Thornton Chase

Deceased Person

1847 – 1912

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Who was Thornton Chase?

Thornton Chase was a U.S. businessman and writer; he was commonly recognized as the first convert to the Bahá'í Faith of Occidental background. During his life he organized many Bahá'í activities in Chicago and Los Angeles and was considered a prominent Bahá'í.

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Born
Feb 22, 1847
Springfield
Education
  • Brown University
Died
Sep 30, 1912
Los Angeles
Resting place
Inglewood Park Cemetery

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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