John Newmyer Strickler

28 September 1813–16 March 1857 (Age 43)
Tyrone Township, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Newmyer

When John Newmyer Strickler was born on 28 September 1813, in Tyrone Township, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Henry Hiram Strickler SR, was 28 and his mother, Elisabeth Newmeyer, was 28. He married Sarah Littell on 15 October 1845, in Wooster, Wayne, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 16 March 1857, in Scottdale, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Scottdale, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States.

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John Newmyer Strickler
Sarah Littell
Marriage: 15 October 1845
Dr. Albert William Strickler
James Porter Strickler
Almeda Strickler

Spouse and Children

15 October 1845
Wooster, Wayne, Ohio, United States


    Dr. Albert William Strickler


    James Porter Strickler



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+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 7

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 12

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

German (Rhineland): variant of Stricker .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Strickler, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Strickler, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • John N. Strickler, "Find A Grave Index"

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