Thruston is an unincorporated community located in Daviess County in the U.S. state of Kentucky, northeast of Owensboro.
In law, an unincorporated area is a region of land that is not governed by a local municipal corporation; similarly an unincorporated community is a settlement that is not governed by its own local municipal corporation, but rather is administered as part of larger administrative divisions, such as a township, parish, borough, county, city, canton, state, province or country. Occasionally, municipalities dissolve or disincorporate, which may happen if they become fiscally insolvent, and services become the responsibility of a higher administration. Widespread unincorporated communities and areas are a distinguishing feature of the United States and Canada. In most other countries of the world, there are either no unincorporated areas at all, or these are very rare; typically remote, outlying, sparsely populated or uninhabited areas.
Daviess County ( "Davis"), is a county in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 96,656. Its county seat is Owensboro, which was named for Colonel Abraham Owen, killed at the Battle of Tippecanoe. The county was formed from part of Ohio County on January 14, 1815.
Kentucky, officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States. Although styled as the "State of Kentucky" in the law creating it, (because in Kentucky's first constitution, the name state was used) Kentucky is one of four U.S. states constituted as a commonwealth. Originally a part of Virginia, in 1792 Kentucky became the 15th state to join the Union. Kentucky is the 37th most extensive and the 26th most populous of the 50 United States.
Dawson Springs is a home rule-class city in Hopkins and Caldwell counties in the U.S. state of Kentucky. The population was 2,764 at the 2010 census. It is the birthplace of former governor Steve L. Beshear.
Thruston Ballard Morton, was an American politician. A Republican, Morton represented Kentucky in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate.
Pittsburgh is an unincorporated community in Pembina County, North Dakota in the United States.
Beaverville Township is one of twenty-six townships in Iroquois County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 609 and it contained 269 housing units. Beaverville Township formed from portions of Papineau Township and Beaver Township in September, 1921.
Barnett Township is one of thirteen townships in DeWitt County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 406 and it contained 198 housing units.
Honey Point Township is located in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 155 and it contained 87 housing units.
801 Grand, also known as the Principal Building, is a 45 story skyscraper in Des Moines, Iowa, United States. It is named after its street address along Grand Avenue in the downtown area of the city between 8th and 9th Streets, with High Street the northern border. Completed in 1991 and standing 630 feet (190 m), it is the tallest building in the state of Iowa. The building is primarily office space, largely occupied by its owner, Principal Financial Group. The lower three floors contain retail and restaurant space, including the 801 Chophouse, and provide a connection to Des Moines' skywalk system. Other tenants include the law firms of McKee, Voorhees, & Sease; Bradshaw, Fowler, Proctor & Fairgrave; and Faegre Baker Daniels.
Alfalfa is an unincorporated community in Marengo County, Alabama, United States. Alfalfa had a post office at one time, but it no longer exists.
Coxheath is an unincorporated community in Marengo County, Alabama, United States. Coxheath had a post office at one time, but it no longer exists.
Hampden is an unincorporated community in Marengo County, Alabama, United States. Hampden had a post office at one time, but it no longer exists.
Hoboken is an unincorporated community in Marengo County, Alabama, United States. A post office operated under the name Hoboken from 1877 to 1887.
Buckner Thruston was a Democratic-Republican U.S. Senator from Kentucky, and later a long-serving United States federal judge.
The Pines is an unincorporated community in Butte County, California, United States.
Jacobsville is a neighborhood located within the north-central area of Evansville, Indiana. It is generally bounded by the Lloyd Expressway in the south, First Ave. to the west, Diamond Ave. to the north, and on the east by N. Garvin Street. In the northern portion of the district is Garvin Park and Bosse Field, the third-oldest continuous running ballpark used for professional baseball in the country. In 1991 the historic stadium was used by Columbia Pictures for game scenes in the movie A League of Their Own.
La Grange Country Club is a private golf club in La Grange, Illinois, a suburb southwest of Chicago.
The 1974 U.S. Women's Open Golf Championship was the 29th U.S. Women's Open, held July 18–21 at La Grange Country Club in La Grange, Illinois, a suburb west of Chicago.
The 1981 U.S. Women's Open Golf Championship was the 36th U.S. Women's Open, held July 23–26 at La Grange Country Club in LaGrange, Illinois, a suburb west of Chicago.
New Hope is an unincorporated community in Boon Township, Warrick County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.
Rustic Hills is an unincorporated community in Ohio Township, Warrick County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.
A geographic coordinate system is a coordinate system that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols. The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position; alternatively, a geographic position may be expressed in a combined three-dimensional Cartesian vector. A common choice of coordinates is latitude, longitude and elevation. To specify a location on a plane requires a map projection.
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