Polly Royster

F
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     Polly Royster was the daughter of Francis Royster and Nancy Robards. Polly was married to (?) Crews.
     Her married name was Crews (Royster).

(?) Crews

M
Last Edited=February 1, 1999
     (?) was married to Polly Royster, daughter of Francis Royster and Nancy Robards.

Jane Royster

F
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     Jane Royster was the daughter of Francis Royster and Nancy Robards.

Cas Royster

M
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     Cas Royster was the son of Francis Royster and Nancy Robards.

Sarah Royster

F
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     Sarah Royster was the daughter of Francis Royster and Nancy Robards. Sarah was married to (?) Cox.
     Her married name was Cox (Royster).

(?) Cox

M
Last Edited=February 1, 1999
     (?) was married to Sarah Royster, daughter of Francis Royster and Nancy Robards.

David Morrison Royster Jr.

M, b. December 18, 1840
Last Edited=March 29, 2012
     David was born on Friday, December 18, 1840. He was the son of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown. David, age 25, was married to Amanda C. Porter Thursday, October 18, 1866 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 007, Page 254.
     David (age 9) was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 241, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 David (age 19) was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 515, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2

Children of David Morrison Royster Jr. and Amanda C. Porter

Citations

  1. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Amanda C. Porter

F
Last Edited=August 9, 2005
     Amanda was married to David Morrison Royster Jr., age 25, son of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown, Thursday, October 18, 1866 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 007, Page 254.
     As of Thursday, October 18, 1866, her married name was Royster (Porter).

Augusta Royster

F
Last Edited=January 12, 1999
     Augusta Royster was the daughter of David Morrison Royster Jr. and Amanda C. Porter. Augusta was married to Robert Walker.
     Her married name was Walker (Royster).

Child of Augusta Royster and Robert Walker

William Royster

M
Last Edited=December 15, 1998
     William Royster was the son of David Morrison Royster Jr. and Amanda C. Porter.

Daisy Royster

F
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     Daisy Royster was the daughter of David Morrison Royster Jr. and Amanda C. Porter.

Robert Walker

M
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     Robert was married to Augusta Royster, daughter of David Morrison Royster Jr. and Amanda C. Porter.

Child of Robert Walker and Augusta Royster

Elbert Walker

M
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     Elbert Walker was the son of Robert Walker and Augusta Royster.

Mary Jane Royster

F, b. April 12, 1844
Last Edited=May 24, 2010
     Mary was born on Friday, April 12, 1844. She was the daughter of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown. Mary, age 23, was married to William Moorehead Thursday, November 7, 1867 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 008, Page 119.
     Mary (age 6) was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 241, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Mary (age 16) was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 515, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 As of Thursday, November 7, 1867, her married name was Moorehead (Royster). Mary (age 36) was listed as wife living with William Moorehead on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 78, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Citations

  1. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Henry F. Royster

M, b. May 10, 1842
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     Henry was born on Tuesday, May 10, 1842. He was the son of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown.

John William Royster

M, b. November 15, 1845
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     John was born on Saturday, November 15, 1845. He was the son of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown.
     John (age 4) was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 241, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 John (age 14) was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 515, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 He is listed as Surety at the marriage of Susan Caroline Royster and Charles Edward Moore Thursday, December 26, 1867 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. He is listed as Surety at the marriage of Lucy C. Royster and John D. Melton Thursday, December 13, 1877 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.

Citations

  1. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Theodore Royster

M, b. January 7, 1849, d. September 22, 1929
Last Edited=November 9, 2012
     Theodore was born on Sunday, January 7, 1849 in Kentucky, USA.1 He was the son of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown. Theodore, age 21, was married to Elvira Ann Staples, age 15, daughter of Alpheus B. Staples and Mary Susan Hester, Thursday, December 1, 1870 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 010, Page 352. Theodore died on Sunday, September 22, 1929 at age 80 years, 8 months and 15 days.1 His body was interred after September 22, 1929 in McMullin Cemetery, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     Theodore (age 1) was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 241, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Theodore (age 11) was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 515, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Theodore (age 21) was listed as a household member living with Martilla Caroline Brown on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 54, Cairo, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Theodore was listed as a neighbor of Wilkins Royster Jr. on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 80, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Theodore (age 31) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Elvira (age 24) on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 79, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Theodore was listed as a neighbor of William Moorehead on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 78, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Theodore (age 51) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Elvira (age 44) on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 268, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6

Children of Theodore Royster and Elvira Ann Staples

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 108. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Elvira Ann Staples

