Roland McGlone

12 April 1918–23 July 2009 (Age 91)
Vanceburg, Lewis, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Roland

When Roland McGlone was born on 12 April 1918, in Vanceburg, Lewis, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Cephus McGlone, was 42 and his mother, Hattie Henrietta Davis, was 39. He married Vivian Juanita "Nita" Buckley on 31 October 1936, in Catlettsburg, Boyd, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in South Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 23 July 2009, in Glendora, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Roland McGlone
Vivian Juanita "Nita" Buckley
Marriage: 31 October 1936
Vayland Leon McGlone

Spouse and Children

31 October 1936
Catlettsburg, Boyd, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 8

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 24

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Eóin ‘son of the devotee of St. John (Irish Eóin)’. Compare Monday , McLean .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Roland Mcglone, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rolan Mc Glone in household of William Mc Glone, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Roland Mcglone in household of William C Mcglone, "United States Census, 1920"

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