Elizabeth Wynn Skippon

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Elizabeth Wynn Skippon

Birthplace: Swanton Novers, Norfolk, England
Death: January 21, 1898 (67)
365 17th Street, Brooklyn, NY (22nd Ward), Cert. # 1232
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Skippon and Lucy Wake
Sister of Robert Skippon; Esther C. Skippon; Belinda Bridget Skippon; John Skippon; Mary Ann Skippon and 3 others

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About Elizabeth Wynn Skippon


Immigrated to New York on the Thomas Bennett, arriving June 1836 1840 Census: Reel 299 Page 71 (132 on right of reel) 2nd ward NYC John Skippon (40-50) employed in mfg & trades Lucy (40-50) Male (20-30) John 26 Male (15-20) Robert 18 Female (15-20) Lucy 20 Females - 2 (10-15) Mary 15 Ester 13 Females - 2 ( 5-10) Martha 8 Belinda 6 Samuel Giles (20-30) employed in mfg & trades Ann (20-30) Male (under 5) Samuel 2 1850 Census: Reel 517, Page 517 (261 on right of reel) 2nd Ward Brooklyn, NY Elizabeth, age 19, is listed with her parents and four siblings. November 26, 1855: Elizabeth Winn Skippon married Luther Cook Hayward in Brooklyn Methodist First M.E. Church. They were the parents of three children. 1860 Census: Reel 763 Page 103 (279 on right of reel) Dist. 2, 2nd Ward, Brooklyn, NY Luther "Haywood" a 32 year old engraver born in CT, his wife, Elizabeth, age 28, daughter Elizabeth, age 2, Henrietta, 9 months and a servant, Catherine Flood, age 18 are listed below Elizabeth's parents, John, Lucy and their son, John "Skelpin", the Humphrey's and the Hinsdale's. 1870 Census: 229 Park Avenue, Brooklyn, NY Luther C. Haywood, a 45 year old engraver from CT and his wife, Elizabeth, age 30, and children, Elizabeth, 12 and Henrietta, 10. 1880 Census: 85 Fifth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY (name spelled as Heyward) Luther C. Hayward, a 53 year old Cooper Plate Engraver, his wife, Elizabeth, 47 was keeping house, and daughters Elizabeth, 22 and Henrietta, 20 were still at home. January 21, 1898: Coroner's report - Brooklyn death cert #1232 Elizabeth Hayward, 64 year old widow died at her home - 365 17th Street, Brooklyn, NY (22nd Ward). This was a three family building and she lived on the 3rd floor. Cause of death: Cerebral apoplexy and Oxthread. Inquest pending. January 25, 1898: Elizabeth Hayward was interred in Green-Wood Cemetery, Section 183, Lot 19250 headstone in place. Letter from Green-Wood confirmed date of interment and identified others interred with Elizabeth as her husband Luther, baby Luther and her granddaughter, Henrietta E. Dongan. Headstone inscription: Luther and Elizabeth Hayward. Coroner's report: 365 17th Street, Brooklyn. Cerebral apoplexy and Oxthread.

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Elizabeth Wynn Skippon's Timeline

March 27, 1830
Swanton Novers, Norfolk, England
May 2, 1830
Age 49
Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States
January 21, 1898
Age 67
365 17th Street, Brooklyn, NY (22nd Ward), Cert. # 1232
January 21, 1898
Age 67