Raymond Clifton Joy

27 August 1905–1 January 1983 (Age 77)
Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life of Raymond Clifton

When Raymond Clifton Joy was born on 27 August 1905, in Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States, his father, George William Joy, was 52 and his mother, Carrie Evelyn Morrill, was 43. He married Mary Edna Riggs on 1 January 1927, in Waterbury, Washington, Vermont, United States. He lived in Waterbury, Washington, Vermont, United States in 1930. He died on 1 January 1983, in Graniteville, Barre City, Washington, Vermont, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Wilson Cemetery, Barre City, Washington, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raymond Clifton Joy
Mary Edna Riggs
Marriage: 1 January 1927

Spouse and Children

1 January 1927
Waterbury, Washington, Vermont, United States

Parents and Siblings

    George William Joy


    Carrie Evelyn Morrill




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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a person of a cheerful disposition, from Middle English, Old French joie, joye. In some cases it may derive from a personal name (normally borne by women) of this origin, which was in sporadic use during the Middle Ages.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Raymond C Joy, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Raymond C Joy in household of George W Joy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Raymond C Joy in household of George W Joy, "United States Census, 1910"

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