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Skinner, Jameslocked

(1778–1841)
  • Stephen Wheeler
  • , revised by Ainslie T. Embree

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Skinner, James (1778–1841), army officer, born in Bengal, was the son of Hercules Skinner (b. c.1735), son of David Skinner, provost of Montrose from 1733 to 1743. Hercules Skinner was a Scot in the East India Company's military service, who became a lieutenant-colonel in 1800 and died at ...

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