Person:Grace Bignette (2)

Grace Bignette
m. Abt 1544
  1. Johan BignettEst 1545 -
  2. Alice BignettEst 1547 -
  3. George BignettEst 1549 - 1611
  4. Agnes BignettEst 1551 -
  5. Stephen BignettEst 1553 - 1628
  6. Cicely Bignett1555/56 - 1619
  7. John Bignett1560 -
  8. William Bignett1562 - 1626
  9. Grace Bignett1567 - Abt 1629
m. 2 Jul 1587
  1. Margaret BullardEst 1588 -
  2. Joane BullardEst 1590 -
  3. Grace BullardEst 1592 -
  4. William BullardAbt 1594 - 1686
  5. John BullardEst 1596 - 1678
  6. Robert BullardAbt 1598 - 1639
  7. Mary Bullard1599/00 - 1599/00
  8. Katherine Bullard1599/00 - 1599/00
  9. George BullardEst 1602 - 1688/89
  10. Ellen BullardEst 1604 -
Facts and Events
Name Grace Bignette
Gender Female
Christening[1] 8 Jun 1567 Hoxne, Suffolk, England
Marriage 2 Jul 1587 Barnham, Suffolk, EnglandSt. Martin
to William Buller
Death[2][3] Abt 1629 Barnham, Suffolk, England
Probate[3] 8 Feb 1629/30 Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England
References
  1. Stott, Clifford L., and Myrtle Stevens Hyde. The English Bullard Family Revisited and their Bignett Connection. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (2000)
    154:175-76.

    'William Buller (or Bullard) ... was born say 1562, and he died between 16 May and 18 June 1610, the dates of the execution and probate of his will [citing Archdeaconry of Sudbury Wills, 43/224 (FHL microfilm 97,077)]. He married in the Barnham parish church of St. Martin, 2 July 1587, Grace Bignett [citing St. Martin, Barnham, Bishop's Transcripts (FHL microfilm 989,626), and noting that Smith, in AEBK incorrectly identified Grace as Grace Howes, the widow of Stephen Bignett], who was baptized in the parish of Hoxne, Suffolk, on 8 June 1567, daughter of William and Margaret (_____) Bignett.'

  2. Smith, Dean Crawford, and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Ancestry of Eva Belle Kempton 1878-1908. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1996-2008)
    1:199, 203.

    p. 199: 'The surname is frequently rendered "Buller" or "Bullar," and the variant "Bullard" is not seen until the 1640s.'
    p. 203: 'WILLIAM BULLARD ... born England say 1561; died probably Barnham between 16 May 1610 when he wrote his will and 18 June 1610 when it was proved (Archdeaconry of Sudbury); married St Martin, Barnham 2 July 1587 GRACE (HOWES) BIGNETTE, born say 1560, died probably shortly before 8 February 1629/30 when her will, in which she calls herself of "Burnham," was proved [(Archdeadonry of Sudbury, R2/54/393)], probably the widow of Stephen Bignett of Eye, Suffolk.

  3. 3.0 3.1 Stott, Clifford L., and Myrtle Stevens Hyde. The English Bullard Family Revisited and their Bignett Connection. New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (2000)
    154:176.

    'Grace died probably in late 1629 or early 1630; her will, probated on 8 February 1629/30, has no date [citing Archdeaconry of Sudbury Wills, 50/393 (FHL microfilm 97,084)].'

  4.   Bullard, Edgar J. (Edgar John), and Gail Wheeler Pritchard. Bullard and Allied Families: the American Ancestors of George Newton Bullard and Mary Elizabeth Bullard. (Detroit, Michigan: E. J. Bullard, 1930)
    page 13.

    Grace (Bignett) Buller (widow of William Buller) 'died 1629-30, leaving a will in which the following children were mentioned: Grace, ... Ellen, ... William ... Katharine, ... Mary, ... Robert, ... John, ... Joane, ... George, ...'