John ROYALTY was born in 1881. He died in 1933 at the age of 52. Parents: William M. ROYALTY and Sarah Elizabeth SOLOMON.


John W. ROYALTY was born about 1795 in ,Washington, KY. He died on 16 December 1849 at the age of 54 in ,Warrick, IN. Parents: Thomas S. ROYALTY and Esther "Hettie" TRENT.


Jonathan ROYALTY was born in 1792 in NC. He died in March 1850 at the age of 58 in ,Mercer, KY. U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedule, 1850 census, p168, line 34, Roll 13
Jonathan Royalty, 58, M, Married, pob Kentucky, occ: Farmer, cause of death-C (possibly consumption as every other illness starting with a c is spelled out-jek)
"Washington County, Kentucky Wills 1792-1853, compiled by Faye Sea Sanders, 311 Sage Road, Louisville, KY, 20207, copyright 1987, (these are abstracts-jek)
Bill Book I/7
Johnathan Royalty, Will dated 6 Feb 1850, admitted for probate 15 Apr 1850;
Legacies to: Wife Mary Royalty-"to Susan Cammack the land on Elk Run on which Mary Cammack lived when I married her -35/40 acres-I appoint Thomas Brown as agent for Mary and daughter"
My children: John, Enoch T., Elisha, Elijah Royalty, Nancy Jenkins, Fanny Ellis, Mary Maston, Ann Pinkston, and Manda Royalty
Ex: Son John and Thomas Brown
Wit: Andrew Pinkston, Samuel x Pinkston
Signed: Johnathan Royalty
Will Book I-263, Inventory & Appraisal: 21 Jun 1852, by Thomas Moore, Andrew Pinkston and Samuel Pinkston
Will Book I-265, Sales, 8 May 1850-21 Jun 1852,
Adm: Thomas Brown, John Royalty
Will Book I-270
Adm/Sett-19 July 1852, Adm: Thomas Brown, John Royalty
Will Book I-529
Ex/sett-19 Dec 1853-Ex: Thomas Brown, John Royalty
Heirs: Amanda Royalty, Andrew Jenkins, Enoch Royalty, John Masters, Pillman Ellis/wife, John Royalty and Edward Pinkston 1830 census, Washington, KY, p137, M19_42
Johnathan Royalty, M: 1 u 5, 1 5-9, 1 40-49; F: 4 u 5, 1 10-14, 1 15-19, 1 30-39, no slaves Parents: Thomas S. ROYALTY and Esther "Hettie" TRENT.

Spouse: Ann THOMAS.


Joseph Chandler ROYALTY was born in 1856 in Charlotte, Clinton, IA. He died in 1946 at the age of 90. Parents: Oratio Chandler ROYALTY and Elizabeth CASE.


Joseph Henry ROYALTY was born in 1886. He died in 1921 at the age of 35. Parents: William M. ROYALTY and Sarah Elizabeth SOLOMON.


Lewis Chandler ROYALTY was born in 1876 in IA. He died in 1925 at the age of 49. Parents: William M. ROYALTY and Sarah Elizabeth SOLOMON.

Spouse: Nancy Ellen CAMPBELL. Nancy Ellen CAMPBELL and Lewis Chandler ROYALTY were married.


Lewis Edwin ROYALTY was born on 13 February 1886 in Charlotte, Clinton, IA. IA births & christenings index, 1857-1947, ancestry.com, father: Horatio Nelson Royalty, mother: Cora May Crouch, FHL film #1005215
WW1 draft registration, Lewis Edwin Royalty, 2406 Des Moines, Des Moines, Polk, IA, 32, dob February 13, 1886, white, native born, occ: Molder, Emp: Keith Furnace Co., West 11th, Des Moines, Polk, IA, nearest relative: wife (Clara Royalty) 2406 Des Moines, Des Moines, Polk, IA, Signature: L. E. Royalty, (top of card with description missing) 12 Sep 1918, Des Moines, Polk co IA Board He died in 1951 at the age of 65 in IA. He was buried in 1951 at Colo Cemetery in Colo, Story, IA. findagrave.com, Center Section, Row 40-10 1930 census, Des Moines, Polk, IA, p12B ED84, Roll 677, 2406 Des Moines St.
231/234 Lewis Royalty, Head, O, $1750, R, M, W, 44, M, 24, no yes, IA IA IA, yes, Moulder, Stove Mfg Co, W, yes, no
Clara Royalty, wife, F W, 38, M, 19, no yes, IA, Germany, IA, yes, none
Clarion Royalty, son, M, W, 18, S, no yes, IA IA IA, yes, none
Minnie Royalty, dau, F, W, 11, S, yes yes, IA IA IA, yes, none
Parents: Horatio Newton ROYALTY and Cora May CROUCH.

