Researching the family of John Steele found on the 1830 and 1840 census in Germantown.John Steele married Mary Snagalberger/Shellabarger ca. 1821. Mary was born in PA. 1802.John Steele (b. ca. 1800 prob. PA) died in Eaton, Preble Co., OH 1849 during the cholorea epidemic.Known children: William H. C. Steele b. 1826 md. Eliza Taylor in Eaton Eleanor/Ellen Steele b. 1828 md. George Lockwood in Eaton John D. Steele b. 1830 (also died during the cholorea epidemic) Mary Steele b. 1834 md. James Truax in Eaton Harrison Steele b. 1836 went to Peoria, ILL Julia Steele b. 1839 no further info.
Anyone know of this family?
In Mary Steele's obit, it is stated that she had 8 children.