Posted By:Joan E. Rambo
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Subject:Re: Skipworths of Karnes Co. TX
Post Date:February 22, 2011 at 09:22:41
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/karnes/messages/196.html
Forum:Karnes County, TX Genealogy Forum
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TX Dth Idx thru 1976:

Name: Robert Benjamin Skipworth
Death Date: 05 Dec 1942
Death Place: Kingsville, Kleberg, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 64 years 9 months 11 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 24 Feb 1878
Birthplace: Hallettsville, Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Riley George Skipworth
Father's Birthplace: Lavaca Co., Texas
Mother's Name: Mettie Fisk
Mother's Birthplace: Lavaca Co., Texas
Occupation: R.R.
Place of Residence: Kingsville, Kleburg, Texas
Cemetery:
Burial Place: Kingsville, Texas
Burial Date: 07 Dec 1942
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2137187
Digital Film Number: 4032699
Image Number: 601
Reference Number: cn55280
Collection: null

Name: Olen Barnum Skipworth
Death Date: 19 Mar 1954
Death Place: Kingsville, Kleberg, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 70 years 9 months 14 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 05 Jun 1883
Birthplace: Halletsville, Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Riley Skipworth
Father's Birthplace: Texas
Mother's Name: Mittie Fisk
Mother's Birthplace: Texas
Occupation: Painter
Place of Residence: Kingsville, Kleberg, Texas
Cemetery: Chamberlain Burial Park
Burial Place: Kingsville, Kleberg, Texas
Burial Date: 20 Mar 1954
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2114147
Digital Film Number: 4165599
Image Number: 968
Reference Number: 13665
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Arthur George Skipworth
Death Date: 01 Nov 1957
Death Place: Del Rio, Val Verde, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 81 years 1 month 19 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 13 Sep 1876
Birthplace: Lavaca County, Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name:
Father's Birthplace: Unknown
Mother's Name: Mittie Fisk
Mother's Birthplace: Unknown
Occupation: Retired Car Foreman
Place of Residence: Kingsville, Kleberg, Texas
Cemetery: Chamberlain Burial Park
Burial Place: Kingsville, Kleberg, Texas
Burial Date: 03 Nov 1957
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2135924
Digital Film Number: 4163662
Image Number: 1966
Reference Number: cn 64441
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

1880 census Lavaca Co, TX:

Category: Name; Relationship to head of household; Marital Status; Gender; Race; Age; Birthplace; Occupation; Father's Birthplace; Mother's Birthplace.

B. FISK Self M Male W 56 LA Farming VT VA
Catherine FISK Wife M Female W 47 AL Keeping House SC NC
Mattie FISK Dau S Female W 22 LA LA AL
Alford FISK Son S Male W 17 TX Works On Farm LA AL
Kate FISK Dau S Female W 12 TX Works On Farm LA AL
Caroline FISK Dau S Female W 10 TX LA AL
Lula FISK Dau S Female W 8 TX LA AL
Lucinda WALSTON Niece S Female W 17 LA Works On Farm KY MS
Riley SKIPWORTH SonL M Male W 22 TX Farmer KY KY
Mittie SKIPWORTH Dau M Female W 21 LA Keeping House LA AL
Arthur SKIPWORTH Nephew S Male W 3 TX TX LA
Robbie SKIPWORTH Nephew S Male W 2 TX TX LA
Archy SKIPWORTH Nephew S Male W 1M TX TX LA
Willie WALSTON Nephew Male W 16 TX Works On Farm GA MS

Name: Lula Tompkins
Death Date: 06 Apr 1912
Death Place: Kingsville, Mieces, Texas
Gender: Female
Race:
Death Age: 39 years 22 days
Estimated Birth Date: 1873
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: B. Fisk
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: C. Gilkey
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation:
Place of Residence:
Cemetery:
Burial Place:
Burial Date:
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2050691
Digital Film Number: 4120477
Image Number: 3149
Reference Number: cn 11075
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

1870 census Lavaca Co, TX:

Kelly, Wily, 24, b MS - no land/personal 1000 - stockraiser
" Rachel, 21, b KY
" Ira, 2, b TX
Skipworth, Riley, 12, b TX

I'm guessing Rachel is sister to Riley.

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