Mary Elizabeth Amidon Steele

August 22, 1820– , 1856

Born at Ridgefield, Jackson County, Ohio; daughter of Temperance Mary Strong and Daniel Amidon. Probably died at DeGraff, Logan County, Ohio. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] Benjamin W. Dwight, The History of the Descendants of Elder John Strong of Northampton, Mass. (Albany, NY: Joel Munsell, 1871), 2:876–877. Frank E. Best, The Amidon Family (Chicago: Frank E. Best, 1904), 58. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Sept. 2014), Mary E. Amidon 2D6P-489 . Nauvoo (IL) Assessor, Tax Lists for District no. 3 (Nauvoo, Ill.), 1840, 1842, 1850, p. 172, William Steele, FHL microfilm 7706, FHL. 1850 U.S. census, Hancock Co., Illinois, n.p., Mary Steele, NARA.