Lewis W. strickland

24 November 1894–31 December 1953 (Age 59)
Sampson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lewis W.

When Lewis W. strickland was born on 24 November 1894, in Sampson, North Carolina, United States, his father, Richard Hector Strickland, was 23 and his mother, Margaret Saphronia Jernigan, was 19. He married Lenora Elizabeth Jones on 30 June 1921, in Averasboro Township, Harnett, North Carolina, United States. He lived in Averasboro Township, Harnett, North Carolina, United States in 1920 and Dunn, Harnett, North Carolina, United States for about 23 years. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 31 December 1953, in Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Dunn, Harnett, North Carolina, United States.

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Lewis W. strickland
Lenora Elizabeth Jones
Marriage: 30 June 1921
Lewis William Strickland

Spouse and Children

30 June 1921
Harnett, North Carolina, United States


    Lewis William Strickland


Parents and Siblings





    Eva Strickland


    Ola Strickland


    Lettie Strickland


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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.

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Sources (3)

  • Lewis W Strickland, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lewis W Strickland in household of Richard Strickland, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lewis Strictland in household of Hector R Strictland, "United States Census, 1920"

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