Richard Skynner

Richard Skynner

b: 1588
d:
Knight, paid for the memorial to his parents in Ledbury Church with his brother William
The Bishop was cousin of Richard Skynner, of Cofton
Hackett, the eldest son of Edward Skinner, of Ledbury,
who purchased that manor for him from the Dyneley family,
upon his marriage with his first wife, Miss Dyneley ; and of
Dr. William Skynner, his brother, fellow of All Soul's,
Oxford; 1612, LL.D. March 31 ; 1625, chancellor of Hereford,
April 29,1626; rector of Beckenham, Kent, 1628; and in
1650 deprived of his living by the Parliament in favour of
John Soter, and never restored, as he died at Ledbury, 1657,
aged 66. This Richard's will showed, by his selection of
his executors, and the course pursued by them in the Civil
Wars, how friendships were broken ; two, his brother-in-law,
Sir Edward Lyttleton, Baronet, and Sir Edward Sebright,
Baronet, were fined by Parliament as Royalists, and one was
Humphrey Salwey, also married to a Miss Lyttleton, whom
he styles his dear brother Humphrey Salwey, and whose son
sat as one of the judges on the trial of King Charles I, and was M.P. for Worcestershire in the Long Parliament.
Biography
Knight, paid for the memorial to his parents in Ledbury Church with his brother William The Bishop was cousin of Richard Skynner, of Cofton
Hackett, the eldest son of Edward Skinner, of Ledbury,
who purchased that manor for him from the Dyneley family,
upon his marriage with his first wife, Miss Dyneley ; and of
Dr. William Skynner, his brother, fellow of All Soul's,
Oxford; 1612, LL.D. March 31 ; 1625, chancellor of Hereford,
April 29,1626; rector of Beckenham, Kent, 1628; and in
1650 deprived of his living by the Parliament in favour of
John Soter, and never restored, as he died at Ledbury, 1657,
aged 66. This Richard's will showed, by his selection of
his executors, and the course pursued by them in the Civil
Wars, how friendships were broken ; two, his brother-in-law,
Sir Edward Lyttleton, Baronet, and Sir Edward Sebright,
Baronet, were fined by Parliament as Royalists, and one was
Humphrey Salwey, also married to a Miss Lyttleton, whom
he styles his dear brother Humphrey Salwey, and whose son
sat as one of the judges on the trial of King Charles I, and was M.P. for Worcestershire in the Long Parliament.
Facts
  • 1588 - Birth -
  • 1628 - Fact -
Ancestors
   
Stephen Skynner
ABT 1510 - 11 SEP 1557
 
 
Edward Skynner
1544 - 3 MAY 1631
  
  
  
 
  
 
  
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Elizabeth Hill
1548 - 10 MAR 1628
  
  
  
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Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Edward Skynner
Birth1544Ledbury, Hereford, England (IGI). IGI gives only the name of a relative 'George Skinner', not the father's name. This co
Death3 MAY 1631
Marriageto Elizabeth Hill
FatherStephen Skynner
MotherJane Bradford
PARENT (F) Elizabeth Hill
Birth1548
Death10 MAR 1628 Ledbury
Marriageto Edward Skynner
Father?
Mother?
CHILDREN
MRichard Skynner
Birth1588
DeathCofton, Worcestershire, England
Marriageto Margaret Lyttleton
Marriageto Anne Dyneley
MEdward Skynner
Birth4 SEP 1590(Date of baptism)
Death
Marriageto Joyce Elton
MWilliam Skynner
Birth1591(Date of baptism)
Death1657
MarriageABT 1611to Mary Style at Hereford, England
MThomas Skynner
BirthABT 1594
Death1673Boston, MA, USA
MJohn Skynner
BirthABT 1603
Death
Marriage12 DEC 1627to Constance Elton
FAnne Skynner
BirthABT 1577
Death
Marriage14 JAN 1593to John Cocks
FMary Skynner
Birth
Death
FSusan Skynner
Birth
Death
FJoane Skynner
Birth
Death
FElizabeth Skynner
Birth
Death
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Richard Skynner
Birth1588
Death Cofton, Worcestershire, England
Marriageto Margaret Lyttleton
Marriageto Anne Dyneley
FatherEdward Skynner
MotherElizabeth Hill
PARENT (F) Margaret Lyttleton
Birth1588
Death25 AUG 1651
Marriageto Richard Skynner
FatherEdward Lyttleton
Mother?
CHILDREN
FMargaret Skynner
Birth1620
Death5 JAN 1647
Marriageto Thomas Jolliffe
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Richard Skynner
Birth1588
Death Cofton, Worcestershire, England
Marriageto Margaret Lyttleton
Marriageto Anne Dyneley
FatherEdward Skynner
MotherElizabeth Hill
PARENT (F) Anne Dyneley
Birth
Death1616
Marriageto Richard Skynner
FatherFrancis Dyneley
Mother?
CHILDREN
FElizabeth Skynner
Birth
Death
FMary Skynner
Birth
Death
Evidence
[S17257] http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~genea/skinner.html
[S6627] 'A Few Memorials of the Right Rev. Robert Skinner, D.D., Bishop of Worcester, 1663.....'
Descendancy Chart