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ROLL, CHARLES: 1883-

Charles Roll was born in Terre Haute, Ind., on Aug. 8, 1883, the son of John Aaron and Mary Jane Shaw Roll. He married Sylvia Opal McShane on June 21, 1911, and they had three children: Charles Robert, Helen Marguerite, and Walter Edward. He earned the A.B. degree from Indiana University in 1910 and the A.M. degree from the University of Wisconsin in 1912. Roll was a fellow in American history at the University of Wisconsin, 1912-13. He joined the faculty of Indiana State Teachers College in 1913 where he taught history and was appointed professor emeritus in 1951.

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