Rebecca Skillen

11 October 1848–22 February 1930 (Age 81)
Belfast, Ireland

The Life Summary of Rebecca

When Rebecca Skillen was born on 11 October 1848, in Belfast, Ireland, her father, William Skillen, was 37 and her mother, Margaret Malone, was 30. She married John Stevenson on 28 March 1872, in Trinity Church-Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Poyntz Pass, County Armagh, Ireland in 1901. She died on 22 February 1930, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 81, and was buried in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

John Stevenson
1830–1903
Rebecca Skillen
1848–1930
Marriage: 28 March 1872
Mary Rosina Stevenson
1872–1931
Margaret Stevenson
1874–1958
William James Stevenson
1876–1897
John Hutton Stevenson
1878–1943
Joseph Hutton Stevenson
1880–1970
Rebecca Amelia Ethel Stevenson
1882–1966
Annie Stevenson
1884–1897
Robert Stevenson
1886–1907
Christina Amelia Stevenson
1889–1965

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World Events (4)

1869
Age 21
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1871
Age 23
British Columbia joins the confederation.
1919
Age 71
Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.

Name Meaning

1 Irish and Scottish: variant of Skilling .2 English: variant of Skillern .

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

Possible Related Names

Skilling
Skillern

Sources (22)

  • Rebecca Skillen in entry for John Sutton Stephenson, "Ireland Civil Registration, 1845-1913"
  • Rebecca SKeane Stevenson in entry for Margaret Stevenson, "Ireland Civil Registration, 1845-1913"
  • Rebecca Skillen Stevenson in entry for William James Stevenson, "Ireland Civil Registration, 1845-1913"

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