Family of Thomas SKIMINE and Henrietta AITKEN

Husband: Thomas SKIMINE (1779-1859)
Wife: Henrietta AITKEN (1794-1857)
Children: John SKIMMING (1825-1892)
William SKIMMING (1826-1900)
Thomas SKIMMING (1831-1898)
Henry SKIMMING (1837- )
James SKIMMING (1833-1870)
Marriage 1820 Kirkmabreck, Kirkcudbrightshire

Husband: Thomas SKIMINE

Name: Thomas SKIMINE
Sex: Male
Father: John SKIMINE (1750?- )
Mother: Agnes BAXTER (1750?- )
Birth 1779 Sorbie, Wigtownshire
Occupation Agricultural Labourer
Death 5 May 1859 (age 79-80) Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire

Wife: Henrietta AITKEN

Name: Henrietta AITKEN
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1794 Urr, Kirkcudbrightshire
Death 15 Feb 1857 (age 62-63) Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire

Child 1: John SKIMMING

Name: John SKIMMING
Sex: Male
Spouse: Agnes MCNISH (1826-1897)
Birth 1825 Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire
Occupation Ploughman / Railway Surfaceman / Shepherd
Census 1871 (age 45-46) Mollance cottage, Tongland
Death 11 Jun 1892 (age 66-67) Ringford, Kirkcudbrightshire

Child 2: William SKIMMING

Name: William SKIMMING
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elizabeth MCCANDLISH (1826?-1904)
Birth 1826 Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire
Occupation Lead Miner
Death 29 Jan 1900 (age 73-74) Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire

Child 3: Thomas SKIMMING

Name: Thomas SKIMMING
Sex: Male
Spouse: Janet CRAWFORD (1824?-1891)
Birth 18 Aug 1831 Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire
Occupation Stone breaker /Lead Washer
Death 31 Oct 1898 (age 67) Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire

Child 4: Henry SKIMMING

Name: Henry SKIMMING
Sex: Male
Birth 1837 Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire

Child 5: James SKIMMING

Name: James SKIMMING
Sex: Male
Spouse: Catherine MARR (1840-1894)
Birth 20 Jul 1833 Minnigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire
Occupation Lead Ore Washer
Death 11 Dec 1870 (age 37) Leadhills, Lanarkshire

Note on Husband: Thomas SKIMINE (1)

Changed Surname to Skimming

Note on Husband: Thomas SKIMINE (2)

Thomas's Death Certificate gives his age as 80, his date of birth is calculated from this.

Note on Husband: Thomas SKIMINE (3)

The 1851 census for Minnigaff gives Thomas's birth place as Sorbie