Henry Lee Steed

Brief Life History of Henry Lee

When Henry Lee Steed was born on 11 July 1862, in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, Henry Steed, was 45 and his mother, Lydia Rebecca Reed, was 35. He married Sarah Jane Loveland on 18 June 1884, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He immigrated to Victoria, British Columbia, Canada in 1910 and lived in Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 12 May 1911, in Corinne, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Brigham City Cemetery, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Lee Steed
1862–1911
Sarah Jane Loveland
1862–1948
Marriage: 18 June 1884
Henry Leclyde Steed
1886–1916
Jennie Lysle Steed
1889–1944

Sources (27)

  • Henry Steed, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Henry L. Steed, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
  • Henry L Steed, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Record of Members (Worldwide), 1836-1970"

World Events (8)

1863

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

1867

Diamonds discovered in Orange Free State and Kimberley.

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

English:

from Middle English sted(e) ‘horse, stallion’ (Old English steda), perhaps used as a nickname for a strong or lusty man or for someone who worked with horses. Compare Steadman .

variant of Stead .

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

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Occupation

He was an educator and attorney at law, later a farmer and rancher in Box Elder County, Utah. He left his home 31 January 1908 for a mission to South Africa, where he presided over the mission return …

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