02-12-2004, 5:10 PM
the names i am interested in are
the people i have info on seem to centre around edgefield and hempstead,although i have references to children being born in warham all saints,
i am particularily interested in benjamin skillings and his wife ann whitaker who had a son, richard,16 sept 1785 in edgefield.
if anyone has a connection with these or any info i would be pleased to here from them. thanks, george.
25-08-2006, 1:40 PM
Hello George, Looking on LDS for Benjamin Skilling btn 1725-65 I found the following.*Cley is only 6.9 miles from Edgefield.
Ch: 16 NOV 1761 Cley Next The Sea, Norfolk
Father: EDMOND SKILLING
Batch Number: 7216046
Source Call No.: 0820416 Type: Film
if this is the right Benjamin these could be his brothers.
EDWARD SKILLING Ch: 16 APR 1750 Cley Next The Sea, Norfolk,
EDMOND SKILLING Ch: 17 FEB 1752 Cley Next The Sea, Norfolk
*this Ann about the right age. Letheringsett is 4.1 miles from Edgefield.
Ch: 31 AUG 1733 Letheringsett, Norfolk
Father: EDWARD WHITACRE
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:
C037641 1601 - 1759 0894719 Film 6906930 Film
Sarah Skilling Birth: 23 MAR 1777 Edgefield, Norfolk, England
Susannah Skilling Birth: 1838 Edgefield, Norfolk, England
James Skillings Christening: 15 OCT 1813 Edgefield, Norfolk, England
William Skillings Christening: 03 FEB 1816 Edgefield, Norfolk, England
Louisa Knights Skillings Christening: 30 SEP 1818 Edgefield, Norfolk, England
Sarah Maria Skillings Christening: 21 FEB 1821 Edgefield, Norfolk, England
Samuel Bird Skillings Christening: 31 JAN 1825 Edgefield, Norfolk, England Edmund Skillings Christening: 11 FEB 1792 Edgefield, Norfolk, England
RACHEL SKILLING Christening: 13 DEC 1789 Edgefield, Norfolk, England
EDWARD SKILLING 16 APR 1750 Cley Next The Sea, Norfolk, England
BENGAMIN SKILLING 16 NOV 1761 Cley Next The Sea, Norfolk, England
EDMOND SKILLING Christening: 17 FEB 1752 Cley Next The Sea, Norfolk,
RICHARD SKILLING 15 JUL 1764 Cley Next The Sea, Norfolk, England
*there were another 17 Skillings in Edgefield.
Good Luck, I hope you can make sense of these.
26-08-2006, 8:16 AM
A few sites to visit
Norfolk Transcription Archive : Edgefield page
( This site has a page on Edgefield transcriptions but wouldn't display when I posted this, so site may be down temporarily )
Other sites to visit
researching Coe in Edgefield
26-01-2011, 10:51 AM
Hi George I am writing to you as my 5x grandparent were Benjamin Skillings (Skelling) and Ann whitaker. Their son Benjamin married a Anne Fox and one of their children was Edmund Skillings married Ann Fox, they had a son Thomas Skillings who married a Margaret Punshon and they had a son Benjamin who married a Edith Myers, their son Thomas Skillings was my father. Look forward to hearing from you
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