Edward Bonnet

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ChartsAncestors of Harriet Hanson Robinson
Stede Bonnet to Harriet (Robinson) Pierce
Edward Bonnet, son of Stede Bonnet and Mary Allamby, was born at St. Michael's Parish, Barbados, 24 September 17131 and baptized at St. James' Parish, Barbados, 28 October 1713.2 He died before 13 August 1751,3 when he was buried at Christ Church Parish, Barbados.3

Edward married Mary Thornhill, daughter of Colonel Dowding Thornhill and Jane Terrill, at Barbados say 1733.4,5


Mary Thornhill b. say 1715
  • Mary Thornhill Bonnet4 b. say 1734
  • Jane Waldron Bonnet4 b. say 1736
  • Thomasin Bonnet+6,5 b. 17 May 1738, d. bef. 27 Nov 1765
  • Thomas Bonnet7 b. 2 Apr 1743
  • Oriana Bonnet8 b. 22 Apr 1744
This person was last edited on22 Aug 2016


  1. [S415] Joanne McRee Sanders, compiler, Barbados Records: Baptisms, 1637-1800 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1984), 330, 56, further cited as Barbados Baptisms.
  2. [S415] Sanders, Barbados Baptisms, 330.
  3. [S837] Blackrock, Barbados, Barbados parochial registers, Series A, 1637-1850 (Anglican), Christ Church Burials: 21A:119, FHL microfilm 1157933, further cited as Barbados Registers.
  4. [S829] "Thornhill of Barbados," Genealogies of Barbados Families From Caribbeana and The Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society, James C. Brandow, editor (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1983, 515-526, at 515-526; Originally published, The Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society IX (1942): 90-101, further cited as "Thornhill of Barbados."
  5. [S1673] Gregory Don Cooke, "Historic Ancestors: Major Stede Bonnet, Pirate of the Caribbean," The Genealogist 25 (Spring 2011): 31-33, at 32, further cited as Cooke, "Major Stede Bonnet."
  6. [S415] Sanders, Barbados Baptisms, 299.
  7. [S415] Sanders, Barbados Baptisms, 114.
  8. [S415] Sanders, Barbados Baptisms, 116.