Spouse: Clara E. TRITES. Clara E. TRITES and Lewis Edwin ROYALTY were married on 12 October 1910 in ,Story, IA. IA county marriages, 1838-1934, familysearch.org, Children were: Clarion May ROYALTY, Minnie Catherine ROYALTY.


Louise ROYALTY was born in 1846 in ,Clay, IN. She died in 1886 at the age of 40 in Lemars, IA. Parents: Oratio Chandler ROYALTY and Elizabeth CASE.

Spouse: M. S. WELCH. Louise ROYALTY and M. S. WELCH were married.


Louisiana ROYALTY was born on 16 August 1810 in ,Washington, KY. Tombstone She died on 24 March 1878 at the age of 67 in Charlotte, Clinton, IA. Tombstone She was buried on 25 March 1878 at McClure Cemetery in Charlotte, Clinton, IA. findagrave.com, photo of tombstone Parents: Daniel ROYALTY and Elizabeth "Betsy" DARNELL.

Spouse: Obadiah J. CASE. Louisiana ROYALTY and Obadiah J. CASE were married on 24 October 1825 in ,Washington, KY. KY marriges, 1802-1850, ancestry.com


Martha ROYALTY was born on 20 May 1848 in ,Hardin, KY. She died on 30 May 1897 at the age of 49 in ,Bullitt, KY. She was buried on 31 May 1897 at McNutt Cemetery in ,Bullitt, KY. findagrave.com, photo of tombstone, Martha's birth year is off by 4 years 1850 census, District 1, Hardin, KY, p344B M432_203
569/569 Michael Dailey, 48, M, Carpenter, KY
Lydia Dailey, 41, F, KY, cannot r&w
Martha Royalty, 2, F, KY
Druzilla Humphreys, 64, M, MD
(Druzilla's sex is incorrect-she was Martha Royalty's maternal grandmother-jek) Parents: Thomas S. ROYALTY and Rachel HUMPHREY.


Mary ROYALTY was born in 1878. She died unknown. Parents: George Washington ROYALTY and Elizabeth MUM.


Mary Ann Dorris ROYALTY was born in 1830 in ,Hardin, KY. She died unknown. Parents: Daniel ROYALTY and Ann "Annie" SAUNDERS.

Spouse: John N. POTTER.


Mary Jane ROYALTY was born in 1844 in Clinton, Clinton, IA. She died in 1886 at the age of 42 in Elk Point, Union, SD. Parents: Oratio Chandler ROYALTY and Elizabeth CASE.

Spouse: J. A. FISHER. Mary Jane ROYALTY and J. A. FISHER were married.


Mildred ROYALTY was born in 1880. She died unknown. Parents: William M. ROYALTY and Sarah Elizabeth SOLOMON.


Miles Newton ROYALTY was born in 1846 in Charlotte, Clinton, IA. He died in 1898 at the age of 52 in Akron, Plymouth, IA. Parents: Oratio Chandler ROYALTY and Elizabeth CASE.

Spouse: Evelyn Pinney ROLF. Evelyn Pinney ROLF and Miles Newton ROYALTY were married in 1876 in PA. Children were: Edith ROYALTY, Silva ROYALTY, Ethel ROYALTY, Ethera I. ROYALTY, Addie B. ROYALTY, Bernie May ROYALTY, Nellie ROYALTY, Daniel ROYALTY.


Minnie Catherine ROYALTY was born on 3 May 1918 in Des Moines, Polk, IA. IA county births, 1880-1935 She died on 4 February 2001 at the age of 82 in Des Moines, Polk, IA. SSDI-478-01-3465-IA, last residence 50317 Des Moines, Polk, IA She was buried on 6 February 2001 at Colo Cemetery in Colo, Story, IA. findagrave.com, Plot 18-5 Parents: Lewis Edwin ROYALTY and Clara E. TRITES.

Spouse: MILLER.


Nancy ROYALTY was born in 1808 in ,Washington, KY. Parents: Thomas S. ROYALTY and Esther "Hettie" TRENT.

Spouse: Thomas MOORE.


