Andrew Steele

1743–13 February 1800 (Age 57)
Augusta Parish, Augusta, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Andrew

When Andrew Steele was born in 1743, in Augusta Parish, Augusta, Virginia, United States, his father, Capt Samuel Steele, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Campbell, was 30. He had at least 3 sons and 3 daughters with Mary Ramsey. He died on 13 February 1800, in Spottswood, Augusta, Virginia, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Old Providence Arp Church Cemetery, Spottswood, Augusta, Virginia, United States.

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Andrew Steele
Mary Ramsey
Andrew Steele
James Steele
Sarah Steele
Mary Polly Steele
Samuel Steele
Jane Steele

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World Events (5)

1758 · Mount Vernon
Age 15
Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
Age 33
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital
Age 37
On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: nickname from Middle English stel(e) ‘steel’, perhaps used for someone considered as hard and durable as steel, or for a foundry worker.English: variant of Stile .Scottish: habitational name from one or more of the places called Steel(e) or Steill in Ayrshire, Berwickshire, and Dumfriesshire, from Scots steel ‘steep bank, spur of a ridge’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Andrew Steele - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Andrew Steele
  • Pvt Andrew Steele, "Find A Grave Index"

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