The Captain James Skilton Family Association

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We use the following to communicate with family members:

  • This website
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There is little email traffic and the emails mostly come in the two months leading up to the annual Skilton Family Reunion generally held in August of each year. 

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Before subscribing to our email list, please review Skilton Grand Numbers. When subscribing, you will need to enter one of the following (listed here in order of preference with 1 being the most preferred, and 4 being the least preferred):


  1. Grand Number (ie 7F15) - this would have been issued to you many years ago)
  2. Short Grand Number (ie 7F - you can determine this in a few minutes)
  3. Tine (ie 7 - you can determine this slightly quicker than the Short Grand Number)
  4. or enter "unknown" 


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