Seth Radcliffe Steele

22 August 1880–23 October 1954 (Age 74)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Seth Radcliffe

When Seth Radcliffe Steele was born on 22 August 1880, in Arkansas, United States, his father, John Radcliffe Steele, was 33 and his mother, Hansy Ann Yarbrough, was 30. He married Sallie Ellis Hackett on 26 December 1906, in Waco, McLennan, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 1, Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 23 October 1954, in Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Seth Radcliffe Steele
Cora Adell Burns
Marriage: 27 December 1912
Adelbert Burns Steele
John Ratcliffe Steele
Marianna Virginia Steele

Spouse and Children

27 December 1912
Coquille, Coos, Oregon, United States


    Adelbert Burns Steele


    John Ratcliffe Steele


    Marianna Virginia Steele


Parents and Siblings

    John Radcliffe Steele


    Hansy Ann Yarbrough




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 3

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from Middle English stele ‘steel’, hence a nickname for someone considered as hard and durable as steel, or metonymic occupational name for a foundry worker.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Seth R Steele, "United States Census, 1920"
  • S R Steele, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Seth R Steele in household of John R Steele, "United States Census, 1900"

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