETHEL GRANT, 1914, Totnes.

 

Notes for GEORGE WALTER THORNING:

Served in the Royal Navy during WW1, Rating number 236761. In Australia in 1921

 

Notes for ETHEL GRANT:

1889-1952

 

ii. RUTH THORNING, b. 1894, North Berwick, Scotland; d. October 23, 1941, Cove Bay, Nigg; m. WILLIAM ROBERTSON, 1916, Cove Bay, Kincardine.

iii. AMELIA ELIZABET THORNING, b. 1896, North Berwick, Scotland; m. EDWARD FALCONER, 1925, Cove Bay, Kincardine.

53. iv. FREDERICK JAMES THORNING, b. 1898, Nigg and Banchory, Scotland; d. April 1, 1949, Cove Bay, Nigg.

v. ALBERT EDWARD THORNING, b. 1899, Scoonie, Scotland; d. 1918, Belgium.

 

Notes for ALBERT EDWARD THORNING:

PTE Albert Edward Thorning s-41649 of the 4th Sea Forth Highlanders was killed in action on the 13th April 1918 age 19 years. He is buried in the Ploegstreert Cemetary, Belgium

 

54. vi. WILLIAM ARTHUR THORNING, b. 1900, Peterhead, Scotland; d. May 24, 1938, Cove Bay, Nigg.

vii. EDITH ANNE THORNING, b. 1901, Nigg and Banchory, Scotland; d. 1925, Kincardine, Scotland; m. CHARLES ALEXANDER ESSON, 1921, Cove Bay, Kincardine.

viii. ALICE THORNING, b. 1904, Nigg and Banchory, Scotland; m. MOSES WOOD LEIPER, 1921, Cove Bay, Kincardine.

 

32. ALBERT EDWARD6 THORNING (WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1871 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1934 in Plymouth, Devon. He married TABITHA PUTT 1895 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for ALBERT EDWARD THORNING:

A paper hanger, living 17 park Street, Plymouth in 1902

 

Notes for TABITHA PUTT:

1873-1949

Children of ALBERT THORNING and TABITHA PUTT are:

i. ALBERT EDWARD JOHN7 THORNING, b. 1896, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1966, Plymouth, Devon; m. BEATRICE JEFFERY, 1918, Southampton.

 

Notes for ALBERT EDWARD JOHN THORNING:

Private Albert Edward John Thorning 514397 served in the First World War in the Royal Engineers

 

Notes for BEATRICE JEFFERY:

1887-1980

 

ii. FREDERICK CECIL THORNING, b. 1901, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1963, Plymouth, Devon.

 

Notes for FREDERICK CECIL THORNING:

Never married

 

iii. PERCY MELVYN THORNING, b. 1902, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1903, Plymouth, Devon.

 

33. EDITH RUTH6 THORNING (WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1873 in Plymouth, Devon. She married JOHN BURNARD 1890 in Plymouth.

Child of EDITH THORNING and JOHN BURNARD is:

i. GWENDOLINE7 BURNARD, b. 1896.

 

34. FREDERICK RICHARD6 THORNING (JOHN ROWE5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1856 in Plympton, Devon. He married EMILY ANN WEEKS 1878 in Oakhampton, Devon.

 

Notes for EMILY ANN WEEKS:

1860-1888

Children of FREDERICK THORNING and EMILY WEEKS are:

i. THOMAS HENRY7 THORNING, b. 1878, Oakhampton; d. 1936, Plymouth, Devon; m. EMILY HEATH, 1916, Bristol.

 

Notes for EMILY HEATH:

1874-1958

 

55. ii. ANNIE LENA THORNING, b. 1881, Plymouth, Devon.

 

35. HANNAH HEPHZIBAH6 THORNING (ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1852 in Pomphlett, Devon, and died 1906 in Roath, Cardiff. She married CHARLES RICHARD EGGAFORD 1872 in Plympton.

Children of HANNAH THORNING and CHARLES EGGAFORD are:

i. ROBERT CHARLES7 EGGAFORD, b. 1873, Roath, Cardiff.

ii. EDITH GRACE EGGAFORD, b. 1878, Roath, Cardiff.

iii. CHARLES EDGAR EGGAFORD, b. 1884, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1885, Roath, Cardiff.

iv. CHARLES ALFRED EGGAFORD, b. 1886, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1908, Roath, Cardiff.

v. HANNAH IDA EGGAFORD, b. 1889, Roath, Cardiff.

vi. ALICE LILY EGGAFORD, b. 1891, Roath, Cardiff.

vii. WILLIAM ERNEST EGGAFORD, b. 1893, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1894, Roath, Cardiff.

 

36. SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6 THORNING (ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born October 8, 1858 in Pomphlett, Devon, and died 1921 in Barry. He married JESSIE ELIZABETH MUDFORD June 11, 1878 in St. Johns, Cardiff,, daughter of SAMUEL MUDFORD and ELIZABETH CARTER.

 

Notes for SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD THORNING:

In the 1881 census Samual worked as a watchman onboard a ship called "Canute" by 1891 he was a barge owner and by 1897 he was a Barry Isalnd dock pilot. He lived at Kingsland Crescent, Barry around this time this area was considered a very affluent area. Samuel and Elizabeth were cousins.

 

Notes for JESSIE ELIZABETH MUDFORD:

1859-1938

Children of SAMUEL THORNING and JESSIE MUDFORD are:

56. i. ERNEST ARTHUR ESTRY7 THORNING, b. 1879, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1945, East Glamorgan..

57. ii. FREDERICK SAMUEL THORNING, b. 1880, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1960, Plympton, Devon.

58. iii. ALBERT MUDFORD THORNING, b. 1881, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1956, Cardiff, South Wales.

iv. JESSIE LOUISA THORNING, b. 1883, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1894, Barry Island.

59. v. EDGAR ALFRED THORNING, b. 1884, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1966, East Glamorgan..

60. vi. WILLIE CYRIL THORNING, b. 1886, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1940, Killed WW2 in Thames Estruary.

61. vii. IVOR HAROLD THORNING, b. 1887, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1960, Cardiff, South Wales.

viii. HAROLD THORNING, b. 1888, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1888, Roath, Cardiff.

62. ix. FRANK CLAUDE THORNING, b. 1890, Barry Island; d. 1950, East Glamorgan..

63. x. SYDNEY ELIUD THORNING, b. April 22, 1892, Barry Island; d. 1973, East Glamorgan..

xi. EDWIN IRA THORNING, b. 1893, Barry Island; d. 1894, Barry Island.

