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Charley R. Roy
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1883
Dryfork
Randolph County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 1897
Dryfork
Randolph County
West Virginia, USA

Parents: Anderson Roy & Mary Cooper

Charley Roy, son of Anderson Roy, of Dry Fork, aged about 16, was instantly killed on Saturday last, by the accidental discharge of a gun.

The circumstances of young Roy's death are about as follows: He walked from the kitchen in an adjoining room and picked up a gun and blew down the muzzle for the purpose of ascertaining if it was loaded when it was discharged with the results above stated.

His head was literally blown to pieces.

He was buried in the Bennett Cemetery.

Obit courtesy of 1897 Grant County Press - Diane Flanagan
 
 
Burial:
Anderson Roy Cemetery
Harman
Randolph County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Mowery
Record added: Feb 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84692615
Charley R. Roy
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