David Harrison Strickler

30 January 1873–18 March 1952 (Age 79)
Luray, Page, Virginia, United States

The Life of David Harrison

When David Harrison Strickler was born on 30 January 1873, in Luray, Page, Virginia, United States, his father, Samuel Wellington Strickler, was 30 and his mother, Nancy Jane Strickler, was 20. He married Emma Belle Lillard on 13 December 1894, in Luray, Page, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Marksville, Page, Virginia, United States in 1880 and Luray Magisterial District, Page, Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 18 March 1952, in Luray, Page, Virginia, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in White House, Page, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Harrison Strickler
Emma Belle Lillard
Marriage: 13 December 1894
Esther “Esta” Mae Strickler
Elbert Harrison Strickler
Lillard Amiss Strickler
Ruth Virginia Strickler

Spouse and Children

13 December 1894
Luray, Page, Virginia, United States


    Esther “Esta” Mae Strickler


    Elbert Harrison Strickler


    Lillard Amiss Strickler



Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Wellington Strickler


    Nancy Jane Strickler




World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 21

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

Name Meaning

German (Rhineland): variant of Stricker .

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Strickler in household of Samul W Strickler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • David H Strickler, "United States Census, 1920"
  • David H Strickler, "United States Census, 1910"

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