Laura Brown Thurston1

b. 15 December 1872
Last Edited=18 Feb 2015
Great-grandaunt of Joseph Michael Flint
     Laura Brown Thurston was born on 15 December 1872 at Blue Earth City, Faribault County, Minnesota.1 She was the daughter of Daniel Bearss Thurston and Nancy Schuler.1

On 14 June 1880 Laura Brown Thurston was enumerated in the household of Daniel Bearss Thurston on the 1880 U. S. census for Village of Blue Earth City, Faribault County, Minnesota as Laura B Thurstin, 4 years old, Daughter, Single, birthplace of Minn, occupation of At School. Attended school within the year. Father born in Indiana. Mother born in Indiana. Also enumerated in the household were Nancy Schuler, Nellie May Thurston, Anna Dell Thurston and Mary Bell Thurston.2


  1. Brown Thurston, Thurston Genealogies Second Edition (Portland, Maine: Brown Thurston, 1892), 637; Reprinted by: Higginson Book Company, 148 Washington Street, Post Office Box 778, Salem, Massachusetts 01970.
  2. 1880 U. S. census, Faribault County, Minnesota, population schedule, Village of Blue Earth City, Enumeration District 61, p. 11 (written) p. 101 (stamped), dwelling 100, family 104, Daniel B Thurstin; digital image, ( : accessed 18 Feb 2015); citing NARA microfilm publication T9, Roll 619.