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Charles H. Rowland

Charles H. Rowland, American congressman. member 64th and 65th Congresses (1915-1919), 21st Pennsylvania District; Mason (32°).

Background

  • Rowland, Charles H. was born on December 20, 1860 in at Hancock, Maryland, United States. Son of John and Sarah L. (Hedding) Rowland.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools.

    Career

    • Identified with coal mining business since age of 16. President Moshannon Coal Mining Company, Philipsburg & Susquehanna Railroad Company. Director Moshannion National Bank (Philipsburg, Pennsylvania), Centre & Clearfield St. Railroad Company, Penn Public Service Company, Brown, Baird & Company (Osceola Mills, Pennsylvania), etc.

      Member 64th and 65th Congresses (1915-1919), 21st Pennsylvania District.

    Politics

    When peaceful alternatives to resolve the conflict failed, the use of force may be the only option to check aggression or genocide.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Since righteousness is demanded of God, one needs to know how to receive lieutenant It is received through faith. It is having faith in God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Language of a derogatory nature (with regard to race, nationality, ethnic background, gender, sexuality, and physical differences) does not reflect value of one another and contradicts the Christian teaching.

    Membership

    Member 64th and 65th Congresses (1915-1919), 21st Pennsylvania District. Mason (32°).; Clubs: Philipsburg.

    Connections

    • Married Annie Cutshall, of Huntingdon Company, Pennsylvania, July 23, 1885.
    • father: John Rowland
    • mother: Sarah L. (Hedding) Rowland
    • spouse: Annie Cutshall
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    Born December 20, 1860
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