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SherieK SherieK

posted on August 20, 2013

Albert Steele was a contractor and in 1900 lived in South McAlester, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory with is wife Lucy. Anyone with info on this part of history?

suzanne hamlet shatto suzanne hamlet shatto

posted on August 21, 2013

1900 United States Federal Census about Albert Steel
Name: Albert Steel
Age: 47
Birth Date: abt 1853
Birthplace: Ohio
Home in 1900: South McAlester, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse’s Name: Lucy Steel
Occupation: View on Image
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Household Members:
Name Age
Albert Steel 47
Lucy Steel 33
Mary Steel 13
David Porter 77
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: South McAlester, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory; Roll: 1851; Enumeration District: 0082; FHL microfilm: 1241851.

he was b. OH and the tribes in OK were mostly south eastern tribes or central tribes.

Cook County, Illinois, Deaths Index, 1878-1922 about Albert Steele
Name: Albert Steele
Birth Date: 28 Feb 1854
Birth Place: Ohio
Death Date: 3 May 1915
Death Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Burial Date: 5 May 1915
Burial Place: Benton Harbor, Michingan
Death Age: 61
Occupation: Freight Elevator Operator
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Gender: Male
Residence: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Father Name: Jacob Steele
FHL Film Number: 1287529

1870 United States Federal Census about Albert Steel
Name: Albert Steel
Age in 1870: 16
Birth Year: abt 1854
Birthplace: Ohio
Home in 1870: Margaretta, Erie, Ohio
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Castalia
Value of real estate: View Image
Household Members:
Name Age
John Grover 60
Almira Grover 58
Samuel Grover 23
Catherine Grover 20
Albert Steel 16

Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Margaretta, Erie, Ohio; Roll: M593_1197; Page: 92A; Image: 189; Family History Library Film: 552696.

1860 United States Federal Census about Albert Steele
Name: Albert Steele
Age in 1860: 6
Birth Year: abt 1854
Birthplace: Ohio
Home in 1860: Richmond, Huron, Ohio
Gender: Male
Post Office: New Haven
Value of real estate: View Image
Household Members:
Name Age
Jacob Steele 31
Sarah Steele 28
Albert Steele 6
James Steele 5
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Richmond, Huron, Ohio; Roll: M653_990; Page: 131; Image: 266; Family History Library Film: 803990.

he may have been drawn to the indian territory because of business prospects or oklahoma land rush.

1900 United States Federal Census about Lucy Steel
Name: Lucy Steel
Age: 33
Birth Date: abt 1867
Birthplace: Tennessee

1910 United States Federal Census about Mary Kings
Name: Mary Kings
Age in 1910: 23
Birth Year: abt 1887
Birthplace: Oklahoma
Home in 1910: Houston, Le Flore, Oklahoma
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse’s Name: Benjiman F Kings
Father’s Birthplace: Illinois
Mother’s Birthplace: United States
[United States of America]
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Benjiman F Kings 36
Mary Kings 23
Porter Kings 5
Thelma Kings 3
Laura Kings 1
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Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Houston, Le Flore, Oklahoma; Roll: T624_1258; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 0151; FHL microfilm: 1375271.

i am not sure what information you are hoping for.

do you have vital records for him?

suzanne hamlet shatto

rayson allen rayson allen

posted on August 21, 2013

This info from ancestry.com: 1900 Census South McAlester, Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory – Albert Steele,47, born Feb.1854 Ohio // Wife is Lucy, 33, born Nov. 1866 Tennessee // Daughter Mary, 13, born Mar. 1887, Indian Territory. Albert works as a contractor. // Brian and Susan Foster
Family Tree: Albert Steele, born Feb. 28, 1854 Ohio
Father is Jacob Steele, born May 1825 in Pennsylvania. Mother is Sarah Kline, born 1830 in Virginia. Her father was from Germany and mother from Pennsylvania. Albert died May 3, 1915 in Cook County, Illinois and was buried in Benton Harbor, Michigan. His occupation at time of death was freight elevator operator. His wife Lucy was born Nov. 1866 in Tennessee. They married in 1899. The following censuses are referred to: 1850 Census, Richmond, Huron, Ohio – Jacob Steele 23, wife Sarah, 20 // 1860 Census, Richmond, Huron, Ohio- Jacob Steele, 31, born in Ohio. Sarah Steele, 28, born in Virginia. Albert Steele,6, born in Ohio. James Steele, 5, Born in Ohio. // 1870 Census Lewis, Holt, Missouri- Jacob Steele, 42 / Sarah Steele, 39 / Nelson Steele, 15 / George Steele, 8 // 1870 Census Margaretta, Erie, Ohio- Albert Steele, 16. // 1880 Census, St. Joseph, Berrien, Michigan- Jacob Steele, 50 / Sarah Steele, 45 / George Steele, 17 // 1900 Census, Lake, Berrien, Michigan- Jacob Steel, 75, widower, living with son Nelson Steele, 44.