Winifred Derby

16 June 1880–26 February 1927 (Age 46)
Bennet, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Winifred

When Winifred Derby was born on 16 June 1880, in Bennet, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, her father, Louis Phillip Derby, was 36 and her mother, Mary Hendersen, was 28. She married Heber John Layton on 28 October 1902, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Rock Springs, Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States in 1900 and Layton, Davis, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 26 February 1927, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Kaysville City Cemetery, Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Heber John Layton
Winifred Derby
Marriage: 28 October 1902
Mildred Layton
Frances D Layton
Sherman Derby Layton
Stanford Phillips Layton
Rex Lynn Layton

Spouse and Children

28 October 1902
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 16

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Darby .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Era F Layton in household of Heber J Layton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Minnie Derby in household of L B Derby, "Nebraska State Census, 1885"
  • Winnifred Layton in household of Heber J Layton, "United States Census, 1920"

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