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Decades: 1810s  1820s  1830s  - 1840s -  1850s  1860s  1870s

Years: 1839 1840 1841 - 1842 - 1843 1844 1845
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Year 1842 (MDCCCXLII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar).

Events of 1842Edit

January - MarchEdit

April - JuneEdit

July - SeptemberEdit

October - DecemberEdit


Ongoing eventsEdit


1842 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1842

Ab urbe condita 2595
Armenian calendar 1291
Bahá'í calendar -2 – -1
Buddhist calendar 2386
Coptic calendar 1558 – 1559
Ethiopian calendar 1834 – 1835
Hebrew calendar 5602 5603
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1897 – 1898
 - Shaka Samvat 1764 – 1765
 - Kali Yuga 4943 – 4944
Holocene calendar 11842
Iranian calendar 1220 – 1221
Islamic calendar 1257 – 1258
Japanese calendar Tenpō 13

(天保 13年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2502
Julian calendar 1887
Korean calendar 4175
Thai solar calendar 2385

January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

See also 1842 births.


January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

People of the year 1842 at Familypedia

201 people were born in 1842

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)John Kingsmill Abbott (1805-1847)Frances Amanda Brady (1821-1902)
Joseph Jasper Adair (1842-1846)Samuel Jefferson Adair (1806-1889)Jemima Catherina Mangum (1809-1848)
William John Adams (1842-1920)Henry Adams (1797-1866)Elizabeth Clarke (1822-1870)
Nancy Jane Aldridge (1842-1883)James T. Aldridge (1813-1884)Mary Chadwell (1815-1888)
Elizabeth Alldridge (1842-1906)Richard Alldridge (1815-1890)Ann Gordon Blunt (1820-1890)
Julian Underwood Alley (1842-1925)George Underwood Alley (1801-1879)Catherine Amelia Dods-Smith (1812-1890)
Catherine Annesley (1842-1925)James Annesley (c1801-1883)Elizabeth Quinn (c1810-1883)
Harriet Apps (1842-1930)William Apps (1813-1901)Philadelphia Foots (1813-1874)
Martha Aris (1842-1901)William Aris (1801-1867)Patience Catherine Aris (1804-1873)
Joshua Nimrod Bagnall (1842-1913)Thomas Liversage Bagnall (1803-1878)Elizabeth Hartshorn (1807-1854)
Helen Parker Baker (1842-1933)Elijah Baker (1820-1844)Hannah Augusta Winsor (1815-)
John Banfield (1842-1927)Thomas Banfield (c1810-1893)Margaret Twohig (c1812-1843)
Carolina Banté (1842-1842)Willem Banté (1799-1868)Gerritje Beltman (1800-1846)
Sarah Jane Bartlett (c1842-c1918)
Alfred Bath (1842-1900)William Bath (1804-1870)Sarah Jane West (1815-1909)
... further results

115 children were born to the 90 women born in 1842

98 people died in 1842

 FatherMotherAge at death
Caleb Abell (1763-1842)Robert Abell (1721-1800)Mary Thompson (1718-1787)79
Thomas Allen (1755-1842)Thomas Allen (1728-1798)Elizabeth Christophers (1714-1787)87
Eliza Maria Allred (1822-1842)James Allred (1784-1876)Elizabeth Warren (1786-1879)
Nancy Chummy Allred (1820-1842)James Allred (1784-1876)Elizabeth Warren (1786-1879)
Ezra Badlam (1773-1842)Ezra Badlam (1743-1778)Patience Capen (1747-1832)
Francis Neville Baglin (1763-1842)Matthew Baglin (c1725-1803)Ann Neville (c1725-1803)79
Anky Ballard (1760-1842)Philip Ballard (c1722-1778)Nancy Ann Johnson (c1724-?)82
Carolina Banté (1842-1842)Willem Banté (1799-1868)Gerritje Beltman (1800-1846)
Lorenzo Dow Barnes (1812-1842)Phineas Barnes (1770-1855)Abigail Smith (1777-1849)
Elizabeth D Bateman (1762-1842)80
John Perry Benson (1781-1842)John Benson (1749-1818)Mary Holbrook (1762-1814)61
James Blackman (1759-1842)James Blackman (1733-aft1759)Jane Hearn (bef1739-aft1759)83
James Blackmore (1815-1842)Thomas Blackmore (1792-)Martha Mills (1787-1884)
Mary Blundell (-1842)John Blundell (1753-1826)Ann Bunn (1751-1824)
Henry Boyle, 3rd Earl of Shannon (1771-1842)Richard Boyle, 2nd Earl of Shannon (1728-1807)Catharine Ponsonby (1746-1827)71
... further results

