Hi Heather, I am of the Thurgood line.My grandfather bears the Thurgood name; Roland Thurgood Parkin.
Samuel John Thurgood b. 14 May 1868 Bountiful, Davis, UT died 14 Feb. 1943 (don't know where) married 28 Nov. 1888 Martha Toman is in my line. Parents: Thomas Thurgood b. 28 Nov 1835, Camberwell, Surrey, Eng died 5 May 1898 Syracuse, Davis, UT; buried in Bountiful. Married Sarah Ann Banks b 6 Apr 1835, Bishop Stortford, Hertfordshire, England. I have these lines back about 3 and 4 generations in England and am currently searching them.
Thomas and Sarah had the following children:I have all the marriage, birth and deaths of these children. Elizabeth Selina b. 1863 - - my lineborn in Surrey, Eng All the rest of the children were born in SLC or Bountiful Thomas John 1866 Samuel John1868 Sarah Ann1872 William O1875 Caroline Eliza 1878 George Banks1880
Thomas and Sarah were spiriulists.When they heard the Mormon Missionaries message they were baptized and came to America on the ship Hudson with their little infant daughter Elizabeth Selina.Settled in Bountiful.I have much more with references and will share. e-mail me if you'd like more. Sue