Roy Leon Ashcraft JR

1916–2003 (Age 86)
Jefferson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Roy Leon

When Roy Leon Ashcraft JR was born on 15 June 1916, in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, his father, Roy Leon Ashcraft, was 27 and his mother, Edna Chilton, was 24. He died on 6 February 2003, in Calvary Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Roy Leon Ashcraft JR
1916–2003
Phyllis Donoghoe
1919–2005

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1917

Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 10

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.
1941

Age 25

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Altered form of English Ashcroft .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Roy Ashcraft in household of Roy L Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Roy L Ashcraft in household of Roy L Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy L Ashcraft in household of Roy L Ashcraft, "United States Census, 1930"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.