Nellie ROYALTY was born in 1887. She died unknown. Parents: Miles Newton ROYALTY and Evelyn Pinney ROLF.


Noris ROYALTY was born in 1898. He died unknown. Parents: George Washington ROYALTY and Elizabeth MUM.


Oratio Chandler ROYALTY was born on 17 October 1818 in ,Washington, KY. He died on 30 October 1869 at the age of 51 in Charlotte, Clinton, IA. US Federal 1870 Census Mortality Schedule-covers period from 1 Jun 1869 through 31 May 1870, Horation Royaltyt, 50,male,,white, married, bp KY, month of death-October, Farmer, cause: Consumption, He was buried on 31 October 1869 at McClure Cemetery in Charlotte, Clinton, IA. findagrave.com, photo of tombstone, (date of death is incorrect-jek) McClure Cemetery records state died 30 Oct 1860, age 50 years, 13 days Parents: Daniel ROYALTY and Elizabeth "Betsy" DARNELL.

Spouse: Elizabeth CASE. Elizabeth CASE and Oratio Chandler ROYALTY were married on 10 December 1841 in , Clay, IN. Children were: Mary Jane ROYALTY, Louise ROYALTY, Miles Newton ROYALTY, William M. ROYALTY, George Washington ROYALTY, Sarah Elizabeth ROYALTY, Joseph Chandler ROYALTY, Clara ROYALTY, Horatio Newton ROYALTY.


Orlando ROYALTY was born in 1892. He died in 1982 at the age of 90. Parents: William M. ROYALTY and Sarah Elizabeth SOLOMON.


Rebecca ROYALTY was born in December 1825 in ,Hardin, KY. She died on 27 September 1847 at the age of 21 in ,Hardin, KY. Parents: Daniel ROYALTY and Ann "Annie" SAUNDERS.

Spouse: Henry F. BUSH. Rebecca ROYALTY and Henry F. BUSH were married on 2 March 1843 in ,Hardin, KY. "Hardin County, Kentucky Marriage Records, 1830 to 1850" compiled by Mary Josephine Jones, 1996, published by Ancestral Trails Historical Society, McDowell Publications; License & marriage 2 Mar 1843. Surety Thomas S. Royalty. Man of age. Ann Royalty (alias Ann Sanders), girl's mother, consented in person. Married by J. Rogers, Hardin co KY MB B/1148 Children were: Daniel Webster BUSH.


Samuel ROYALTY was born in 1805 in ,Washington, KY. He died in 1860 at the age of 55 in ,Washington, KY. Parents: Thomas S. ROYALTY and Esther "Hettie" TRENT.

Spouse: Lucinda HEDGES.


Sarah "Sally" ROYALTY was born in 1820 in ,Hardin, KY. She died after 1 June 1880 at the age of 60 in ,Hardin, KY. 1850 census, District 1, Hardin, KY, p350A, M432_203
645/645 George Potter, 39, M, Saddle Tree Maker, NY
Sarah Potter, 30, F, KY
Margaret J. Potter, 11, F, KY, attended school w/i year
Michael T. Potter, 9, M, KY, attended school w/i year
Catherine Potter, 6, F, KY, attended school w/i year
Ellen Potter, 1, F, KY
1860 census, District 3, Hardin, KY, p71, M653_371
530/526 George Potter, 51, M, Farmer, $450, $200, KY
Sarah Potter, 35, F, KY
Margaret J. Potter, 20, F, KY
Michael T. Potter, 18, M, KY, attended school w/i year
Catherine Potter, 15, F, KY, attended school w/i year
Ellen Potter, 11, F, KY, attended school w/i year
Isaac Heughs, 26, M, Farm laborer, --, $100, KY Parents: Daniel ROYALTY and Ann "Annie" SAUNDERS.

Spouse: George POTTER. Sarah "Sally" ROYALTY and George POTTER were married on 6 June 1836 in ,Hardin, KY. "Hardin County, Kentucky Marriages 1830 to 1850" compiled by Mary Josephine Jones, 1996, published by Ancestral Trails Historical Society, McDowell Publications; license issued 6 Jun 1838, Surety Daniel Royalty. Man of age. Daniel Royalty (relationship not stated) gave consent in person. Married by J. Rogers, Hardin co KY MB B/465 Children were: Margaret Jane POTTER, Michael Thomas POTTER, Catherine POTTER, Sarah Helen POTTER.


