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Isabel Benion (Higginson)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Solihull, Warwick, England
Death: after 1612
Berkswell, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
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Daughter of Thomas Higginson, of Berkeswell and Agnes Higgenson
Wife of Thomas Benion
Mother of Margery Augur and Gabriel Bynnion, Sr.
Sister of Ursula Benion; Robert "gentleman" Higginson; Dorothy Hanslap; Elizabeth Wilmer; George Higginson and 3 others

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About Isabel Benion


Source: Source: Clifford L. Stott, "The Higginson Family of Berkeswell, Warwickshire, and Its American Descendants (part 2)," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 171 (Fall 2017): 318-25

IsabelB/C Higginson (ThomasC/D, JohnD/E) was born say 1550. She married Thomas Benyon before 29 November 1573, when he was called son-in-law in the will of Thomas Higginson of Berkeswell. Isabel is not specifically named in her father's will, but Thomas Benyon's will, below, identifies his wife Isabel and describes Thomas Higginson of Barkeswell as his daughter's uncle and Thomas Higginson of Solihull as a kinsman. In her 1595 will, Marie Hill, widow of Meriden, Warwickshire, left 5 shillings to her cousin Isabel Benyon. Thomas Benyon, yeoman, was appointed overseer in the will of Rev. William Stockton of Berkeswell, dated 2 March 1593[/4?].[42] His son Jonas Stockton was one of the ministers in Elizabeth City, Virginia, in 1621.[43] Thomas was also mentioned in the 1596 will of his brother John Benyon of Stoneleigh.[44] The will of Thomas Benyon of Berkeswell, yeoman, was executed 19 June 1608 and proved 26 November 1608.


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Isabel Benion's Timeline

1550
1550
Solihull, Warwick, England
1590
1590
Age 40
London, Middlesex, England
1593
1593
Age 43
Berkswell, Warwickshire , England
1612
1612
Age 62
Berkswell, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom