Derrick Nicholas Bean

3 February 1937–September 2003 (Age 66)
Bridlington, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Derrick Nicholas

Derrick Nicholas Bean was born on 3 February 1937, in Bridlington, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom as the son of Emily Hick. He died in September 2003, in North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Emily Hick
1904–1979
John D Bean
1926–
Roy Desmond Bean
1929–1980
Douglas C Bean
1931–
Edith Helen Bean
1932–2002
William Michael Bean
1933–1936
George B Bean
1934–
John Trevor Bean
1936–1936
Derrick Nicholas Bean
1937–2003
Geoffrey D Bean
1938–
Kenneth Malcom Bean
1939–1967
Raymond Bean
1943–2003

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    John D Bean

    Male1926–Male

    Male1929–1980Male

    Douglas C Bean

    Male1931–Male

    Female1932–2002Female

    William Michael Bean

    Male1933–1936Male

+6 More Children

World Events (3)

1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 2

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.
1940

Age 3

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.
1945

Age 8

The UK becomes a permanent member of the UN Security Council.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of beans, from Old English bēan ‘beans’ (a collective singular). Occasionally it may have been applied as a nickname for a someone considered of little importance.2 English: nickname for a pleasant person, from Middle English bēne ‘friendly’, ‘amiable’ (of unknown origin; there is apparently no connection with Bain or Bon ).3 Scottish: Anglicized form of the Gaelic personal name Beathán, a diminutive of beatha ‘life’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2005
  • England & Wales, Birth Index: 1916-2005

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