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Thistlewaite Early Origins



The surname Thistlewaite 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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Thistlewaite Spelling Variations


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Thistlewaite Spelling Variations



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

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Thistlewaite Early History


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Thistlewaite Early History



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

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Thistlewaite Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Thistlewaite Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Thistlewaite Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Peter Thistlethwaite who settled in Barbados in 1680 with his servant; Ann and Agnes Thistlewait settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1820.

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Contemporary Notables of the name Thistlewaite (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Thistlewaite (post 1700)



  • Clem Thistlewaite, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1916
  • Glenn "Gloomy" Thistlewaite, American football coach at the "Tall Grass Game," 1928 Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin; he refused to have the stadium grass mowed for the game

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Thistlewaite Family Crest Products


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See Also


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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
    3. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
    4. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
    5. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    6. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    7. Magnusson, Magnus. Chambers Biographical Dictionary 5th edition. Edinburgh: W & R Chambers, 1990. Print.
    8. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    9. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    10. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
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    The Thistlewaite Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Thistlewaite 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 22 October 2015 at 14:00.

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