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So shall it be with my father: he shall be
called a prince over his posterity, holding
the keys of the patriarchal priesthood over the kingdom of God on earth, even the Church
of the Latter Day Saints, and he shall sit in the general assembly of patriarchs, even in
council with the Ancient of Days when he shall sit and all the patriarchs with him and shall
enjoy his right and authority under the direction of the Ancient of Days.
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ROYCE, Mary

ROYCE, Mary

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  • Name ROYCE, Mary 
    Born 1657  Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 1658  Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
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    Died 27 Nov 1698  Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Dec 1698  Goshen, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I30562  Joseph Smith Sr and Lucy Mack Smith | Joseph Sr.
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2017 

    Father ROYCE, Jonathan ,   c. 21 Apr 1633, Stamford, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1690, Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Mother SPINNING, Mary ,   b. 4 Dec 1639, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1658, Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years) 
    Married Nov 1656  Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5497  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father ROYCE, Ensign Samuel ,   b. 1 Nov 1644, Marat, New Milford, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1711, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother CHURCHILL, Hannah ,   b. 1 Nov 1644, Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1684, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 9 Jan 1666  New London, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4951  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 BEACH, Deacon John ,   b. 19 Oct 1655, Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1709, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 1 Dec 1678  Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. BEACH, Mary ,   b. 11 Jan 1679, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1688, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)
    +2. BEACH, Lettice ,   b. 24 Dec 1679, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1767, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. BEACH, Hannah ,   b. 17 Mar 1683, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1749, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     4. BEACH, Thomas ,   b. 14 Feb 1686, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1752, Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     5. BEACH, John Deacon ,   b. 15 Oct 1690, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1773, Goshen, Litchfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     6. BEACH, Esther ,   b. 3 May 1694, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1772, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     7. BEACH, Samuel ,   b. 29 Dec 1696, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1765, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     8. BEACH, Caleb ,   b. 1698, Litchfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1761, Goshen, Litchfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F10455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 ATWATER, John ,   b. 1 Nov 1654, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1748, Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1718  Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F5498  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Origin Displayed: English - Spelling variations of this family name include: Royce, Royse, Roys and others. First found in Kent where they were seated from early times and their first records appeared on the census rolls taken by the ancient Kings of Britain to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects. Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Robert Royce (Royse) who settled in Salem in 1630 with his wife Elizabeth; Joseph Royce arrived in Philadelphia in 1836. (From www.HouseOfNames.com Archives copyright © 2000 - 2009). This most interesting surname derives from a number of possible origins. First, it may be a topographical name for a person who lived at a place where wild roses grew. It may also have been given to a "dweller in a house bearing the sign of the rose i.e., "an Inn". It is also found, especially in Europe, as a nickname for a man of "rosy" complexion. In each of these instances the surname derives from the Middle English and Old French "rose" or the Germanic female personal name "Rose", "Royse", which was recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 as "Rothais" and is composed of the elements "hrod", renown plus "haid(is)", king. Finally, the name may also have originated from the Yiddish female personal name "Royze", derived from the word for the flower. One Richard Roys appeared in the Subsidy Rolls of Suffolk in 1327. Interesting name bearers include Sir George Rose (1782 - 1873) who was appointed judge of the Court of Review and knighted in 1831; he also became first chairman of the Law Life Insurance Society in 1844. Hugh Henry Rose (Baron Strathnairn) in 1801 - 1885 who served in Syria, India and Ireland with the British army and was appointed Field-Marshal in 1877. The first recorded spelling of the family name is shown to be that of Robert Rose, which was dated 1302, in the "London Court Rolls Register", during the reign of King Edward 1st, known as "The Hammer of the Scots", 1272 - 1307. Surnames became necessary when governments introduced personal taxation. In England this was known as Poll Tax. Throughout the centuries, surnames in every country have continued to "develop" often leading to astonishing variants of the original spelling. © Copyright: Name Origin Research www.surnamedb.com 1980 - 2014.