Roy Johnson (1888 - 1967)

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Roy Johnson
1888 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
Roy Johnson was born on June 28, 1888. He died in February 1967 at 78 years of age. We know that Roy Johnson had been residing in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire 03104.


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Roy Johnson passed away in February 1967 at 78 years of age. He was born on June 28, 1888. We are unaware of information about Roy's family or relationships. We know that Roy Johnson had been residing in Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire 03104.
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In 1888, in the year that Roy Johnson was born, on January 12th, the 'Schoolhouse Blizzard' blanketed Dakota Territory. Montana, Minnesota, Nebraska, Kansas, and Texas were hit, leaving 235 dead. Many of those who perished were children on their way home from school. The day was relatively warm when it began and the blizzard hit unexpectedly, catching most by surprise.

In 1911, he was 23 years old when British physicist Ernest Rutherford (born in New Zealand), along with German physicist Hans Geiger, discovered the structure of an atom. He found that atoms had nuclei (a nucleus) and were circled by electrons, much as planets orbit the sun.

In 1936, at the age of 48 years old, Roy was alive when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1943, Roy was 55 years old when 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 1967, in the year of Roy Johnson's passing, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

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Roy Percival Johnson
around 1917 - Dec 16, 1943
Roy Henry Johnson
around 1923 - Mar 29, 1944
Roy Enos Johnson
around 1911 - Oct 8, 1943
Roy Axel Kermit Johnson
around 1925 - Sep 15, 1944
Roy Alan Johnson
around 1934 - May 9, 1941
Roy Johnson
around 1897 - Aug 4, 1916
Roy W Johnson
Born: around 1916
Texas, United States
Roy O Johnson
Born: around 1902
California, United States
Roy L Johnson
Born: around 1927
Ohio, United States
Roy M Johnson
Born: around 1927
Kentucky, United States
Roy L Johnson
Born: around 1923
Tennessee, United States
Roy William Johnson
Born: around 1915
North Carolina, United States
Roy L Johnson
Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States
Roy C Johnson
Born: around 1927
Mississippi, United States
Roy Wallace Johnson
Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States
Roy C Johnson
Born: around 1927
Tennessee, United States

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Florence Johnson
Jul 12, 1908 - July 1973
Manchester, NH
Chris Johnson
Jul 19, 1924 - Mar 15, 2009
Gilford, NH
Harold Johnson
Aug 2, 1902 - September 1984
Concord, NH
Blanche A Johnson
Jan 23, 1911 - Jun 7, 1998
Middletown, CT
Gertral Madelone Johnson
Aug 7, 1924 - Jun 27, 2006
Carlisle, PA
Dorothy Ruth Johnson
May 15, 1924 - Jul 16, 2006
Charlestown, NH
Evelyn Johnson
Apr 1, 1920 - September 1978
Peterborough, NH
Beverly Johnson
Apr 22, 1926 - December 1984
R H Johnson
Apr 8, 1929 - Feb 15, 1990
Priscilla E Johnson
Apr 18, 1928 - Apr 6, 1990
Marguerite Johnson
Jun 14, 1908 - October 1981
Colebrook, NH
John Johnson
May 4, 1895 - July 1974
Wolfeboro, NH
Vera Virginia Johnson
Nov 26, 1931 - Sep 12, 2004
Conway, NH
Donald Webster Johnson
Aug 29, 1930 - Oct 10, 2009
Campton, NH
Robert Johnson
Apr 25, 1886 - November 1970
Ashland, NH
Grace B Johnson
Sep 26, 1913 - Mar 28, 2005
Lebanon, NH
Grace Johnson
Jul 19, 1929 - December 1983
Katherine Virginia Johnson
Dec 30, 1927 - Oct 24, 2008
Conway, NH
Leroy Johnson
Mar 8, 1903 - September 1978
Vernon, VT
Gladys Johnson
Apr 3, 1899 - December 1975
Center Harbor, NH

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William Bushey
Jan 8, 1924 - October 1982
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Schenectady, NY
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