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Welcome to Thessing ...

So far, we have found very little information about Thessing. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Thessing to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Thessing, please Contact Us.




Thessing would have been located within present day Franklin County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Thessing is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Thessing was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Thessing still existed, it would have been in the (479) area code.

Communities near Thessing ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Alma   [Map]   5,738   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Barling   [Map]   4,935   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Booneville   [Map]   3,853   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Greenwood   [Map]   9,405   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kibler   [Map]   1,001   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lavaca   [Map]   2,444   W   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Thessing.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Thessing. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Thessing. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Thessing.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Thessing:

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Thessing, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Thessing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Thessing. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Thessing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thessing. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2931, Longitude: -94.0258     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Thessing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Thessing.

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