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James Willis Skipworth
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Birth: Jul. 31, 1865
Russellville
Logan County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1929
Kress
Swisher County
Texas, USA

James Willis "Jim"2 SKIPWORTH (Willis Goodman1) was born in Russelville, Logan Co., KY July 31, 1865.
He was the son of: Willis Goodman SKIPWORTH
and Minerva Mary Emma DAVENPORT.

He married twice. He married Mary Effie HOWELL in Fannin Co., TX, July 2, 1891. Mary was born in AR September 2, 1873. Mary was the daughter of George W. HOWELL and Nancy Selby?. Mary died April 25, 1893 in Section I, Newhope Cem., Ivanhoe, Fannin Co., TX, at 19 years of age. Her body was interred in Section I, Newhope Cem., Fannin Co., TX. He married Lucy Lavenia "Aunt Lucy" GARRETT in Bonham (near), Fannin County, TX, 17 Jan 1904. Lucy was born in Ivanhoe, Fannin Co., TX 6 Mar 1881. Lucy was the daughter of Albert Lycurgus GARRETT and Nancy Minerva DUNCAN. Lucy died 21 Dec 1965 in San Angelo, Texas, at 84 years of age. Her body was interred 23 Dec 1965 in Kress, Swisher Co., TX, Kress Cemetery.




James Willis "Jim" SKIPWORTH and Mary Effie HOWELL had the following children:

Minnie Mae SKIPWORTH

Effie "Little Effie" SKIPWORTH was born in Section I, Newhope Cem., Ivanhoe, Fannin Co., TX April 17, 1893. Effie died May 9, 1893 at less than one year of age. Her body was interred 1893 in Section I, Newhope Cem., Ivanhoe, Fannin Co., TX, Newhope Cemetery.

James Willis "Jim" SKIPWORTH and Lucy Lavenia "Aunt Lucy" GARRETT had the following children:

Velma E. SKIPWORTH was born in Fannin Co., TX 9 Oct 1904. Velma died 24 Oct 1904 in Fannin Co., TX, at less than one year of age. Her body was interred 1904 in Ivanhoe, Fannin Co., TX, Newhope Cemetery.

Willis SKIPWORTH was born in Kress, Swisher Co., TX 24 APR 1907. Willis died 24 Jun 1952 in MS, at 45 years of age. His body was interred 1952 in MS. He married twice. He married Thelma WRIGHT. He married an unknown person 3 OCT 1930.

Bobbie Lee SKIPWORTH (still alive).

Edwin Leon "Skip" "Buster" SKIPWORTH (still alive).

 
 
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 Parents:
  Willis Goodman Skipworth (1821 - 1895)
  Minerva Mary Emma Davenport Skipworth (1836 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Effie Howell Skipworth (1878 - 1893)*
 
 Children:
  Little Effie Skipworth (1893 - 1899)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Willis Skipworth (1865 - 1929)
  Robert Hawkins Skipworth (1867 - 1968)*
  Minnie Rosetta Skipworth Ward (1869 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kress Cemetery
Kress
Swisher County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Sharon Bart
Originally Created by: Sandra
Record added: Apr 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13813156
James Willis Skipworth
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James Willis Skipworth
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 Added: Aug. 12, 2006
 
 
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