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CHRONOLOGY OF SKILLENS IN COUNTY DOWN
AND OTHER COUNTIES OF IRELAND

Most of the content of this list has been obtained primarily from information
available from genealogical websites and information held in the Public Records
Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI). Three references were obtained from the
National Archives of Ireland. Direct contact with Skillen descendants
was also a source of information.
 

 


Ballyculter Parish Townlands

Ballywalter Parish Townlands

 Bangor Parish Townlands

Comber Parish Townlands

Donaghadee Parish Townlands

Donaghmore Parish Townlands

Down Parish Townlands

Drumbo Parish Townlands

Holywood Parish Townlands

Inch Parish Townlands

Kilclief Parish Townlands

Kilcoo Parish Townlands

Kilkeel Parish Townlands

Killinchy Parish Townland

Killyleagh Parish Townlands

Kilmegan Parish Townlands

Kilmood Parish Townlands

Kilmore Parish Townlands

Knockbreda Parish Townlands

Loughinisland Parish Townlands

Magheradrool Parish Townlands

Magherahamlet Parish Townlands

Magherally Parish

Newry Parish Townlands

Newtownards Parish Townlands

Saintfield Parish Townland

Saul Parish Townlands

Tullylish Parish Townlands

 

Skillen Name in Other Counties

County Antrim

County Armagh

County Clare

County Cork

County Wexford

 

 

Ballyculter Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with her permission)

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1866

Eliza Skillen

Strangford

Regt. at Strangford, born 28 Jan 1866, father

 

 

 

James Skillen, mother Eliza Lowey.

 

 

 

 

1868

Maria Skillen

Strangford

Regt. at Strangford, born 7 Feb 1868, father

 

 

 

James, mother Eliza Lowey.

 

 

 

 

1869

Joseph Thomas Skillen

Strangford

Regt. at Strangford, born 20 Dec 1869, father

 

 

 

James, mother Eliza Lowey.

 

 

 

 

1874

Samuel Skillen

Strangford

Regt. at Strangford, born 26 Feb 1874, father

 

 

 

James, mother Eliza Lowey.

 

 

 

 

1881

Samuel Skillen

Strangford

Of Myra Castle; son of a servant, Church of Ireland

 

 

 

enrolled in Ballyculter school in 1881.

 

 

 

 

1901

Samuel Skillen

Strangford Town

1901 Census Strangford Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Elizabeth Skillen

Strangford Town

1901 Census Strangford Division

 

 

 

 

1906

Elizabeth Skillen

Strangford Lower

of Strangford, died at age 69 in 1906, wife of 

 

 

 

James, mother of Charles, buried in Saul

 

 

 

Parish graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1917

James Skillen

Strangford

Died age 82, husband of Eliza, father of Charles;

 

 

 

buried in Saul Parish graveyard.

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Ballywalter Parish Townlands

 

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with her permission)

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1901

John Skillen

Ballywalter Village

1901 Census Ballywalter Division

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Bangor Parish Townlands      

                              

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with her permission)

                              

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1819

William Skillen

 

Regt. Newtownards, Jan 18, 1819, 40 Shilling

 

 

 

Freeholder, Daniel Robb, landowner.

 

 

 

 

1833

Thomas Skillen

Ballygrot

Tithe Applotment 1833

 

 

 

 

1860's

James Skillen

 

Lives in Mount Herald, 1 Ballyholme Rd., 

 

 

 

Bangor.

 

 

 

 

1863

Hanna Skillen

Groomsport Main St.

Griffith Valuation 1863

 

 

 

 

1864

James Skillen

 

died 23 April 1864 aged 58, buried  Bangor Abbey

 

 

 

graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1865

Andrew Skillen

 

died 30 April 1865 aged 26, son of James, buried

 

 

 

at Bangor Abbey graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1869

Hugh Skillen

 

Husband of Margaret Gibson, father of Jeanette

 

 

 

Blakely Skillen b. 30 Oct. 1869. 

 

 

 

 

1877

Robert Skillen

Bangor Demense

died 6 Jan. 1877 aged 75, husband of Ann, buried 

 

 

 

Bangor Abbey graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1879

Skillen

Bangor

died 10 Aug. 1879, son of Robert and Ann Skillen, 

 

 

 

buried at Bangor Abbey graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1894

Agnes Skillen

Bangor

died 17 July 1894 aged 62, daughter of Robert and

 

 

 

Ann Skillen, buried Bangor Abbey Graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1895

Elizabeth Skillen

Bangor

died 24 Oct. 1895, wife of Hugh, mother of Hugh,

 

 

 

William and Maria, buried Bangor Abbey graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1896

Ann Skillen

Bangor

died 6 Feb. 1896 aged 84, wife of Robert, mother 

 

 

 

of Agnes and Ann.

 

 

 

 

1898

William Skillen

Bangor

died 6 May 1898, buried  Bangor Abbey graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1901

Margaret J. Skillen

Ballymaconnell

1901 Census Bangor Rural Division

 

 

 

 

1901

John Skillen

Corporation

1901 Census North Down Division

 

 

 

 

1902

Hugh Skillen

Bangor

died 17 Dec. 1902, husband of Elizabeth, father of 

 

 

 

Hugh, William and Maria.

 

 

 

 

1917

Ann Skillen

Bangor

died 29 Jan. 1917 aged 74, daughter of Robert and 

 

 

 

Ann Skillen of Comber

 

 

 

 

1921

John Skillen

Bangor

died 26 March 1921 aged 74, son of Robert and

 

 

 

Ann Skillen

 

 

 

 

1933

Maria Skillen

 

died 5 Dec. 1933. Daughter of Hugh and Elizabeth

 

 

 

Skillen

 

 

 

 

1941

Hugh Skillen

Belfast

died in active service 2 Dec. 1941, son of Hugh & 

 

 

 

Elizabeth, brother of William and Maria.

 

 

 

 

1942

Sarah Skillen

Bangor

died 16 Jan. 1942 aged 94, daughter of Robert and

 

 

 

Ann Skillen.

