File transfer offer #2
 1/02/2019

Rev. J B Thornton
Jesse Blackburn Thornton was born 1875 St Joseph, MO and died 1958 Greenfield, IL
His wife penned an original questionaire of his life at: 
 
grandmas original, 1    and   page.2
His grandson, Charles, honored his life with the biography:   
J B Thornton - Man of Faith

(refresh your browser - I moved the files above on server, Jan 17, 2018)
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Those before him - from folder: 1874 before JB
2nd Offer, Published 1/2/2019        Description of plat and marker of Sarah Thornton b. Dec. 11, 1842, d. Jan 8, 1890, wife of SWThornton DD (credit for these photo's goes to sister Kate, aka Mary, Catherine, Hey you - even Nancy and Susan as I recall?):       Sarah Thornton Memorial 
 

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his early years (St Joe, Danville, Jacksonville, Havana) - from folder: 1875-1900......

 
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Havana to India - from folder: 1901-1907......


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India to Japan to Greenfield, IL. - from folder: 1908-1911.....


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Greenfield to Japan to St.Louis - from folder: 1912-1926......
2nd Offer, Published 1/2/2019   
family photo, Japan  cir - 1917,  .... letter during trek   from Kuroi, p. 1    from Kuroi, p.2
  ...sermons he presented during convention of J E B, held at: 
Hayes, Swanwick
.... newspaper article 7/31/1914 - Greenfield, Ilinois  
the Missionary Home 
.... photo, "4 Thornton's with crew" @:  Peanut Butter Factory, cir. 1925
(if 1925 date is correct, SW (standing behind) is 22, Elizabeth (l) 16, & Helen (r) 18)


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St Louis to Greenfield - from folder: 1927-1950......
2nd Offer, Published 1/2/2019      
Various photos from the "Hope" years
.... with Grandma  1        2        6         7       .... with families   3        4         5      
.... individuals   8         9        10         11         12


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Greenfield to Heaven - from folder: 1951-1958......
2nd Offer, Published 1/2/2019   
Justin Rudd memo to grandpa during retirement at Greenfield:     "Get Well" memo 1953
Grandpa honored on birthday @ Greenfield church:  Celebrating with friends and family



2nd Offer, Published 1/2/2019   

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