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James Hugh "Jim" Thayer
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Birth: May 10, 1859
Jesup
Buchanan County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 1920
Lawrence County
South Dakota, USA

James Hugh was the son of James Percival & Mary (Stewart) Thayer. He is buried in what is now an abandoned cemetery but on Memorial Day 1993 his grandsons Arthur Thayer & Cecil Gunderson were able to locate the gravesite, and decorate the grave. Antioch is now a deserted town. James was a cook with a chuckwagon for the cowboys and was working in SD at the time of his death. He m. 9 Jan. 1883 to Alma Rachel Sanders in David City NE. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Percival Thayer (1833 - 1896)
  Mary Stewart Thayer (1836 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Alma Rachel Sanders Thayer (1865 - 1955)*
 
 Children:
  Clinton Royal Thayer (1883 - 1900)*
  Edith Almira Thayer Shigley (1885 - 1962)*
  Elijah Sanders Thayer (1887 - 1977)*
  Mary Anne Thayer Parker (1889 - 1981)*
  Ira Benjamin Thayer (1891 - 1976)*
  Maude Jeanette Thayer Gunderson (1896 - 1982)*
  Jacob Sherman Thayer (1899 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Gardner Thayer (1854 - 1898)*
  James Hugh Thayer (1857 - 1858)*
  James Hugh Thayer (1859 - 1920)
  Mary Ganetta Thayer Liptrap (1864 - 1935)*
  Freddie Thayer (1872 - 1872)*
  Eddie Thayer (1872 - 1872)*
  Alvin Ray Thayer (1873 - 1946)**
  Clarence Ankony Thayer (1880 - 1964)**
  Mable Ettie Thayer Sanders (1883 - 1919)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Antioch Cemetery
Sheridan County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: geniegenie
Record added: Oct 21, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16271769
James Hugh Jim Thayer
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James Hugh Jim Thayer
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James Hugh Jim Thayer
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Rest in Peace
-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 24, 2008
 
 
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