Margaret

Female 1522 - 1596


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  • Name  Margaret  
    Born  1522  Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Died  May 1596  Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Will  19 May 1596  Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • ... to the poore people Inhabitinge in hoxne aforesaide xiijs iiijd of Lawfull Inglish monye To be destributed amongest them by my Executor hereafter named with the advyce of the church wardens of the same Towne where most nede shalbe within one monethe after my decease.

      And where Willm Bignet my late husbande deceassed by his last will and Testament in wrightinge bearing date the twentie daye of Maye in the yeare of our Lord God. 1583 willed and given to me the said margarett & my assignes the occupacon, use & pfighte (profit) of his Ten(emen)te & Lands with all the hereditaments and other appurtenances there unto belongings Lieng & being in hoxne aforesaide and other Townes adioyninge To holde to me, and my assignes for the terme of fourty daies next after the day of the deceasse of me the saide Margarett. I will and my intent and meanynge is that Robert Runacers my son in Lawe & his assignes shall have the occupacon use and profites of all and singuler the said Landes Tenem(en)ts and hereditaments for and duringe the said terme of fortie dayes next after my decease ...

      ... to the saide Robt Runacres my sonne in Lawe twentie shillinges of like monye as is aforesaide to be by him provyded and taken out of my goodes or the value thereof Imediatlie after my deceasse towards suche charges as he shalbe at for and aboute my buryall.

      ... to vertue Bignet one of the children of willm Bignet my sonne one of my Ewe Lambes to be delivred to her the saide vertue Immediatlie after my decease.

      ... to John Bignet one of the sonnes of Stephn Bignet my sonne (one of my) Ewe Lambes to bee delivred to the saide Stephn to the use of his saide sonne immediatlie after my Decease.

      ... to George Bignet my sonne my steeping fatte (vat), my longe Ladder, and my haye.

      All the residue of my goods, chattells houshold stuffe, utensills, Lynnen, (illegible), monye & other Implements whatsoever, my debts being paide, and the Legasies given and bequeathed ... dischardged, and the chardges and the probate of this my saide Last will and Testament deducted, I will and my meanynge is, thay shall be devyded and ptid (parted?) into fower equall and indifferent parts as maye bee by Thomas Barker and Robte Glamfeild of hoxne afforesaide yeomen, and my Executor hereafter named, or by ane twoo of them or by the survivour of them within convenient tyme withnext after my decease.

      After wch division and partition made as is aforesaide.

      I doe give and bequeaths to the saide Stephn Bignet my sonne one of the saide pts and to Willm Bignet my sonne I give one other of the saide pts. And I doe give and bequeaths to joane Crosse my daughter the wyfe of Edmund Crosse, Agnes Runacers my daughter the wife of the saide Robte Runacers to every of them my saide too daughters a pt of thother too pts. Residue of the saide fower partts. To be delivered to evrye of my saide fower children Last named by my Executor hereafter named Immediatlye after suche division & ption made as ys aforesaide to everie of them a pt of the saide fower parts Provyded allwayes ... (if any of the children were not contended with their part, and troubled the others about it, they to lose their legacy and it to be distributed among the others) ... And I doe ordaine nomynate and appointe the saide Robert Runacers my son in Law sole Executor of this my present Testament and Last will, and he to see the same duely p(er)formed. (but if he does not prove the will within one month, then Thomas Barker to be executor)

      ... In wittness whereof I the saide Margaret Bignet have to this my present Testament and Last will sett my marke in the presence of Robte Glamfeild, John Glamfeild, Rbert hovell, John dade & others.

      mrget Bignet hir mrke.
    Buried  25 May 1596  Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I38094  Bryant
    Last Modified  26 Mar 2006 

    Family  William Bignett,   b. 1519, St. Martin, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1583, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1544  Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Johan Bignett,   b. 1545, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Alice Bignett,   b. 1547, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1611, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. George Bignett,   b. 1549, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 10 May 1611, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Agnes Bignett,   b. 1551, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Stephen Bignett,   b. 1553, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1628, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Cicely Bignett,   d. Abt Jun 1619, Hoxne, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. John Bignett
     8. William Bignett,   d. 1626, Eye, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Grace Bignett,   d. Bef 08 Feb 1630, Barnham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F816  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1522 - Hoxne, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt 1544 - Hoxne, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - May 1596 - Hoxne, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 19 May 1596 - Hoxne, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 25 May 1596 - Hoxne, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S141] IGI, LDS.

    2. [S13] NEHGR, NEHGR, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society), 154:181.

    3. [S13] NEHGR, NEHGR, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society), 154:184.


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