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Familypedia people who were born on this day

 FatherMotherBirth place
James Anlezark (1847-1923)James Anlezark (1806-1874)Matilda Hawthorn (1821-1880)Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia
John Apperley (1846-1935)John Apperley (c1820)Jane Miller (c1822)Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia
Christiana Katharina Arnold (1829-1866)Dorothea Arnold (1807-1859)Kirchheim am Neckar, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
William Greatrex Bailey (1846-1919)John Bailey (c1809)Anna Maria Greatrex (c1815)Stoke-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
Clive Thomas Balgowan (1925-1926)Wilfred Watson Balgowan (1897-1970)Myrtle Baker (1897-1944)Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
Rosanna Barnes (1834-1907)Zachariah Barnes (1795-1848)Mary Elizabeth Taylor (1805-1877)Washington County, Kentucky, United States
Ruth Bradley (1755-1835)Jabez Bradley (1727-1758)Hannah Bush (1725-1797)Tolland, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA
Antipas Brigham (1740-1791)Jotham Brigham (1695-1759)Abigail Howe (1691-1722)Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Petra Laurentina Brinkhorst (1966)Laurens Jan Brinkhorst (1937)Jantien Heringa (1935)Leiden, South Holland, Netherlands
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Familypedia people who died on this day

 FatherMotherDeath placeAge at death
Rebecca Frances Adair (1835-1836)Samuel Jefferson Adair (1806-1889)Jemima Catherina Mangum (1809-1848)Pickens County, Alabama
John Adams (1691-1761)Joseph Adams (1654-1726)Hannah Bass (1667-1705)Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States70
Henry II of Navarre (1503-1555)Jean of Albret (1469-1516)Catherine I of Navarre (1470-1518)Pau, France52
Frances Ann Allred (1834-1918)Samuel Thompson Allred (1809-1857)Anna Bunch (1814-1892)Hale, Chautauqua County, Kansas, United States84
Mary of Sicily (1363-1401)Frederick IV of Sicily (1341-1377)Constança of Aragon (1343-1363)Lentini38
Forster Fitzgerald Arbuthnot (1833-1901)Robert Keith Arbuthnot (1801-1873)Anne Fitzgerald (c1808-1882)68
Timothy Baldwin (1791-1869)Timothy Baldwin (1762-1823)Prudence Chapman (1768-1846)Mont Vernon, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States78
Richard Bartlett (1575-1647)Edmund Bartlett (1530-1591)Elizabeth Gore (1545-1616)Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts
Norman Bartley (1889-1950)Thomas Bartley (c1853-1926)Annie Marshall (1856-1945)Nyngan, New South Wales, Australia61
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

 FatherMotherJoined with-g1Wedding1 place
Elva Alice Abercrombie (1921-1985)Roy Christopher Abercrombie (1888-1959)Alice Elizabeth Harker (c1888-)Eric Douglas Forlong (1924-2011)
Erzsébet Apor de Altorja (1924-2005)Péter Apor de Altorja (1888-1982)Irma Farkas de Borberek (1894-1982)István Bánffy de Losoncz (1919-2006)Târgu Mureș, Mureș County, Romania
Henry (Harry) Wiltshire Ardern (1909-2000)Samuel Vincent Howard Ardern (1890-1959)Lydia Agnes Wiltshire (1891-1982)Gwladys Marjorie McVicar (1920-1992)Mercer, Waikato Region, New Zealand
Gisela Agnes von Anhalt-Köthen (1722-1751)Leopold von Anhalt-Köthen (1694-1728)Friederike Henriette von Anhalt-Bernburg (1702-1723)Leopold II. Maximilian von Anhalt-Dessau (1700-1751)Bernburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Leopold II. Maximilian von Anhalt-Dessau (1700-1751)Leopold I. von Anhalt-Dessau (1676-1747)Anna Luise Föse (1677-1754)Gisela Agnes von Anhalt-Köthen (1722-1751)Bernburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Lillis Ballou (1805-1897)Seth Ballou (1772-1860)Sophia Batton Anderson (1776-1830)Fitch Comstock (1801-1827)Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Charlotte Bennett (1869-1963)Charles Edwards (1853-1938)Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
Olive Emily Black (1913-1970)Frederick James Black (1882-)Sarah Ethel Dillon (c1889-)Donald Arthur Stickler (1911-1986)Australia
Joseph Blanchard (1672-1727)John Blanchard (1631-c1693)Hannah Brackett (1634-1706)Abiah Hassell (1673-1746)Dunstable, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
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Familypedia people who had their second wedding (or first after a liaison) on this day

 FatherMotherJoined with-g2Wedding2 place
Irene Angeline (c1179-1208)Isaac II Angelos (1156-1204)HerinaPhilipp von Schwaben (1177-1208)
Christian Gyldenløve (1674-1703)Christian V of Denmark (1646-1699)Sofie Amalie Moth (1654-1719)Dorothea Krag (1675-1754)København, Denmark
Henry Herrick (1639-1702)Henry Herrick (1604-1671)Edith Laskin (1614-1659)Sarah Alcock (1634-1711)Beverly, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
David King Udall (1851-1938)David Udall (1829-1910)Eliza King (1826-1863)Ida Frances Hunt (1858-1915)St. George, Washington County, Utah, United States
Georg I. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1547-1596)Philipp I. von Hessen (1504-1567)Christine von Sachsen (1505-1549)Eleonore von Württemberg (1552-1618)Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
Samuel Ward (1641-1729)William Ward (1603-1687)Elizabeth Story Hall (1613-1700)Elizabeth Beers (1642-1729)Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Wilford Woodruff (1840-1921)Wilford Woodruff (1807-1898)Phoebe Whittemore Carter (1807-1885)Julia Spencer (1856-1895)St. George, Washington County, Utah
Marie Gabrielle d'Audibert de Lussan (1675-1741)John Drummond, 2nd Earl of Melfort (1682-1754)
Eleonore von Württemberg (1552-1618)Christof von Württemberg (1515-1568)Anna Marie von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1526-1589)Georg I. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1547-1596)Darmstadt, Germany
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