Mary Miranda Seely

15 June 1857–21 June 1944 (Age 87)
San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Miranda

When Mary Miranda Seely was born on 15 June 1857, in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States, her father, Justus Wellington Seeley I, was 42 and her mother, Clarissa Jane Wilcox, was 35. She married Christian Frederick Peel on 29 December 1877, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Mount Pleasant Election Precinct, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 21 June 1944, in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christian Frederick Peel
Mary Miranda Seely
Marriage: 29 December 1877
Annie Theressa Peel
Peter Azel Peel
Justus Wellington Peel
Orange Fredrick Peel
John Henry Lemuel Peel
Jennie Eunice Peel

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 December 1877Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Bountiful Tabernacle is Dedicated
    Age 6
    The Bountiful Tabernacle was dedicated by Heber C. Kimball and was one of the first Tabernacles in the territory of Utah. Today the Tabernacle is used to house three wards and the Bountiful stake offices. The building was renovated in 1983 after the ceiling collapsed.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 24
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (East Anglia): variant of Seeley .

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

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    Story Highlight

    HISTORY OF HANNA (OLSSON) SEELY, By a Granddaughter, Chasty 0. Harris, May 1932

    When Hanna Olsson was thirteen years of age, she and her mother slipped out of the house at midnight and walked six miles to be baptized into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at Slimein …

    Sources (36)

    • Miranda Peil in household of Christian Peil, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Mary Maranda S Peel, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Mary Meranda Seely in entry for Orange Fredrick Peel, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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