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Pearl Devere BIGNELL

Pearl Devere BIGNELL

Male 1892 - 1957  (64 years)

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  • Name Pearl Devere BIGNELL 
    Born 6 Sep 1892  Frankfort, Pepin, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    • from WWI Draft Registration Card
    Gender Male 
    History WWI Draft Registration Card gives birth date as 6 Sep 1893.
    Obituary - PLUM CITY, Wisconsin - Funeral services were held last Tuesday in the Latter Day Saints Church at Porcupine for Pearl Bignell, 64, Elder Clive Metcalf officiated. Burial was in Porcupine Cemetery. Mr. Bignell, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bignell, was born Sept. 6, 1892, in the Porcupine community. On July 12, 1916, he married Flora Oberding of Plum City. They farmed south of here in Plum Creek Valley.
    Surviving are: his wife; two children, Mrs. Edward (Fern) Bauer, Arkansaw Rt. 2, and Mrs. Robert (June) Caturia, Hudson; four grandchildren and two brothers, Nathan Bignell, Redmond, Washington, and Chester Bignell, Durand. Five sisters and one child are dead.
    Published Tuesday, February 19, 1957, Winona Daily News, Pg. 11 
    Occupation Farmer, Pierce County Highway Patrolman 
    Died 17 Feb 1957  Plum City, Pierce, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 19 Feb 1957  Porcupine Cemetery, Frankfort, Pepin, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1772  Reid Family | David's side of the family
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2013 

    Father Robert A. BIGNELL,   b. 16 Mar 1846, Simpson Parish, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1930, Pepin, Pepin, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Didama PLACE,   b. 24 Feb 1859, Penfield, Huston, Clearfield, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1931, Pepin, Pepin, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 27 May 1875  Frankfort, Pepin, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Photos
    Bignell, Robert-1846 Family
    Bignell, Robert-1846 Family
    Back Row: Chester (1885), Daisy (1889), Otis (1881), Pearl (1892), Leoma (1887) Front Row: Orba (1901), Nathan (1876), Robert (1846), Didama (1859) (Lotta -1879 is pictured in front-died in 1898)
    Courtesy of Alex Bongo. Taken around 1906.
    Headstones
    Bignell, Robert-1846 & Didama (HS)
    Bignell, Robert-1846 & Didama (HS)
    Family ID F87  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Flora (Flossie) C. OBERDING,   b. 4 Apr 1893, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1986, Durand, Pepin, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 12 Jul 1916  Pepin Co., Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Fern E. GRANT,   b. 5 Jan 1915, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1991, Durand, Pepin, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Robert L. BIGNELL,   b. Abt Feb 1917, Pepin Co., Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1924, Pepin Co., Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 6 years)
     3. June Ruth BIGNELL,   b. 23 Aug 1924, Pierce Co., Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 2008, United Hospital, St. Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Headstones
    Bignell, Pearl D.-1892 & Flora C. (HS)
    Bignell, Pearl D.-1892 & Flora C. (HS)
    Family ID F1250  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Sep 1892 - Frankfort, Pepin, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Jul 1916 - Pepin Co., Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Feb 1957 - Plum City, Pierce, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 19 Feb 1957 - Porcupine Cemetery, Frankfort, Pepin, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Bignell, Pearl Devere-1892
    Bignell, Pearl Devere-1892
    Taken about 1906.
    Bignell, Robert-1846 Family
    Bignell, Robert-1846 Family
    From left to right: (Back Row) Chester, Daisy, Otis, Pearl, Leoma (Front Row) Orba, Nathan, Robert, Didama (Lotta is pictured in front-died in 1898)
    Courtesy of Alex Bongo. Taken around 1906.

  • Sources 
    1. [S237] United States Federal Census, Frankfort, Pepin, Wisconsin; Enumeration District #115, Pg. 2A.

    2. [S238] United States Federal Census, Frankfort, Pepin, Wisconsin; Enumeration District #151, Pg. 7B.

    3. [S239] United States Federal Census, Frankfort, Pepin, Wisconsin; Enumeration District #147, Pg. 2B.

    4. [S240] United States Federal Census, Maiden Rock, Pierce, Wisconsin; Enumeration District #47-11, Pg. 6A.

    5. [S241] United States Federal Census, Maiden Rock, Pierce, Wisconsin; Enumeration District #47-12, Pg. 6B.

    6. [S378] Wisconsin Marriages.