Thayer
biographical name Sylvanus 1785-1872 father of West Point American army officer & educator

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Thayer — may refer to:Peopleurname* Abbott Handerson Thayer (1849 1921), American artist * Alexander Wheelock Thayer (1817 1897), author of The life of Ludwig van Beethoven , a standard biography, and other music biographies * Brynn Thayer (b. 1949),… …   Wikipedia

  • Thayer — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Abbott Handerson Thayer (1849–1921), US amerikanischer Maler Alexander Wheelock Thayer (1817–1897), US amerikanischer Diplomat und Beethoven Biograf Andrew J. Thayer (1818–1873), US amerikanischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Thayer — Thayer, MO U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 2201 Housing Units (2000): 1102 Land area (2000): 2.172344 sq. miles (5.626345 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.172344 sq. miles (5.626345 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Thayer — (spr. thē r), Alexander Wheelock, amerikan. Schriftsteller, geb. 22. Okt. 1817 in South Natick (Massachusetts), gest. 15. Juli 1897 in Triest, studierte Rechtswissenschaft in Cambridge, war 1860–1864 bei der amerikanischen Gesandtschaft in Wien… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Thayer — [thā′ər, ther] Sylvanus [sil vā′nəs] 1785 1872; U.S. army officer & educator: reorganized the U.S. Military Academy at West Point …   English World dictionary

  • Thayer — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le nom Thayer peut désigner : Sommaire 1 Personnes 1.1 Patronyme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Thayer — Original name in latin Thayer Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 36.52451 latitude 91.5382 altitude 167 Population 2243 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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  • Thayer — /thay euhr, thair/, n. 1. Sylvanus, 1785 1872, U.S. army officer and educator. 2. William Roscoe, 1859 1923, U.S. historian and author. * * * …   Universalium

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