64. xii. CLAIR LESLIE THORNING, b. 1895, Barry Island; d. 1960, Cardiff, South Wales.

65. xiii. EDWIN IRA THORNING, b. February 2, 1897, Barry Island; d. 1978, Birkenhead.

 

37. WILLIAM JONATHAN6 THORNING (ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1862 in Oreston, Devon, and died 1911 in Cardiff, South Wales. He married (1) MARY JANE GILL 1882 in Plymouth. He married (2) MARY JUDITH HOWE 1892 in Stoke Dameral.

 

Notes for WILLIAM JONATHAN THORNING:

William was in the Royal Navy for many years. In the 1881 census of Cornwall he was a hobler/rigger on board vessal "Rose". He settled in Wales with his brother Samuel. He was a dock pilot living at 65 Marion Street, Cardiff 1897.

 

Notes for MARY JANE GILL:

1861-1891

Children of WILLIAM THORNING and MARY GILL are:

66. i. ARTHUR WILLIAM7 THORNING, b. 1883, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1912, Roath, Cardiff.

ii. FLORENCE MARY THORNING, b. 1884, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1907, Roath, Cardiff.

67. iii. ALFRED SAMUEL MUDFORD THORNING, b. 1886, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1940, Cardiff, South Wales.

iv. STANLEY JOHN THORNING, b. 1890, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1906, Roath, Cardiff.

v. HAROLD THORNING, b. 1891, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1907, Roath, Cardiff.

Children of WILLIAM THORNING and MARY HOWE are:

vi. WALTER FRANCIS7 THORNING, b. 1893, Roath, Cardiff.

 

Notes for WALTER FRANCIS THORNING:

Walter appears on the 1901 census, he served throughout the First World War of 1914-1918, in the Liverpool Regiment, service number 76250. Then he disappears, nothing more known

 

vii. LENA IRENE THORNING, b. 1895, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1898, Roath, Cardiff.

68. viii. NORMAN CECIL THORNING, b. 1897, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1946, Cardiff, South Wales.

ix. WINIFRED SUSAN THORNING, b. 1898; m. FORBES, 1932, Cardiff.

 

38. ALICE REBECCA6 THORNING (ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1868 in Pomphlett, Devon. She married FRANCIS THOMAS RAYMOND HODGE December 7, 1892 in Plympton.

 

Notes for FRANCIS THOMAS RAYMOND HODGE:

Ist class Petty Officer in Royal Navy. Blacksmith on board HMS Tamar

Child of ALICE THORNING and FRANCIS HODGE is:

i. FRANCIS RAYMOND7 HODGE, b. August 7, 1893, Orestone, Devon; d. 1978, Torquay; m. LYDIA BEATRICE WESTCOTT, October 14, 1919, Plymouth.

 

39. ALFRED JEPHTHA6 THORNING (ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born February 3, 1871 in Pomphlett, Devon, and died 1949 in Plympton, Devon. He married SARAH CAROLINE BUNKER September 29, 1893 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for ALFRED JEPHTHA THORNING:

He served in the Royal Navy No.16614

 

Notes for SARAH CAROLINE BUNKER:

1872-1965

Child of ALFRED THORNING and SARAH BUNKER is:

69. i. ALFRED JOHN7 THORNING, b. June 13, 1899, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1984, Rushcliffe.

 

40. JOHN HENRY SPRY6 THORNING (JOHN5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1864 in Stoke Dameral, and died 1932 in Willesden, London. He married LOUISA CONNER 1890 in Whitechapel, London.

 

Notes for JOHN HENRY SPRY THORNING:

A police constable opporating in Whitechapel at the time of the "Jack the Ripper murders" in the late 1880's.

 

Notes for LOUISA CONNER:

Louisa (1871-1940) was killed in the 1940 bombings of London. She was living at 17 Muirfield Road, Willesden.

Children of JOHN THORNING and LOUISA CONNER are:

70. i. MABEL ELIZA7 THORNING, b. 1891, Whitechapel.

71. ii. ERNEST JOHN THORNING, b. 1892, Mile End, London; d. 1934, Southampton.

iii. WINIFRED MAY THORNING, b. 1895, Mile End, London; m. HUGHES, 1919, Willesden.

iv. STANLEY THORNING, b. 1897, Hendon; d. 1918, France.

 

Notes for STANLEY THORNING:

Sarjeant Stanley Thorning 47981 of the 23rd Bn Royal Fusiliers was killed in action on the 20th of May 1918. He is buried in the Etaples Military Cemetary, Pas de Calais.

 

v. DOROTHY LOUISA THORNING, b. 1908, Hendon; d. 1929, Hendon.

 

41. ARTHUR6 THORNING (ARTHUR5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1860 in East Stonehouse, Devon, and died 1927 in Devonport. He married MARY PETERS 1881 in Stoke Dameral.

 

Notes for ARTHUR THORNING:

Arthur carried on the Timber trade.

 

Notes for MARY PETERS:

1858-1936

Children of ARTHUR THORNING and MARY PETERS are:

72. i. ARTHUR GEORGE7 THORNING, b. October 5, 1882, Stoke Dameral; d. 1959, Plymouth, Devon.

73. ii. SYDNEY JOHN THORNING, b. February 13, 1886, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1973, Plymouth, Devon.

74. iii. ALICE MAUD THORNING, b. 1889, Stoke Dameral.

iv. WINIFRED MAY THORNING, b. 1895, Stoke Dameral; m. REGINALD THOMAS HAINS, 1921, Devonport.

 

42. JOHN CHARLES6 THORNING (RICHARD5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1878 in Clifton, Bristol, and died 1943 in Plymouth, Devon. He married ELIZABETH PEARSON 1907 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for JOHN CHARLES THORNING:

John was killed in the 1943 bombings of Plymouth, he was on firewatch at the time.

 

Notes for ELIZABETH PEARSON:

1878-1955

Children of JOHN THORNING and ELIZABETH PEARSON are:

75. i. FREDERICK CHARLES7 THORNING, b. April 27, 1908, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1963, Plymouth, Devon.

ii. WINIFRED MAY THORNING, b. January 21, 1911, Plymouth, Devon; m. RICHARDS, 1935, Plymouth.

iii. ELSIE B. THORNING, b. August 20, 1914, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1939, Plymouth, Devon.

iv. DORIS ELIZABETH THORNING, b. June 3, 1917, Plymouth, Devon; m. BURCH, 1946, Plymouth.

 

43. CHARLES6 THORNING (CHARLES5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1869 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1935 in Barnsley. He married EDITH HILL June 5, 1894 in Oakhampton, Devon.

