- Category : 1920-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Small (10,14,15,20)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Service 3
American film and television actress who played the fictitious Emma Clanton in eight episodes (1959-1961) of the ABC/Desilu western TV series The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp, starring Hugh O'Brian as frontier peace officer Wyatt Earp. In film, Thurston was typecast in the role of exotic native girls, having made her motion picture debut in 1944 playing the Indonesian girl "Three Martini" in The Story of Dr. Wassell.
Thurston was married three times. She had a daughter, Amanda Lycklyn (born 29 February 1948), with her first husband, David S. Thayer. Carol Thurston died on 31 December 1969, aged 49, in Hollywood, California.