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From: "Joël & Bénédicte" <>
Subject: Re : Rev.Donald Skinner 1779
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2001 14:23:02 +0200
Thank you Anne,
This is also the main source I have about Rev. Donald Skinner, one of my
Great(x6)-grandfather. With the traditional genealogical books of Clan
Joel Fontaine, Belgium!
>De : Anne Stevens <>
>Objet : Rev.Donald Skinner 1779
>Date : Mar 10 Avr 2001 20:08
> Someone on the List was asking about the Rev. Skinner. I came across this
> copied from:Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae by HEW Sciott, D.D, Volume 111,
> Synod of
> Glasgow and Ayr, University of Guelph, Maclaughlin Library.
> 1779 DONALD SKINNER, born Echt, Aberdeenshire, 1747, son of John S.,
> schoolmaster of Birse, aflterwards of Echt, and half-brother of the Rev.
> John S., author of Tullochgorum; educated at King's College and Univ. of
> Aberdeen; M.A. (29th March 1768); licen. by Presb.of Mull 24th Aug. 1772;
> ord. missionary at Strontian 11th May 1773; called 20th April, trans. and
> adm. 6th May 1779; died 7th May 1787; He marr. 11th Nov. 1777, Mary (died
> 11th Feb. 1831), eldest daugh. of Hugh Maclean of Kingairloch, and had
> issue - Elizabeth, born 25th Sept. 1778; Margaret, born 19th Oct. 1779;
> James, M.D,. Pictou, Nova Scotia, born 27th Oct. 1781; Hugh,
> lighthouse-keeper, Cape Breton, born 9th April 1784; Mary, born 19th Aug.
> 1786, died in infancy.- [Clan Gillean, 282.]
> Anne Stevens
> Newmarket, Ont. Canada.
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