William Miskell

5 March 1729–about 30 May 1790 (Age 61)
Richmond, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of William

When William Miskell was born on 5 March 1729, in Richmond, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, Henry Miskell, was 24 and his mother, Winifred Dalton, was 26. He had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Elizbeth "Betty" Carter. He died about 30 May 1790, in Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, British Colonial America, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

William Miskell
1729–1790
Elizbeth "Betty" Carter
1735–
Frances Miskell
1759–1820
Elizabeth Miskell
1767–
Margarett Miskell
1762–1824
William Miskell
1765–
Catherine "Katey" Miskell
1768–
Augustine " Austin" Miskell
1772–1830

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Children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(17)

+12 More Children

World Events (1)

1775
Age 46
"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

Name Meaning

Irish (Galway): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Meisceall ‘descendant of Meiscill’, a personal name of unexplained etymology. Sometimes Anglicized as Maxwell .

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

Possible Related Names

Mescall
Meskill
Maxwell

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