Agnes Cecilia Skippon

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Agnes Cecilia Skippon

Birthplace: 31 East 7th Street, Brooklyn, NY
Death: May 20, 1991 (84)
Amsterdam, NY
Place of Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Charles Henry Skippon and Margaret Virginia Macdonald
Sister of Charles Henry Skippon; Helen Skippon; William Albert Skippon; Margaret Skippon; Grace Veronica Skippon and 2 others

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About Agnes Cecilia Skippon


February 23, 1907: Agnes Cecelia Skippon was the third child of Charles Henry Skippon, Sr. and Margaret Virginia McDonald, born at home - 31 E. 7th Street, Brooklyn.

Christened at Immaculate He art of Mary on Fort Hamilton Parkway & E. 5th Street, Brooklyn. 1910 Census: 31 E. 7th Street, Brooklyn, NY Charles Skippon, age 29, a printer at a printing house and his wife, Margaret, age 26 have been married for seven years and are the parents of four children, three living. They are living at this address. Will, age 5, Agnes, age 3, and Regina, age 2. Margaret's sister, Grace McDonald, age 27, single and no occupation is living with them as are one boarder, Joseph Mahoney, age 31, a printer who was born in Georgia (parents born in Ireland) and Mary M. O'Connor, a 49 year old servant born in NY (parents were Irish). Mahoney's relationship was crossed out and he was noted as a stepbrother-in law (?). 1920 Census: 31 E. 7th Street, Brooklyn, NY Charles H. Skippon is the 38 year old head of household who is a webb foreman in the printing business, who owns this house with a mortgage. His 35 year old wife, Margaret V. is a housewife. Their children are all attending school: William A. age 14, Agnes C. age 12, Regina M. age 11, Margaret (Marquerite) age 9, Charles H. Jr. age 8 and Grace V. age 7. November 7, 1927: According to her sister, Marguarite, Agnes and Charlie Cleary eloped and she was their maid of honor. Agnes Cecelia Skippon married Charles Francis Cleary at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church on Greenwood Avenue, Brooklyn, NY. They were the parents of four children. Their union was not a happy one and Agnes occasionally returned to her parents home with her children. 1930 Census: 31 E. 7th Street, Brooklyn, NY - owns the home, valued at $4200 Charles (49) was a Foreman in the press industry, his wife Margaret (46) was not working and their children: William (24) has nothing written in for occupation, his sister, Agnes Cleary (23) was not working, but tending to her children, Margaret (1 and 11months), Charles (8 months old); Maria (Regina) (22) was a clerk in an insurance company, Margarette (Marguerite) (19) a clerk in the banking industry, Charles (18) printer at a firm, and Grace (17) a clerk in the banking industry. They owned a radio. 1937: Agnes lived with her parents around the time that her third child, Robert, was born. November 18, 1971: Agnes retired from her city job. May 20, 1991: Agnes Cecelia Cleary died at Mt Lauretto Nursing Home, Amsterdam, NY. May 1991: Agens was buried in the family plot at Holy Cross, St Mary's Section, #865 with her baby sister, parents and brother Charles H. Skippon, Jr..

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Agnes Cecilia Skippon's Timeline

February 23, 1907
31 East 7th Street, Brooklyn, NY
Age 12
Brooklyn Assembly District 12, Kings, New York
May 20, 1991
Age 84
Amsterdam, NY
May 1991
Age 84
Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn