Roy Ivan Musgrave

18 January 1894–15 January 1949 (Age 55)
Linn, Iowa, United States

The Life of Roy Ivan

When Roy Ivan Musgrave was born on 18 January 1894, in Linn, Iowa, United States, his father, William Louis Musgrave, was 34 and his mother, Gertrude Anderson, was 28. He married Beulah Grace Maxwell on 27 September 1919, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Douglas, Nebraska, United States in 1900. He died on 15 January 1949, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States.

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Roy Ivan Musgrave
Beulah Grace Maxwell
Marriage: 27 September 1919
William W. “Bill” Musgrave
Richard Musgrave
James Musgrave

Spouse and Children

27 September 1919
Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Louis Musgrave


    Gertrude Anderson




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 4

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 15

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

English (Cumbria): variant of Musgrove .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Roy J Musgrave, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Roy I Musgrave, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy I Musgrave in household of William Musgrave, "United States Census, 1910"

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