Margaret <I>Kelly</I> Skillion


Margaret Kelly Skillion

Wallan, Mitchell Shire, Victoria, Australia
Death 22 Jan 1896 (aged 38)
Greta, Wangaratta Rural City, Victoria, Australia
Burial Greta, Wangaratta Rural City, Victoria, Australia
Memorial ID 146765999 View Source
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Margaret married William Skilling (1849-?) of Donnybrook on Sep. 17, 1873, at Benalla. They had two Children; Ellen Skillion (1874-1897) and James Skilling/Skillion (1877-1961). William was arrested on Apr. 15, 1878, with aiding and abeting Ned Kelly, and sentenced to six years hard labour. Although he was released on Jun. 11, 1883, he never returned to his wife and children. Margaret took up with Thomas Peter Lloyd (1857-1927) during 1879 and lived as husband and wife, having eleven children before she died in 1896. Thomas then married Rachel Hart, a sister of Steve Hart, the youngest member of the Kelly Gang, and with her had another six children. Margaret's children by Thomas Lloyd were; Annie Bridget married Cooke (1881-1969), Edward "Ned" (1882-1949), Catherine (1883-1916), John (1885-1885), Thomas (1886-1886), Mary married Stalesworthy (1887-?), Maude May married Murphy (1888-1978), Lilian married Hayes (1890-1981), Rosaline married Rogan (1891-1969), Mildred married Gallahar (1892-1939) and Albert "Sonny" (1894-1944).

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  • Created by: Rebecca McIntosh
  • Added: 21 May 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 146765999
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret Kelly Skillion (15 Jun 1857–22 Jan 1896), Find a Grave Memorial ID 146765999, citing Greta Cemetery, Greta, Wangaratta Rural City, Victoria, Australia ; Maintained by Rebecca McIntosh (contributor 48241877) .