Roy Oliver Tomlinson

1927–1997 (Age 69)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Roy Oliver

When Roy Oliver Tomlinson was born on 12 October 1927, in Illinois, United States, his father, Frank M Tomlinson, was 49 and his mother, Nellie Gertrude McGee, was 35. He died on 3 September 1997, at the age of 69.

Photos & Memories (1)

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

Frank M Tomlinson
Nellie Gertrude McGee
Sarah Elizabeth Tomlinson
Anna Margaret Tomlinson-Jones
Madison McGee Tomlinson
Leonard Andrew Tomlinson
Roy Oliver Tomlinson
Ellen Jean Tomlinson
Kathryn Gertrude Tomlinson

Parents & Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1932 · The Miners Union

Age 5

After a contract proposal reducing wages by $1.10 a day, employees of the United Mine Workers came together and created the Progressive Miners of America in southern Illinois. After discontent arose over the 67 years of operation, the union was dissolved.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 20

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Tomlin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Roy Tomlinson in household of Frank Tomlinson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Roy O Tomlinson in household of Frank M Tomlinson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy O Tomlinson, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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.