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John Edward Skaife

John Edward Skaife

Male 1858 - 1932  (74 years)

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  • Name John Edward Skaife 
    Born 11 Feb 1858  Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Adoption Mar 1863  Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Adopted and raised by his Aunt & Uncle William Skaife 
    Census 9 Jun 1900  Silver Creek, Dixon Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    head-of-household, his step-children Mary Walter 15 and Philip Walter 10 are also enumerated in his household 
    Census 1910  Owanka, Pennington Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    head-of-household, his step-child Ward P. Walter 21 is enumerated in his household 
    Census 1920  West Sweden, Polk Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    head-of-household, farmer, his grand-daughter Eva Walter age 7 is enumerated in his household 
    Died 12 Dec 1932  Frederic, Polk Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Frederic (Maple Grove Cem.), Polk Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I36  Skaife
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2017 

    Father Samuel Skaife,   b. 12 Nov 1824, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1898, Table Mound Twp., Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother 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 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Caroline `Carrie` Josephine Maury,   b. 21 Sep 1851, Utica, Oneida Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1892, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married Apr 30 1876  Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Ida May 'Addie' Skaife,   b. 25 Jan 1877, Dubuque, Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1919, Dubuque, Dubuque Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    +2. Edna Marie Skaife,   b. 20 Apr 1878, Elk Point, Union Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1929, Rapid City, Pennington Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     3. William Alexander Skaife,   b. 6 Oct 1881, Ponca, Dixon Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1951, Oregon City, Clackamas Co., Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +4. Lillie / Lily `Addie` Adeline Skaife,   b. 20 Aug 1882, Redfield, Spink Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1961, Fremont, Dodge Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +5. John `Rallie` Rellmon Skaife,   b. 2 Aug 1884, Texas, Union Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935  (Age 50 years)
    Last Modified 8 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy Jeanette Green,   b. 13 Sep 1864, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1943, Frederic, Polk Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 10 Aug 1893  South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Samuel Robert Skaife,   b. 27 May 1895, Elk Point, Union Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1972, Grantsburg, Burnett Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Lloyd Allison Skaife,   b. 29 Jun 1898, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1952, Frederic, Polk Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. Minnie `Lurena` LuRene Skaife,   b. 12 May 1900, Newcastle, Dixon Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1993, West Sweden, Frederic Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     4. Nancy Luverne Skaife,   b. 20 May 1904, Ponca, Dixon Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1954, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F15  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Feb 1858 - Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAdoption - Adopted and raised by his Aunt & Uncle William Skaife - Mar 1863 - Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Aug 1893 - South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household, his step-children Mary Walter 15 and Philip Walter 10 are also enumerated in his household - 9 Jun 1900 - Silver Creek, Dixon Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household, his step-child Ward P. Walter 21 is enumerated in his household - 1910 - Owanka, Pennington Co., South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household, farmer, his grand-daughter Eva Walter age 7 is enumerated in his household - 1920 - West Sweden, Polk Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Dec 1932 - Frederic, Polk Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Frederic (Maple Grove Cem.), Polk Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Apr 30 1876 - Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932) and family
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932) and family
    Family portrait of John's second family taken in Owanka, South Dakota, USA
    John Edward Barton (1858-1932) and his family
    John Edward Barton (1858-1932) and his family
    Taken on a fishing trip to the Cheyenne River with the Wallbeck family
    Ida Mae (Skaife) Armstrong (1877-1919)
    Ida Mae (Skaife) Armstrong (1877-1919)
    First child of John Edward Skaife and his first wife
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932) and his five children by his first wife 'Carrie' Maury
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932) and his five children by his first wife 'Carrie' Maury
    Ida May (1877-1919), Edna Marie (1878-1929), William A. (1881-1951), Lillie Adeline (1882-1961) and John R. (1884-1935)
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932)
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932)
    Married twice
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932) and his second wife Nancy Jeannette Green (1864-1943)
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932) and his second wife Nancy Jeannette Green (1864-1943)
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    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
    Four adult children of Samuel Skaife (1824-1898)
    Four adult children of Samuel Skaife (1824-1898)
    William Henry Skaife (1863-1942), Minnie (Skaife) Winders (1862-1918), John Edward Skaife (1858-1932) and Jennie Skaife (1845-1935)

    Documents
    History of Grant County, Wisconsin
    History of Grant County, Wisconsin
    Town of Potosi, biography of William Skaife
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Stories Told Us by LuRene (Skaife) Soderberg
    Stories Told Us by LuRene (Skaife) Soderberg
    Written in 1989
    Ida May (Skaife) Armstrong (1877-1919)
    Ida May (Skaife) Armstrong (1877-1919)
    Influenza Claims Another Victim - Obituary of wife of David Charles Armstrong
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932)
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932)
    John E. Skaife Died Monday At Home In Village
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932)
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932)
    Obituary of former president of the Village of Frederic
    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.

    Headstones
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932)
    John Edward Skaife (1858-1932)
    Married to (1st) Caroline J. Maury and (2nd) Nancy J. Green

    Albums
    Headstones and Tombstones
    Headstones and Tombstones (37)

  • Sources 
    1. [S13108690] 1920 U. S. Census, Polk Co., Wisconsin, West Sweden, Ancestry.com, T625_2010 pg 9A ED 155.

    2. [S13105872] Biography of William Skaife.

    3. [S13108689] 1900 U. S. Census Dixon Co. Nebraska, Silver Creek Twp., "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3YG-X6V : accessed 2 February 2016), John E Skaife, daily & Silver Creek Townships, Dixon, Nebraska, United States; citing sheet 4B, family 73, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,240,922.

    4. [S13247494] 1910 U. S. Fed. Census, Ancestry.com, "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MPXN-SWD : accessed 2 February 2016), John E Skaife, Owanka, Pennington, South Dakota, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 84, sheet 1B, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,375,499.

    5. [S13127756] Maple Grove Cemetery, Frederic Wisconsin, Interments, St. Croix Valley Genealogical (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S42] Email message from Fred Skaife .