The Family of
Thomas Skillman and
Sarah Petit




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




Family Background


THOMAS  SKILLMAN and SARAH  PETIT are my husbands
Paternal 8th Great-Grandparents.

Their son, THOMAS  SKILLMAN, is my husbands
7th Great-Grandfather.



Births


THOMAS  SKILLMAN was born about 1635-40
in Glasgow, Scotland.

His parents names are unknown.


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SARAH  PETIT was born in 1648.

She is the daughter of JOHN  PETIT
and SARAH  SCOFIELD.



Residence


The only known places are Glasgow, Scotland;
Stamford,Connecticut;  New York and New Jersey.



Marriage


Thomas and Sarah were married in 1669
in Stamford, Connecticut.



Children


The only known children born from Thomas and Sarah are:


1.  THOMAS  SKILLMAN

Born 1670-71.

He married ANNETJE  ATEN in 1693.

He died in 1738.




2.  ELSJE  SKILLMAN

Born in 1672-73.

She married THOMAS ATEN.
They went to live in New Jersey in 1710-15.

She died in Somerset County, New Jersey.



3.  SARAH  SKILLMAN

Born in 1675.

She married CORNELIUS HENDRIXSEN 10 Aug. 1695
in the Dutch Reformed Church, New York, New York.



4.  LIZBET  SKILLMAN

Born in 1677.

She married JAN  ATEN.
They settled in Jamaica, Long Island, New York.

She is buried at 3-Mile Run, New Jersey.



Religion


It is assumed that they belonged to the Dutch Reformed Church.



Military


Thomas was a "Captain" in the military.



Deaths


Thomas Skillman died sometime prior to 1699.

There is no record of Sarah Petit's death.



Other Information


There is no other known information.




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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
ATEN
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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