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John William Royal
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1898
Death: Mar. 6, 1981

John William Royal was the son of Oliver and Augusta Relief (Vincent) Royal, the grandson of John William and Catherine (Cantonwine) Royal, and the great-grandson of Charles and Mary Magdalena (Scholl) Cantonwine.

Charles, the patriarch of the Cantonwine family, immigrated to America from Prussia in 1806, arriving in Philadelphia, Penn., aboard the ship Orlando. The ship's passenger list shows "Chr. Kuntentwine, single man." The name Kuntentwine later evolved to Cantonwine, and Charles appears to be the only surnamed Kuntentwine/Cantonwine to immigrate to America. Eight or so years after his arrival in Philadelphia, in about 1814, Charles married Mary Magdalena Scholl, daughter of Charles Jacob & Margaret (Fuhr) Scholl, in Bedford county, Pennsylvania. 
 
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 Parents:
  Oliver W Royal (1852 - 1936)
  Augusta Relief Vincent Royal (1864 - 1945)
 
 Siblings:
  Eunice Royal (1895 - 1971)*
  John William Royal (1898 - 1981)
  Oscar Eugene Royal (1899 - 1967)*
  Rhoda Ellen Royal Sibley (1901 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Manassa Cemetery
Manassa
Conejos County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Ann Koch
Record added: Oct 23, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12139670
John William Royal
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John William Royal
Added by: Judi Pantano
 
 
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I would appreciate being notified of any errors regarding this family member and also receiving any new information or headstone and family photographs.
- Ann Koch
 Added: Mar. 3, 2007
 
 
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