Lewis Steele Farrell

Brief Life History of Lewis Steele

When Lewis Steele Farrell was born on 2 November 1880, in Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, George Lionel Farrell, was 51 and his mother, Lydia Ann Elvira Andersen, was 22. He married Naomi Elsie Naylor on 7 April 1910, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1935 and Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, United States in 1940. He died on 3 December 1941, in Havre, Hill, Montana, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Lewis Steele Farrell
Naomi Elsie Naylor
Marriage: 7 April 1910
Helen Farrell
Kathlyn Farrell
Marjorie Farrell

Sources (41)

  • Louis Steele Farrell, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lewis D Farrell, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"
  • L S Farrell, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.


Historical Boundaries: 1887: Choteau, Montana Territory, United States 1889: Choteau, Montana, United States 1903: Chouteau, Montana, United States 1912: Hill, Montana, United States

1898 · War with the Spanish

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Aileen, Eamon, Kieran, Brigid, Kaitlin, Liam, Niall, Oona, Paddy, Padraic, Patrick Michael.

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fearghail ‘descendant of Fearghal’, a personal name composed of the elements fear ‘man’ + gal ‘valor, courage’.

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

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Personal History of Helen Farrell Grover

I was born on September 2, 1913 at my Grandparents home at 555 E. Center St. in Provo, Utah. My Mother's name was Naomi Elsie Naylor and she became Naomi Farrell when she married my Father, Lewis Ste …

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