Roy Family Genealogy

Napoleon Ovita    Roy

Napoleon Ovita Roy

Male 1867 - 1943  (75 years)

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  • Name Napoleon Ovita Roy  [1
    • He was also known as Joseph Ovilia Roy, according to his birth certificate.
    Born 22 Dec 1867  Montréal, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 1 Mar 1877  Cohoes, Albany County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1880  Cohoes, Albany County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Married To 12 Feb 1890  Rochester, Monroe County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 6, 7
    Marie Sophie M. Lemieux, the daughter of Joseph Lemieux and Louise Lecompte. She was born 24 March 1868 in Montréal, Québec, Canada and died 13 July 1953 in Rochester, New York. Her nickname was "Delia."

    Issue:
    1. Clarence Napoleon Roy (1891-1960)
    2. Homer Albert Roy (1892-1967)
    3. Fred Harold Roy (1898-1961)
    4. Marie Madeline Roy (1911-1991) 
    Marriage Certificate of Ovila and Josephine Roy
    Marriage Certificate of Ovila and Josephine Roy
    Census 1900  Rochester, Monroe County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1905  Rochester, Monroe County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1915  Rochester, Monroe County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Died 5 Apr 1943  Rochester, Monroe County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe County, New York, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I11179  Roy Family Genealogy | Roy Line
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2016 

    Father Joseph Roy,   b. 12 Jan 1841, St-Espirit, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1908, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Marie-Adelaide Gagnon,   b. 19 Dec 1841, Louiseville, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1875 and 1877, Montréal, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 19 May 1863  Montréal, Québec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 10
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Dec 1867 - Montréal, Québec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 1 Mar 1877 - Cohoes, Albany County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded while living with his father. - 1880 - Cohoes, Albany County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - Marie Sophie M. Lemieux, the daughter of Joseph Lemieux and Louise Lecompte. She was born 24 March 1868 in Montréal, Québec, Canada and died 13 July 1953 in Rochester, New York. Her nickname was "Delia." Issue: 1. Clarence Napoleon Roy (1891-1960) 2. Homer Albert Roy (1892-1967) 3. Fred Harold Roy (1898-1961) 4. Marie Madeline Roy (1911-1991) - 12 Feb 1890 - Rochester, Monroe County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 31 - 1900 - Rochester, Monroe County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 38 - 1905 - Rochester, Monroe County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 48 - 1915 - Rochester, Monroe County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Apr 1943 - Rochester, Monroe County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe County, New York, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Napoleon Roy in 1890
    Napoleon Roy in 1890
    Delia and Napoleon Roy
    Delia and Napoleon Roy
    Delia (Lemieux) Roy in 1890
    Delia (Lemieux) Roy in 1890

  • Sources 
    1. [S334] Roy, Arthur A. Email: 2009-12-21 "Lost Birth Certificate of Napoleon Roy", (E-mail to Robert Roy from athurroy (at) cox.net, 21 December 2009).

    2. [S43] 1880 U.S. Census - New York, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Cohoes, Albany, New York; Roll: 808; Family History Film: 1254808; Page: 629D; Enumeration District: 061; Image: 0689

    3. [S47] Roy, Arthur A. Email: 2007-04-21 "Roy Information", (E-mail to Robert Roy from athurroy (at) cox.net, 21 April 2007 ).

    4. [S333] Roy, Arthur A. The Roy Story, (Chula Vista, California: manuscript, 22 November 2009).

    5. [S101] U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015).

    6. [S168] 1900 U.S. Census - New York, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004).
      Year: 1900; Census Place: Rochester Ward 15, Monroe, New York; Roll: 1075; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 0096; FHL microfilm: 1241075

    7. [S335] Roy, Arthur A. Email: 2007-05-21 "The Family", (E-mail to Robert Roy from athurroy (at) cox.net, 21 May 2007 ).

    8. [S258] New York, State Census, 1905, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014).

    9. [S185] New York, State Census, 1915, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).

    10. [S45] Drouin, Gabriel, compiler. Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008).