Books about Throckmortons

Almond, Philip C.  The witches of Warboys:  an extraordinary story of sorcery, sadism and satanic possession.  I. B. Tauris, 2008.

Ancestry.com.  The Throckmorton Name in History.  Ancestry.com,  2007.

Barnard, E. A.  A seventeenth century gentlemanCambridge: W. Heffer & Sons Ltd., 1944.   

Bartlett, Joseph Gardner.  Throckmorton pedigree.  Troy, N.Y.: C. Shepard, 1922.

Browning, Charles H.  The Magna Charta Barons and Their American Descendants 1898 : Together With the Pedigrees of the Founders of the Order of Runnemede.  Clearfield Co, 2000. 

Burke, Arthur Meredyth.  Prominent families of United States of America.  1908, reprinted 1999. 

Carlson , Leland Henry. Martin Marprelate, gentleman: Master Job Throkmorton laid open in his colorsSan Marino: Huntington Library, 1981. 

Carpenter, C. Locality and Polity: A Study of Warwickshire Landed Society, 1401-1499. Cambridge University Press, 1992 is now (2009) reprinted in soft-cover edition at about 50% discount from on-line price of a used hard-cover edition.  Very scholarly treatment (i.e, NOT light reading) but indispensible for understanding social milieu in which Throckmorton Family ascended to a significant economic and social level versus other Warwickshire landed families which stagnated or declined.  (comments by Rich Mooney)

Catholic Gentry in English Society: The Throckmortons of Coughton from Reformation to Emancipation (Catholic Christendom, 1300-1700)  

Coggeshall, Robert W.  Ancestors and Kin.  Spartanburg, S.C. The Reprint Company, Publishers,  1988 

Collier, John Payne.  Nine historical letters of the reign of Henry VIII: written by Reginald Pole, Thomas Cromwell, Michael Throckmorton, and Thomas Starkey. Copied from the originals. For private circulation only.  London: Printed by T.  Richards,1871. 

Faris, David.  Plantagenet ancestry of seventeenth-century colonists.  The descent  from the later plantagenet kings of England, Henry III, Edward I, and Edward III, of emigrants from England and Wales to the North American colonies before 1701.   New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1999.  (contains a healthy section on Throckmortons) 

Fraser, Antonia.  Faith and Treason .  UK:1996 (there are various editions of this)

Fuller, James.  Oliver P. Morton and the Politics of the Civil War and Reconstruction.  Kent: The Kent State University Press: December 2017.

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Hervey, Sydenham Henry Augustus. Ladbroke and its ownersBury St. Edmunds: Paual & Mathew, 1914.

Hicks, S.J., L. An Elizabethan problem. New York: Fordham University Press, 1964.   

David Hinchliffe.  Village Walks in Worcestershire .  Twenty circular routes in and around Worcestershire’s villages including Belbroughton, Shrawley, Throckmorton and Kemerton. With sketch maps and photographs. (not about Throckmortons but rather Throckmorton England). 

Hopkins, Richard. John H. Throckmorton of Cotulla, Texas and Platte County, Missouri. St. Louis: R. Hopkins, 1986.

Marshall, P. and Scott, G. (eds.). Catholic Gentry in English Society: The Throckmortons of Coughton from Reformation to Emancipation(Catholic Christendom, 1300-1700). Ashgate Publishing Group. 2009

McNamara, John.  “Two G’s or not two G’s–That is the question,” Names, Vol. 13, No. 1 (March 1965), pp  69-72.  Potsdam, NY: American Name Society.  Note: This is actually an article, not a book, which  analyzes the spelling of the Throckmorton surname over time.  Suggested by Robert J. Throckmorton.

Nabu Press (February 24, 2010)  A Review of the Policy and Peculiar Doctrines of the Modern Church of Rome … in Answer to Arguments Advanced in Favour of the Roman-Catholic Question; … Especially, Those of Sir John Throckmorton

Noel, Charles A. The Holmes tree: history and geneaology of a Holmes family and allied families, including Bradford, Calhoun, Clay, Parkinson, Pugh, Rainwater, Storm, and ThrockmortonApollo, PA: Closson Press, 1983.