9156 people lived in 1842

Te Rauparaha (c1760-1849)Werawera (c1750-)Parekowhatu (c1750-)
Adrianus Aalders (c1779-1861)Hendrik AaldersMaria van den Spek
Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Johannes Aangeenbrug (1773)Trijntje Johannesdr de Graaff (c1777)
Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Geertje Pietersdr van der Neut (1801-c1835)
Hendrina Aarts (1805-1876)Godefridus Aarts (1778-1826)Elisabeth Damen (1787-1848)
Cornelia Ariens Abbenes (1795-1858)Arien Ariensz Abbenes (c1740-1806)Antje Jacobs Krijnen (c1757-1814)
Abiel Abbot (1765-1859)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)
Elizabeth Abbot (1766-1853)John Abbot (1735-1818)Abigail Abbot (1734-1807)
Ezra Abbot (1772-1847)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
Hannah Abbot (1789-1871)William Abbot (1748-1793)Phebe Ballard (1752-1846)
Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Ezra Abbot (1772-1847)Rebekah Hale (1781-1860)
Henry Palmer Abbott (1827-1903)Thomas Abbott (c1774-1855)Eleanor Kingsmill (c1787-1873)
John Joseph Caldwell Abbott (1821-1893)Joseph Abbott (c1790-1862)Harriet Bradford (c1800-1873)
John Kingsmill Abbott (1805-1847)Thomas Abbott (c1774-1855)Eleanor Kingsmill (c1787-1873)
... further results

Events of the year 1842 at FamilypediaEdit

134 people were married in 1842.

 Joined with
Mary Ann Albury (1821-1906)Jabez Buckman (1818-1901)
William Moore Allred (1819-1901)Orissa Angela Bates (1823-1878) + Martha Jane Martindale (1837-1860) + Mary Eleanor Osborn (1831-1906)
Edward Arbon (1819-1896)Mary Frost (1818-1845)+Hannah Harper (1826-1893)+Mary Ann Matthews (1834-1907)
William Arbon (1816-1895)Elizabeth Hardwick (1824-1909)
James Avery (c1814-1875)Catherine Heaslip (c1825-1904)
Patty Bartlett (1795-1892)David Sessions (1790-1850) + Joseph Smith (1805-1844) + John Parry (1789-1868)
Cornelis Besseling (1812-1883)Trijntje Koopman (1810-1899)
Lewis Crum Bidamon (1806-1891)Nancy Sebree + Maryann Douglass + Emma Hale (1804-1879) + Nancy Abercrombie
Samuel Blackman (1819-1903)Jane Hoskisson (1827-1907)
Frederick Ingram Clarridge Blunt (c1818-1898)Esther Lynch (c1820-1905)
Joshua Booby (1793-1882)Jane Paterson (1777-1842)+Mary Bridget Twohill (1806-1901)
Richard Botting (1816-1891)Sarah Thorpe (1823-1894)
William Bowden (1819-1899)Caroline Munn (1818-1901)
Mary Ann Brooker (1821-1862)James Warby (1817-1849)+Thomas Byrnes (c1798-1870)
Ebenezer Brown (1802-1878)Ann Weaver (1806-1842) + Phoebe Draper (1797-1879) + Elsie Samantha Pulsipher (1837-1877) + Mary Elizabeth Wright (1837-1870)
... further results

There were 0 military battles in 1842.

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