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Royal Merit Root
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Birth: May 12, 1842
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 19, 1928
Kansas, USA

Royal Merit Root

Royal was born in Trivoli Illinois on May 12th 1842, to the parents of Royal R.Root and Louisa Rosanna (Kellogg) Root, He Married Emaline Burkhalter on February 25th, 1867 in Illinois, they had a daughter Emma on October 14th 1868, Emaline died June 15th ,1870 , she is buried at The Uniontown Cemetery in Illinois,she was the daughter of Joseph and Mary Ann Burkhalter. Royal married again to Mary Ellen Horner on February 23rd, 1871 in Peoria Illinois. Royal was a Blacksmith and Carpentery, He served his country in the Illinois 86th Infantry, Company D, of the U.S. Army. He was Honorable discharged in Nashville Tennessee on May 30th 1865. Royal died June 19th, 1928 and is buried at the Lefler Cemetery in Vernon County Missouri, beside his wife and two sons. More Info. see Mary E. (Horner) Root Bio. 
 
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 Parents:
  Royal Root (1805 - 1856)
  Louisa R Kellogg Root (1819 - 1880)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Ellen Horner Root (1849 - 1932)*
  Emaline Burkhalter Root (1850 - 1870)*
 
 Children:
  May Dellen Root Ryan (1874 - 1974)*
  Harley Root (1884 - 1958)*
  Charley H. Root (1884 - 1959)*
  Marvin Root (1887 - 1888)*
 
 Sibling:
  Royal Merit Root (1842 - 1928)
  Nathan Thomas Root (1846 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lefler Cemetery
Harwood
Vernon County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Robert & Dolly
Record added: Feb 15, 2010
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Royal Merit Root
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Royal Merit Root
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Royal Merit Root
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- Robert & Dolly
 Added: Feb. 24, 2013
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- Della
 Added: Apr. 27, 2010
 
 
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