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Joseph Roy

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Scotland, UK
Death: Died in Woodbridge, NJ, USA
Place of Burial: Presbyterian Cemetery, Woodbridge, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Ann Joseph
Father of Judge John Roy; Stephen Roy and Ann Roy

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About Joseph Roy

Joseph Roy_____________

                                 | b.1686 in Scotland                  
                                 | d. Jun 4, 1738 in Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., NJ                    
_Judge John Roy _________________|             

| b.Feb 11, 1710/11 |

| St. Ambiens, St. Bulard's |

| Parish,Isle of Jersey |_Ann_____________________

| d. May 8, 1780 Bernard's Town b.Unknown

| Basking Ridge, NJ d.Sep 26, 1734 in Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., NJ

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|--Ann/Anna Roy

| b.May 2, 1736 in Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., NJ

| d.1809 (Will dated Mar 9, 1809)

| Spouse:Gersham/Gershom (5) Goble

|

Notes:

John Roy: moved from Isle of Jersey, England, March 1711 to Boston, MA with their 7 week old baby John-1721 moved to Woodbridge, NJ

                                  

|--Rachel Roy

| b.Dec 17, 1739 in Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., NJ

| d.Bef.Jan 16, 1816 (After Dec 4, 1810)

| Spouse:Matthias (5) Goble

|

|

|_Margaret Ensley__________________

 b.1715                                                     
 d.Sep 29, 1782 Basking Ridge, NJ       

Sources:

   * Pioneer Families of Northwestern New Jersey, by William C. Armstrong, page 71.
   * Dorothy Hand Dymond, Genealogy of the Hand Family and Related Families, (Gateway Press, Inc. Baltimore, MD 1982), pg. 213.
   * Sons & Daughters of the Pilgrims, page 259
   * Roy ancestry, J. Kelsey Jones
   * LDS-Latter Day Saint, Library listing of Goble in Sarkersburg, WV
   * George W. Goble, The Goble Family, (1952, Not published).        

Information from Huff Cousin Directory 2000 Compiled by Dianne Ingalls and sent by Huff cousins

as well as information from:

Yellow Frame Presbyterian Church Frelinghuysen Township, Warren County, NJ



Descendents of Joseph Roy



[1] Joseph Roy b: 1686 Scotland d: 4 Jun 1738 Woodbridge, NJ burial: 1st Presbyterian Church Cemetary Woodbridge *note# 3

   +Ann     b: 1686/1690 Scotland d: 26 Sep 1734 Woodbridge, Middlesex, NJ  
                  m: bat 1706

Children of Joseph & Ann

    [1.2] John Roy 

(Joseph & Ann Roy, in March 1711, embarked from the Isle of Jersey in the English Channel for Boston, MA with their 7 week old baby John. source)


[1.2] (Judge) John Roy b: 11 Feb 1710 St. Ambiens, St Bulard's Parish, Isle of Jersey, England

                                        d: 8 May 1780 Bernard's Town, Baskingridge/Somerset Co., NJ   burial: Baskingridge, Somerset Co., NJ              m: 8 May 1735 Woodbridge, Middlesex, NJ
   +Margaret (Ensley) Insley b: 1715 Basking Ridge, Somerset Cty, NJ d: 29 Sep 1782 Somerset Co., NJ burial: Baskingridge Cemetery, Sommerset Co., NJ 
                                       mother: Margaret (b: abt 1689 Somerset Cty, NJ) father: Jonathan Insley (b: abt 1685 Somerset Cty, NJ)

