When Rebecca Steel was born in 1807, in Ireland, her father, Alexander Steel, was 37 and her mother, Jane Alexander, was 28. She lived in West Township, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 8 October 1866, in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Petersburg, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States.
English: variant of Steele .
Americanized form (translation into English) of German Stahl and Swedish Ståhl or Stål, all meaning ‘steel’.