Charles Behan Thorn (May 6, 1872 in New Orleans, Louisiana – April 23, 1955) was the president of the Virginia Glee Club during the Glee Club 1892-1893 season. He was also a member during the Glee Club 1891-1892 season.
After completing his education at the University of Virginia, Thorn became established in banking and civic life in New Orleans, working for the brokerage firm of Fairchild & Hobson and establishing the cotton brokerage of Thorn & McGinnis. He subsequently was vice president of the New Orleans Cotton Exchange and then vice president of the Interstate Trust & Banking Company. Active in the Boy Scouts, he established the New Orleans Council of Boy Scouts.
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- "Charles Behan Thorn". Ancestry.com. http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/22027939/person/1505850789. Retrieved 2014-01-18.
- Corks and Curls. 1897. p. 180. http://books.google.com/books?id=GKZVAAAAYAAJ&q=catchings#search_anchor.
- Bellande, Ray L. (2005). "Lovers Lane: The Fort Point Peninsula". http://oceanspringsarchives.net/book/export/html/142. Retrieved 2014-01-19.