Person:William Skillern (2)

William Skillern, Jr.
m. bef. 1728
  1. George Skillern1728 - 1804
  2. Isabel SkillernABT 1731 -
  3. Sarah SkillernABT 1735 -
  4. William Skillern, Jr.1740 - 1816
  5. Elizabeth Skillern1742 - BEF 1805
  • HWilliam Skillern, Jr.1740 - 1816
  • WMary AndersonABT 1747 - 1832
m. 12 APR 1763
  1. William Skillern1764 - BEF 1830
  2. George Skillern1766 -
  3. Elizabeth Skillern1768 -
  4. John Anderson Skillern1770 - 1846
  5. Rebecca Skillern1773 -
  6. James Alexander Skillern1777 - BEF 1826
  7. Anderson Skillern1780 -
  8. Anna Skillern1783 -
  9. Isaac Skillern1787 -
  10. Margaret Skillern1791 -
Facts and Events
Name William Skillern, Jr.
Gender Male
Birth[1] 31 OCT 1740 prob. Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 12 APR 1763 Augusta County, Virginiato Mary Anderson
Marriage License 12 APR 1763 Augusta County, Virginiato Mary Anderson
Death[1] 19 NOV 1816 Scott County, Virginia

William Skillern was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Early Land Acquisition in Augusta County, VA


William Skillern's land (Beverley Manor NE, 300 acres bequesthed from his father, William Skillern, Sr., will proven 22 August 1745) as shown on the map meticulously drawn by J.R. Hildebrand, cartographer. This map is copyrighted©, used by permission of John Hildebrand, son of J.R. Hildebrand, April, 2009.

Acquisition of Land:

William Skillern, Jr. received land in Beverley Manor and Linville's Creek, as bequeathed in his father, William skillern, Sr.'s will:

To my eldest son George 335 ackers of this tract that I now live on, of the end next to Gabriel Alexander's line.
To my son William 300 ackers whereon I now live on joyning James Carr.
347 ackers lying at linnroells [prob. Linville's] Creek to them both equally divided.

Disposition of Land from Chalkley's:

  • Page 238.--10th March, 1770. William Skillem and Mary to Isaac White, £300, 265 acres in Long Meadow, part of 535 acres in Beverley Manor; corner Thomas Miller's land; James Anderson's line. Delivered: Isaac White, 26th May, 1772.

Information on William Skillern

IGI Record


Sex:  M   


Born:  1738  
 Augusta', 'Virginia  


Father:  William SKILLERN   
Mother:  Elizabeth   

Source Information: Film Number: 2034496

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Husband's Name

William SKILLERN (AFN:12JL-NC1)    

Born:  Abt 1743  Place:  Of Augusta, VA 
Married:  12 Apr 1763  Place:  , , Augusta Co, VA 


Wife's Name


Born:  5 Jun 1747  Place:  , Augusta, VA 
Christened:  21 Jun 1747  Place:  , Augusta, VA 
Died:  28 May 1832  Place:  , , Augusta Co, VA 
Married:  12 Apr 1763  Place:  , , Augusta Co, VA 

Father:  William ANDERSON (AFN:RRC8-CH)    
Mother:  Elizabeth CAMPBELL (AFN:RRC8-DN)

Husband: William SKILLERN, JR.

Born: 31 Oct 1739 at: Orange County, Virginia

Married: Jun 1763 at: Virginia (Augusta County)

  Died: 19 Nov 1816      at: Scott County, Virginia  
Father:William SKILLERN
Mother:Elizabeth SKILLERN
       Other Spouses: 

NOTES -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Wife: Mary ANDERSON

Born: 5 Jun 1747 at: Virginia
  Died: 28 May 1832      at: Scott County, Virginia  
Father:William ANDERSON
Mother:Elizabeth CAMPBELL
       Other Spouses: 

Name: William SKILLERN, III
  Born: 14 Apr 1764      at: Virginia  

Married: 8 Jan 1787 at: Kentucky (Madison County)

  Died: BEF. 1830        at: Tennessee (Bledsoe County)  

Spouses: Nancy ALCORN

Name: George SKILLERN
  Born: 20 Jan 1766      at: Virginia  

Married: 21 Nov 1795 at: Kentucky (Madison County)

  Died: AFT. 1833        at: Tennessee (Giles County)  

Spouses: Elizabeth MILLER

Name: Elizabeth SKILLERN
  Born: 14 Apr 1768      at: Virginia  

Married: at:

  Died:                  at:   


Name: John Anderson SKILLERN
  Born: 31 Aug 1770      at: Botetourt County, Virginia  

Married: 16 Aug 1798 at: Virginia

  Died: 27 Aug 1846      at: Bledsoe County, Tennessee  

Spouses: Mary ANDERSON NOTES -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Name: Rebecca SKILLERN

  Born: 1 Feb 1773       at: Virginia  

Married: 5 May 1799 at: ?

  Died: BET. 1850 - 1860 at: Tennessee (Bledsoe County)  

Spouses: William ANDERSON

Name: James Alexander SKILLERN
  Born: 27 Sep 1777      at: Virginia  

Married: ABT. 1800 at: Virginia

  Died: BEF. 16 NOV 1826 at: Bledsoe County, Tennessee  

Spouses: REBECCA

Name: Anderson SKILLERN
  Born: 14 Apr 1780      at: Virginia  

Married: ABT. 1809 at: Tennessee

  Died: 5 Nov 1863       at: Tennessee (Wayne County)  

Spouses: Mary SPRING

Name: Anna C. SKILLERN
  Born: 17 Apr 1783      at: Virginia  

Married: BET. 1802 - 1804 at: Virginia

  Died: 18 Mar 1848      at:   

Spouses: Jonathan WOOD, II

Name: Isaac Campbell Anderson SKILLERN
  Born: 2 Sep 1787       at: Virginia  

Married: 1820 at: ?

  Died: 18 Sep 1850      at: Pulaski, Tennessee (Giles County)  

Spouses: Martha B. LEVERT

Name: Margaret SKILLERN
  Born: 20 Nov 1791      at: Virginia  

Married: at:

  Died:                  at:   


  1. 1.0 1.1 Skillern and Allied Families, site of Jo Thiessen.