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Today is March 30.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

  Father Mother Birth place
Amy Ethel Adams (1893-1894) David Jonathan Adams (1854-1911) Louisa Maria King (1859-1938) Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia
Alfred Apps (1873-1945) Moses Baker Apps (1833-1875) Harriet Eggins (1838-1875) Great Marlow, New South Wales, Australia
Thomas Arbon (1823-1872) James Arbon (1780-1864) Elizabeth Newman (1787-1868) Graveley, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
Jacob Besseling (1819-1878) Jan Besseling (1787-1868) Immerentiana Ootes (1787-1856) Zwaagdijk-West
James Botting (1746) Edward Botting (1719) Mary Ann Botting (1725) Shipley, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Susannah Bridge (1858-1937) John Bridge (1836-1908) Jane Ann Louisa Chick (1838-1919) Wollombi, New South Wales, Australia
Romeo Hugo Brunswik von Korompa (1832-1889) Ludwig Brunswik von Korompa (1793-1864) Katharina von Bissa (c1808-1888) Mělník, Mělník District, Bohemia, Austrian Empire
Virginia Lowrie Childs (1924-2008) Geoffrey Stafford Childs (c1893-) Olivia Waelchli (1890-) Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, United States
Thomas Chittick (1853-1941) Gustavus Chittick (1832-1865) Jane Moffitt (1830-1880) Rotten Mountain, County Fermanagh, Ireland
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Familypedia people who died on this day

  Father Mother Death place Age at death
Benjamin Abbot (1661-1703) George Abbot (1615-1681) Hannah Chandler (1630-1711) Andover, Massachusetts, United States 42
Eva Alford (1847-1930) John Alford (1814-1882) Hannah Gutsell (1824-1903) Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia 83
Ethel Nora Anthoney (1905-1977) Charles Anthoney (1867-1955) Esther Louisa Long (1871-1946) New South Wales, Australia
Mary Ann Howell Arbuthnot (1816-1905) William Arbuthnot (1781-1852) Mary Howell (1782-1854) Orange, New Jersey, United States 89
Hendrika Johanna Banté (1796-1881) Harmen Hendrik Banté (1771-1846) Catharina Magreta Waage (1771-1809) Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Sarah Bearse (1646-1712) Augustine Bearse (1618-1686) Mary Hyanno (c1623-1678) Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States 66
Clara Bloomer (1870-1925) Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States 55
Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (1900-2002) Claude George Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1855-1944) Nina Cecilia Cavendish-Bentinck (1862-1938) Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom 102
William Chivell (c1825-1882) Joseph Chivell (c1798-1855) Ann Bennie Goard (1800-1880) Peachey Belt, South Australia, Australia 57
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

  Father Mother Joined with-g1 Wedding1 place
Sarah Blackman (1815-1904) Samuel A Blackman (1788-1843) Mary Hoskisson (1795-1857) Thomas Maginnis (1810-1862) St James, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Mary Botting (1756) Henry Botting (1734) Sarah Milham (c1738) William Stanford (1743) West Grinstead, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
James Crombie (1810-1878) John Crombie (c1772-1858) Catherine Harvey (c1786-1864) Katherine Scott Forbes (1812-1893) Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Frances Ann Violetta Darwin (1783-1874) Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802) Elizabeth Collier (c1747) Samuel Tertius Galton (1783-1844)
Sylvester Sylvanis Doty (1885-1953) Franklin Bake Doty (1850-1935) Esther Ann Davison (1853-1920) Emma Augusta Kiel (1890-1983) Hampshire, Kane County, Illinois, United States
Myra Christmas Eggins (1896-1972) Albert William Eggins (1851-1929) Sophia Page (1858-1940) William Ernest Albert (1894-1979) Methodist Church, Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
James Albert Everingham (1872-1946) Jonathan Everingham (1841-1915) Maria Kezia Roberts (1839-1920) Alice Ward (1879-1948) Jones Island, New South Wales, Australia
Katherine Scott Forbes (1812-1893) Theodore Forbes (1788-1820) Eliza Kewark (c1790-) James Crombie (1810-1878) Saint Nicholas, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Charlotte Funnell (1828-1899) James Funnell (1791-1839) Sarah Wright (1801-1881) William Whybrow (1820-1903) Cobbitty, 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
Cornelia Ariens Abbenes (1795-1858) Arien Ariensz Abbenes (c1740-1806) Antje Jacobs Krijnen (c1757-1814) Jan Pietersz Schagen (c1783-1828) Den Helder, Texel, North Holland, Netherlands
Charles Henry Rolle Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes-Trefusis, 20th Baron Clinton (1834-1904) Charles Rodolph Trefusis, 19th Baron Clinton (1791-1866) Elizabeth Georgiana Kerr (1807-1871) Margaret Walrond (1850-1930) Uffculme, Devon, England, United Kingdom
Elisabeth Sophie von Brandenburg-Schwedt (1674-1748) Friedrich Wilhelm I. von Brandenburg (1620-1688) Dorothea Sophie von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (1636-1689) Christian Ernst von Brandenburg-Bayreuth (1644-1712) Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
Thomas Kendall (1649-1730) Francis Kendall (c1620-1708) Mary Tidd (-1705) Abigail Broughton (-1716) Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Isabel Marshal (1200-1240) William Marshal, 1st Earl of Pembroke (1146-1219) Isabel de Clare, 4th Countess of Pembroke (1172-1220) Richard Plantagenet, 1st Earl of Cornwall (1209-1272)
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