Sarah Elizabeth ROYALTY was born in 1854 in Charlotte, Clinton, IA. She died in 1886 at the age of 32 in ,Scott, KS. Parents: Oratio Chandler ROYALTY and Elizabeth CASE.

Spouse: Byron THOMPSON. Sarah Elizabeth ROYALTY and Byron THOMPSON were married.


Sarah May ROYALTY was born in 1893. She died in 1985 at the age of 92. Parents: William M. ROYALTY and Sarah Elizabeth SOLOMON.


Silva ROYALTY was born in 1876. She died in 1880 at the age of 4. Parents: Miles Newton ROYALTY and Evelyn Pinney ROLF.


Thomas ROYALTY Jr. was born on 4 July 1797 in ,Washington, KY. He died about 1863 at the age of 66 in ,Brown, IL. Parents: Thomas S. ROYALTY and Esther "Hettie" TRENT.


Thomas S. ROYALTY was born in 1765 in ,Amherst, VA. He died about 1851 at the age of 86 in ,Mercer, KY. 1790 census, Rutherford, NC
Thomas was in KY before 1800 per tax records, the 1800 census for KY does not exist
1810 census, Washington, KY, p307, Roll 8
Thomas Royalty: M: 2 u 10, 2 10-15, 2 16-25, 1 45+; F: 2 u 10, 1 16-25, 1 45+
1820 census, not found in Washington co KY, the Thomas Royalty in the 1820 Mercer co KY census is in the 16-26 age group with no other household members
1830 census, Washington, KY, p137, M19_42
Thos. Royalty, M: 1 15-19, 1 60-69; F: 1 50-59
1840 census, Mercer, KY, p215, Roll 119
Tho. Royalty, M: 1 70-79, F: 1 50-59, 2 people could not r&w
Thos. Royalty: M: 1 15-190, 1 60-69; F: 1 50-59
1850 census, District 2, Mercer, KY, p330A, M432_213
639/639 Thomas Royalty, 85, M, NC, cannot r&w
Sarah Royalty, 68, F, VA, cannot r&w
Eliza Rennolds, 26, F, KY, cannot r&w
James Rennolds, 4, M, KY Parents: Daniel ROYALTY and Margaret TYLER.

Spouse: Esther "Hettie" TRENT. Esther "Hettie" TRENT and Thomas S. ROYALTY were married about 1783. Children were: Hannah ROYALTY, Daniel ROYALTY, Jonathan ROYALTY, Cornelius ROYALTY, John W. ROYALTY, Elizabeth ROYALTY, Thomas ROYALTY Jr., William ROYALTY, Samuel ROYALTY, Nancy ROYALTY.

Spouse: Sarah "Sally" SPEAK. Sarah "Sally" SPEAK and Thomas S. ROYALTY were married on 8 October 1840 in ,Mercer, KY. KY county marriages, 1797-1954, familysearch.org


Thomas S. ROYALTY was born in 1822 in ,Hardin, KY. He died after 1 June 1880 at the age of 58 in Shepherdsville, Bullitt, KY. 1850 census, District 1, Hardin, KY, p350B, M432_203
450/450 Thomas Royalty, 28, M, Tailor, KY
Delila Royalty, 22, F, KY
Ann Burris, 23, F, KY, cannot r&w
1860 census, District 1, Bullitt, KY, p701, M653_358 (misindexed as T. L.)
178/174 T. S. Royalty, 38, M, Cooper, --, $75, KY,
Delila Royalty, 28, F, KY, cannot r&w
Martha Royalty, 12, F, KY, attended school w/i year
Columbus Royalty, 10, M, KY, attended school w/i year
L. A. Royalty, 7, F, KY, attended school w/i year
Permines Royalty, 4, M, KY
1870 census, Shepherdsville, Bullitt, KY, p270B, M593_450
384/384 Thomas S. Royalty, 49, M, W, Laborer, KY, U. S. Citizen
Delilah Royalty, 40, F, W, Keeping house, KY, cannot r&w
Sarah Royalty, 19, F, W, at home, KY
Columbus Royalty, 19, M, W, Laborer, KY, cannot r&w
Parmenis Royalty, 16, M, W, at home, KY
William Royalty, 2, M, W, KY
1880 census, Shepherdsville, Bullitt, KY, p208B ED32, Roll 405
161/163 Thomas Royalty, W, M, 60, M, Laborer, KY KY KY
Delilah Royalty, W, F, 45, wife, M, Keeping house, KY KY KY
Parmenis Royalty, W, M, 26, son, S, Laborer, KY KY KY Parents: Daniel ROYALTY and Ann "Annie" SAUNDERS.

