Rollinson family reminiscences
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Thaddeus W. Rollison was born In Hardin County, Ohio on November 10, 1858. In 1873, he was 14 years old when his family moved to Arkansas. He married Rosa Etta Coffey (1863-1920) on October 26, 1879 and they had eleven children. He passed away at the age of 94 on August 29, 1953.
William J. Rollison was the younger brother of Charles Perry Rollison. He was born on August 11, 1832 in Morgan County, Ohio. He married Elizabeth Thorn on September 7, 1853 and they had several children. They traveled by flatboat to De Witt, Arkansas in the summer of 1873. William passed away at the age of 52 on April 1, 1885.
James Davis Rollison, nephew of Charles and William, was born November 4, 1842 in Morgan County, Ohio. He married Euphemia Spencer (1841-1889) on August 4, 1870 and they had five children. He traveled with family to Arkansas in the summer of 1873, but later moved back to Indiana in 1882. James passes away at the age of 64 on November 20, 1906. His granddaughter was Cora Miller Gibson (1898-1984) and her family records included the stories of the 1873 Rollison family flatboat trips that are contained in this collection.
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Ancestry.com. "Charles P. Rollison." 1860 United States Federal Census. Accessed May 25, 2018. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com.
Ancestry.com. "Charles P. Rollison." Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993.. Accessed May 25, 2018. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com.
Ancestry.com. "William J. Rollison." Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993. Accessed May 30, 2018. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com.
FindaGrave.com. "Charles Perry Rollison." Find a Grave Memorial #14320704. Accessed May 25, 2018. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/14320704/charles-perry-rollison.
FindaGrave.com. "James D. Rollison." Find a Grave Memorial #12406315. Accessed May 25, 2018. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/12406315.
FindaGrave.com. "Thaddeus D. Rollison." Find a Grave Memorial #14334076. Accessed May 25, 2018. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/14334076/thaddeus-warsaw-rollison.
FindaGrave.com. "William Jasper Rollison." Find A Grave Memorial #64102042. Accessed May 30, 2018. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/64102042.
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