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- Subject: Bolivar, Polk County, Missouri
- Date: 31 Mar 2000
- From: SPritch209@aol.com
- Hi everyone:
- I am interested in the Skinner families that are still or are
at least connected to the Bolivar, Polk County, Missouri area. My
Grandfather was born there and It has come to my attention that
there are probably some relatives still living there. Anyone that
could help me with some of these connections it would be
- God Bless
- Subject: Kentucky Skinners
- Date: 30 Mar 2000
- From: MOMANDBEE@aol.com
- Is anyone researching the Kentucky Skinners - Richard Skinner
of Flemingsburg, Kentucky and family.
- Louella MOMANDBEE@aol.com
- Subject: Joseph Skinner
- Date: 26 Mar 2000
- From: Lwbs@aol.com
- I am searching also for a connection between Captain Skinner
and Captain Delano presuming they were related in some way. Maybe
by marriage? Captain Delano commanded the other ship under Captain
- Jorge Delano
- Subject: Joseph Skinner
- Date: 23 Mar 2000 18:39:15 EST
- From: Lwbs@aol.com
- Dear Skinner Kinsmen:
- For a research paper on the influence of Americans in the SA
Independence Wars, I am looking for information on Captain Joseph
Skinner. Captain Skinner was a know privateer during the War of
1812 as Commander of the war ship "Governor Tompkin" capturing the
ship "Wereid", sold in New York for 270,00 dollars . . . Captain
Skinner later was the Comodore of the flotilla of two 850 tons
patriot warships built in the East River Shipyards that left NY
port on September 9, 1818 bound for the port of Buenos Aires,
- I need all the information I can get on Captain Skinner.
- Many thanks
- Jorge A. Delano
- at Trinity College in Hartford, CT
- Subject: Another relative
- Date: 23 Mar 2000
- From: "Bonnie
I finally got brave enough to wade into the deep and trepid
waters of family research on the internet. And I found you.
Ann/Anne Skinner born about 1475 in Reigate, Surrey, England
married Sir Knight Bat(?) Henry Wyatt/Wyott about 1500, he was
born about 1460 of Allington, Kent, England; died 10 March 1537,
same place. Had children: Sir Henry Wyatt, born abt 1500; Margaret
Fransje Wyatt b 1502/1514; Sir Knight Thomas Wyatt, born abt 1503;
and Mary Wyatt born abt 1509. Sir Knight Thomas Wyatt is my direct
line to Ann/Anne Skinner and Sir Henry Wyatt/Wyott. Beyond having
the names of her parents: John Skinner born abt 1449 of Surrey
England and that he had a wife, I draw a blank.
- Do you have any information this far back? Or can you tell me
where to search?
- I'm not in any hurry. Thanks, Bonnie bon @dmi.net
- Subject: Skinner family of Indiana, Kentucky, and
- Date: 22 Mar 2000 14:41:06 -0500
- From: "john
- I have alot of information on the Skinner family of Indiana,
Kentucky, and Virginia.
- I am still looking for more information.
- William Skinner married Milly they had a son John born 1798 in
Virginia death aft. 1880 he married to Zilpha Ann Northcutt born
Jan.10,1882 in Harrison County Kentucky Zlipha's father was John
Northcutt Sr. they had a son Henry Skinner Born 1897 died
Nov.5,1895= consumption married Oct.4,1849 in Kentucky. to Mary A.
Pickett. Mary'a parents were William and Sara Brown Pickett.
William was born 1811 in Virginia death sometime before 1860.
William and Sara were married March 23,1830 in Harrison County
Kentucky. Sara was born 1799 in Virginia death April 14,1876 in
Scott County Kentucky. her father-- Evan Brown. William and Sara
had two daughters Mary A., and Margaret J.
- Margaret J.married Silas Skinner they had a daughter Parthenia
- Mary A. married Henry Skinner they had two sons (that I know
of) Allen L. Skinner born Oct.11,1871 died Sept.5,1905 he was a
bartender death due to gastraligia. and John Skinner born
Feb.1,1855 in Scott County Kentucky died June 6,1931 married
Oct.9,1879 to Lurinda Meeks born May12,1863 died May12,1940 her
parents were George and Elizabeth Meeks. John and Lurinda had 7
sons and three daughters, Bertha, Hettie A., Eliza J., Santford,
Samuel, Netwon, Hez, Virgil, and Raymond. Samuel Skinner was born
March 27,1884 in Clinton County, Indiana died Oct. 3,1969 married
to Maude L. Jones born Sept.22,1887 in Rankin, Ill. died
July14,1933 they had a son Glenn F. and a daughter died at
- Glenn Skinner born April 24,1911 died April 28,1985. he
married Dec.8,1945 Doris Miller born Oct.26,1923 in Jefferson
County. died? parents were Carl W. and Stella Waren Miller. after
she died he married July15,1950 to Mable L. Sturgis born Jan.
