Daniel Amendes Derr

24 August 1862–25 September 1936 (Age 74)
West Penn Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Daniel Amendes

When Daniel Amendes Derr was born on 24 August 1862, in West Penn Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Daniel Knerr Derr, was 32 and his mother, Hannah Hauser, was 33. He married Clara Hein about 1884. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in West Penn, West Penn Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. He died on 25 September 1936, in Tamaqua, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Pottsville, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Amendes Derr
1862–1936
Clara Hein
1866–1925
Marriage: about 1884
Minnie Louella Derr
1886–1960
Alvin Franklin Derr
1888–1947
Kathryn Mantana Derr
1890–1949
Gertrude Emma Derr
1894–
Jacob William Derr
1895–1975
Harry John Derr
1897–
Hattie May Derr
1899–
Lottie Annabel Derr
1902–1952
Thomas Edward Derr
1906–1969

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1884
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Mary Derr

    Female1853–1875Female

    Peter Hauser Derr

    Male1855–1859Male

    Hannah Derr

    Female1858–Female

    Male1862–1936Male

    Fanny Derr

    Female1864–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 1

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 20

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Southern and eastern German: nickname for a thin person, a variant of Dürr ( see Durr ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Daniel A Derr in household of Louis Caputo, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Daniel H Derr, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Daniel A Derr, "United States Census, 1900"

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