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Thistlethwaite Early Origins



The surname Thistlethwaite was first found in Yorkshire where they held a family seat from very ancient times, before and after the Norman Conquest in 1066, when that county included the northern part of Lancashire and Cumberland, about the 11th century.

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Thistlethwaite Spelling Variations


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Thistlethwaite Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Thistlethwaite, Thistlethwayte and others.

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Thistlethwaite Early History


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Thistlethwaite Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Thistlethwaite research. Another 256 words (18 lines of text) covering the year 1133 is included under the topic Early Thistlethwaite History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Thistlethwaite Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Thistlethwaite Early Notables (pre 1700)



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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Thistlethwaite Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Peter Thistlethwaite who settled with his servant in Barbados in 1680
  • Peter Thistlethwaite who settled in Barbados in 1680 with his servant

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Contemporary Notables of the name Thistlethwaite (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Thistlethwaite (post 1700)



  • Morwen Thistlethwaite, American knot theorist and professor of mathematics for the University of Tennessee in Knoxville
  • Glenn Thistlethwaite (1885-1956), American college football head coach in the mid 20th century
  • William J. Thistlethwaite, American Republican politician, Member of New York State Assembly from Herkimer County, 1929-31
  • John Richmond Thistlethwaite, American editor and publisher
  • Anthony Thistlethwaite (b. 1955), British multi-instrumentalist best known as a member of the folk-rock group The Waterboys
  • Frank Thistlethwaite CBE (1915-2003), British Educational Administrator, first Vice-Chancellor of the University of East Anglia, Norwich, England

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Thistlethwaite Historic Events


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Thistlethwaite Historic Events




HMS Repulse

  • Mr. Richard Thistlethwaite, British Able Bodied Seaman, who sailed into battle on the HMS Repulse and survived the sinking

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Thirsk, Joan. The Agrarian History of England and Wales. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press: 7 Volumes. Print.
    2. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    3. Skordas, Guest. Ed. The Early Settlers of Maryland an Index to Names or Immigrants Complied from Records of Land Patents 1633-1680 in the Hall of Records Annapolis, Maryland. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1968. Print.
    4. Library of Congress. American and English Genealogies in the Library of Congress. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1967. Print.
    5. Weis, Frederick Lewis, Walter Lee Sheppard and David Faris. Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Who Came to New England Between 1623 and 1650 7th Edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1992. Print. (ISBN 0806313676).
    6. Bullock, L.G. Historical Map of England and Wales. Edinburgh: Bartholomew and Son, 1971. Print.
    7. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    8. Lennard, Reginald. Rural England 1086-1135 A Study of Social and Agrarian Conditions. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959. Print.
    9. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
    10. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
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    The Thistlethwaite Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Thistlethwaite Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 25 April 2016 at 11:52.

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