Horace W. Royer

5 December 1908–23 March 1995 (Age 86)
Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Horace W.

When Horace W. Royer was born on 5 December 1908, in Massachusetts, United States, his father, Harry Kratz Royer, was 23 and his mother, Rose Henrietta Provost, was 23. He died on 23 March 1995, in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Harry Kratz Royer
1885–1974
Rose Henrietta Provost
1885–
Horace W. Royer
1908–1995

Parents and Siblings

    Male1885–1974Male

    Rose Henrietta Provost

    Female1885–Female

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

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.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 9

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1931

Age 23

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English and French: occupational name for a wheelright, from Old French roier, rouwier, rouer, roer.2 French: from a Germanic personal name composed of hrōd ‘renown’ + hari, heri ‘army’.3 Respelling of German Rauer .

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

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