Cecil Cyrus Allan Bignell

28 January 1896–12 March 1971 (Age 75)
New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Cecil Cyrus Allan

When Cecil Cyrus Allan Bignell was born on 28 January 1896, in New South Wales, Australia, his father, Robert Bignell, was 47 and his mother, Mary BALLARD, was 41. He married May Charlotte Davies on 20 August 1921, in New South Wales, Australia. He died on 12 March 1971, at the age of 75.

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Cecil Cyrus Allan Bignell
May Charlotte Davies
Marriage: 20 August 1921

Spouse and Children

20 August 1921
New South Wales, Australia

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World Events (8)


Age 5

First Federal election.

Age 5

The Australian flag flown for the first time.

Age 22

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from Bignell near Bicester, Oxfordshire, so named with an Old English personal name Bicga + Old English hyll ‘hill’. 2. variant of Bicknell .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Cecil Alan Bignell, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"
  • Cecil Alan Bignell, "Find A Grave Index"

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