Josiah Skiff born 7 June 1800 in Brookfield, Vermont son of Saunders Skiff born 9 July 1765 died 21 June 1815 Charlemont,MA and Irene Lovinia Smith, married in Bolton Warren Co. NY, Lydia Nims b. 12 Jan 1800 Bolton, NY dau. of Daniel Nims b.15 Jan 1761 died 2 Dec 1855 Bolton, NY and Lydia Winter b. 5 Feb 1770 Shuetsbury MA,died ater 1860 West Fort Ann, Wash. Co. NY. They had 4 Daughters Electa Skiff b.21 Oct 1832 died 21 Sept 1837 burial Federal Hill Cemetery, Bolton, Warren Co. NY. Caroline Kendrick Skiff born 12 Aug 1829 Bolton Landing Warren Co. NY died 10 Nov 1908 Montgomery, Kane Co. IL married 8 May 1854 Bolton, NY Ruel Williams Blackwell born 2 June 1827 Wayne, Kenebec Co. ME. died 1872 Sugar Grove,Kane Co. Illinois, 1 son Herbert Elbridge Blackwell born 21 August 1864,died 29 July 1932 Chicago,IL Electa L. Skiff born 12 Dec 1838 Bolton landing Warren co. NY married in Sugar Grove Kane Co. James Hatch White, died24 June 1882Afton De Kalb Co. Il., Clarrisa Lovina Skiff Born 5 June 1842 Bolton Landing NY married William S. Tobey in Kane Co. Il. died in Montgomery, Kane Co. IL 20 Sept 1903.