Zachariah Thomas Derrick

19 June 1840–15 March 1926 (Age 85)
Poplar, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Zachariah Thomas

When Zachariah Thomas Derrick was born on 19 June 1840, in Poplar, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Zachariah Wise Derrick, was 26 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Shepherd, was 27. He married Sarah Montague Spriggs on 22 January 1860, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 15 March 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Zachariah Thomas Derrick
Sarah Montague Spriggs
Marriage: 22 January 1860
Sarah Rosella Derrick
Zachariah Spriggs Derrick
John Spriggs Derrick
Frank Spriggs Derrick
James Spriggs Derrick
Alfred Spriggs Derrick
Annabell Spriggs Derrick
Mabel Spriggs Derrick
Raymond Spriggs Derrick
Ethel Spriggs Derrick

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 January 1860Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 14
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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.

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    Sources (90)

    • Zachariah Derrick in household of Zacariah Derrick, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Zachariah T in entry for Mary B Derrick, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Zackarias Derrick, "United States Census, 1880"

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