Maria Steckley

22 October 1824–26 May 1911 (Age 86)
Mount Joy, Markham, Regional Municipality of York, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Maria

When Maria Steckley was born on 22 October 1824, in Mount Joy, Markham, Regional Municipality of York, Ontario, Canada, her father, Christian Steckley, was 28 and her mother, Veronica "Fanny" Hoover, was 29. She married John Ramer Lehman on 16 January 1844, in Home Township, Algoma, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 26 May 1911, in Markham, York, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 86, and was buried in Wideman Mennonite Cemetery, Markham, Regional Municipality of York, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

John Ramer Lehman
1818–1861
Maria Steckley
1824–1911
Marriage: 16 January 1844
Fannie Lehman
1846–1875
Julie Lehman
1861–
Daniel Steckley Lehman
1847–1912
Christian Steckley Lehman
1848–1868
Samuel Steckley Lehman
1850–1931
Susanna Lehman
1853–1912
Matilda Lehman
1854–1923
Anna Lehman
1856–1945
John Steckley Lehman
1858–1934
David Steckley Lehman
1862–1942

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Children

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Siblings

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World Events (5)

1827
Age 3
Oldest Grave Seen in the Memorials List
1867 · Ontario Founded
Age 43
On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869
Age 45
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Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German Steckli or Stächeli, from Middle High German steckel(in) ‘small stick, cudgel’ ( see Steck ).

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

Possible Related Names

Steck
Steakley

Sources (22)

  • Maria Lehman, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Maria Stickley in entry for John Lehmon, "Ontario, District Marriage Registers, 1801-1858"

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