|SKEDD, William V.
(Abt 1817-Bef 1890)
William married Stella Abigail CRARY, daughter of Erastus W. CRARY and Rebecca C. DUNWELL, about 1844 in Prob Ohio. (Stella Abigail CRARY was born on 20 Nov 1819 in Kirtland, Lake County, Ohio and died on 8 Jan 1904 in Prob. Ohio.)
1 1870 US Census (Cuyahuga County, Ohio). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists William Sked (age 53), wife Stella (age 50), and children Joseph (age 23), Bryon (age 19) and Walter (age 15), living in Cuyahoga County, Ohio. William is listed as a "builder." Stella is "keeping house." Joseph is listed as a "gilder." Bryon is listed as a "carpenter." Walter is listed as "at school."
2 1880 US Census (District 51, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists William V. Sked (age 63), wife Stella (age 60), and son Walter C. (age 25), living in Cleveland, Ohio. Also in the household are Samuel Lebrathams (age 26, b. PA) "boarder," Thomas Dimmer (age 23, b. NY) "boarder," and Bertha Crary (age 20, Stella's niece by her brother, Stephen Christopher Crary) "at home." Bertha will marry Walter Sked the year after this census. William Sked, Walter Sked, and boarders Samuel and Thomas are all listed as "florists."
3 1860 US Census (East Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists William V. Skedd (age 44), wife Stella C. (age 40), and children Charles W. (age 15), Joseph M. (age 13), Byron C. (age 10) and Walter C. (age 5), living in Cleveland, Ohio. William is listed as a "carpenter." Living next door is John R. Skedd (age 46, b. England) and his family, who is probably William's brother. John Skedd is listed as a "gardener."