Fanny Skinner


Brief Life History of Fanny

When Fanny Skinner was born in 1876, in Scotter, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Skinner, was 44 and her mother, Sophia Ashford, was 30.

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John Skinner
Sophia Ashford
Fred Skinner
Fanny Skinner
Anne Skinner
Alice Mary Skinner

Sources (1)

  • Fanny Skinner in household of John Skinner, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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Siblings (4)

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 4

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.


Age 8

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).


Age 32

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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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