F, b. September 1, 1855, d. February 12, 1940
Last Edited=November 9, 2012
     Elvira was born on Saturday, September 1, 1855.1 She was the daughter of Alpheus B. Staples and Mary Susan Hester. Elvira, age 15, was married to Theodore Royster, age 21, son of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown, Thursday, December 1, 1870 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 010, Page 352. Elvira died on Monday, February 12, 1940 at age 84 years, 5 months and 11 days.1 Her body was interred after February 12, 1940 in McMullin Cemetery, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     As of Thursday, December 1, 1870, her married name was Royster (Staples). Elvira (age 24) was listed as wife living with Theodore Royster on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 79, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Elvira (age 44) was listed as Theodore Royster's wife on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 268, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Elvira (age 74) was listed as a mother living with Herbert W. Royster on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 123, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4

Children of Elvira Ann Staples and Theodore Royster

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 108. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.

David Royster

M, b. September 22, 1872, d. January 4, 1961
Last Edited=April 4, 2013
     David was born on Sunday, September 22, 1872 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 He was the son of Theodore Royster and Elvira Ann Staples. David, age 23, was married to Jeffie Royster, age 21, daughter of William J. Royster and Paulina Sinclair, Sunday, November 24, 1895 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 026, Page 072. David was married to Nina B. Taylor before 1917. David died on Wednesday, January 4, 1961 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 88 years, 3 months and 13 days.1 His body was interred after January 4, 1961 in Fairmont Cemetery, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     David (age 7) was listed as a son living with Theodore Royster on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 79, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 As a result of Jeffie's death, David became a widower, on April 7, 1910. David (age 47) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Nina (age 36) on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 155, Knoblic Road, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 David (age 57) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Nina (age 46) on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 113, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4

Children of David Royster and Jeffie Royster

Child of David Royster and Nina B. Taylor

  • Carl Huston Royster b. 25 Dec 1917

Citations

  1. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 659. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  2. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.

Herbert W. Royster

M, b. September 10, 1874, d. January 16, 1954
Last Edited=April 11, 2013
     Herbert was born on Thursday, September 10, 1874 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 He was the son of Theodore Royster and Elvira Ann Staples. Herbert, age 18, was married to Ida P. Rhodes Wednesday, December 21, 1892 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Marriage recorded at the Henderson County Court House, Hendrson, Kentuckey. Marriage Book 024, Page 139. Herbert died on Saturday, January 16, 1954 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 79 years, 4 months and 6 days.1 His body was interred after January 16, 1954 in Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     Herbert (age 5) was listed as a son living with Theodore Royster on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 79, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Herbert (age 35) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Ida on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 101, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Herbert (age 45) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Ida on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 185, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Herbert was listed as a neighbor of Leslie E. McDaniel on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 184, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Herbert (age 55) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Ida on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 123, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 He resided with Ida in District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, on April 1, 1935.6 Herbert was listed as a neighbor of Samuel H. Spencer on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 89, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Herbert W. Royster was employed as a Farmer as of April 1, 1940 in District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Herbert (age 65) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Ida on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 88, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6

Children of Herbert W. Royster and Ida P. Rhodes

Citations

  1. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 660. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  2. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.
  6. [S1096] Ancestry.com, 1940 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Henderson Co. Census.

Harry Royster

M, b. April, 1877
Last Edited=December 26, 2015
     Harry was born in April, 1877 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Theodore Royster and Elvira Ann Staples. Harry was married to Sarah E. Clark, daughter of John M. Clark, circa 1899.
     Harry (age 3) was listed as a son living with Theodore Royster on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 79, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Harry (age 23) was listed as a son living with Theodore Royster on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 268, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Harry was listed as the head of a family with his wife Sarah (age 32) on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 94, District No. 7, Hopkins Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Harry (age 42) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Sarah (age 42) on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 7, Sebree, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Harry was listed as a neighbor of John M. Clark on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 7, Sebree, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Harry was listed as the head of a family with his wife Sarah (age 52) on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 116, District No. 2, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.5 He resided with Sarah in Sebree, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA, on April 1, 1935.6 Harry Royster was employed as a Farmer as of April 1, 1940 in Sebree, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Harry was listed as the head of a family with his wife Sarah (age 62) on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 136, Sebree, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.6

Children of Harry Royster and Sarah E. Clark

Citations

  1. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S163] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  4. [S751] Ancestry.com, 1920 Webster County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Webster Co. Census.
  5. [S750] Ancestry.com, 1930 Webster County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Webster Co. Census.
  6. [S1099] Ancestry.com, 1940 Webster County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Webster Co. Census.

