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George Skene

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Aberdeen, Scotland
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Kirk of St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of George Skene and Helen Skene
Husband of Jane Skene
Father of Margaret Skene; Helen Skene; Catherine Jardine; George Skene; Jean Skene and 3 others
Brother of Helen Duff

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About George Skene

Biographical Summary

Skene, George. ?-25/03/1803. Ref: 1374. Male.

  • Place of Birth: Aberdeen.
  • Profession: Physician, Natural Historian.
  • Appointments Held: Physician in Aberdeen; Regent and Professor 1760-75, Natural Philosophy, 1775-88 Civil and Natural History, Marischal College, Aberdeen.
  • Undergraduate Studies: MA (Marischal College Aberdeen 1755), MD (King's College Aberdeen 1762).
  • Marital Status: Married Jane Moir of Stoneywood.
  • Family: 2nd. Son James Skene of Rubislaw FRSE 1775-1864. 4th. Son Andrew Skene FRSE 1784-1835.
  • Father: Francis Skene, Regent of Marischal College, Aberdeen.
  • References: Shapin 424.
  • Memberships: FSA(Scot).
  • Date of Election: 17/11/1783.
  • Proposers: Founder Member.
  • Notes: Born 1741.
  • Fellow Type: OF.

SOURCE: Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002: Biographical Index. II. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinburgh. ISBN 978-0-902198-84-5. page 849

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George Skene's Timeline

1736
August 25, 1736
Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, Scotland, United Kingdom
1736
Aberdeen, Scotland
1767
September 4, 1767
Age 31
1768
August 13, 1768
Age 32
1769
October 20, 1769
Age 33
1770
December 14, 1770
Age 34
1771
December 5, 1771
Age 35
1773
December 22, 1773
Age 37
1775
March 7, 1775
Age 39
Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, UK
1776
January 24, 1776
Age 40