John Henry Thrasher

16 August 1916–June 2001 (Age 84)
Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of John Henry

When John Henry Thrasher was born on 16 August 1916, in Arkansas, United States, his father, John Henry Thrasher, was 43 and his mother, Bertha Etmous Osborn, was 28. He lived in De View Township, Woodruff, Arkansas, United States in 1930 and Hensley, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States in 2010. He died in June 2001, in Tracy, San Joaquin, California, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Thrasher
1873–1955
Bertha Etmous Osborn
1888–1951
Arlie I Thrasher
1907–1907
Elbert Edward Thrasher
1909–1984
Susie Edna Thrasher
1911–1997
Annie Mae Thrasher
1912–2012
Ora Lee Thrasher
1913–2008
Aaron Roscoe Thrasher
1915–2000
John Henry Thrasher
1916–2001
William Lowell Thrasher
1919–2010
B. E. Thrasher
1921–2002
Nowell A Thrasher
1921–2007
Alpha Omega Thrasher
1923–2010
Dorothy Veletta Thrasher
1926–2011

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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World Events (8)

1917
Age 1
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting
Age 6
In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.
1941
Age 25
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name from Middle English thressher ‘thresher’, a derivative of Old English þerscan, þrescan, þryscan ‘to thresh’.2 Translated form of German Drescher .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Drescher
Thresher

Sources (6)

  • J H Thrasher in household of John Thrasher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • J H Tharasher in household of John H Tharasher, "United States Census, 1920"
  • J H Thrasher in entry for John H Mccrory Thrasher, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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