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Thomas Morrow Derby
Birth: Apr. 28, 1837
Magherafelt
County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Death: Nov. 5, 1897
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Thomas was born in Magherafelt, Co Derry, in what is now Northern Ireland to merchant John Derby and his wife Margaret Morrow.

On 4 July 1867 Thomas married Mary Elizabeth Lytle at her home in Maghera, County Derry. Both are listed as Methodists and settled in Cookstown where he worked as a woolen draper (seller of cloths).

In 1888 his eldest son John Morrow Derby immigrated to Philadelphia.

About 1893 John's parents and eight younger siblings joined him in Philadelphia and Thomas again worked in the dry goods business.

Sadly Thomas died just four years later, leaving his older sons to help support their mother and his younger siblings.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Lytle Derby (1848 - 1929)
 
 Children:
  John Morrow Derby (1868 - 1954)*
  James Lytle Derby (1872 - 1946)*
  Margaret Derby Lytle (1874 - 1964)*
  Thomas Derby (1876 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
North Cedar Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Fay Carmichael
Record added: Feb 02, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104544994
Thomas Morrow Derby
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Thomas Morrow Derby
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 Added: Feb. 2, 2013
 
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