Antonetta Skerrett (née Nugent)

???? - 1785


Daughter of Walter Nugent, married Robert Skerrett of Skerretts (later Nugents and Clare Hall) in St John's, Antigua, 14/11/1758. Inherited Skerretts on the death of her husband in 1771. Apparently died insolvent circa 1785; the estate passed to the Codringtons. See estate information for Skerretts for more on Antonetta's financial circumstances.


PROB 11/970/175; Langford Vere Oliver, History of the Island of Antigua (London, Mitchell and Hughes, 1894) Vol. III pp. 88-89, 'Skerrett of Antigua'.

We are grateful to Arthur Joseph for his assistance with compiling this entry.

Further Information

Maiden Name
Robert Skerrett

Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1771 [SY] - 1785 [EY] → Owner

Relationships (2)

Sister → Brother
Wife → Husband