Robert Auston Strickland

1 June 1882–19 January 1951 (Age 68)
Franklin, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Auston

When Robert Auston Strickland was born on 1 June 1882, in Franklin, North Carolina, United States, his father, Robert Strickland, was 30 and his mother, Siddie Perry, was 24. He lived in Leesville, Wake, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Leesville Township, Wake, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 19 January 1951, in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Franklin, North Carolina, United States.

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Robert Strickland
Siddie Perry
Etta Leah Strickland
Mattie Leah Strickland
Robert Auston Strickland
Eliza Strickland
Phoebe Siddie Strickland
Armistead Strickland
Inez Caroline Strickland
Bertie Stephanie Strickland
Henry D Strickland

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World Events (8)

Age 4
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage
Age 15
In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
Age 19
President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

(1997: 22938;2007: 50475; 2010: 67769)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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Sources (9)

  • Robert in household of Robert, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Robert Ausborn Strickland, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Robert H. Strickland, "North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994"

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