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SKINNER (Soundex S560) — See also ERSKIN, KERINS, KINNER, KISNER, KISSNER, RESNIK, SINNER, SKINNELL, SKINNERS.

  SKINNER: See also Daniel Dee Burnes — Louis John Fellenz, Jr. — John Edgar Green, Jr. — Milton Eugene Higgs — Zoe S. Nabers — James Parker — Trusten Polk — Andrew Jackson Sawyer — James Skinner Thomson — Burr Oscar Twichell — David Frederick Upton
  Skinner, Aaron Nichols (1800-1858) — also known as Aaron N. Skinner — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Born in Woodstock, Windham County, Conn., May 6, 1800. Whig. Member of Connecticut state senate 4th District, 1841-42, 1845; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Haven, 1849; mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1850-54. Died in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., October 26, 1858 (age 58 years, 173 days). Interment at Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, Conn.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Skinner, Abraham — of Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County, 1784-85. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Alanson (1794-1876) — of Brownville, Jefferson County, N.Y. Born in Westmoreland, Cheshire County, N.H., May 21, 1794. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of New York state senate 21st District, 1850-51; resigned 1851. Died in Brownville, Jefferson County, N.Y., June 7, 1876 (age 82 years, 17 days). Interment at Brownville Cemetery, Brownville, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Timothy Skinner (1761-1843) and Ruth (Warner) Skinner (1770-1849); brother of Avery Skinner; married, September 29, 1819, to Mary Woodward (1794-1851); married, November 4, 1852, to Olivia Moffat (1794-1858); married, September 23, 1862, to Ermina Pheatt (1809-1881); uncle of Charles Rufus Skinner (1844-1928).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Skinner, Albert W. (1893-1975) — of Hilton, Monroe County, N.Y. Born November 13, 1893. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1952; Monroe County Sheriff; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972; Presidential Elector for New York, 1972. Died in October, 1975 (age 81 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Alexander W. — Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 43rd District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Alfred F. — of Essex County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Alonzo A. — Justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1866-68. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Asahel — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Colchester, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Avery (1796-1876) — of Union Square, Oswego County, N.Y. Born in Westmoreland, Cheshire County, N.H., June 9, 1796. Democrat. School teacher; tavern keeper; postmaster; Oswego County Treasurer, 1826-1838; member of New York state assembly from Oswego County, 1832-33; member of New York state senate 5th District, 1838-41; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 23rd District, 1846; director, Syracuse Northern Railway. Died in Union Square, Oswego County, N.Y., November 24, 1876 (age 80 years, 168 days). Interment at Maple View Cemetery, Mexico, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Timothy Skinner (1761-1843) and Ruth (Warner) Skinner (1770-1849); brother of Alanson Skinner; married, June 9, 1822, to Elizabeth Lathrop Huntington (1802-1833); married 1834 to Charlotte Prior Stebbins (1802-1888); father of Charles Rufus Skinner (1844-1928) and Mary Grace Skinner (1846-1914; who married Maurice Lauchlin Wright).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Skinner, Benjamin S. — of Durham, Durham County, N.C. Mayor of Durham, N.C., 1915-17. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Carlton (b. 1913) — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, Calif., April 8, 1913. Democrat. Governor of Guam, 1949-53; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1956. Member, American Legion; Kappa Alpha Society. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Macy Millmore Skinner and Marian Weymouth (Junkins) Skinner; married, May 1, 1943, to Jeanne Rowe.
  Skinner, Charles P. — of Moline, Rock Island County, Ill. Mayor of Moline, Ill., 1903-05, 1919-23. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Charles Rufus (1844-1928) — also known as Charles R. Skinner — of Watertown, Jefferson County, N.Y. Born in Union Square, Oswego County, N.Y., August 4, 1844. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Jefferson County 1st District, 1877-81; U.S. Representative from New York 22nd District, 1881-85. Died June 30, 1928 (age 83 years, 331 days). Cremated; ashes interred at Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Avery Skinner and Charlotte (Stebbins) Skinner (1802-1888); brother of Mary Grace Skinner (1846-1914; who married Maurice Lauchlin Wright); nephew of Alanson Skinner (1794-1876).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Skinner, Charles W. — of Darlington, Darlington County, S.C. Republican. Postmaster at Darlington, S.C., 1925-28 (acting, 1925-26). Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Chauncey S. (b. 1850) — of Barton Landing, Barton, Orleans County, Vt. Born in Newport, Orleans County, Vt., February 1, 1850. Republican. Flour and grain dealer; lumber business; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Barton, 1888. Congregationalist. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, D. E. — of Saginaw County, Mich. Democrat. Member of Michigan Gold Democratic State Central Committee, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, David E. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 37th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Skinner, DeFoe — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1880, 1888 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Mrs. Dell — of Michigan. Prohibition candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1929. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, E. H. — of Keosauqua, Van Buren County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Ebenezer — of Woodstock, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodstock, 1820. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Ed — of Altoona, Polk County, Iowa. Democrat. Member of Iowa Democratic State Central Committee, 1971; treasurer of Iowa Democratic Party, 1971. Still living as of 1971.