Susan Caroline Royster

F, b. May 20, 1852, d. August 25, 1931
Last Edited=August 10, 2005
     Susan was born on Thursday, May 20, 1852 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2 She was the daughter of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown. Susan, age 15, was married to Charles Edward Moore Thursday, December 26, 1867 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 008, Page 167. Susan, age 33, was married to John Quigley Thursday, March 11, 1886 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 019, Page 523. Susan died on Tuesday, August 25, 1931 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 79 years, 3 months and 5 days.1 Her body was interred after August 25, 1931 in Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     Susan (age 8) was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 515, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 As of Thursday, December 26, 1867, her married name was Moore (Royster). As of Thursday, March 11, 1886, her married name was Quigley (Royster). Susan (age 57) was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 321, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Susan (age 67) was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 2605, Helm Street, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5

Child of Susan Caroline Royster and Charles Edward Moore

Child of Susan Caroline Royster and John Quigley

Citations

  1. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 621. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  2. [S932] Linda Hicks Hallmark & Lisa Hallmark Pounders, compiler, 1852 - 1859 Henderson County Early Births (n.p.: n.pub., 1994), Page 1. Hereinafter cited as Henderson County Early Births 1852 - 1859.
  3. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Charles Edward Moore

M, b. circa 1838
Last Edited=January 3, 2004
     Charles was born circa 1838. Charles was married to Susan Caroline Royster, age 15, daughter of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown, Thursday, December 26, 1867 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 008, Page 167.

Child of Charles Edward Moore and Susan Caroline Royster

Lucy C. Royster

F, b. December 3, 1853
Last Edited=August 10, 2005
     Lucy was born on Saturday, December 3, 1853 in Kentucky, USA. She was the daughter of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown. Lucy, age 24, was married to John D. Melton Thursday, December 13, 1877 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 015, Page 145.
     Lucy (age 6) was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 515, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Lucy (age 16) was listed as a household member living with Martilla Caroline Brown on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 54, Cairo, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 As of Thursday, December 13, 1877, her married name was Melton (Royster).

Citations

  1. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

John D. Melton

M
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     John was married to Lucy C. Royster, age 24, daughter of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown, Thursday, December 13, 1877 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 015, Page 145.

Sarah L. Royster

F, b. May 19, 1856, d. January 14, 1859
Last Edited=April 18, 2005
     Sarah was born on Monday, May 19, 1856 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 She was the daughter of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown. Sarah died on Friday, January 14, 1859 at age 2 years, 7 months and 26 days.

Citations

  1. [S932] Linda Hicks Hallmark & Lisa Hallmark Pounders, compiler, 1852 - 1859 Henderson County Early Births (n.p.: n.pub., 1994), Page 55. Hereinafter cited as Henderson County Early Births 1852 - 1859.

Edwin Alexander Royster

M, b. March 8, 1860, d. November 18, 1937
Last Edited=April 19, 2013
     Edwin was born on Thursday, March 8, 1860 in Kentucky, USA.1,2 He was the son of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown. Edwin, age 22, was married to Martha Jane Hester, age 26, daughter of Isiah Harrison Hester and Elizabeth Jane Porter, Wednesday, January 17, 1883 in Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Edwin died on Thursday, November 18, 1937 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 77 years, 8 months and 10 days.1,2 His body was interred after November 18, 1937 in Spencer Cemetery (Frog Island Road), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2
     Edwin was listed as a household member living with David Morrison Royster on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 515, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Edwin (age 10) was listed as a household member living with Martilla Caroline Brown on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 54, Cairo, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Edwin (age 40) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Martha (age 43) on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 1271, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Edwin (age 50) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Martha (age 53) on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 251, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.7 Edwin (age 59) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Martha (age 63) on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 120, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.8 Edwin was listed as a neighbor of John T. Handley on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 122, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.8 Edwin (age 70) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Martha (age 73) on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 100, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.9 Edwin Alexander Royster was listed as the informant on Martha Jane Hester's Death Certificate on Friday, September 2, 1932.1,10

Children of Edwin Alexander Royster and Martha Jane Hester

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 271. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 659. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  3. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  4. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  7. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  8. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  9. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.
  10. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 661. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.

