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George Washington Derr, Sr
Birth: Dec. 21, 1798
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 29, 1860
Carroll County
Maryland, USA

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༺⊰❁ George Washington Derr was the son of Johann George "John" and Elisabeth Wentz Derr, born December 21, 1798, in Pennsylvania. He married Sarah Mary Strickling around 1825.

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7. George (W.) Derr, born 21 Dec 1798, died 29 Apr 1860, Carroll Co., MD (Tombstone and John W. Derr Bible records)

Carroll Co., MD 31 Jul 1854: Orphan's Court
Heard satisfactory evidence that John Derr, late pensioner (former drummer in revolution) died 15 Jul 1854, leaving a widow, and surviving children: Catherine, Elizabeth, Jacob, John and George W. Derr,
the last named having qualified as Administrator in this Court on this date.

Baltimore, 1 August 1854, George W. Derr (signature) makes oath that his late father resided in Carroll Co. for 30 years and previously thereto in Baltimore Co. Sworn before John S. Gittings (signature) Pension Agent, same day.

George W. Derr collected $785.30 arrears, due from
March 1831 to 15 July, 1854.

George W. Derr, born 21 Dec 1798, PA (no Baptism record found) died 29 Apr 1860, Carroll Co., MD (Tombstone record) buried St. John's (Leister's) Lutheran Church, Leister's Church Rd, off Manchester Rd, Carroll Co., MD

Married Sarah Mary Strickling, b. ca 1805, about 1825, Carroll Co., MD

1850 Census Maryland Carroll Co. Dist. 8 p. 177

George Derr, 49, b. PA
Sarah, 45, b. MD

John S., 24, b. MD
Samuel, 22, b. MD
William, 19, b. MD
Harriett E., 17. b. MD
George W., 15, b. MD
Mary Ann, 12, b. MD
Jacob F., 11, b. MD
Noah, 9. b. MD
Martha Ellen Derr Ramby, 4 (sic) 14, b. MD
MLS Note: Born August 31, 1845 in Carroll County, Maryland, USA; Death on August 4, 1918 in Clark County, Ohio, USA. Married Thomas Benton Ramby.

10. Noah Derr, b. ca 1841, In 1870 Census, MD, Carroll Co., Westminster p. 512
Noah Derr, 29, farmer,
wife Henrietta S. (nee Gorsuch), 25

sons, James A., 5, Henry Clay, 3.

1910 Census Ohio Clark Co. Springfield -
Durr, Noah 69 wd Md Md Md gardner
home garden
Dierburger (Steinberger), Harry son-in-law 32 m1 13 years OH-
laborer factory
Dollie dau 29 m1 13y 3ch/3liv

Clarence (grand)son 12
Chester grandson 9
Ralph grandson 5

Descendants of George W Derr (Jr.) b. 5 Apr 1834 d. 27 Sep 1900,
Married Sarah Ann Sharrer on 15 Sep 1853, Resided Piatt Co., IL in 1880
(Name spelled George W Dere in 1880 Census)

1870 Census: Illinois, Piatt Co. Sangamon Dist. Monticello, p. 386
George W. Derr, 36,
wife, Sarah, 37
Jacob, 15,
Mary, 14,
Elverna, 12,
John (sic) (prob Jane), 10,
David, 8,
John, 6,
Noah, 4.

Per Robert Lewis, genforum. genealogy. com.

10. Noah Derr, b. ca 1841, In 1870 Census, MD, Carroll Co., Westminster p. 512
Noah Derr, 29, farmer,
wife Henrietta S. (nee Gorsuch), 25

sons, James A., 5, Henry Clay, 3.

1910 Census Ohio Clark Co. Springfield -
Durr, Noah 69 wd Md Md Md gardner
home garden
Dierburger (Steinberger), Harry son-in-law 32 m1 13 years OH-
laborer factory
Dollie dau 29 m1 13y 3ch/3liv

Clarence (grand)son 12
Chester grandson 9
Ralph grandson 5

Descendants of George W Derr (Jr.) b. 5 Apr 1834 d. 27 Sep 1900,
Married Sarah Ann Sharrer on 15 Sep 1853, Resided Piatt Co., IL in 1880
(Name spelled George W Dere in 1880 Census)

1870 Census: Illinois, Piatt Co. Sangamon Dist. Monticello, p. 386
George W. Derr, 36,
wife, Sarah, 37
Jacob, 15,
Mary, 14,
Elverna, 12,
John (sic) (prob Jane), 10,
David, 8,
John, 6,
Noah, 4.

Per Robert Lewis, genforum. genealogy. com.

George W. Derr, Jr. and Sarah Sharer Derrs daughter Lu Etta Derr Miller, B. May 30, 1873 in Piatt County, IL.; D. Feb. 28, 1937 in Alva, Woods County, OK. Alva Municipal Cemetery Plot A-048-07

Lu Etta Derr, b. 30 May 1873, d. 1937, Married a Miller. We have not located the name of her husband other than the last name at this time.

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May you rest in peace in the eternal loving arms of our Lord Jesus Christ.

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References:
1) Constance Steinberger Bair, member of Daughters of the American Revolution,
2) Alice Powell Steinberger
3) Meriel Steinberger Sterling
4) Mary L. Sterling
Further References:
2) Melissa Wolfe Roach concerning Lu Etta Derr Miller.

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 Parents:
  John George Derr (1760 - 1854)
  Elisabeth Barbara Wentz Derr (1763 - 1850)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Mary Stricklin Derr (1805 - 1880)*
 
 Children:
  Harriet S Derr Sprinkle (1833 - 1905)*
  George Washington Derr (1834 - 1900)*
  Jacob F. Derr (1839 - 1923)*
  Noah Edward Derr (1841 - 1915)*
  Martha Ellen Derr Ramby (1845 - 1918)*
 
 Sibling:
  Johannes Wentz Derr (1789 - 1872)*
  George Washington Derr (1798 - 1860)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery
Mexico
Carroll County
Maryland, USA
Plot: B04A-11
 
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Originally Created by: Donna Jones
Record added: Feb 21, 2010
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George Washington Derr, Sr
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