Creed Thomas Rowland
Emoline (Smith) Rowland
(aka George W. Singleton)
was accused of but never prosecuted for
"The Murder of Millington 'Milton' Sasser"
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He married his 1st wife, Ruscilla Rowland, on 15 Mar 1866.
His 2nd wife was Mary Alice "Molly" McIntosh
[b: 25 Oct 1861, d: 14 Aug 1953],
who in 1875 was a teacher in Clay Co, KY.
On 25 Apr 1880, Gregory shot and killed Milton Sasser.
Gregory was nailed in a "goods box" to escape prosecution.
He used name of Singleton and lived in several places, including
Benson [Franklin Co], KY, and New Iberia [Iberia Parish], LA.
He returned to Laurel Co, KY, during 1914-1918, following a divorce,
and moved to Louisville [Jefferson Co], KY, where he died on 03 Jan 1923.
He was buried at Cave Hill Cemetery as George W. Singleton.
George Gregory had 6 children who bore the surname Gregory.
By his second marriage, he had 8 children who bore the surname Singleton.
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Cobb-Sasser Family Lineage Website
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