4,1919. they had a son Kenneth E. Born June 10.1952 and a daughter
Linda Sue born March 1,1951
- I would appreacate any information on my family
- Please email me at email@example.com thanks, Linda
- Subject: Skinner family
- Date: 21 Mar 2000
- From: Trinky_2@webtv.net
- I am new to this but have seen some very similar names for my
family. I got this information from my Aunt's family Bible. I am
not sure of everything yet, but am working on it. I can trace from
Thomas Skinner of Malden all the way through Asahel Skinner &
Phebe Gould. There are a few differences after that. Here is what
I have. Does anyone have anything to help me any further?
- Thomas Skinner of Malden, MA b. 1617, England.
- m. Mary Gooden (1621-1671)
- Thomas Skinner (1645-1722)
- m. Mary Pratt (164-1704
- John Skinner
- m. Sarah Burroughs ( know there was a question on the pages I
read on here, but this was the name in our Family Bible.)
- John Skinner
- m. Mary Blake
- Daniel Skinner
- m. Abigail Briggs
- Asahel Skinner
- m. Phebe Gould
- John Skinner (David/Daniel? was in the list)
- m. Hannah Tyler
- Daniel Skinner
- m. Margaret Narethup (this was hard to read and I am not sure
of the spelling)
- George Emory Skinner 22 born in Gallia Co., Ohio, living in
Mason County, WV (this was my great grandfather)
- m. Augusta Ellen Poston 19 born in Athens County, Ohio, living
in Mason County, WV on January 1, 1985. This is according to a
book on Mason County WV marriages 1870-1885.
- They had several children.
- Ernest Egbert Skinner 10/18/1885-4/1974
- Grace Gertrude M. ? Jarrett
- Minta Maude(1/15/1888-3/7/1936) m. Clarence Luther Brown
(9/9/1896-11/6/1969) They were married October 18, 1916. These
were my grandparents.
- Helen Hester
- Roy Russell Skinner 2/9/1897-8/1974
- Virginia Pearl (Penix-1st marriage)Cornell-3/25/1900-1/71
- I don't know what else to do with this info now, but maybe it
- someone else, too. Thanks.
- Kathy Thomas
- Subject: CLARK SKINNER b. 1794 KY
- Date: 19 Mar 2000
- From: VWhite0901@aol.com
- I'm looking for the family of CLARK SKINNER b. 1794 KY....I
know for sure that CLARK lived in Rockcastle Co.KY from these land
- Kentucky Land Warrants:
- Grantee: Skinner, Clark
- Acres: 50
- Book: A-2
- Page: 149
- Date Survey: 5-17-1831
- County: Rockcastle
- Watercourse: Dry Fk Crooked Creek...
- Grantee: Skinner, Clark
- Acres: 50
- Book: G-5
- Page: 181
- Date Survey: 12-13-1833
- Watercourse: Dry Fk Valley
- I next found the family listed on the Garrard Co.KY census for
1850.....Clark's wife was listed as LUCINDA b. 1820 KY, but when I
found them on the next census 1860 in Greene Co.IN....Clark had
died Oct 1856 and SUSANNA b. 1812 KY was listed as the widow and
head of household......But I believe that Lucinda and Susanna are
the same person.....This is their family and their spouses.....If
anyone is connected to this SKINNER line I would appreciate
hearing from you.
- Descendants of Clark Skinner
- 1 Clark Skinner 1794 - 1856
- .... +Susanna 1820 -
- .... 2 Peyton S. Skinner 1831 - 1871
- .... 2 William Skinner 1833 -
- ........ +Arabell
- .... 2 Elizabeth J. Skinner 1835 -
- ........ +Thomas M. Walker 1834 -
- .... 2 Mary Skinner 1838 -
- ........ +David Brock
- .... *2nd Husband of Mary Skinner:
- ........ +William J. Bland 1838 -
- .... 2 Sarah Skinner 1839 -
- .... 2 James H. Skinner 1843 - 1875
- ........ +Eliza Goodwin 1837 -
- .... 2 John Riley Skinner 1844 - 1912
- ........ +Rachel Matilda Crockett 1846 -
- .... *2nd Wife of John Riley Skinner:
- ........ +Sarah E. Robinson 1842 -
- .... 2 David J. Skinner 1848 - 1921
- ........ +Hamey Loruh Livingston 1853 - 1932
- .... 2 Malissa F. Skinner 1851 - (Melvina)
- Thanks so much,
- N.J.Skinner White
- Subject: Charles Orlando Skinner of Waterford, Erie,
- Date: 19 Mar 2000
- From: MKlaas
- I am researching my great-grandparents
- Marcia Leora Baldwin of Waterford, Erie PA married Charles
Orlando Skinner of Waterford, Erie, PA. They moved to Washington,
Erie County, PA (now Washington County) and lived on Linn Avenue.