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Comber Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1810

Nancy Skillen

Lisharnet/Lisbarnett

married John McCaley of the same place on 

 

 

 

22 Dec. 1810

 

 

 

 

1834

William Skillen

Magherascrouse

Tithe Applotment 1834

 

 

 

 

1848

Hugh Skillen

Magherascrouse

A tenant's son, named on anti-repeel petition to

 

 

 

L/Lieutenant from Lord Dufferin's tenants.

 

 

 

 

1848

William Skillin

Magherascrouse

a farmer, name on anti repeal petition from Lord

 

 

 

Dufferin's tenants.

 

 

 

 

1874

Ellen Jane Skillen

 

Born July 7, 1874,  father James Skillen, 

 

 

 

mother Ellen Smyth.

 

 

 

 

1886

J. Skillen

Comber

a blacksmith

 

 

 

 

1886

Hugh Skillen

Comber

a blacksmith

 

 

 

 

1899

James Skillen

Comber Town

Of The Square, Comber; a blacksmith in 1899.

 

 

 

 

1901

William Skillen

Ballygowan Village

1901 Census Ballygowan Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Hugh Skillen

Magherascrouse

1901 Census Ballygowan Division

 

 

 

 

1901

James Skillen

Cherry Valley

1901 Census Comber Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Robert Skillen

 Crescent Row

1901 Census Comber Division

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Donaghadee Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with her permission)

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1834

John Skillen

Ballyraer

Tithe Applotment 1834

 

 

 

 

1834

Samuel Skillen

Ballyraer

Tithe Applotment 1834

 

 

 

 

1863

Alexander Skillen

Hogstown

Griffith Valuation 1863

 

 

 

 

1869

Alexander Skillen

 

Born on 26 Aug. 1869, son of Alexander

 

 

 

and Letitia Morrison.

 

 

 

 

1869

Mary Ann Skillen

 

Wife of William Palmer, mother of Francis

 

 

 

born 1869.

 

 

 

 

1871

Mary Ann Skillen

 

Wife of William Palmer, mother of Jane born 1871.

 

 

 

 

1871

Eliza Skillen

 

Wife of James Boyd, mother of William born 1871.

 

 

 

 

1874

Eliza Skillen

 

wife of James Boyd, mother of Sara, born in 1874.

 

 

 

 

1901

Francis Skillen

Carrowdore Village

1901 Census Carrowdore Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Susan Skillen

Donaghadee Moat St.

1901 Census Donaghadee Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Mary Anne Skillen

Donaghadee Railway

1901 Censu Donaghadee Division

 

 

Street

 

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Donaghmore Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1829

Andrew Skillen

Tullymurray

Tithe Applotment 1829

 

 

 

 

1829

Andrew Skillen

Cargoachbawn

Tithe Applotment 1829

 

 

 

 

1834

Andrew Skillen

Tullymurray

Tithe Applotment 1834

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Down Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

             

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1846

Matthew Skillen

Downpatrick 

Of Scotch St. Downpatrick, tailor in 1846

 

 

 

 

1846

Thomas Skillen

Downpatrick 

Of Scotch St. Downpatrick, tailor in 1846

 

 

 

 

1849

Skillen Family

 

From an article in the Down Recorder newspaper:

 

 

 

On Mar 17, 1849 the Skillen house on Crossgar

 

 

 

Road about 4 km from Downpatrick was damaged

 

 

 

by a group of Ribbonmen.  Damage was done to 

 

 

 

the windows, doors, furniture and crockery.

 

 

 

 

1850

Thomas Skillen

Downpatrick

Of Scotch Street, a tailor in 1850.

 

 

 

 

1853

James Skillen

Downpatrick

Died Oct. 6, 1853 at aged 30, Precentor of

 

 

 

Presbyterian Church, buried 2nd Presbyterian

 

 

 

graveyard, Downpatrick, also his wife and two of

 

 

 

their children.

 

 

 

 

1857

P. Skillen

Russell's Quarter

Hollymount Estate (Meredith) 1857, 

 

 

 

(PRONI/D/1255/28/1A)

 

 

 

 

Circa 1774

Hugh Skillen

Down

Married Susan Cousins.

 

 

 

 

1863

John Skillen

 

Of Bridge Street, Downpatrick; leased a house

 

 

 

and yard from Mary Rogers in 1863.

 

 

 

 

1863

William Skillen

Downpatrick

Of Bridge St. Downpatrick, leased a small

 

 

 

garden from William Keown in 1863.

 

 

 

 

1863

Edward Skillen

Downpatrick

Leased a house and yard in Bridge Street, 

 

 

 

from Conway Pilson.

 

 

 

 

1863

Robert Skillen

 

Of Bridge street, Downpatrick, leased a house

 

 

 

and yard from William G. Oliphants in 1863.

 

 

 

 

1863

Thomas Skillen

Downpatrick

Of Bridge St., Downpatrick, leased a house

 

 

 

and yard from Thomas Lithgow in 1863.

 

 

 

 

1865

Jemima Skillen

 

Regt. Downpatrick, wife of William Killips, mother

 

 

 

of Jemima, born 1865.

 

 

 

 

1865

John Skillen

Downpatrick

Son of Edward Skillen and Rose Fitzsimmons, 

 

 

 

born on 5 May 1865.

 

 

 

 

1866

Thomas Skillen

Downpatrick

Of Downpatrick, collector of Horticultural show

 

 

 

7 July 1866.

 

 

 

 

1866

Eliza Skillen

Downpatrick

Regt. Downpatrick, wife of Charles Maconchy;

 

 

 

mother of Eliza Jane, born 1866.

 

 

 

 

1867

Henry Jas. Skillen

Downpatrick

Son of Edward Skillen and Rose Fitzsimmons, 

 

 

 

born 30 Oct. 1867.

 

 

 

 

1868/69

Isabelle (Bell) Skillen

Downpatrick

Admitted to Downpatrick workhouse 18 Mar 1868

 

 

 

& Feb 4 to 23 June 1869, age 53; single, servant;

 

 

 

Church of Ireland; poorly clad. 

 

 

 

 

1868

Jemima Skillen

 

Regt. Downpatrick, mother of Sarah Jane born

 

 

 

1858, wife of William Killips.

