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Today is July 29.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

  Father Mother Birth locality Birth nation
Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903) Thomas Abbott (c1774-1855) Eleanor Kingsmill (c1787-1873) Ireland
Martín I of Aragon (1356-1410) Pedro IV of Aragon (1319-1387) Eleanor of Sicily (1325-1375)
Isaac Blundell (1823-bef1891) Richard Blundell (1787-1879) Jane Wilkins (1793-1872) St Mary Cray United Kingdom
Mary Brown (1831-1906) Edward Charles Brown (1806-) Elizabeth (c1807-1886) Richmond, London United Kingdom
Hermanus Brussé (1797-1822) Jacobus Brussé (c1768-1813) Adriana Honing (1757-1844) Haarlem Netherlands
Henri Jules de Bourbon (1643-1709) Louis de Bourbon (1621-1686) Claire-Clémence de Maillé-Brézé Paris
Mary Chadwell (1815-1888) David Chadwell (1790-1872) Jane Johnson (1795-1885) United States
William Chaloner (1714-1754) Edward Chaloner (1683-1737) Anne Bowes (c1703-) Sedgefield United Kingdom
Jane Alice Cook (1867-1940) William Cook (1800-1874) Ann Kearns (c1822-1877) Kempsey, New South Wales Australia
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Familypedia people who died on this day

  Father Mother Death locality Age at death
Jane Atkinson (1634-1724) Eleanor Emery (1656-1698) Cambridge, Massachusetts
Ludovico Arroyo Bañas (1901-1979) Celestino Bañas y Barboza Francisca Arroyo Iloilo City
Cornelis Jacobus Bergman (1892-1971) Dirk Theodorus Bergman (1859-1909) Wilhelmina Hendrika van Bruggen (1857-1903) Amsterdam 79
Katalin Bethlen de Bethlen (1700-1759) Sámuel Bethlen de Bethlen (1663-1708) Borbála Nagy de Borsa Sibiu
Jonathan Bigelow (1673-1749) Jonathan Bigelow (1646-1711) Rebecca Shepard (1650-1686) Hartford, Connecticut
James Macarthur Bowman (1829-1871) James Bowman (1784-1846) Mary Isabella Macarthur (1796-1852) Camden Park, New South Wales 42
Sarah Ann Bray (1847-1927) James William Bray (1822-1881) Anne Sussannah Blackman (1828-1859) Enmore, New South Wales 80
Joseph Reinhart Brecht (1867-1944) Reinhart Brecht (1827-1912) Catherine Wagner (1842-1923) 77
Hannah Bushell (1836-1893) Paul Bushell (c1768-1853) Isabella Brown (1801-1883) Ultimo, New South Wales 57
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

  Father Mother Joined with Wedding1 locality
William Aris (c1774-1837) William Aris (-1805) Mary Briscoe Ann Turvey (c1773-1852) Teddington
Jessie Bowden (1863-1952) William Bowden (1819-1899) Caroline Munn (1818-1901) Samuel Osborne (1863-1923) Raymond Terrace
Johannes Michael Brecht (1662-1719) Hans Balthasar Brecht (1636-1703) Anna Margaretha Christman (1637-) Anna Katherine Hoffman (c1664-) Schreisheim
Ann Benny Goard Chivell (c1831-1864) Joseph Chivell (c1798-1855) Ann Bennie Goard (1800-1880) William Henry Pederick (c1830-1904) Adelaide
Florence Edith Dolden (1887-1973) Alfred Arthur Hicks (1881-1958)
Anne Edwards (1810-1861) Robert Alfred Evenden (1814-1892) Rye, East Sussex
George Eglinton (1799-1884) Margaret Ferguson Westward, Cumbria
Robert Alfred Evenden (1814-1892) Robert Evenden (1783) Sarah Tillman (1790) Anne Edwards (1810-1861)+Hannah Tester (1817-1893) Rye, East Sussex
Mary Jane Farrell (1862-1944) Samuel Farrell (1818-1894) Mary Bath (1831-1903) Samuel Rapson Watts (1859-1924) Walcha, New South Wales
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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
Joseph Doty (1795-1889) Samuel Doty (1765-1829) Mary Brown (1761-1844) Euphemia Thompson (1801-?)+Cynthia Ann Freeman (1824-?)
Jean Lyon (c1556-bef1610) John Lyon, 8th Lord Glamis (1544-1578) Elizabeth Abernethy (1548-1581) Robert Douglas (bef1569-1585)+Archibald Douglas, 8th Earl of Angus (c1555-1588)+Alexander Lindsay, 1st Lord Spynie (c1564-1607)
Mary of Scotland (1542-1586) James V of Scotland (1512-1542) Mary of Guise (1515-1560) François II of Angouleme (1544-1560)+Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley (1545-1567)+James Hepburn, Duke of Orkney (c1536-1578) Edinburgh
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