Elizabeth Skinner

ID# 6619, (c 1835 - 12 Jan 1912)

Elizabeth Skinner was born c 1835 at Andreas, Isle of Man.

Elizabeth Skinner married John Kneale on 17 Sep 1859 at Andreas, Isle of Man,

17 Sept 1859
Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of hte Established Church, upon licence.

John Kneale,
Minor, Widower, Labourer,
Res: Andreas.
Father Thomas Kneale, labourer
Elizabeth Skinner,
Full age, Spinster,
Res: Andreas.
Father Daniel Skinner, Farmer

Both signed with X their mark.

In the Presence of us: Samuel Walker and Fredrick Radcliffe.1,2,3

As of 17 Sep 1859,her married name was Kneale.

Elizabeth died on 12 Jan 1912 at Ballavastin, Andreas, Isle of Man.

Elizabeth was buried on 16 Jan 1912 at Andreas Churchyard - East, Andreas, Isle of Man,

Elizabeth Kneale, aged 72yrs
In Loving Memory of
beloved wife of John Kneale,
who died at Ballavastin, Andreas
January 12th 1912, aged 72 years.
"Nothing in my hand I bring
simply to thy cross I cling".
Also the above
John Keanle,
who died October 12th 1913
aged 73 years.
"Rock of Ages, cleft for me,
let me hide myself in thee".
also Edward Cowle
who died at Ballacorey, Andreas,
May 27th 1923, aged 47 years.
"Sweet peace the gift of God's love".
also his wife
Elizabeth Margaret Cowle,
who died June 15th 1953,
aged 79 years.
"At Rest".4,5

Elizabeth and John Kneale Headstone
Andreas Cemetery - East
courtsey of Mary Cull Aug 2013

Elizabeth and John had 9 Known Children.

Children of Elizabeth Skinner and John Kneale


  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S21] Church Registers, Various Repositories , Parish Register Transcripts of Andreas, 1649-1883- Andreas 1849 - 1883 - Baptisms March 1849 - Dec 1883, Marriages May 1849 - Nov 1883, Burials March 1849 - Dec 1883
    Film No 106179 Item 2
    Viewed at Logan Central Library, 9 July 2013 and copy obtained.. Hereinafter cited as Church Registers.
  3. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), 1859 Andreas IOM, M03575-1.
  4. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers, 1912 Burial Registers IOM Family History Society CD - Andreas Parish, 1645 - 1971. Hereinafter cited as IOM Registers.
  5. [S43] Cemetery Records , IOM Andreas Churchyard, East Section. Grave No 89 & 90, Reg No 218. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records.