 

 

 

 

1869

Margaret Jane Skillen

Downpatrick

Regt. Downpatrick, born 20 Apr 1869, daughter

 

 

 

of Matthew Skillen/Skilling and Margaret Magill.

 

 

 

 

1869

Mary Skillen

Downpatrick

Regt. Dowpatrick, wife of Hugh Molloy, mother

 

 

 

of Robert born 1869.

 

 

 

 

1870

Margaret Skillen

Downpatrick

Regt. Downpatrick, born Jan 6, 1870, daughter

 

 

 

of William Skillen and Margaret Roy.

 

 

 

 

1870

Matthew Skillen

Downpatrick

Reported in the Down Recorder newspaper that 

 

 

 

Matthew Skillen wrote an elegaic  poem to the 

 

 

 

memory of the Rt. Honourable Robert 3rd son of 

 

 

 

the Earl of Roden

 

 

 

 

1870

Mary Skillen

Downpatrick

Daughter of Edward Skillen & Rose Fitzsimmons

 

 

 

born 15 July 1870.

 

 

 

 

1871

Eliza Skillen

 

Regt. Downpatrick, born 14 Mar 1871, daughter

 

 

 

of Michael Skillen and Hannah Branney.

 

 

 

 

1871

Jemima Skillen

 

Regt. Downpatrick, mother of Ellen born 1871, 

 

 

 

wife of William Killips.

 

 

 

 

1871

Michael Skillen

Downpatrick

Regt. Downpatrick, husband of Hannah Branney,

 

 

 

father of Eliza, born 14 Mar 1871.

 

 

 

 

1871

Samuel Skillen

Downpatrick

Regt. Downpatrick, born 12 Apr 1871, son of 

 

 

 

Matthew Skillen and Margret Magill.

 

 

 

 

1871

Mary Ann Skillen

Downpatrick

Regt. Downpatrick, wife of James Roy, mother

 

 

 

of Eliza Jane born 1871.

 

 

 

 

1872

Matthew Skillen

Downpatrick

On 5 Oct 1872, he wrote a poem in memory of

 

 

 

Rev. Charles Boyd, of Magheradrool, a Church

 

 

 

of Ireland minister who died at age 92 on 

 

 

 

11 Mar 1872.

 

 

 

 

1886

Thomas Skillen

 

Downpatrick Horticultural Society

 

 

 

 

1887

Matthew Skillen

Downpatrick

Died 1887 aged 87, son of John and Mary, 

 

 

 

buried parish graveyard Saul.

 

 

 

 

1901

Lizzie Skillen

Downpatrick Bridge St.

1901 Census downpatrrick division

 

 

 

 

1901

Robert Skillen

Struel

1901 Census Downpatrick Division

 

 

 

 

1901

William Skillen

Demesne of Down

1901 Census Downpatrick Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Thomas Skillen

Downpatrick The Mall

1901 Census Downpatrick Division

 

 

 

 

1926

R. Skillen

 

On committee of British Legion Club, 11 Dec 1926

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Drumbo Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

                                                                     

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1829

Hugh Skillen

Drumbo

Tithe Applotment 1829

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Holywood Parish Townlands

 

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

         

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1863

Andrew Skillen

Holywood Town

Leased a house on Victoria St. from John

 

 

 

Campbell.  

 

 

 

 

1882

Thomas Skillen

 

Homicide 15 July 1852

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1882

William Skillen

Cultra

Of Holywood then Cultra, a labourer, husband

 

 

 

of Mary Jane Bahant (?)

 

 

 

 

1882

Wm. Robt. Skillen

Cultra

Baptized 1882, son of William Skillen & Mary

 

 

 

Jane Bahant (?)

 

 

 

 

1885

Wm. Harkness Skillen

Holywood/Cultra

Baptized 1885, son of William Skillen & Mary

 

 

 

Jane Bahant (?)

 

 

 

 

1887

Francis Skillen

Holywood/Cultra

Baptized 1887, son of William Skillen & Mary

 

 

 

Jane Bahant (?)

 

 

 

 

1889

Sarah Elizabeh Skillen

Holywood/Cultra

Baptized 1889, daughter of William Skillen &

 

 

 

Mary Jane Bahant (?)

 

 

 

 

1892

Mary Jane Skillen

Holywood/Cultra

Baptized 1892, daughter of William & Mary

 

 

 

Jane Bahant (?)

 

 

 

 

1901

James Skillen

Holywood Patton's Crt

1901 Census Holywood Urban Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Andrew Skillen

Holywood Downshire

1901 Census Holywood Urban Division

 

 

Road

 

 

 

 

 

1901

William Skillen

Belfast Park Cottages

1901 Census Belfast (Victoria Division)

 

 

 

 

1901

William Skillen

Ballycultra

1901 Census Holywood Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Francis Skillen

Holywood Bath Terrace

1901 Census Holywood Urban Division

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Inch Parish Townlands

 

                                                   (map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

 

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1753

Ellinor Skillen

Ballyrenan

 

 

 

 

 

1766

William Skillen

Ballyrenen

Religious Census 1766, Protestant

 

 

 

 

1766

D. Skillen

Ballygauley

Religious Cencus 1766, Protestant

 

 

 

 

1766

Samuel Skillen

Ballygauley

Religious Cencus 1766, Protestant

 

 

 

 

1766

A. Skillen

Ballygauley

 

 

 

 

 

1778

William Skillen

Magheracranmoney

On list of tenants, Maxwell Estate

 

 

 

 

1778

David Skillen

Ballyrenan

Circa 1778, on list of tenants of Maxwell Estate.

 

 

 

On list of men who have sworn to not be United

 

 

 

Irishmen.

 

 

 

 

1793

John Skilling

Finebrogue Estate

 

 

 

 

 

1797

James Skillen

 

Name on list of Inch Corps of Yeomanry

 

 

 

 

1797

William Skillen

Ballyrenan

Name on list of those who sign oath of allegiance,

 

 

 

Inch Corps of Yeomen Tenant, Maxwell Estate.

