Matthias Steel
(Abt 1781-1840)
Catherine Anderson
Edward Evans
Ruthey Jane
William Steel
Susannah Ellen Evans
(Abt 1806-1864)
Mathias Robert Steele


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Mathias Robert Steele 1 2 3 4 5 6

  • Born: 1836, Walpole Twp, Haldimand Co, Ontario, Canada
  • Marriage: Elizabeth
  • Died: 1911, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, at age 75
  • Buried: Oakwood Cemetery, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada

   Another name for Mathias was Matt.

  General Notes:

1861 Census - Cayuga North Twp , Haldimand Co, Ontario
Last, First, Sex, Age, Married, Birth, Religion, Occupation
Steel Matthias, M, 25, M, UC, W.Methodist, Harness Maker
Steel Elizabeth, F, 25, M, UC, W.Methodist

1871 Census - Simcoe, Norfolk North, Ontario
Name, Sex, Age, Birth Place, Religion, Origin, Occupation, Married
Steel Matthias R., M, 34, Ontario, Wes. Meth., Irish, Saddler, M
Steel Elizabeth, F, 33, U. States, Wes. Meth., English, None, M

1881 Census - Simcoe, Norfolk North, Ontario
Mathias R. Steele, M, Male, Irish,45, Commercial Travelor
Elizabeth Steele, M, Female, German, 44

1900 Census - Winsor Twp, Huron Co, Michigan, USA
Steel Mathias R, Boarder, born Aug 1836 Canada, age 64, father born Canada, mother born Ireland, Harness Maker

  Noted events in his life were:

Occupation: Harness Maker.

Mathias married Elizabeth. (Elizabeth was born in 1837 in United States, died on 24 Mar 1885 in Simcoe, Norfolk Co, Ontario, Canada and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada.)


1 Letter from Charles Steele to William Brady, (21 Feb 2002).

2 R. Robert Mutrie and Bill Horn, The Long Point Settlers Project, Steel of Woodhouse Twp, Norfolk Co, Ontario, Canada, (January 2005, www.nornet.on.ca/~jcardiff


3 1871 Personal Census, Town of Simcoe, Norfolk Co, Ontario, Canada, (District 12, Sub District D), Page 60.

4 1900 U. S. Census, Population Schedule, Winsor Township, Huron County, Michigan.

5 Mary Ellen Zippel, Zippel-Regal Families 2004
, (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/, Main Source: Genealogy of the Evans and Rymer Families by Arnold Rymer, August 2002


6 Steel, William - Estate File #217, 1864, (Archives of Ontario GS 1, Reel 696, Estate Files 0145-0248, Years 1860-1865).

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