Christopher Thistlethwaite (1709 – June 1749) was the 8th great-grandfather of Cometan, classified as one of Cometan’s distant paternal ancestors in the McKerney family line.
Born in Dent in Yorkshire, Christopher is known to have married Elizabeth Lamb on 17th April 1734 and to have had at least one daughter named Alice. Christopher died at the age of forty in 1749 and was buried on 12th July 1749 in Dent, York. The parents of Christopher were Thomas Thistlethwaite and Isabel Willan.
In Cometanic ancestry, Christopher is categorised as part of the 10th generation retrograde, classifying him as a distant ancestor of Cometan.