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William Thompson Skaife[1]

Male 1832 - 1906  (74 years)


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  • Name William Thompson Skaife 
    Born 15 Jan 1832  Thirsk, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1850  [4
    Census 2 Jun 1880  Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    head-of-household, farmer; Susan Johns 68 and Richard Johns 68 are enumerated in his household as grand-parents 
    Died 12 Sep 1906  [5, 6
    Buried Livingston (Rock Church Cem.), Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I205  Skaife
    Last Modified 15 Mar 2016 

    Father John James Skaife,   b. 1804, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Thompson,   b. 1803, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Aug 1828  Lastingham, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Family ID F271  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Johns,   b. 23 Feb 1838, Tavistock, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1927, Livingston, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [8
    Married 7 Oct 1855  Livingston, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. John Edward Skaife,   b. 1857, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1857, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. William Thompson Skaife, Jr.,   b. 23 Sep 1858, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1932, Livingston, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Anna `Annie` Skaife,   b. 12 Apr 1860, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1927, Livingston, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Martha Matilda Skaife,   b. 4 Apr 1862, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1931, Portales, Roosevelt Co., New Mexico, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     5. Laura Eva Skaife,   b. 14 Feb 1864, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1896, Clifton Twp., Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +6. Bransby Richard Skaife,   b. 20 Mar 1866, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1937, Livingston, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     7. Allen Ramsey Skaife,   b. Abt 1868, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1928, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years)
    +8. Elmer James Skaife,   b. 4 Jul 1870, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1957, Boscobel, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     9. Mary Isdore 'Minnie' Skaife,   b. Abt 1872, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1896  (Age ~ 24 years)
     10. Nellie May Skaife,   b. Abt 1874, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1896  (Age ~ 22 years)
     11. Jennie Lind Skaife,   b. 17 Apr 1876, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1896, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    +12. John Earl "Aaron" Skaife,   b. 15 May 1879, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1952, Livingston, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     13. Lela / Leila Amanda Skaife,   b. 14 Mar 1880, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1897, Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
     14. Alta B. Skaife,   b. 15 Feb 1883, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1928, Madison, Dane Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F73  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jan 1832 - Thirsk, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Oct 1855 - Livingston, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household, farmer; Susan Johns 68 and Richard Johns 68 are enumerated in his household as grand-parents - 2 Jun 1880 - Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Livingston (Rock Church Cem.), Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    John Earl Skaife (1880-1952)
    John Earl Skaife (1880-1952)
    Obituary of husband to Ella Goldsworthy

    Histories At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

  • Sources 
    1. [S13112645] Public Member Trees (on-line database), Ancestry.com (Reliability: 1).
      William Thompson Skaife 1832-1906

    2. [S13154377] 1900 U. S. Census Iowa Co., Wisconsin, Mifflin, Ancestry.com, T623_1791 pg 5B ED 65 (Reliability: 2), Jan 1832.

    3. [S13154373] 1880 U. S. Census, Iowa Co. Wisconsin, Mifflin, Ancestry.com, Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Mifflin, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll: 1429; Family History Film: 1255429; Page: 123B; Enumeration District: 154.

    4. [S42] Email message from Fred Skaife .

    5. [S13112645] Public Member Trees (on-line database), Ancestry.com (Reliability: 1), Sep 12 1906.
      died in Mifflin, Iowa Co., Wisconsin

    6. [S55] Descendants of William Thompson Skaife (1832-1906), Fred Skaife.
      died in Livingston, Grant, Wisconsin

    7. [S48] Yorkshire, bishop's transcripts of marriages.

    8. [S55] Descendants of William Thompson Skaife (1832-1906), Fred Skaife.