Melchi Derry


Melchi Derry


Children Of Melchi & Martha Jane Swaney-Derry:

Nathan Derry

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Jacob & Nancy Hartman-Derry


Bazil Derry, b. 1843


Mary Ellen Derry



Bazil & Mary Polly Schultz-Derry


Jacob? & Mary "Old Moll" Derry

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No Picture Available MELCHI DERRY born 1844, d. 1912. He married MARTHA JANE SWANEY. He was a son of Jacob-1816.



Original Gates Homestead

Lady in the black dress with her hair pulled back in a bun and seated in a chair is MARTHA JANE SWANEY (1851-1914) who married MELCHI DERRY (1844-1912). Melchi was Bazil's (1843-1917) brother and also another son of Jacob-1816 and Nancy.

Photo Courtesy Cathy Gates

Gates Homestead of Recent years
(The old covered porch is still there)

Photos are from "A Touch Of Nostalgia", by Jack Gates
(Barbara's Grandson)

Photo Courtesy, Joan Brown Derry



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