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Updated March 2, 2003

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Royer Data Collection Center is involved in archiving and sharing Royer Data and photos,deeds,marriage, birth and death certificates as well as the collection of Royer related obituaries from newspapers from around the world (as long as they are searchable online).The data that is shared on The Royer Family in America Genealogy website is at the most 15% of my archives.Just what i have in Royer related items on the computer is pushing 300 megs of data. That does not include many 3 ring binders, file drawers,and many boxes of data.So if you have a Gedcom file, Family photos, Grave marker photos,Articles, Biograpghy or such to archive or want to share something with other Royers around the world, Please do so.
If you have enjoyed these pages, just think how much more you might enjoy it if your items were archived on the websites someday to be shared with others. Thank you to all the over 35,000 visiters to the website. Royer Data Collection Center, Richard (Rick) Allen Royer,5104 N. Belt St. Spokane, Wa. 99205
Most photos on this page have been cropped and resized to minimize file size.

Family Photos
  • Emma Catherine Royer, born 1854 (39 KB)
    Daughter of Samuel M. & Mary Jane (Hammaker) Royer: Emma Catherine "Kate" Royer b. 19 Feb 1854 d. 4 Dec 1951 in Azalea, NC m. 1st, John M.Buhrman m. 2nd, George Lewis Fox (Note: Catherine lastly used the surname LEWIS, her 2nd husband's middle name, as her married surname.)
  • Heenan C. Royer Family, 1908 (70 KB)
    Royer Family taken 1908.Standing in back left to right, Elizabeth Sofia Bockus,Ralph Royer,Ed Royer, John Royer. Sitting L-R, Mary Bayliss,Emma Jane Lower Royer, Heenan C. Royer, Charles Royer. Front Allen Royer. Ancestor of Harry E. Royer
  • Allen C. Royer-Ancestor of Harry Edward Royer (88 KB)
    Allen C. Royer U.S. Army 37th Div. " Buckeye, 147th Inf. Com G & H,served 6/15/1917 to 4/19/1919. Allen born 2/4/1899, Defiance Ohio, married Agnes Riebhoff 3/5/1923. Allen died 10/25/1975 Santa Rosa, Ca.
  • Bob and Barbara (Bittner) Abraham (37 KB)
    Barbara was the person that did the single most typing of the text for the GRRF text project. She also is the author of Royer's Past and Present. She has helped the Royer family in America homepages along over the years, and we all owe her a great deal of graditude for her contributions to the pages. THANKS AGAIN BARB!!!!!
  • Grave marker, Elisabeth Royer, ca 1837-1852 (50 KB)
    Elisabeth was the daughter of Amos Royer(ca 1802, Berks Co. Pa. and Sarah ? Royer. I am not sure of this location of stone.But believe it is in Lucas, Ohio.
  • Four Generations of Royers (29 KB)
    Left to right- George William Royer 1851-1931(page 305 of grrf,Charles A. Royer 1876-1956,Lloyd Charles Royer 1896-1953,my father-Richard Leroy Royer 1926-. Photo taken about 1930, South Dakota
  • Grave Marker of Ralph Royer, ????-1856 (87 KB)
    Son of Amos & Sarah ( ? ) Royer.At some time the descendants of Ralph must have had another stone made as original was becoming unreadable. I believe the location is Lucas Ohio.
  • George W. Royer and Elizabeth C. (Bowman) Royer (66 KB)
    GEORGE WILLIAM ROYER, m.Dec. 9, 1875, to Elizabeth C. Bowman,b.June 20,1858;farmer at Marietta, S.D. res. Bloomfield,Knox Co., Nebr., U. B.; 4 children born to this union.Great Great Grandfather of Richard A. Royer More info-
  • Grave Marker of Leroy Wilson Royer (1900-1969) (91 KB)
    "Roy" was born Feb.5,1900,died Aug.30,1969.Son of Charles Augustus Royer (1876-1956) younger brothr of Lloyd Charles Royer. Buried Masonic Cem. Philip, South Dakota
  • Grave marker of Oliver I.P. Royer (53 KB)
    Located in Lucas, Ohio
  • The Royer Kids , South Dakota (43 KB)
    These are the children of Lloyd Charles Royer &Christina Alma Helgeson, L-R,Back Row, Charles Norman Royer,Merle Elwood Royer, Richard Leroy Royer(my dad),Raymond Ardel Royer,little ones in front- Gary Vernon Royer,Lloyd Austin Royer,Wanyce Lavonne Royer,
  • Alonzo Royer-ancestor of Tim Royer (40 KB)
    David Alonzo Royer, Police officer in I believe Kansas City.Alonzo born Jan. 25, 1860 Noblesville indiana, died 1927 Kansas City, MO. He was know to many in the downtown area as "DAD" Royer, the trafic patrolman.Big manat 6'3" 260 pounds.This was another elusive line.I pointed Tim in the direction and he took it all the way back to Sebastian.