They are buried in Waterford Cemetery, Erie, PA.
- Their children:
- Theodore "Tobe"
- Thaddeus Steven
- Thaddeus Steven was my grandfather. He married Blanche Martha
Mehaffey of Hancock County, West Virginia, and lived in
- Their children
- Hazel Leora is my mother. She married Ralph Franklin Stanley
of Hancock County, West Virginia. They lived in Hancock County,
- Their children
- Margaret Ann
- Marcia Leora (ME!)
- Thank you,
- Marcia Klaas
- Subject: Harold H. Skinner
- Date: 11 Mar 2000
- From: Mkmt999@aol.com
- My grandfather was Harold H. Skinner. He was originally from
somewhere in Canada. Do you have any info?
- Subject: Elisha Skinner
- Date: 2 Mar 2000
- From: "ssoper"
- My Skinner brick wall is Elisha Skinner. He was born in New
York abt 1815. He worked as a surveyor, and lived in Ohio, and
Iowa. He was married to Abigail Peckham August 15, 1835 in Holmes,
Ohio. They were the parents of Sarah, Charles, Henry, William and
Easten, and probably at least two others. Elisha served in the
Southern Border Patrol of Iowa during the Civil War.
- If anyone has a match on any of the above, please let me
- Subject: SAMUEL B. SKINNER, b 1822
- Date: 29 Feb 2000
- From: "Ladena"
- Looking for information on SAMUEL B. SKINNER, born 1822, and
his parents, etc.
- SAMUEL B. SKINNER, had three children (James Milton Skinner;
Congrave Samuel Skinner (born 1857) and Cordelia A. Sue
- Skinner. He was married to Sarah Ann (Sally) Sears.
- An old census report on Congrave Skinner says that SAMUEL B.
SKINNER was originally from Pennsylvania.
- PLEASE HELP.
- Subject: Skinners
- Date: 27 Feb 2000
- From: robert
- I am new at searching my Gr.Gr.Gr. Grandfather a Benjamin
Skinner. All I know for sure is that he had a daughter Elizabeth
born 1827 (maybe born in Canada) because she married Philip
DeForest in Canada on Jan. 22, 1842. I can't find anyone that
knows of him. I am very new with computers & I don't know how
to get this message in the Skinner Queries.
- Hope you can help.
- Barbara - Canada
- Subject: Mariah J. Skinner
- Date: 26 Feb 2000
- From: "Susan
M. Berry" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- I'm trying to locate information on my great-great grandmother
(and mystery woman), Mariah J. Skinner. According to census
reports, Mariah was born in either Alabama or Mississippi ca.
1822. She married John W. Fancher, Jr., in Noxubee County,
Mississippi, on 19 May 1842, but later they lived in Union Parish,
Louisisana. Circumstantial evidence suggests that Mariah was
closely related both to Caroline Frances Skinner Youngblood and
also to Morris Skinner, although no one has yet figured exactly
what the relationship was. We do know that all three were in
Noxubee County in the mid-1840s, and apparently moved together to
Louisiana. Mariah and John Fancher, Caroline and Abraham
Youngblood, and Morris and Mary Skinner are shown living near each
other in the 1850 U.S. census for Union Parish, Louisiana. I am
descended through Mariah's daughter Mary Elizabeth (Mollie)
Fancher, born in 1854, who married William Thomas Morton. Mariah
and husband John Fancher, Jr., both died during the Civil War
years, and daughter Mollie and her two brothers were apparently
raised by a Fancher uncle. I am in touch with several of Caroline
Skinner Youngblood's descendants, who are equally interested in
solving the mystery of Mariah. Can anyone help?
- Susan Morton Berry
- Subject: Maine conection
- Date: 24 Feb 2000
- From: "Bill"
- Hello There,
- Am sending along a small amount of information which may help
some people out.
My Great Grandfather was William Skinner, a Civil War Navy
Veteran who was enlisted under the name William Munovan. I'm not
sure of the spelling. He was in the Queen's Navy and jumped ship
in Boston to join the Union Navy. He said the captain of the
Canadian ship was brutal, and that he feared for his life, which
might explain why he chose to join the navy of a country at war.
