Thomas Skinner

Male Bef 1676 - Bef 1728  (~ 52 years)


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  • Name Thomas Skinner  [1
    Born Bef 1676  [1
    Gender Male 
    Life event 17 Dec 1720  William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    At the request of Thomas Skinner of Charles Co planter the following deed was recorded 18 Jan 1720. Indenture 17 Dec 1720 between John Mellor of Charles Co tailer of the one part and Thomas Skinner of the same Co planter of the other part, for 10,325 lbs tobacco land called Doncaster originally granted unto Thomas Shuttleworth by patent date 26 Feb 1668 located in Chickamuxen in Charles Co. (description given) 200 acres. Also part of another tract called Aspinall's Chance originally on 22 Mar 1681 granted to Henry Aspinall for 210 acres. Signed John Mellor. Wit: George Dent, Joseph Fendall. Mary, the wife of John Mellor, released her dower 17 Dec 1720. Ref: Land Liber H #2, p.41, Charles Co, MD. 
    Life event 25 Mar 1722  , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    The mark of cattle and hogs of Thomas Skinner was recorded for his son, Thomas Skinner, on 25 Mar 1722. Ref: Land Liber L #2, p.78 Charles Co, MD. 
    Life event 25 Jan 1725  William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    At the request of Thomas Skinner of Charles Co the following deed was recorded 25 Jan 1725. Indenture 10 Aug 1725 from Thomas Hussey Luckett of Charles Co, planter, to Thomas Skinner of Charles Co, for 6000 lbs of tobacco and for divers other good causes, all that tract of land in Charles Co called Milern, originally granted to George Godfrey by patent dated 2 Jul 1669, and afterwards, by several conveyances and alienations of possession, became the right of the aforesaid Thomas Hussey Luckett. Said parcel of land lies at Chickamuxen and contains and is laid out for about 200 acres. Signed, Thomas Hussey Luckett. Wit: Thomas Stone, Joseph Harrison, Stephen Evans. This deed was acknowledged by Thomas Hussey Luckett and Elizabeth, his wife. Ref: Liber L #2, p.242 Charles Co, MD.  
    Will written/proved 8 Oct 1727  , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Proved 19 Feb 1727. "To wife Constance, her portion of estate; and personalty. To son Thomas and hrs., 160 A. of “Milerne”; he dying without issue, to his 2 bros. William and James and their hrs. To son William and hrs., 160 A. of “Doncaster” and “Aspinnall's Chance”; he dying without issue, to his 2 bros. Thomas and James; and personalty, to be for himself at 18 yrs. To son James and hrs., 160 A. residue of 3 tracts afsd.; he dying without issue, to his 2 bros. Thos. and William; and personalty, to be for himself at 18 yrs. To 3 sons afsd., 2/3 of personal estate equally. Exs.: Wife and son Thomas. Overseers: Coll. John Fendall and Capt. George Dent. Test: Anthony Collings, Adam Clinkscales, Charles Mastin. 19, 318." 
    Died Bef 19 Feb 1728  William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I4411  Allison | Allison
    Last Modified 29 Apr 2021 

    Father Thomas Skinner,   b. Bef 1656,   d. Bef May 1676, , , MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 20 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth MNU,   d. Aft 1676, , St. Mary's, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1652  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 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) 
    Children 
     1. Anne Skinner,   b. Aft 1701, , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1716 Bef 8 Oct 1727, , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 25 years)
    +2. Thomas Skinner,   b. 1702, William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 23 Dec 1777, William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +3. William Skinner,   b. Aft 1709, William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 21 Jan 1782, , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years)
    +4. James Skinner,   b. Aft 1710, William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1 Dec 1766, William and Mary Parish, Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years)
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F1649  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Constance Goodrick,   b. Abt 1666, , St. Mary's, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 20 May 1754, , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Married Aft 28 May 1713  , Charles, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F1650  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Thomas Skinner, will
    Thomas Skinner, will
    Charles County, Maryland
    8 October 1727, written
    19 February 1728, proved

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

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

    3. [S372] Maryland, U.S., Calendar of Wills, 1635-1743, Cotton, Jane Baldwin, (Maryland Calendar of Wills. Vol. I-VIII. Baltimore, MD, USA: Kohn & Pollock, Inc., 1904-1928).