Children of CHARLES THORNING and EDITH HILL are:

i. ARTHUR WILLIAM7 THORNING, b. 1896, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1917, Richmond, Yorkshire.

 

Notes for ARTHUR WILLIAM THORNING:

Private Arthur William Thorning 33676, killed in training in North Yorkshire.

 

ii. CHARLES THORNING, b. 1900, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1900, Plymouth, Devon.

 

44. JOHN ALLERY6 THORNING (CHARLES5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1872 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1938 in Winchester. He married MARY ANN ELIZABETH HOLLANDS 1897 in Croydon.

 

Notes for JOHN ALLERY THORNING:

In 1910 John was the licencee of the Rising Sun public house, sited near Elm Road and Linkfield Street (now, Whitepost Hill) Redhill, Surrey. The pub was closed in 1910 because of the "ruffs" that came in from the common, John claimed in court that he and his family could live on the annual 63 profits.

 

Notes for MARY ANN ELIZABETH HOLLANDS:

1868-1955

Children of JOHN THORNING and MARY HOLLANDS are:

i. BLANCH MABEL7 THORNING, b. 1897, Godstone; m. DEAR, 1921, Winchester.

ii. JAMES & JOHN THORNING, b. 1899, Godstone; d. 1899, Godstone.

 

Notes for JAMES & JOHN THORNING:

Twins

 

iii. CHARITY ANN H. THORNING, b. 1900, Godstone; m. LOVELAND, 1925, Winchester.

iv. TAGUS OCTAVIA THORNING, b. 1903, Godstone; m. HILLIER, 1931, Hammersmith.

v. MARTHA HAZEL THORNING, b. 1905, Godstone; m. (1) FALTER, 1941, Winchester; m. (2) WILLEY, 1949, Woolwich.

vi. GULNARA MINNIE G. THORNING, b. May 19, 1908, Reigate; d. 1999, Andover.

 

Notes for GULNARA MINNIE G. THORNING:

never married

 

vii. ELVIA ELIZABETH THORNING, b. 1912, Winchester; m. ELLIS, 1942, Winchester.

 

45. WILLIAM HENRY6 THORNING (CHARLES5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born April 26, 1885 in Plymouth, Devon, and died November 9, 1918 in France. He married MARY ELIZABETH WILBRAHAM April 30, 1913 in Charles Church, Plymouth.

 

Notes for WILLIAM HENRY THORNING:

Private William Henry Thorning 25435 of the 10th Bn Warwickshire regiment was killed in action. he is buried in the Cross Roads Cemetary, Nord, France

 

Notes for MARY ELIZABETH WILBRAHAM:

1886-1959

Child of WILLIAM THORNING and MARY WILBRAHAM is:

76. i. WILLIAM HENRY7 THORNING, b. 1914, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1961, Bournemouth.

 

46. ERNEST6 THORNING (CHARLES5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1888 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1961 in Plymouth, Devon. He married ALICE BESSIE WEBB 1922 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for ERNEST THORNING:

Corporal Ernest Thorning 12299 served with the Essex Regimant during the First World War

 

Notes for ALICE BESSIE WEBB:

1889-1970

Child of ERNEST THORNING and ALICE WEBB is:

i. RUBY7 THORNING, b. 1933, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1934, Devonport.

 

 

Generation No. 7

 

47. ARTHUR EDWIN7 THORNING (ARTHUR HENRY6, ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1890 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1966 in Plymouth, Devon. He married WINIFRED IDA FERRARO 1913 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for ARTHUR EDWIN THORNING:

Private Arthur Edwin Thorning M2/177713 served with the Army Service Corps during the First World War

 

Notes for WINIFRED IDA FERRARO:

1889-1973

Children of ARTHUR THORNING and WINIFRED FERRARO are:

i. WINIFRED M.8 THORNING, b. 1915, Tavistock; d. 1940, Plymouth, Devon.

77. ii. ARTHUR HENRY THORNING, b. April 15, 1923, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1983, Plymouth, Devon.

iii. JOAN E. THORNING, b. 1927, Plymouth, Devon; m. BRAY, 1947, Plymouth.

78. iv. LEONARD EDWIN THORNING, b. 1929, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1991, Plymouth, Devon.

 

48. CHARLES ARTHUR WILLIAM7 THORNING (CHARLES JOHN6, ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1892 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1946 in Plymouth, Devon. He married (1) EDITH ROWE 1924 in Plymouth. He married (2) MAY ROWE 1926 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for CHARLES ARTHUR WILLIAM THORNING:

Driver T4/056688 Charles Arthur William Thorning served in the First World War with the Army Service Corps.

 

Notes for EDITH ROWE:

1890-1924

 

Notes for MAY ROWE:

May (1898-1978) and Edith were sisters.

Child of CHARLES THORNING and MAY ROWE is:

79. i. RICHARD WILLIAM8 THORNING, b. 1928, Plymouth, Devon; d. November 17, 2006, Norfolk.

 

49. LOUISA ELIZABETH7 THORNING (CHARLES JOHN6, ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1894 in Plymouth, Devon. She married PERCY FRANCIS CORNELL 1914 in Plymouth.

Children of LOUISA THORNING and PERCY CORNELL are:

i. RONALD GEORGE8 CORNELL, b. 1915, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1980, Plymouth, Devon.

ii. EILEEN FRANCES CORNELL, b. 1917, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1996, Plymouth, Devon.

 

50. BEATRICE MARY7 THORNING (CHARLES JOHN6, ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1902 in Plymouth, Devon. She married (1) WILLIAM GEARY 1924 in Plymouth. She married (2) HARRY BARNES 1940 in Teignmouth.

Children of BEATRICE THORNING and WILLIAM GEARY are:

i. WILLIAM8 GEARY.

ii. BARBARA GEARY.

Child of BEATRICE THORNING and HARRY BARNES is:

iii. DESMOND8 BARNES.

 

51. ALBERT EDWARD7 THORNING (WILLIAM HENRY COOK6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born March 10, 1889 in Stoke Dameral, and died 1953 in Plymouth, Devon. He married FLORENCE H. TEMPLEMAN 1913 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for ALBERT EDWARD THORNING:

Albert Edward 346986 served in the Royal Navy and was on HMS Hood from 1920 to 1923

 

Notes for FLORENCE H. TEMPLEMAN:

1887-1950

Children of ALBERT THORNING and FLORENCE TEMPLEMAN are:

i. STANLEY ALBERT8 THORNING, b. 1914, Plymouth, Devon.