Children of John & Margaret

  [1.2.1] Ann/Anna Roy b: 2 May, 1736 Basking Ridge d: 1810 Thamer Shotwell, Fredon, Sussex Co. NJ 
  [1.2.2] Joseph Roy b: 23 Mar, 1737 Basking Ridge d: 13 May, 1739 Baskingridge
  [1.2.3] Rachel Roy b: 17 Dec, 1739 Basking Ridge d: bef 16 Jan 1816 Wantage Twp, Sussex, Co., NJ ?        
  [1.2.4] Joseph Roy b: 16 Dec 1741 Basking Ridge, Somerset, NJ    d: 17 Jun 1823 Basking Ridge, NJ
              +Lucretia Parrine b: abt 1741 Basking Ridge, NJ
  [1.2.5] John Roy                b: 4 Feb 1743/1744 Basking Ridge, Somerset County, NJ or Stillwater d: 1 Feb 1803
         +Margaret Shafer b: abt 1743 Basking Ridge, NJ d: 5 Jun 1815 m: 1770 Middlesex Cty, NJ  mother: Maria Catrina Bernhardt father: Casper Shaver
  [1.2.6] Hannah Roy b: 1 Nov 1747 Basking Ridge d: 24 Sep, 1768 Basking Ridge          
  [1.2.7] Stephen Roy b: 10 Apr 1749 Baskingrdige, NJ d: 19 Aug, 1834 NJ (age 85.4.9)
              +Mayant Ann Couse m: NJ
              +Elizabeth Kirkpatrick b: abt 1750 NJ d: 12 Feb, 1810 Fredon, Sussex, NJ (age 60.11.12)     father: Andrew Kirkpatrick
   [1.2.8] Ensley Roy b: 25 Aug 1751 Baskingridge, Somerset Co. NJ d: 1814 Fredon, Sussex, NJ/Baskingridge, NJ  
        +Isabella Rhodes
      [1.2.8.1] Insley Roy b: 1789 Fredon Twp, NJ d: 6 Apr 1872 (aged 83.1.25)
                 + Catherine Dodder d: 5 Jan, 1877 (aged 78.9.7) (age 71 & 62 on 1860 Census NJ)
      [1.2.8.2]  John Roy b: 1780 Baskingridge, NJ
                  +Esther Dodder
      [1.2.8.2.1] Insley Roy b: 12 Oct 1824 Newton, Sussex, NJ d: 2 Jun 1887
                   +Mrs. Deats            (possibly Jane on 1860 Census age 33 b: 1827, one child Catherine age 1, Insley age 35)  
                   +Margaret Ann Course Wintermute  
      [1.2.8.2]  Robert G. Roy b: d: 13 Mar, 1873 (age 72.11.21) 
                   +Martha Matilda d: 29 May 1854 (age 58.2.3)

   [1.2.9] William Roy b: 26 Aug 1754 Basking Ridge d: 1780 Morris Co., NJ?     
 [1.2.10] Margaret Roy b: 12 Jul, 1757 Basking Ridge
 [1.2.11] Sarah Roy b: 10 Sep 1762 Basking Ridge d: 15 Mar, 1773 Basking Ridge
              +David Hunt b: d: dec 1806 (age 26 yr 8 mo) m:           
 [1.2.12] Peter Roy b: 6 Jul 1769 Baskingridge, NJ d: 1816 Baskingridge, NJ     
 [1.2.12] Margaret Roy (Dayton) b: 2 Apr 1774 Baskingridge, NJ d: 1816 Baskingridge, NJ

  [1.2.8] Ensley (Insley) Roy b: 25 Aug 1751 d: 1814 Fredon, Sussex, NJ/Baskingridge, NJ
     +Isabella Rhodes b: 7 Nov. 1759 Sussex, NJ  d: about 1819 Fredon, Sussex, NJ burial: Hardwick NJ   m: about 1776 Somerset, NJ   
                                                            mother: Alice VanKirk (b: 1733 d: 1821 NJ) father: Charles Rhodes Sr. (b: 1724 England d: 1800 Hardwick, NJ)

Children of Ensley & Isabella

    [1.2.8.1] Charles Roy b:1786 Fredon Twp, Sussex, NJ d: 1850 -See box below for more information.
         +Elizabeth Hunt
    [1.2.8.2] Robert G. Roy d: 13 Mar 1873 (age 72.11.21)
                        +Martha Matilda d: 29 May 1854 (aged 58.2.3)

[1.2.8.1] Charles Roy b: 1786 Fredon Twp, Sussex, NJ d: 19 Jun,  1850 (age 63.8.14) (names & dates from familysearch.org)
     +Elizabeth Hunt b: 1789 Lawrenceville, , Hunterdon, NJ d: 16 Mar, 1857 (age 73)  m: 1807 Lawrenceville, , Hunterdon, NJ

Children of Charles & Elizabeth

       [1.2.8.1.1] THEOPHILUS Roy -See box below for more information.
       [1.2.8.1.2] Isabella b: 1813 d: 20 Jan, 1847 (34 yrs 2 mo) 
       [1.2.8.1.3] Abbey b: 1821 d: 29 May 1843 (22 yrs, 5 mo) 
       [1.2.8.1.3] Mary A. b: 1816 d: ?, Oct, 1828 (12 yrs) 
       [1.2.8.1.4] Ralph b: Dec 1821 d: 1 May 1822 (6mo)

