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Mary Ann Leonard Steele
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1853
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 15, 1916
Lawrence County
South Dakota, USA

Mary Ann Steele
July 24, 1853
May 15, 1916

Rounsevell Mortuary records state that she resided at 602 Railroad Avenue in Lead; born in Pennsylvania; died of acute cardiac dilatation; buried in the Catholic Cemetery in South Lead; father - John Leonard, born Pennsylvania.

Lead Daily Call newspaper, May 15, 1916 - "Mrs. Mary Steele died suddenly today at her home on Railroad avenue with the members of her family around her. At about 11 o'clock Mrs. Steele was going about her household duties when she collapsed...She grew steadily worse and passed away at 1 o'clock. Deceased was about sixty years of age and was the widow of the late Albert Steele. She is survived by one son and four daughters, Leonard and Miss Celia Steele, Mrs. Kathryn Wilkinson, Mrs. Carrie Van Dusen and Mrs. Lillian Rainey. Mrs. Callahan of Old Abe street is a sister of Mrs. Steele..."

Lead Daily Call, May 17, 1916 - "...The funeral of the late Mrs. Mary Anna Leonard Steele will take place from St. Patrick's cathedral at 10 o'clock tomorrow, Thursday morning, Rev. T.J. McCarthy officiating...Deceased was born at Pittston, Pa. on July 24, 1853. She came to Lead in pioneer days, by stagecoach from Pierre. She was married here in the summer of 1883 to the late Albert Steele, who for many years was foreman of the Homestake mills...She also leaves two sisters and two brothers. They are Mrs. Charles Stortz of Wilkesbarre, Pa., and Mrs. John Callahan of Lead, Mike Leonard of Belle Fourche and James Leonard of Wilkesbarre, Pa."

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  Albert J. Steele (1888 - 1903)*
*Calculated relationship
South Lead Cemetery
Lawrence County
South Dakota, USA
Created by: Don Toms
Record added: Apr 23, 2012
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Mary Ann <i>Leonard</i> Steele
Added by: Don Toms
Mary Ann <i>Leonard</i> Steele
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Mary Ann <i>Leonard</i> Steele
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