 

Notes for STANLEY ALBERT THORNING:

Between May and August 1956 Stanley is listed as having docked in New York on at least six occasions, he was working on the liners Queen Elizabeth and Queen Mary.

 

80. ii. KENNETH WILLIAM THORNING, b. 1918, Plymouth, Devon; d. 1989, Cape Town, South Africa.

 

52. CHARLES JOHN7 THORNING (WILLIAM HENRY COOK6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born November 27, 1892 in Stoke Dameral, and died 1974 in Plymouth, Devon. He married GLADYS M. JEFFERY 1921 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for GLADYS M. JEFFERY:

1899-1960

Children of CHARLES THORNING and GLADYS JEFFERY are:

81. i. RONALD CHARLES8 THORNING, b. September 5, 1923, East Stonehouse, Devon; d. 1988, Truro, Cornwall.

82. ii. DEREK JOHN THORNING, b. 1925, East Stonehouse, Devon; d. 1971, Hillingdon.

iii. PAMELA M. THORNING, b. 1928, East Stonehouse, Devon; m. MILLMAN, 1949, Plymouth.

 

53. FREDERICK JAMES7 THORNING (FREDERICK WALTER6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1898 in Nigg and Banchory, Scotland, and died April 1, 1949 in Cove Bay, Nigg. He married CHRISTINA THOMSON FRASER 1919 in Kincardine, Scotland.

 

Notes for FREDERICK JAMES THORNING:

Railway Locomotive Driver

Children of FREDERICK THORNING and CHRISTINA FRASER are:

i. CHRISTINA ELSIE8 THORNING, b. 1920.

ii. EVELINE MARY THORNING, b. 1921.

iii. EDWARD THORNING, b. 1923.

iv. GLADYS THORNING, b. 1924.

v. NORAH THORNING, b. 1926.

 

54. WILLIAM ARTHUR7 THORNING (FREDERICK WALTER6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1900 in Peterhead, Scotland, and died May 24, 1938 in Cove Bay, Nigg. He married ELIZABETH SHEARER 1925.

 

Notes for WILLIAM ARTHUR THORNING:

Railway Locomotive Fireman

Child of WILLIAM THORNING and ELIZABETH SHEARER is:

i. MARY ANN8 THORNING, b. 1929.

 

55. ANNIE LENA7 THORNING (FREDERICK RICHARD6, JOHN ROWE5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1881 in Plymouth, Devon. She married HENRY FREDERICK JENKINS 1904 in Plymouth.

Child of ANNIE THORNING and HENRY JENKINS is:

i. EDNA8 JENKINS, b. 1911, Devonport.

 

56. ERNEST ARTHUR ESTRY7 THORNING (SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1879 in Roath, Cardiff, and died 1945 in East Glamorgan.. He married HENRIETTA FUDGE (FORMERLY CONSTANCE) 1916 in Pontypridd.

 

Notes for ERNEST ARTHUR ESTRY THORNING:

A hairdresser, living 32 Llewelyn Street, Pentre, Rhondda in 1918

 

Notes for HENRIETTA FUDGE (FORMERLY CONSTANCE):

1888-1944

Child of ERNEST THORNING and HENRIETTA CONSTANCE) is:

83. i. ERNEST DAVID8 THORNING, b. 1917, Pontypridd; d. 1979, Newport.

 

57. FREDERICK SAMUEL7 THORNING (SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1880 in Roath, Cardiff, and died 1960 in Plympton, Devon. He married ADA MAUD SEYS 1900 in Roath, Cardiff.

 

Notes for FREDERICK SAMUEL THORNING:

Dock pilot, living 42 Redbrink Crescent in 1900.

 

Notes for ADA MAUD SEYS:

1880-1958

Children of FREDERICK THORNING and ADA SEYS are:

i. JESSIE SELINA8 THORNING, b. 1902, Barry Island; m. BIRD, 1934, Cardiff.

84. ii. HUBERT FREDERICK THORNING, b. 1904, Barry Island; d. 1960, Plymouth, Devon.

 

58. ALBERT MUDFORD7 THORNING (SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1881 in Roath, Cardiff, and died 1956 in Cardiff, South Wales. He married (1) ADA MARGARET PERCY 1908 in Roath, Cardiff. He married (2) GERTRUDE EDWARDS 1939 in East Glamorgan.

 

Notes for ALBERT MUDFORD THORNING:

A ships rigger, livning 32 Redbrink Crescent in 1910

 

Notes for ADA MARGARET PERCY:

1872-1938

 

Notes for GERTRUDE EDWARDS:

1887-1975

Children of ALBERT THORNING and ADA PERCY are:

i. ELSIE8 THORNING, b. 1909, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1909, Roath, Cardiff.

ii. PERCY ALBERT THORNING, b. 1910, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1914, Roath, Cardiff.

iii. MURIEL ADA THORNING, b. 1913; m. LLOYD, 1934, Cardiff.

85. iv. WINIFRED ELSIE THORNING, b. May 29, 1914, Glamorgan; d. September 18, 2002, Basildon.

 

59. EDGAR ALFRED7 THORNING (SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1884 in Roath, Cardiff, and died 1966 in East Glamorgan.. He married ISABELLA DUFFY 1904 in Roath, Cardiff.

 

Notes for EDGAR ALFRED THORNING:

Living 32 Redbrink Crescent in 1907, worked as a dock pilot

 

Notes for ISABELLA DUFFY:

1884-1966

Children of EDGAR THORNING and ISABELLA DUFFY are:

i. ROSE ISABEL8 THORNING, b. 1906; m. MATTIAS, 1926, Cardiff.

ii. THOMAS SAMUEL ALFRED CYRIL THORNING, b. 1907, Barry Island; d. 1960, Cardiff, South Wales.

 

Notes for THOMAS SAMUEL ALFRED CYRIL THORNING:

Never married

 

60. WILLIE CYRIL7 THORNING (SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1886 in Roath, Cardiff, and died 1940 in Killed WW2 in Thames Estruary. He married JANE DAINTON 1911 in Roath, Cardiff.

 

Notes for WILLIE CYRIL THORNING:

Chief Engineer Officer Willie Cyril, SS Stokesley (Cardiff) Merchant Navy. On the 24th April 1940, SS Stokesley was sunk after striking a mine in the Thames Estruary, his son Samuel Arthur Mudford perished with him age 19 years. They are mentioned among the commomwealth war dead at the Tower Hill memorial in London.

Children of WILLIE THORNING and JANE DAINTON are:

i. JESSIE JANE8 THORNING, b. 1912, Barry Island; d. 1912, Barry Island.

ii. LILY JANE PEARSON THORNING, b. 1914; m. DINNICK, 1939, Cardiff.

iii. SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD THORNING, b. 1920, Barry Island; d. 1940, Thames Estuary.

