Joel Simpson Strickland1,2

Male, #44511, (2 Sep 1843 - 21 Jan 1931)
Father*Richard Strickland (c 1811 - c 1886)
Mother*Hettie Williams (c 1815 - bt 1844 - 1849)
Birth*2 Sep 1843 Joel was born at Waycross, Ware Co., Georgia, on 2 Sep 1843.3 
1850 Census1 Jun 1850 Elizabeth, Julia, Martha, James, Robert, Joseph, Simeon and Joel listed as a household member living with Richard Strickland on the 1850 Census on 1 Jun 1850 at Walton Co., Florida.4 
1860 Census1 Jun 1860 Elizabeth, Simeon and Joel listed as a household member living with Richard Strickland in the 1860 Census at Milton, Santa Rosa Co., Florida.5 
Civil War*between 1861 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1861 and 1865

     Private in Company A, 3rd Battalion of the Florida Confederate Calvary.3 
Marriage*circa 1869 He married Lollie Aymard circa 1869.6 
1880 Census*1 Jun 1880 Joel was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Santa Rosa Co., Florida. (Joel S. Strickland, Head, 34, FL, NC, NC, Log Inspector; Lotie Strickland, Wife, 28, FL, France, France; Minnie Strickland, Dau, 4, FL, FL, FL; Lottie Strickland, Dau, 2, FL, FL, FL; Olive Strickland, Dau, 3 mo, FL, FL, FL; James Gillespie, Oth, Sng, Wht, 70, NC, NC, NC, Gardner).7 
Birth of Son29 Sep 1882 His son Edward Creary Strickland was born on 29 Sep 1882 at Florida.8 
Death of Fathercirca 1886 His father Richard Strickland died circa 1886.9,10 
Birth of SonAug 1888 His son G. M. Strickland was born in Aug 1888 at Florida.6 
1900 Census*1 Jun 1900 Joel was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida.11 
Death of Spouse2 Apr 1929 His wife Lollie Aymard died on 2 Apr 1929.12 
Death*21 Jan 1931 He died at Pensacola, Escambia Co., Florida, on 21 Jan 1931 at age 87.3,2 
Burial*circa 22 Jan 1931 His body was interred circa 22 Jan 1931 at Strickland Cemetery, Milton, Santa Rosa Co., Florida. Joel gave the land for Strickland Cemetery.13,3 

Family

Lollie Aymard (12 Feb 1853 - 2 Apr 1929)
Marriage*circa 1869 He married Lollie Aymard circa 1869.6 
Children
Last Edited1 Jan 2009

Citations

  1. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
  2. Death Certificate for Joel Simpson Strickland. Died in Pensacola, Escambia Co., Florida after residing there for 30 years. He resided at 10th Avenue and 21st Street. Male, White, Widower. Born on 2 Sep 1844 in Georgia and died at 86 years, 5 months and 18 days. He had worked for 40 years as a timber inspector, but had not worked since 1905. He was the son of Richard Strickland and Hettie Williams, both of whom were born in Georgia. Informant for the preceding info was his daughter, Mrs. T. H. Douglas who lived at the same address as her father. He was buried in Milton Cemetery on 22 Jan 1931. Cause of death was undetermined, but probably due to cerebreal hemorrhage.
  3. Correspondence from Linda Andrews, 40 N. State St #2K, Salt Lake City, UT 84103-2024, e-mail address to Warren Culpepper, October 2008.
    Including Family Group Sheet for Richard (#44508) and Elizabeth Strickland, originally prepared by Caolyn Clark on 20 Jul 2007.
  4. 1850 Federal Census, United States.
    3rd Division, Walton Co., FL, Img 34 @ Ancestry.com
    Richard Strickland, 38, M, Farmer, GA
    Elizabeth Strickland, 30, F, NC
    Julia Strickland, 16, F, GA
    Martha Strickland, 14, F, GA
    James Strickland, 12, M, GA
    Robert Strickland, 10, M, GA
    Joseph Strickland, 8, M, GA
    Simeon Strickland, 6, M, GA
    Joel Strickland, 3, M, FL.
  5. 1860 Federal Census, United States.
    Milton, Santa Rosa Co., FL, Img 15 @ Ancestry.com
    Richard Stricklin, 49, M, W, Occ?, GA
    Elizabeth Stricklin, 35, F, W, GA
    Simone Stricklin, 14, M, W, FL
    Joel S. Stricklin, 12, M, W, FL.
  6. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
  7. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Precinct 1, Santa Rosa Co., FL; page 179B, LDS CD.
  8. Richard Earl Jernigan, Santa Rosa Co., FL Cemeteries, West FL Genealogical Society, Pensacola, 1987.
    Strickland Cemetery, page 685; Edward C. Strickland, 29 Sep 1882 - 18 May 1970.
  9. E-mail written Dec 2005 to Warren L. Culpepper from Benjerman Allen Fennan, e-mail address.
    He was enumerated in the 1880 census, but in 1900 his wife Elizabeth is shown as a widow.
  10. Find a Grave (online database)
    http://www.findagrave.com
    Rhard Strickland, Inscription: Aged 75 years
    Burial: Bagdad Cemetery, Bagdad, Santa Rosa County,Florida, Plot: Section 5
    Find A Grave Memorial# 29654494.
  11. 1900 Federal Census, United States.
    16th Precinct, Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., FL, ED108, Page 7 (211)
    J. S. Strickland, Head, Sep 1844, 45, md 31, FL/GA/GA
    Lottie Strickland, Wife, Feb 1853, 47, Md 31 yrs, 13/7 ch, FL/France/France
    Minnie Strickland, Dau, Oct 1875, 24, Sng, FL/FL/FL
    Lila Strickland, Dau, Apr 1880, 20, Sng, FL/FL/FL
    Pearlie Strickland, Dau, Aug 1884, 15, Sng, FL/FL/FL
    Nettie Strickland, Dau, Mar 1886, 14, Sng, FL/FL/FL
    G. M. Strickland, Son, Aug 1888, 11, Sng, FL/FL/FL
    Elizabeth Strickland, Step-Mo, May 1816, 84, Wd, GA/GA/GA, could not read or write.
  12. Richard Earl Jernigan, Santa Rosa Co., FL Cemeteries, West FL Genealogical Society, Pensacola, 1987.
    page 685. Buried next to J.S. Strickland, "Lollie Aymard Strickland, Feb 12, 1853 - Apr 2, 1929."
  13. Richard Earl Jernigan, Santa Rosa Co., FL Cemeteries, West FL Genealogical Society, Pensacola, 1987.
    page 685. No dates. "J. S. STRICKLAND / CO A 15 CONF CAV CSA."