Early Origins of the Thornhurst family
Staffordshire where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the.13th century when they held estates in that county.
Early History of the Thornhurst family
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Thornhurst Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Tillesley, Tilleslie, Tilleslee, Tillesly, Tileslie, Tilesley, Tilesley, Tyllesley, Tylesley, Tyleslie, Tillersley, Tyllerslie, Tilsley, Tylsley, Tylsly and many more.
Early Notables of the Thornhurst family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Thornhurst family to the New World and Oceana
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Thornhurst Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
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