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Professor Francis SkeneAge: 7117041775

Name
Professor Francis Skene
Surname
Skene
Given names
Francis
Name prefix
Professor
Birth 1704 30 24
Dumbreck, Stirling, Scotland

Birth of a half-sisterAgnes Skene
about 1706 (Age 2)
Of Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland

Birth of a half-sisterMary Skene
about 1707 (Age 3)
Of Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland

Birth of a half-sisterKatharine Skene
about 1708 (Age 4)
Of Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland

Birth of a half-sisterHelen Skene
about 1709 (Age 5)
Of Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland

Birth of a half-brotherJohn Skene
about 1710 (Age 6)
Of Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland

Death of a motherDame Mary Gordon
August 1, 1712 (Age 8)
Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland

Death of a fatherMinister of Kinkell George Skene
April 1724 (Age 20)
Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland

MarriageMary ReidView family
May 15, 1740 (Age 36)
Dumbreck, Aberdeen, Scotland

Christening of a sonDr. George Skene
April 14, 1741 (Age 37)
St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland

Christening of a sonWilliam Skene
November 23, 1742 (Age 38)
St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland

Birth of a son
#1
John Skene
August 2, 1744 (Age 40)

Christening of a sonJohn Skene
August 4, 1744 (Age 40)
St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland

Birth of a son
#2
James Skene
August 25, 1746 (Age 42)

Christening of a sonJames Skene
August 26, 1746 (Age 42)
Tarves, Aberdeen, Scotland

Marriage of a childDr. George SkeneMargaret GordonView family
October 22, 1769 (Age 65)
Crathie & Braemar, Aberdeen, Scotland

Death February 13, 1775 (Age 71)

Family with parents - View family
father
Minister of Kinkell George Skene
Birth: 1674, , Scotland
Death: April 1724Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland
mother
Dame Mary Gordon
Birth: 1680
Death: August 1, 1712Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland
Professor Francis Skene
Birth: 1704 30 24Dumbreck, Stirling, Scotland
Death: February 13, 1775
Father’s family with Margaret Skene - View family
father
Minister of Kinkell George Skene
Birth: 1674, , Scotland
Death: April 1724Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland
step-mother
Margaret Skene
Birth: about 1564Dumbreck, Aberdeen (Stirling), Scotland
half-sister
Agnes Skene
Birth: about 1706 32 142Of Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland
2 years
half-sister
Mary Skene
Birth: about 1707 33 143Of Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland
2 years
half-sister
Katharine Skene
Birth: about 1708 34 144Of Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland
2 years
half-sister
Helen Skene
Birth: about 1709 35 145Of Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland
2 years
half-brother
John Skene
Birth: about 1710 36 146Of Kinkell, Aberdeen, Scotland
Family with Mary Reid - View family
Professor Francis Skene
Birth: 1704 30 24Dumbreck, Stirling, Scotland
Death: February 13, 1775
wife
Mary Reid
Birth: 1721Of Mounie
Death: March 31, 1781
 
Marriage: May 15, 1740Dumbreck, Aberdeen, Scotland
11 months
son
Dr. George Skene
Christening: April 14, 1741St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
Death: March 25, 1803Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
19 months
son
William Skene
Christening: November 23, 1742St Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
20 months
son
John Skene
Birth: August 2, 1744 40 23
2 years
son
James Skene
Birth: August 25, 1746 42 25

 
Note

BIOGRAPHY: Professor of Philosophy and Regent at Marishall College.

Roll of Alumni in Arts of the University of and King's College of Aberdeen 1596-1860 (Pio. Section and Grad. List) Pg 56 1717-21 Franciscus Skene, Marriensis natus V.D.M. ad Kinkell, acc. 1718, A.M.; LL.D. Maricahal College 1766; Reg. Mar. Coll. 1734-75.

Was admitted 16th March 1734, one of the regents in Marishal College; and on the classes being fixed in 1753, became Professor of Civil and Natural History. He taught altogether for 41 years.

Note

Entry in Aberdeen marriages, Film #0991138: (Difficult to read) Mr. Francis Skene said to be married clandestinely with-----Reid, Andrew Walt Taylor with----Scot and Patrick Kilgour with Katharine Forbes, Relick and spouse to Alexander Webster, Sailor, are all appointed to be cited and..... Date of entry:Aberdeen Sept 8th 1740.

SL Film #1059031: Husband Age at Marriage 36 years. Wife Age at Marriage 19 years.