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 Isabella “Belle” <I>Steele</I> Arthur

Isabella “Belle” Steele Arthur

Birth
Steubenville, Jefferson County, Ohio, USA
Death 7 Sep 1917 (aged 79)
Merced County, California, USA
Burial Hornitos, Mariposa County, California, USA
Memorial ID 15210255 · View Source
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Discrepancy noted on birth dates. Census data supports the 1838 date.

Father: Henry STEELE
Birth: 1815 in Scotland
Death: 6 MAR 1879 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio
Burial: 8 MAR 1879 Union Cemetery, Steubenville, Ohio
Occupation: Worked in the Means foundry as a labourer
Religion: Presbyterian

Marriage 1: Herriot (Harriet) Gardner ROBERTSON b: 1817 in Old Machar, Aberdeen, Scotland
Married: 29 MAY 1835 in Glasgow, Scotland
Death: 23 NOV 1887 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio
Burial: 26 NOV 1887 Union Cemetery, Steubenville, Ohio
Religion: Presbyterian
Children
Mary STEELE b: 1836 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio
Isabella STEELE b: 5 JAN 1838 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio
Elizabeth STEELE b: 1840 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio
John STEELE b: 1843 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio
Harriet G. STEELE b: Dec. 26, 1846 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio
William H. STEELE b: 1849 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio
Charles STEELE b: 1851 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio
James R. STEELE b: 17 MAR 1854 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio
Edward STEELE b: 1856 in Steubenville, Jefferson Co., Ohio

Obituary:
ARTHUR, Mrs. Belle
PIONEER HORNITOS LADY BURIED ON SUNDAY
Funeral services were held in Hornitos Sunday afternoon for the late Mrs. Belle ARTHUR, who died late Friday night (7 Sep 1917) at the Merced ranch home of her daughter, Mrs. J. A. RODUNER, where she had made her home since two years ago.
Mariposa Gazette

Deceased was a native of Ohio, and was 79 years of age. Death was due to paralysis. Mrs. ARTHUR was a pioneer of Hornitos where she lived for many years. Her husband, Robert ARTHUR, died about ten years ago. Surviving are five daughters and three sons as follows: Mrs. J. A. RODUNER, Merced; Mrs. P. J. WOLFSEN, Merced; Mrs. Thirsa HUNT, Lodi; Mrs. Wm. Ten Eyck, Haywards; Mrs. Charles PIERSON, Mt. Bullion; James, Charles and William ARTHUR, Hornitos.
-- Merced Sun.


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  • Created by: Don Stowell
  • Added: 10 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15210255
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Isabella “Belle” Steele Arthur (5 Jan 1838–7 Sep 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15210255, citing Saint Catherines Catholic Church Cemetery, Hornitos, Mariposa County, California, USA ; Maintained by Don Stowell (contributor 46794548) .