Obit: Robert Merriman "Doc" Thackeray, b. 1918, Bowdle,SD; lived NY,LA,TX,ID.
Obit dated 30 Mar 2006 available www.Idahostatesman.com. Bob was preceded by his parents, Arthur Mayes and Josephine Erica Merriman Thackeray, his brother, Chester and his sister, Jean; survivors include his wife, Charlotte E. Simon and 3 children.
Bob was a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine.
I am no relation to this family.