Ann Bligh (Blygh) (1802)


Birth08 Feb 1802 at Tibenham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
Death17 Sep 1876 at Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA
Burial17 Sep 1876 at Ogden City Cemet, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA

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Ann Bligh research

This is a most interesting family. The archive record of this family was prepared as if Mr. Bligh and Ann Bligh were a married couple. This is very misleading, as Ann Bligh never married. The archive record [LDS] shows 5 children born at Shelfanger to Mr. Bligh and Mrs. Ann Bligh. There were in fact 7 children born to Ann Bligh, a single woman, at Tibenham, not Shelfanger. The 2 children not shown on the archive record are Mary, christened 15 October 1769 and the second John born 13 January 1789. Once the parentage of Ann Bligh is determined, her father's name can be corrected in your records.

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