Roy Buras Mermoud (1919 - 2015)

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Roy Buras Mermoud
1919 - 2015
updated September 09, 2019
Roy Buras Mermoud, father to 4 children, was born on May 3, 1919 in Hopkins Park, Illinois USA. He was born to Squire Eugene Mermoud and Laura (Buras) Mermoud, with siblings Cecilia, John, and Stephen. He married Wilma Fellure, and they gave birth to Robert Alan Mermoud, Barbara Jean Mermoud, Roy Winfred Mermoud, and John William Mermoud. Roy died on March 23, 2015 at Green Hill Manor, Fowler, Indiana USA at 95 years of age. We know that Roy Buras Mermoud had been residing in Oxford, Benton County, Indiana United States 47971.


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Roy Buras Mermoud

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Roy Mermoud was born on in Hopkins Park, Illinois USA


Roy Mermoud died on at Green Hill Manor, in Fowler, Benton Count County, Indiana USA

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Green Hill Manor

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at Justice Cemetery, in Oxford, Benton County, Indiana USA 47971



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White, Citizen

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Oxford, Benton County, Indiana United States 47971


4 Years Of High School


Skilled Occupations In The Manufacture Of Miscellaneous Products

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Military serial#: 35838636
Enlisted: May 11, 1944 in Ft Benjamin Harrison Indiana
Military branch: No Branch Assignment
Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law

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Roy Buras Mermoud Family Tree

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Squire Eugene Mermoud
Feb 15, 1884 - Jun 5, 1967
Oxford, Indiana
Laura (Buras) Mermoud
Jan 29, 1890 - Apr 8, 1984
oxford, in




Wilma Evelyn (Fellure) Mermoud
Dec 23, 1920 - Jan 2, 2001
Oxford, IN


Robert Alan Mermoud
Born: Sep 25, 1947
Loogootee, IN, United States
Barbara Jean Mermoud
Born: Jan 10, 1939
Madison, WI, United States
Roy Winfred Mermoud
Born: Jun 6, 1942
John William Mermoud
Born: Apr 4, 1958


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Roy Buras Mermoud, father to 4 children, died on March 23, 2015 at Green Hill Manor, Fowler, Indiana USA at 95 years old. He was buried in Justice Cemetery, Oxford, Indiana USA. He was born on May 3, 1919 in Hopkins Park, Illinois USA. He was born to Squire Eugene Mermoud and Laura (Buras) Mermoud, with siblings Cecilia, John, and Stephen. Roy married Wilma Fellure, and they gave birth to Robert Alan Mermoud, Barbara Jean Mermoud, Roy Winfred Mermoud, and John William Mermoud.
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1919 - 2015 World Events

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In 1919, in the year that Roy Buras Mermoud was born, the "Black Sox Scandal" rocked baseball fans during the World Series. Eight players on the Chicago White Sox were accused of throwing the World Series, thus allowing the Cincinnati Reds to win, and making money off of the losses. All of the players were found not guilty by a jury but the fallout lasted for decades. The players were banned from baseball even though they were found innocent.

In 1927, by the time he was just 8 years old, aviator and media darling Charles Lindbergh, age 25, made the first successful solo TransAtlantic flight. "Lucky Lindy" took off from Long Island in New York and flew to Paris, covering  3,600 statute miles and flying for 33 1⁄2-hours. His plane "The Spirit of St. Louis" was a fabric-covered, single-seat, single-engine "Ryan NYP" high-wing monoplane designed by both Lindbergh and the manufacturer's chief engineer.

In 1943, by the time he was 24 years old, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

In 1983, he was 64 years old when physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

In 1995, Roy was 76 years old when on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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Roy Winfred Mermoud
Born: Jun 6, 1942

Other Mermouds

John William Mermoud
Aug 11, 1857 - Aug 31, 1890
Barbara Jean Mermoud
Born: Jan 10, 1939
Madison, WI, United States
Roy Winfred Mermoud
Born: Jun 6, 1942
Robert Alan Mermoud
Born: Sep 25, 1947
Loogootee, IN, United States
John William Mermoud
Born: Apr 4, 1958
George William Mermoud
May 17, 1826 - Aug 28, 1896
Manda "Maudie" Mermoud
Oct 7, 1846 - Dec 1, 1864
Mary Francis Mermoud
Jan 24, 1850 - Nov 26, 1882
Celia Jane (Mermoud) Ellis
Mar 29, 1852 - Nov 18, 1938
Dicy (Mermoud) Vestal
Dec 29, 1854 - Apr 4, 1931
Charity Elizabeth (Mermoud) Warfield
Oct 31, 1859 - Sep 26, 1945
Sarah E. (Mermoud) Means
Sep 26, 1862 - Nov 11, 1925
George David Samuel Mermoud
Dec 6, 1782 - Mar 22, 1856
Martha "Patsy" Mermoud
Sep 8, 1812 - Jul 16, 1888
Francis "Fanny" Mermoud
Aug 2, 1815 - Jul 25, 1882
Nancy Ann (Mermoud) Smytha
1818 - Jun 17, 1838
Jacques Francois Mermoud
Mar 25, 1756 - Jul 25, 1792
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