The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Ancestry report for William Henry Skinner, son of John Skinner and Harriet Skinner [Wren]
Generation No. 1
1. William Henry Skinner was the son of (2) John Skinner and (3) Harriet Skinner [Wren]. He was born 1845 at Buxted, Sussex; christened 8th Jun 1845 at St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
He married Zilpah Farnes on 27th Aug 1870 at St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex. She was the daughter of George Farnes, farm labourer and Sophia Farnes [Jenner]. She was born 14th Nov 1848 at Buxted, Sussex; christened 7th Jan 1849 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex. They had the following children:
iMary Jane who was born 1871 Buxted, Sussex; christened 29th Oct 1871 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
iiSophia Margaret who was born 1873 Buxted, Sussex; christened 11th May 1873 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
iiiHenry who was born 1875 Buxted, Sussex; christened 17th Oct 1875 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
ivJohn who was born 1878 Buxted, Sussex; christened 12th Feb 1878 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex; died 18th Feb 1878 Buxted, Sussex
vEbenezer who was born 1879 Buxted, Sussex
viHarriett who was born Dec 1880 Buxted, Sussex
 
Generation No. 2
2. John Skinner was the son of (4) Edward Skinner and (5) Lucy Skinner [Cornwell]. He was born 1807 at Buxted, Sussex; christened 19th Jul 1807 at St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
He married Harriet Wren on 5th Sep 1831 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. She was born 1809 at Framfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iEllen who was born 1834 Buxted, Sussex; christened 30th Jan 1834 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
iiCharlotte who was born 1837 Buxted, Sussex; christened 28th Jun 1837 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
iiiEli who was born 1842 Buxted, Sussex
ivWilliam Henry who was born 1845 Buxted, Sussex; christened 8th Jun 1845 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
vGeorge Raymond who was born 1848 Buxted, Sussex; christened 12th Mar 1848 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
viFrances Alice who was born 1852 Buxted, Sussex; christened 21st Mar 1852 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
 
3. Harriet Skinner [Wren] She was born 1809 at Framfield, Sussex
She married John Skinner on 5th Sep 1831 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. He was the son of Edward Skinner and Lucy Skinner [Cornwell]. He was born 1807 at Buxted, Sussex; christened 19th Jul 1807 at St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex. They had the following children:
iEllen who was born 1834 Buxted, Sussex; christened 30th Jan 1834 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
iiCharlotte who was born 1837 Buxted, Sussex; christened 28th Jun 1837 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
iiiEli who was born 1842 Buxted, Sussex
ivWilliam Henry who was born 1845 Buxted, Sussex; christened 8th Jun 1845 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
vGeorge Raymond who was born 1848 Buxted, Sussex; christened 12th Mar 1848 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
viFrances Alice who was born 1852 Buxted, Sussex; christened 21st Mar 1852 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
 
Generation No. 3
4. Edward Skinner He was born c 1775
He married Lucy Cornwell on 10th Jul 1795 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. She was born c 1775. They had the following children:
iEdward who was born 1796 Buxted, Sussex; christened 31st Jan 1796 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
iiJohn who was born 1807 Buxted, Sussex; christened 19th Jul 1807 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
 
5. Lucy Skinner [Cornwell] She was born c 1775
She married Edward Skinner on 10th Jul 1795 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. He was born c 1775. They had the following children:
iEdward who was born 1796 Buxted, Sussex; christened 31st Jan 1796 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
iiJohn who was born 1807 Buxted, Sussex; christened 19th Jul 1807 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
 

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