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Gender: M Origin of Thurgood: Puritan virtue name

Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall's name probably originated as "Thoroughgood" -- quite a mouthful and a lot to live up to.

Famous People Named Thurgood

Thurgood Marshall, first African-American United States Supreme Court Justice

Pop Culture References for the name Thurgood

Thurgood, main character played by Dave Chappelle in 'Half-Baked'