UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler

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John Knowsley Thornton, ca 1845-??

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1845 ca
Place of Birth: Northampton
Date of Death:
Place of Death:

Identity:

In 1881 he was living with his wife Eleanor P. Thornton and two daughters, Lucy D. K. and Mary K. at 83 Park Strett, London.

Life:

John Knowsley Thornton, MB, surgeon, was consulted by JW when Beatrix Whistler was seriously ill with cancer in 1895.

Bibliography:

UK census 1881, from http://www.familysearch.org (accessed 2004); Kelly's London Postal Directory, London, 1893.