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William Skaife[1]

Male 1816 - 1893  (76 years)


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  • Name William Skaife 
    Born 28 Jul 1816  Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1840  Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Information 1863  Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    William and Hannah never had children of their own but adopted all five children of his brother [Samuel] whose wife died 7 March 1863. 
    Died 10 Feb 1893  Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 12 Feb 1893  Rockville (British Hollow Cem.), Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I58  Skaife
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2016 

    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 Hannah `Annie` Bradbury Stoney,   b. 15 Mar 1816, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1896, Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married Mar 28 1840  Ripon, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Notes 
    • William Skaife & Hannah (Stoney) had no children of their own, but raised five children of his brother Samuel & wife Maria after she died in childbirth of thir 5th son William. [7]
    Last Modified 20 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F20  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jul 1816 - Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1840 - Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInformation - William and Hannah never had children of their own but adopted all five children of his brother [Samuel] whose wife died 7 March 1863. - 1863 - Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Feb 1893 - Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Feb 1893 - Rockville (British Hollow Cem.), Grant Co., Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Mar 28 1840 - Ripon, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • 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

    Headstones
    William Skaife (1816-1893) and Hannah (Bradbury) Skaife (1816-1886)
    William Skaife (1816-1893) and Hannah (Bradbury) Skaife (1816-1886)
    Emigrated from England

  • Sources 
    1. [S13105872] Biography of William Skaife (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S13108853] Registration of Deaths, Potosi Twp., Wisconsin (Reliability: 0), Jul 28 1816.
      born Yorkshire, England

    3. [S13105872] Biography of William Skaife.

    4. [S13108853] Registration of Deaths, Potosi Twp., Wisconsin (Reliability: 2), Feb 10 1893.
      cause of death: Bright`s Disease

    5. [S13108853] Registration of Deaths, Potosi Twp., Wisconsin (Reliability: 2).
      buried British Hollow Cemetery

    6. [S36] England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005.
      Hannah Stoney

    7. [S42] Email message from Fred Skaife .