Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Strongs in:
 • Glasgow Cemetery
 • Glasgow
 • Jefferson County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Lieut George Strong
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Dec. 30, 1840
Harrison County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1861
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA

from the History of Round Prarie Township: Mr. Strong was the first to enlist for this county and the first to yield his life on his country's alter. At the time of his enlistment he was a teacher and law student. He attained the rank of Lieut. with Co. E. 2nd Iowa Regiment.
When a child he came with parents, John & Sarah Thompson Strong to Round Prarie Township.
Mr. Strong was first buried in the Gilmer cemetery, where a monument still stands, but was later reburied in the Glassgow Cemetery.
GAR Post 19, Fairfield County was named in his honor. 
Family links: 
  John Strong (1809 - 1866)
  Sarah Thompson Strong (1807 - 1844)
  Margaret Jane Strong Sandy (1838 - 1900)**
  George Strong (1840 - 1861)
  Clara E. Strong Taylor (1849 - 1923)**
*Calculated relationship
Glasgow Cemetery
Jefferson County
Iowa, USA
Plot: South, Plot #152, Lot #2
Created by: Harriet Stairs
Record added: Dec 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23451173
Lieut George Strong
Added by: paforbes
Lieut George Strong
Added by: paforbes
Lieut George Strong
Added by: paforbes
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Veteran
 Added: Dec. 23, 2014

 Added: Sep. 16, 2012

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service