Spouse: Delila BURRIS. Delila BURRIS and Thomas S. ROYALTY were married on 7 December 1849 in ,Hardin, KY. "Hardin County Kentucky Marriages, 1830 to 1850" compiled by Mary Josephine Jones, 1996, published by Ancestral Trails Historical Society, McDowell Publications; License: 7 Dec 1849, Surety, William Bures. Man of age. William Bures, girl's father, consented in person. Mary by R. Thurman, MB C/209

Spouse: Ann Mariah LARKIN. Ann Mariah LARKIN and Thomas S. ROYALTY were married on 26 November 1844 in ,Hardin, KY. "Hardin County, Kentucky Marriages 1830 to 1850, compiled by Mary Josephine Jones, 1996, published by Ancestral Trails Historical Society, and McDowell Publications; License 25 Nov 1844, Surety, Wm. Larkin, Man of age. Wm Larkin, girl's father, consented in person. Marriage 26 Nov 1844 by C. Lovellace, MB B/1271

Spouse: Rachel HUMPHREY. Rachel HUMPHREY and Thomas S. ROYALTY were married on 23 December 1846 in ,Hardin, KY. "Hardin County, Kentucky Marriages 1830 to 1850" compiled by Mary Josephine Jones, published by Ancestry Trails Historical Society, 1996, McDowell Publications; license 22 Dec 1846, Surety Drusilla Humphrey. Man of age. Drusilla Humphrey, girl's mother, consented in person. Mariage 22 Dec 1846, by R. Thurman, Hardin co MB B-1508 Children were: Martha ROYALTY.


William ROYALTY was born in 1803 in ,Washington, KY. He died after 1 June 1840 at the age of 37 in ,Mercer, KY. Parents: Thomas S. ROYALTY and Esther "Hettie" TRENT.


William M. ROYALTY was born on 8 February 1849 in Charlotte, Clinton, IA. He died on 13 September 1925 at the age of 76 in Story City, Woodbury, IA. Parents: Oratio Chandler ROYALTY and Elizabeth CASE.

Spouse: Sarah Elizabeth SOLOMON. Sarah Elizabeth SOLOMON and William M. ROYALTY were married on 30 September 1875 in De Soto, Dallas, IA. Children were: Lewis Chandler ROYALTY, Elizabeth ROYALTY, Mildred ROYALTY, John ROYALTY, Ben ROYALTY, Joseph Henry ROYALTY, Eunice ROYALTY, Anne ROYALTY, Orlando ROYALTY, Sarah May ROYALTY.


Abb ROYSTER was born on 10 September 1880 in ,Henderson, KY. WW1 draft registration, ancestry.com, Abb Royster, RFD2, Robards, Henderson, KY, 38, dob Sept. 10, 1880, white, native born, Farming, RFD2, Robards, Henderson, KY, nearest relative: Homer Wix Royster, RFD2, Robards, Henderson, KY, Signature: Abb Royster, height-5'5", no build marked, blue eyes, black hair, 12 Sep 1918, Henderson, Henderson co KY Board He died on 17 September 1967 at the age of 87 in ,Henderson KY. www.hcpl.org, obituary abstract, The Henderson (KY) Gleaner-Journal, September 19, 1967, p8, Abb Royster, dod 17 Sep 1967, survived by: wife: Nell Royster, brothers: Houston and Luther, stepson: Clarence Weltee, daughter-in-law: Mrs. Ethel Royster, grandchildren: Thomas Royster and Mrs. Nancy Dicken, age 87, residence & pod Henderson, KY, Cemetery: Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, KY He was buried on 19 September 1967 in Henderson, Henderson, KY. findagrave.com, photo of double tombstone Parents: Thomas Wicks ROYSTER and Pauline Elizabeth "Betty" WALKER.


Ben W. ROYSTER was born on 30 June 1886 in ,Henderson, KY. He died on 20 November 1957 at the age of 71 in ,Henderson, KY. He was buried on 22 November 1957 at Corydon Cemetery in Corydon, Henderosn, KY.

Spouse: Julia TURNER. Children were: Marianna ROYSTER.