He is buried in Millinocket Maine where he died in 1918. He had
many children, but the only son to live to have a son was my
Grandfather, Edward M. Skinner. I, of course, was named after my
father who was named after his Grandfather. My father was born in
Maine in 1911. I was born in Maine in 1949. I do not know the name
of my great grandmother, but my paternal grandmother was a Guiggey
from New Brunswick, Canada. She died in 1961, and my grandfather
in 1970. Both are buried in Millinocket, Maine.
I hope this sparse information in of some help to
- William D. Skinner
- Subject: Blane F. Skinner
- Date: 21 Feb 2000
- From: Deborah
- I am searching for an older man that was adopted from the
Skinner line. His father was Blane F. Skinner b. 1892 in Berden,
Kansas and died in 1965 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma , that was
married to Margaret E. Hamerick b. 1901 in Illinois, then to Wylma
Elizabeth Browning. Blane was a teamster by Occupation and white.
Margaret was also white but she was just a housewife. I have in
front of me the childs(older mans) name at the time of birth and
the adopted name. Can you please help this man, if you can't, tell
me where to look. I thank you.
- Deborah Braswell
- Subject: The Newfoundland Skinners
- Date: 20 Feb 2000
- From: Jenskins@aol.com
- I'm searching for information on The Newfoundland Skinners.
Here's what I
- have so far:
- Thomas B. Skinner married Julia Lamb in St. John's
Newfoundland before 1900.
- They had four children-
- 1. William B. Skinner, my grandfather- b. 1900, d. 1968, m.
Mary Ann Horan also of St. Johns, May 18, 1928. They emigrated to
Bellmore, NY and had four children. Thomas P., who had six
children William B., my father who also had since children,
Patrick James Jeremiah, who has two children, and Ann Skinner, who
- 2. Patrick James Skinner, Archbishop of Newfoundland from
1951-1979-b. 1904, d. 1988.
- 3. Joseph Skinner, moved to Vancouver, Canada.
- 4. Mary Elizabeth Skinner, never married.
- I'm especially looking for information on Thomas B., Julia and
Joseph. Joseph left Newfoundland for Vancouver and was never heard
from again. All I do know is that he has passed away and that he
was married and divorced and that he did have children.
- Thank you for any help! There are plenty of us Skinners now
living in the North Jersey and NYC vicinity and we'd love to trace
our heritage back a bit further.
- Subject: William Henry SKINNER FAMILY
- Date: 19 Feb 2000
- From: "Banvie
- our skinner family came from Tunsbridge Wells Kent
- The earliest Skinner we have found is William Henry Skinner a
stonemason/labourer who married Elizabeth Edwards on the
- m. Martha Quinnell daugh. of George Quinnell & Martha
Hands on 26-11-1838.
- This couple migrated to Australia on the ship Brilliant in
- They were my g.g.g.grandparents.
- Is there anyone out there conected to our line.
- My name is Narelle Cameron, Ilive in n.s.w. Austalia.
- Subject: Macy M. Skinner
- Date: 14 Feb 2000
- From: "Barbara
- I am looking for information on Macy M. Skinner who was born
in or around Massachusetts between 1870 and 1871. He married
Marian Weymouth Junkins. He has been living successively in
Mayfield,CA in 1913 ; and Bellevue,WA in 1940s.
- Subject: James E. Skinner b Ohio about 1847
- Date: 13 Feb 2000
- From: Sbjinfish@aol.com
- I am a descendant of James E. Skinner who was born in Ohio
about 1847. He was married to a Jane in Salem, Ohio about July 9,
1847. He died in Burden, Kansas on June 9, 1896. He lived in Rock
Island, Illinois as well as Kansas. Can someone tell me a
connection between the Jane Mink listed in the Skinner Association
records and the Jane Wescott/Westcoat that is in the family
bible/records that we have? Many of the dates seem to match
exactly. Jane was born in New Jersey. I would like to have more
information about her.
- Darrel Johnson
- Subject: James Riley Skinner
- Date: 7 Feb 2000
- From: Kenzi97@aol.com
- I am looking for any info on a James Riley Skinner b. abt
1850, but do not know where. I don't know a spouses name either. I
believe his children were James Monroe SKINNER, Love SKINNER,
Gussie SKINNER, and Ella SKINNER. James Monroe is my ggrandfather.
