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Skipper Early Origins



The surname Skipper was first found in Essex where they held a family seat as Lords of the Manor. The Saxon influence of English history diminished after the Battle of Hastings in 1066. The language of the courts was French for the next three centuries and the Norman ambience prevailed. But Saxon surnames survived and the family name was first referenced in the year 1285 when Geoffrey le Skippere held estates in that county.

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Skipper Spelling Variations


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Skipper Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Skipper, Skippere, Skipp, Skypper, Skypp, Skepper and many more.

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Skipper Early History


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Skipper Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Skipper research. Another 189 words (14 lines of text) covering the years 1286, 1455 and 1487 are included under the topic Early Skipper History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Skipper Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Skipper Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Skipper Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Skipper Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Edward Skipper, who landed in Virginia in 1650 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • William Skipper, who landed in Maryland in 1663 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Skipper Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Michal Skipper, who arrived in Mobile, Ala in 1787 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Skipper Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Willie Skipper, who arrived in Alabama in 1917 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Skipper Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • John Michael Skipper, aged 20, a clerk, who arrived in Holdfast Bay, Australia aboard the ship "Africaine" in 1836 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) AFRICAINE 1836. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1836Africaine.htm

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Contemporary Notables of the name Skipper (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Skipper (post 1700)



  • William Patterson "Pat" Skipper (b. 1958), American television actor, film actor and voice actor
  • Ryan Skipper (1981-2007), American murder victim
  • Elix Skipper (b. 1967), American professional wrestler and former professional football player
  • Tripp Skipper, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2012
  • N. B. Skipper, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1908
  • Kim A. Skipper, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 2008
  • J. L. Skipper, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1920
  • Glenn B. Skipper, American Republican politician, Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1924, 1928; Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida at-large, 1932
  • E. E. Skipper, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1916
  • Wayde Skipper (b. 1983), Australian Rules footballer
  • ... (Another 1 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Skipper Historic Events


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Skipper Historic Events




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Skipper Family Crest Products


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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) AFRICAINE 1836. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1836Africaine.htm

Other References

  1. Chadwick, Nora Kershaw and J.X.W.P Corcoran. The Celts. London: Penguin, 1790. Print. (ISBN 0140212116).
  2. Filby, P. William and Mary K Meyer. Passenger and Immigration Lists Index in Four Volumes. Detroit: Gale Research, 1985. Print. (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8).
  3. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
  4. Burke, Sir Bernard. Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage, The Privy Council, Knightage and Compainonage. London: Burke Publishing, 1921. Print.
  5. Shaw, William A. Knights of England A Complete Record from the Earliest Time to the Present Day of the Knights of all the Orders of Chivalry in England, Scotland, Ireland and Knights Bachelors 2 Volumes. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print. (ISBN 080630443X).
  6. Innes, Thomas and Learney. The Tartans of the Clans and Families of Scotland 1st Edition. Edinburgh: W & A. K. Johnston Limited, 1938. Print.
  7. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
  8. Papworth, J.W and A.W Morant. Ordinary of British Armorials. London: T.Richards, 1874. Print.
  9. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  10. Bardsley, C.W. A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames: With Special American Instances. Wiltshire: Heraldry Today, 1901. Print. (ISBN 0-900455-44-6).
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The Skipper Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Skipper Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 10 November 2015 at 09:55.

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