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skinner and everson

Posted: 1346036410000
Classification: Query
i am the great grand daughter of arthur or ather everette skinner and sylvia or silva jane everson my grandfather was alfred adelbert skinner My grandmother was madella or maedella or della mcknighttheywere married in wi in a medodist church somewhere near or in suprior wi in 1919 they had two chikdren alfred Also refered to as alford james skinner and my mom sylvia margaret skinner gauthier meehan iam looking for any info on the family as i have no one that i can ask they are all deased please someone help me if you can i have his place of birth which is elroy city wi1894 need a place of death and date of my grandfathers death

Alfred Adelbert Skinner

Posted: 1381251798000
Classification: Query
In your online tree at you show a death date of Feb. 18, 1976, and last residence of Willmar, Kandiyohi County, MN. The birth month given in the SSDI (November) disagrees with the December birth month indicated in the 1900 census. Are you still looking for additional death facts and/or burial location for him?

Wisconsin Pre-1907 Vital Records indicates that your great-grandfather's second wife was Delia Nickell; they were married on Apr 25 1895 in Juneau County.

Re: skinner and everson

Posted: 1382122500000
Classification: Query
The person who died 18 Feb 1976 in Minnesota was named Arthur Zara and seems to have a mother's maiden name as Chappell. You listed sylvia or silva jane everson as his mother. This guy who died in 1976 doesn't seem to match with who you are looking for.

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current
Name: A. Skinner
SSN: 392-07-6279
Last Residence: 56201 Willmar, Kandiyohi, Minnesota, USA
Born: 9 Nov 1894
Died: Feb 1976
State (Year) SSN issued: Wisconsin (Before 1951)

Date of Birth: 09 Nov 1894
Place of Birth: OUT OF STATE
Mother Maiden Name: CHAPPELL
certid# 1976-MN-003476
Date of Death: 18 Feb 1976
County of Death: KANDIYOHI

Re: Alfred Adelbert Skinner

Posted: 1384701726000
Classification: Query
yes please if you can find out where he died and when it would be a big help thank you I will send a pic of him that might help he disappeared when my mom was 3 years old and she hadno idea of where he went

Alfred Adelbert Skinner

Posted: 1384717666000
Classification: Query
What is your source for the information that Alfred Adelbert married Maedella McKnight in/near Superior, Wisconsin circa 1919? Elsewhere you've posted that they were married in Wausau (Marathon County). In 1919 they were listed in the Waco, Texas, City Directory, and Maedella and their son, Alfred J., both were born in Texas. It seems possible --perhaps even likely-- that Alfred and Maedella met and were married in Texas. Maedella already was working as a teacher in/near Waco in 1916, and already resided at 1700 Herring av., where she and Alfred lived in 1919 acc'd'g to the City Directory and to their son's birth certificate. Maedella lived at that 1700 Herring av address as early as 1913, when she was a student.

If you haven't already done so, I highly recommend that you try to locate an obituary and will/probate file for Arthur E. SKINNER, to see whether those 1939 documents indicate the whereabouts of his son Alfred. If necessary, also track down obits for Alfred's siblings and half-siblings, to see whether any of them mention him as a survivor, or as having predeceased them.

In the meantime, below is a chronological list of some facts you provided and some sources I located. Good luck with your research.

c1894 Alfred Adelbert Skinner born in WI Juneau (in City of Elroy acc'd'g to family source)
POSSIBLE MATCHES in Wisconsin Pre-1907 Vital Records:
Skinner, Unnamed Male born Jan 26 1894 in Juneau County
Skinner, James born Sep 29 1894 in Juneau County

1894 "Mrs Arthur E Skinner" died 1894 Oct 01 in Juneau County, WI

1900 Arthur, Della (2nd wife) & Alfred enumerated in WI Juneau Elroy

1905 [?/Possible] Arthur SKINNER, nephew living with Martin & Kate CROTTY in WI Douglas Superior


1916 [?/Possible] La Crosse Tribune Mar 7 1916: Alfred Skinner of Superior, who has been staying at the Home hotel is quite ill. He has not been able to return to his home.

1916 McKnight Maedella Miss, county school tchr, bds 1700 Herring av in Waco Texas City Directory p334

1918 [?/Possible] La Crosse Tribune and Leader Press Nov 13 1918: Roll of Honor, Section Two. Wounded Slightly ... Alfred A. Skinner, Schofield, Wis. [Note: Schofield is in Marathon County, Wisconsin]

1919 married1 Madella or Maedella or Della Mcknight

1919 Skinner Alf A (Maedella) rms 1700 Herring av (in 1919 Waco City Directory p433)

1919 son Alfred James Skinner born 1919 Nov 05 in McLennan County, TX (birth cert 56033)

1920 Alfred, Della and Alfred J enumerated in TX Kendall Boerne (no occupation for Alfred Sr.)

[1921 NOT listed in Waco City Directory]

c1923 dau Sylvia Margaret SKINNER born 1922 Oct 20 in McLennan County, TX

c1923-1930 Alfred & Madella divorced

1926 Skinner Maedella Mrs bkpr Waco Fuel & Grain Co h1700 Herring av (1926 Waco City Directory p464)

1929 Skinner Madella M (wid A A) r 1818 Arizona av in Dallas TX City Directory p1711

1930 Madella (divorced), Alfred J., Sylvia M. enumerated in TX McLennan Waco, 1104 Alexander

1930 Skinner Maedella Mrs bookkeeper Wco Fuel & Grain Co r 1604 Alexander av (1930 Waco TX City Directory p379)

1943 Alfred James SKINNER reported on a Utah Military record that his mother's name was "Maedella Mcknight Lorenson" (Utah; Military Service Cards, ca. 1898-1975)

1948 [?/POSSIBLE] (acc'd'g to your post in SKINNER surname message board, Alfred resided in/near Wenauchee WA around 1948)

1999 Alfred James SKINNER died 17 Nov 1999 (last residence SLC SaltLake UT)

Re: skinner and everson

Posted: 1392141684000
Classification: Query
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