What's the name of Richard Ingraham's wife? Allegedly Elizabeth Wignoll? Unknown?

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Is the given name of Richard Ingraham's first wife known?

Is it Elizabeth?

Where is the record for the marriage 4 Apr 1628?

Is she Elizabeth Wignoll? Anderson (Great Migration) considers Elizabeth Wignall to be a figment of RT Meyers imagination (See profile for her alleged brother John]] )

Sources? Even the bad ones shed light.

WikiTree profile: Elizabeth Ingram
in Genealogy Help by Anne B G2G Astronaut (1.1m points)
edited by Anne B

If the 1628 marriage took place in Barrowby as  on the profile, it should be here https://www.lincstothepast.com/General-register/543430.record?pt=T

(I can't view these  images on my phone so can't check)

That was helpful Helen. the viewer is a pain but there was not a marriage record in 1628 in Barrowby.
Wignall-2 is my tenth grandmother, Trogstad-3. :)
Jodi, I hope you won't be too upset when she turns into Elizabeth Unknown.

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Findmypast 

First name(s) Richard
Last name Ingram
Sex Male
Birth year -
Marriage year 1648
Marriage date 24 Apr 1648
Marriage place Frampton
Spouse's first name(s) Elizabeth
Spouse's last name Reynolds
County Lincolnshire
Country England
Archive Lincolnshire Archives
Record set Lincolnshire Marriages
Category Life Events (BDMs)
Subcategory Parish Marriages
Collections from England, Great Britain
by Marion Poole G2G Astronaut (1.0m points)
Thanks, Marion.  Since the marriage given here is 1648 in England, it must be for a completely different Richard Ingraham, as the immigrant had been in New England for a decade or more. The immigrant was having children with his New England wife in New England at the time this English marriage took place.

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