Roy Francis Guyitt

Male11 July 1885–27 April 1965

Brief Life History of Roy Francis

When Roy Francis Guyitt was born on 11 July 1885, in Orford, Kent, Ontario, Canada, his father, Walter Edward Guyett, was 48 and his mother, Mercy Lyrene Delong, was 40. He married Ethel May Humphrey on 23 February 1910, in Palmyra, Kent, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Elgin, Ontario, Canada in 1901 and Kent, Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died on 27 April 1965, at the age of 79, and was buried in Morpeth, Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Roy Francis Guyitt
1885–1965
Ethel May Humphrey
1887–1945
Marriage: 23 February 1910
Isabel Gertrude Guyitt
1912–2000
Earl Willard Guyitt
1913–1976

Sources (7)

  • Roy Guyett in household of Walter E Guyett, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Roy Guyitt, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • Roy Guyitt, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 February 1910Palmyra, Kent, Ontario, Canada
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (13)

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    World Events (6)

    1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

    Age 1

    In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.

    1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

    Age 21

    Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

    1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

    Age 49

    Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.

    Name Meaning

    American French: variant of Guyette .

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

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