Esther Elizabeth Steel

1839–1924 (Age 84)
Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life 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 lived in Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Utah Territory, 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, East Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

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

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
15 December 1854
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1843

Age 4

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1850

Age 11

The state known as Utah began when Brigham Young led a group of LDS pilgrims seeking freedom from religious persecution into the Great Salt Lake Valley, where they established a settlement in 1847. The golden spike completing the first transcontinental railroad line was driven at Promontory, Utah, in 1869, leading to a further influx of settlers.
1863

Age 24

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant spelling of Steele .2 Americanization of German Stahl .

Possible Related Names

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

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 …

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Sources (3)

  • Esther Steel in household of James Steel, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Esther Marcy in household of George Marcy, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Esther Elizabeth Steel in household of James Steel, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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