Rowland O. McCallister

Male19 July 1891–8 January 1976

Brief Life History of Rowland O.

When Rowland O. McCallister was born on 19 July 1891, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, his father, David A. McCallister, was 41 and his mother, Harriet Elizabeth Reid, was 35. He married Mattie Moore in 1915, in Kershaw, South Carolina, United States. He lived in School District 1 Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States in 1940 and Colombia in 1971. He died on 8 January 1976, in Kershaw, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Kershaw, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States.

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Rowland O. McCallister
Mattie Moore
Marriage: 1915

Sources (11)

  • Roland Mccallister in household of James Moore, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Birth and Death Information
  • Rowland Mccallister, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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  • Marriage
    1915Kershaw, South Carolina, United States
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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 5

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.


    Age 8

    Thousand Days' War. Around 120,000 people die in civil war between Liberals and Conservatives. Panama becomes an independent state.

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 25

    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern Irish (Down): variant of McAllister , from Gaelic Mac Alasdair ‘son of Alasdair’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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