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James Hare Skiles
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Birth: Aug., 1845
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 1915
Canonsburg
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA

I was told by a relative that James and Lydia Skiles were buried at Center Church, but that the stones are now missing. She heard that another relative once saw their gravestones in a trash pile, but he did not recover them and they are now lost! There is a space next to the graves of James P. and Martha (Hair) Skiles, his parents, where it might be possible for two unmarked graves to be.

I have not seen James H. Skiles' death certificate, but his wife, Lydia (Lafferty) Skiles' death certificate lists her place of internment as Center Presbyterian Cemetery. He died sometime between 1915 and 1920. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James P Skiles (1815 - 1885)
  Martha Hair Skiles (1813 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Catherine Lafferty Skiles (1850 - 1904)
 
 Children:
  Martha Louella Skiles Fife (1873 - 1951)*
  Sarah Jane Skiles Bower (1885 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rachel J. Skiles Lesnett (____ - 1877)*
  Rebecca J. Skiles Wallace (1844 - 1926)*
  James Hare Skiles (1845 - 1915)
  Richard Jordan Skiles (1852 - 1932)*
  Martha E. Skiles Lesnett (1855 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Center Presbyterian Churchyard
Thompsonville
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Cherie Atkinson Clark
Record added: Jul 14, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11353763
James Hare Skiles
Added by: Cherie Atkinson Clark
 
James Hare Skiles
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Added by: Cherie Atkinson Clark
 
 
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