John Claiborne Derryberry

1858–1947 (Age 89)
McNairy, McNairy, Tennessee, United States

The Life of John Claiborne

When John Claiborne Derryberry was born in 1858, in McNairy, McNairy, Tennessee, United States, his father, Newton Lorenzo Columbus Derryberry, was 33 and his mother, Nancy Ann Barnhill, was 27. He married Georgia A McCullar on 22 February 1882, in McNairy, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in McNairy, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Chewalla, McNairy, Tennessee, United States in 1947. He died on 20 January 1947, in Bolivar, Hardeman, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

John Claiborne Derryberry
1858–1947
Georgia A McCullar
1862–1953
Marriage: 22 February 1882
Elsie Loraine Derryberry
1883–1942
Grace Derryberry
1884–1921
Daisy Derryberry
1885–1972
Rose
1886–
William Roy Derryberry
1887–1948
Jannie Clide Derryberry
1888–1919
Paul Winston Derryberry
1891–1964
Charles Newton Derryberry
1892–1970
Nancy Josephine " Josie" Derryberry
1895–1945
Josie
1895–
Margie
1897–
Mansel Frank Derryberry
1898–1975

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 February 1882
McNairy, Tennessee, United States
children

(12)

    Elsie Loraine Derryberry

    Female1883–1942Female

    Grace Derryberry

    Female1884–1921Female

    Female1885–1972Female

    Rose

    Female1886–Female

    Male1887–1948Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Newton Lorenzo Columbus Derryberry

    Male1825–1907Male

    Nancy Ann Barnhill

    Female1831–1927Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 4

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 24

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Jno C, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John C Derrybury in household of Newton Derrybury, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Clabon Derryberry, "United States Census, 1930"

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