 

 

 

 

1798

David Skillen

Ballyrenan

Tenant, Maxwell Estate

 

 

 

 

1798

James Skillen

Ballyrenan

Tenant, Maxwell Estate

 

 

 

 

1798

William Skillen

Ballyrenan

Tenant, Maxwell Estate

 

 

 

 

1798

William Skillen

Magheracranmoney

Tenant, Maxwell Estate on list of Inch Corps

 

 

 

of Yeomen

 

 

 

 

1801

John Skillen

not given

On list of Inch Parish Corps of Yeomanry,

 

 

 

County Down

 

 

 

 

1801

David Skillen

 

On list of Inch Corps of Yeomen

 

 

 

 

1813

Widow Skillen

Magheracranmoney

Rental of Maxwell Estate, name on list of church

 

 

 

lease payers

 

 

 

 

1826

David Skilling

Ballyrenan

 

 

 

 

 

1826

John Skilling

Ballyrenan

 

 

 

 

 

1828

John Skillen

Ballygawley

Tailor, born 1770, died 28 Jan 1828 aged 58;

 

 

 

buried Inch Parish graveyard, husband of

 

 

 

Mary, father of Matthew & Thomas.

 

 

 

 

1830

William Skillen

Tullynacrosse

Buried 29 Jan 1830, Inch Parish graveyard

 

 

 

 

1833

David Skilling/Skillen

Ballyrenan

Name on list of church lease payers

 

 

 

 

1833-54

John Skillen

Ballyrenan

Name on list of church lease payers

 

 

 

 

1835

Widow Skillen

 

Of "the pipe" buried 9 March 1835 in Inch parish

 

 

 

graveyard

 

 

 

 

1837

Jane Skillen

 

Died 21 Sept. 1837, aged 24; wife of John;

 

 

 

buried Inch Parish graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1837

Jane Skillen

 

Born 1813, wife of John Skillen, dies in 1837

 

 

 

aged 24, buried Inch Parish graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1838

Mary Skillen

Inch

Died 1838 aged 69, wife of John, mother of 

 

 

 

Matthew and Thomas, buried in parish

 

 

 

graveyard Saul

 

 

 

 

1844

David Skillen

Ballyrenan

Born 1773, died at age 71, buried Inch Parish

 

 

 

graveyard.  Memorial erected by the master and 

 

 

 

members of Ballyrenan Loyal Orange Order Lodge

 

 

 

No. 1591 in memory of their late Brother David

 

 

 

Skillen of same place who departed his wife

 

 

 

11 Mar 1844 aged 71 years.

 

 

 

 

1844

William Skillen

Ballyrenan

Died aged 22 on 23 Mar 1844, buried in Inch

 

 

 

Parish graveyard, son of William Skillen and 

 

 

 

Margaret McMeekin.  Also buried is his wife

 

 

 

Jane.

 

 

 

 

1849

Skillen family

 

Rioters damaged their house at Skillen's Pike

 

 

 

in March 1849

 

 

 

 

1849

Sarah Skillen

Maghera Cranmoney

Buried 15 Dec 1849 in Inch Parish graveyard.

 

 

 

Wife of James Morrison.

 

 

 

 

1851

Ellen Skillen

Not given

Died 18 Aug 1851, aged 90, buried in Inch

 

 

 

Parish graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1854

Jane Skillen

Ballyrenan

Died 25 July 1854 aged 82, wife of David Skillen,

 

 

 

buried in Inch Parish graveyard.

 

 

 

 

1855

Jane Skillen

 

Died 18 Apr 1855 aged 43, of Inch, buried in

 

 

 

Inch Parish graveyard

 

 

 

 

1877

Joseph Skillen

 

Church of Ireland; enrolled in Ballyculter school

 

 

 

 

1888

Thomas Skillen

Inch Parish

Born 1808, dies 1888, son of John & Mary

 

 

 

Skillen, buried Parish Graveyard, Saul.

 

 

 

 

1891

John Skillen

 

Bured Inch Parish graveyard, born 1801, dies in 

 

 

 

1891 at 90, husband of Elizabeth, father of 

 

 

 

John

 

 

 

 

1891

Elizabeth Skillen 

 

Died 1891, buried Inch Parish graveyard, wife

 

 

 

of John Skillen, mother of James

 

 

 

 

1891

James Skillen

 

Dies 1891, son of Elizabeth & John, buried

 

 

 

Inch Parish Graveyard

 

 

 

 

1891

James Skillen

 

Erects a headstone to mark the resting place

 

 

 

of his father and mother John and Elizabeth

 

 

 

Skillen of Inch "who lived to the good old age of

 

 

 

90 and 85 respectively."

 

 

 

 

1898

William Joseph Skillen

 

Born 22 Sep 1892, died 1898, buried in William

 

 

 

Boyd's family plot in Inch graveyard, Ballygauley

 

 

 

 

1901

John Skillen

Ballyrenan

1901 Census Inch Division

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Kilclief Parish Townlands

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1920

Stanley Skillen

 

Member of lawn tennis club

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Kilcoo Parish Townlands

 

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with Permission)

 

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1829

Robert Skilling

Moyad

 

 

 

 

 

1845

James Skillen Jr. 

Clonachullion

Griffiths Valuation 1845

 

 

 

 

1853

Sara Eliza Skillen

 

Married Robert Halliday, 16 Dec 1853, son of

 

 

 

Robert Halliday. Sara is the daughter of  John 

 

 

 

McCullough.

 

 

 

 

1856

Robert Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1863

James Skillen Jr.

Clonachullion

Valuation of tenements 1863, tenant of Earl of

 

 

 

Roden, with house, outbuildings and land.

 

 

 

 

1863

William Skillen

Clonachullion

Valuation of Tenements 1863,  tenant of Earl

 

 

 

of Roden, with a house, outbuildings and land.

 

 

 

 

1863

James Skillen (Black)

Clonachullion

Valuation of Tenaments 1863, tenant of Earl of 

 

 

 

Roden, with house, outbuilding and land.

