First Generation

1. Helen CUMMINGS married Joseph FOSTER in 1865 in Old Monkland (Middle District), Lanarkshire, Scotland.


Joseph FOSTER died in 1885 in Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He and Helen CUMMINGS had the following children:



Margaret FOSTER (1872?- )

Second Generation

2. Margaret FOSTER , daughter of Joseph FOSTER and Helen CUMMINGS, was born in 1872 (approx.). She married Thomas SKILLEN on 31 December 1889 in Russell Street 6, Wishaw, Lanarkshire, Scotland.


Thomas SKILLEN , son of John SKILLEN (1832?-1872) and Ann DUDGEON (1840-1914), was born on 2 August 1868 in Coltness Cottages 13, Overtown, Lanarkshire, Scotland. In 1871 he was resident in Simpsons School 1 , Cambusnethan. Lanarkshire. Scotland. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland. In 1881 he was resident in Stewarton Street 5, Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He appeared in the census in 1881 in Cambusnethan. In 1889 he was resident in Orchard Row 10. He died in Unresearched or unknown?