  • Grave marker of Oliver I.P. Royer (53 KB)
    Located in Lucas, Ohio. Lucas Died July 28, 1886
  • Just three bumps on a log (39 KB)
    Charles Norman Royer,Merle Elwood Royer, Richard Leroy Royer-father of R.A.Royer
  • Otto Glenn Royer- ancestor of Tim Royer (52 KB)
    Son of David Alonzo Royer. After Tim and Bev's research I received a large Royer Family booklet from them with charts,photos, and other item. The Royer Data Collection Center is very grateful for their time taken to supply us with this for the archives. Thanks Tim and Bev.
  • Grave Marker of Robert Ardel Royer (1958-1971) (82 KB)
    Robert Ardel Royer,born March 17, 1958,diedMay 27, 1971. Son of Raymond Ardel Royer and Bonnie (Tuning) Royer.Grandson of Lloyd Charles Royer.Bobby was a great kid.
  • Grave Marker of Ephraim Royer & wife Catherine (48 KB)
    Harry E. Royer standing with marker of Ephraim and Catherine (Esterlein) Royer,(son of Christian Royer) his Great-great grandparents.He came to Green twp, richland Co. (now Ashland Co.) with his family in 1820.Then to Thompson Twp, Seneca Co.(near Bellvue) Ohio in 1838. He died Feb. 3, 1885,Located at Shambaugh-byers Cemetery,4 1/2 miles Northest of Lucas,Richland Co. Ohio.
  • Douglas M.Royer with Grandparents, sept.1953 (30 KB)
    Christina Alma ( Helgeson) Royer and Lloyd Charles Royer. Lloyd was born November 05, 1896, died September 30, 1953,within days of this photo.
  • Harry E. and Doris Royer (81 KB)
    Harry has been a large contributor to the Data Collection Center.I had the pleasure of meeting them both when they came to Spokane.Harry also sent in his copy of the Royer book to the archives as well as tons of other data.I am truely grateful for their friendship as well as contributions. Thanks Harry
  • Marker of Bernard L. Royer,1900-1937 (28 KB)
    Born May 21,1900. Buried in the Essex Cemetery, Page County Iowa.
  • Grave Marker of Allen C. Royer (13 KB)
    Located Cherokee Memorial Park, LOdi, San Joaquin, Ca. Mother and Father of Harry E. Royer
  • Richard Leroy Royer, born Jan. 22, 1926 (34 KB)
    Looks like one of those " HEY DAD, COME ON LEMME TAKE IT FOR A SPIN" photos or "HEY MISTER, CHECK YOUR OIL?"
  • Marker of Samuel Royer,1873-1952 (31 KB)
    Buried in the Essex Cemetery, Page County Iowa.Husband of Emma (Setterburg) 608 of the Royer Book. They were married 1897. Many Royers resided in Page County, Iowa.
  • Grave Marker ofAmos Royer , Son of Christian Royer (46 KB)
    Grave marker is a modern redone one. Note that the date should be 1856 and not 1956. The same mistake was made on Sarah's( his wife's new stone)location Shambaugh-Byers Cemetery, 4 1/2 miles N.E of Lucas Ohio.
  • Grave Marker of Jacob Royer,(1842-1862 ) (58 KB)
    Jacob Royer,b.Nov. 20, 1842-died January 4,1862 son of Samuel Royer and Mary J.(Hammaker)Royer.Aged 19 Years 1 Mo & 6 Days.On the 27th of December Jacob Royer was with the regiment and went out on picket duty across the Greene River.On the following day,he complained of sickness and was taken to the hospital where he had convulsions.He got better during the course of the night.Then,last night he got bad and died about 3 A.M."The disease of your son was Typhoid Fever."The Village Record, Waynesboro,Pennsylvania Friday,January 17,1862 Letter to Mr. Samuel Royer from Capt. Samuel R. McKesson,Camp Woods, Hart Co., Ky.
  • Marker of Emma J. ( Setterburg)Royer 1878-1923 (29 KB)
    Wife of Samuel Royer, buried in the Essex Cemetery, Page County Iowa.
  • Grave marker of Christian Royer, 1767?-1843 (56 KB)
    Christian was the son of George Christopher"Chrisstoff" Royer.George was born 13 Feb. 1718, Bohl,Hasslock,Pfalz,Batern ,Germany.Christian was born in Heidleberg Twp. Berks Co. Pa. He and his family moved to Ohio in 1820.Cemetery Location is Shambaugh-Byers Cem. 4 1/2 Miles N.E. of Lucas Ohio.