 

 

 

 

1866

Eliza Jane Skillen

Bryansford

Regt. Bryansford, daughter of Andrew Skillen

 

 

 

and Margaret Shields, born 25 April 1866

 

 

 

 

1868

William Skillen

Newcastle

Baptised 5 Aug. 1868, in Catholic Church, 

 

 

 

Newcastle, son of William Skillen and Rose Carr.

 

 

 

 

1869

Susan Skillen

Bryansford

Regt. Bryansford, daughter of Andrew Skillen

 

 

 

and Margaret Shields, born 26 Jan 1869.

 

 

 

 

1886

Martha Skillen

 

Baptised 27 Jan 1886, name of parents not regt.

 

 

 

 

1874

Mildred Skillen

 

Regt. Bryansford, mother of William born 

 

 

 

20 Jan 1874

 

 

 

 

1884

William Skillen

Newcastle

Married Ann Murray of Newcastle on 21 Nov 1899, 

 

 

 

in Catholic Church, Newcastle.

 

 

 

 

1901

Andrew Skillen

Ballaghbeg

1901 Census Bryansford Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Hugh Skillen

Church St.Newcastle

1901 Census Bryansford Division

 

 

 

 

1901

James Skillen

Main St. Newcastle

1901 Census Bryansford Division

 

 

 

 

1901

James Skillen

Clonachullion

1901 Census Bryansford Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Robert Skillen

Clonachullion

1901 Census Bryansford Division

 

 

 

 

1901

James Skillen

Clonachullion

1901 Census Bryansford Division

 

 

 

 

1901

William Skillen

Burrenbane

1901 Census Bryansford Division

 

 

 

 

1901

William Skillen

Clonachullion

1901 Census Bryansford Division

 

 

 

 

1901

William Skillen

Main St., Newcastle

1901 Census Bryansford Division

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Kilkeel Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

1803

John Skillen

Dunavin

Dead and Livestock Census, John had 1 cow,

 

 

 

2 pigs, 1 draft horse, 5 barrells of oats and 15

 

 

 

sacks of potatoes.

 

 

 

 

1813/1821

John Skillen

Ballyveamore

Name on 40 Shilling Freeholders List for Barony

 

 

 

of Mourne, 1813-1821, Landlord Alex Chesney

 

 

 

held for lives of Hugh and John Skillen.

 

 

 

 

1813/1821

Hugh Skillen

Ballyveamore

Name on 40 Shilling Freeholders List for Barony

 

 

 

of Mourne, 1813-1821, Landlord Alex Chesney

 

 

 

held for lives of Hugh Skillen, John Bennett and

 

 

 

J. Chesney.

 

 

 

 

1819/1824

Hugh Skillen

Ballymacveamore

Regt. As a Freehold farmer in 1819 & 1824.  Lease

 

 

 

held for the lives of John Bennett, Hugh Chesney

 

 

 

and Hugh Skillen; Alexander Chesney landlord.

 

 

 

 

1824

Hugh Skillen

Ballymacveamore

Name on list of Mourne Yeomanry, County Down

 

 

 

 

1824

William Skillen

 

Name on list of Mourne Yomanry, County Down

 

 

 

 

1819

John Skillen

Ballyveamore

Regt. Freehold farmer of Ballyveamore; lease held

 

 

 

for the lives of Hugh & John Skillen in 1819; held

 

 

 

from Alexander Chesney.

 

 

 

 

1821

Andrew Skillen

not given

On list of Mourne Yeomanry, County Down

 

 

 

 

1830

John Skillen

Ballymageough

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

John Skillen Sr.

Ballyveagh More

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

John Skillen Jr.

Balleyveagh More

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

William Skillen

Dunavin

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

Andrew Skillen Sr.

Glenloughan

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

Andrew Skillen Jr.

Glenloughan

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

James Skillen

Glenloughan

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

John Skillen

Moneydarragh More

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

John Skillen Sr.

Guineways

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

John Skillen Jr.

Guineways

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

Robert Skillen

Guineways

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

John Sr. & Jr. Skillen

Dunnamon

Tithe Applotment, 1830

 

 

 

 

1830

Hugh Skillen

Ballyveagh Beg

 

 

 

 

 

1830

James Skillen Jr.

 

Leased from Earl of Rodin

 

 

 

 

1830

William Skillen

 

Leased from Earl of Rodin

 

 

 

 

1843

John Skillen

Annalong

A fisherman; drowned during a storm on 

 

 

 

Jan 13, 1843; left a widow and four children, poor.

 

 

 

 

1843

Hugh Skillen

Ballyveagh District

Name on list of renters for period from 1843

 

 

 

to 1856

 

 

 

 

1843

John Skillen

Ballyveagh District

Name on list of renters for the period 1843

 

 

 

to 1856

 

 

 

 

1845

Robert Skillen

Guineways

Index to Griffith's Valuation 1845-64

 

 

 

 

1845

Samuel Skillen

Balleyveagh More

Griffith's Valuation 1845

 

 

 

 

1848

Elizabeth Skillen

Guineways

Griffith's Valuation 1848-1864

 

 

 

 

1848

Hugh Skillen

Ballyveagh More

Griffith's Valuation

 

 

 

 

1848

John Skillen Sr.

Dunnamon

Griffith's Valuation

 

 

 

 

1848

John Skillen Jr.

Dunnamon

Griffith's Valuation

 

 

 

 

1848

John Skillen Sr.

Guineways

Griffith's Valuation

 

 

 

 

1848

John Skillen Jr.

Guineways

Griffith's Valuation

 

 

 

 

1848

Robert Skillen

Guineways

Griffith's Valuation

 

 

 

 

1848

Samuel Skillen

Balleyveagh More

Griffith's Valuation

 

 

 

 

1848

Samuel Skillen

Moneydarragh More

Griffith's Valuation

 

 

 

 

1858

John Skillen

 

died 4 June 1858 aged 38, his wife Isabella Sloan 

 

 

 

died 9 July 1858 aged 30.

 

 

 

 

1863

Margaret Skilling

Glassdrumman

Valuation of Tenements 1863, Kilmorey Estate,

 

 

 

office (outbuildings) and land.

 

 

 

 

1863

Samuel Skillen

Moneydarragh More

Valuation of Tenements, land.

