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Henry H Strickland (b. 1834, d. 05 Nov 1862)Henry H Strickland (son of Simpson S Strickland and Mary Wooten)1492, 1492, 1493 was born 1834 in Lowndes, Georgia, USA1493, and died 05 Nov 1862 in Richmond, Virginia.He married Mary Katherine in Georgia.
Notes for Henry H Strickland:
Residence: Brooks County, Georgia
Enlistment Date: 22 Mar 1862
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: Georgia
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 22 March 1862 at the age of 28.
Enlisted in Company K, 50th Infantry Regiment Georgia on 22 Mar 1862.
Died of disease Company K, 50th Infantry Regiment Georgia on 5 Nov 1862 at Richmond, VA. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery. (Born in 1834.)
The 50th Infantry Regiment was organized at Savannah, Georgia, during the spring of 1862. Its members were recruited in the counties of Ware, Coffee, Lowndes, Thomas, De Kalb, Clinch, Colquitt, Berrien, and Brooks. After serving in the District of Georgia, the 50th moved to Virginia and was assigned to General Drayton's, Semmes', Bryan's, and Simms' Brigade. It participated in the campaigns of the Army of Northern Virginia from Second Manassa to Gettysburg, then was ordered back to Georgia. However, the unit did not arrive in time to share in the Battle of Chickamauga. It was involved in the Knoxville operations and later the conflicts at The Wilderness, Spotsylvania, and Cold Harbor. The regiment fought with Early in the Shenandoah Valley and ended the war at Appomattox. There were 29 killed and 97 wounded at Sharpsburg and 17 killed and 153 wounded at Chancellorsville. It lost thirty percent of the 302 engaged at Gettysburg, had many disabled at Sayler's Creek, and surrendered with 1 captain, 2 lieutenants, 2 surgeons, and 25 men. The field officers were Colonels William R. Manning and Peter McGlashan; Lieutenant Colonels William O. Fleming, Francis Kearse, and Pliny Sheffield; and Majors Duncan Curry, P.C. Pendleton, and John M. Spence.
More About Henry H Strickland:
Date born 2: 1833
Date born 3: 1833, Brooks, GA.1494
Date born 4: 1833, Brooks, GA.1494
Date born 5: 1833, Brooks, Georgia.
Date born 6: 1833, Georgia.1495
Date born 7: 1833, Georgia.1496
Died 2: 05 Nov 1862, Richmond, Virginia, USA.1497
Died 3: 05 Nov 1862, Richmond, Virginia,csa.1498
Died 4: 05 Nov 1862, Richmond, Virginiacsa.1498
Residence 1: 1850, Not Stated, Lowndes, Georgia.1499
Residence 2: 1850, Lowndes, Georgia.1500
More About Henry H Strickland and Mary Katherine:
Children of Henry H Strickland and Mary Katherine are:
- +William A Strickland, b. Nov 1855, Lowndes County, Georgia, d. date unknown, Lowndes County, Georgia.
- Redding B. Strickland, b. 1857, Lowndes County, Georgia, d. date unknown.
- Thomas M. Strickland, b. 1859, Lowndes County, Georgia, d. date unknown.
- John Strickland, b. 1861, Lowndes County, Georgia, d. date unknown.