We are not sure if he was born in Luleing, TX or moved there after
he was born. He later married Mary Ila Annie Groves b. 27 JUL
1891/1893 in Garland, TX. They lived in Rockwall County Texas and
had 11 children. Any info. on James Riley would be greatly
- Kim Skinner Hastings
- Subject: Skinner / Hardister in MO
- Date: 7 Feb 2000
- From: "Cindy"
- I have alot of info about the Hardister family but have been
unable to go
- back any further with the Skinner family. If anyone could help
- additional info. I have my complete genealogy listed at my
website on my
- family tree page at http://www.angelfire.com/fl2/cynlyn
- Skinner Lineage
- 1)Marion Taylor Skinner:
- Amanda Belle Hardister: d.1933
- 2)James Rueben Skinner: b.3/24/1893 Moberly,Randalph CO, MO
d.10/1987 Monmouth, IL
- Della Sackfield Cooper: b.10/15/1898 Iowa d.10/1980 Monmouth,
- 3)James Paul Skinner: b.Billings,MT
- Anita Alma Ella Geissler:
- 4)Timothy Paul Skinner: b.2/24/48 Milwaukee, WI m.2/18/67
- Virginia Lorraine Hobbs: b.5/21/44 Mingo, WV
- 5)Clifford Lee James III: b.3/8/70 Baltimore, MD m.7/31/88
- Cindy Lynn Skinner: b.9/29/68 Colo Spgs, CO
- (Me being Cindy) Thankyou for any help. ~Cindy
- Subject: Looking for info on my relatives
- Date: 6 Feb 2000
- From: "dannyhawkins"
- Hi my name is Vanessa (skinner) Hawkins.I am the daughter of
Cloy Ray Skinner whos father was Albert Lee Skinner he married
Allie Pearl(Harris)Skinner he was born June 21,1900somewhere
around Damascus, Arkansas. His father was John Skinner and mother
Ader(?)Skinner that is all I know but would like to find out
more.John and Ader had more childern Hayden, Hershall,
- Email is email@example.com
- Subject: Charles Truman Skinner
- Date: 4 Feb 2000
- From: "JEAN
- My Father is 89 years old and has recently been very
interested in finding out information about his ancestors. I have
been surfing the net and came across your site. Was wondering if
anybody could help me find my Father's lineage.
His name is Earl Herman Skinner, his Father was Lorin Ira
Skinner, grandfather was Francis Skinner, great-grandfather was
Charles Truman Skinner. Lorin Ira Skinner was married to Ollie
Etta Widner. Francis Skinner was born in Point Aux Trumball, Clay
township, St. Claire Co. Mich. on April 30th, 1844. He married
Sarah Ann Phillips on October 25, 1866 at Algonac, Mich. Charles
Truman Skinner was married to Angeline Sharkey. Does anyone out
there recognize one of their relatives in the above named people?
Any help would be greatly appreciated!!
- Jean Skinner Burbank
- Subject: Frederick Skinner and Nancy Mozingo
- Date: 30 Jan 2000
- From: "Ruth
- I am trying to find someone that will have the list of
children for Frederick Skinner and Nancy Mozingo.
- Do you know of anyone that has this info. or could help
- Any help would be appreciated.
- Subject: David SKINNER, b. abt. 1860
- Date: 26 Jan 2000
- From: "Mary
- Looking for info on David SKINNER, b. abt. 1860, d. abt. 1895
in Dunklin Co., MO. He m. Mary Louisa Jackson 1882, one child
Ollie Bell b. 1892. Any help appreciated as this is all the info I
- Subject: John SKINNER m Hannah Louise PARISH
- Date: 25 Jan 2000
- From: ASnoppy1@aol.com
- I am looking for John SKINNER. He was my GGGGrandfather. John
married Hannah Louise PARISH. Unfortunately, I have no dates. They
had a son, Thomas Lucas SKINNER born 1839. The family story is
that he (Thomas L.) and his three brothers came over from England
and when they arrived in America they each went their separate
ways never to see each other again. Thomas married Elizabeth
Winifred ANDREWS, daughter of John G. ANDREWS of Richmond, VA. I
know they lived in VA and many family members continued to live in
Virginia. Thomas and Elizabeth had a son William Allen SKINNER
born 1870 in Richmond, VA. He married my Great Grandmother Cora
Belinda HANDWORK in 1895 in Covington, KY. Both moved to
Huntington, IN where they are buried. I would like any information
available about Thomas Lucas SKINNER or his father John SKINNER.
Names of the three brothers where they lived and died and are
buried, etc. Thank you, Kathy Clark Blanca
- Subject: Samuel C Skinner
- Date: 22 Jan 2000
- From: "Ladena
- Please help me. I am searching for information on Samuel C
(Congrave/Congrove/Conway) Skinner. He married Sarah (Sally) "Ann"
Sears. They had one child that I know if Samuel C (same middle
name question) Skinner who married Nancy Elizabeth Cash. An old
census record in the younger Samuel indicated that the elder
Samuel came from Pennsylvania.
