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Samuel Skaife

Samuel Skaife

Male 1824 - 1898  (73 years)

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  • Name Samuel Skaife 
    Born 12 Nov 1824  Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880  Table Mound Twp., Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    head-of-household, two step-children Mary Bottom 13 and Elizabeth Bottom 10 are enumerated in his household 
    Census 1885  Table Mound Twp., Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Samuel Skaife Widowed farmer, enumerated on the N1/2 NW with his son Samuel Jr. born abt 1860 and wife Nelly born abt 1856 
    Land 1892  Table Mound Twp., Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Owns land described as N-1/2 of NW-1/4 of NW-1/4 of Section 26 
    Died 15 Apr 1898  Table Mound Twp., Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Rockville (British Hollow Cem.), Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I10  Skaife
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2017 

    Father John Skaife,   b. 8 Jan 1793, Pateley Bridge (Dacre), Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 5 Aug 1857, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Nancy Grange,   b. 1795, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1856, Dubuque, Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married Sep 25 1815  Kirkby Malzeard (Harrogate), Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Marie Warmington,   b. 1831, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1863, Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1853  Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jane Ann 'Jennie' Skaife,   b. 15 Aug 1845, Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1935, Staples, Todd Co., Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     2. John Edward Skaife,   b. 11 Feb 1858, Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1932, Frederic, Polk Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +3. Samuel F. Skaife,   b. 24 Jul 1858, Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1924, Staples, Todd Co., Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     4. Minnie Marie Skaife,   b. 11 Jun 1862, Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1918, Russell, Lyon Co., Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     5. William Henry Skaife,   b. 7 Mar 1863, Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1942, Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Richards,   b. 1 May 1830, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1918  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 12 Apr 1873  Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Children 
    +1. Charles Skaife,   b. Abt Nov 1873,   d. 7 Feb 1877  (Age ~ 3 years)
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Nov 1824 - Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Dec 1853 - Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Apr 1873 - Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household, two step-children Mary Bottom 13 and Elizabeth Bottom 10 are enumerated in his household - 1880 - Table Mound Twp., Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Samuel Skaife Widowed farmer, enumerated on the N1/2 NW with his son Samuel Jr. born abt 1860 and wife Nelly born abt 1856 - 1885 - Table Mound Twp., Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - Owns land described as N-1/2 of NW-1/4 of NW-1/4 of Section 26 - 1892 - Table Mound Twp., Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Apr 1898 - Table Mound Twp., Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rockville (British Hollow Cem.), Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Samuel Skaife (1824-1898), John Edward Skaife (1858-1932), Edna (Skaife) Mills (1878-1929) and Nellie Mills (~1896-   )
    Samuel Skaife (1824-1898), John Edward Skaife (1858-1932), Edna (Skaife) Mills (1878-1929) and Nellie Mills (~1896- )
    Sam Skaife, his son John Edward Skaife, his grand-daughter Edna (Skaife) Mills and his great-great-granddaughter Nellie Mills

    Documents
    History of Grant County, Wisconsin
    History of Grant County, Wisconsin
    Town of Potosi, biography of William Skaife
    Skaife Family Notes
    Skaife Family Notes
    Brief biographical history written by Robert Jasper Skaife at Colfax, Washington
    Will of Samuel Skaife (1824-1898)
    Will of Samuel Skaife (1824-1898)
    Devised on 8 April 1893 in Table Mound Township, Dubuque County, Iowa USA, he bequeaths and distributes his property amongst his five children.
    1892 Plat Map of Twp 88N Range 2E of Table Mound Township
    1892 Plat Map of Twp 88N Range 2E of Table Mound Township
    Dubuque County, Iowa, plat map showing 122.45 acres owned by Samuel Skaife on NE-1/2 of NW-1/4 of NW-1/4 of Section 26

  • Sources 
    1. [S13105845] Marriage License & Certificate (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S13108854] 1880 U. S. Census, Table Mound, Dubuque Co., Iowa, Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Table Mound, Dubuque, Iowa; Roll: 338; Family History Film: 1254338; Page: 431D; Enumeration District: 186; Image: 0686.

    3. [S13627483] Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925, www.ancestry.com.

    4. [S69] U.S., Indexed County Land Ownership Maps, 1860-1918.

    5. [S13105932] Descendants of Robert Robinson Green, Joni Vella (Reliability: 1).

    6. [S13105909] FGS of John Skaife, Carol F. Krueger (Reliability: 1).

    7. [S28] United States Marriages.

    8. [S74] Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934.