Copy placed in the Broadmoor Branch of Shreve Memorial Library, Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana
The Holy Bible Of Archalaus Custer Steel of Lockesburg, Arkansas
PUBLISHED BY THE NATIONAL PUBLISHING CO., PHILADELPHIA, PA.; CHICAGO, ILL. ; ST. LOUIS, MO.; AND ATLANTA, GA. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1872
Transcribed by Donald W. Little Shreveport, LA 2007
(Bold is original script; italicized comes from secondary sources)
THIS CERTIFIES THAT THE RITE OF HOLY MATRIMONY WAS CELEBRATED BETWEEN Archalaus C. Steele of Lockesburg, Ark. And Marry Susan Locke of Lockesburg, Ark. On Noveber 14th 1872 in Lockesburg, Ark. By Rev. Richard E. Lee Pg 2
Rupert Steel oldest son of A.C. Steel Married Nov. 16, 1899 to Miss Nona K. Hill Hope, Ark Kate Steel oldest daughter of Mr. & Mrs. A.C. Steel Married Nov. 29, 1899 to Dr. M.L. Norwood. Lockesburg, Ark. Will Steel Married Maude Clark Sept. 22, 1908 Her parents Lewis C Clark Married July 2nd 1884, To Hester C Trapp who’s parents were Martin Van Buren Trapp^(Married?) Sophia Presley * MV Trapp born September 7 (7th) 1836-Sophia Born July 30, 1840 MV born 9/7/1836 + Sophia Presley born July 30, 1840 MVT died April 18, 1902
*MVBT was the son of Job T. Trapp and Mary McGinnis Trapp, both of Tenn.
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Archliss (also spelled Archelaus) Custer Steel was born in Sevier Co. Ark. On the 22 Day of March A.D. 1848* Mary Susan Locke was born in Sevier Co. Ark on the 17 Day of July A.D. 1853* George Frankline Steel was born in Sevier Co. Ark on the 27th of Sept. 1873 Rupert Steel was born The 4th day of Dec (no year given) in Sevier Co. Ark Kate Steel was born The 14th day of May 1876 in Sevier Co. Ark James F. Steel was born the 4 day of March 1878 in Sevier Co. Ark Will Steel was born on The 14 day of May 1879 Sevier Co. Ark. Jes Steel was born The 24 day of April 1881 Sevier Co. Ark Custer Steel was born in Sevier Co. Ark March 1st 1883 Frank Steel was born in Sevier Co. Ark. Jau 31st 1885 Mary Steel was born in Sevier Co. June 29. day 1888 (Pg 3 continued)
Allene Steel was born in Sevier Co. Ark Aug. 17. 1892 Irene Steel was born in Sevier Co. Ark Aug. 17. 1892 Sue Steel was born in Sevier Co Ark. Nov. 3. 1893
George Frankline Steel died on The 2 of Nov. 1873 and was buried at Bellville in Sevier Co. Arkansas Loxburg James F. Steel died 25 day of April 1878 and was bur- ied at Bellville in Sevier Co. Arkansas Loxburg Mary Susan Steel died Dec. 22, 1893 and was Buried at Bellville Sevier Co Arkansas “Beloved wife of A.C. Steel” Sue Steel died Aug 26 1894 and was buried At Bellville Ark Sevier Co. Will Steel died January 30, 1960 ^ after hunting (+ Fishing) all day by self Will’s Wife Maude died Feb 21, 1950 of Hodgkin’s Disease His son Charles born Sept 15-1911, died Nov 25 1963 ^ Cancer of Tongue + Colon His daughter Flora Mildred Born June 6, 1915 died April 9, 1965 ^ Cancer of the Ovary His daughter Katherine Ione Born Sept 25, 1916 died March 30, 2006, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana *Judge Archelaus Custer Steel was the son of Rev. TGT Steel and Phoebe Turrentine. ACSdied October 6, 1909 *Mary S. Locke was the daughter of James Francis Locke and Parmelia A. Miller.