  Skinner, Elias M. — of Michigan. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Elliott Percival (1924-2007) — also known as Elliott P. Skinner — Born in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, June 20, 1924. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; naturalized U.S. citizen; anthropologist; university professor; U.S. Ambassador to Upper Volta, 1966-69. African ancestry. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Died, of heart failure, in Washington, D.C., April 1, 2007 (age 82 years, 285 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Skinner, Elton C. — of Delhi Township, Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for supervisor of Delhi Township, Michigan, 1970, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Skinner, Emmet W. — of Falls Church, Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Falls Church, Va., 1915-19. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Emory F. — of Escambia County, Fla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1896 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Eugene F. — of Eugene, Lane County, Ore. Democrat. Postmaster at Eugene, Ore., 1853-60. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Fawn — Vermont Grassroots candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont at-large, 2002. Female. Still living as of 2002.
  Skinner, Fred — of Newport News, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Fred B. — of Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kan. Mayor of Coffeyville, Kan., 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, George E. — of Faribault, Rice County, Minn. Democrat. Member of Minnesota state senate 5th District, 1857-58; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1876 (member, Credentials Committee). Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, George F. — of Clinton, Clinton County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Burial location unknown.
George J. Skinner Skinner, George J. (b. 1869) — of Camden, Oneida County, N.Y. Born in Vienna town, Oneida County, N.Y., February 16, 1869. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 3rd District, 1924-29. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: New York Red Book 1924
  Skinner, George R. — of Vernon, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Vernon, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Grace — of Warren County, N.J. Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Warren County, 1933. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, H. G. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 51, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Hackley See J. Hackley Skinner
  Skinner, Harry (1855-1929) — of Greenville, Pitt County, N.C. Born in North Carolina, 1855. Republican. Member of North Carolina state legislature, 1890; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 1st District, 1895-99; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, 1902-10; delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1904, 1908. Died in 1929 (age about 74 years). Interment at Cherry Hill Cemetery, Greenville, N.C.
  Relatives: Brother of Thomas Gregory Skinner (1842-1907).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Skinner, Harvey — of Brenham, Washington County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Skinner, Henry — of Ohio. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 21st District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Ida — of Boonville, Cooper County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Isaac W. — of Massachusetts. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 14th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, J. — of Montana. Socialist. Candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Montana, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, J. B. (born c.1841) — of Hardy, Nuckolls County, Neb. Born in Ohio, about 1841. Republican. Merchant; member of Nebraska state senate, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, J. E. — of Indianola, Sunflower County, Miss. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, J. Hackley (1876-1957) — of Cooper, Kalamazoo County, Mich.; Fenton, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Cooper, Kalamazoo County, Mich., July 9, 1876. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 2nd District, 1910. Died May 8, 1957 (age 80 years, 303 days). Interment at West Cooper Cemetery, Cooper, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Jarvis Henry Skinner (1842-1909) and Annette (Hackley) Skinner (1847-1933); married to Belle DeLano (1875-1929); married, December 24, 1931, to Leah Frances Stacey (1897-1979).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Skinner, James — Whig. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 20th District, 1853-55. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, James A. (b. 1875) — of Cedar Springs, Kent County, Mich. Born in 1875. Republican. Druggist; member of Michigan state senate 17th District, 1929-32; defeated, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, James G. — Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Illinois 3rd District, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, James H. — of Athens, Henderson County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Athens, Tex., 1870-71, 1875-85. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, John — of Osceola, Polk County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, John — of Northampton, Hampshire County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, John — of Washington. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Skinner, John B. — of Genesee County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Genesee County, 1827-29. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, John B. — U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of New York, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, John B. — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Illinois 9th District, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, John G. — of Red Lodge, Carbon County, Mont. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, John S. — of Baltimore, Md. Postmaster at Baltimore, Md., 1816-39. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Jonathan — of Ashford, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Ashford, 1829-30. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Josef T. — of Princeton, Bureau County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1944. Interment somewhere in Princeton, Ill.
  Skinner, Joyce — of near Empire, Benzie County, Mich. Democrat. Chair of Benzie County Democratic Party, 2003. Female. Still living as of 2003.
  Skinner, Laura A. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Lee J. — of Medina, Orleans County, N.Y. Acting postmaster at Medina, N.Y., 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Louis A. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bridgeport, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Marie H. — of Alhambra, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Alhambra, Calif., 1896-1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Mark — of Illinois. U.S. Attorney for Illinois, 1844-45. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Mark A. — of Denver, Colo. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Colorado, 1917-19. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Mary Just — of Montpelier, Washington County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Skinner, Michael D. — also known as Mike Skinner — of Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Democrat. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Louisiana, 1993-98; member of Democratic National Committee from Louisiana, 2004; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Skinner, Mike See Michael D. Skinner
  Skinner, Myron G. — of Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. Republican. First selectman of Haddam, Connecticut, 1909; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Haddam; elected 1918, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, N. D. — of North Woodstock, Woodstock, Windham County, Conn. Postmaster at North Woodstock, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Ned L. — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Skinner, Onias C. — of Adams County, Ill. Justice of Illinois state supreme court, 1855-58; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 28th District, 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Onias C. (1856-1922) — of Montrose County, Colo. Born in Illinois, 1856. Member of Colorado state house of representatives, 1909-13; Speaker of the Colorado State House of Representatives, 1913. Died in 1922 (age about 66 years). Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, P. G. — of Vermont. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Reuben — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1841. Burial location unknown.
