DESCENDANTS OF RALEIGH THOMAS ROYSTER

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                              Don Norman

 

1.RALEIGH THOMAS ROYSTER

 

    Raleigh Thomas Royster was probably born about 1875.  He married

Celia Vinson.

 

Known children of Raleigh Thomas and Celia (Vinson) Royster.

 

  2.  (1). Raleigh                 b.May  7 1900   d.Nov 29 1962

         m.Alice Roosevelt Fair Dec 5 1931

 

 

2.RALEIGH ROYSTER     1.RALEIGH THOMAS ROYSTER

 

    Raleigh Royster, a son of Raleigh Thomas and Celia (Vinson)

Royster, was born in Johnson County IL May 7, 1900 and died in Gilmer

County WV November 29, 1962.  He married Alice Roosevelt Fair in

Gilmer County December 5, 1931.  Alice, a daughter of Frank and Bessie

(Bonnet) Fair, was born in Gilmer County August 23, 1903.

 

Children of Raleigh and Alice Roosevelt (Fair) Royster.

 

  3.  (1). Raleigh Vinson          b.Oct 26 1933

         m.Sharon Joy Lake 1961

 

  4.  (2). Patricia Ann            b.Aug  9 1935

         m.Graydon Edward Richards 1956

 

  5.  (3). Cecilia Bess            b.Aug 18 1939

         m.Harry Dennis Lynch 1961

 

  6.  (4). Alice Lu                b.Aug 31 1940

         m.Robert Ray Rhoades

 

  7.  (5). William John            b.May 21 1942

         m.Carolyn Jane Moore 1962

         m.Ruth Butcher Bonnett

 

 

3.RALEIGH VINSON ROYSTER    2.RALEIGH ROYSTER     1.RALEIGH THOMAS

ROYSTER

 

    Raleigh Vinson Royster, a son of Raleigh and Alice Roosevelt

(Fair) Royster, was born in Gilmer County WV October 26, 1933.  He

married Sharon Joy Lake in 1961.

 

Children of Raleigh Vinson and Sharon Joy (Lake) Royster.

 

  8.  (1). Thomas Franklin         b.Feb  5 1964

 

  9.  (2). Douglas Aaron           b.May 26 1967

 

 

4.PATRICIA ANN ROYSTER    2.RALEIGH ROYSTER     1.RALEIGH THOMAS

ROYSTER

 

    Patricia Ann Royster, a daughter of Raleigh and Alice Roosevelt

(Fair) Royster, was born in Gilmer County WV August 9, 1935.  She

married Graydon Edward Richards July 28, 1956.  Edward, a son of

Graydon Mack and Thelma (Yoak) Richards, was born July 2, 1933.

 

Children of Edward and Patricia Ann (Royster) Richards.

 

 10.  (1). Kent                    b.Jul 31 1963

 

 11.  (2). Craig                   b.Apr 23 1965

         m.Tracy Raby Jul 15 1989

 

 

5.CECILIA BESS ROYSTER    2.RALEIGH ROYSTER     1.RALEIGH THOMAS

ROYSTER

 

    Cecilia Bess Royster, a daughter of Raleigh and Alice Roosevelt

(Fair) Royster, was born in Gilmer County WV August 18, 1939.  She

married Harry Dennis Lynch in 1961.

 

Children of Harry Dennis and Cecilia Bess (Royster) Lynch.

 

 12.  (1). Jeffrey John            b.Dec 14 1963

         m.Corrine Yuhasz  1987

 

 

6.ALICE LU ROYSTER    2.RALEIGH ROYSTER     1.RALEIGH THOMAS ROYSTER

 

    Alice Lu Royster, a daughter of Raleigh and Alice Roosevelt (Fair)

Royster, was born in Gilmer County WV August 31, 1940.  She married

Robert Ray Rhoades.

 

Children of Robert Ray and Alice Lu (Royster) Rhoades.

 

 13.  (1). Felicia Marcella        b.Sep 26 1962

         m.Douglas Bryant  1985

 

 14.  (2). Todd Bryan              b.Jul 23 1964

 

 

6.WILLIAM JOHN ROYSTER    2.RALEIGH ROYSTER     1.RALEIGH THOMAS

ROYSTER

 

    William John Royster, a son of Raleigh and Alice Roosevelt (Fair)

Royster, was born in Gilmer County WV May 21, 1942.  He married

Carolyn June Moore in 1962.  His second wife is Ruth (Butcher)

Bonnett.

 

Children of William John Royster.

 

 15.  (1). Katrina Ann             b.Jan 11 1972

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

"Gilmer County WV History 1845-1989" p.233

Norman, Don, "Descendants of William Richards"