About Thomas Huddlestone
Thomas Huddleston was the son of George Croft and Elizabeth Gauntlett. His father changed his name to Huddleston in 1819. Thomas married Mary Esther Russell, a direct descendant of Oliver Cromwell.
- Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed. London : Harrison 1879. Vol I. page 821