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Familypedia people who were born on this day

 FatherMotherBirth place
Andre Andrews (1792-1834)Nathaniel Andrews (1756-1834)Mary Moss (1755-1847)Cornwall, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Johann V. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1439-1507)Bernhard II. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (c1385-1463)Adelheid von Pommern (1410-aft1445)
María Fortunata Assumma (1918-2002)Giuseppe Assumma (1882-1947)Ángela Bilotti (1886-1970)Ciudad de Mendoza, Provincia de Mendoza, Argentina
Susannah Philena Baker (1832-1913)Stephen Baker (1778-1858)Susannah Mathewson (1785-1872)Danby, Rutland County, Vermont, United States
Aubrey Edward Jack Beckham (1925-)Edward Charles Beckham (1901-)Queenie Violet Eldridge (1902-)Kings College Hospital, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
John Thomas Bellamy (1851-1905)James Bellamy (1825-1852)Ann Bellamy (1829-1897)Oakville, New South Wales, Australia
Reuben Boardman (1845-1920)William Boardman (1801-1867)Melinda Boothby (1811-1885)Camden, New South Wales, Australia
Margit Bohus (1876-1939)László Bohus (1839-1914)Berta Görgey (1850-1934)Világos, Arad County, Romania
Charles John Botfield (1888-1973)Edward Beaumont Botfield (1855-1956)Clara Wilmina M Jones (1861-1947)Coonamble, New South Wales, Australia
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 FatherMotherDeath placeAge at death
David Joshua Adams (1884-1947)David Jonathan Adams (1854-1911)Louisa Maria King (1859-1938)63
George Arbuthnot (1688-1732)Alexander Arbuthnot (c1638-1691)Catherine Ochterlony (bef1688-aft1691)China44
Dorothea Maria von Anhalt (1574-1617)Joachim Ernst von Anhalt-Dessau (1536-1586)Eleonore von Württemberg (1552-1618)Weimar, Thuringia, Germany43
Harold Lester Ashworth I (1902-1991)Albert P. Ashworth (1872-1934)Luella Griffin (1877-1906)Westbrookville, Sullivan County, New York, United States89
Jane Austen (1775-1817)George Austen (1731-1805)Cassandra Leigh (1739-1827)Winchester, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom42
Charles Bacon (1846-1941)John Bacon (c1817-1866)Ann Maria Powers (c1812-1914)Dungog, New South Wales, Australia
Richard Bartlett (1621-1698)Richard Bartlett (1575-1647)Johanna de Wiltshire (1577-1643)Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts77
James Zadock Bellamy (1862-1947)William Bellamy (1823-1891)Elanor Thompson (1824-1897)Grafton, New South Wales, Australia85
John Bennett (1804-1882)Ebenezer, New South Wales, Australia78
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

 FatherMotherJoined with-g1Wedding1 place
Mary Adams (1667-1706)Joseph Adams (1626-1694)Abigail Baxter (1634-1692)Samuel Bass (1660-1751)Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts
Penelope Frances Elizabeth Pemberton Austin (1829-1910)John Austin (bef1818-?)Margaret Pemberton (bef1829)George Edward Murray (1818-1854)Bath, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Harriet Frances Bagot (1816-1881)Richard Bagot (1782-1854)Harriet Villiers (1788-1870)Charles Thynne (1813-1894)
James Blackman (c1792-1868)James Blackman (1759-1842)Elizabeth Harley (1765-1842)Mary John (1799-1848)St Peters, Richmond, New South Wales, Australia
Cecily Bonville, 7th Baroness Harington (1460-1529)William Bonville, 6th Baron Harington (bef1442-1460)Katherine Neville (1442-c1503)Thomas Grey, 1st Marquess of Dorset (1451-1501)
Elizabeth Howard Brabyn (1805-1881)John Brabyn (1758-1835)Sarah Howard Elliott (1768-1847)Charles Simeon Marsden (1803-1868)Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Emelia Browne (1864-1948)Thomas Browne (1821-1898)Mary Ann Kearns (1827-1913)Joseph David Cramp (1862-1945)Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
Minnie Emily Cameron (1887-1962)Robert A Cameron (1846-1937)Mary Maria Baker (1854-1937)Edward Arthur Chandler (1882-1960)Walcha, New South Wales, Australia
William Cavendish (1783-1812)George Augustus Henry Cavendish, 1st Earl of Burlington (1754-1834)Elizabeth Compton (1760-1835)Louisa O'Callaghan (1779-1863)
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Familypedia people who had their second wedding (or first after a liaison) on this day

 FatherMotherJoined with-g2Wedding2 place
Royal Barney (1808-1890)Royal Barney (1783-1856)Rachel Marsh Barney (1783-1864)Esther Bathsheba Wright (1823-1893)Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
James Zadock Bellamy (1798-1875)William Zadock Bellamy (c1772-1850)Ann Fay (1774-1843)Martha Jane Martin (1845-1928)St Pauls, Castle Hill, New South Wales, Australia
James Butler, 4th Earl of Ormonde (1392-1452)James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormonde (1376-1405)Anne Welles (1360-1397)Joan FitzGerald (c1398-1452)
Cor Commandeur (1705-1799)Pieter Reijers Commandeur (c1660-1717)Neeltje Claassen (c1780-1743)Antje van Kampen (1740-1795)Spanbroek, North Holland, Netherlands
Thomas Grey, 1st Marquess of Dorset (1451-1501)John Grey (c1432-1461)Elizabeth Woodville (c1437-1492)Cecily Bonville, 7th Baroness Harington (1460-1529)
Martha Jane Martin (1845-1928)Richard Thomas (1824-1891)Amelia Wait Martin (1826-1886)James Zadock Bellamy (1798-1875)Castle Hill, New South Wales, Australia
Catherine Grosh Morgan (1834-1920)Calvin Cogswell Morgan (1801-1854)Henrietta Hunt (1805-1891)Ambrose Powell Hill (1825-1865)Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, United States
Benjamin Picker (1879-1958)William Picker (1838-1910)Elizabeth Jane Marks (1838-1908)Katie Ethel Cowling (1896-1963)Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Thomas Wedgwood (1716-1773)Thomas Wedgwood (1685-1739)Mary Stringer (c1690-1766)Jane Richards (1715-1785)Prees, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom
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