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Samuel Skevington


First Marriage...

   Name: Samuel Skevington
 Spouse: Jane Farr
   Date: 14 Sept 1817
 Parish: Saint Giles in the Fields, Holborn

Second Marriage...

   Name: Samuel Skevington (Widower)
 Spouse: Ann Wilson 
   Date: 22 Aug 1824 
 Parish: Saint Mary At Lambeth  
 County: Surrey 
Borough: Lambeth  

Burial - Parish Record  

   Name: Ann Skevington
 Burial: 9 Sep 1849
    Age: 42
   Born: abt 1807
 Parish: Lambeth St Mary
Borough: Lambeth  
 County: Surrey 

Death - BMD Index  
Deaths Sep 1849 - Skevington  Ann             Lambeth     4  463

Deaths Dec 1875 - Skevington  Samuel  80yrs   Shoreditch  1c  67

Newspaper Clippings

26/4/1834 Poor Man's Guardian London

The members of the Lambeth classes are requested to meet at the Sun, Mason-street, 
Westminster-bridge-road on Tuesday evening next Apr 29, to renew their cards, 
and transact other important business. S. Skevington, A. Wragg, Leaders.

26/7/1834 Poor Man's Guardian

The anniversary of the 2nd French Revolution will be celebrated by the Lambeth 
Classes & Friends, by a Public Dinner, at the Canterbury Arms, near the 
Marsh-gate, Lambeth..... Tickets 1s. each, to be had of Mr Skevington, 21, 
Wellington-place, Blackfriar's-road; ... of Mr. Wragg, 5, Pear-tree-street, 
Waterloo-road; ...

NOTE: Samuel Skevington gave his last two boys to be born the middle
      name of Wragg.

Samuel & Ann's children...

BMD Index

Births Mar 1839 - Skevington  Mercer Robert  Westminster  1  333

Births Sep 1844 - Skevington  John Wragg     Lambeth      4  270

Births Dec 1845 - Skevington  Adam Wragg     Lambeth      4  282

IGI Index

1. Caroline Ann Skevington
          Born: 23 Mar 1825
   Christening: 22 MAY 1825, Saint Saviour, Southwark, Surrey, England 
2. Maria Charlotte Skevington
          Born: 26 Dec 1827
   Christening: 14 Jun 1829, Saint Saviour, Southwark, Surrey, England 

3. Samuel Dimmock Skevington
          Born: 14 May 1829
   Christening: 14 Jun 1829, Saint Saviour, Southwark, Surrey, England 

For all...
        Father: Samuel Skevington - Shoe Maker
        Mother: Ann  
       Address: Lambeth
(Obtained from IGI FamilySearch.Org,LDS church &

Burial records

John Wragg Skevington b.1844 d.1845 (East Street)

Adam Wragg Skevington b.1846 d.1847 (62 East Street)

NOTE: Saint Saviour, Southwark is now Southwark Cathedral, near London Bridge.

Extra Info

• Caroline married John Garrett in 1847, & was living at
  7 Wellington Place, off Great Suffolk Street in Southwark.

Samuels Son, Samuel and his wife are in the 1881 Census.
Living at the same address as his sister Jane and her husband Henry Hawkins.

1881 Census


             Name  Relation Marital  Gender  Age  Birthplace        Occupation  
Samuel Skevington  Head      M       Male    42    Lambeth, Surrey  Boot Maker 
   Ann Skevington  Wife      M       Female  48    Lambeth, Surrey  Boot Binder  	  

       Dwelling: 1 Pear Tree St
   Census Place: Lambeth, Surrey, England
FH Library Film: 1341133
  PRO Reference: RG11

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