James Derrick Joye

27 January 1911–15 July 1989 (Age 78)
Darlington, South Carolina, United States

The Life of James Derrick

When James Derrick Joye was born on 27 January 1911, in Darlington, South Carolina, United States, his father, John Zimmerman Joye, was 35 and his mother, Essie Clyde Carter, was 28. He lived in School District 24 Lynches River, Darlington, South Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 15 July 1989, at the age of 78, and was buried in Lamar, Darlington, South Carolina, United States.

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 5

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.

Age 21

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Joy .

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

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  • Derrick Joye, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Derrick Joye in household of Jake Z Joye, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Derrick Joy in household of John J Joy, "United States Census, 1920"

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