Samuel Nephi Skinner

29 December 1847–18 January 1929 (Age 81)
Glenwood, Mills, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Samuel Nephi

When Samuel Nephi Skinner was born on 29 December 1847, in Glenwood, Mills, Iowa, United States, his father, Horace Billings Skinner, was 38 and his mother, Ellinor Cease, was 33. He married Sarah Ann Inglefield on 15 July 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Ward 1 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1870 and Ward 3 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1920. He registered for military service in 1866. He died on 18 January 1929, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Nephi Skinner
Sarah Jane Sixsmith
Marriage: 21 April 1875
Samuel Henry Skinner
Eleanor Jane Skinner
George Albert Skinner
Alfred Skinner
John Horace Skinner
Francis Marion Skinner
Irvin Joseph Skinner
Elsie Elizabeth Skinner
Loretta Skinner

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 April 1875Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Historical Boundaries: 1848: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States 1851: Mills, Iowa, United States
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 23
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    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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    Sources (24)

    • Samuel Skinner in household of Horace Skinner, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Samuel N Skinner, "Utah, Veterans with Federal Service Buried in Utah, Territorial to 1966" (In Military 1866 buried 1929)
    • Samuel N. Skinner in entry for Alfred Skinner, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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