Finnie Jack Derrick

17 November 1934–4 January 2010 (Age 75)
Vici, Dewey, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Finnie Jack

When Finnie Jack Derrick was born on 17 November 1934, in Vici, Dewey, Oklahoma, United States, his father, William Wesley Derrick, was 42 and his mother, Rita Pearl Harper, was 22. He lived in Dewey, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 5, Hidalgo, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 4 January 2010, in Vici, Dewey, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Chesapeake Memorial Gardens, Chesapeake, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Finnie Jack Derrick
Joan Boyed
Marriage: 18 October 1973

Spouse and Children

18 October 1973
Moore, Texas, United States

Parents and Siblings



    David Lynell "Sunny" Derrick



    Dawn Elzabeth Derrick


    Sandra June Derrick



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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1941 · Comanche Code Talkers

Age 7

Many Native Americans from Oklahoma were once again employed as code talkers during WWII to create a code impenetrable by enemies. Rather than Choctaw, a Comanche-language code was developed. Several of these men were sent to invade Normandy to send messages. None of the men were killed and the Comanche code was never broken. 
1954 · Right to Serve on Juries

Age 20

In 1954, women finally won the right to serve on juries.

Name Meaning

1 English and Dutch: from the personal name Derrick (now more commonly spelled Derek in England, earlier Dederick), which was introduced to England in the 15th century, from Dutch Diederick, Dirck ( see Terry ).2 Irish: an English introduction of the same origin as 1, but occasionally a variant of Derrig .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jack Derrick in household of Wesley Derrick, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Finnie J Derrick, "Texas Divorce Index, 1968-2010"
  • Jack Finnie Derrick, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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