Orange's Top Matches
About Orange Seely
(son of Justus Wellington Seely and Clarissa Jane Wilcox) born February 20, 1843, Nashville, Iowa.
Married: Hannah Olsen July 24, 1863. Mt. Pleasant, Utah (daughter of Hans Olsen and Chasty Okersen of Sweden, pioneers October 20, 1867). She was born November 27, 1842.
Emma Jane born October 30, 1864, married Christian Grice Larsen; Hanna born September 19, 1866, married Nad Olsen; Orange born December 29, 1869, married Trena Hansen; Sarah born February 7, 1871, married Samuel H. Larsen; Chasty born June 9, 1873, married Heber Frandsen; Henry Alonzo born December 2, 1875; Mary Bertrude born April 3, 1878; Ethel Ingre born September 16, 1880, died; David Randolph born January 16, 1882, married Elva Singleton.
Family home Castledale, Utah.
Bishop of North ward, Mt. Pleasant, 1877-79; also bishop of Castle Valley ward 1879-83. First counselor to President C. G. Larsen 18 years. President of town board two terms. Member legislature 1894. Sources:
Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah photographs, page 110 Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, page 1152