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Capt Aaron Skinner
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1713
Colchester
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1766
Colchester
New London County
Connecticut, USA

He married Eunice Tainter on Aug 4,1737 at Colchester,CT. She was born Apr 13,1713, the daughter of Michael Tainter and Eunice Foote Tainter.

NOTE: Several sons moved to Shelburne,MA after their father's death, and, of these, Shelburne Vital Records specifically says Aaron Jr moved there on May 8,1773. Aaron Jr remained in Shelburne, and died there in 1826. East Shelburne Cemetery was originally called "Skinner Cemetery". It is probable that their mother Eunice went to Shelburne with them, or perhaps a bit later. This deed extract is found, from Fernald's John Skinner of Hartford: "On Sep 25, 1779, Eunice Skinner of Shelburne, Mass, for 150, [sold] to Joseph Isham, Junr & Isham 2nd, 36 acres of land in Colchester......(vol. 10, p. 228)." So it is probable his wife Eunice is buried in Shelburne, perhaps at Skinner Cemetery, perhaps with no stone.

Children: Eunice Skinner Matson, Aaron Skinner Jr(husband of Mehitable Worthington Skinner), David Skinner, Mary Skinner, Charles Skinner, Jared Skinner, Lydia Skinner Nash, Lovina Skinner Phelps, Eli Skinner, and Amasa Skinner.

 
 
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 Parents:
  John Skinner (1675 - 1740)
  Sarah Porter Skinner (1677 - 1748)
 
 Children:
  Eunice Skinner Matson (1738 - 1814)*
  David Skinner (1743 - 1814)*
  Mary Skinner Williams (1745 - 1791)*
  Jared Skinner (1751 - 1838)*
  Lydia Skinner Nash (1754 - 1833)*
  Lovina Skinner Phelps (1757 - 1802)*
  Eli Skinner (1760 - 1851)*
  Amasa Skinner (1762 - 1833)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daniel Skinner (1705 - 1787)*
  Joannah Skinner Loomis (1706 - 1801)*
  Joseph Skinner (1710 - 1773)*
  Aaron Skinner (1713 - 1766)
  Elizabeth Skinner Sexton (1718 - 1790)*
  Noah Skinner (1725 - 1813)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Deacon of the First Church of Christ in Colchester, in the 54th year of his age
 
Burial:
Colchester Burying Ground
Colchester
New London County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: Kevin Avery
Originally Created by: Frank Grimes
Record added: Nov 24, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6951546
Capt Aaron Skinner
Added by: Frank Grimes
 
Capt Aaron Skinner
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