Of partcular interest are the ancestors and descendants of
- Solomon Royes (1774-1842), London and St Helier; and last names Hougham, Mordaunt, Sanigear, Luther, Bell, Turner and Bravo;
This tree follows only those Hougham or Huffam branches in the Royes pedigree (about 1000 people). For many more Hougham/Huffams go to The Hougham/Huffam Family Tree
- James Russell (1784-1851+), Larne, Northern Ireland, and last names Myles, McFerran, Livingstone, Wiley, Espie, McClarnon, Hogan and...
- James Roy (born between 1815 and 1828), Co Antrim, Northern Ireland;
- James Clements (1760-1834) and Mary Houston, Northern Ireland, and last names Girvan, Gamble, Snoddy, Logan, Hamill, Selby, Terry and Simms.
There are 5812 people in 2196 families in the Roy~Royes tree.
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is a random selection from our database:
: A "Comparative Chart"
shows how the Houghams link back to the Dukes of Normandy, and then how the Dukes of Normandy link into the British Royal line.
: About 164,000 convicts were transported to the Australian colonies between 1788 and 1868 on board 806 ships. A report "Convicts to Australia
" lists known convicts in the royroyes tree. This report list those people.
Featured Most Wanted
: Our earliest Roy is James, father of James, John and Thomas. James jr was born in Co Fermanagh, Ireland about 1850. We have two candidates for a James Roy (senior) in Co Fermanagh at that time - one from Royal Ulster Constabulary files and one from a Civil Marriage Registration. Or maybe it is the same person? See the notes under Most Wanted
and James Roy
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for relationships used in this web site (and in newsletters):
- 2C1R = 2nd cousin once removed, 1C3R = (first) cousin three times removed, etc.
- 3G ... = great great great ... [but 2G grandparent rather than 3G parent]
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, a person's relationship to Maurie Roy or May Royes is noted in news items.
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