Roy Vernon Page

1887–1970 (Age 82)
Wilson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Roy Vernon

When Roy Vernon Page was born on 24 October 1887, in Wilson, North Carolina, United States, his father, Frederick Page, was 30 and his mother, Sally Ann Margaret Draughan, was 21. He married Gladys Cooley on 16 April 1921, in Nashville, Nash, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Toisnot Township, Wilson, North Carolina, United States in 1900. He died on 19 May 1970, in Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roy Vernon Page
Gladys Cooley
Marriage: 16 April 1921
Margaret Drughn Page

Spouse & Children

  • Male1887–1970Male

  • Gladys Cooley


16 April 1921
Nashville, Nash, North Carolina, United States


  • Margaret Drughn Page


Parents & Siblings

  • Frederick Page


  • Sally Ann Margaret Draughan




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 10

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 22

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

1 English, Scottish, and French: status name for a young servant, Middle English and Old French page (from Italian paggio, ultimately from Greek paidion, diminutive of pais ‘boy’, ‘child’). The surname is also common in Ireland (especially Ulster and eastern Galway), having been established there since the 16th century.2 North German: metonymic occupational name for a horse dealer, from Middle Low German page ‘horse’.3 (Pagé): North American form of French Paget .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Roy Page in household of Fred Page, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Roy V Page, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Roy Vernon Page, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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