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Today is October 27.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

  Father Mother Birth place
Isaac Addams (1746-1809) William Addams (1705-1773) Ann Lane (bef1710-aft1773) Cocalico Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States
Simpson Green Ayers (1820-1897) Asa Ayers (c1790-1826) Olivia Vessells (c1795-c1865) Georgia, United States
Thomas George Barber (1886-1968) George Henry Barber (1865-c1958) Sarah Jane Baker (1867-1903) Belmore River Upper, New South Wales, Australia
Alexander Baring, 1st Baron Ashburton (1774-1848) Francis Baring (1740-1810) Harriet Herring (1750-1804)
John Bigelow (1643-1721) John Bigelow (1617-1703) Mary Warren (1624-1691) Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Adele Ruve Bowden (1913-1975) Reginald Alwyn Bowden (1888-1916) Sylvia Leighton Scard (1887-1956)
Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle, 6th Baroness Clifford (1731-1754) Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington (1694-1753) Dorothy Savile (1699-1758)
Alfred Warren Calef (1900-1948) John Washington Calef (1868-1917) Annie Belle Warren (c1868-1934) Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Catherine de Valois (1401-1437) Charles VI de Valois (1368-1422) Elisabeth von Bayern-Ingolstadt (1371-1435) Paris, France
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Familypedia people who died on this day

  Father Mother Death place Age at death
Sarah Baker (1801-1868) William Baker (1775-1828) Sarah Draper (1773-1827) 'Nepean House', Castlereagh, New South Wales, Australia 67
Simon Bankras (1797-1841) Jacob Bankras (1770-1818) Geertje Schuytemaker (1759-1824) Berkhout, North Holland, Netherlands 44
Albert Solomon Bennett (c1884-1954) Balgowlah, New South Wales, Australia 70
Gershom Bigelow (1768-1847) Ivory Bigelow (1741-1804) Sophia Bannister (1747-1830) Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts 79
Robert Blackman (1835-1925) Robert Blackman (1811-1876) Elizabeth Whittaker (1818-1865) Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia 90
Humphrey de Bohun (-1265) Humphrey de Bohun, 2nd Earl of Hereford (c1208-1275) Maud de Lusignan (c1210-1241)
Aafje Brandsen (1849-1889) Jacob Brandsen (c1824-1871) Marijtje Jonker (c1824-) Grootebroek, North Holland, Netherlands 40
David Geoffrey Ephraim Bunker (1918-1994) David George Bunker (1869-1926) Ada Lillian Christie (1874-1933) Sawtell, New South Wales, Australia 76
Mary Ann Carter (1863-1902) George James Carter (1839-1918) Catherine Wapoles (1840-1908) Bathurst-street, Singleton, New South Wales, Australia 39
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

  Father Mother Joined with-g1 Wedding1 place
Jesse G. Alford (1838-1900) William Alford (c1800-) Eveline Ginn Narcissa McClendon (1840-1899)
Roger Amidon (1702-1757) Philip Amidon (1669-1747) Joanna Warfield (1680-1711) Elizabeth Hunkins (1715-1747) Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts
Charles George Arbuthnot (1824-1899) Alexander Arbuthnot (1768-1828) Margaret Phoebe Bingham Caroline Charlotte Clarke (c1845-1909) St Pancras, England, United Kingdom
Johannes Nielsen Bang (c1858-1943) Louise Christofa Italia Marie Nielsen (c1864-1935) Randers, Denmark
Hilda Baranyay (c1885-c1910) István Fáy (1881-1954) Kurtakeszi, Komárno District, Nitra Region, Slovakia
Marie Barrett (1611-1660) William Dyer (1609-1672) Westminster, Middlesex, England
Henry Frederick Thynne, 6th Marquess of Bath (1905-1992) Thomas Henry Thynne, 5th Marquess of Bath (1862-1946) Violet Caroline Mordaunt (1869-1928) Daphne Winifred Louise Vivian (1904-1997) United Kingdom
Hendrik Bentinck (1563-1639) Eusebius Bentinck (-1584) Sophia van Ittersum (-1624) Elsabé van Ittersum (1565-1615)
Eliza Blackman (1838-1917) Samuel A Blackman (1788-1843) Mary Hoskisson (1795-1857) James York (1829-1880) Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Familypedia people who had their second wedding (or first after a liaison) on this day

  Father Mother Joined with-g2 Wedding2 place
Pier Ferdinando Casini (1955) Azzurra Caltagirone (-)
Richard William Cobcroft (1793-1866) John Frederick Cobcroft (1756-1853) Sarah Smith (1772-1857) Mary Ann Cross (1806-1873) Wilberforce, New South Wales, Australia
James Everingham (1809-1895) Matthew James Everingham (1769-1817) Elizabeth Rymes (c1774-1841) Lavinia Maria Musgrove (1829-1924) Windsor, New South Wales, Australia
Samuel Hatch (1678-c1767) Samuel Hatch (1653-1735) Mary Doty (c1653-bef1729) Mary Silvester (?-aft1765) Marshfield, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Zina Diantha Huntington (1821-1901) William Huntington (1784-1846) Zina Baker (1786-1839) Joseph Smith (1805-1844) Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois
Mary Hyde (c1779-1864) Edward Hyde (bef1779) Sarah Blunn (bef1779) Simeon Lord (1771-1840) Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Jantje Koedoder (c1815-aft1855) Pieter Koedooder (1782-1841) Antje Baltes (1780-bef1840) Jan Neuvel (1814-?) Enkhuizen, North Holland, Netherlands
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