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Roy Genealogy & History

Roy is a British surname with a few different origins. As a French name, introduced by the conquerors, it comes from the word rey or roi, meaning king and used as a nickname for people acting like kings, winning a major contest, or chosen "king for a day" in a festival. Also, as a Scottish name, it was a nickname for people with red hair, from ruadh, which means red. Roy family history starts with Robert Raie, entered in the Pipe Rolls of Cambridgeshire in 1206. Famous members of Roy genealogy include Indian WWI ace Indra Lal Roy, Buffalo Sabres centre Derek Roy, and Scottish Major-General William Roy.


Roy Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Francis Roy-- --, 1916June 16,1998VT
Babe Roy-- --, 1930February 9,2003OK
C Blake Roy-- --, 1916June ,1986VT
Dahlia Roy-- --, 1906November ,1972TX

Roy Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Jean Roy-- --, 1932December 25,2004Skaneateles,NY
Fabien Roy-- --, 1915May 13,2006Lynnwood,WA
G Albert Roy-- --, 1924December 2,2007South Dartmouth,MA
Hael Roy-- --, 1896May ,1974Saint Johnsbury,VT

Roy Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Arch RoyJanie ChavisMarch 27,1937Wake, NC
Graham RoyAsalee BarnettFebruary 8,1935Wake, NC
Leo RoyJessie ColeyAugust 21,1937Wake, NC
Siegfried RoyHelen KoclanesJuly 7,1947Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Roy

514th: Wilkins515th: Clayton
516th: Collier517th: McKenzie
518th: Garza519th: Cline
520th: Hancock521st: Garrison
522nd: Bond523rd: York

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