Somerset Strickland Sr

June 1894–20 May 1954 (Age 60)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Somerset

When Somerset Strickland Sr was born in June 1894, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Joe Strickland, was 40 and his mother, Josephine Strickland, was 33. He married Hayes Lowery about 1910, in Robeson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Maxton, Robeson, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. He died on 20 May 1954, in Maxton Township, Robeson, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Somerset Strickland Sr
1894–1954
Hayes Lowery
1892–1981
Marriage: 1910
Infant Son Strickland
1910–1910
Dannie Strickland
1911–1983
Graham Strickland
1914–1983
Stanton Strickland
1916–2002
Eddie Strickland
1918–2001
Fannie Lou Strickland
1920–2007
Infant Strickland
1922–1922
Willmynar Strickland
1924–1994
Somerset Strickland jr
1927–1969
Ruby Strickland
1929–2014
Flora Strickland
1932–2015

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1910
Robeson, North Carolina, United States
children

(11)

    Infant Son Strickland

    Male1910–1910Male

    Dannie Strickland

    Male1911–1983Male

    Graham Strickland

    Male1914–1983Male

    Stanton Strickland

    Male1916–2002Male

    Eddie Strickland

    Male1918–2001Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joe Strickland

    Male1854–Male

    Josephine Strickland

    Female1861–1904Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 3

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 16

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Summerset Strickland, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Somerset Strickland, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Somerstel Strickland, "United States Census, 1920"

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