Thornton (surname)

Thornton is a surname, and may refer to:

* A. P. Thornton
* Alvin Thornton
* Andre Thornton
* Andrew C. Thornton II
* Andy Thornton, baseball player
* Barry Thornton
* Big Mama Thornton, musician
* Billy Bob Thornton, actor
* Bonnell Thornton, parodist
* Bret Thornton
* Bruce Thornton, classicist
* Bruce Thornton (football player)
* Cecilia Dart-Thornton
* Charley Thornton
* David Thornton, musician
* David Thornton (actor), actor and husband to Cyndi Lauper
* David Thornton (American football), linebacker for the Tennessee Titans
* De'mario Monte Thornton, member of the boy band B2K
* Eleanor Velasco Thornton, actress and model
* Elizabeth Thornton, writer
* Flora L. Thornton
* Frank Thornton
* George Thornton
* Glenys Thornton, Baroness Thornton
* Grant Thornton
* Henry Thornton (abolitionist), campaigner against the slave trade
* Henry Thornton (railroader), president of Canadian National Railway
* Henry Clay Thornton, lawyer and father of Sir Henry Worth Thornton
* Henry Hermann Mumm Thornton Banker; Businessman; Grandson of Sir Henry W. Thornton
* James Thornton (American football)
* James Thornton (naval officer) (1826-1875)
* James Worth Thornton, businessman and son of Sir Henry Worth Thornton
* Jim Thornton
* Joe Thornton, an NHL hockey player
* John Thornton
* John L. Thornton
* John R. Thornton
* John Wingate Thornton, lawyer, historian, author
* Kalen Thornton
* Kate Thornton
* Kathryn Thornton, astronaut
* Keith Thornton, hip hop artist Kool Keith
* Kevin Thornton
* Kirk Thornton
* Kristin Thornton
* Lawrence Thornton
* Lou Thornton, former major league baseball player
* Louise Thornton
* Malcolm Thornton
* Marcia Thornton Jones, best-selling children's author
* Mark Thornton
* Matt Thornton
* Matthew Thornton, first president of New Hampshire House of Representatives
* Melanie Thornton, musician
* Melody Thornton
* Michael Thornton
* Michael B. Thornton
* Randy Thornton
* Robert Thornton, jockey
* Robert L. Thornton
* Robert Lyster Thornton
* Robert Stirton Thornton
* Roger Thornton
* Sarah Thornton
* Scott Thornton, ice hockey player
* Sean Thornton
* Sean Thornton (The Quiet Man)
* Shawn Thornton, ice hockey player
* Sigrid Thornton, Australian actress
* Simon Thornton
* Tex Thornton
* Tony Thornton, boxer
* Walter Thornton
* William Thornton, architect
* William E. Thornton, astronaut
* Dr. William Patton Thornton
* William Wheeler Thornton, Judge, Deputy Attorney General of Indiana, author, and State Supreme Court Librarian
* Willie Thornton
* Yvonne S. Thornton, American physician, musician and author
* Zach Thornton


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