Mary Ann Shepherd Derrick

8 January 1837–3 November 1870 (Age 33)
Poplar, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Ann Shepherd

When Mary Ann Shepherd Derrick was born on 8 January 1837, in Poplar, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, her father, Zachariah Wise Derrick, was 22 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Shepherd, was 24. She married James Albert Gale on 1 January 1854, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Tower Hamlets, Middlesex, England in 1841 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 3 November 1870, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Albert Gale
1829–1915
Mary Ann Shepherd Derrick
1837–1870
Marriage: 1 January 1854
Caroline Ann Gale
1853–1853
Elizabeth Ann Gale
1856–1867
Zachoriah John Gale
1858–1866
William Orson Gale
1860–1864
Joseph Gale
1863–1868
Hyrum Edwin Gale
1864–1940
Mary Jane Gale
1866–1920
Usula Gale
1868–1869
Roseltha Gale
1870–1871

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1854Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1843
    Age 6
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1846
    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 
    Age 15
    George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 

    Name Meaning

    English (of Dutch origin): from the personal name Die(de)rik, a Dutch and Low German form of the ancient Germanic name Theodoric (see Terry ), composed of the elements theud ‘people, race’ + rīc ‘power(ful), rich’.Americanized form of any of several Flemish, German, and Dutch surnames based on the personal name Diederik (see 1 above), such as Derck , Derick , Derk , and Derek .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Derck
    Derricks
    Terry

    Sources (24)

    • Mary Ann Derrick, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Mary Ann Derick in entry for Hyrum E Gale and Mary Myers, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Sarah Tavinder in entry for Hyrum E. Gale, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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