John R Strickler

16 October 1892–8 November 1940 (Age 48)
York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John R

When John R Strickler was born on 16 October 1892, in York, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Granville Tyson Strickler, was 31 and his mother, Mrs. Amanda J. Strickler, was 42. He lived in Springettsbury Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and York, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. He died on 8 November 1940, in West York, York, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Granville Tyson Strickler
Mrs. Amanda J. Strickler
Nettie Irene Strickler
Bertha Idelia Strickler
Elthie E Strickler
John R Strickler

Parents and Siblings

    Granville Tyson Strickler


    Mrs. Amanda J. Strickler




    Nettie Irene Strickler


    Bertha Idelia Strickler




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 13

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Name Meaning

German (Rhineland): variant of Stricker .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John R Strickler in household of Granville F Strickler, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John R Strickler in household of Granville T Strickler, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John R Strickler, "United States Headstone Applications for U.S. Military Veterans, 1925-1949"

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