For the board game, see 1854.
Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
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Year 1854 (MDCCCLIV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Friday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar).

Events of 1854Edit

January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit



Original map by Dr John Snow showing the clusters of cholera cases in the London epidemic of 1854


Ongoing eventsEdit


1854 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1854

Ab urbe condita 2607
Armenian calendar 1303
Bahá'í calendar 10 – 11
Buddhist calendar 2398
Coptic calendar 1570 – 1571
Ethiopian calendar 1846 – 1847
Hebrew calendar 5614 5615
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1909 – 1910
 - Shaka Samvat 1776 – 1777
 - Kali Yuga 4955 – 4956
Holocene calendar 11854
Iranian calendar 1232 – 1233
Islamic calendar 1270 – 1271
Japanese calendar Kaei 7

(嘉永 7 年)

— changed to —
Ansei 1

(安政 元年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2514
Julian calendar 1899
Korean calendar 4187
Thai solar calendar 2397

January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit

See also 1854 births.


January - JuneEdit

People of the year 1854 at Familypedia

223 people were born in 1854

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Emma Adlam (1854-1913)Matthew Adlam (-1908)Eliza
Harriet Albury (1854-1935)John Albury (1823-1855)Mary Ann Masters (1822-1901)
Louisa Alford (c1854-c1927)John Alford (1814-1882)Hannah Gutsell (1824-1903)
James Tillman Sanford Allred (1854-1902)James Tillmon Sanford Allred (1825-1905)Elizabeth Bridget Manwaring (1821-1866)
Boleta Christena Anderson (1854-1948)Jens Christian Anderson (1821-1910)Margrethe Nielsen Christiansen (1830-1916)
John George Argent (1854-1918)John Argent (c1826-1892)Louisa Ann Laxton (c1829-1918)
Rebecca Frances Ashcroft (1854-1937)Henry Ashcroft (1827-1896)Rebecca Frances Taber (1830-1902)
Julia Asher (1854-1926)
Eliza Aspinall (1854-1919)George Aspinall (c1815-bef1881)Lucy Porritt (1822-1887)
Frank Urquhart Austin (c1854-1916)
William Bailey (1854-1936)John Thomas Bailey (c1810-1890)Elizabeth Ann Prosser (1814-1885)
Mary Maria Baker (1854-1937)Edward Baker (1819-1861)Sarah Lewis (1827-)
Johanna Cornelia Bakker (1854-1888)Leendert Bakker (1825-1866)Gerarda van Steen (1822-1893)
James Henry Baldwin (1854-1926)Henry Baldwin (1827-1864)Mary Ann Houston (1835-1856)
George Theodore Bankston (1854-1942)Levi Harrison Bankston (1816-1900)Sarah Magee (1821-1900)
... further results

161 children were born to the 96 women born in 1854

122 people died in 1854

 FatherMotherAge at death
Eleanor Apps (1815-1854)George Apps (1791-)Sarah Baker (c1794-)39
Mary Anne Ashley-Cooper (c1766-1854)Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 4th Earl of Shaftesbury (1711-1771)Mary Bouverie (1730-1804)88
Richard Bagot (1782-1854)William Bagot, 1st Baron Bagot (1729-1798)Elizabeth Louisa St. John (c1744-1820)72
Joseph Beaky (c1792-1854)62
William R Blackman (c1800-1854)James Blackman (1759-1842)Elizabeth Harley (1765-1842)54
Manolache Bogdan (c1793-1854)Dimitrie Bogdan (c1765-1820)Smaranda Rosetti (c1770-1847)61
Isabella Boggs (1823-1854)John Boggs (1796-1869)Mary Ann Cunningham (c1794-1881)
Janna Borgman (c1778-1854)Arend BorgmanJanna Jolink
Henry Botting (1778-1854)Henry Botting (1756-1837)Elizabeth Potter (1756-1835)76
Lydia Bradford (1774-1854)William Bradford (1728-1808)Mary LeBaron (1731-1775)80
Thomas Brain (1815-1854)George Brain (1790-1823)Sarah Gray (1789-1826)
Adam Brinson (1787-1854)Isaac BrinsonElizabeth Ashe
Kezia Browne (c1771-1854)Aaron Browne (1749-1840)Mary Farley (1745-1805)83
Henry Thomas Butler (1812-1854)Henry Edward Butler (1780-1856)Jane Gowan (-1834)42
John Butler (1808-1854)James Butler (1777-1838)Grace Louisa Staples46
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10566 people lived in 1854

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)
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)
Joseph Palmer Abbott (1842-1901)John Kingsmill Abbott (1805-1847)Frances Amanda Brady (1821-1902)
Rachel Abbott (1835-1911)Jonathan Abbott (c1800-c1848)Ada Wright (1799-1882)
Thomas Abbott (c1774-1855)Jonathon Abbott (bef1774)Martha (bef1774)
Thomas Kingsmill Abbott (c1848-1891)John Kingsmill Abbott (1805-1847)Frances Amanda Brady (1821-1902)
... further results

Events of the year 1854 at FamilypediaEdit

194 people were married in 1854.

 Joined with
Elias Adams (1802-1862)Clarrissa Vinton Thomas (1809-1837) + Hannah Merriman (c1810-) + Mary Weymouth (c1810-)
George Edwin Adams (1823-1897)Ann T Cox (1838-1897)
Louisa Catherine Adams (1831-1870)Charles F Kuhn (1821-1899)
Horace Martin Alexander (1812-1881)Nancy Reeder Walker (1817-1847)+Catherine Houston (1831-1900)+Martha Burwell (1830-1912)+Julia Owens (1828-)
Joseph Stewart Allen (1806-1889)Lucy Diantha Morley (1815-1908) + Caren Mariah Hansen (1834-1884) + Ingeborg Kirtine Jesperssen (1802-1869)
Andrew Jackson Allred (1831-1899)Chloe Stevens (1838-1872) + Elizabeth Ivie (1856-1888) + Mettina Andreasen (1852-1909)
John Anlezark (1812-1889)Mary Ann Doyle (1823-1852)+Catherine Morrissey (1839-1883)
Edward Aris (1825-1903)Sarah Jane Peacock (c1831-1903)
Maria Anna von Anhalt-Dessau (1837-1906)Friedrich Karl von Preußen (1828-1885)
Kunigunde Barbara Bach (1832-1915)Unknown Breiter (?-?)+Johann Georg Trump (1830-1886)
James Baker (1831-1910)Ellen Mansbridge (1834-1903)
William Bassingthwaighte (1824-1877)Jane Broadhead (1836-1904)
Henry H. Beck (1833-1910)Sarah Ann Alspach (1833-1925)
Ann Berrell (c1817-1897)John Croker (1801-1852)+Louis Francois Drouet (c1822-1910)
Catherine Berrell (c1822-1859)Thomas Francis (1801-1853) + John Sharwood (1810-1884)
... further results

There were 1 military battles in 1854.

 Event date
Battle of Inkerman5 November 1854
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