Carrye Houston ROYSTER was born on 20 July 1905. She was buried on 23 September 1944 at Fernwood Cemetery in Henderson, Henderson, KY. She died on 26 September 1944 at the age of 39 in , Henderson, KY. KY death certificate #1944-20094; Carrie Huston Denton, pod Dentons Crossing near Robards, rural Henderon co KY; residence: RR#1, Robards, Henderson, KY; female white married, dod 21 Sep 1944, cause: being struck by L&N train no. 22 while crossing railroad at Denton's Crossing near Robardsb KY, husband: Julius Denton, 36; dob 20 July 1905, 39y 2m 1d; bp Robards KY, occ: School teacher, father: Otha Royster, Robards KY, mother: Lois Edwards, bp Henderson co KY, informant: Julius E. Denton, 510 Second St. Henderson KY; burial 23 Sep 1944, Fernwood Cemetery Killed by train while carrying first child; cemetery plot 13081/2-4; death certificate # 20094 Parents: Otho ROYSTER and Louisa Jane "Lois" EDWARDS.

Spouse: Julius E. DENTON. Carrye Houston ROYSTER and Julius E. DENTON were married.


Catherine ROYSTER was born on 4 December 1906. She died on 5 January 1990 at the age of 83 in Cincinnati, Hamilton, OH. SSDI-272-32-3921, issued Ohio Parents: Otho ROYSTER and Louisa Jane "Lois" EDWARDS.

Spouse: Frederick D. TOY. Catherine ROYSTER and Frederick D. TOY were married. Children were: Toni CINCINNATI, HAMILTON, OH.


Charles N. ROYSTER was born on 8 January 1866 in ,Henderson, KY. He died on 3 April 1945 at the age of 79 in ,Henderson, KY. KY Death Index, 1911-2000, ancestry.com, certificate #7884; He was buried on 5 April 1945 at Spencer Cemetery in ,Henderson, KY. Parents: Wilkins Newton ROYSTER and Tabitha Jane SPENCER.

Spouse: Florence EDWARDS. Florence EDWARDS and Charles N. ROYSTER were married on 10 November 1892 in ,Henderson, KY. ,Henderson, KY MB 24 p. 81 Children were: Emery Vernon ROYSTER, Nannie Mae ROYSTER, Mary ROYSTER, Hallie Augusta ROYSTER, Henry Stewart ROYSTER.


Dewey Frank ROYSTER was born on 25 June 1918 in ,Halifax, VA. SSDI He died in April 1985 at the age of 66 in South Boston, Halifax, VA. SSDI-228-16-7312-VA; last residence and last benefit: 24592 South Boston, Halifax, VA

Spouse: Catherine Naomi NEWTON. Catherine Naomi NEWTON and Dewey Frank ROYSTER were married.


Eliza M. ROYSTER (private).

Spouse: George Parker PRUITT. Children were: Lucy Ann PRUITT.


Elizabeth Maynard ROYSTER was born in 1765 in ,Mecklenburg, VA. She died in 1844 at the age of 79 in VA.

Spouse: Richard ROYALL. Elizabeth Maynard ROYSTER and Richard ROYALL were married about 1800 in ,Halifax, VA. Children were: Susannah Royster ROYALL.


Emery Vernon ROYSTER was born on 27 August 1893 in Robards, Henderson, KY. WW1 draft registration, Emery Vernon Royster, 23, Robards KY, dob 29 Aug 1893, bp Robards KY USA, Farmer, Self, Robards KY, dependents: wife, married, caucasian, no prior service, claim exemption: wife, signature: Emery Vernon Royster, Tall, Slender, Blue eyes, Brown hair, not bald, no disabilities, 5 June 1917, Robards, Henderson, KY Board He died on 7 March 1961 at the age of 67 in ,Henderson, KY. KY death index, 1911-2000, ancestry. com; KY death certificate #1961-4946; Parents: Charles N. ROYSTER and Florence EDWARDS.

Spouse: Eliza Velma STEELE. Eliza Velma STEELE and Emery Vernon ROYSTER were married on 17 January 1914 in ,Vanderburgh, IN. IN Marriage Collection, 1800-1941, ancestry.com, WPA original record located County Clerk's office, MB55/106

Spouse: Carma J. MELTON. Carma J. MELTON and Emery Vernon ROYSTER were married.


