Information from "Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Cowne, Gough & Associated Families, Volume 2", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith © 1998.
, son of Malachias Thruston
, b. 8 Jun 1606, Church of Wellington, Somersetshire, England; d. 8 Apr 1675,
St. Thomas, Bristol, England; m. to Thomasine
, daughter of Peter Rich
(minister of Yeatsbury, Wiltshire,
England), bap. 24 Aug 1604, in the
, son of John & Thomasine (Rich) Thruston
, b. 30 Jan 1638; m. 3 Sept 1671 to Susanna
, daughter of Nicholas Perry
Edward Thruston , Jr. , son of Edward & Susanna (Perry) Thruston , Sr., b. 5 Feb 1679-80, bet. 2 & 3 a.m.; m. Saturday 31 Aug 1706 to Elizabeth Housden , daughter of Thomas Housden [minister of Upper Parish of Nansemond, VA]. Edward & Elizabeth (Housden) Thruston , Jr. had:
Colonel John Thruston , son of Edward & Elizabeth (Housden) Thruston , Jr., b. 24 Oct 1709, abt. 3 a.m., at Landsdown, Gloucester Co., VA; d. 20 Feb 1766 at 57 year of age, Gloster Town, VA; m. 6 Dec 1737 to Sarah Minn , daughter of Capt. Robert & Sarah (Allen) Mynns . Col. John & Sarah (Minn) Thruston had:
Elizabeth Thruston , daughter of Col. John & Sarah (Minn) Thruston , b. 27 Apr 1740 or 9 Nov 1740, at Landsdown, Gloucester Co., VA; d. 1776; m. Col. Thomas Whiting , son of Maj. Henry & Anne (Beverley) Whiting .
For Further Information See Whiting