|Birth: ||Aug. 29, 1840|
|Death: ||Nov. 8, 1916|
The Lacamas Post, November 17, 1916:
PASSING OF THE OLD PIONEERS Lived in Vancouver When Townsite Was Still in the Wilderness.
Vancouver papers chronicle the passing of Mrs. Angelina STEWARD, whose death occurred one day last week at the home of her son, Charles W. STEWARD, 1507 Franklin street. She was 77 years and 10 months of age. She had been ill but a few weeks. Surviving her are three sons, Louis STEWARD, Portland: Fred C. STEWARD, Squamish, Wash., and Chas. W. STEWARD, Vancouver: four daughters, Mrs. A. D. ELWELL, of Vancouver; Miss Katie L. STEWARD, of Olympia, Wash., Mrs. Anna S. WINTLER, of Portland, and Mrs. Robert W. ELWELL of Olympia; one sister Mrs. E. G. WHITE, of Evanston, Ill., and two half sisters, Mrs. Laura HUBBARD, of Lafayette, Ore., and Mrs. Mollie BROWN, of Portland. Ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren also survive.
Mrs. STEWARD was a native of Missouri. She crossed the plains in 1852 with her parents and located at Yamhill, Oregon. May 20, 1855, she married George H. STEWARD at Lafayette, Ore., where they lived until 1862, when they moved to Vancouver. They built a home in what was then virgin forest but what is now Eleventh and Main streets in the heart of Vancouver. Funeral services were held on Friday.
Daughter of JOSEPH and ELMINA MORGAN m October of 1834 in Missouri. Her father, JOSEPH died on the plains crossing from Missouri and her mother married Walker Chrisman whos wife also died on the plains and then he and Elmina married so Walker was like a father to Angeline as she was a young girl. She married GEORGE HARRISON STEWARD in La Fayette,Yamhill County, Oregon in 1855 and had seven children.
Walker Chrisman (1804 - 1877)
Elmina Gage Chrisman (1814 - 1883)
George Harrison Steward (1829 - 1903)*
Emma Florence Steward Elwell (1856 - 1922)*
Katharine Steward Clough (1859 - 1937)*
Annie Steward Wintler (1862 - 1926)*
Louis L. Steward (1867 - 1943)*
Frederic Clarence Steward (1868 - 1927)*
Charles Walter Steward (1873 - 1953)*
Eva Elmina Steward Elwell (1876 - 1941)*
John Chrisman (1821 - 1890)**
Angeline Morgan Steward (1840 - 1916)
Virginia Ann Chrisman Waymire (1846 - 1926)*
Amanda Belle Chrisman Todd (1855 - 1926)*
Old Vancouver City Cemetery
Plot: SE Section Lot 33 Line 16
Created by: Cristy
Record added: Apr 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35587873