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Benjamin Steele

Male 1886 - 1963


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  • Born  22 Jun 1886  Richmond County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Died  19 May 1963  Rockingham, Richmond County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried  23 May 1963  Richmond County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I3238  Main
    Last Modified  3 Aug 2008 

    Father  Atlas Steele,   b. abt. 1853, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1910-1920 
    Mother  Alice Ellerbe,   b. abt. 1854, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1929, Beaver Dam, Richmond County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1008  Group Sheet

    Family  Georgiana Watkins,   b. abt. 1894, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  abt. 1910 
    Children 
     1. M. Steele
     2. Jethro Steele,   b. 24 Dec 1914, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1965, Rockingham, Richmond County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John Calvin Steele,   b. 25 Mar 1916, Richmond County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1916, Beaver Dam, Richmond County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. J.M. Steele
     5. I. Steele
     6. L. Steele
     7. L.L. Steele
    Last Modified  20 Sep 2008 
    Family ID  F1011  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    WWI Draft Card: Benjamin Steele
    WWI Draft Card: Benjamin Steele
    Birthday: 22 Jun 1886
    Wife & children
    1910 NC Census: Atlas & Alice Steele
    1910 NC Census: Atlas & Alice Steele
    Enumeration Date: 29 Apr 1910
    Enumeration District: 101
    Sheet: 8B
    Location: Beaver Dam (Richmond County), NC

    #112
    1. Steel, Calvin - Head, age 31, 1st marriage, married 9 years
    2. Dinah - wife, age 31, 1st marriage, married 9 years, mother of 4 kids and 4 still alive
    3. Walter - son, age 7
    4. John - son, age 6
    5. William - son, age 5
    6. Robert - son, age 1

    #113
    1. Steele, Atlas - Head, age 57, 1st marriage, married 30 years
    2. Alice - Wife, age 50, married 30 years, mother of 11 kids & 11 kids alive
    3. Elizabeth - daughter, age 22
    4. Ben - son, age 21
    5. William - son, age 19
    6. Judy - daughter, age 18
    7. Lula - daughter, age 16
    8. Hettie - daughter, age 12
    9. Sarah - niece? age 17
    10. Flora - niece, age 15

    #114
    William - Head, age 33, married 11 years
    Martha - wife, age 29, married 11 years
    Mary - daughter, age 10
    Laura - daughter, age 8
    Alice - daughter, age 7
    Wincy - daughter, age 5
    Calvin - son, age 1

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    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    NC Death Certificate: Benjamin Steele
    NC Death Certificate: Benjamin Steele
    Father: Atlas Steele
    Mother: Alice Ellerbe
    Spouse: Georgina Steele

  • Sources 
    1. [S20] North Carolina Death Certificate.
      has 21 Jun 1891 as birth date, but WWI draft card has an earlier date.

    2. [S20] North Carolina Death Certificate.

    3. [S182] North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975, (Ancestry.com).