Esther Elizabeth Steel

28 December 1839–8 March 1924 (Age 84)
Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Esther Elizabeth

When Esther Elizabeth Steel was born on 28 December 1839, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Inman Steel, was 20 and her mother, Sarah Beatrice Wilson, was 20. She married George Marshall on 15 December 1854, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She immigrated to New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States in 1854 and lived in Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 8 March 1924, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Photos and Memories (30)

Do you know Esther Elizabeth? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

George Marshall
Esther Elizabeth Steel
Marriage: 15 December 1854
Anna Marshall
about 1852–
Heber Steele Marshall
Joseph Steel Marshall
Sarah Elizabeth Marshall
Sheriff Steel Marshall
Mary Ann Marshall
John Wilson Marshall
William George Marshall
James Steel Marshall

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 December 1854Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 15
    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.
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Steele .Americanized form (translation into English) of German Stahl and Swedish Ståhl or Stål, all meaning ‘steel’.

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

    Possible Related Names


    Story Highlight

    Esther Elizabeth Steel

    Esther Elizabeth Steel immigrated on 08 Apr 1854 on the ship Marshfield from Liverpool with the church leader William Taylor, Arrived 29 May 1854 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Ship: Marshfield Date of D …

    Sources (43)

    • Esther Steel in household of James Steel, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Esther Steele in entry for Heber Steele Marshall, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Esther Marcy in household of George Marcy, "United States Census, 1870"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.