Maria Steckley

Female22 October 1824–26 May 1911

Brief Life History of Maria

When Maria Steckley was born on 22 October 1824, in Mount Joy, 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, York, Ontario, Canada.

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John Ramer Lehman
Maria Steckley
Marriage: 16 January 1844
Fannie Lehman
Julie Lehman
Daniel Steckley Lehman
Christian Steckley Lehman
Samuel Steckley Lehman
Susanna Lehman
Matilda Lehman
Anna Lehman
John Steckley Lehman
David Steckley Lehman

Sources (24)

  • Marria Lehman, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Maria Lehman, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Maria Stickley in entry for John Lehmon, "Ontario, District Marriage Registers, 1801-1858"

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  • Marriage
    16 January 1844Home Township, Algoma, Ontario, Canada
  • Children (10)

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    World Events (5)


    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.


    Age 45


    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Markus.

    Americanized form 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.

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