  • Grave Marker, Samuel Royer, 1771-1838 (43 KB)
    Samuel Royer ,son of Samuel Royer and Catherine( Lampshear)Royer. he was born Dec. 9, 1771, Franklin Co. Pa.& died Feb. 19, 1838,franklin Co. Washinton Twp. Pa. buried at Royer Burial Plot, east of Waynesboro, Franklin Co. Pa. Hsband of Susannah Mack.
  • William and Ida Royer Family Group Photo (50 KB)
    at right Ralph & Alice and two children Judy and Dick. at left Homer & Sarah and children David in front and Beth behind him and Ann on Grandma's center back Hazel and husband Dr. Edmond Puterbaugh with youngest daughter in front of him and oldest daughter back of Homer.Photo Courtesy of Mindy Stichweh
  • Royer Reunion Ohio (39 KB)
    I don't remember where I got this photo. I saw it on the net and had the website owner send me a copy. As soon as I find my paper copy with notes I will try to identify the persons in the photo.
  • Carl Royer and Family (89 KB)
    Carl age 35 b.sweden arrived 1900 to Wisc. Wife is Christine age 38,b. sweden, arrived 1894. Children are Siegfreid 13, b. Ill.,Agnes 12,b. Ill.,Flora 8, b. Ill., Helen 4, born Mich.,Stanley 3, born Mich.,Olaf 6 months, born Wisc. Resideded in Maple Valley, Ocanto Co., 1910 census
  • Royer's Brethren Meeting House (43 KB)
    Located between Myerstown and Richland,Lebanon Co. Pa.Many people that are listed in the GRRF book are buried here.
  • Alma Christena (Helgeson) Royer, wife of Lloyd C. (37 KB)
    April 1st,1906- December 25, 2001. Burial Philip S.D. Grandmother of Richard A. (Rick)Royer
  • Four generation Photo (32 KB)
    L-R Richard A Royer,Richard L. Royer, Richard B Royer, Skyler James Donald Royer-born Feb,14th 2003
  • Grave Marker Horace A, Mary E, & Claude Z. Royer (44 KB)
    Located Pottstown,Montgomery Co. Pa.
  • Grave Marker of Samuel Franklin Royer, born 1866 (25 KB)
    Burial at Fireside Church, Near Bellvue, Seneca Co. Ohio, Flat Rock-Thompson Twp.
  • Grave Marker of Thomas Jefferson Royer (39 KB)
    Thomas was the son of Christian Royer & Christene (Schwanyer) Royer. Thomas had a son by the name of Clinton Royer.
  • Grave Marker Samuel Royer, B. 1808 (70 KB)
    Samuel Royer,Son of Samuel & Maria (Hernley) Royer Born Mar.25,1808,Jackson Twp, Lebanon Co.Pa. Died Jan.18,1894,Harrisburg, Dauphin Co. Pa. Aged 85 yrs.9 mo.23d. Husband of Anna Bollinger, Buried Royer Meeting House (Brethren) between Myerstown & Richland,Leb. Co., Pa.
  • Grave Marker,Clyde W. Royer, born 1890 (28 KB)
    located Fireside Church cemetery,Near Bellvue, Seneca Co. Ohio. Flatrock-Thompson Twp.
  • Grave marker Lewis Bedford Royer, 1834-1916 (48 KB)
    Lewis spent his life as a farmer. He served in the civil War. He died at the home of his son, Joseph Logan Royer in Bellvue Ohio Aug. 15, 1913
  • Grave Marker of Samuel Royer, Died 1897 (72 KB)
    Samuel Royer died July 31, 1897 Aged 82 YRS. 10 MOS. & 15 DYS Buried Royer Family Field Plot east of Waynesboro, Washington twp.,Franklin Co., Pa.
  • Grave Marker,Clyde W. Royer, 1890-1930 (28 KB)
    located Fireside Church cemetery,Near Bellvue, Seneca Co. Ohio. Flatrock-Thompson Twp.
