Robert M. Crowl:
JOSHUA W. SKEELS (NICHOLAS, WILLIAM) was born 17 Aug 1819 in Ohio, and died 21 Jun 1914 in Jefferson Co., Ohio. He married CATHERINE LEGGETT 06 Feb 1846 in Tuscawaras Co., Ohio, daughter of NATHAN LEGGETT and ELIZABETH RIPPETH. She was born Dec 1827 in Ohio, and died 27 Oct 1909 in Leesville, Carroll Co., Ohio.
Notes for CATHERINE LEGGETT:
The 1900 census states both parents of Catherine were from Pennsylvania. It also indicates that she had 5 children, with 3 still living.