Edith Maureen Derryberry

5 December 1907–26 January 1991 (Age 83)
Lewisburg, Marshall, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Edith Maureen

When Edith Maureen Derryberry was born on 5 December 1907, in Lewisburg, Marshall, Tennessee, United States, her father, Arthur Alonza Derryberry, was 24 and her mother, Betty Anne Bell Chunn, was 23. She married William Fred Hemmer on 19 December 1927, in Davidson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Civil District 6, Davidson, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died on 26 January 1991, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

William Fred Hemmer
Edith Maureen Derryberry
Marriage: 19 December 1927
J Dorris Hemmer
Betty Ann Hemmer

Spouse and Children

19 December 1927
Davidson, Tennessee, United States


    J Dorris Hemmer


    Betty Ann Hemmer


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 2

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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

Sources (3)

  • Edith M Hemmer in household of Fred W Hemmer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edith M Hemmer in household of Bettie A Derryberry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edith Derryberry, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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