Stella Anne Thornton

F, #2212, b. 1 Apr 1902, d. 3 Sep 1998
Father*Stephen Martin Thornton b. 19 Nov 1842, d. 8 Apr 1929
Mother*Aurilla Augusta Hurd b. 21 Jan 1881, d. c Jul 1964

Chronological Events

Birth*1 Apr 1902 Stella Anne Thornton was born on 1 Apr 1902 at Cornish, Sullivan County, New Hampshire, United States
 She was the daughter of Stephen Martin Thornton and Aurilla Augusta Hurd
Marriage*10 Oct 1921 Stella Anne Thornton married McKinley Chase, son of Joseph S. Chase and Hattie L. York, on 10 Oct 1921 at Windsor, Windsor County, Vermont, United States.1 
Marriage*3 Nov 1926 Stella Anne Thornton married Herman Howard Hastings, son of Van Wilfred Hastings and Ella May Thornton, on 3 Nov 1926 at Lebanon, Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
Divorce*16 Oct 1936 Stella Anne Thornton and Herman Howard Hastings were divorced on 16 Oct 1936 at Sullivan County, New Hampshire, United States, on grounds of: habitual drunkenness - not contested. 
Marriage*a 1940 Stella Anne Thornton married Burt Allen Martyn a 1940.2 
Death*3 Sep 1998 Stella Anne Thornton died on 3 Sep 1998, at age 96 at Mount Ascutney Hospital & Health Center, Windsor, Windsor County, Vermont, United States, from pneumonia.2 
Cremated*4 Sep 1998 She was cremated on 4 Sep 1998 at Knight Funeral Home & Crematory, White River Junction, Windsor County, Vermont, United States, as stated on the Vermont Death Certificate.3 

Family 1

McKinley Chase b. 19 Jul 1897, d. 26 Mar 1957

Family 2

Herman Howard Hastings b. 2 Nov 1903, d. c Jun 1975

Family 3

Burt Allen Martyn b. 31 Jul 1891, d. c Jul 1977


  1. [S49] Site -, online
  2. [S293] State of Vermont, Death Record - Vermont 1720-2008 -
  3. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Mike McKown, Highlands Ranch, Douglas County, Colorado, United States. Also check, Death Certificates &