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Memories of Thurland Castle

My Ancestors Are Said To Have Originated From The Walls Of Thurland Castle.

Around 1706, my Ancestors are said to have originated from the walls of Thurland Castle. gillentineje@yahoo.com if you would like to contact me.

Girlington Family Ownership Of Thurland

Nicholas Girlington of Hackforth and Calton, Yorkshire (my 9th great grandfather) traded Sir Francis Tunstall the manor and lands of Hutton ...Read full memory

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