 

 

 

 

1863

Hugh Skillen

Ballyveagh More

Valuation of Tenements, tenant of Francis R.

 

 

 

Chesney, house, outbuildings and land.

 

 

 

 

1863

Hugh Skillen

Ballyveagh More

Valuation of Tenements, tenant of Francis R.

 

 

 

Chesney, a house, outbuilding and land.

 

 

 

 

1863

Samuel Skillen

Ballyveagh More

Valuation of Tenements, a  house, office 

 

 

 

(outbuilding) and land.

 

 

 

 

1863

John Skillen Jr.

Guineways

Valuation of Tenements, tenant of John Keown,

 

 

 

house, outbuilding, land.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1863

Robert Skillen

Guineways

Valuation of Tenements, tenant of John Keown,

 

 

 

house outbuilding, land.

 

 

 

 

1863

Elizabeth Skillen

Guineways

Valuation of Tenements, tenant of John Keown,

 

 

 

house, outbuilding, land.

 

 

 

 

1863

John Skillen Sr.

Guineways

Valuation of Tenements, tenant of John Keown,

 

 

 

house, outbuilding, land.

 

 

 

 

1863

Margaret Skillen

Glassdrumman

Born 1 Nov 1863, daughter of James Skillen

 

 

 

and Rose Carr.

 

 

 

 

1865

Sara Skillen

 

Mother of William McAtee, born 13 Nov 1865;

 

 

 

wife of Francis McAtee.

 

 

 

 

1866

Margaret Skillen

 

Mother of Elizabeth Hamilton, born 19 Apr 1866,

 

 

 

and wife of James Hamilton.

 

 

 

 

1868

Elizabeth Skillen

 

Mother of William Agnew, born 1868; wife of

 

 

 

Hugh Agnew.

 

 

 

 

1868

Margaret Skillen

 

Mother of Ellen Ezina Harper, born 27 Aug 1868, 

 

 

 

wife of George Harper.

 

 

 

 

1868

William Skillen

 

Born in 1868, son of James Skillen and Rose

 

 

 

Kerr/Carr.

 

 

 

 

1868

Sarah Skillen

 

Mother of Samuel born in 1868, wife of Francis

 

 

 

McAtee.

 

 

 

 

1868

Margaret Ann Skillen

 

Born 7 Oct 1868, daughter of William Skillen

 

 

 

and Susan Sloan.

 

 

 

 

1869

Mary Jane Skillen

 

Born 10 Jan 1869 to Samuel Skillen and Agnes

 

 

 

Peery.

 

 

 

 

1869

John Skillen

 

Born 31 Aug 1869, son of John Skillen and

 

 

 

Anne Norris.

 

 

 

 

1869

Susan Skillen

 

Mother of James Sheals, born 31 Aug 1869, wife

 

 

 

of Charles Sheals.

 

 

 

 

1869

Martha Skillen

 

Mother of Sarah Sheals  born 1 Oct 1869,

 

 

 

wife of John Sheals (Shields).

 

 

 

 

1869

Anne Skillen

 

Born 15 Nov 1869, daughter of James Skillen and

 

 

 

Rosey Carr.

 

 

 

 

1869

John Skillen

 

Born 31 Aug 1869 to John Skillen and Anne

 

 

 

Norris.

 

 

 

 

1869

Capt. R. Skillen

 

Of Annalong; owner and skipper of "Wave" in 1869

 

 

 

 

1869

Margaret Skillen

 

Born 2 Mar 1869, daughter of Samuel Skillen

 

 

 

and Mary Atkinson.

 

 

 

 

1870

Eliza Jane Skillen

 

Mother of Mary Margaret Campbell born 4 March

 

 

 

1870, wife of David Campbell.

 

 

 

 

1870

Sara Skillen

 

Mother of Sara McAtee, born 10 July 1870, wife

 

 

 

of Francis McAtee.

 

 

 

 

1870

Martha Skillen

 

Mother of Margaret Sheals, born 10 Dec 1870, 

 

 

 

wife of John Sheals.

 

 

 

 

1870

George Skillen

 

Born 2 Oct 1870, son of John Skillen and Anne

 

 

 

Norris.

 

 

 

 

1870

Francis Skillen

 

Born 25 Dec 1870 to John Skillen and Elizabeth

 

 

 

Cousins.

 

 

 

 

1870

Anne Skillen

 

Mother of William Speers, born 1870, wife of

 

 

 

Alexander Speers.

 

 

 

 

1870

Margaret Skillen

 

Wife of John Harper and mother of John born

 

 

 

28 Dec 1870.

 

 

 

 

1871

Susan Skillen

 

Wife of Charles Shiels/Shields, mother of Sara Shiels/Sheals,

 

 

 

born 18 Mar 1871.

 

 

 

 

1871

Susan Skillen

 

Born 26 Mar 1871, father William Skillen and 

 

 

 

mother Susan Sloan

 

 

 

 

1871

James Skillen

 

Born 19 Aug 1871, son of James Skillen and 

 

 

 

Rose Carr

 

 

 

 

1871

Margaret Skillen

 

Wife of James Hamilton, mother of Andrew

 

 

 

Hamilton, born 8 Oct 1871

 

 

 

 

1872

Sarah Anne Skillen

 

Born 28 Oct 1872, parents John Skillen and

 

 

 

Elizabeth Cousins

 

 

 

 

1873

Betty Skillen

 

Born 8 Apr 1873, daughter of James Skillen

 

 

 

and Rose Kerr.

 

 

 

 

1873

Sarah Skillen

 

Mother of David McAtee born 20 July 1873,

 

 

 

wife of Francis McAtee.

 

 

 

 

1873

Andrew Skillen

 

Born 26 Jul 1873, son of William Skillen and

 

 

 

Susan Sloane.

 

 

 

 

1873

Ann Skillen

 

Wife of William Sloan, mother of Ellen Sloan,

 

 

 

born 24 Aug 1873

 

 

 

 

1873

Martha Skillen

 

Wife of John Sheals, mother of Mary Jane Sheals

 

 

 

born 23 Aug 1873.

