- Sylvanus,1785–1872, U.S. army officer and educator.
- William Roscoe,1859–1923, U.S. historian and author.
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Examples from the Web for thayer
Thayer's is a lively journalistic account, thinly sourced and very far from authoritative.How Much Does The Presidency Cost?
June 26, 2012
“We take no position on the bills,” says Thayer Verschoor, a former state senator who is now the spokesman for the group.Gov. Jan Brewer's Sanity Attack in Arizona
Terry Greene Sterling
April 20, 2011
As if he had been pleading his own cause, Thayer's voice was full of earnest eagerness.
Thayer broke the silence which followed, and his accent was resonant again.
Mr. Thayer, do you realize that it is two months since I have heard you sing?
For the once, Thayer had made no effort to avoid rousing his antagonism.
Crossing the room, Thayer laid his hand on the boy's shoulder.