- I am searching for my 89 year old great-aunt's peace of
- Thanks for your help, Ladena
- Subject: Query Response
- Date: 17 Apr 2000
- From: "Paul
- I saw your plea and I hope I can help. I don't know if this
is the same line but I have 2 Samuel Skinners. My Samuel B
Skinner was born 5/28/1790 in Somerset County PA and died in
Perry County Ohio, 1/25/1853. His parents are Nathaniel Skinner
and Elizabeth Harned. Samuel's spouse was Elizabeth Hazelton.
This relate to you? Let me know.
- Yours 'Aye,
- Paul Skinner
- Subject: Amanda Matilda Skinner
- Date: 21 Jan 2000
- From: "Verna
- I'm searching for information on Amanda Matilda Skinner. Born
around 1853 possibly in Louisanna. Died 1889 Tarrant County,
Texas. Married William Thomas Medford as his 2nd wife. I've been
told she was called by one of these names Matilda/Millie/Tillie.
If you have any information about her please email me at
V_Medlin@hotmail.com. Thank You
- Subject: Louis Skinner
- Date: 20 Jan 2000
- From: NAlden@aol.com
- Seeking info on the line of Louis Skinner:
- Generation No. 1
- 1. LOUIS SKINNER was born Abt. 1806 in Clarke co, Georgia, and
died Aft. 1860. He married LUCINDA DUCK Bef. 1833. She was born
Abt. 1820 in Jasper co, Georgia(?), and died Aft. 1860.
- Children of LOUIS SKINNER and LUCINDA DUCK are:
- 2. i. SARAH M. SKINNER, b. Sep 10, 1836, Muscogee Co. Ga.; d.
Jan 01, 1929, Birmingham, Al.
- 3. ii. JOHN WESLEY SKINNER, b. 1837, Muscogee Co. Ga.; d. Apr
10, 1864, Camp Douglas, Il..
- iii. MARY R. SKINNER, b. Abt. 1837, Georgia.
- 4. iv. THOMAS SKINNER, b. Abt. 1833, Georgia.??
- v. ELIZABETH F SKINNER, b. Abt. 1847, Muscogee Co, ga.??
- Generation No. 2
- 2. SARAH M. SKINNER (LOUIS) was born Sep 10, 1836 in Muscogee
Co. Ga., and died Jan 01, 1929 in Birmingham, Al. She married
JOSEPH KEYS DIMON Dec 23, 1852 in Muscogee Co. Ga., son of ABEL
DIMON and MARY VAN NORDEN. He was born Abt. 1827 in Jasper Co.,
Ga., and died Jul 22, 1887 in Russell Co, Al.
- Children of SARAH SKINNER and JOSEPH DIMON are:
- i. STEPHEN HENRY DIMON, b. Aug 15, 1854.
- ii. MARY LUCINDA DIMON, b. Apr 07, 1856.
- iii. JOHN EDWARD DIMON, b. May 02, 1858.
- iv. LOUIS ABEL DIMON, b. Nov 23, 1860, Muscogee Co. Ga.; d.
Jan 01, 1929, Birmingham, Al; m. MARTHA CAROLINE BENTON, Nov 22,
1891, Muscogee Co. Ga.; b. Jul 18, 1866, Muscogee Co. Ga.; d. Nov
- v. JULIA FRANCES DIMON, b.1863, Columbus( Muscogee Co.), Ga.;
m. BUCKNER MASON HEARN,
- vi. JOSEPH WILBUR DIMON, b. 1867, Muscogee Co, ga; d. 1930,
Los Angeles, Ca.;
- m. SARAH LUCRETIA HEARN, 1885, Girard, Al.;
- vii. RICHARD MASON DIMON, b. Aug 20, 1873.
- 3. JOHN WESLEY SKINNER (LOUIS1) was born 1837 in Muscogee Co.
Ga., and died Apr 10, 1864 in Camp Douglas, Il.. He married SARAH
ANN ELIZA JANE BROOKS. She was born 1841 in Talbot Co, Ga., and
died Jul 30, 1929 in Ga.
- Child of JOHN SKINNER and SARAH BROOKS is:
- i. JONSELINE SKINNER, b. Abt. 1861.
- 4. THOMAS skINNER (LOUIS) was born Abt. 1833 in Georgia. He
married LOUISIANA. She was born Abt. 1837.
- Children of THOMAS SKINNER and LOUISIANA are:
- i. WILLIAM SKINNER, b. Abt. 1855.
- ii. GEORGIA SKINNER, b. Abt. 1859.
