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.

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Family Time Line

George Marshall
1826–1874
Esther Elizabeth Steel
1839–1924
Marriage: 15 December 1854
Anna Marshall
about 1852–
Heber Steele Marshall
1858–1912
Joseph Steel Marshall
1860–1939
Sarah Elizabeth Marshall
1862–1948
Sheriff Steel Marshall
1864–1938
Mary Ann Marshall
1866–1932
John Wilson Marshall
1868–1935
William George Marshall
1870–1952
James Steel Marshall
1872–1948

Spouse and Children

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

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1843
    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.
    1863
    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

    Stahl
    Steele

    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"

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