Charles Leroy 'Roy' Wellard

1888 - 1943

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Charles Leroy 'Roy' Wellard

1888 - 1943
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Charles Leroy Wellard was the 2nd child and the 2nd son to be born to James Joseph Wellard and Frances Gertrude Davey. He was born in Salt Lake City on 9 February 1888. The family moved soon after his birth and the remainder of the 11 children were born in Twin Groves, Idaho. Most of the remainder o

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Charles Leroy 'Roy' Wellard

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Teton-Newdale Cemetery

East 3000 North
Teton-Newdale Cemetery, Madison, Idaho
United States
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Chynna67

September 15, 2011
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September 13, 2011

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Contributor: Chynna67 Created: 2 years ago Updated: 2 years ago

Charles Leroy Wellard was the 2nd child and the 2nd son to be born to James Joseph Wellard and Frances Gertrude Davey. He was born in Salt Lake City on 9 February 1888. The family moved soon after his birth and the remainder of the 11 children were born in Twin Groves, Idaho. Most of the remainder of his life story is included with that of his wife, Marvilla Riggs.

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1888
Charles Leroy 'Roy' Wellard was born in 1888
Charles Leroy 'Roy' Wellard was 10 years old when Spanish–American War: The Treaty of Paris is signed, officially ending the conflict. The Spanish–American War was fought between the United States and Spain in 1898. Hostilities began in the aftermath of the internal explosion of the USS Maine in Havana Harbor in Cuba, leading to US intervention in the Cuban War of Independence. American acquisition of Spain's Pacific possessions led to its involvement in the Philippine Revolution and ultimately in the Philippine–American War.
Charles Leroy 'Roy' Wellard was 15 years old when The Wright brothers make their first attempt to fly with the Wright Flyer at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. The Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, were two American aviators, engineers, inventors, and aviation pioneers who are generally credited with inventing, building, and flying the world's first successful airplane. They made the first controlled, sustained flight of a powered, heavier-than-air aircraft on December 17, 1903, four miles south of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. In 1904–05 the brothers developed their flying machine into the first practical fixed-wing aircraft. Although not the first to build experimental aircraft, the Wright brothers were the first to invent aircraft controls that made fixed-wing powered flight possible.
Charles Leroy 'Roy' Wellard was 24 years old when The British passenger liner RMS Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic at 2:20 a.m., two hours and forty minutes after hitting an iceberg. Only 710 of 2,227 passengers and crew on board survive. RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early hours of 15 April 1912, after colliding with an iceberg during its maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City. There were an estimated 2,224 passengers and crew aboard, and more than 1,500 died, making it one of the deadliest commercial peacetime maritime disasters in modern history. RMS Titanic was the largest ship afloat at the time it entered service and was the second of three Olympic-class ocean liners operated by the White Star Line. It was built by the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast. Thomas Andrews, her architect, died in the disaster.
Charles Leroy 'Roy' Wellard was 40 years old when Walt Disney character Mickey Mouse premieres in his first cartoon, "Plane Crazy". Walter Elias Disney was an American entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer. A pioneer of the American animation industry, he introduced several developments in the production of cartoons. As a film producer, Disney holds the record for most Academy Awards earned by an individual, having won 22 Oscars from 59 nominations. He was presented with two Golden Globe Special Achievement Awards and an Emmy Award, among other honors. Several of his films are included in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress.
Charles Leroy 'Roy' Wellard was 51 years old when Adolf Hitler signs an order to begin the systematic euthanasia of mentally ill and disabled people. Adolf Hitler was a German politician, demagogue, and Pan-German revolutionary, who was the leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer ("Leader") of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. As dictator, Hitler initiated World War II in Europe with the invasion of Poland in September 1939, and was central to the Holocaust.
Charles Leroy 'Roy' Wellard died in 1943 at the age of 55
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