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
Myrtle M. Lunsford
Stanley Edison Oakley
Gracie Holland Oakley
Mary Etta Oakley
Roy Hillman Oakley
Naomi Oakley
Infant Son Oakley
Orville Wright Oakley
Aileen Gray Oakley
Lunsford Oakley
Mildred Oakley
Luther Berle Oakley
Edward Everett Oakley

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+7 More Children

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.

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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