- Born: Abt 1520, England 624
- Marriage: Unknown
- Died: 5 Jun-3 Aug 1602, Haughley, Suffolk, England about age 82 624
Robert Blowgatt's will was dated 5 Jun 1602, and proved 3 Aug 1602. It can be found at Ipswich Probate Office: Arch. Sudbury. Book Copping 1600-1505; F. 142. Will of Blogate dated July 5, 1602, proved Aug 3, 1602
Noted events in his life were:
• Background Information. 1087
Robert, grandfather of the emigrant, died in 1602; in his will he left to his son Thomas all of his land and tenements in Haughley; to his wife Marie £30 to be paid within the porch or steeple of the church at Haughley; £30 to his son John; £15 each to his daughters Ann Beamond, Frances Blogate and Margaret; £10 to Margaret's daughter Ann when she shall become 21; £5 to his daughter Ellen With; 40 shillings to Elizabeth Blogate his god-daughter (daughter of his brother Thomas) and 24 shillings to Giles Blogate, son of said brother Thomas. His son Thomas was executor and was directed to pay all debts and legacies out of the household stuff and moveable goods; should Thomas default, then son John and Robert's friend John Sharpe of Haughley should administer will.
Bloget-Blogaett Descendents of Thomas of Cambridge, Vol. I, p. III