2,682 - 5,361
895 - 2,681
1 - 894
You can see how Thornton families moved over time by selecting different Census years.
from the New York Passengers List
The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry. You can find out where the majority of the Thornton families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.
from the New York Passenger Lists
You can find out when most of the Thornton families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to emigration records dating from that era.
from the Australian Convict Transportation Registers 1787-1868
You can find out when most of the Thornton families immigrated to Australia. You can focus your search to emigration records dating from that era.
from 1881 UK Census Data
Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Thornton ancestors, such as occupation.
Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.