Thomas C. Thornton

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Thomas C. Thornton (12 October 1794 – 22 March 1860) was an American Methodist minister and educator.[1] Thornton was president of Centenary College of Louisiana from 1841 to 1844. He was also author of a proslavery tract, An Inquiry into the History of Slavery, published in 1841.


  1. ^ James B. Lloyd (2009). Lives of Mississippi Authors, 1817-1967. Univ. Press of Mississippi. p. 434. ISBN 978-1-60473-411-9. Retrieved 21 January 2013. 

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