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Dr Henry Robertson Skeel
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1885
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1942

Dr. Henry Robertson Skeel was the son of Dr. Franklin Deuel Skeel and his wife Mary Robertson. He attended Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT and later trained as a physician. During the Great War he served in a U.S. Army medical research unit, rising to the rank of captain. After the war Dr. Skeel maintained a private practice in New York. In the early 1920s he married Helen E. Seybolt (1891-1983), a school teacher and daughter of Alva Seybolt (1859-1943), a prominent attorney in Oneonta, NY. The couple had no children.

[In 1961 Helen Skeel married Harry Hathaway Pethick (1888-1966), a retired Standard Oil executive and moved with him to Southern Pines, NC where she died in 1983 at the age of 92.]

 
 
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 Parents:
  Franklin Deuel Skeel (1851 - 1923)
  Mary A Robertson Skeel (1855 - 1927)
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Bedford
Westchester County
New York, USA
Plot: 153
 
Maintained by: John W. Coffey
Originally Created by: lulu
Record added: Apr 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87803553
Dr Henry Robertson Skeel
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