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Thornberry - John R.

Montgomery County, Indiana
Crawfordsville Weekly Journal
September 21, 1894
Death of Dr. Thornberry.
Dr. John R. Thornberry died Thursday at 12:30 a.m. at his residence on Wabash street of cancer of the stomach, after a long and painful illness. The funeral will occur this afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the residence. Revs. Fuson and Greene officiating.
Dr. Thornberry was born three miles east of Thorntown, Boone County, forty-four years ago, and has resided in this and Boone County all his life. He was an excellent [physician, but for the past several years declining health has deterred him from regular practice. He leaves a wife and two children to mourn his loss. Dr. Thornberry was a patient sufferer and really died a thousand deaths during his protracted illness, and the end came to him as a relief. The pall bearers at the funeral will be Drs. Ristine, Hutchings, Cowan, Ensminger, Barcus and May.
Transcribed by: Tracy Jones 3-8-2002
Thornberry, John R.(D.)
Date of Birth: 1850
Place of Death: Crawfordsville,In
Date of Death: 9.19.1894
Schools attended: Miami
Year Medical Grad or Attendance: 1881
Obit location: JAMA 23:561, 1894
County: Montgomery (Pleasant Hill / Crawfordsville)
Sources: Physicians Directory of Kentucky and Indiana 1893 South Washington / P1886 / Indiana State Board of Health 1882, 1884, 1890
Record# 1700 in database 19th Indiana Century Physicians
Source: 19th Century Database of Indiana Physicians
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