- Subject: Search for Harry Skinner
- Date: 19 Jan 2000
- From: "Barbara
- My name is Barbara Rosato(nee Skinner) and I am trying to find
any connections to my grandfather Harry Skinner.Harry was born at
Barton on Humber,Lincolnshire in 1865.He may have had a sister
named Emily and a brother named Frederick.I will be most grateful
if you could point me in any direction to help me with my search.
Thanking you. With best wishes from Australia. Barbara.
- Subject: James Skinner 1778 to 1841
- Date: 14 Jan 2000
- From: "Mandy
- I am a direct descendant of colonel james skinner the Indian
army officer who formed skinners horse regiment .I would be most
grateful if you could advise me where I can find more information
about this man.
- Amanda Robb
- Subject: Query Response
- Date: 9 May 2000
- From: "Paul Skinner" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- I received this reply from Roland Caen while looking for
Skinner in Jersey. I am no relation to this Skinner but Roland
may be able to help you;
- Hello Paul, Afraid I can be of no help, I see your man
quoted in Balleine's History of Jersey, but can find no other
reference to the namd SKINNER in the books I have. Apart from
him the name rings a bell in the Regt of the Indian Army which
used to be called SKINNER'S HORSE....(any connection ?)
- .........Roland in Calgary, Canada
- Hope this helps you.
- Yours 'Aye,
- Paul Skinner
- Subject: EMANUEL SKINNER b. 1736/1738
- Date: 13 Jan 2000
- From: email@example.com
- HELP! ( Emanuel our Ancestor)
- We have hit a dead end. Can someone suguest where we should
look for Emanuel's (father-mother) etc. We thougt maybe he was the
brother of Samuel Skinner b. 1726, but we now find out not. We
first find Emanuel 1774 Edgecome CO NC. with Samuel S, then in
1775 in Charles CO Maryland Census 1775-78. Then he is back in
Edgecome CO NC. Any help out there? They were both strong BAPTIST
so Wake Forest U. has quite bit on the Sknners. We have quite a
lot of documentaton on SKINNER of the South we would be happy to
share with anyone. Where do we look now?
- Bill & Lynn Skinner
- Subject: Query Response
- Date: 10 Mar 2000
- From: "Kathleen"
- Sorry if this is a repeat message to you. It looks similar
to what you noted in your query..Also, I am interested in
anything you have on the Skinner family who came to Alabama, to
compare to and add to my info! Thanks! Kathleen
- SKINNERS and HOLLANDS
- The Skinners and Hollands intermarried twice. Three Skinner
brothers, EMMANUEL, SAMSON, AND CORDIE came to the U.S. form
England before the Revolutionary War and settled in Virginia.
Emmanuel was a Baptist Preacher. After the war, because
Virginia had adapted a "state religion" like that in England
amd the Baptist Preachers were persecuted there by putting them
in jail, Emmanuel left Virginia and settled in what was then
called Tennessee County, North Carolina. The area is now known
as Robertson County, Tennessee. There were also two Skinner
girls that married Hollands, one was DANIEL and one was
- It is listed in deed book that Emmanuel bought 195 acres
and he gave 2 acres of that land for a Baptist Church to be
built, and ground for a church cemetary. The deed listed the
beliefs of Baptists (the same as it is today-noted 1931-1935-)
and said that if the church strayed from those beliefs, the
land was to be returned to his family. He stated also that the
church could get drinking water from his well and baptize in
- Church records showed that the first house was a crude log
house but later was a frame building, then later a brick house.
A plaque there shows him as pastor from 1802-?
- WHAT WE THINK WE KNOW ABOUT EMMANUEL SKINNER
- 1774--Emmanuel married ELIZABETH MOORE in Edgecombe County,
N. C., Prior to 1880.
- 1774--Emmanel was deeded land from Samuel Skinner in
Edgecombe County, June 10.
- 1775--Emmanuel is listed in Charles County, Maryland census
1775-1778. He had to be at least 18 years old.
- 1777--E. became a member of Falls of Tar River Church, Oct.
18, 1777. He was #73 on church roll.
- 1777--E. witnessed will of James Thomas, Jan. 12, 1777, in
Halifax County. Halifax was created in 1758 from Edgecombe
County. Executor of the will was Samuel Skinner.
- 1780--E. took over the role of pastor of Falls of Tar
River, Nash County, church.
- 1785--E. was witness to deed in Nash County of land going
from Samuel Skinner Sr. to Samuel, Jr.
- 1786--E. was deeded property in Edgecombe County by Samuel
Skinner on Oct. 30.
- 1787--E. was witness to deed in Edgecombe County.
- 1790--North Carolina census shows E. living in Halifax
District, Nash County, with 2 males under age 16, 5 females,
and 1 slave.
- 1793--E. was deeded land by William Skinner, bought
property jointly with William, April 4, 1793.