Notestein, Wallace.  History of witchcraft in England from
1558 to 1718.  Kessinger Publishing, 2003.

Nunn, W. C., Ed. Ten more Texans in gray. Hillsboro, TX: Hill Jr. College Press, 1980.  

Patterson, Annabel.  The Trial of Nicholas Throckmorton   Toronto:  Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, 1998.   

Peel, Albert.. The Throckmorton Trotman trust, 1664-1941. London: Independent Press, 1942.

Redmond, JohnFirst Hand Historical Episodes of Early Coffey County from the Pens of George Throckmorton . . . & Many Other Pioneers. N.p.: n.d. (K978.1/-C65/Pam.v.1/no. 4). (microfilm, Kansas Historical  Society)

Rowse, A. L. Ralegh and the ThrockmortonsLondon, The Reprint Society, 1964.   

Rowse, A. L. Sir Walter Ralegh, his family and private life. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1962.    

Siegel, Eli. Two selves of Jessica Throckmorton. Aesthetic Realism Foundation, 1971.   

Sitherwood, S. F. GThe Throckmorton family history….Bloomington, IL: Pantagraph Printing & Stationery Co., 1929.  Available second reprint edition from Throckmorton Family Association.

Stillwell, John Edwin. Historical and geneaological miscellany (data relating to the early settlers of New York and New Jersey). Baltimore, MD: Clearfield Company, Inc., reprinted 1998.    (5 volumes).     Historical and genealogical miscellany: Data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey  On searchable CD:  Historical and Genealogical Miscellany Data Relating to the Settlement and Settlers of New York and New Jersey, Volumes I-V (Historical and Genealogical Miscellany Data Relating to the Settlement and Settlers of New York and New Jersey, Volumes I, II, III, IV and V)

Surhone, L. M., Timpledon, M. T. and Marseken, Susan F.  Tom Bentley Throckmorton. 2010

Sutcliff, RosemaryLady in waiting. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1956.   

Swiger, Loraine B. Family sketches of the Throckmortons of southern Ohio. Waverly, Ohio: James Printing Co., 1975.

Tatem, Moira.  The witches of Warboys.  Cambridgeshire:  Cambridgeshire Libraries Publications, 1993.  

Throckmorton, Annie Theresa B. Across the years: “my diary of memories.” Rupert, Idaho, 1973.

Throckmorton, Charles Wickliffe. The descendants of the Honorable Thomas Throckmorton. New York, 1898.

Throckmorton, Charles Wickliffe. The ancestry of Mrs. Mary Barnes Tutt Throckmorton. New York, 1925.

Throckmorton, Charles Wickliffe Throckmorton. The sieze quarterings of Colonel John Aris Throckmorton. New York: Keuffel & Esser Co., 1925.

Throckmorton, Charles Wickliffe. A genealogical and historical account of the Throckmorton family in England and the United States. Richmond: Old Dominion Press, 1930.   Available second reprint edition from Throckmorton Family Association.

Throckmorton, Sir Thomas. Legend of Sir Nicholas Throckmorton, kt., chief butler of England & chamberlain of the exchequer: who died of poison, A.D. 1570. London, 1740.

Turner, Judy. Ralegh’s fair BessNew York: St. Martin’s Press, 1974.   

Westwood, Jennifer.  The lore of the land:  a guide to England’s legends from Spring-Heeled Jack to the witches of Warboys Penguin Books, LTD.,  2006.

Wheeler, E. D. Ten remarkable women of the Tudor courts and their influence in founding of the New World, 1530-1630. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2000.  

White, Mary Coghlan. In the sweet by and by: stories and records of families West, Bowen, Bean, Amis, Stanfield, Stout, Oliphant, Throckmorton, Thomas, McNew, McDonald, Smyth, Rees, Jones, Hughes, Miller, Mitchell. U.S.A.: R. McDonald, 1987.

Wright, Thomas.  The witches of Warboys.  Kessinger
Publishing, LLC,  2005.

Kalanithi, PaulWhen breath becomes air. Random House, 2016

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