James Skinner

Male Aft 1710 - Bef 1766  (~ 55 years)


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  • Name James Skinner  [1, 2
    Born Aft 1710  William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Life event 8 Oct 1727  William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Inherited 160 acres of 3 tracts: Milerne, Doncaster, and Aspinnall's Chance, all in Chicamuxon (St Michael) Hundred per Rent Rolls records 1642-1753. 
    Died Bef 1 Dec 1766  William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Will written/proved 6 Nov 1767  , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    James Skinner 5.40 D CH £155.15.4 Nov 6 1767
    Sureties: Edward Maddox, Jr., John Maddox.
    Distribution to: Representatives unknown to this Office.
    Administrator: James Skinner (James Sr's son). 
    Person ID I4362  Allison | Allison
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2021 

    Father Thomas Skinner,   b. Bef 1676,   d. Bef 19 Feb 1728, William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Mother Howard,   b. Bef 1684, , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1713, , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years) 
    Family ID F1649  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Phoebe Maddox,   b. Aft 1714, , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1766, , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Notes 
    • Children's names and approx birth order provided by James' probate record [1]
    Children 
     1. James Skinner, Jr,   b. Bef 1746, Durham Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1804, , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
    +2. Edward Skinner,   b. Bef 1746, Durham Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 12 Jun 1797, , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years)
    +3. John Skinner,   b. Bef 1755, Durham Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 8 Jan 1808, Durham Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
     4. Jane Skinner,   b. Bef 1750, Durham Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mary Skinner,   b. Bef 1750, Durham Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Thomas Skinner,   b. Bef 1749, Durham Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Katherine Skinner,   b. Bef 1750, Durham Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Ezekiel L Skinner, Sr,   b. Bef 1765, Durham Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 26 May 1823, , Stafford, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
     9. Ann Skinner,   b. Bef 1750, Durham Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F1629  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Thomas Skinner, will
    Thomas Skinner, will
    Charles County, Maryland
    8 October 1727, written
    19 February 1728, proved
    James Skinner, account of estate
    James Skinner, account of estate
    Maryland Register of Wills Records
    6 November 1767
    Charles County, Maryland
    James Skinner, Inventory of Estate
    James Skinner, Inventory of Estate
    Maryland Register of Wills Records
    1 December 1766
    Charles County, Maryland
    Edward Maddox, will
    Edward Maddox, will
    Charles County, Maryland
    17 October 1771

  • Sources 
    1. [S368] Fauquier County, Virginia Will and Administration.

    2. [S370] Early Colonial Settlers, Southern MD and VA's Northern Neck Counties, Mike Marshall, (Mike Marshall).

    3. [S379] Maryland State Archives, (https://mdlandrec.net/main/index.cfm).