Roy Cary

9 February 1895–December 1976 (Age 81)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Roy

When Roy Cary was born on 9 February 1895, in Nebraska, United States, his father, John M. Cary, was 45 and his mother, Elizabeth J. Wilson, was 36. He married Mildred Madge Barnett on 30 December 1915, in Pierce, Pierce, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Haymow Township, Stanton, Nebraska, United States in 1910 and Brenna Township, Wayne, Nebraska, United States in 1920. He died in December 1976, in Norfolk, Madison, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Pilger Cemetery, Pilger, Stanton, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roy Cary
Mildred Madge Barnett
Marriage: 30 December 1915
Wilbur Eldon Cary
Lyle Eldon Cary
Normon Leroy Cary

Spouse and Children

30 December 1915
Pierce, Pierce, Nebraska, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Adda Myrtle Cary


    William A. Cary



    Orice N. Cary


    Herman Cary


+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 3

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Age 22

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant spelling of Carey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Roy Carey in household of J M Carey, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Roy Cary, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy Cary, "United States Census, 1930"

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