Reuben Barfield Strickland

Brief Life History of Reuben Barfield

When Reuben Barfield Strickland was born about 1810, in Wayne, Georgia, United States, his father, Richard Dick Strickland, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Ann Barfield, was 36. He married Ann Joiner on 19 September 1832, in Ritch, Wayne, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Alachua, Florida, United States in 1860. He died in May 1880, in Liberty, Georgia, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Liberty, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Barfield Strickland
1810–1880
Ann Joiner
1818–1889
Marriage: 19 September 1832
Treacy Strickland
1830–
Elijah Strickland
1849–1939
Eliza Strickland
1837–1865
Eli M. Strickland
1841–1927
Absalom J. Strickland
1843–1932
Elizabeth Strickland
1845–1934
Jasper Newton Strickland
1849–
Claude Strickland
1852–1942
Elizabeth Strickland
1852–
Reuben Barfield Strickland
1854–1933
John Joiner Strickland
1858–1948
Allen F. Strickland
1863–1941
Laura Strickland
1865–

Sources (5)

  • Reuben Strickland, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Reuben Strickland, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
  • R.B. Strickland in entry for Mary Elizabeth Shedd, "Florida, Deaths, 1877-1939"

World Events (8)

1812

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

1824

Historical Boundaries: 1824: Alachua, Florida Territory, United States 1845: Alachua, Florida, United States

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from Great and Little Strickland (Westmorland) or Strickland Ketel and Strickland Roger (also Westmorland). The placenames derive from Old English stīrc ‘stirk, young bullock or heifer’ + land ‘land’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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