 

 

 

 

1874

Margaret Skillen

 

Mother of Mary Hamilton, born 18 Jun 1874, wife

 

 

 

of James Hamilton

 

 

 

 

1874

James Francis Skillen

 

Born 4 July 1874 to James Skillen and Rosa

 

 

 

Carr, baptized in Annalong Presbyterian Church

 

 

 

 

1875

Sarah Skillen

 

Mother of John McAtee, born 13 Dec 1875, 

 

 

 

wife of Francis McAtee, also mother of Frank

 

 

 

McAtee, date of birth unknown.

 

 

 

 

1876

Elizabeth Skillen

Balleyveagh More

married Arthur Pue, June 8, 1876 in the Annalong

 

 

 

Meeting House.

 

 

 

 

1876

John Skillen

Dunavin

County Down Deeds, 13 acres

 

 

 

 

1901

Samuel Skillen

Ballyveagh More

Census Ballykeel Division

 

 

 

 

1901

John Skillen

Dunnaman

Census Ballykeel Division

 

 

 

 

1901

James Skillen

Balleyveagh More

Census Ballykeel Division

 

 

 

 

1901

John Skillen

Brackenagh West

Census Ballykeel Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Susan Skillen

Brackenagh

Census Ballykeel Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Samuel Skillen

Ballyveagh More

Census Ballykeel Division.

 

 

 

 

1901

Richard Skillen

Moneydarragh More

Census Mullarton Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Francis Skillen

Moneydarragh

Census Mullarton Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Robert Skillen

Glasdrumman

Census Mullarton Division

 

 

 

 

1901

William Skillen

Greenaways

1901 Census Greencastle

 

 

 

 

1901

Anne Skillen

Greenaways

1901 Census Greencastle

 

 

 

 

1901

Mary Skillen

Kilkeel Bridge Street

1901 Census Kilkeel Division

 

 

 

 

1901

William Skillen

Glasdrumman

Census Mullarton Division

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Killinchy Parish Townland

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

All those named below were Christened in the Killinchy Presbyterian Church.

 

 

 

 

 

1812

Robert Skillen

 

Son of John Skillen, christened in 

 

 

 

 

Killinchy Presbyterian Church.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1812

William Skillen

 

4 Feb. 1812, son of ? Skillen, 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1812

Samuel Skillen

 

12 March 1812, son of James

 

 

 

 

 

 

1812

Eliza Jane Skillen

 

22 Dec 1812, daughter of Hugh Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1812

William Skilling

 

Christened  31 Aug. 1812, son of  William Skilling,

 

 

 

 

 

 

1813

Mary Skillin

 

Christened 20 Aug. 1813, daughter of Hans

 

 

 

 

Skillin.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1814

Susanna Skillen

 

Christened 2 April 1814, daughter of

 

 

 

 

Andrew  Skillen, Presbyterian Church

 

 

 

 

 

 

1814

Margaret Skillen

 

15 April, 1814, daughter of John Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1814

Francis Skillen

 

Christened 29 July 1814, son of Hans.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1814

James Skillen

 

Christened 12 Sept. 1814, son of James Skillin

 

 

 

 

 

 

1814

James Skillen 

 

Christened 16 Sept. 1814, son of John Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1815

Ann Skillen

 

Christened 24 Jan. 1815, son of Hans,

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John Skillen

 

Christened 30 Jan 1815, son of William

 

 

 

 

 

 

1816

Robert Skillen

 

Christened 18 Jan. 1816, son of Hugh Skillin

 

 

 

 

 

 

1816

James Skillen

 

24 April 1816, son of Samuel Skillin

 

 

 

 

 

 

1816

Agnes Skillen

 

 18 May 1816, daughter of John Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1816

Jane Skillen

 

5 Sept. 1816, daughter of William Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1816

Grace Skillen

 

11 Sept. 1816, daughter of Andrew Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1816

William Skillen

 

17 Dec. 1816, son of Hugh Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1817

Elizabeth Skillen

 

1 June 1817, daughter of Hans Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1818

Alice Skillen

 

5 Dec. 1818, daughter of John Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1819

Mary Skillen

 

Christened 24 May. 1819, child of William Skilling.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1819

?  ?

 

11 Aug. 1819, child of Andrew Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1820

Thomas Osborne Skillen

 

3 May 1820, son of Hugh Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1820

Robert Skillen

 

31 May 1820, son of Maxwell Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1821

Elinor Jane Skillen

 

10 April 1821, daughter of John Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1822

John Skillen

 

22 July 1822, son of Andrew Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1823

Jane Skillen

 

24 July 1823, daughter of James Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1823

Michael Coulter

 

17 Nov. 1823, son of James Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1824

Agnes Skillen

 

5 Nov. 1824, daughter of Hugh Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1825

Andrew Skillen

 

16 Dec. 1825, son of Agnes Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1826

Andrew Skillen

 

28 Sept. 1826, son of Hugh skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1828

Matthew Clarke Skillen

 

3 March 1828, son of Hugh Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1828

William Skillen

 

11 May 1828, son of James Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1830

David Moorhead Skillen

 

15 April 1830, son of Hugh Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1830

Agnes Skillen

 

25 Nov. 1830, daughter of James Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1831

Grace Melvin Skillen

 

1831, daughter of Mary Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1831

Florence Ann Skillen

 

18 Sept. 1831, daughter of Hugh Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1832

James Skillen

 

3 Dec. 1832, son of Eliza Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1833

Sarah Skillen

 

23 Feb. 1833, daughter of James Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1833

John Skillen

 

26 March 1833, son of William Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1833

John Skillen

 

7 June 1833, son of Andrew Skillen.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1834

John Skillen

 

17 May 1834, son of Margaret Skillen

 

 

 

 

 

 

1835

Robert Skilling

 

1 March 1835, son of James Skilling.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1833

William Skillen

Carrickmannon

Tithe Applotment 1833

 

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Killyleagh Parish Townlands

 

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1827

William Skillen

Corporation

Tithe Applotment 1827

 

 

 

 

1827

William Skillen

Ballytrim

Tithe Applotment 1827

 

 

 

 

1827

John Skillen

Tullyveary

Tithe Applotment 1827

 

 

 

 

1838

William Skillen

 

Lease agreement PRON1 D102/J2/15

 

 

 

 

1846

James Skillen

Killyleagh

Lived on Shore St, Killyleagyh; a shoe maker

 

 

 

in 1846

 

 

 

 

1846

Mary Skillen

 

Of Downpatrick St., Killyleagh; a grocer in 1846

 

 

 

 

1846

James Skillen

 

On 7 Nov. 1846, age 17, 8 months, height 5' 5",

 

 

 

recruited in Killyleagh to the 44th Regiment of Foot

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1847

William Skillen

Killyleagh

Of Killyleagh, died 1847, aged 53; husband

 

 

 

of Mary; father of Andrew and Samuel, buried

 

 

 

in Presbyterian graveyard.  Also buried, Samuel

 

 

 

son of William, who died young and William

 

 

 

Thompson, grandson, who died in infancy.

