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Surname
James Henley Thornwell American theologian

James Henley Thornwell was an American Presbyterian preacher and religious writer from the U.S. state of South Carolina during the 19th century. During the American Civil War, Thornwell supported the Confederacy and preached a doctrine that claimed slavery to be morally right and justified by the tenets of Christianity.

Sindarius Thornwell American basketball player

Sindarius Thornwell is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the South Carolina Gamecocks. He attended Oak Hill Academy and Lancaster High School prior to the University of South Carolina. Thornwell was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks with the 48th pick in the second round of the 2017 NBA Draft. The Los Angeles Clippers later traded for his draft rights.

Given name
Thornwell Jacobs Refounder of Oglethorpe University

Thornwell Jacobs (1877–1956) was an educator, author, and a Presbyterian minister.

Places
Thornwell, Louisiana Unincorporated community

Thornwell is an unincorporated community in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana, United States.

Thornwell Orphanage opened in Clinton, South Carolina on October 1, 1875, to ten children orphaned by the American Civil War. It was founded by Reverend William Plumer Jacobs and named for noted theologian James Henley Thornwell. Dr. Jacobs went on to found Presbyterian College and his son Thornwell Jacobs revitalized Oglethorpe University.

See also

Thornwell-Elliott House

Thornwell-Elliott House is a historic home located at Fort Mill, York County, South Carolina. It was built about 1877, and is a one-story, "L"-shaped frame dwelling in the Late Victorian style. The front façade features hip roofed porch with decorative brackets and turned balustrade.

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