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T.H. Thorson
Marion Twp.

T. H. Thorson was born on the broad Atlantic Ocean, Aug. 5, 1850. His parents were then en route for America. They came at once to Iowa, and settled in Fayette County, where the mother died in 1857. The subject of this sketch received his education in Fayette County, and in 1879 came to Clayton County, and settled on section 17, Marion Township. He is quite an extensive land-owner, and at present is farming 247 acres of good land. He is a member of the Norwegian Lutheran church. He affiliates with the Republican party.

source: History of Clayton County, Iowa, 1882, p. 936


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