 

61. IVOR HAROLD7 THORNING (SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1887 in Roath, Cardiff, and died 1960 in Cardiff, South Wales. He married (1) ELIZABETH WILLIAMS 1913 in Roath, Cardiff. He married (2) HARRIETT ELIZABETH MADDOCK 1939 in East Glamorgan.

 

Notes for ELIZABETH WILLIAMS:

1890-1928

 

Notes for HARRIETT ELIZABETH MADDOCK:

1895-1983

Child of IVOR THORNING and ELIZABETH WILLIAMS is:

86. i. SAMUEL JOHN HAROLD8 THORNING, b. July 24, 1914, Cardiff, South Wales; d. 1975, Streatham, South London.

 

62. FRANK CLAUDE7 THORNING (SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1890 in Barry Island, and died 1950 in East Glamorgan.. He married ELLEN ROSINA HOLBROOK 1911 in East Glamorgan.

 

Notes for ELLEN ROSINA HOLBROOK:

1887-1977

Children of FRANK THORNING and ELLEN HOLBROOK are:

i. HAROLD CLAUDE8 THORNING, b. February 10, 1913, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1988, Bristol; m. LEAH MARY MORLEY, 1949, Barnstaple.

ii. DOROTHY ROSINA THORNING, b. June 26, 1914, Roath, Cardiff; d. May 7, 1982, Barry Island; m. ILLTYD DUNCKLEY, 1936, East Glamorgan.

iii. EDNA M.THORNING, b. 1916, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1916, Roath, Cardiff.

 

Notes for EDNA M.THORNING:

Edna, Ivy and Irma were triplets

 

iv. IRMA A. THORNING, b. 1916, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1916, Roath, Cardiff.

v. IVY D. THORNING, b. 1916, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1916, Roath, Cardiff.

vi. LESLIE VICTOR THORNING, b. July 22, 1919, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1993, South Glamorgan.

 

Notes for LESLIE VICTOR THORNING:

never married

 

63. SYDNEY ELIUD7 THORNING (SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born April 22, 1892 in Barry Island, and died 1973 in East Glamorgan.. He married (1) ANN THOMAS-NEIL 1921 in Roath, Cardiff. He married (2) IRENE ISABELLA OSBORNE 1942 in East Glamorgan.

 

Notes for SYDNEY ELIUD THORNING:

Private Sydney Eliud Thorning 29990 served in the First World War with the South Wales Borderers.

 

Notes for ANN THOMAS-NEIL:

1901-1994. She remarried in 1942 to a Mr James.

 

Notes for IRENE ISABELLA OSBORNE:

1903-1994

Child of SYDNEY THORNING and ANN THOMAS-NEIL is:

87. i. SYDNEY KENNETH8 THORNING, b. June 15, 1922, Cardiff, South Wales; d. 1972, Cardiff, South Wales.

Children of SYDNEY THORNING and IRENE OSBORNE are:

ii. GLENYS8 THORNING, b. 1945; m. JONES, 1963, East Glamorgan.

88. iii. ARTHUR KEITH THORNING, b. 1943.

 

64. CLAIR LESLIE7 THORNING (SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1895 in Barry Island, and died 1960 in Cardiff, South Wales. He married (1) GWENDOLYN M. SMITH 1918 in Cardiff. He married (2) CORDELIA WILLIAMS 1934 in Cardiff.

 

Notes for GWENDOLYN M. SMITH:

remarried 1932

 

Notes for CORDELIA WILLIAMS:

1902-1976

Child of CLAIR THORNING and GWENDOLYN SMITH is:

i. MARGARET8 THORNING, b. 1927.

 

65. EDWIN IRA7 THORNING (SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born February 2, 1897 in Barry Island, and died 1978 in Birkenhead. He married DORA ELLEN VIVYAN.

 

Notes for DORA ELLEN VIVYAN:

1900-1959

Children of EDWIN THORNING and DORA VIVYAN are:

89. i. LESLIE ARTHUR ERNEST8 THORNING, b. January 12, 1922, Barry Island; d. 1999, Birkenhead.

90. ii. VIVYAN HENRY IRA THORNING, b. May 15, 1927, Penarth, Wales.

 

66. ARTHUR WILLIAM7 THORNING (WILLIAM JONATHAN6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1883 in Roath, Cardiff, and died 1912 in Roath, Cardiff. He married BRIDGET KELLY 1907 in Roath, Cardiff.

 

Notes for ARTHUR WILLIAM THORNING:

dock pilot

 

Notes for BRIDGET KELLY:

remarried 1916

Child of ARTHUR THORNING and BRIDGET KELLY is:

i. WILLIAM DAVID8 THORNING, b. 1908, Cardiff, South Wales; d. 1911, Cardiff, South Wales.

 

67. ALFRED SAMUEL MUDFORD7 THORNING (WILLIAM JONATHAN6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1886 in Roath, Cardiff, and died 1940 in Cardiff, South Wales. He married (1) ELLEN JANE RUDGE August 8, 1908 in Cardiff. He married (2) MARY JANE DIXON 1919 in Roath, Cardiff. He met (3) VICTORIA BEATRICE POWELL 1934.

 

Notes for ALFRED SAMUEL MUDFORD THORNING:

A ships rigger, living 65 Marion Street, Cardiif 1908

 

Notes for ELLEN JANE RUDGE:

1887-1917

 

Notes for VICTORIA BEATRICE POWELL:

remarried in 1945 to a Mr Curtis

Children of ALFRED THORNING and ELLEN RUDGE are:

i. ELSIE MABEL8 THORNING, b. 1909, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1909, Roath, Cardiff.

ii. JOHN THORNING, b. 1911, Cardiff, South Wales; d. 1911, Cardiff, South Wales.

iii. REGINALD THORNING, b. 1914, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1914, Roath, Cardiff.

iv. ALFRED THORNING, b. 1917, Roath, Cardiff; d. 1917, Roath, Cardiff.

Children of ALFRED THORNING and MARY DIXON are:

v. DOROTHY MAY8 THORNING, b. August 6, 1919, Roath, Cardiff; d. July 2003, Plymouth, Devon; m. MORGAN, 1949, Cardiff.

vi. JOAN M. THORNING, b. 1929, Roath, Cardiff.

Children of ALFRED THORNING and VICTORIA POWELL are:

vii. FLORENCE IRENE8 THORNING, b. 1934; m. GIBBS, 1954, Cardiff.

viii. LILLIAN M THORNING, b. 1936; m. JEFFRIES, 1963, Cardiff.

