logo logo

Arthur Thacher

Arthur Thacher, American mining engineer.


  • Thacher, Arthur was born on May 8, 1857 in Newtonville, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Thomas and Catherine (Worcester) Thacher.

  • Education

    • Engineer of Mines, C.E., Columbia, 1877.


    • Has engaged in mining in Mexico, Arizona, Colorado and Idaho. Adjunct Professor metallurgy, Washington University, 1891. President and general manager Central Lead Company, 1892-1905.

      Consulting engineer American Smelting Securities Company, 1906. Western manager of mines New Jersey Zinc Company, since 1906. Home: St. Louis, Mo.


    • Married Carrie Greene, June 19, 1890. Children: Theodora, Arthur Worcester.
    • father: Thomas Thacher
    • mother: Catherine (Worcester) Thacher
    • spouse: Carrie Greene
    • children: Theodora Thacher
    • Arthur Worcester Thacher
    See on larger map
    Died July 2, 1934
    (aged 77)