|Birth: ||Apr. 14, 1841|
|Death: ||Nov. 11, 1915|
Civil War Veteran
Thank You for remembering my dear Grandpa Noah. Your thoughtful kindness is very appreciated. God bless.
༺⊰❁ Noah Edward Derr was the son of George W. Derr and Sarah Mary Strickling Derr, born April 14, 1841. Noah married Henrietta Gorsuch Derr .
Known children of Noah Edward and Henrietta Gorsuch Derr:
1) James A., born January 27, 1865, Westminster, Carroll County
Maryland, died Novenber 21, 1936, Crawford County, Missouri. Married Rachel Grace Baldwin, moved to MO.;
2) Henry "Harry" Clay, born March 31, 1867, Maryland. Died October 21, 1930, Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois. Married Alberta Primmer, moved to Illinois;
3) Clara Virginia "Valentine", born June 28, 1870, Carroll County, Maryland, died on March 14, 1938, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio. Married Warren Shuirr;
4) Arthur "Art" Hammock, born November 9, 1877, Baltimore, Baltimore County Maryland, died on April 15, 1944 in Springfield, Clark County, Ohio. Art married Grace Adele Rust in 1900. Info sourced by Phyllis Stupek and Mary L. Sterling and verified in Derr/Steinberger records, validated by John "Jack" and Zenith Richmond Steinberger;
5) Dollie May, born December 7, 1881, Garrett County, Maryland, died April 4, 1929, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio. Married Harry Edgar Steinberger;
6) Noah Edwin "Edwin" Derr, born September 13, 1883, Selma, Clark Counnty, Ohio; death June 13, 1928, Monroe, Snohomish County, Washington; Burial: Frencliff Cemetery, Springfield, Clark County, Ohio, Sec. H, Lot 552 (Per Scott at Ferncliff Cemetery). Married Mary Ann Laura Lillian Geurin Wilkins in July 7, 1919 in Los Angeles. (Info on Noah Edwin sourced between Phyllis Stupek and Mary L. Sterling);
7) Edward Meise (James Edward), born December 26, 1889, Selma, Clark County, Ohio. According to records due to his christening occurring two years after his actual birth in 1889, when Henrietta passed, and is listed as 1891 at adoption by Frederick Augustus and Sarah Wolfe Derr. Edward went back to Noah in adulthood having never accepted his adoption. Edward passed away in 1919 at Cook Base Hospital 28.
GG-Grandpa Noah was a farmer and also a driver of a 20-mule team for the famous Borax Company. Later he became a home gardener. He died from tuberculosis.
His son Edward also suffered from TB and moved out from Arizona due to the disease, returning to Ohio and entered the hospital where he later died from the terrible disease. We have been able to locate his son Edward's burial place in Preble County, Ohio. He passed away 4 years, one month, and one day after his father of the same disease that ravaged and claimed so many lives.
May our beloved Noah rest in the loving peace of God knowing we have now found his loved son Edward, whom we pray now rests in peace.
1) Constance Steinberger Bair, member of Daughters of the American Revolution,
2) Alice Powell Steinberger,
3) Meriel Steinberger Sterling,
4) John "Jack" William Steinberger, and
5) Ralph E. Steinberger.
THANK YOU to Hans. ♥Jღ for the addition of the photo of my GG-Grandpa Noah.
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George Washington Derr (1798 - 1860)
Sarah Mary Strickling Derr (1805 - 1880)
Henrietta Gorsuch Derr (1845 - 1889)
James A. Derr (1865 - 1936)*
Henry Clay Derr (1867 - 1930)*
Clara Virginia Derr Shuirr (1870 - 1938)*
Arthur Hammock Derr (1877 - 1944)*
Dollie May Derr Steinberger (1881 - 1929)*
Noah Edwin Derr (1883 - 1928)*
Edward M. Derr (1889 - 1919)*
Harriett E. Derr (1833 - 1905)*
George W Derr (1834 - 1900)*
Noah Edward Derr (1841 - 1915)
Note: Interred 11/13/1915
Plot: Section H, Lot 552
Maintained by: Little✿Bird
Originally Created by: Robert "Rob" Weller
Record added: Jul 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40053663