 

68. NORMAN CECIL7 THORNING (WILLIAM JONATHAN6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1897 in Roath, Cardiff, and died 1946 in Cardiff, South Wales. He married GLADYS HENRIETTA OLDFIELD 1922 in Cardiff.

 

Notes for GLADYS HENRIETTA OLDFIELD:

1893-1983

Child of NORMAN THORNING and GLADYS OLDFIELD is:

i. GLADYS VIOLET8 THORNING, b. 1924, Cardiff, South Wales; m. RACZYNSKI, 1947, Cardiff.

 

69. ALFRED JOHN7 THORNING (ALFRED JEPHTHA6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born June 13, 1899 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1984 in Rushcliffe. He married DOROTHY LOUISA MUMFORD April 22, 1924 in Plympton.

 

Notes for DOROTHY LOUISA MUMFORD:

1898-1961

Children of ALFRED THORNING and DOROTHY MUMFORD are:

i. JOYCE DOROTHY8 THORNING, b. 1927; m. GRAVES, 1950, Coventry.

ii. KENNETH JOHN THORNING, b. 1930; m. KATHLEEN CLOONEY, 1957, Coventry.

 

70. MABEL ELIZA7 THORNING (JOHN HENRY SPRY6, JOHN5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1891 in Whitechapel. She married JAMES HOLT 1911 in Willesden.

Child of MABEL THORNING and JAMES HOLT is:

i. PHILLIS8 HOLT, b. 1912, Willesden, London.

 

71. ERNEST JOHN7 THORNING (JOHN HENRY SPRY6, JOHN5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1892 in Mile End, London, and died 1934 in Southampton. He married FRANCES SHARP 1917 in Willesden.

 

Notes for FRANCES SHARP:

1895-1982

Children of ERNEST THORNING and FRANCES SHARP are:

i. JOAN FRANCES8 THORNING, b. 1918, Southampton; m. RONALD WATTS, 1942, Winchester.

91. ii. KEITH ERNEST JOHN THORNING, b. December 1, 1923, Willesden, London; d. September 17, 2002, Southampton.

iii. BETTY D. THORNING, b. 1930, Epsom; m. REDGEWELL, 1949, Southampton.

 

72. ARTHUR GEORGE7 THORNING (ARTHUR6, ARTHUR5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born October 5, 1882 in Stoke Dameral, and died 1959 in Plymouth, Devon. He married CAROLINE POPPLESTONE 1906 in Devonport.

 

Notes for ARTHUR GEORGE THORNING:

Timber merchant

 

Notes for CAROLINE POPPLESTONE:

1879-1957

Child of ARTHUR THORNING and CAROLINE POPPLESTONE is:

92. i. ARTHUR GEORGE8 THORNING, b. December 21, 1910, Devonport; d. 1979, Plymouth, Devon.

 

73. SYDNEY JOHN7 THORNING (ARTHUR6, ARTHUR5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born February 13, 1886 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1973 in Plymouth, Devon. He married ROSAMOND MABEL BROWN 1909 in Tavistock.

 

Notes for SYDNEY JOHN THORNING:

Private Sydney John Thorning 143591 served in the First World War in the Labour Corps.

 

Notes for ROSAMOND MABEL BROWN:

1884-1971

Child of SYDNEY THORNING and ROSAMOND BROWN is:

i. WILLIAM ARTHUR SYDNEY8 THORNING, b. 1911, Devonport; d. 1919, Devonport.

 

74. ALICE MAUD7 THORNING (ARTHUR6, ARTHUR5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1889 in Stoke Dameral. She married JOHN H. POPPLESTONE 1912 in Devonport.

Child of ALICE THORNING and JOHN POPPLESTONE is:

i. MARJORIE8 POPPLESTONE, b. 1913.

 

75. FREDERICK CHARLES7 THORNING (JOHN CHARLES6, RICHARD5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born April 27, 1908 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1963 in Plymouth, Devon. He married PHYLLIS ANNIE GREANEY 1942 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for PHYLLIS ANNIE GREANEY:

1913-2004

Children of FREDERICK THORNING and PHYLLIS GREANEY are:

i. JULIA M.8 THORNING, b. 1947, Plymouth, Devon; m. TAYLOR, 1966, Plymouth.

ii. SLYVIA M. THORNING, b. 1950, Plymouth, Devon; m. LEONARD, 1970, Plymouth.

 

76. WILLIAM HENRY7 THORNING (WILLIAM HENRY6, CHARLES5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1914 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1961 in Bournemouth. He married MAY MILDREN 1940 in Plymouth.

Children of WILLIAM THORNING and MAY MILDREN are:

i. PENELOPE8 THORNING, b. 1941, Plymouth, Devon.

ii. JOSEPHINE E. THORNING, b. 1942, Plymouth, Devon; m. BASS, 1969, Bournemouth.

iii. MALCOLM R. THORNING, b. 1948, Newton Ferrers, Devon; m. GILLIAN HAYES, 1985, Bournemouth.

 

 

Generation No. 8

 

77. ARTHUR HENRY8 THORNING (ARTHUR EDWIN7, ARTHUR HENRY6, ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born April 15, 1923 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1983 in Plymouth, Devon. He married RUBY ETHEL PEARNE 1951 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for RUBY ETHEL PEARNE:

1920-1986

Child of ARTHUR THORNING and RUBY PEARNE is:

93. i. PAUL F.9 THORNING, b. 1956, Plymouth, Devon.

 

78. LEONARD EDWIN8 THORNING (ARTHUR EDWIN7, ARTHUR HENRY6, ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1929 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1991 in Plymouth, Devon. He married JOAN MAUD GERRY 1959 in Plymouth.

 

Notes for JOAN MAUD GERRY:

1938-2004

Children of LEONARD THORNING and JOAN GERRY are:

i. ANNE J.9 THORNING, b. 1961, Plymouth, Devon; m. DAVID C M MURE, 1989, Plymouth.

94. ii. DEBRA THORNING, b. 1964, Plymouth, Devon.

iii. LEONARD THORNING, b. 1967, Plymouth, Devon.

iv. MARK THORNING, b. 1969, Plymouth, Devon.

 

79. RICHARD WILLIAM8 THORNING (CHARLES ARTHUR WILLIAM7, CHARLES JOHN6, ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1928 in Plymouth, Devon, and died November 17, 2006 in Norfolk. He married MARGARET ROLLAND 1955 in Plymouth.