Richard Skinner Skinner, Richard (1778-1833) — of Manchester, Bennington County, Vt. Born in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., May 30, 1778. Democrat. Lawyer; Bennington County State's Attorney, 1801-13; probate judge in Vermont, 1805-13; U.S. Representative from Vermont at-large, 1813-15; justice of Vermont state supreme court, 1815-16; chief justice of Vermont Supreme Court, 1823-28; member of Vermont state house of representatives, 1818; Speaker of the Vermont State House of Representatives, 1818; Governor of Vermont, 1820-23. Injured when he fell from a horse-drawn carriage, and died soon after, in Manchester, Bennington County, Vt., May 23, 1833 (age 54 years, 358 days). Interment at Dellwood Cemetery, Manchester, Vt.
  Relatives: Married to Fanny Pierpont (died 1843).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Men of Vermont (1894)
  Skinner, Richmond H. — of Alton, Belknap County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Alton, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Robert H. — of Kent County, Del. Republican. Candidate for Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Robert Peet (1866-1960) — also known as Robert P. Skinner — of Massillon, Stark County, Ohio; Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. Born in Massillon, Stark County, Ohio, February 24, 1866. Republican. Newspaper editor and publisher; U.S. Consul in Marseille, 1897-1901; U.S. Consul General in Marseille, 1901-08; Hamburg, 1908-14; Berlin, 1914; London, 1914-24; Paris, 1924-26; U.S. Minister to Greece, 1926-32; Estonia, 1931-33; Latvia, 1931-33; Lithuania, 1931-33; U.S. Ambassador to Turkey, 1933-36. Episcopalian. Member, American Society for International Law. Died in Belfast, Waldo County, Maine, July 1, 1960 (age 94 years, 128 days). Interment at Massillon Cemetery, Massillon, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of August T. Skinner (1824-1901) and Cecelia (van Rensselaer) Skinner; married, June 17, 1897, to Helen Wales (1868-1956).
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Skinner, Roger (1773-1825) — of Washington County, N.Y. Born in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., June 1, 1773. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1808-10; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of New York, 1815-19; member of New York state senate Eastern District, 1817-21; U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of New York, 1819-25; died in office 1825. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., August 19, 1825 (age 52 years, 79 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Skinner, Samuel — of Nunda, Livingston County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Livingston County 2nd District, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Samuel Knox (b. 1938) — of Illinois. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., June 10, 1938. U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, 1975-77; U.S. Secretary of Transportation, 1989-91. Still living as of 2014.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Skinner, Scott — Republican. Candidate for Iowa state senate 5th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Stephen D. — of West Woodstock, Woodstock, Windham County, Conn. First selectman of Woodstock, Connecticut, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Stephen G. — of Charles Town, Jefferson County, W.Va.; Shenandoah Junction, Jefferson County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 2008; member of West Virginia state house of delegates 67th District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Skinner, Thomas Gregory (1842-1907) — of Hertford, Perquimans County, N.C. Born near Hertford, Perquimans County, N.C., January 22, 1842. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1876, 1880, 1892; U.S. Representative from North Carolina 1st District, 1883-87, 1889-91; member of North Carolina state senate, 1899-1900. Died in Baltimore, Md., December 22, 1907 (age 65 years, 334 days). Interment at Holy Trinity Churchyard, Hertford, N.C.
  Relatives: Brother of Harry Skinner (1855-1929).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Skinner, Thomson Joseph (1752-1809) — also known as Thomson J. Skinner — of Massachusetts. Born in Connecticut, 1752. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1790; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1797-99, 1803-04 (3rd District 1797, at-large 1797-99, 1803-04); Massachusetts state treasurer, 1806-08. Died in 1809 (age about 57 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Skinner, Tristam — Dakota territory attorney general, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, W. A. — of Spotswood, Middlesex County, N.J. Postmaster at Spotswood, N.J., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, W. H. — of Brookings, Brookings County, S.Dak. Postmaster at Brookings, S.Dak., 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, W. M. — of Daingerfield, Morris County, Tex. Member of Texas state house of representatives 17th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, W. W. — of Salem, Marion County, Ore. Mayor of Salem, Ore., 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Wallace Warren — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 19th District, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Skinner, Walter Jay (1927-2005) — Born in Washington, D.C., September 12, 1927. U.S. District Judge for Massachusetts, 1973-92; took senior status 1992. Died in Concord, Middlesex County, Mass., May 8, 2005 (age 77 years, 238 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Skinner, William — Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1816, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, William — of Royalton, Windsor County, Vt. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, William — of Royalton, Windsor County, Vt. Member of Vermont state house of representatives from Royalton, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, William H. — of Hastings, Dakota County, Minn. Republican. Postmaster at Hastings, Minn., 1861-65. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, William I. — of Little Falls, Herkimer County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Skinner, Zoe See Zoe S. Nabers


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