Elizabeth Shay

Female 1856 - 1943  (87 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Shay 
    Born 14 Aug 1856  Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Canada West Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 Dec 1943  Eloise Hospital, Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Y  [4
    Person ID I093  Shay Family Tree
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2018 

    Father Michael Shay,   b. Sep 1825, County Kerry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1908, Merrill, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Mother Isabelle McNenly,   b. 2 Feb 1833, Brock, Twp, Canada West Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1909, Merrill, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1852  Ontario County, Canada West Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F153  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alexander Steele,   b. 20 May 1857, Ontario Co., Canada West Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 27 Jan 1879  Uptergrove, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario; St. Columbkille's Rc Church. Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Children 
     1. John Joseph Steele,   b. 12 Nov 1879, Mara Twp, Ontario Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Peter Steele,   b. 25 Nov 1893, Monitor Township, Bay, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1944, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     3. George Ambrose Steele,   b. 19 Apr 1898, Brickenridge, Gratiot, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1945, Mikado, Alcona, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     4. Mae Steele,   b. 10 Feb 1901, Brickenridge, Gratiot, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1933, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    Last Modified 18 May 2006 
    Family ID F027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1962] Census Records, 1861 census of Mara Twp, Ontario Co.; p. 26, # 46.
      QUAY 3 Stated age was 3 at census.

    2. [S1958] Church baptism record, St. Columbkill's ch., Uptergrove, Ont.; LDS film # 1305889, item # 1, p. 2.
      QUAY 3 "On the 21st Sept 1856, I baptized Elizabeth O'Shea, dau. of Michl. OShea and Isabella McIninly, his wife. Born the 14th Augt. last; sponsors: Patrick Duffy & Margaret Doyle, John Synnott"

    3. [S1964] McLean, Marion Ballard, Conversation 1990.
      QUAY 3 She recalled that Elizabeth Shay died at Eloise hospital in Detroit, about January 1936.

    4. [S2] Michigan- Deaths.
      Name: Elizabeth Steele
      Event Type: Death
      Event Date: 19 Dec 1943
      Event Place: Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States
      Gender: Female
      Age: 92
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Birth Date: 15 Aug 1851
      Birthplace: Canada
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1851
      Father's Name: Mike Shay
      Mother's Name: Elizabeth
      GS Film number: 001973150
      Digital Folder Number: 005363516
      Image Number: 02958



      Citing this Record:
      "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KF4F-XB2 : 12 December 2014), Elizabeth Steele, 19 Dec 1943; citing Eloise, Wayne, Michigan, United States, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Lansing; FHL microfilm 1,973,150.

    5. [S1947] Church marriage record, Record at St. Gregory R. C. Ch., Oshawa, Ontario; LDS film 1305881, item # 3, p. 63.
      "The 7th of November, 1852, after publication of Bans, were married, Michael Shay, son of late Daniel Shay and of the late Debora Clifford of the County Kerry, Ireland, on the one part and Isabella Mc Anenly, daughter of John McAnenly and of Mary McCahy, of Brock, Canada on the other part. Witnesses: John McAnenly, Margaret Doyle, Michael McGrath; by me, J. B. Proulx, ptre."

    6. [S1984] Pealow, Joan, genealogist, Orillia, Ontario, Letter to Audrey McPeak Aug. 10, 1985.
      "Elizabeth Shea married 29th January 1879, aged 22, to Alexander Steele, blacksmith, age 21, at St. Columbkille's Ch., Uptergrove. Witnesses: Alexander Steele & Catherine McGuire? - All of Mara."

    7. [S1947] Church marriage record, St. Columbkille's ch., Uptergrove, Ont.; LDS film # 1305889, item # 3, p. 12.
      QUAY 3 "On 27 Jany, 1879 in the church of St. Columbkill, Mara were married Alexander Steele, age 21, blacksmith; son of Alexander Steele and Catherine McIsaac, and Eliza Shea, age 22, of Mara, dau. of Mich ael Shea and Isabella McEnenly; witt: Angus Walker, Margaret Shea, Mathias Hogan, Bridget Haly; by P. Rey."

    8. [S1947] Church marriage record, Record at St. Columbkilles Ch., Uptergrove, Ontario; LDS film 1305889, Marriages, p. 12.
      QUAY 3 "On the 27th day of January, 1879, in the Church of St. Columbkill, Mara, were married, Alexander Steele, blacksmith, age 21; son of Alexander Steele and Catherine McIsaac, and Eliza Shea, age 22 of M ara; dau. of Michael Shea and Isabella McEninly, of Mara; witt: Angus Walker, Margaret Shea, Mathias Hazen & Bridget Haly; by P. Rey"


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