 

 

 

 

1848

William Skillen

 

Farmer, name on anti-repeal petition 

 

 

 

L/Lieutenant from Lord Dufferin's tenants.

 

 

 

 

1848

Robert Skillen

Killyleagh

Farmer, Killyleagh townland, name on anti repeal

 

 

 

petition to L/Lieutenant from Lord Dufferin's

 

 

 

tenants

 

 

 

 

1861

Mary Skillen

Killyleagh

Died 1861 aged 72; wife of William Skillen,

 

 

 

mother Andrew and Samuel, buried in 

 

 

 

Presbyterian graveyard

 

 

 

 

1861

Andrew Skillen

 

Died 1861, son of William and Mary and brother

 

 

 

of Samuel, Presbyterian

 

 

 

 

1863

Jane Skillen

Killyleagh

Died 1863 aged 49, 1st wife of James, buried

 

 

 

Presbyterian graveyard

 

 

 

 

1874

Anne Skillen

 

Wife of Thomas Marshall and mother of Elleanor

 

 

 

Jane, born 1874

 

 

 

 

1881

Robert Skillen

Killyleagh

master of ship Helen Gilmore, aged 38, with 

 

 

 

Thomas Skillen, aged 19, cook sailed their ship 

 

 

 

into Swansea port in Wales.

 

 

 

 

1886

J. Skillen

Killyleagh

A grocer in Killyleagh

 

 

 

 

1901

James Skillen

Killyleagh Shore St

1901 Census Killyleagh Division

 

 

 

 

1901

Margaret Skillen

Killyleagh Shore St

1901 Census Killyleagh Division

 

 

 

 

1904

James Skillen

Killyleagh

Died 4 Sept 1904 aged 87, husband of Jane,

 

 

 

buried at Killyleagh Presbyterian graveyard, also

 

 

 

his second wife, Rachel Reid who died 21 Sept

 

 

 

1888, aged 68

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Kilmegan Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1813

William Skillen

 

born 1813, son of Robert Skillen, married Mildred 

 

 

 

Hacket, born 1819. Children: Annie born 1856, 

 

 

 

James born 2 May 1861, Kilcoo; Annie born 1862, 

 

 

 

John born 7 Jan. 1866, Bryansford.

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Kilmood Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

 

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1829

Andrew Skillen

Ballybunden

Tithe Applotment 1829

 

 

 

 

1829

David Skillen

Ballykeigle

Tithe Applotment 1829

 

 

 

 

1829

John Skillen

Ballygrotin

Tithe Applotment 1829

 

 

 

 

1829

John Skillen

Drumkirk

Tithe Applotment 1829

 

 

 

 

1863

Alexander Skillen

Ballykeel

Griffith's Valuation 1863

 

 

 

 

1863

David Skillen

Ballykeel

Grifith's Valuation 1863

 

 

 

 

1863

Jane Skillen

Ballykeel

Griffith's Valuation 1863

 

 

 

 

1865

John Skillen

 

born 7 June 1865, son of Hugh Skillen and 

 

 

 

Margaret Bowman.

 

 

 

 

1866

Mary Skillen

 

born 6 May 1866, daughter of Thomas Skillen

 

 

 

 

1867

Margaret Skillen

 

born 11 Dec. 1867, daughter of Hugh Skillen and 

 

 

 

Margaret Bowman.

 

 

 

 

1868

William James Skillen

 

born 25 Dec. 1868, son of Sarah Skillen.

 

 

 

 

1869

Margaret Skellen

 

born 7 August 1869, daughter of James Skellen 

 

 

 

and Ellenor Smith.

 

 

 

 

1869

Mary Skillen

 

born 1869, daughter of Jane Skillen.

 

 

 

 

1869

William Skillen

 

born 22 March 1869, son of John Skillen and

 

 

 

Martha Keelty.

 

 

 

 

1869

Mary Jane Skellen

 

wife of Robert Ruddick, mother of Margaret

 

 

 

born 1869.

 

 

 

 

1869

Agnes Skillen

 

wife of John Simpson, gives birth to John.

 

 

 

 

1871

Agnes Skillen

 

wife of John Simpson gives birth to Agnes.

 

 

 

 

1871

Hugh Skillen

 

born 31 may 1871, son of Hugh Skillen and 

 

 

 

Margaret Bowman.

 

 

 

 

1871

Mary Skillen

 

wife of Robert Griffin, gives birth to David John 

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Kilmore Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1780's

John Skillen

Cahard

Regd. as 40 Shilling Freeholder for period 1783-89.

 

 

 

 

1901

Elizabeth Skillen

Drumnaconnar

1901 Census, born 1878, a domestic servant for 

 

 

 

Thomas Kelly in 1901.

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Knockbreda Parish Townlands

(map drawn by Ros Davies and used with permission)

 

 

Date

Name

Townland

Information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1866

Sara Skillen

Ballymacarrett

mother of Elizabeth Jane, born 24 Feb. 1866, wife

 

 

 

of James Ferguson.

 

 

 

 

1868

Sara Skillen

Ballymacarreatt

mother of Sara, born 12 Feb.1868, wife of James

 

 

 

Ferguson.

 

 

 

 

1868

Robert Skillen

Ballymacarrett

Birth Regt. at Ballymacarrett, son of John Skillen

 

 

 

and Mary Lyon.