Joseph Derricott

Male14 April 1864–15 June 1864

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Derricott was born on 14 April 1864, in Lichfield, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Moses Derricott, was 36 and his mother, Eliza Pickering, was 31. He died on 15 June 1864, in his hometown, at the age of 0, and was buried in Brownhills, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Moses Derricott
1827–1893
Eliza Pickering
1833–1869
Sarah Ann Derricott
1854–1926
George Derricott
1858–1932
Joseph Derricott
1856–
Moses Dericott
1857–1930
Ann M Darricott
1858–
Mary J Dorricott
1859–
George Dorricott
1861–
Henry Derricott
1863–1863
John Derricott
1863–1863
Joseph Derricott
1864–1864
Mary Ann Darricott
1865–

Sources (1)

  • Joseph Derricott, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (11)

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Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire): variant of Darracott, a habitational name from one or other of several places originally named Dod(d)ecote (‘Dodda's cottage’ from the Old English personal name Dodda + Old English cot), with post-medieval development of intervocalic d to r and unrounding of o to a. The Devon surname is from either of two places called Darracott in Georgeham and Welcombe (both in Devon), or from Higher Darracott in Great Torrington (Devon). All of them are earlier recorded as Doddecote. The Staffordshire surname is probably from Dodcott in Audlem (Cheshire), which lies nine miles west of Aston (Staffordshire). The Shropshire surname may alternatively derive from Dodecote Grange, in Child's Ercall (Shropshire), but no evidence has been found for a medieval surname referring to this place.

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

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