Lester Derby Sr.
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Lester Edwin Derby Sr. (1894 - 1972)

Lester Edwin "Ted" Derby Sr.
Born in Blakesburg, Wapello Co, Iowamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 6 Mar 1915 in TXmap
Descendants descendants
Father of , [private daughter (1910s - unknown)], , , [private daughter (1920s - 2010s)], [private daughter (1930s - unknown)] and [private son (1930s - unknown)]
Died at age 78 in Wichita Falls, TXmap
Profile last modified | Created 3 Jan 2010
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Descendant of John Strong (1605-1699)..
Descendant of Thomas Ford (1590-1676)..

1900 Census: Ware, Boyd County, Nebraska - Derby, Frank (29) b. Oct 1870 IA, m. 6 yrs (both parents b. IA); Hattie - wife (26) b. March 1874 IA (father b. KY & mother b. IN) m. 6yrs, 2 births/2 living; Lester - son (5) b. November 1894 IA; Norene - son (3) b. May 1897; Homer - brother (22) b. Feb 1878 IA

1910 Census: Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Texas - Derby, Frank (39); Hattie (36); Lester E (15); Noreen D (12); Paul L (8); John A (5); Dorothy (4); Roy (4/12)

1920 Census: Wichita Co, Wichita Falls, TX - 2503 Buchannan St Lester Derby - head of household (25) - can read & write - b. in IA - occupation laborer in glass factory Emma Derby - wife (21) - can read & write - b. in NY Marion Derby - daughter (2 yr 1 mo) b. in TX Norman Derby (1 yr 3 mos) b. in TX

1930 Census: Wichita Co, Wichita Falls, TX - 2503 Buchannan Street Lester Derby - head of household (35) - can read & write - b. in IA - parents both b. in IA - married at age 21 - occupation bakery salesman - not a veteran Emma Derby - wife (31) - can read & write - b. in NY - married at age 16 Marion Derby - daughter (13) b. in TX Norman Derby - son (11) b. in TX Lester E Derby Jr - son (5) b. in TX Evelyn M - daughter (2) b. in TX

Live next door to Emma's parents & siblings - they are at 2501 Buchannan St


210.Lester Edwin5 Derby, Sr. (Frank4, John M.3, Charles W.2, Jonathan M.1) was born 30 Nov 1894 in Blakesburg, Wapello Co., Iowa, and died 21 Dec 1972 in Wichita Falls, Wichita Co., Texas.He married Emma Marie Gouchie 06 Mar 1915 in Texas, daughter of David Gouchie and Olive Aumond.She was born 30 Jan 1899 in Elmira, New York, and died 11 Oct 1984 in Wichita Falls, Wichita Co., Texas. More About Lester Edwin Derby, Sr.: Occupation: 1917, Shipping clerk at Wichita Falls Motor Co. in Wichita Falls, Texas Religion: 1930, Wichita Falls, Texas Residence: Bet. 1917 - 1918, 1505 Buchanan, Wichita Falls, Wichita Co., Texas More About Lester Derby and Emma Gouchie: Marriage: 06 Mar 1915, Texas

Children of Lester Derby and Emma Gouchie are: 355. i. MARIAN JANET6 DERBY, b. Private. ii. NORMAN VINCENT DERBY, b. 1918, Wichita Falls, Wichita Co., Texas; d. 13 Dec 1991, Wichita Falls, Wichita Co., Texas; m. EVELYN J. BECKHAM, Private; b. Private. More About NORMAN DERBY and EVELYN BECKHAM: Private-Begin: Private iii. LESTER EDWARD DERBY, JR., b. 30 Jul 1924, Wichita Falls, Wichita Co., Texas; d. 28 Jun 1991, Tacoma, Pierce Co, Washington. 356. iv. EVELYN MARGARET DERBY, b. Private. 357. v. DAVID JOSEPH DERBY, b. Private. 358. vi. DIANNE SUE DERBY, b. Private.

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Looking for ancestors or related family on my father's side frank vern Derby, my father Francis Carl is the only son of frank vern Derby both deceased
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