James Cook Strickland

21 May 1889–21 December 1955 (Age 66)
Georgia, United States

The Life of James Cook

When James Cook Strickland was born on 21 May 1889, in Georgia, United States, his father, Joseph Jarrell Strickland, was 41 and his mother, Nancy Ann "Nannie" Kiser, was 39. He had at least 1 son with Freda J Yowell. He lived in District 731, Campbell, Georgia, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 6, Hunt, Texas, United States in 1910. He died on 21 December 1955, in Sulphur Springs, Hopkins, Texas, United States, at the age of 66.

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James Cook Strickland
Freda J Yowell
Stanley J Strickland

Spouse and Children



    Stanley J Strickland


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Jarrell Strickland


    Nancy Ann "Nannie" Kiser




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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 4

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 18

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cumbria, so called from Old English styr(i)c, steorc ‘bullock’ + land ‘land’, ‘pasture’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James C Strickland in household of Joseph J Strickland, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jim Strickland in household of Joseph J Strickland, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James Cook Strickland, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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