Alice Fern Loy

10 March 1903–19 August 1951 (Age 48)
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Alice Fern

When Alice Fern Loy was born on 10 March 1903, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Harry Clement Loy, was 38 and her mother, Leonora Cunningham, was 33. She died on 19 August 1951, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Harry Clement Loy
Leonora Cunningham
Myrtle Thelma Loy
Mary C Loy
Harry Clemens Loy
Madge L Loy
Alice Fern Loy

Parents and Siblings


    Leonora Cunningham




    Myrtle Thelma Loy


    Mary C Loy





World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 2

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. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 13

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 German (south and Rhineland) and Dutch: from a reduced form of the medieval personal name Eloy (Latin Eligius, a derivative of eligere ‘to choose or elect’), popularized a 6th-century saint who came to be venerated as the patron of smiths and horses.2 German: habitational name from Loy in Oldenburg.3 Dutch: variant of Lowy .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Fern Loy in household of Harry C Loy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alice F Loy in household of Harry C Loy, "United States Census, 1910"

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