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Roy W JOHNSTON

Male 1891 - 1966  (74 years)


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  • Name Roy W JOHNSTON 
    Born 28 Dec 1891  Van Alstyne, Grayson County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _UID C74EC0C82BB94F0DB5FF6AAD65025047A62B 
    Died 12 Sep 1966  Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Roselawn Memorial Park, Alice, Jim Wells County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • From findagrave.com, Feb 2015:
      Son of Joseph Wallace Johnston and Jeanette "Jennie" Creager Johnston (His death certificate gives mother's name as Rebecker Creader)

      TX death certificate gives birthdate as January 29, 1891. Headstone has December, as does 1900 census. Death certificate is probably in error.

      He was a watchmaker & jeweler in Alice, TX

      Son of Joseph Wallace Johnston and Jeanette "Jennie" Creager Johnston (His death certificate gives mother's name as Rebecker Creader)

      1900 Van Alstyne, Grayson Co, TX census:
      Joseph W. Johnson (sic) age 40, born Mar 1860, AL, widower
      Guy P., Mar 1890, age 10, TX
      Roy W., Dec 1891, age 8, TX
      Daniel P., Oct 1893, age 6, TX
      Emma R., Oct 1895, age 4, TX
      Dave M. Creager, father-in-law, Jan 1833, age 67, born AR
      Mary E. Creager, mother-in-law, Mar 1839, age 61, 6 children, 3 living, born SC
      Ola Creager, sister-in-law, Nov 1874, age 25, TX

      1910 Cold Springs RD, Van Alstyne, Grayson Co, TX census:
      Joseph W. Johnston, age 50, widower, born AL
      Children (born TX):
      Guy C., age 20
      Roy, age 18
      Dan P., age 16
      Ray (daughter) age 14
      Mother in law - Lizzie Creagor, age 72, widow, 6 children, 4 living, born SC
      June Gideon, aunt, age 79, widow, born AR

      1930 United States Federal Census: in Iowa Park, Wichita, Texas (both Johnston, born Texas), Roy W (head, 37, married at 37, jeweller, jewelry store) and Annie (wife, 36, married at 36).

      1940 United States Federal Census: in Alice, Jim Wells, Texas (both Johnston, born Texas), Roy W (head, 48, jewelry store proprietor) and Mary Annie (wife, 48).
    Person ID I2097  America
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2015 

    Family Mary Annie Ruth Minter,   b. 21 May 1890, Pine Forest, Hopkins County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1971, Alice, Jim Wells County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Abt 1930  USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F976  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S66] findagrave.com, November 2014 and later.

    2. [S68] 1930 US Federal Census.