Roy Hillman Oakley

28 May 1912–9 October 1964 (Age 52)
Timberlake, Person, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Roy Hillman

When Roy Hillman Oakley was born on 28 May 1912, in Timberlake, Person, North Carolina, United States, his father, Luther Garland Oakley, was 33 and his mother, Myrtle M. Lunsford, was 27. He lived in Allensville, Person, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. He died on 9 October 1964, at the age of 52, and was buried in Person, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Luther Garland Oakley
1878–1947
Myrtle M. Lunsford
1885–1950
Stanley Edison Oakley
1906–2000
Gracie Holland Oakley
1909–1991
Mary Etta Oakley
1910–1993
Roy Hillman Oakley
1912–1964
Naomi Oakley
1914–2004
Infant Son Oakley
1916–1916
Orville Wright Oakley
1917–1983
Aileen Gray Oakley
1920–1977
Lunsford Oakley
1922–1944
Mildred Oakley
1924–
Luther Berle Oakley
1928–2014
Edward Everett Oakley
1931–1977

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 6

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1927

Age 15

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places in southern and central England named with the Old English elements āc ‘oak’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Royal Oakley in household of Luther G Oakley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Roy Oakley in household of Luther G Oakley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Roy Oakley in entry for Luther Berle Oakley, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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