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
1840–1926
Sarah Montague Spriggs
1844–1917
Marriage: 22 January 1860
Sarah Rosella Derrick
1864–1942
Zachariah Spriggs Derrick
1866–1947
John Spriggs Derrick
1869–1869
Frank Spriggs Derrick
1870–1950
James Spriggs Derrick
1872–1872
Alfred Spriggs Derrick
1874–1938
Annabell Spriggs Derrick
1876–1921
Mabel Spriggs Derrick
1879–1907
Raymond Spriggs Derrick
1881–1899
Ethel Spriggs Derrick
1884–1891

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 January 1860Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1843
    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.
    1863
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Derck
    Derricks
    Terry

    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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