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Warrington appears to have confused the person mentioned in the diary, a Fellow of Peterhouse per L&M, with the following:
Skelton, Bevil (c.1641–1696), diplomat and soldier, was the eldest son of the Yorkshire soldier Sir John Skelton (d. 1673), lieutenant-governor of Plymouth from 1660, and his wife, Bridget (d. 1681), daughter of Sir Peter Prideaux. ...
for additional details see ODNB entry
Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.