Robert Vincent Lytle

31 October 1900–16 May 1956 (Age 55)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Robert Vincent

When Robert Vincent Lytle was born on 31 October 1900, his father, William P Lytle, was 29 and his mother, Minnie Maud Hills, was 28. He had at least 3 daughters with Opal Pearl Benedict. He lived in Columbia Township, Boone, Missouri, United States in 1940 and Columbia, Boone, Missouri, United States in 1955. He died on 16 May 1956, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Columbia, Boone, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Vincent Lytle
Opal Pearl Benedict
Edith Lorene Lytle
Beverly Ann Lytle
Barbara Ellen Lytle

Spouse and Children




    Barbara Ellen Lytle


    Beverly Ann Lytle


Parents and Siblings

    William P Lytle


    Minnie Maud Hills




    Clara M Lytle



    Ellis Isaiah Lytle


    George Lytle


World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 4

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 16

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

Anglo-Saxon: Lytle, little, small, slender

Sources (3)

  • Robert Lytle, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robert Lytle in entry for Mr Ellis I Lytle, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Robert Vincent Lytle, "Missouri, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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