Harriett Eliza Skinner

1 April 1865–1 March 1952 (Age 86)
Oakfield, Oakfield, Genesee, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Harriett Eliza

When Harriett Eliza Skinner was born on 1 April 1865, in Oakfield, Oakfield, Genesee, New York, United States, her father, John Skinner, was 42 and her mother, Jane Smith, was 33. She married Brigham Bacon on 12 November 1881, in Bear Lake, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Nounan, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States for about 20 years and Nounan Election Precinct, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 1 March 1952, in Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Skinner Cemetery, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Brigham Bacon
Harriett Eliza Skinner
Marriage: 12 November 1881
Brigham Owen Bacon
John Leland Bacon
Ivan Bacon
Ivy Bacon
Eliza Aseneth Bacon
Chancy William Bacon
Baby Girl Bacon

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 November 1881Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 1
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
    Age 21
    EARLIEST KNOWN BURIAL: Mary Jane Skinner Peterson BIRTH 22 Feb 1861 Oakfield, Erie County, New York, USA DEATH 19 Mar 1886 (aged 25) Ovid, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA BURIAL Skinner Cemetery Nounan, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA MEMORIAL ID 178852405
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 25
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    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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    Story Highlight

    John Skinner

    John Skinner was born May 30, 1822 in Swimbridge, Devonshire, England, the son of Charlotte Stiner and William Skinner. His parents owned a comfortable home and farm where he enjoyed the normal life o …

    Sources (74)

    • Eliza Harriet Skinner Bacon, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Harriet E Skinner, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
    • Eliza Skinner in household of John Skinner, "United States Census, 1870"

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