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Today is August 27.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

  Father Mother Birth locality Birth nation
William Jefferson Adair (1830-1846) Samuel Jefferson Adair (1806-1889) Jemima Catherina Mangum (1809-1848)
Eleanor Ashenden (1853-1878) William Ashenden (1829-1867) Sarah Blackman (1834-1877) Muswellbrook, New South Wales Australia
Donald George Bradman (1908-2001) George Bradman (1875-1961) Emily Whatman (1871-1944) Cootamundra Australia
Anne Buckley (1819-1905) James Buckley (1786-1836) Mary Hitchen (1786-1855) Parramatta Australia
Anne Marie of Orléans (1669-1728) Philippe I of Orléans (1640-1701) Henrietta Anne Stuart (1644-1670) Château de Saint-Cloud
Richard Carter (1835-1914) Ambrose Carter (1785-aft1834) Catherine Sewell (c1808-aft1834) Parramatta Australia
Francis F. Case (1902-1982)
Dorothy Cavendish (1750-1794) William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire (1720-1764) Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle, 6th Baroness Clifford (1731-1754)
Sarah Mary Compton-Cavendish (1813-1881) Henry Frederick Compton Cavendish (1789-1873) Sarah Fawkener (-1817) Chiswick United Kingdom
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Familypedia people who died on this day

  Father Mother Death locality Age at death
Hannah Abbot (1789-1871) William Abbot (1748-1793) Phebe Ballard (1752-1846) Amherst, New Hampshire 82
Martha J. Bankston (1846-1910) Levi Harrison Bankston (1816-1900) Sarah Magee (1821-1900)
Francis Walter Booby (1897-1979) Charles Booby (1847-1910) Charlotte Fuller (1854-1937) 82
David Brown (1848-1930) John Brown (1821-1896) Sarah Jane Alcorn (1826-1908) Sydney 82
Sarah Jane Cameron (1859-1917) William Cameron (1838-1904) Sarah Jane Hollis (c1844-1884) Forbes River, New South Wales 58
Arthur II de Bretagne (1262-1312) Jean II de Bretagne (1239-1305) Beatrice of England (1242-1275) 51
Barbara of Portugal (1711-1758) John V of Portugal (1689-1750) Maria Anne Josepha of Austria (1683-1754) Aranjuez 47
Jane Curtis (1832-1884) Charles William Curtis (1809-1886) Sarah Ann Emma Fuller (1815-1880) Waterloo, New South Wales 52
Edwin Henry Everingham (1870-1953) James Henry Everingham (1834-1928) Sarah Nixon (1835-1924) Sugarloaf, New South Wales 83
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

  Father Mother Joined with Wedding1 locality
Mary Ann Adams (1831-1903) John Adams (c1797-1859) Sarah Bankin (1814-1878) Robert Sherringham (1827-1854) + John Williams (1831-1921) St Marys, New South Wales
Philip Anstruther (1802-1862) Robert Anstruther (1757-aft1801) Anne Nairne (bef1801-1804) Mary Frances Stewart-Mackenzie (1819-1913)
Eleanor of Sicily (1325-1375) Peter II of Sicily (1305-1342) Elisabeth von Kärnten (1298-aft1347) Pedro IV of Aragon (1319-1387) Valencia
O. Carl W. of Sweden (1861-1951) Oscar II of Sweden (1829-1907) Sophia von Nassau (1836-1913) Ingeborg of Denmark (1878-1958) Copenhagen
Harald Brunswik Eugen Brunswik (1898-c1980) Elisabeth Brunswik geb. Netal Waltraut Brunswik geb. Christian
Lazare Hippolyte Carnot (1801-1888) Lazare Nicolas Marguerite Carnot (1753-1823) Sophie Marie Jacqueline Josèphe Dupont (1764-1813) Jeanne Marie Grâce Claire Dupont (1816-1897) Chabanais
John Chandler (1762-1841) Joseph Chandler (bef1745) Lydia Eastman (1726-1820) Mary Whittier (1764-1846)
Karolina Marie Chotková of Chotkov and Vojnín (1837-1901) Vilém Chotek von Chotkov und Vojnín (1803-1850) Louise von Ugarte (1813-1887) Karl von Lützow (1830-1892) Venice
James Elvins (1849-1930) Thomas Elvins (c1812-1891) Mary Ann Hearne (1832-1880) Isabella Dalton (1850-1927) Bigga, New South Wales
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Familypedia people who had their second wedding (or first after a liaison) on this day

  Father Mother Joined with Wedding2 locality
Gijsbert Bleijenberg (c1844-1933) Derk Bleijenberg (c1806-1867) Geertruida van der Poel (c1808-1880) Cornelia van Binsbergen (1841-1892)+Willemijntje Molenbeek (c1861-) Veenendaal
Karl IX of Sweden (1550-1611) Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560) Margaret Eriksdotter Leijonhufvud (1514-1551) Anna Maria von der Pfalz (1561-1589)+Christina von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf (1573-1625)
Johann VII. von Nassau-Siegen (1561-1623) Johann VI. von Nassau-Dillenburg (1535-1606) Elisabeth von Leuchtenberg (1537-1579) Magdalena von Waldeck (1558-1599)+Margarethe von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1583-1658) Rotenburg
Ludwig XVI. von Oettingen (1508-1569) Ludwig XV. von Oettingen (1486-1557) Maria Salome von Hohenzollern (1488-1548) Margareta von Lützelstein (1523-1550) + Susanne von Mansfeld (?-1565) + Claudia von Hohenfels-Reipoltskirchen (?-1582)
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    Phil allen

    Hi

    August 26, 2014 by Phil allen

    Thanks for the updates and addition of the tree, will look at that functionality next time I am editing. have lots more data in ancestory but the transfer is manual so takes time. Shame there is no automtic GED transfer to get the process started.

    Cheers Phil Allen

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    Robin Patterson

    The 33,333 counts only the pictures that have been uploaded. There are thousands more that appear automatically by a process of transclusion from Wikimedia Commons.

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    Taurus82

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    Robin Patterson

    User:Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) and I have given qualified support to the proposition set out at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_genealogy_project. Other Familypedians should look at it.

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