James Thrasher

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James Thrasher

  • Birth 17 Sep 1832
  • Death 1 Jan 1903
  • Burial Winigan, Sullivan County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 61592338

James Thrasher, (b. Sept. 17, 1832, d. Jan. 1, 1903) was the son of John T. and Elizabeth Hooker Thrasher who had come to America from Wales. John T. the forebearer of the family in America was a Revolutionary War Soldier. The Thrasher family was one of the early settlers in the Winigan area. The Christain Church and cemetery are located on Thrasher land. Feb. 15, 1855, James married Martha Pickerel (b. Mar. 13, 1836 in Kentucky, d. May 30, 1892) Martha was the daughter of Hillary and Harriet Hoskins Pickerel, of the Winigan Community. The Thrasher family engaged in various businesses in Winigan, having been postmaster, operating dry goods and hardware stores, and in the bank. James and Martha were the parents of: Isaac, Laura Jane, Oliver, Joseph, Stephen, Martha, Minnie, Lillie, and John.



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  • Created by: Jan Miller
  • Added: 14 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 61592338
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Thrasher (17 Sep 1832–1 Jan 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61592338, citing Winigan Cemetery, Winigan, Sullivan County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Jan Miller (contributor 46607804) .