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Fleming Van Buren Derrick
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1839
Madison County
Alabama, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 1891
Brown County
Texas, USA

Parents:
Father: Jefferson Jackson Derrick (1818-1867), son of Simon Derrick and Lydia Tipton.

Mother: Theresa Devinney (sp?)(1819-before 1842), daughter of James Devinney and Bridget Light.

He married Sidney Taylor Millholland, daughter of Levi Millholland and Sarah Jane Lindley , 13 July 1858 in Hopkins Co., Texas.

1862-1865 Confederate Soldier - Mustered in 8 Feb 1862, Denton, Texas into the 17th Consolidated Regiment, Texas Dismounted Cavalry. Served in Co. G, 18th Texas Cavalry, Darnell's Regiment which became Co. H, Granbury's Consolidated Texas Brigade in 1865.

Occupation: Carpenter, Steeple Jack

Death: Family story is that he fell to his death from a building on a construction site.

Wife: Sidney Taylor Millholland (1843-1917)

Children:
Sarah "Sallie" Derrick (1859- )
Margaret Jane Derrick (1860-1861)
Eldretty "Lizzy" Derrick (1862-1863)
James Washington Derrick (1866-1934)
Jasper Herbert Derrick (1868-1933)
Judith Derrick (1869- )
Van Newton Derrick (1871-1933)
Murtis Noria (Derrick) Keel (1875-1937)
Jay Gould Derrick (1883-1941)

The Derrick family line can be traced back to Johann Simon Derk (Derrick), born 1718 in Germany and came to America on the ship 'St. Andrew' in 1738. He died in 1787 and is buried in Old Pine Church in Frederick Co., Virginia.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Jefferson Jackson Derrick (1818 - 1867)
  Theresa Davanay Derrick (1819 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Sidney Taylor Millholland Kilgore (1843 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  James Washington Derrick (1866 - 1934)*
  Murtes Neora Derrick Keel (1875 - 1937)*
  Jay Gould Derrick (1883 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenleaf Cemetery
Brownwood
Brown County
Texas, USA
Plot: Public Grounds section; block F; lot 12
 
Created by: Cindy
Record added: Dec 04, 2012
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Fleming Van Buren Derrick
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Fleming Van Buren Derrick
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Fleming Van Buren Derrick
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- Cindy
 Added: Mar. 5, 2014
In honor of my 2x great grandfather~
- Cindy
 Added: Feb. 4, 2013
 
 
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