  • Marker -Emanuel Royer (25 May, 1822-24 Sept 1896) (112 KB)
    photos of the grave marker of Emanuel Royer (25 May, 1822-24 Sept 1896) and his wife Anna Richwine, from Nashville cemetery, Nashville, MO, as well as for their daughter Sarah Margaret Royer-Shaul, in Ciecero cemetery, Ciecero, IN. Emauel Royer was my 3rd ggrandfather, and son of George Royer (1776-1876) and Sarah Shwenk.courtesy of Bob Hinshaw
  • Grave Marker of Christian Royer, born 1816 (72 KB)
    Christian Royer,born July 3rd 1887, according to stone, however my records say July 13th.Died June 18,1887.Buried Royer Meeting House(Brethren) between Myerstown & Richland,Leb. Co., Pa.Son of Samuel and Maria Hernley.Unable to read epitaph eroded, broken and mended
  • Grave Marker, Jared Royer,1843-1914 (38 KB)
    located Fireside Church cemetery,near Bellvue, seneca Co. Ohio,-Flat Rock-Thompson Twp. Also Rosa Bauman ans Infant son Charles, born 1874
  • Moise Royer from Jerry Royers Louisiana line (80 KB)
    Moise Royer worked on a dredge in Texas at one time. This may be from that period. The photograph was obviously posed by a professional traveling photographer.Moise was b.April23,1901,d.September 1981.Moise Royerwas married to MARIE RIDA LEBLANC, b. September 11, 1900, d.January 30, 1972.
  • Lewis Bedford Royer, born 1834 (52 KB)
    Lewis Bedford was born Oct.1 1834 in Richland Oh. He died Nov. 1 1916, Flatrock,Oh.married Elizabeth Zeber June 29 1859. She was born Dec. 20, 1838 Thopmpson, Oh. and died Nov. 10, 1915, Bellvue, Ohio. Served with 34th Ohio Volunteer Infrantry 1862-1865 Ancestor of Harry E. Royer
  • Grave Marker of Harold Amos Royer,1892-1957 (31 KB)
    located at Fireside Church cemetery, Near Bellvue,Seneca Co. Ohio, Flat Rock-Thompson Twp.
  • Family of Irvin ( Iron ) Royer (27 KB)
    Irvin Royer's family. In the back: Jesse, Elmer, Agnes; in the front: Elmina (his wife), Pauline, Irvin Royer.
  • Grave Marker of Henry B. Royer, born 1833 (71 KB)
    Henry B. Royer, born Feb 10, 1833, died Oct. 20, 1866.Interment: near Pottstown, Montgomery Co. Pa.
  • Grave Marker of Isaac Royer, 1828-1908 (46 KB)
    located Fireside Church cemetery, Near Bellvue, Seneca Co. Ohio. Flat Rock-Thompson Twp.
  • Grave Marker of Irvin Royer 1874-1943 and wife (33 KB)
    Irvin(Iron) Royer 1874-1943 & wife Elmina 1878- 1961.Son of John Royer 1840-1901 and Grandson of Henry Royer Jr. 1816-1893. Located at Oak Grove Cemetery, Ft. Jefferson, OH
  • Grave Marker of Daniel B. Royer, born 1834 (72 KB)
    Daniel B Royer, born Oct. 6, 1834, died April 8, 1911.Interment: Potts Town Montgomry Co. Pa.
  • Grave marker of Harvey E. Royer, 1863-194? (28 KB)
    Located at Fireside Church, Near Bellvue, Seneca Co. Ohio, Flat Rock-Thompson Twp.
  • Grave marker, Joseph and unknown Royer (33 KB)
    I say children as stone says children of I. and J.A. Royer. Located at Fireside Church, Near Bellvue, Seneca Co. Ohio, Flat Rock-Thompson Twp. I am assuming that the stones to the right of large one is also Royers.If anyone is in the area of this cemetery I would love to have more information from stones.
  • Grave marker of Henry Royer jr. (1816-1893) (52 KB)
    Located in Oak Grove Cemetery, Ft. Jefferson, OH There are many Royers buried in this cemetery.If anyone is in this area I would like to have more photos of the other stones(Rick Royer) Photo courtest of Eric Bocher
  • Grave Marker of Mary Royer (47 KB)
    located Fireside Church cemetery,Near Bellvue, Seneca Co. Ohio. Flatrock-Thompson Twp. If you are in area of this Stone I would like to know the date at bottom.
  • Grave Marker of A.I. Augustus Royer (98 KB)
    Ai Royer was born dec 6, 1922, died Nov. 24 1976. is buried at National Cem. Sturgis,S.D.Son of Charles Augustus Royer(nov.22,1876-Jan. 24,1956)& Margaret Keegan,Dec.21,1893-June 07, 1978
  • Gravemarker of Lloyd Charles Royer (1896-1953) (150 KB)
    Lloyd Charles Royer (Nov.5,1896-Sept.30,1953)Buried at Masonic Cemetery, Philip, S.D. Husband of Alma (Helgeson)Royer,Father of Richard L.Royer, Grandfather of Richard Allen Royer
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