[1.2.8.1.1] Theophilus Roy b: 8 Jun, 1810, Lawrenceville, Hunterdon, New Jersey (age 60)  d: 6 Jul, 1874 KS     (ages from 1870 Census, KS, Douglas, Marion Twp)
            +Lydia A. Maines b: 2 Aug, 1814 (age 56) d: 21 Feb, 1891  m: 1833 Lawrenceville, , Hunterdon, New Jersey         (birthday & place from familysearch.org)  

Children of Theophilus & Lydia (photo of Lydia)

[1.2.8.1.1.1] Charles P. Roy b: 1843 1/19/1843 in N.J.  (age 27 )  d: 6/15/1916                                                                                           
                +Julia Badsky   m: 1/1/1873                      (both he and Julia are buried in Overbrook Cemetery, KS)
                       Effie Mae Roy born 6/5/1876
                       Frank Roy born 7/1879
                       Fred Roy born 6/1889
[1.2.8.1.1.2] John Roy b: 1842 (age 18 )   (1860 Census NJ, Warren, Frelinghuysen Twp)
[1.2.8.1.1.3] William R. Roy b: 1845 (age 15 ) d. Feb. 19, 18__(broken), aged 23.3.15  (d: 1868?)
[1.2.8.1.1.4] Nathan J. Roy b: 1848 (age 12)
[1.2.8.1.1.5] Tabitha Roy b: 1849 (age 11)
[1.2.8.1.1.6] Mary A. Roy b: 1851 (age 9)
[1.2.8.1.1.7] Martha J. Roy b: 1854 (age 16 )
[1.2.8.1.1.8] Ralph b: 1855 (age 15 )
 [1.2.8.1.1.9] Abraham T. Roy  b:  d. March 23, 1859 (aged 1.10.19, born Jan 1857?)
[1.2.8.1.1.10] Frank T. Roy  b: 30 OCT, 1863 (age 6) d: 1934 Overbrook, KS  -See box below for more information.
[1.2.8.1.1.11] Johanna Roy b: 1794 (age 66)
    (1920 Colorado census, Franks parents are listed as being born in NJ, from there N.J. census records & also info for Yellow Frame Presbyterian Church cemetery)

[1.2.8.1.1.9] Frank Teel ROY b: 30 OCT, 1863 Frelinghuysen Twp, Warren, NJ  d: 1934 Overbrook, KS  *note#1  *note#2  *note#5          (photo of Frank & Mary)
         +Mary Ellen CANSDELL  b: d: m: 27 Nov 1889 Douglas, KS  *note#4

Children of Frank & Mary


[1.2.8.1.1.9.1] Opal Vivian Roy b: Oct 15,1890 Overbrook, Douglas, KS, d 18 May 1951 Success, MO

               +Mont Herbert HUFF b: Aug 19 1882 Success, Texas, MO, d 27 Jan 1957 Success, Texas, MO  
                                 mother: Lurinda LINK father: Jacob HUFF  
               m: 20 Dec 1905 Joplin, MO

Children of Opal & Mont (Photos)


 Information from: (1 places -Gladys's obituary) 

(2 ages -1920 Census)

(3 birthdays from address book of Gladys)

[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.1] Rita Luella Huff (lived in CA s1) -13 s2 Jan 1 1907 s3
[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.2]Cleo Beryl Huff (lived in Idaho s1) -11 s2 3 Oct 1909 s3
                + Frank Mason
[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.3]Roy  Huff-9 s2 28 Oct s3
[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.4]Gladys Lora Huff b: Dec 01, 1913 in Vera, OK d: Oct 5, 1998 Fruita, CO -9     -See box below for more information.
               +John WITT
[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.5]Lois Vivian Huff  b: 30 Jan 1915  -4 11/12 
[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.6]Wannita Groa (Peggy) Huff  b: 9 Jul 1917 -3 5/12  (living in Washington)
                 +Ray Price 29 Dec 
[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.7]Mary Ruth Huff (living in Missouri) b: 13 Nov 1913  -1/12 (or 1 month)
                +  Pinkston
[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.8]Mont Jr. (Bud/Junior) Huff (living in Idaho) b: 27 Dec 1923 
[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.9]Donald Huff (living in Idaho) b: 10 Sep 1930 
[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.10] Herbert Eugene Huff b: 27 Dec 1923
[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.11] Carl Dean Huff b: 1 Oct 1928

(my father also knew about cousins to Gladys named Bill & Don)


