Mark Strickland1

#1733, (circa 1792 - 1883)
Father*Michael Strickland2
Mother*Eleanor Cullen2 (s 1770 - 1860)

Family 1

Tryphosa Newton
Children 1.Alice Strickland+14 (c 1820 - )
 2.Paul McGrew Strickland+15 (1821 - 1874)
 3.Eleanor Strickland1 (s 1823 - )
 4.Francis B Strickland16 (1824 - )

Family 2

Margaret Tremper b. 1795, d. b 1860

Family 3

Elizabeth Philhower b. c 1823
Children 1.Sarah Belle Strickland11 (c 1863 - 1946)
 2.Emmie M Strickland17 (c 1867 - )
Lived in Louisiana and owned land in Caddo Parish.2 
Birth*circa 1792He was born circa 1792 at Cape May, New Jersey.2 
1813He was in the War of 1812 in 1813.3,4,5 
Marriage*say 1818He married Tryphosa Newton, daughter of Ebenezer Newton, say 1818; his 1st.1 
Marriage*before 1830He married Margaret Tremper, daughter of Daniel Tremper and Ariette Kieffer, before 1830 at Clermont Co., OhioG; 2nd marr. both.1 
1830He and Margaret Tremper appeared on the census of 1830 at New Richmond, Ohio Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG; (neis. Dan Davis; Johnston Tremper, p. 213.6 
between 1831 and 1833He was a trustee of New Richmond between 1831 and 1833.2 
between 1835 and 1836He was a trustee of Ohio Township between 1835 and 1836 at Clermont Co., OhioG.2 
1840He and Margaret Tremper appeared on the census of 1840 at New Richmond, Ohio Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG; (John L Tremper and Leah Tremper, sh. 227.)7 
25 October 1850He and Margaret Tremper appeared on the census of 25 October 1850 at Dist. 22, Ohio Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG.8 
25 July 1860He appeared on the census of 25 July 1860 at Miami Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG.9 
Marriage*20 January 1861He married Elizabeth Philhower on 20 January 1861 at Clermont Co., OhioG.10,1 
9 July 1870He and Elizabeth Philhower appeared on the census of 9 July 1870 at Stone Lick, Clermont Co., OhioG.11 
Death*1883He died in 1883 at Bethel, Tate Twp., Clermont Co., OhioG.12,13 


  1. [S618] Byron Williams, History of Clermont and Brown Counties, Ohio (Milford, Ohio: Hobart Publishing Company, 1913), pp. 226-227. "Mr. Strickland was three times married, the first union being with Tryphosa Newton, daughter of Ebenezer Newton, a Clermont pioneer, and author of‘ a text book on spelling. To this union were born two sons and two daughters. His second marriage was with Margaret Quinlan and his third wife was Elizabeth Snider, who bore him two daughters, Belle, who married Mel Patchell, of Middletown, Ohio, and Emma, who married Arthur Grant, of Mt. Washington, Ohio. He survived all three wives."
    Children of Mark Strickland: Paul McGraw, b. Monroe LA 1821, d. Clermont Co. OH 1874; Francis B; Alice, marr. 1st John Swem, and 2nd John McDonald; and Eleanor, marr. John Graham.
  2. [S618] Byron Williams, History of Clermont and Brown Counties, p. 225.
  3. [S1875] Roster of Ohio soldiers in the War of 1812 (Columbus, Ohio: The Adjudant General of Ohio, 1990), online, img. 43/160, p. 39. Mark Strickland, private in Roll of Cat. Daniel Hosbrook's Company, served from 5 Feb to 12 Aug, 1813.
  4. [S1864] Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Soldiers Who Served During the War of 1812, ARC 654501; Publication M602, Record Group RG 94, viewed on line
  5. [S1874] Index to War of 1812 Pension Application Files, Publication M313 (102 reels), Record Group 15, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, District of Columbia, online, Reel 90, img. 126/1001. Mark Strickland, serv. Capt. Daniel Hasbrook's Co., Ohio Militia, Numbers 9135 and 7889.
  6. [S116] 1830 U.S. Federal Census. Mark (30-39): m (15-19); 2 m (5-9) [Paul, Francis]; f (15-19), f (10-15) [Alice].
  7. [S54] 1840 U.S. Federal Census. Mark (40-49); F (40-49) [Margaret]; 2 m (15-19) [Paul, Francis].
  8. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Mark (58), b. NJ, no occ.; Margaret (53), b. NY.
  9. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Mark (69), blacksmith, b. NJ.
  10. [S419] Ohio County Marriages, 1789-1994/1997/2013, index and images, online
  11. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Mark (78), farmer, b. NJ, real estate value $4700; Elizabeth (47), keeping house, b. OH.
  12. [S2815] Ohio Soldiers Grave Registration Cards, 1804-1958, online Graves Registration Card, Stonelick Twp., Clermont Co. OH. Mark Strickland, b. Cape May NJ 22 Dec 1791, b. Bethel OH 1883, bur. Stonelick Twp. Cemetery, Jackson Pike, Owensville OH. Next of kin David Strickland, res. 1245 Hayward Ave., Cincinnati OH.
    Service Record: War of 1812, Army private, Capt. Daniel Holbrook's Company, enlisted 5 Feb 1813, discharged 12 Sep 1813.
  13. [S529] Strickland Families of South Jersey, online, Mark Strickland, b. ca. 1792, Upper Twp., Cape May Co. NJ, son of Michael Strickland (ca. 1765 - 8 Mar 1851) and Elinor Cullen (ca. 1775 - 15 Jun 1860).; d. Clermont Co. OH 1883. War of 1812 service, Ohio Militia, under Capt. Daniel Hasbrook.
    "Mark was an abolitionist and his home was a station on the Underground R.R. He was an early settler in Caddo Parish, LA but, because he was opposed to slavery, he returned to Clermont OH ca. 1828."
    Marr. 1st, Elizabeth Snyder, d. 17 Apr 1873; marr. 2nd, Margaret Quinlan, b. ca. 1797; marr. 3rd, Typhosa Newton.
    Viewed online…
  14. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. As Alice Swem (30) in hh of Mark Strickland with Ellen Swem (9).
  15. [S618] Byron Williams, History of Clermont and Brown Counties, p. 225-6.
  16. [S122] J. Douglas Leith and Priscilla (Tremper) Leith, "Daniel Tremper Pioneer Family of Jefferson County NY", 2011 (Auburndale, MA), online
  17. [S1285] Ohio County Births, 1841-2003, images, online, Clermont > Birth registers 1867-1878 vol 1, img 44/225. [unnamed] dau. of Mark and Elizabeth Strickland, b. Stone Lick 25 Oct 1867; inf. T J Muller.