Bedford Forrest ROWLAND Raymond William ALLSUP Sarah Elizabeth ROWLAND Roberta May ROWLAND John W ROWLAND Vernie F ROWLAND Martha Jane ROWLAND Walton Maize ROWLAND Edward Doyle ROWLAND Maggie Ella MCSWAIN Mini tree diagram

Myrtle Idelle ROWLAND1,5,2,3,3,3,4

22nd Apr 18991,2,3,4 - 25th Feb 19723,4

Life History

22nd Apr 1899

Born in Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas.1,2,3,4

14th Dec 1918

Married Raymond William ALLSUP in Arkansas County, Arkansas.5,3

Mar 1971

Death of Raymond William ALLSUP in Stuttgart, Arkansas, Arkansas.6

25th Feb 1972


after 25th Feb 1972

Buried in Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Ethel, Arkansas County, Arkansas.3,4


  • 1900 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 5 June, Prairie Township, District 7, page 11A, Hse #181, Fam #186
    Rowland, Benjamin F  Head  W M Aug 1866 34 Married 3 years  KY KY KY Farmer
    Rowland, Maggie E  Wife  F W Aug 1876 23 Married 3 years  AR NC NC
    Rowland, Myrtle  Dau  F W Apr 1899 1  AR KY AR

    1910 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 22 April, Prairie Township, District 13, p 4A, Hse/Fam #59
    Rolen, Bedford Head M W 46 KY KY KY Farmer
    Rolen, Maggie  Wife  F  W 33 AR NC NC [born abt 1877]
    Rolen, Myrtle I  Dau  F  W 11 AR KY AR

    Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
    Ray Allsup
    Age 18, Birth Year abt 1900
    Residence St Charles, Arkansas, Arkansas
    Spouse's Name Myrtie Rowland
    Spouse's Age 18
    Spouse's Residence Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas
    Marriage 14 Dec 1918 Arkansas County
    Marriage License Date 7 Dec 1918

    "Martha Rowland Allsup.  Her husband was Walter (Waltie) Allsup, brother of Ray Allsup, Aunt Mertie's husband.  The four of them lived near Stuttgart and ran a huge duck hunting club near Stuttgart, when I was a youngster.  Before that Uncle Ray and Aunt Mertie, lived in a big clubhouse on Cache River and ran a big fishing club there.  Ray and Mertie never had children, but Walter and Martha had a son Raymond and a daughter Linda. Walter, Martha, and my mom Connie are buried in DeWitt."
    --  Kenneth McSwain, email to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 30 April 2015

    "Myrtle Idelle Rowland  was born April 22, 1899, married Ray Allsup December 14, 1918, and died February 25, 1972."
    --  Shirley Rowland Mitchell, email to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 7 April 2015

    Myrtle Idelle Rowland Allsup
    Birth Apr. 22, 1899 Ethel, Arkansas County, Arkansas
    Death Feb. 25, 1972 Arkansas County, Arkansas

    Myrtle was the daughter of Bedford Forrest Rowland and Maggie Ella McSwain. She married Raymond William Allsup on 14 Dec 1918 in Arkansas County, Arkansas.

    Bedford Forrest Rowland (1866 - 1917)
    Maggie Ella McSwain Porter (1876 - 1915)

    Sarah Elizabeth Rowland Jones (1900 - 1975)
    John W Rowland (1907 - 1914)
    Vernie F Rowland (1908 - 1914)
    Edward Doyle Rowland (1914 - 1970)

    Burial Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Arkansas County, Arkansas

    Created by Orville Jenkins Apr 09, 2015
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #144810994,

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