Roy D Johnson

1912–1985 (Age 73)
Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Roy D

When Roy D Johnson was born in 1912, in Oklahoma, United States, his father, Roy Johnson, was 26 and his mother, Ray Nola Bailey Johnson, was 23. He had at least 2 sons with Christine Bingham Johnson. He lived in Wolf, Seminole, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. He died in 1985, in Ada, Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 73.

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Roy Johnson
Ray Nola Bailey Johnson
Roy D Johnson
Myrtle Johnson
Lillie Johnson
Evelyn Johnson
Arley Johnson

Parents and Siblings

    Roy Johnson


    Ray Nola Bailey Johnson





    Myrtle Johnson


    Lillie Johnson


    Evelyn Johnson


    Arley Johnson


World Events (3)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 0

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1917 · The Green Corn Rebellion

Age 5

A farmer’s revolt known as the Green Corn Rebellion resulted due to frustration toward landowners and local authorities. A small group of wealthy landowners obtained property by fraudulent means which forced many Oklahoma farmers into a tenancy in 1917. Many farmers joined the Working Class Union who became hostile toward county officials. Hundreds of men gathered on the farm of John Spears in Sasakwa where they planned to march to Washington to repeal the draft act and end the war. Their plan included eating green corn and beef along the way, which gave the rebellion its name. An informer alerted authorities and their effort was halted as several groups collided with the rebels, firing shots into the air. The men scattered, three were killed, over 400 were arrested, and 150 were convicted and received federal prison sentences.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (2)

  • R D Johnson in household of Roy Johnson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Roy D Johnson, "United States Census, 1940"

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