Henry F. Roll

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Date of Birth Friday, September 13, 1844
Date of Death Friday, February 26, 1926


Henry F. Roll was born in Missouri, and as a member of the 33rd Missouri Infantry, fought in the Battle of Nashville in 1864. After the war he appears to have returned to Nashville briefly, as a member of the Cumberland Club. He later returned to Missouri.


"Base Ball--The State Championship." Union and Dispatch [Nashville, TN] 1 Dec. 1866: 5. Chronicling America Web. 23 Mar. 2014  http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85038521/1866-12-01/ed-1/seq-5/




Signed letter as "treasurer" to Chattanooga Lookouts declining the state championship challenge, but "F. Sanford" was listed as the secretary at the club's founding earlier in 1866. See http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83025718/1866-04-21/ed-1/seq-3/

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Cumberland Base Ball Club of Nashville 1866 Member, Later Officer

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