George E. ROYSTER was born on 6 January 1849 in ,Henderson, KY. He died on 19 October 1927 at the age of 78. 1900 census, Robards, Henderson, KY, p2A ED52, Roll 527
24/25 George E. Royster, Head, W, M, Dec 1848, 51, M, 3, KY KY KY, Farmer, 0, yes yes yes, O F F
Laura Royster, wife, W, F, Jan 1863, 36, M, 1-1, KY KY KY, yes yes yes
Eliot Royster, son, W, M, Jan 1889, 10, S, KY KY KY, 5, yes yes yes

Spouse: Laura EDWARDS. Laura EDWARDS and George E. ROYSTER were married on 21 April 1897 in ,Webster, KY. ,Webster, KY MB 17 p. 296


Hallie Augusta ROYSTER was born on 9 January 1909 in , Henderson, KY. She died on 5 March 1992 at the age of 83 in Mililani, Honolulu, HI. SSDI-576-40-3164 Parents: Charles N. ROYSTER and Florence EDWARDS.

Spouse: Powell DEACON. Children were: Donna Kay DEACON.


Hattie ROYSTER was born in March 1862 in ,Henderson, KY. She died in 1910 at the age of 48 in ,Henderson, KY. Tombstone She was buried in 1910 at Ricgewood Cemetery in Spottsville, Henderson, KY. www.hendersonkyhistory.com/Ridgewood/ photo of tombstone

Spouse: Richard T. MORRIS. Hattie ROYSTER and Richard T. MORRIS were married on 14 April 1885 in ,Henderson, KY.


Henry Stewart ROYSTER was born on 16 January 1912 in ,Henderson, KY. He died on 10 January 1915 at the age of 2 in ,Henderson, KY. KY Death certificate #1915-1204, Henry Stewart Royster, Robards Pct, Henderson co KY, male, white, single, dod 10 Jan 1915, cause: convulsions, 2 days, contributory: Epilepsy, dob 16 Jan 1912, 2 y 24d, bp Webster co KY, father: Chas N. Royster, bp Henderson co KY, mother: Florence Edwards, bp Henderson co KY, Informant: E. A. Royster, Robards, KY, Burial: 12 Jan 1915, Spencer Graveyard He was buried on 12 January 1915 at Spencer Cemetery in ,Henderson, KY. Parents: Charles N. ROYSTER and Florence EDWARDS.


Houston ROYSTER was born in August 1886 in ,Henderson, KY. He died on 23 July 1973 at the age of 86 in ,Henderson, KY. www.hcpl.org, obituary abstract, The Henderson (KY) Gleaner-Journal, July 24, 1973, p2, Houston Royster, dod 23 Jul 1973, age 86, residence & pod Henderson, KY, Cemetery: Fernwood, Henderson, KY He was buried on 25 July 1973 at Fernwood Cemetery in Henderson , Henderson, KY. Parents: Thomas Wicks ROYSTER and Pauline Elizabeth "Betty" WALKER.


James W. ROYSTER was born in 1832 in KY. He died on 16 May 1918 at the age of 86.

Spouse: Margaret J. ROYSTER. Children were: Virginia Wilkins ROYSTER.


Lois Elaine ROYSTER was born on 3 October 1928. She died on 23 October 1996 at the age of 68 in Traverse City, Grand Traverse, MI. SSDI-373-28-6648-MI, last residence: 49684 Traverse City, Grand Traverse, MI; MI Deaths 1971-1996, ancestry.com residence: Elmwood, Leelanau, MI Parents: Rudy ROYSTER and Doris "Betty" BANDY.

Spouse: Donald A. ERNST. Lois Elaine ROYSTER and Donald A. ERNST were married on 1 October 1949. Children were: David ERNST, Victoria L. ERNST, Thomas ERNST, Julia ERNST.


Luther ROYSTER was born in April 1884 in ,Henderson, KY. He died on 27 October 1969 at the age of 85 in ,Henderson, KY. www.hcpl.org, obituary abstract, The Henderson (KY) Gleaner-Journal, October 28, 1969, p2, Luther Royster, dod 27 Oct 1969, survived by: grandson, Lawrence Royster, Jr., brother, Houston, age 86, residence: Robards, KY, pod Henderson, KY, Cemetery-not availalbe Parents: Thomas Wicks ROYSTER and Pauline Elizabeth "Betty" WALKER.


Margaret J. ROYSTER was born on 10 October 1838 in KY. She died on 22 December 1891 at the age of 53 in ,Henderson, KY. Parents: Wilkins ROYSTER Jr. and Jane NEWTON.

Spouse: James W. ROYSTER. Children were: Virginia Wilkins ROYSTER.