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Ethel Carow Derby (Roosevelt)

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Birthplace: Oyster Bay, Nassau, New York, United States
Death: Died in Oyster Bay, Nassau, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt, 26th President of the USA and Edith Kermit Carow, First Lady
Wife of Richard Derby, M.D.
Mother of Richard Derby, Jr.; Edith Roosevelt Williams; Sarah Alden Gannett and Judith Quentin Ames
Sister of Gen. Theodore Roosevelt, Jr., Medal of Honor; Kermit B. Roosevelt, I; Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt; Quentin Roosevelt; <private> Roosevelt Medal of Honor and 2 others
Half sister of Alice Lee Longworth; Quentin Roosevelt and (No Name)

Occupation: nurse
Managed by: Henn Sarv
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About Ethel Carow Derby (Roosevelt)

Ethel Carow Roosevelt Derby (1891-1977) was the daughter of Theodore and Edith Kermit Roosevelt. Pragmatic and compassionate even as a girl, Ethel graduated from Washington’s Cathedral School for Girls in 1906, and made her debut in the White House two years later. As First Daughter, she was much more private than her older half-sister, Alice. Ethel married Harvard and Columbia-educated surgeon Richard “Dick” Derby at age 22 in 1913. They lived in Oyster Bay with their children, Richard, Sara Alden, Judith, and Edith. 

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  1. The Roosevelt Women By Betty Boyd Caroli. Page 373
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Ethel Carow Derby's Timeline

1891
August 13, 1891
Oyster Bay, Nassau, New York, United States
1913
April 4, 1913
Age 21
1914
1914
Age 22
1917
1917
Age 25
1920
December 11, 1920
Age 29
Oyster Bay, Nassau, New York, United States
1923
1923
Age 31
1977
December 10, 1977
Age 86
Oyster Bay, Nassau, New York, United States