Roy Ohse

1906–about 1985 (Age 79)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Roy

Roy Ohse was born in 1906, in Illinois, United States. He married Janie Slaughter in 1940. He died about 1985, in Ogle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 79.

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Roy Ohse
1906–1985
Janie Slaughter
1912–1965
Marriage: 1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1940
Chicago,ILL

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 0

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 4

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1927

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

German:1. nickname from Middle High German olt ‘old’, dialect öl. 2. habitational name from a place named Ohl(e), or a topographic name from Middle Low German ōl ‘mud’.

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

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