Ardell Rowland

3 October 1911–19 September 1995 (Age 84)
Magnolia, Columbia, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Ardell

When Ardell Rowland was born on 3 October 1911, in Magnolia, Columbia, Arkansas, United States, his father, Lesley Rowland, was 26 and his mother, Eva Marie Hunt, was 19. He lived in Sulphur Township, McCurtain, Oklahoma, United States in 1940 and Grand Prairie, Tarrant, Texas, United States in 1986. He died on 19 September 1995, in Grand Prairie, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 83.

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Ardell Rowland
Melvinina "Mary" Nix

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    Lesley Rowland





World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 3

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

French: Some translate this name as "peace of the country," perhaps from Dutch "row," peace, and "land," meaning peacemaker of his country. It is another form of the Francic name Roland.

Sources (3)

  • Ardell Rowland, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ardell Rowland in household of L L Rowland, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ardell Rowland in household of Leslie L Rowland, "United States Census, 1930"

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