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Today is September 24.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

  Father Mother Birth place
Brigham Young Allred (1862-1949) James Tillmon Sanford Allred (1825-1905) Elizabeth Bridget Manwaring (1821-1866) Ephraim, Sanpete County, Utah
Elizabeth Jane Ames (1817-1850) Simon Eames (1790-1841) Jane Robinson (1793-1842) Wilmington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Katharina von Sachsen-Lauenburg-Ratzeburg (1513-1535) Magnus I. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1470-1543) Katharina von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1488-1563) Ratzeburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Johann Georg Beingesser (1761-1823) Johannes Georgius Beingesser (1718-) Barbara Frantz (-)
Robert Bent (1566-1631) Weyhill Grafton, Hampshire, England
Everard Vivian Abraham Blundell (1895-1964) John Blundell (1843-1927) Phoebe Anna Shumack (1857-1943) Weetangera, ACT, Australia
Sarah DeRemer Clark (1880-1999) Walter Clark (c1850-) Amelia Unknown (c1850-) Hollywood, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States
Phoebe Martha Cobcroft (1854-1918) George John Cobcroft (1810-1874) Maria McGinnis (1818-1903) Wilberforce, New South Wales, Australia
Bridget Cordray (c1602-) William Cordray (c1549-1621) Bridget Goddard (c1575-1654) Chute, Wiltshire, England
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Familypedia people who died on this day

  Father Mother Death place Age at death
Emma Adlam (1854-1913) Matthew Adlam (-1908) Eliza Sylvania, Canowindra, New South Wales, Australia 59
Mahidol Adulyadej (1892-1929) Chulalongkorn the Great (1853-1910) Savang Vadhana (1862-1955) Bangkok, Thailand 37
Brigham Young Allred (1862-1949) James Tillmon Sanford Allred (1825-1905) Elizabeth Bridget Manwaring (1821-1866) Spring City, Sanpete County, Utah 87
Charles Berkeley, 2nd Earl of Berkeley (1649-1710) George Berkeley, 1st Earl of Berkeley (c1627-1698) Elizabeth Massingberd (bef1631-c1708) Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom 61
Comfort Bigelow (1707-1755) John Bigelow (1675-1769) Jerusha Garfield (1677-1758) Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts 48
Ida Elizabeth Bowman (1872-1918) Andrew Grey Bowman (1843-1939) Elizabeth Fyfe (1846-1923) Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah
John Vincent Brecht (1887-1976) Andrew Vincent Brecht (1865-1930) Mary Ann Frese (1867-1928) United States 89
Eliab Brewer (1760-1835) Samuel Brewer (1716-1740) Martha Bent (1720-1797) Ludlow, Vermont, United States 75
Herbert William Brown (1888-1944) Stephen Charles Brown (1832-1910) Mary Alice Woodward (1844-1933) Gloucester House, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 56
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

  Father Mother Joined with-g1 Wedding1 place
Frank Leonard Andrews (1881-1936) William Andrews (c1844-1928) Ellen Hillier (1852-1923) Mary Ann Argent (1877-1944) Smithfield, South Australia, Australia
Constance of Aragon (1318-1346) Alfonso IV of Aragon (1299-1336) Teresa of Entença (1300-1327) Jaime III de Mallorca (1315-1349) Perpignan
Jaime III de Mallorca (1315-1349) Ferran de Mallorca (1278-1316) Isabelle de Sabran (?-1315) Constance of Aragon (1318-1346) Perpignan
Mary Ann Argent (1877-1944) John George Argent (1854-1918) Mary Ann Chivell (1853-1939) Frank Leonard Andrews (1881-1936) Smithfield, South Australia, Australia
Lewis Cass Austin (1859-1926) Jesse Austin (1815-1904) Sarah Ann Chaney (c1822-1869) Floretta J. Mann (1856-1887) Randolph County, Indiana, United States
George Henry Avery (1847-1928) John Abel Avery (1798-1880) Charlotte Emma Davis (1808-1874) Rachel Cook (1854-1895) Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia
Mavis Adelina Blanch (1913-1995) Bernard Blanch (1888-1964) Lilly May Pitts (1892-1931) Charles Edward Moore (1911-2001) Tomago, New South Wales, Australia
Amy Louisa Botting (1917-1995) Charles Henry Botting (1884) Elizabeth May Tullett (1885) Gordon Walter Maynard (1915-1995) Turners Hill, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Susannah Clark (1821-1888) William Clark (c1770-1848) Ann Maria Singleton (1793-1862) James King (1801-1859) Singleton, 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
Samuel Fletcher Cheney (1829-1911) Elias Eaton Cheney (1793-1859) Lucy Fletcher (1803-) Ella A Phillips (1840-1909) Morrill County, Nebraska
Jeremiah Day (1773-1867) Jeremiah Day (1737-1806) Abigail Noble (1740-1810) Olive Jones (1786-1850)
Robert Bankes Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool (1770-1828) Charles Jenkinson, 1st Earl of Liverpool (1729-1808) Amelia Watts (1750-1770) Mary Chester (1777-1846)
Stephen III of Moldavia (1433-1504) Bogdan II of Moldavia Lady Oltea Maria of Mangup (c1440-1477) Suceava, Suceava County, Moldavia, Romania
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