- 1796--E. was left $25 in the will of John Battle on Jan.
- 1796 E. was paid on account owed to him in Edgecombe
- 1797--E. took dismissal from Tar River Church where he was
pastor, and moved to Cumberland, Tennessee. Letter of dismissal
was September 30.
- 1801--Emmanuel Skinner and Barsheba Moore were recieved by
letter into the Red River Baptist Church, Robertson County,
- 1804-1806--E.listed as tax defaulter in Burke County,
- 1800-1818--Records concerning E. are found in minutes of
the Red River Baptist Church, Robertson County.
- 1818--Emmanuel's will was read and recorded. He died in
- Subject: Laura Bruce (ie) Skinner
- Date: 9 Jan 2000 13:18:18 EST
- From: ARSLIBERTY@aol.com
- Laura was my great-grandmother. She married Robert Hales
Marshall in Washington Co. Alabama (Sunflower, AL). I have some
dates and will send them later. If you have any information on
her, I would appreciate it.
- Renee Shelfer,
- Pelham, AL
- Subject: J.A.Skinner married Pauline
- Date: 9 Jan 2000
- From: "Debi
- J.A.Skinner married Pauline Blockberger/Blochberger born 1855
Pennsylvania daughter of Chritstian Blockberger and Minnie
- I descend from Pauline's sister, Caroline, and am trying to
find info on the Blochberger family in Wayne Co. PA Are there any
descendants of J.A.Skinner and Pauline Blockberger, who may have
some info on Blockbergers? Thanks, Debi Smeltzer,
- Subject: Skinners of Florida
- Date: 09 Jan 2000
- From: TOM
- any information on William D. Skinner he lived in St. Augustin
and his brother had a restraint call TOMMY'S he died OCT, 1962. He
had two sons WILLIAM L. AND JAMES T. SKINNER MY MOTHER WAS FROM
QUINCY FL. AND HER MAIDEN NAME WAS WHITE.
- TOM SKINNER
- Subject: Reginald Skinner
- Date: 8 Jan 2000
- From: "Anitalynne"
- Looking for a line on Reginald Skinner (also called William)
Deceased Married to a Lilly or Lillie Woodsford - Deceased Born in
the British Isles and migrated to Ontario Canada I have no dates
or leads thus far! Please, if you have any information email me
- Subject: George Skinner
- Date: 08 Jan 2000
- From: cath
- Hi, to all fellow Skinners,
- I have just found this site and would like to add my family to
- So far I have traced my family back to George Skinner b:1796/7
at Ash Priors, Somerset, England. He was a doctor and practiced in
Bath, England; married Jane Elizabeth Skinner (I believe his
cousin). They had seven children that I know of:
- George Henry 1824-1824, (Dr)George Robert 1825-1856, Jane
Maria 1827-1870, Henry 1830-1904, Charles Edward 1832-1838,
(Dr)William 1833-1908 and Jane Elizabeth ?-1838.
George died in 1872 and is buried either at Lansdown cemetry or
Bishops Lydeard...I cannot find confirmation of his parents, his
marriage or his death.His parents may have been John Skinner and
Betty(Elizabeth) Joyce...but cannot prove it.
- I am descended from Henry(1830-1904). He married Anna Jenkins
in 1863 in Monksilvera, arrived in Brisbane (Australia) around
- If anyone feels they have any information, or if I can help
anyone with anything I would love to hear from you.
- Helen Salway
- Melbourne, Australia
- Subject: Skinner
- Date: 7 Jan 2000
- From: Cajgranny@aol.com
- I am searching for a William Henry Skinner or Henry Skinner,
supposely born in Penn. in 1800 so the family tells me. They only
knew him as Henry but going thru the 1879 census I find William
Henry in Iowa, Union County, Afton, Iowa. This if where he lived
and I guess this is the same. I have been searching for his
parents and I'm lost due to I know nothing else to go by. Can you
hep me in any way, Linda S. gave me your email thinking you may be
able to help me.
- Thanks Cleo Mathews firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Alvin Joseph Skinner
- Date: 06 Jan 2000
- From: andrea
- I have been trying to connect myself with Alvin J. Skinner. I
do not have birth or death records currently but was told that he
died in OH sometime between 1900 and 1930. He was married to
Susanna (sp) Skinner (Bortner) previously living in Albion, Ind.
in the mid to late 1800's. I also have a picture of Lucy Skinner
in the old family records. I do not know if my Lucy was a relative
of Wm. Parkinson Skinner and Emeline Gregg. I had hoped that some
of the Skinner info. would help me in researching my part of the
Bortner family. Can anyone help? Sincerely,
- Michael Bortner
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