'Trist1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Trist of Bowden, Trist of Culworth, Trist (Tryst) of Maidford

John Trist of Maidford, Northamptonshire
m. (c1370) Joane Pullesdon (dau/heir of Edmund Pullesdon or Pulesdon)
1. Wiilliam Trist
A. John Trist of Maidford
  m. Elizabeth Michell (dau of John Michell of Dedford)
  i. William Trist of Maidford
  m. Lettice Barker of Stene
  a. William Trist of Maidford
  m. Margaret Belson (dau of William Belson of Brill)
(1) William Trist or Tryst of Maidford (bur 03.10.1593)
  This is the first generation covered by the 1681 Visitation which spells the family name "Tryst" rather than "Trist".
  m. Agnes Coles (bur 13.06.1625, dau of Richard Coles of Preston Capes)
  (A) Richard Trist of Maidford (bpt 18.10.1571, bur 01.07.1647)
m. (03.10.1597) Ursula Duncombe (bur 20.09.1652, dau of Thomas Duncombe of East Claydon)
  (i) Richard Trist of Maidford (bpt 22.04.1601, d 06.1656, 2nd son)
  m. Theophila Green (bur 12.01.1689-90, dau of Richard Green of Wykin)
  (a) Thomas Trist of Maidford (b 31.01.1633, bur 29.11.1721)
  m. (22.12.1657) Elizabeth Collin (bur 05.10.1721, dau/heir of Andrew Collin of Easton)
  ((1)) John Trist of Maidford (b c1661, bur 27.07.1717, 2nd son)
  ((2)) Thomas Trist of Maidford (bpt 14.03.1664-5, bur 09.10.1722)
  ((3)) Andrew Trist of Banbury (Oxfordshire) & Maidford (bpt 14.09.1667, dsp 11.10.1749)
  m. Bridget West (bur 17.02.1720-1)
  ((4)) Thomasine Trist (b c1660, d 1742)
  m. (22.12.1685) Augustine Barker of South Luffenham (d 1689)
  ((5))+ other issue - Richard (d infant), Richard (bpt 03.08.1666, bur 10.09.1666), Theophila (bpt 25.06.1683, bur 23.07.1664), Elizabeth (bpt 06.01.1669-70, d young), Anne (bpt 23.05.1672, bur 03.02.1762), Elizabeth (d young)
  (b) Mary Trist
  m. (c02.1671-2) William Nabbs of Stafford
  (c)+ other issue - Richard (b 25.10.1638, bur 08.01.1689-90), William (bpt 24.10.1643, bur 02.01.1729-30), Anne (bpt 22.04.1641, d unm bur 14.05.1661)
  (ii) John Trist of Fairtree, Lidbury, Herefordshire (bpt 20.10.1611, d c1661)
  m. Mary Skinner (dau of William Skinner of Fairtree, Lidbury)
(a) William Tryst of Hereford (b c1650, a 1677, dsp)
  m. Elizabeth Coles of Hereford
  (b)+ other issue - John of Hereford (a 1681), Richard of London (a 1677), Thomas (d unm), Charles (d infant)
  (iii) Elizabeth Trist (bpt 18.03.1603-4, bur 24.07.1642)
  m. (20.02.1622-3) Raphe Jenison of Irchester (b c1598, d 1659)
  (iv) Susanna Trist (bpt 10.05.1607)
  m. Toby Lisle of London
(v) Anna Trist (bpt 11.04.1613)
  m. John Elmes (of the family of Kilford)
  (vi) Bridget Trist (bpt 08.02.1615-6)
  m. Toby Chauncy of Edgcott
(vii)+ other issue - Thomas (bpt 03.06.1598, bur 29.09.1613), William (bur 04.12.1612), Frances (bpt 07.08.1618, d unm)
  (B) Thomas Trist of Culworth, Northamptonshire (bpt 2.03.1574-5, d 07.04.1630, of the Middle Temple)
  m. Margery Pell (d 22.03.1658-9, dau of Edmond or Edward (probably not Thomas) Pell of Rolleston)
  (i) Samuel Trist 'of Culworth' (bpt 07.01.1615-6, d 09.07.1683) had issue
  The Visitation identifies Samuel's wife just as 'Parnell' who d 23.04.1671. We presume that this was ...
  m. Parnell Horton (dau of Christopher Horton of Catton)
  (a) Samuel Trist of Culworth presumed intermediary generation
  ((1)) Parnell Trist (b 11.08.1670, coheir) probably of this generation
  m. (11.01.1689-90) Francis Harby of Adston
  ((2)) Abigail Trist (b c1679, d 07.12.1741) probably of this generation
  m1. (21.07.1709) Sir Nathan Wright, 2nd Bart (b 1661, d 1727)
  m2. Herbert Trist
  (ii)+ other issue - Thomas (bpt 06.12.1617, d 12.12.1668), John (bpt 08.01.1623-4, d 29.03.1679)
  (C) William Trist of Culworth (b c1577)
  m. (14.10.1603) Lettice Duncombe (b c1584, bur 03.02.1621-2, dau of Thomas Duncombe of East Claydon)
  (i) Ursula Trist (bpt 07.10.1603)
  m. (03.11.1638) Richard Mervin
  (ii)+ other issue - William (bur 18.02.1609-10), Thomas (bpt 13.07.1617), Richard (bpt 25.08.1618), Joan (bpt 03.07.1605), Mary (bur 23.08.1611), Silvester (bpt 10.05.1612), Elizabeth (bpt 18.03.1619-20, bur 02.08.1620)
  (D) Ursula Trist (bpt 09.02.1573-4, d before 1625)
  m. (20.09.1596) William Worcester of Draycot
  b. Thomas Trist of Chadesdon, Warwickshire
  (1) Francis Trist



Identified as a descendant of the above-mentioned John who m. (c1370) Johanna Pulesdon was ...
John Trist of Hernaford, Devon
m. Elizabeth Browse (dau/heir of Nicholas Browse of Dorsley)
1. Nicholas Trist of Dorsley & Bowdon, Sheriff of Devon (a 1709)
  BLG1886 does not follow this line other than to report that Nicholas's great-granddau & heir was the undermentiond Tryphena. BLG1886 reports that Nicholas, High Sheriff in 1709, was MP for Totnes. However, a search for "Nicholas Trist" in HoP identifies only one Nicholas Trist, the father of Browse by ...
  m. Elizabeth Rooke (dau of George Rooke of Totnes)
  A. Browse Trist of Bowden (b c1698, d 06.05.1777)
  m. (06.06.1734) Agnes Hore (dau of Thomas Hore of Nymph)
  i. Browse Trist (Rev.) probably of this generation, father of Tryphena by ...
  m. Elizabeth Wise (dau of John Wise of Totnes & Wonwell)
  a. Tryphena Trist
  m. (1804) Edward William Stackhouse, later Wynne-Pendarves of Pendarves (Colonel)
  ii. Agnes Hore Trist probably of this generation
  m. Rawlin Champernowne of Dartington (bpt 12.05.1725, d 1774)
  iii.+ 5 sons and 2 daughters

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Visitation (Metcalfe, Northamptonshire, 1619, Trist of Maidford and Culworth), Visitation (Northamptonshire, 1681, Tryst of Maidford)
(2) For lower section : BLG1886 (Trist of Tristford)
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