no image
Privacy Level: Open (White)

Catherine (Punchard) Welham (abt. 1664 - abt. 1680)

Catherine [uncertain] Welham [uncertain] formerly Punchard
Born about in Bedingfield, Suffolk, Englandmap [uncertain]
Ancestors ancestors
Daughter of [uncertain] and [uncertain]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died about at about age 16 in Bedingfield, Suffolk, Englandmap [uncertain]
Profile manager: Nick Bell private message [send private message]
Profile last modified | Created 6 Jan 2010
This page has been accessed 202 times.


Flag of Suffolk (adopted 2017)
Catherine (Punchard) Welham was born in Suffolk, England.

Catherine Punchard was baptised at Bedingfield on 8 February 1663/4 at Bedingfield. She was the daughter of John Punchard and Dorcas Paton.[1]

She married R. Welham.[1]

Research Notes

Removed birth date of 24 Oct 1650 from birth field. There is a baptism for sister Anne (Punchard) Bardwell (bef.1650-abt.1726) on that date at Wingfield but not Catherine. The Visitation of England and Wales gives a baptism date for Catherine of 8 February 1663/4 at Bedingfield.

Catherine Punchard died in July 1680 in Bedingfield, Suffolk, England, when she was 29 years old. (Source needed)


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Vistation of England and Wales (Vol. 5); Joseph Jackson Howard, Frederick Arthur Crisp; Priv. printed, 1903. Internet Archive (page 13 of 51)

More Genealogy Tools

Sponsored Search

Is Catherine your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by

No known carriers of Catherine's ancestors' DNA have taken a DNA test.

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Sponsored by Ancestry ®

Family History Search.


Enter a grandparent's name. Just one grandparent can lead you to many discoveries.


Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

P  >  Punchard  |  W  >  Welham  >  Catherine (Punchard) Welham

Categories: Wingfield, Suffolk | Bedingfield, Suffolk