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Today is September 21.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

  Father Mother Birth place
Phoebe Janet Arbuthnot (1881-1973) Charles George Arbuthnot (1824-1899) Caroline Charlotte Clarke (c1845-1909) Blackheath, England, United Kingdom
Eliza Ballou (1801-1888) James Ballou (1761-1808) Mehitable Ingalls (1764-) Richmond, New Hampshire, United States
Maria Isabel of Orléans (1848-1919) Antoine of Orléans (1824-1890) Luisa Fernanda de España (1832-1897) Seville
Philippe I of Orléans (1640-1701) Louis XIII of France (1601-1643) Anna Maria Mauricia of Spain (1601-1666)
George Washington Catlin (1818-1898) Samuel Curtiss Catlin (1781-1855) Sarah Perry (1779-1863) Maryland, Otsego County, New York
Elna Helene Christine Christensen (1877-1955) Carl Christian Christensen (1848-1916) Ane Marie Nielsine Mikkelsen (1854-1885) Kobenhavn, Denmark
Joseph Cobcroft (1813-1890) Richard William Cobcroft (1793-1866) Charlotte Smith (1794-1828) Wilberforce, New South Wales, Australia
Joseph Crane (1834-?) Aretas Crane (?-?) Sarepta Doty (1806-?)
Sara Ann Delano (1854-1941) Warenne Delano (1809-1898) Catherine Robbins Lyman (1825-1896) Algonac, New York, United States
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Familypedia people who died on this day

  Father Mother Death place Age at death
Christian II. von Anhalt-Bernburg (1599-1656) Christian I. von Anhalt-Bernburg (1568-1630) Anna zu Bentheim-Tecklenburg (1579-1624) Bernburg 57
Hephzibah Baker (1849-1937) Charles Baker (1814-1897) Maria Cramp (1829-1888) Laggan, New South Wales, Australia 88
John Beaumont (?-1526) Henry Beaumont (?-1471) Eleanor Sutton (?-c1513) England
Freda Louise Bennett (1914-1975) William Henry Bennett (1873-1940) Amy Charles Wearne (1872-1914) Camborne, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom 61
Mary Bigelow (1775-1864) Thomas Bigelow (1753-1837) Hannah Chase (1757-1848) Petersburgh, Rensselaer County, New York 89
George Bowerman (1818-1872) George Bowerman (1791-1820) Mary Ann Partridge (1797-1877) Pennant Hills, New South Wales, Australia 54
Bertha Mary Carloss (1841-1892) John Carloss (?-?) Mary Ann Mckellar (1817-1890) Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia 51
William Clark (1812-1879) William Clark (c1770-1848) Ann Maria Singleton (1793-1862) Ben Bullen, New South Wales, Australia 67
Aaron Cleveland (c1743-1815) Susanna Porter (1716-1788) New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States 72
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

  Father Mother Joined with Wedding1 locality
Maria Barbara Bach (1792-1863) Johann Georg Bach (1756-1823) Maria Magdalena Eschenbach (1759-1844) Johann Nikolas Bauer (?-?)
Aubrey Edward Jack Beckham (1925-) Edward Charles Beckham (1901-) Queenie Violet Eldridge (1902-) Doris May Hamilton (1929-1971) Leytonstone, Essex
Elizabeth Blackman (1821-1897) Samuel A Blackman (1788-1843) Mary Hoskisson (1795-1857) Edward O'Hara (c1810-1863) Sydney
William Thomas Boxsell (1858-1933) Edward Boxsell (1832-1895) Elizabeth Wenham (1838-1906) Alice Woods (1860-1951) Meroo Meadow, New South Wales
Eglantine Susan Elizabeth Campbell (1887-1917) William Robert Campbell (c1838-1906) Eglantine Julie Deas-Thomson (1848-1917) Dudley Burton Napier North (1881-1961) Sydney
Rachel Anne Georgina Campbell (-1906) John F. V. Campbell, 2nd Earl of Cawdor (1817-1898) Sarah Mary Compton-Cavendish (1813-1881) Edward Stafford Howard (1851-1916)
Louis X Capet (1289-1316) Philip IV Capet (1268-1314) Joan I of Navarre (1271-1305) Marguerite de Bourgogne (1290-1315)+Clementia of Anjou (1293-1328)
Marguerite de Bourgogne (1290-1315) Robert II de Bourgogne (1248-1306) Agnes Capet (1260-1327) Louis X Capet (1289-1316)
William Charles Augustus Cavendish-Bentinck (1780-1826) William Henry Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland (1738-1809) Dorothy Cavendish (1750-1794) Georgiana Augusta Frederica Seymour (c1787-1813)+Anne Wellesley (c1788-1875)
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Familypedia people who had their second wedding (or first after a liaison) on this day

  Father Mother Joined with Wedding2 locality
Beatrix von Brandenburg (c1270-bef1316) Otto V. von Brandenburg (c1246-1298) Judith von Henneberg-Coburg (c1247-1327) Bolko I of Swidnica (c1254-1301) + Władysław of Bytom (c1280-1352)
Rebecca Best (1834-1921) Robert Best (c1810-1868) Mary Clements (c1790-1854) Thomas Lansdown (1817-1885)+Michael Vaughan (c1846-1908) Moss Vale, New South Wales
Bogislaw X. von Pommern (1454-1523) Erich II. von Pommern-Wolgast (1425-1474) Sophia von Pommern (c1435-1497) Anna von Mecklenburg (?-1464) + Margareta von Brandenburg (?-1489) + Anna Jagiellon (1476-1503)
Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke (1656-1733) Philip Herbert, 5th Earl of Pembroke (1621-1669) Catherine Villiers (1621-1669) Margaret Sawyer (1657-1706)+Barbara Slingsby (c1668-1721)+Mary Howe (c1670-1749) St.James's, Westminster
Lettice Knollys (1543-1634) Francis Knollys (c1511-1596) Catherine Carey (1524-1569) Walter Devereux, 1st Earl of Essex (1539-1576)+Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester (1532-1588)+Christopher Blount (c1555-1601)
Edward Worboys (c1809-1887) Edward Worboys (1779-1838) Harriet Garrett (1787-1849) Elizabeth Goss (?-1832)+Sarah Fennel (1810-1873) Newnham, Hertfordshire
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