Welcome to our Skillen family web site. This site provides the
descendents of Francis Skillen and Mary Kerns who immigrated to
We know from Canadian census data that our ancestors Francis and
Mary Skillen came from
The Skillen name does not occur frequently anywhere in the world. A goal is to encourage communication about our common name with family branches everywhere in the world. Members of all Skillen branches are encouraged to post information about the history of their families. We have a section for family trees. You are invited to post your family tree on our website. Only information on deceased members of your family will be posted unless permission from living members has been granted in writing.
A search of the Web has identified a number of websites with reference to the Skillen name. Links to these sites are posted for information purposes only and in a small way to high light the presence of our common surname throughout the world.
We encourage you to submit Skillen related genealogical and historical information to the webmaster and to contribute to discussions using the Message Board.