Oxford Orphan Asylum: An application of George R Strickland, 1897

We had always understood that Granddaddy Strickland had been admitted to the Masonic Oxford Orphanage because his daddy was a Mason. As I reread the Oxford documents and surfed the 'net I could find no reason to believe that was accurate. In fact the Mason signing the letter of recommendation was a William F. May, … Continue reading Oxford Orphan Asylum: An application of George R Strickland, 1897