Royal I. Knapp

Born: Oct 21, 1877
Loc: Lake Pleasant, Erie Co. PA
Died: May 6, 1942
Loc: Meadville, Crawford Co. PA
Bur: Evergreen Cemetery,
Union City, Erie Co. PA
Gravestone Photo
Occupation: Accountant, Salesman
Father: Rossell M. Knapp
Mother Mary Evelyn Sweet
Spouse: Pearl Klimmer

Children:  Gwendolyn/Bernard

Newspaper Clippings:
Royal Knapp is president of the debating society (2/3/1895)
8th Annual Perry-Donaldson reunion. Secretary Royal Knapp (9/5/1895)

Royal graduated from the Waterford Academy (Waterford, Erie Co. PA) in 1905 and from Bucknell University Taught public schools in Ridgeway and Rocky Grove, PA. Also an accountant for the Galena Signal Oil Company in Franklin, PA.  Lived in Meadville, PA and sold insurance. Member of the First Baptist Church of Meadville.
Source: Clarence Burkey

1880 Census: Greene Twp. Erie Co. PA
1910 Census: Franklin, Venango Co. PA
1920 Census: Franklin, Venango Co. PA
1930 Census: Meadville, Crawford Co. PA
Knapp, Royal I., 64, former resident of this city, passed away at his late home in Meadville,
Wednesday May 6, 1942. Internment in Evergreen Cemetery.