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Re: Any connections Skillmans/RailRoad
Posted by: William A. Skillman Date: July 11, 1999 at 18:49:05
In Reply to: Any connections Skillmans/RailRoad by Elkwoman of 385

My Grandfather, William N. Skillman was the first station agent at the Skillman (N.J.) Station on the Reading RR Bound Brook line, starting there in 1893, retiring in 1938. Sadly, he died two months later. The Station and Town were named for Abraham J. Skillman, who was the son of Joseph A. Skillman (Abraham, Thomas, Isaac, Thomas, Thomas(Im. 1664)) He sold the right-of-way to the Reading RR.


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