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Orange Seely

Also Known As: "Orange Seely (Seeley)"
Birthdate: (75)
Birthplace: Nashville, Lee County, Iowa, United States
Death: November 13, 1918 (75)
Castle Dale, Emery County, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Castle Dale, Emery County, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Justus Wellington Seeley and Clarissa Jane Seeley (Wilcox)
Husband of Hanna Olsson
Father of Hannah Olsen (Seely, Seeley)
Brother of Sarah Jane Tidwell; Don Carlos Seely; Hyrum Seeley; Justus Wellington Seely, II; William Hazard Seely and 5 others
Half brother of Eva Rebecca Seeley

Managed by: Patricia Ann Hill
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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.
   Their children:
           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

  • Immigration: Oct 1 1847
  • Immigration: Oct 1 1847 - Utah, United States
  • Immigration: 1858
  • Immigration: 1858 - Utah, United States
  • Residence: 1910 - Castle Dale, , Utah
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Orange Seely's Timeline

February 20, 1843
Lee County, Iowa, United States
September 19, 1866
Age 23
Mt Pleasant, Sanpete, UT, United States
November 13, 1918
Age 75
Castle Dale, Emery County, Utah, United States
November 17, 1918
Age 75
Castle Dale, Emery County, Utah, United States