William Thomas Strickland of Unknown

STRICKLAND, William Thomas
      Born: June 1861, Channel
      Died: 01 September 1924, of Stomach Cancer, age 63; died and buried Raymondís Point
      Father: Unknown Strickland
      Married: 26 September 1885 at Hermitage, by George H Bishop; wit: Charles Stickland and Margaret Stickland
      Spouse: Frances Strickland
      Born: July 1862, Raymond's Point
      Children:
           [1] John William Strickland; born 08 August 1886, Raymondís Point; baptized 14 December 1886 by George H Bishop
           [2] Sarah Amelia Strickland; born 24 December 1888, Raymondís Point; baptized 15 April 1889 by George H Bishop
           [3] Thomas Strickland; born 22 December 1892, Raymondís Point; baptized 22 July 1893 by George H Bishop
           [4] Phoebe Strickland, born 02 March 1895, Raymondís Point; baptized 31 July 1895 by George H Bishop
           [5] Jeremiah Strickland, born July 1902, Raymond's Point

Notes:
- In 1921, William Thomas and Frances had a granddaughter, Phibie Lee[ probably Pheobe] living with them who was born September 1918 at Round Harbour. It seems, therefore, that William Thomas and Frances may have had another daughter, name unknown, who married, had at least one child, and may have died before 1921.

STRICKLAND, Thomas
      Born: December 1892, Raymond's Point
      Father: William Thomas Strickland
      Mother: Frances Strickland
      Married: 26 December 1917, at Pushthrough, by George Hall; witnesses: Jacob Stickland and John Matchem
      Spouse: Susanna Lilly
      Born: October 1893, Pushthrough
      Children:
           [1] Philip Dominey, born November 1912, adopted

Notes:
- Philip was son of George Alexander Dominey and Sarah Jane Strickland, adopted after Sarah Jane died in childbirth; Philip's twin sister, Minnie, was also adopted by Thomas, but died when she was around three months old.

STRICKLAND, Phoebe
      Born: 02 March 1895, Raymondís Point; baptized 31 July 1895 by George H Bishop
      Father: William Thomas Strickland
      Mother: Frances Strickland
      Married: 22 December 1918, at Hermitage, by W.R. Courage; witnesses: John T Lee and Mary A. Kendall
      Spouse: Ernest Matthew Touchings, Fisherman of Round Harbour
      Born: 11 April 1896, Pass Island; baptized 26 April 1896, by George H. Bishop
      Father: John Levi Touchings [born 26 September 1864 at Pass Island]
      Mother: Elizabeth Roberts [born 01 October 1870 at Hermitage]

Notes:
- Two months before they married, Phoebe and Ernest witnessed the marriage of her cousin Maria to Samuel Kendall.
- It is not known if Ernest and Phoebe had children.
- John Levi Touchings, 24-year-old fisherman of Pass Island, married Elizabeth Roberts, age 20, of Hermitage. They were married at Hermitage on 08 September 1890 by George H. Bishop with witnesses: Morgan Roberts and Maria Touchings

STRICKLAND, Jeremiah 'Jerry'
      Born: December 1892, Raymond's Point
      Father: William Thomas Strickland
      Mother: Frances Strickland
      Spouse: Elizabeth Lilly
      Born: circa 1899
      Children:
           [1] Mary Strickland, born circa 1924
           [2] John Strickland, born circa 1927
           [3] Philis Strickland (daughter), born circa 1933
           [4] Harry Strickland, born circa 1938

Notes:
- Jeremiah's wife, Elizabeth Lilly, had been a servant with the family in 1921.
- In 1935, Francis Strickland, widow, was living with her son Jeremiah and his family. Also living with them was a cousin, 43-year-old Philip Matchem (born circa 1892).
- In 1945, Fanny, no doubt Francis, was still living with Jeremiah, listed as retired, widow, 83 years old.

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