Roy Lee Tomlinson

1909–1979 (Age 70)
Valdosta, Lowndes, Georgia, United States

The Life of Roy Lee

When Roy Lee Tomlinson was born on 17 July 1909, in Valdosta, Lowndes, Georgia, United States, his father, Coley Leon Tomlinson, was 24 and his mother, Lillie Ziegler, was 20. He died on 30 August 1979, in Worth, Georgia, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Coley Leon Tomlinson
1884–1953
Lillie Ziegler
1889–
Roy Lee Tomlinson
1909–1979

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 13

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1929

Age 20

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Tomlin .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Roy Lee Tomlinson - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: birth-name: Roy Lee Tomlinson

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