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Today is April 19.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

  Father Mother Birth locality Birth nation
Abiel Abbot (1741-1809) John Abbot (1704-1793) Phebe Fiske (1712-1802) Andover, Massachusetts United States
Albert Adams (1880-1959) George William Adams (1843-1913) Mary Ann Brown (1849-1916) Cooma Australia
Edna Earl Adams (1878-1952) Martin Franklin Adams (c1851-bef1884) Sarah Jane May (1848-c1909) United States
Henry Daniel Adams (1844-1920) Henry Adams (1797-1866) Elizabeth Clarke (1822-1870) Kiama, New South Wales Australia
Hastings Henry Macleay Baker (1885-1950) Henry Baker (-) Margaret Ann Unknown (-) Kempsey, New South Wales Australia
Maria Cornelia Bakker (1856-1932) Leendert Bakker (1825-1866) Gerarda van Steen (1822-1893) Leiden Netherlands
Henry John Bate (1881-1967) Richard Mossop Bate (c1848-1925) Henrietta Higman (?-?) Tilba Tilba, New South Wales Australia
Freda Louise Bennett (1914-1975) William Henry Bennett (1873-1940) Amy Charles Wearne (1872-1914) Camborne United Kingdom
Robert Blanch (1808-1885) Edward Blanch (c1787-1860) Maria B Ashdown (c1789-1837) Rolvenden United Kingdom
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Familypedia people who died on this day

  Father Mother Death locality Age at death
Charles Arbuthnot (1737-1820) James Arbuthnot (-1770) Margaret Gordon (c1710-) 83
Joel Baldwin (1796-1850) Timothy Baldwin (1762-1823) Prudence Chapman (1768-1846) Billerica, Massachusetts 54
James Thomas John Bean (1753-1839) Thomas Bean (1709-1761) Elizabeth Pitt (1716-1760) Parramatta 86
Dorthea Benze (1743-1839) Christof Benze (1717-1748) Catharina Maria Crone (1710-1771) 96
Joseph Bridge (1835-1923) Joseph Bridge (1814-1891) Sarah Woodbury (1819-1904) Scone, New South Wales 88
John Thomas Brodie (1805-1858) John Brodie (bef1805) Elizabeth Gore (bef1805) Wangrah, New South Wales 53
Piccarda Bueri (c1368-1433) Edoardo Bueri (bef1368-) Florence 65
Elizabeth Channell (1835-1915) William Channell (1808-1884) Ann White (1812-1856) Lower Tarcutta, New South Wales 80
Thomas Collison (1860-1940) John Collison (1834-1885) Mary Catherine Byrne (-1910) Gilgandra, New South Wales 80
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

  Father Mother Joined with Wedding1 locality
Henry Baring (1776-1848) Francis Baring (1740-1810) Harriet Herring (1750-1804) Maria Matilda Bingham (1783-1849)+Cecilia Anne Windham (1803-1874)
Thomas Henry Thynne, 5th Marquess of Bath (1862-1946) John Alexander Thynne, 4th Marquess of Bath (1831-1896) Frances Isabella Catherine Vesey (1840-1915) Violet Caroline Mordaunt (1869-1928)
Joseph John Boxsell (1844-1907) Thomas Boxsell (1799-1875) Mary Ann Puxted (1802-1875) Mary Ann Souter (1846-1891) Gerringong, New South Wales
Mary Dodge (1632-1710) Richard Dodge (c1602-1671) Edith Brayne (1608-1678) Zachariah Herrick (1636-1695) Beverly, Massachusetts
Conrad Gerke (1832-1904) John Gerke (c1806-) Maria Elisabeth Paulus (1838-1913) Deepwater, New South Wales
George Goldsmith (1794-1836) Johanna Catherine van Tassell (c1794-1850) Liverpool, New South Wales
Thomas Gosper (1798-1864) Thomas Roker Alexander Gosper (1768-1847) Mary Ann Hipwell (c1765-1837) Mary Humphries (c1801-1892) Windsor, New South Wales
Zachariah Herrick (1636-1695) Henry Herrick (1604-1671) Edith Laskin (1614-1659) Mary Dodge (1632-1710) Beverly, Massachusetts
Mary Humphries (c1801-1892) Edward Humphreys (1765-1804) Mary Williams (c1768-1805) Thomas Gosper (1798-1864) Windsor, 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
Jane Patterson (1819-1892) Thomas Patterson Grace Smith William Doak (1816-1860)+William Sheehan (1820-1872)+Robert Levingston (1812-1883) Armidale, New South Wales
Mary Roffe (1826-1885) Edward Roffe (1799-1887) Sarah Gibb (1799-1880) Richard Croxton (c1810-1850)+Thomas Southwell (1813-1881) Gunning, New South Wales
Thomas Southwell (1813-1881) Samuel Southwell (1788-1865) Sarah Ann Jackson (1790-1861) Eliza Cooke (1810-1852)+Mary Roffe (1826-1885) Gunning, New South Wales
Heinrich Julius von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1564-1613) Julius von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1528-1589) Hedwig von Brandenburg (1540-1602) Dorothea von Sachsen (1563-1587) + Elisabeth of Denmark (1573-1625) Copenhagen
Claudia de' Medici (1604-1648) Ferdinando I de' Medici (1549-1609) Christine de Lorraine (1565-1637) Federico Ubaldo della Rovere (1605-1623)+Leopold V. von Österreich-Tirol (1586-1632) Innsbruck
Johanna Catherine van Tassell (c1794-1850) John Collyer (c1771-c1830)+George Goldsmith (1794-1836)+John Howell (c1785-1870) Liverpool, New South Wales
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