Children of RICHARD THORNING and MARGARET ROLLAND are:

95. i. DEBORAH ANNE9 THORNING, b. 1958, Essex.

ii. PETER CHARLES THORNING, b. 1961, Essex.

iii. SUSAN JANE THORNING, b. 1962, Essex.

 

80. KENNETH WILLIAM8 THORNING (ALBERT EDWARD7, WILLIAM HENRY COOK6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1918 in Plymouth, Devon, and died 1989 in Cape Town, South Africa. He married FLORENCE LUCIA SEWARD-HIGGS 1945 in Cape Town, South Africa.

Child of KENNETH THORNING and FLORENCE SEWARD-HIGGS is:

i. GEORGE KENNETH9 THORNING, b. 1946, Cape Town, South Africa; d. 1987, Cape Town, South Africa.

 

Notes for GEORGE KENNETH THORNING:

never married

 

81. RONALD CHARLES8 THORNING (CHARLES JOHN7, WILLIAM HENRY COOK6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born September 5, 1923 in East Stonehouse, Devon, and died 1988 in Truro, Cornwall. He married JEAN E. PATIENCE 1949 in Plymouth.

Children of RONALD THORNING and JEAN PATIENCE are:

i. CAROL J.9 THORNING, b. 1954, Truro, Cornwall.

96. ii. VIVIAN C.D. THORNING, b. 1957, Truro, Cornwall.

 

82. DEREK JOHN8 THORNING (CHARLES JOHN7, WILLIAM HENRY COOK6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1925 in East Stonehouse, Devon, and died 1971 in Hillingdon. He married EVA H.C. KRUGAR 1951 in Plymouth.

Children of DEREK THORNING and EVA KRUGAR are:

97. i. ALAN PETER9 THORNING, b. 1951, Malta.

ii. LESLEY A. THORNING, b. 1956, Wells; m. FORD, 1983, Alyesbury.

 

83. ERNEST DAVID8 THORNING (ERNEST ARTHUR ESTRY7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1917 in Pontypridd, and died 1979 in Newport. He married IRENE M. HOLLAND 1954 in Cardiff.

 

Notes for IRENE M. HOLLAND:

1916-1999

Children of ERNEST THORNING and IRENE HOLLAND are:

98. i. SONIA G.9 THORNING, b. 1945, Cardiff, South Wales.

99. ii. ANTHONY DAVID THORNING, b. 1954, Caeleon, Wales.

 

84. HUBERT FREDERICK8 THORNING (FREDERICK SAMUEL7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1904 in Barry Island, and died 1960 in Plymouth, Devon. He married ROMA CLARKSON 1931 in Yeovil.

 

Notes for ROMA CLARKSON:

1910-1992

Child of HUBERT THORNING and ROMA CLARKSON is:

i. AUDREY9 THORNING, b. 1932, Yeovil; m. STEVENS, 1954, Plympton.

 

85. WINIFRED ELSIE8 THORNING (ALBERT MUDFORD7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born May 29, 1914 in Glamorgan, and died September 18, 2002 in Basildon. She married FRANCIS ERIC MCCARTHY January 18, 1936.

Child of WINIFRED THORNING and FRANCIS MCCARTHY is:

i. CHRISTINE9 MCCARTHY, b. 1948.

 

86. SAMUEL JOHN HAROLD8 THORNING (IVOR HAROLD7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born July 24, 1914 in Cardiff, South Wales, and died 1975 in Streatham, South London. He married (1) HILDA THOMAS 1937 in Cardiff. He married (2) NORA EMILY ALLEN 1957 in Streatham, London.

 

Notes for HILDA THOMAS:

remarried in 1953 to Mr Stone

 

Notes for NORA EMILY ALLEN:

1903-1992

Children of SAMUEL THORNING and HILDA THOMAS are:

i. MICHAEL JOHN HAROLD9 THORNING, b. 1938, East Glamorgan.; d. 1959, East Glamorgan..

100. ii. LINDA P. THORNING, b. 1950, East Glamorgan..

 

87. SYDNEY KENNETH8 THORNING (SYDNEY ELIUD7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born June 15, 1922 in Cardiff, South Wales, and died 1972 in Cardiff, South Wales. He married (1) GLADYS M. BROWN 1945 in Lincoln. He met (2) OLGA 1963.

 

Notes for SYDNEY KENNETH THORNING:

Syndey Kenneth served in the RAF during WW2

 

Notes for GLADYS M. BROWN:

1924-1961

 

Notes for OLGA:

1923-2000

Child of SYDNEY THORNING and GLADYS BROWN is:

i. SUSAN L.9 THORNING, b. 1949, Lincoln; m. COULSON, 1972, Caerleon, Wales.

 

88. ARTHUR KEITH8 THORNING (SYDNEY ELIUD7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1943. He married HILARY JONES 1968 in Newport.

Children of ARTHUR THORNING and HILARY JONES are:

i. CLARE9 THORNING, b. 1970, Caerleon.

ii. ANGELA THORNING, b. 1973, Caerleon, Wales.

 

89. LESLIE ARTHUR ERNEST8 THORNING (EDWIN IRA7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born January 12, 1922 in Barry Island, and died 1999 in Birkenhead. He married CONSTANCE VERA HILTON 1950 in Wallasey.

Children of LESLIE THORNING and CONSTANCE HILTON are:

101. i. STEPHEN JOHN9 THORNING, b. 1954, Wallasey.

102. ii. JANE LESLEY THORNING, b. 1964, Wallasey.

 

90. VIVYAN HENRY IRA8 THORNING (EDWIN IRA7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born May 15, 1927 in Penarth, Wales. He married ELSIE HUMPHREYS 1949 in Wallasey.

 

Notes for ELSIE HUMPHREYS:

1926-2005

Child of VIVYAN THORNING and ELSIE HUMPHREYS is:

103. i. JANET VIVYAN9 THORNING, b. 1952, Wallasey.

 

91. KEITH ERNEST JOHN8 THORNING (ERNEST JOHN7, JOHN HENRY SPRY6, JOHN5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born December 1, 1923 in Willesden, London, and died September 17, 2002 in Southampton. He married (1) JOAN K.P. JENKINS 1945 in Southampton. He married (2) MOLLIE ANNETTE EALAND 1948 in Winchester.

 

Notes for JOAN K.P. JENKINS:

1925-1946

 

Notes for MOLLIE ANNETTE EALAND:

1923-1988

Child of KEITH THORNING and MOLLIE EALAND is:

104. i. SUSAN M.9 THORNING, b. 1949, Southampton.

