Roseann Steele

about 1780–
Holywood, County Down, Ireland

The Life Summary of Roseann

When Roseann Steele was born about 1780, in Holywood, County Down, Ireland, her father, Arthur Steele, was 48 and her mother, Elizabeth Greenfield, was 45. She married James Withers about 1808, in County Antrim, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

David Bolton
1782–
Roseann Steele
1780–
Marriage: about 1826
John Steele Bolton
1827–1900

Spouse and Children

Children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (4)

1798
Age 18
Battle of Antrim.
1798
Age 18
The Young Ireland rebellion of 1798 failed.
1839
Age 59
The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from Middle English stele ‘steel’, hence a nickname for someone considered as hard and durable as steel, or metonymic occupational name for a foundry worker.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Staal
Steel

Sources (2)

  • Rosanna in entry for Jno Withers and Margaret Mills, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
  • Rosanne Steele in entry for John Steele Bolton, "Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881"

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