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Architect , Real estate developer

William Henry Royal was American real estate developer, architect. Reg. architect, Illinois, Missouri. Recipient Commendation United States Postal Service, Washington, 1976, Service award, 1980, letter of Appreciation, 1982; nominee Rockefeller Public Service award, United States Postal Service, St. Paul, 1976.

Background

Royal, William Henry was born on December 16, 1924 in Jackson, Tennessee, United States. Son of Joe Henry and Millie Earline (Anderson) Royal.

Education

Diploma, Chicago Technology College, 1959. Student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1973. Student, University Nebraska, 1976.

Student, University Minnesota, 1976.

Career

Architect, engineer United States Army Engineer District, Detroit, 1957-1961, general architect St. Paul, 1959-1962, supervisor architect Chicago, 1962-1970, general architect Omaha, 1970-1973. Architect, job captain Ellerbe & Company, St Paul, 1962. Consultant FREBO, United States Postal Service, St. Paul, 1973-1977.

Constructor manager H.Q. United States Postal Service, Washington, 1977-1980. President William H. Royal & Associate, Inc., Lake St. Louis, Missouri, 1987—2002, Chicago, 1995-1997, St. Louis Airport Development Corporation, 1988-1989. Vice president Steelgrade Corporation, Clayton, Missouri, 1991-1993.

Secretary-treasurer American Community Telecomms. System, Inc., Ferguson, 1992-1997. President Royal King Construction Company, St. John, 1995-1997.

Achievements

  • Reg. architect, Illinois, Missouri.

Membership

Steward, United Methodist Church, Omaha, 1970-1973. Urban consultant United Methodist Ministries, Omaha, 1970-1973, Youth Coordinator, United Methodist Church, Omaha, 1971-1973. Member Douglas County Parole Board, Omaha, 1971-1972.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Computer programming, fishing, travel.

Connections

Married Odell Peebles, June 16, 1943. Children: William H. Junior, Frederick E., Diana, Carolyn M., Wanda H.

father:
Joe Henry Royal

mother:
Millie Earline (Anderson) Royal

spouse:
Odell Peebles

child:
William H. Junior Royal

child:
Frederick E. Royal

child:
Diana Royal

child:
Carolyn M. Royal

child:
Wanda H. Royal