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Joash Roys
Joash Roys
American, born 1716
Biography: Joash Roys (or Royce) was the son of Nehemiah Roys, who moved to Wallingford, Connecticut, and built the Royce family homestead in 1672. Joash Roys left Wallingford in the 1740s and relocated to Sheffield, Massachusetts. He had at least one son, Abner Roys, born 1746 in Sheffield.