Fanny Steele

30 July 1848–
Stourbridge, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Fanny

When Fanny Steele was born on 30 July 1848, in Stourbridge, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Steele, was 35 and her mother, Emily Wakefield, was 28. She lived in Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Frimley, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1891.

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William Steele
Emily Wakefield
Walter Steele
Rosa Steele
Fanny Steele
Kate Steele
Ernest Steele
Annie Steele

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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 6

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 32

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 36

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Fanny Steele in household of Walter Steele, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Fanny Steele in household of Walter Steele, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Fanny Steele in household of William Steele, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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