William Riley Strickland

William Riley Strickland

Birth
Ireland
Death 4 Mar 1901 (aged 51)
La Salle Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Winn Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 48791427 · View Source
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He is listed in 2 Cemeteries in 2 different Parishes, Winn Parish and LaSalle, but under Magnolia Cemetery. I will clear it up at a later date. (1-25-16)
He was married 1st to Laura Land ? and had 2 children, and later he was married to Steven "Odessa" Moore Strickland.William Riley Strickland was born in Ireland and came to America as a 6 month old infant--parents unknown at is time. He ended up in La. And married a Laura (Land or Lance) issued April 2, 1872, Morehouse Parish, Bastrop, La. He drove a stagecoach between Monroe and Bastrop, La. for a while . He had 2 children with Laura.
He married Steven "Odessa" Moore Aug. 19, 1885 and they had 8 children. William died March 4, 1901. Odessa married William L. Hensley on Feb. 24, 1908. Their children are listed on her page--Steven Odessa Hensley.

William Strickland, Odessa, and William Hensley are all buried beside each other in the Magnolia Cemetery--LaSalle Parish, La.



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  • Maintained by: Trudy Dinning Hester
  • Originally Created by: Tommye Price
  • Added: 25 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48791427
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Riley Strickland (15 Jun 1849–4 Mar 1901), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48791427, citing Magnolia Cemetery, Winn Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Trudy Dinning Hester (contributor 47988587) .