Roy Edward Barkey

Male 1892 - 1982  (90 years)


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  • Name Roy Edward Barkey  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Born 19 Jan 1892  Buffalo, Johnson, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Birth 19 Jan 1892  Buffalo, Johnson, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Burial Buffalo, Johnson County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1910  Johnson, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10
    Draft Registration Between 1917 and 1918  Johnson County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10
    Residence 1920  Johnson, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1935  [2, 10
    Residence 1940  Johnson, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 10
    Death 4 May 1982  Apple Valley, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 90 
    FSID LC5W-SDK 
    Residence Johnson, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 4 May 1982  Apple Valley, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 7, 10
    • Buried in Buffalo, Wyo family plot
    Buried Buffalo, Johnson, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11738  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2020 

    Father John Ulysses Barkey,   b. 2 Jul 1852, Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1916, Buffalo, Johnson, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ida Rose Mayer,   b. 20 Feb 1868, Hayden, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1960, Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 21 Feb 1887  Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12, 13
    Family ID F968  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Viola May Kramer,   b. 4 May 1904, Thief River Falls, Pennington, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1995, Apple Valley, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 14 Jun 1933 
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F3861  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Jan 1892 - Buffalo, Johnson, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 19 Jan 1892 - Buffalo, Johnson, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - - Buffalo, Johnson County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Johnson, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - Between 1917 and 1918 - Johnson County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Johnson, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1940 - Johnson, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Age: 90 - 4 May 1982 - Apple Valley, San Bernardino, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Johnson, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 May 1982 - Apple Valley, San Bernardino, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Buffalo, Johnson, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    John Ulysses Barkey's Will
    John Ulysses Barkey's Will
    This is the final depostition of his will. The actual will and testimonies is much longer- but all is stated in here.

    Headstones
    Roy Barkey Headstone
    Roy Barkey Headstone

    Barkey Family
    Barkey Family
    Barkey Family
    John U Barkey, Ida Mae, Reuben and Roy
    Reuben & Ralph Barkey 1904
    Reuben & Ralph Barkey 1904
    Roy Barkey 1932
    Roy Barkey 1932
    Roy Barkey
    Roy Barkey
    John Ulysses Barkey and sons
    John Ulysses Barkey and sons
    Roy Barkey WWI Registration
    Roy Barkey WWI Registration
    John, Ida, Reuben and Roy Barkey
    John, Ida, Reuben and Roy Barkey

  • Notes 
    • Roy E Barkey was born at Buffalo, Wyoming on January 19, 1892. Buffalo was open range country, He rode his first bucking horse contest in 1909 at the age of 17 at Buffalo, Wyoming. In 1914, he won the World's Championship Bucking Contest at the Indian and Pioneer Stampede, July 2-3-4-, 1914 at Sheridan, Wyoming. He not only rode bucking horses but roped calves and steers. He won the Steer Roping Contest at the Cody Stampede July 3-4, 1934 at Cody, Wyoming. He was well known in local rodeos where he rode bucking horses, roped calves and steers, rode Roman races and also relay races. He won 29 bucking contests. At the Johnson County Fair, he was the best contestant in 1927, 1928 and 1929. He worked such shows as Cheyenne, Sheridan, Cody and Buffalo in Wyoming; Pendleton and Walla Walla in Washington; Bozeman, Miles City and Billings in Montana. He also furnished stock for the shows at Cody, Buffalo and Sheridan in the 1930's. He worked as a cowboy for the Padlock Ranch in Wyoming, "repping" for them and working for Fred Jones. He also rode the rough string for Kendericks O.W. Ranch. In 1917, he purchased acreage on Lake DeSmet and started the Bar-Key Ranch at Buffalo, Wyoming where he ran cattle, thoroughbreds and Percheon horses. During World War I, he joined the United States Cavalry Division and was assigned to Camp Lewis, Washington. He retired from the Remount Division as Sargent First Class on January 11, 1919. He passed away in Apple Valley, California leaving his wife Viola M. Kramer Barkey on April 14, 1982

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Database online.
      Record for Roy Edward Barkey

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      Roy Edward Barkey

    3. [S273] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K684-955 : 12 December 2014), Roy E Barkey, 1917-1918; citing Johnson County, Wyoming, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 2,022,240.
      Roy E Barkey, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

    4. [S273] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "California Death Index, 1940-1997," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VGGG-NN7 : 26 November 2014), Roy E Barkey, 17 Apr 1982; Department of Public Health Services, Sacramento.
      Roy E Barkey, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

    5. [S273] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MNBV-GPT : accessed 6 August 2017), Roy Barkely, Election District 2, Johnson, Wyoming, United States; citing ED 67, sheet 1A, line 6, family 3, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 2026; FHL microfilm 1,822,026.
      Roy Barkely, "United States Census, 1920"

    6. [S273] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VT45-D9Z : accessed 6 August 2017), Roy E Barkey, Election District 1, Johnson, Wyoming, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 10-1, sheet 4A, line 28, family 67, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 4571.
      Roy E Barkey, "United States Census, 1940"

    7. [S273] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JG3B-STL : 20 May 2014), Roy Barkey, Apr 1982; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
      Roy Barkey, "United States Social Security Death Index"

    8. [S273] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F3QL-SFJ : 7 December 2014), Roy Edward Barkey and Viola May Kramer, 14 Jun 1933; citing Marriage, Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, county courthouses, Montana; FHL microfilm 1,943,763.
      Roy Edward Barkey, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

    9. [S273] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org, "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MPJV-GV6 : accessed 6 August 2017), Ray E Barkey in household of John U Barkey, Lower French Creek, Johnson, Wyoming, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 68, sheet 3A, family 46, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1745; FHL microfilm 1,375,758.
      Ray E Barkey in household of John U Barkey, "United States Census, 1910"

    10. [S273] FamilySearch Family Tree, FamilySearch.org.
      Legacy NFS Source: Roy Edward Barkey - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Roy Barkey

    11. [S65] Web: Western States Marriage Index, 1809-2011, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).

    12. [S125] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Precinct 1, Johnson, Wyoming; Roll: 1826; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0031; FHL microfilm: 1241826.

    13. [S124] Wisconsin, Marriages, 1820-1907, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2000;).