Roy Glen Toomer

1934–16 February 1996 (Age 62)
Anadarko, Caddo, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Roy Glen

When Roy Glen Toomer was born in 1934, in Anadarko, Caddo, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Ray Wiley Toomer, was 27 and his mother, Sallie Faye Freeman, was 23. He had at least 2 daughters with Patricia Josephine Ryan. He lived in Election Precinct 124, Pueblo, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died on 16 February 1996, in Contra Costa, California, United States, at the age of 62.

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Roy Glen Toomer
Patricia Josephine Ryan
Kelley Frances Toomer
Kristine Elizabeth Toomer

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    Patricia Josephine Ryan




    Kelley Frances Toomer


    Kristine Elizabeth Toomer


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World Events (8)

1934 · Alcatraz Island Becomes Federal Penitentiary

Age 0

Alcatraz Island officially became Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary on August 11, 1934. The island is situated in the middle of frigid water and strong currents of the San Francisco Bay, which deemed it virtually inescapable. Alcatraz became known as the toughest prison in America and was seen as a “last resort prison.” Therefore, Alcatraz housed some of America’s most notorious prisoners such as Al Capone and Robert Franklin Stroud. Due to the exorbitant cost of running the prison, and the deterioration of the buildings due to salt spray, Alcatraz Island closed as a penitentiary on March 21, 1963. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment

Age 17

Before the Twenty-second Amendment, the Presidency didn’t have a set number limit on how many times they could be elected or re-elected to the office of President of the United States. The Amendment sets that limit to two times, consecutively or not, and sets additional conditions for presidents who succeed to the unexpired terms of their predecessors.

Name Meaning

English (Hampshire): unexplained; perhaps related to Old English tumbere or Old French tombeor, tumbeur ‘tumbler’, ‘dancer’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Roy Toomer in household of Raymond Toomer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy Toomer in entry for Kelly Francis Resident Or Toomer De La Rosa, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Roy G Toomer, "California Marriage Index, 1960-1985"

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