Roy Wilberforce Page

1898–1980 (Age 82)
Walker Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Roy Wilberforce

When Roy Wilberforce Page was born on 20 February 1898, in Walker Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Henry Thomas Page, was 23 and his mother, Carrie E. Helwig, was 21. He married Mary May Elsasser in 1922. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Monroe Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. He died in August 1980, in Myerstown, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Annville, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roy Wilberforce Page
1898–1980
Mary May Elsasser
1899–1930
Marriage: 1922
Dorothy Mary Page
1914–1924
Richard Page
1923–1956

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1922
children

(2)

  • Dorothy Mary Page

    Female1914–1924Female

  • Male1923–1956Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 7

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1920

Age 22

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

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 W Page, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Roy Page in household of Henry Page, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Roy W Page in household of Henry T Page, "United States Census, 1910"

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