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Stephen Skellenger

Male 1820 - 1864  (44 years)


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  • Name Stephen Skellenger 
    Born 23 February 1820  New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 March 1864  Bennington Township, Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Alton Cemetery, Bennington Township Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Stephen first married Fidelia, second Artemesia, and third Elizabeth Jane (Bishop) Monroe, widow of Norman Monroe.

      1850 Federal Census. Marion, Wayne County, New York
      Roll432_612, page 224B
      Stephen Skellenger, 30, farmer, $1,000 real estate
      Fidelia Skellenger, 27
      Mary Jane Skellenger, 7
      Ellen J. Skellenger, 5
      Lucy Skellenger, 3
      Elmina Skellenger, 1
      William Skellenger, 20
      All were born in New York.

      1860 Federal Census. Owosso, Shiawassee County, Michigan
      Roll 560, page 801
      Post Office Owosso
      Stephen Skillinger, 40, farmer, $1600 real estate, $200 personal estate, b. NY
      Arty Skillinger, 32, b. NY
      Nelson James, 11, b. NY
      Charlie James, 7, b. MI
      Hattie James, 10, b. MI
      John L. James, 8, b. MI
      Lyman James, 5, b. MI

      Stephen Skellenger was a private in the 11th Michigan Cavalry according to the information in Civil War records found on Ancestry.com. Pension records indicate Jane Skellenger, his widow, applied for a pension for herself on 13 June 1864 (Application number 54.188). Amos H. Skellenger, a minor, applied on 28 July 1878 (Application Number 130454, Certificate Number 154999.)

      Perhaps related to this Stephen Skellinger:

      1880 federal census, Scipio, Hillsdale County, Michigan
      James Skellinger, head of household, age 54, born in NY.
      Jane Skellinger, wife, 51, b. NY.
      Charles Skellinger, son, 27, b. Canada.

      Alton Cemetery
      Stephen Skellenger, died March 13, 1864 aged 44 yrs 18 days
    Person ID I86835  Schirado
    Last Modified 16 May 2015 

    Father Samuel J. Skellenger,   b. 1 April 1794, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 June 1845, Williamson, Wayne County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Arena Aldrich,   b. 10 September 1797, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 August 1878, Williamson, Wayne County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Family ID F99859  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Fidelia,   b. about 1823, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Jane Skellinger,   b. about 1843, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ellen J. Skellinger,   b. about 1845, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Lucy Skellinger,   b. about 1847, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Elmina Skellinger,   b. about 1849, Marion, Wayne County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F60943  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Artemesis,   b. about 1828, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1861  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Family ID F57415  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 3 Elizabeth Jane Bishop,   b. 25 March 1824, Oswego or Otsego County, New York, or Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 June 1906, Bennington Township, Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 28 March 1862  Shiawassee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F57414  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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