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Welcome to Thrasher ...

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

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




Thrasher would have been located within present day Hempstead County.

While the community is gone, the present day location for Thrasher is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

If Thrasher still existed, it would have been in the (870) area code.

Communities near Thrasher ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Thrasher and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ashdown   [Map]   4,428   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Blevins   [Map]   306   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fulton   [Map]   195   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hope   [Map]   9,790   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mineral Springs   [Map]   1,166   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Nashville   [Map]   4,472   N   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Thrasher ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Thrasher - they are located in Mississippi and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Thrasher.

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 Thrasher. 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 Thrasher. 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 Thrasher.

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

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The official website for State of Arkansas: www.arkansas.gov/



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 Thrasher, 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 Thrasher - 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 from Thrasher. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Thrasher) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Thrasher. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6612, Longitude: -93.8141     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Thrasher 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 Thrasher.

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