 

92. ARTHUR GEORGE8 THORNING (ARTHUR GEORGE7, ARTHUR6, ARTHUR5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born December 21, 1910 in Devonport, and died 1979 in Plymouth, Devon. He married GRACE MARIE DANIEL 1933 in Devonport.

 

Notes for GRACE MARIE DANIEL:

1905-1985

Children of ARTHUR THORNING and GRACE DANIEL are:

105. i. CAROLINE SARAH9 THORNING, b. 1938, Plymouth, Devon.

ii. ARTHUR GEORGE THORNING, b. 1943, Plymouth, Devon; m. VALERIE SMITH, 1980, Hitchin.

 

 

Generation No. 9

 

93. PAUL F.9 THORNING (ARTHUR HENRY8, ARTHUR EDWIN7, ARTHUR HENRY6, ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1956 in Plymouth, Devon. He married ISABEL ASKELOF 1993 in Oxford.

Child of PAUL THORNING and ISABEL ASKELOF is:

i. KATHRINE FRANCES P.10 THORNING, b. 2004.

 

94. DEBRA9 THORNING (LEONARD EDWIN8, ARTHUR EDWIN7, ARTHUR HENRY6, ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1964 in Plymouth, Devon. She married ANTHONY P MERRYFIELD 1987 in Plymouth.

Children of DEBRA THORNING and ANTHONY MERRYFIELD are:

i. MARTIN PAUL10 MERRYFIELD, b. 1988.

ii. MICHAELA ANNE MERRYFIELD, b. 1991.

 

95. DEBORAH ANNE9 THORNING (RICHARD WILLIAM8, CHARLES ARTHUR WILLIAM7, CHARLES JOHN6, ARTHUR5, ATHANASIUS4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1958 in Essex. She married MICHAEL CHOWNS 1977 in Walsham.

Child of DEBORAH THORNING and MICHAEL CHOWNS is:

i. NATALIE LOUISE10 CHOWNS, b. 1987.

 

96. VIVIAN C.D.9 THORNING (RONALD CHARLES8, CHARLES JOHN7, WILLIAM HENRY COOK6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1957 in Truro, Cornwall. He married JACQUELINE WHITFORD 1986 in Truro, Cornwall.

Children of VIVIAN THORNING and JACQUELINE WHITFORD are:

i. HAYLEY KAREN10 THORNING, b. 1988, Truro, Cornwall.

ii. DAVID RONALD THORNING, b. 1990, Truro, Cornwall.

 

97. ALAN PETER9 THORNING (DEREK JOHN8, CHARLES JOHN7, WILLIAM HENRY COOK6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1951 in Malta. He married LESLEY HARDWICK 1982 in Dunstaple.

Children of ALAN THORNING and LESLEY HARDWICK are:

i. LISA ANNE10 THORNING, b. 1984, Luton.

ii. GEORGE ALEXANDER THORNING, b. 1990, Bury St. Edmonds.

 

98. SONIA G.9 THORNING (ERNEST DAVID8, ERNEST ARTHUR ESTRY7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1945 in Cardiff, South Wales. She married BEESTON 1966 in Caeleon, Wales.

Child of SONIA THORNING and BEESTON is:

i. BRADLEY IAN10 BEESTON, b. 1988.

 

99. ANTHONY DAVID9 THORNING (ERNEST DAVID8, ERNEST ARTHUR ESTRY7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1954 in Caeleon, Wales. He married (1) CEINWEN GRIFFITHS 1981 in Newport. He married (2) SHARON HOWELLS 1988 in Blaeneau, Gwent. He married (3) TRACY SHAW 1995 in Blaelau.

 

Notes for CEINWEN GRIFFITHS:

Remarried to David Ellaway in 1998

Children of ANTHONY THORNING and CEINWEN GRIFFITHS are:

i. GARETH DAVID10 THORNING, b. 1982, Newport.

ii. CATRIN THORNING, b. 1984, Newport.

iii. STEFAN EMRYS THORNING, b. 1990, Newport.

Children of ANTHONY THORNING and TRACY SHAW are:

iv. DAVID RHYS10 THORNING, b. 1994, Pontypool.

v. LEWIS JAMES THORNING, b. 1995, Pontypool.

 

100. LINDA P.9 THORNING (SAMUEL JOHN HAROLD8, IVOR HAROLD7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1950 in East Glamorgan.. She married LEE 1984 in Welshpool.

Children of LINDA THORNING and LEE are:

i. EVETTE10 LEE, b. 1986.

ii. GARETH LEE, b. 1987.

 

101. STEPHEN JOHN9 THORNING (LESLIE ARTHUR ERNEST8, EDWIN IRA7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1954 in Wallasey. He married COLETTE ROCKCLIFFE 1983 in Wallasey.

Children of STEPHEN THORNING and COLETTE ROCKCLIFFE are:

i. RHIANNON JANE10 THORNING, b. 1989, Liverpool.

ii. CHARLOTTE E. THORNING, b. 1991, Liverpool.

 

102. JANE LESLEY9 THORNING (LESLIE ARTHUR ERNEST8, EDWIN IRA7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1964 in Wallasey. She married JOHN A. BENNISON 2001 in Birkenhead.

Child of JANE THORNING and JOHN BENNISON is:

i. AMELIA JANE10 BENNISON, b. 2004.

 

103. JANET VIVYAN9 THORNING (VIVYAN HENRY IRA8, EDWIN IRA7, SAMUEL ARTHUR MUDFORD6, ATHANASIUS5, WILLIAM4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1952 in Wallasey. She married MARK BARBER-RILEY 1972 in Wallasey.

Child of JANET THORNING and MARK BARBER-RILEY is:

i. HEATHER10 BARBER-RILEY, b. 1976 in Lesotho, Southern Africa.

 

104. SUSAN M.9 THORNING (KEITH ERNEST JOHN8, ERNEST JOHN7, JOHN HENRY SPRY6, JOHN5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1949 in Southampton. She married DEREK DUBBER 1972 in Winchester.

Child of SUSAN THORNING and DEREK DUBBER is:

i. STUART10 DUBBER.

 

105. CAROLINE SARAH9 THORNING (ARTHUR GEORGE8, ARTHUR GEORGE7, ARTHUR6, ARTHUR5, JOHN4, ATHANASIUS3, JOHN2, ATHANASIUS1) was born 1938 in Plymouth, Devon. She married (1) CHARLES HENRY MAY 1959 in Plymouth. She married (2) WILLIAM R. LEAN 1998 in Plymouth.

Children of CAROLINE THORNING and CHARLES MAY are:

i. CAROLINE ANN10 MAY.

ii. CHRISTOPHER MAY.