Martha Jane Hester

F, b. September 8, 1856, d. September 2, 1932
Last Edited=April 19, 2013
     Martha was born on Monday, September 8, 1856 in Kentucky, USA.1,2 She was the daughter of Isiah Harrison Hester and Elizabeth Jane Porter. Martha, age 26, was married to Edwin Alexander Royster, age 22, son of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown, Wednesday, January 17, 1883 in Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Martha died on Friday, September 2, 1932 at age 75 years, 11 months and 25 days.1,2 Her body was interred after September 2, 1932 in Spencer Cemetery (Frog Island Road), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2
     Martha (age 3) was listed as a household member living with an unknown person on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 52, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Martha (age 13) was listed as a household member living with Isiah Harrison Hester on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 3, Tillotson District, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Martha (age 23) was listed as a sister-in-law living with Obediah Blackman Ligon on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 63, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 As of Wednesday, January 17, 1883, her married name was Royster (Hester). Martha (age 43) was listed as Edwin Alexander Royster's wife on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 1271, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.7 Martha (age 53) was listed as Edwin Alexander Royster's wife on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 251, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.8 Martha (age 63) was listed as Edwin Alexander Royster's wife on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 120, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.9 Martha (age 73) was listed as Edwin Alexander Royster's wife on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 100, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.10

Children of Martha Jane Hester and Edwin Alexander Royster

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 271. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 661. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  3. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  4. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  7. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  8. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  9. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  10. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.

Virginus Royster

M, b. August 20, 1862, d. 1944
Last Edited=April 11, 2013
     Virginus was born on Wednesday, August 20, 1862 in Kentucky, USA.1 He was the son of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown. Virginus, age 26, was married to Anna Bell Powell, age 20, daughter of Harbert Alexander Powell and Melinda Emiline Gibson, Thursday, January 17, 1889 in Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Virginus died in 1944 at age 81 years.1 His body was interred in 1944 in Corydon Cemetery (Hwy. 60), Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     Virginus Royster also went by the name of Gents. Virginus (age 7) was listed as a household member living with Martilla Caroline Brown on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 54, Cairo, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 William Moorehead and Mary Jane Royster were Census1880 on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 78, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Virginus (age 37) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Anna (age 31) on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 134, Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Virginus (age 47) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Anna (age 41) on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910.6 Virginus (age 57) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Anna (age 51) on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 124, Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.7 Virginus (age 67) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Anna (age 61) on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 154, Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.8 He resided in Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, on April 1, 1935.9 Virginus Royster was listed as the informant on Anna Bell Powell's Death Certificate on Tuesday, October 29, 1935 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,10,11 Virginus (age 77) was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 114, Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.9 Virginus was listed as a neighbor of Louis Hales Kanipe on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 113, Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.9

Children of Virginus Royster and Anna Bell Powell

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 63. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S249] Virginus Royster to Anna B. Powell Marriage Record, Marriage Record, Marriage Book 021, Page Number 343, Henderson County, KY Clerk's Office, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Hereinafter cited as Royster, V. to Powell, A. B. Marriage Record. Married at H. A. Powell's house.
  3. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  7. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  8. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.
  9. [S1096] Ancestry.com, 1940 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Henderson Co. Census.
  10. [S323] Dorothy Tobler, online http://www.afn.org/~afn04266/DTJAMES.wbg/, Dorothy Tobler (unknown location).
  11. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 658. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.

Anna Bell Powell

F, b. October 2, 1868, d. October 29, 1935
Last Edited=April 21, 2003
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Anna was born on Friday, October 2, 1868 in Madisonville, Hopkins Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Harbert Alexander Powell and Melinda Emiline Gibson. Anna, age 20, was married to Virginus Royster, age 26, son of David Morrison Royster and Martilla Caroline Brown, Thursday, January 17, 1889 in Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Anna died on Tuesday, October 29, 1935 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 67 years and 27 days.1,2,3 Her body was interred after October 29, 1935 in Corydon Cemetery (Hwy. 60), Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,3
     Anna (age 1) was listed as a household member living with Harbert Alexander Powell on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 40, Uniontown, Union Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Anna (age 11) was listed as a daughter living with Harbert Alexander Powell on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 249, Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 As of Thursday, January 17, 1889, her married name was Royster (Powell). Anna (age 31) was listed as Virginus Royster's wife on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 134, Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.7 Anna (age 41) was listed as Virginus Royster's wife on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910.8 Anna (age 51) was listed as Virginus Royster's wife on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 124, Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.9 Anna (age 61) was listed as Virginus Royster's wife on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 154, Corydon, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.10

Children of Anna Bell Powell and Virginus Royster

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 63. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S323] Dorothy Tobler, online http://www.afn.org/~afn04266/DTJAMES.wbg/, Dorothy Tobler (unknown location).
  3. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 658. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  4. [S249] Virginus Royster to Anna B. Powell Marriage Record, Marriage Record, Marriage Book 021, Page Number 343, Henderson County, KY Clerk's Office, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Hereinafter cited as Royster, V. to Powell, A. B. Marriage Record. Married at H. A. Powell's house.
  5. [S914] Ancestry.com, 1870 Union County Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Union County.
  6. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  7. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  8. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  9. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  10. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.