Oliver Skinner

Brief Life History of Oliver

When Oliver Skinner was born on 10 January 1638, in Winchcomb, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Skinner, was 25 and his mother, Bridget Taynton, was 29. He married Sarah Collins about 1660. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 6 September 1699, in his hometown, at the age of 61, and was buried in Winchcomb, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Skinner
1638–1699
Sarah Collins
1638–1702
Marriage: about 1660
George Skinner
1664–
Samuel Skinner
1679–1680
Anne Skinner
1684–1685
Henry Skinner
1665–
Thomas Skinner
1667–1716
Sarah Skinner
1682–

Sources (4)

  • Oliuer Skinner, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Tho Skinner, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • Oliueri Skinner in entry for Thomas Skinner, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who stripped the hide from animals to be used in the production of fur garments, or to be tanned for leather, from Middle English skinner ‘skinner’, an agent derivative of Middle English skin(n) ‘hide, pelt’ (Old Norse skinn).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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