The sub-series contains primary source documents primarily on the property of William J. Derick in Noyan in 1815 to 1907. It consists of land transactions, an account book, family genealogical details, and a record of seigneurial rents.
The sub-series contains information on the property and military life of William Derick II in Noyan from 1847 to 1852. It consists of copies and original land transactions between William Derick II, Joseph Swan, and Gabriel Christie; and military appointment certificates for the Battalion of Rouville Militia.
The sub-series contains primary source information on the life of William Derick from 1840 to 1863. It consists of copies of petitions for commutation of his prison sentence, a letter to William, and a copy of a land transaction between William and his son, Alonzo Derick.