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 Thomas Jefferson Strickland

Thomas Jefferson Strickland

Birth
Death 28 Nov 1907 (aged 77)
Burial Jarrell, Williamson County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 17726388 · View Source
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Thomas Jefferson Strickland was a member of the 37th Alabama Infantry Company B and C. He was the husband of Mary Ann Robertson.
1st Sergeant
Company B & C
Age at Enlistment: 32
Enlisted 15 March 1862 at Daviston AL by L.P. Hamner in Captain Hamner's Company of Volunteers (later Co. B of 37th AL CSA) "For three years or the war"; Appears on Muster Roll of Captain Hamner's Company B, 37th Regt. Ala. Vols. dated 13 May 1862 at Auburn Ala.; Present at Columbus MS 6 July 1862

Detailed at Meridian MS as member of Provost Guard during June 1863 (thereby missing Vicksburg MS siege); Paid $160 on 1 Sep 1863 for Jan to Aug 1863 ($20 per month); Present at his post in camp 10 Feb 1864; Present at Dalton GA camp 28 Apr 1864; Present as member of the garrison at Spanish Fort (on Mobile Bay, Mobile AL); Hospitalized to 1 Nov 1864 at Greenville AL; also served in Co. C of 37th AL CSA; Paroled at Greensboro NC 1 May 1865 as part of CONSOLIDATED 37th AL CSA Co. B as 1st Sgt; Born 15 June 1830 - Died 28 Nov 1907; Buried in Corn Hill Cemetery at Jarrell, Williamson County, Texas (image of his marker in Corn Hill Cemetery is located here); Strickland's widow (Mary Ann Robertson Strickland) applied for a Confederate pension that was attested to by W.W. Champion (Co B) in 1914.
(Thanks to Mr. Atwell for this information!)

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He died in sure and certain
hope of eternal life,
Through the atonement of
a crucified Savior.



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  • Maintained by: Cameo
  • Originally Created by: John Christeson
  • Added: 28 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17726388
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Jefferson Strickland (15 Jun 1830–28 Nov 1907), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17726388, citing Corn Hill Cemetery, Jarrell, Williamson County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Cameo (contributor 46970848) .