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Jonas Primrose Thatcher
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Birth: 1841
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 22, 1886
Moundsville
Marshall County
West Virginia, USA

Jonas P. Thatcher was a minister and law man in Moundsville, WV.
There is an intriguing story about his murder while serving a warrant on a suspect.

http://www.wvculture.org/history/////crime/thatchermurder.html

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jonas Thatcher (1798 - 1861)
  Sarah Thatcher (1818 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Doran Thatcher (1841 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  Anna Primrose Thatcher Holt (1864 - 1941)*
 
 Sibling:
  Dorsey M. Thatcher (____ - 1855)*
  Jonas Primrose Thatcher (1841 - 1886)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Rose Cemetery
Moundsville
Marshall County
West Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Catherine Matlack
Originally Created by: Carl
Record added: May 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37630940
Jonas Primrose Thatcher
Added by: Marshall County Contributor
 
 
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Served in Company C, Ohio 10th Cavalry as a sergeant during the Civil War.
- Marshall County Contributor
 Added: Apr. 18, 2013
Believed to be the first law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty for the City of Moundsville.
- Marshall County Contributor
 Added: Jan. 7, 2012
 
 
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