James Milton Roland

17 May 1930–1 April 1954 (Age 23)
Clarksville, Calhoun, Florida, United States

The Life of James Milton

When James Milton Roland was born on 17 May 1930, in Clarksville, Calhoun, Florida, United States, his father, Bidle Luther Roland, was 42 and his mother, Ella Mae Weathers, was 29. He lived in Blountstown, Calhoun, Florida, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 1 Blountstown, Calhoun, Florida, United States in 1940. He died on 1 April 1954, in Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bidle Luther Roland
Ella Mae Weathers
Ava Lou Roland
Luther Clayton Roland
Leon L Roland
William Etheridge Roland
James Milton Roland

Parents and Siblings

    Bidle Luther Roland





    Ava Lou Roland


    Luther Clayton Roland


    Leon L Roland


    William Etheridge Roland



World Events (8)


Age 1

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Age 2

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 7

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Derived from an old Francic name signifying "illustrious countryman," from Anglo-Saxon "rof," illustrious, and "land." Some have derived the name from Anglo-Saxon "rod," counsel, and "land," meaning a counselor to his country. The Italian name Orlando is the same name.

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Sources (3)

  • James M Roland, "Florida State Census, 1935"
  • James M Roland in household of Bidel L Roland, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Roland in household of Ella Mae Roland, "United States Census, 1940"

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