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  1. Thornton, William Thornton(noun)

    American architect (1759-1828)


  1. Thornton(ProperNoun)

    Any of several placenames in England and Scotland.

    Etymology: þorn + tūn

  2. Thornton(ProperNoun)

    from these places.

    Etymology: þorn + tūn

  3. Thornton(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname.

    Etymology: þorn + tūn


  1. Thornton

    The city of Thornton is a Home Rule Municipality in Adams and Weld counties in the U.S. state of Colorado and a suburb of the Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. Thornton is 10 miles northeast of the state's capital, Denver. The United States Census Bureau that the city population was 118,772 on April 1, 2010, a 44.2% increase from the 2000 Census population of 82,384. Thornton is the sixth most populous city in the state of Colorado and the 213th most populous city in the United States.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thornton in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Thornton in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Hugh Willmott:

    As people died, they were buried in a normal fashion in individual graves in normal cemeteries. When you find a mass grave, it tells you that the systems breaking down. Thats what we think happened here at Thornton.

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