'Skipwith3'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Skipwith of Prestwould (Leicestershire), Skipwith of Prestwould (Virginia)
[The first few generations of this page were first shown within Skipwith2. They were moved here to facilitate expansion.]

Henry Skipwith of Prestwould, Leicestershire (d 1588)
m. Jane Hall (dau of Francis Hall of Grantham)
1. Sir William Skipwith of (Cotes in) Prestwould (d 03.05.1610)
  m. Margaret Cave (dau of Roger Cave of Stanford)
  A. Sir Henry Skipwith, 1st Bart of Prestwould
  m. Amy Kempe (dau of Sir Thomas Kempe)
  i. Sir Henry Skipwith, 2nd Bart of Prestwould in Leicestershire (d unm)
  ii. Sir Grey Skipwith of Prestwould in Viriginia, North America, 3rd Bart
  a. Sir William Skipwith, 4th Bart
  m. Sarah Peyton (dau of John Peyton)
(1) Sir Grey Skipwith, 5th Bart (b 02.08.1705)
  (2) Sir William Skipwith of Prestwould, 6th Bart (b 1707, d 25.02.1764)
  m. (1733) Elizabeth Smith (dau of John Smith)
  (A) William Skipwith (dvp unm 1756)
  (B) Sir Peyton Skipwith (in Virginia), 7th Bart (b 13.03.1743, d 09.10.1805)
  m. Anne Miller (dau of Hugh Miller of Bristol (Virginia) then London)
  (i) Sir Grey Skipwith, 8th Bart (b 17.09.1771, d 13.05.1852, to England?) had issue
  m. (22.04.1801) Harriet Townsend (d 07.07.1830, dau of Gore Townsend of Honington Hall)
  (ii) Peyton Skipwith
  m. Cornelia Green
  (iii) Lelia Skipwith
  m1. George Carter
  m2. St. George Tucker of Virginia
  (iv)+ other issue
  m2. Jane Miller (dau of Hugh Miller of Bristol (Virginia) then London, sister of Anne)
  (v)+ other issue
  (C) Robert Skipwith (b 1748) had issue
  m. _ Nicholas
  (D) Henry Skipwith (b 1751) had issue
  m. _ Wayles (dau of John Wayles, widow of Bathurst Skelton)
  (E) Mary Skipwith
  m. William Randolph
  (F) Sarah Skipwith
  m. Robert Kennon
(G) Elizabeth Skipwith
  m. William Short
  (H) Jane Skipwith
  m. Edmund Ruffin
  (3) Fulwar Skipwith (b 17.03.1720, a 1790, US Consul in France, 4th son) had issue
  m. Martha Waldron (dau of Francis Waldron)
  (4)+ other issue - Robert (b 1712), Henry (b 22.10.1714), Dorothea, Sarah
  iii.+ 2 sons and 2 daughters
  B. Anne Skipwith probably of this generation
  m. Edward Pate (dsp)
  C. Elizabeth Skipwith (b 1590-1, d 17.08.1628, sister of Anne) probably of this generation
  m. Sir John Pate of Sysonby, Bart (b c1585, d 1652, brother of Edward)
2. Margaret Skipwth (d 10.07.1605) probably of this generation
  m. Sir Mathew Saunders of Shankton
3. Ann Skipwith probably of this generation
  m. Henry Smith of Withcock (Withcote) (a 1605)

Main source(s): BP1934 (Skipwith)
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