The Family Of
Thomas Skillman and
Annetje Aten




"In Loving Memory Of Those Who Came Before Us!"




Family Background



THOMAS  SKILLMAN and ANNETJE  ATEN are
my husbands Paternal 7th Great-Grandparents.

Their son, JAN  SKILLMAN, is my husbands
6th Great-Grandfather.



Births



THOMAS  SKILLMAN was born in 1671.

He is the son of THOMAS SKILLMAN and
SARAH PETIT.


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ANNETJE  ATEN was born about 1675.

She is the daughter of ADRIAEN  HENDRICKSEN  ATEN.

Her Mother's name is unknown.



Residence



The only known place is New York.



Marriage



Thomas and Annetje were married in 1741.



Children



The children born from the marriage of Thomas and Annetje are:


1.  ANNETJE  SKILLMAN

Born on 23 Nov 1692 in New Jersey.

She married HENDRIK VAN DE WATER.
(Hendrik's first wife was Annetje's sister, Elizabeth).




2.  PETER  SKILLMAN

Born on 4 March 1694.

He was baptized in the Brooklyn Dutch Reformed Church.

He died as an infant.




3.  ELIZABETH  SKILLMAN

Born on 4 March 1694 - (Twin sister of Peter).

She was baptized in the Brooklyn Dutch Reformed Church.

She married HENDRIK VAN DE WATER.

She died in childbirth the first year of her marriage.
Her child also died.




4.  JAN  SKILLMAN

Born on 24 June 1696 in Collegiate College, New York.

He married:
(1) CATHERINE  FOYNTER
(2) ANNA HULL in 1726.




5.  MARY  SKILLMAN

Born in 1698.

She married JOHN BOND.




6.  MERCY  SKILLMAN

Born in 1700.

She married JOHN FINE.




7.  ABRAHAM  SKILLMAN

Born on 18 April 1704
in New York City, New York.

He married MARGARET  FINE in New York.
(Margaret later lost her mind because of a new road
that was run through their farm).

He died in 1794 in Kingston, New York
He died "During Cold Weather."

He is buried in the Blissville Burying Ground.




8.  ISAAC  SKILLMAN

Born in 1706.

His wife's name is unknown.




9.  JACOB  SKILLMAN

Born in 1708.

He married JENNETJE VAN ALST.




10.  BENJAMIN  SKILLMAN

Born in 1710.

He married MARGARET COE.




11.  JOSEPH  SKILLMAN

Born in 1712.



Religion



It is assumed that they belonged to the Brookyn Dutch Reformed Church since two of the children, Peter and Elizabeth were baptized there.



Military



Thomas served as a "Private" in the military.



Deaths



Thomas Skillman died about 1738.  His will is recorded in Kings, Queens County, in New York.


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Annetje Aten died in 1741.



Other Information



There is no other known information as yet.



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Updated July 10, 2000


Other Surnames On My Husband's Father's Side of the Family:
Click on the names you would like to see.

PARKER
ISAACS
PARKER
ROOD-?
PARKER
NEWMAN
PARKER
DOTY
SMITH
UNKNOWN
ISAACS
SMITH
ISAACS
UNKNOWN
DOTY
UNKNOWN
DOTY
SKILLMAN
DOTY
HULL
DOTY
HARMON
DOUGHTIE
CLARKE
DOUGHTIE
HOLLAND
DOUGHTIE
LITSTER
DOUGHTIE
FITZ-WILLIAMS
SKILLMAN
HULL
SKILLMAN
PETIT
NEWMAN
UNKNOWN
NEWMAN
HAWKINS
NEWMAN
UNKNOWN
NEWMAN
UNKNOWN
HULL
MANNING
HULL
DRAKE
PETIT
SCOFIELD
HOLLAND
MARTIN
CLARKE
UNKNOWN
DRAKE
UNKNOWN
ATEN
UNKNOWN



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