Teresa Rosetta Derr

29 March 1903–
Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Teresa Rosetta

When Teresa Rosetta Derr was born on 29 March 1903, in Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Ambrose Derr, was 21 and her mother, Ida Ester Lorah, was 16. She married John H Pritchard on 20 June 1925, in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in Kingston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940.

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John H Pritchard
Teresa Rosetta Derr
Marriage: 20 June 1925

Spouse and Children

20 June 1925
Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Ambrose Derr






    Sarah Alma Derr


    Charles Ernest Derr


    George Derr


    Harry William Derr


World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 2

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 32

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Southern and eastern German: nickname for a thin person, a variant of Dürr ( see Durr ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Teresa Pritchard in household of John Pritchard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Teresa Rosetta Derr, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Teresa R Derr in entry for John H Pritchard, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"

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