Susan Emma Skinner

10 May 1880–1954 (Age 73)
Duncans Bridge, Monroe, Missouri, United States

The Life of Susan Emma

When Susan Emma Skinner was born on 10 May 1880, in Duncans Bridge, Monroe, Missouri, United States, her father, William Jasper "Jack" Skinner, was 37 and her mother, Mary Frances Hill, was 32. She married Marcus Harper on 28 August 1901, in Monroe, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Valmont, Boulder, Colorado Territory, United States for about 10 years and Election Precinct 22 Pleasant View, Boulder, Colorado, United States in 1940. She died in 1954, in Colorado, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Valmont Cemetery, Valmont, Boulder, Colorado Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Marcus Harper
Susan Emma Skinner
Marriage: 28 August 1901
Anna Lee Harper
Red Harper
Emmet Randol Harper
Albert Ray Harper
Virginia A. Harper
Dora Pauline Harper
Owen Edward Harper

Spouse and Children

28 August 1901
Monroe, Missouri, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    Sarah Nancy Skinner


    Alma Tirzah Skinner


    William E Skinner


    Marion Taylor Skinner



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Denver becomes State Capitol

Age 1

On Nov 8 1881, Denver becomes the state capitol, due to an economic boom the city experienced in the 1880s.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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 an agent derivative of Middle English skin ‘hide’, ‘pelt’ (Old Norse skinn).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susie E Harper in household of Marcus Harper, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Susie Harper in household of Marcus Harper, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Susie E Harper in household of Marcus L Harper, "United States Census, 1920"

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