Thomson J. Skinner

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Thomson Joseph Skinner
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 1st district
In office
January 27, 1797 – March 3, 1799
Preceded by Theodore Sedgwick
Succeeded by Theodore Sedgwick
7th Treasurer and Receiver-General of Massachusetts
In office
1806–1808
Preceded by Jonathan Jackson
Succeeded by Josiah Dwight
Personal details
Born (1752-05-24)May 24, 1752
Colchester, Connecticut
Died January 20, 1809(1809-01-20) (aged 56)
Boston, Massachusetts
Political party Democratic-Republican

Thomson Joseph Skinner (May 24, 1752 – January 20, 1809) was an American politician in Massachusetts. He served in both the State's House and Senate, and represented Massachusetts's 12th congressional district (Berkshire County) in the U.S. House from 1797 to 1799 and again in 1803 to 1804.

Skinner also served as a judge and as the 7th Treasurer and Receiver-General of Massachusetts in 1806 and 1807.

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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Theodore Sedgwick
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 1st congressional district

January 27, 1797 – March 3, 1799
Succeeded by
Theodore Sedgwick
Preceded by
Samuel Thatcher
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts's 12th congressional district

March 4, 1803 – August 10, 1804
Succeeded by
Simon Larned
Political offices
Preceded by
Jonathan Jackson
7th Treasurer and Receiver General,
Commonwealth of Massachusetts

1806–1808
Succeeded by
Josiah Dwight