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Charles W Thornhill (b. Sep 1874, d. date unknown)Charles W Thornhill (son of William W Thornhill and Maggie Byington) was born Sep 1874 in New York, and died date unknown.He married Marcella Jane Gagen on 06 Feb 1902 in Southold, Suffolk, New York, daughter of William Gagen and Jane Donahue.
Notes for Charles W Thornhill:
* 22 September 1895, Brooklyn Eagle Newspaper - (not full article) Fire Dept. Compitition "To the casual observer these famous runners might appear mere striplings, so youthful are they in appearance, but upon closer examination the elastic step and the general cool determination with which the eighteen lads seem inspired, coupled with the smooth flexable muscles so skillfully brought to a state of perfection, would quickly lead a connosseur to select Relief Hose company as a fomidable for in competition.Their names are Foreman Theodore Howard, Assistant Foreman David McCall, Coupler George Barker, Pipeman T. Howard, Henry Klipp, Charles Conklin, Irving Wells, Henry Goodall, Walter Downs, Fred Quartz, George Montgomery, John Verity, Charles Thornhill, Robert hawkins, William Claudio, John Donahoe, Frank Claudio, Henry Van Wyck, Roland Eccleston, Joseph Shipman.
Their ages rangefrom 16 to 25 years; their average height 5 feet 8 inches, and average weight 145 pounds.The lightest man in the company is Charles Thornhill, 122 pounds, yet he is the champion 220 yard sprint runner of Southold and Shelter Island towns.The youngest member of Relief hose is Harry Goodall, 16 years old, who weights 175 pounds and is young giant in strength and endurance."
More About Charles W Thornhill:
Census 1: 15 Jun 1880, Greenport, Suffolk, New York.
Census 2: 21 Jun 1900, 6th Street, Greenport, Suffolk, New York.
Census 3: 27 Apr 1910, 5th Avenue, Greenport, Suffolk, New York.
Census 4: 10 Jan 1920, 5th Avenue, Greenport, Suffolk, New York.
Census 5: 09 Apr 1930, 237 5th Avenue, Greenport, Suffolk, New York.
Occupation 1: 21 Jun 1900, Salesman.
Occupation 2: 27 Apr 1910, Department Store Agent.
Occupation 3: 10 Jan 1920, Bakery Salesman.
Occupation 4: 09 Apr 1930, Restaurant Employee.
More About Charles W Thornhill and Marcella Jane Gagen:
Marriage: 06 Feb 1902, Southold, Suffolk, New York.
Marriage Fact: 06 Feb 1902, St. Patrick's Catholic Church.
Marriage Notes for Charles W Thornhill and Marcella Jane Gagen:
Attendants - Clair Thornhill and Frank Gagen