Hi! Lyman l. Thornton, who was born 1872 in Michigan, married Carrie E. NOYES on Nov 4, 1896. He was the son of Lyman THORNTON and Anna ERNST. this record can be seen for free at: www.familysearchlabs.org. In the 1900 census, this Lyman Jr. says his dad was born Canada. Mom is living with him and his family.