[1.2.8.1.1.9.1.4] Gladys Lora HUFF b: Dec 01, 1913 in Vera, OK d: Oct 5, 1998 Fruita, CO   (photo)
               +John WITT b: Jul 09, 1912 in Seymour, Baylor, Texas d: Jan 30, 1990 Karval, CO  (photo)
                   m: Oct 8, 1932 Ordway, CO         mother: Marie F. Neufeld (photo) father: Gotthilf WITT  

Children of Gladys & John


  Robert Wayne WITT b: Oct 13, 1934
  +Nanch "Nancy" Christine Harper b: Aug 22, 1936     m: Jun 16, 1957     mother: Kathryn  father: John Harper 

    Kathryn WITT
      +Scott McDaniel  divorced 
      +Greg PAINTER
        Chris McDANIEL
        Katy McDANIEL      (twins) 

     Laura WITT b:
      +Jim WHITE b:
        Craig WHITE b:
        Nikki WHITE b: Sep 19, 1987       
        Becky WHITE b: Sep 19, 1987

     Robert (Bobby) John WITT b:
      + Yvonne  b:
        Connor Wayne WITT b:
        Erin Christine WITT b:

  James (Jim) Kenneth WITT b: Nov. 8, 1940 m: June 16, 1961
  +Julia (Julie) Lane METCALF b: Fe 11 Feb 1942 

     Thomas James WITT b:   m: Aug. 24, 1996
      Susan Diane ROE  b: March 17, 1967
       Madison Laurel WITT b: 

     Lisa Ruth WITT b: Nov. 14, 1966 m: June 6, 1987
     +Thomas Todd IRWIN b: Feb. 13, 1963
       Collin James IRWIN b: Feb 29, 1988
       Kaytlin (Kayti) Ann IRWIN b: Feb. 1, 1990
       Chelsea Lane IRWIN b: April 20, 1992 

  Ronald WITT b: Limon, Lincoln, Colorado   Jul 12, 1944     m: Sep 04, 1968
  +JOYCE Lynn RADER b: La Junta, Colorado  Oct 12, 1950  mother: Lula May Campbell  father: Charles Francis Rader

     Ronna Linn WITT b: Rockyford, ,CO Jul 05, 1969 
     +Paul FRANCO b: Ft Ord, Monterey, CA   Jun 22, 1966    m: Apr 05, 1986 Ft Carson, Colorado Springs ,El Paso, CO
           mother: Juanita Rodriguez father: Margarito Franco     
       Angela Marie WITT b: Colorado Springs, El Paso, CO  Apr 27, 1984 
                Alyssa Linn b: Jul 24, 2002 (father: Joe Martinez)
       Eric Michael FRANCO b: Austin, TX  Dec 01, 1993 

    Sheila Marie WITT b: La Junta, Colorado Jun 10, 1972 
    +Jason Glen AGNEW b: Missoula, Missoula County, Montana    Jun 16, 1971     m: Aug 07, 1994 Karvel, Lincoln County, CO
                                                         mother: Jill CHISUM HUFFMAN father: Gerald Leroy AGNEW
       Henry Glen WITT-AGNEW b: Memorial Hospital, Colorado Springs, CO  Jan 14, 1995 
       Logan Francis WITT-AGNEW b: Memorial Hospital, Colorado Springs, CO  Feb 26, 1999 

    Kristin Le Anne WITT b: Colorado Springs, El Paso, CO  Mar 08, 1977 

    Jason Michael WITT b: Frankfurt, Germany  Sep 05, 1978 

  • Notes

1 Great Grandparents (Frank and Mary Ellen Roy)

Frank Teel Roy died in Overbrook, KS. He had married Mary Ellen Consdell (some reports are that they later divorced, at least were separated) Opal Vivian was their only child.

2. Frank is listed as age 56 & widowed on the 1920 Colorado census, Lincoln County, Opal's mother is listed as born in Kansas

3 John Roy: moved from Isle of Jersey, England, March 1711 to Boston, MA with their 7 week old baby John-1721 moved to Woodbridge, NJ

4. Douglas County Marriages 1889

5. Highland-Dodder Cemetery Inscriptions


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Joseph Roy's Timeline

1686
1686
UK
1712
February 11, 1712
Age 26
St. Aubins in St. Brelard's Parish, Isle of Jersey, Isle of Jersey, UK
1720
April 3, 1720
Age 34
Milton, Massachusetts, Or Germantown Pennsylvania USA
1738
June 4, 1738
Age 52
Woodbridge, NJ, USA
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Presbyterian Cemetery, Woodbridge, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA