Broyhill Family History

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Roy Franklin Broyhill
son of George Franklin Broyhill

     Roy was born in Sioux City, Iowa on June 20, 1919.  He graduated from Dakota City High School in 1936 and from the University of Nebraska with a B.B.A in 1940, a member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity.  He worked for a short time with Montgomery-Ward, then entered the army.  During 1940 and 1941, he was assigned to the 110th Quartermaster Regiment; 35th Division; 2nd Army.  On Jan. 30, 1943, he married Arline W. Stewart, who was born in Sholes, Neb, Feb. 2, 1921.  He was chief accountant for the Army Exchange Service in Sioux City, then worked with a printing and publishing company.
     In 1976, he was a director of Great Western Casualty Company, a member of the local school board, and the Republican State Central committee, a trustee of the University of Nebraska, a Mason and a Kiwanian. From 1951 to 1953, he was mayor of Dakota City.   He was also president of the Broyhill Company, a manufacturer of agricultural and industrial equipment.  He was also in the newspaper and insurance business.
     Roy provided the bulk of the information on the family of James Broyhill Jr. and his son William Irving Broyhill, including virtually all the dates and places.  
Lynn Diann Broyhill July 30, 1945 6AC-A1
Craig Gary Broyhill Oct. 1, 1948 6AC-A2
Kent Brian Broyhill Oct. 3, 1952 6AC-A3
Brice Alan Broyhill Feb. 5, 1959 6AC-A4

About the Kids

Lynn was killed in an automobile accident on Sept. 8, 1966.
Craig graduated from the U. of Neb and began working for the Broyhill Company.
Kent provided information on the descendents of William Irving Broyhill.
Brice Alan - No further information.

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