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Thrasher Early Origins



The surname Thrasher was first found in Somerset where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1327 when Robert le Thressher held estates in that shire.

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Thrasher Spelling Variations


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Thrasher Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Thrasher, Thresher, Trasher, Tresher, Treasure, Trescher and many more.

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Thrasher Early History


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Thrasher Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Thrasher research. Another 260 words (19 lines of text) covering the years 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Thrasher History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Thrasher Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Thrasher Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Thrasher Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Thrasher Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Robart Thrasher, who landed in Virginia in 1620 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Ann Thrasher, who landed in Virginia in 1650 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Thrasher Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • D Thrasher, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1860 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Thrasher Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Mrs. A. H. Thrasher, aged 65, who emigrated to the United States, in 1906
  • Robert Thrasher, aged 26, who landed in America, in 1908
  • Meta Thrasher, aged 27, who settled in America, in 1908
  • Charles G. Thrasher, aged 44, who emigrated to America, in 1908
  • B. Thrasher, aged 19, who landed in America, in 1910
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Thrasher (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Thrasher (post 1700)



  • Larry Thrasher (b. 1959), American experimental musician, remixer, and producer
  • Joseph Thrasher, American football coach and former player
  • Edward Lee Thrasher (1892-1971), American builder, contractor, decorator and politician, member of the Los Angeles, California, City Council between 1931 and 1942
  • Craig L. Thrasher (b. 1970), American alpine skier at the 1994 Winter Olympics
  • Frank Edward "Buck" Thrasher (1889-1938), American Major League Baseball right fielder for the Philadelphia Athletics (1916-1917)
  • Virginia Thrasher (b. 1997), American gold medalist sports shooter at the 2016 Summer Olympics
  • John Thrasher (b. 1943), American academic and politician, 15th President of Florida State University (2014-), Member of the Florida Senate (2009-2014)
  • Frederic Milton Thrasher (1892-1962), American sociologist at the University of Chicago
  • John Thrasher (1818-1899), American founder of the city of Norcross, Georgia
  • Joe Neil Thrasher Jr. (b. 1963), American country music singer and songwriter
  • ... (Another 4 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Suggested Readings for the name Thrasher


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Suggested Readings for the name Thrasher



  • A History of the Thrasher Family Traced Through The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries in England and America by Marion Thrasher.
  • Cousins by the Dozens: Sturgis, Thrasher, Carlton, Mitchell, Branch by Dorothy Sturgis Pruett.

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Other References

  1. Matthews, John. Matthews' American Armoury and Blue Book. London: John Matthews, 1911. Print.
  2. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  3. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  4. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
  5. Reaney P.H and R.M. Wilson. A Dictionary of English Surnames. London: Routledge, 1991. Print. (ISBN 0-415-05737-X).
  6. Foster, Joseph. Dictionary of Heraldry Feudal Coats of Arms and Pedigrees. London: Bracken Books, 1989. Print. (ISBN 1-85170-309-8).
  7. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
  8. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
  9. Holt, J.C. Ed. Domesday Studies. Woodbridge: Boydell, 1987. Print. (ISBN 0-85115-477-8).
  10. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
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The Thrasher Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Thrasher Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 30 November 2017 at 07:34.

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