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Anne Skivington Pitt (1705-1780)

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Life events
 
Baptised 1 Feb 1704/05 • Shillinge Ockford, Dorset, England1Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue
Married 6 Apr 1729 • Shillinge Ockford, Dorset, England4Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue
Buried 26 Apr 1780 • Shillinge Ockford, Dorset, England2Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue


Biography
 
Anne was the daughter of George Skivington (-1711) and Mary Hallet (1672-1748). She was baptised on 1 February 1705 within the parish of Shillinge Ockford and probably at the Church of the Holy Rood.3This is the adjusted date according to our modern Gregorian calendar. 5Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue Shillinge Ockford (Shilling Okeford) is now known as Shillingstone.
 
Anne married Robert Pit (-1737) on 6 April 1729 at Shillinge Ockford when she was approximately 24.6Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue Robert was probably related to Anne’s sister-in-law, Jane Pit (the wife of her brother John) but this connection has yet to be confirmed. The following year they baptised their only known child: Robert Pitt (bap.1730-).7Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue
 
Robert senior was buried on 8 July 1737 at Shillinge Ockford. He may have died from small pox.8The entry is annotated ‘S: Pox’: Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England ...continue Anne, despite being approximately 32 years of age at the time of her husband’s death, did not remarry. She was buried on 26 April 1780 at Shillinge Ockford aged 75.9Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue
 
To be continued…10This is a work in progress. Citations and family links are being batch-added to profiles.


External links
 
Anne Skivington at FamilySearch11The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ‘Anne Skivington’, FamilySearch, n.d., ...continue


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1, 5. Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812”, Baptism of Anne Skivington, 1 February 1704, Shillinge Ockford, Dorset, England; digital image, Ancestry; Dorset History Centre, Dorchester, England; Reference: PE/SHI:RE1/1, p. not recorded, line 13, https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/2243/, accessed 28 April 2020.
2, 9. Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812”, Burial of Anne Pitt, 26 April 1780, Shillinge Ockford, Dorset, England; digital image, Ancestry; Dorset History Centre, Dorchester, England; Reference: PE/SHI:RE:1/4, p. not recorded, line 21, https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/2243/, accessed 28 April 2020.
3. This is the adjusted date according to our modern Gregorian calendar.
4, 6. Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812”, Marriage of Rob Pit and Anne Skivington, 6 April 1729, Shillinge Ockford, Dorset, England; digital image, Ancestry; Dorset History Centre, Dorchester, England; Reference: PE/SHI:RE1/3, p. 29, line 10, https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/2243/, accessed 28 April 2020.
7. Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812”, Baptism of Robert Pit, 18 October 1730, Shillinge Ockford, Dorset, England; digital image, Ancestry; Dorset History Centre, Dorchester, England; Reference: PE/SHI:RE1/3, p. not recorded, line 3, https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/2243/, accessed 28 April 2020.
8. The entry is annotated ‘S: Pox’: Church of England, “Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812”, Burial of Robert Pit, 8 July 1737, Shillinge Ockford, Dorset, England; digital image, Ancestry; Dorset History Centre, Dorchester, England; Reference: PE/SHI:RE1/3, p. 46, line 23, https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/2243/, accessed 30 April 2020.
10. This is a work in progress. Citations and family links are being batch-added to profiles.
11. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ‘Anne Skivington’, FamilySearch, n.d., updated 30 April 2020, https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/KZQ9-FQP, accessed 30 April 2020.