Roy Chewin Crites

27 February 1889–9 June 1964 (Age 75)
Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming Territory, United States

The Life of Roy Chewin

When Roy Chewin Crites was born on 27 February 1889, in Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming Territory, United States, his father, Aiken C. Crites, was 29 and his mother, Marie Goff, was 22. He married Alice Teresa Moynahan on 5 January 1909, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States for about 20 years and Ogden City Legislative District 4, Ogden City Election Precinct, Weber, Utah, United States for about 5 years. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 9 June 1964, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Roy Chewin Crites
Alice Teresa Moynahan
Marriage: 5 January 1909
Mark Aiken Crites

Spouse and Children


    Alice Teresa Moynahan


5 January 1909
Weber, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 7

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 20

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kreutz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Roy Crites in household of Earl Stanley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy C Crites in household of Aiken C Crites, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Roy C Crites in household of Acorn C Crites, "United States Census, 1910"

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