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Today is March 29.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

  Father Mother Birth place
Dinah Bailey (1874-1927) Joseph Bailey (1845-1928) Amelia Ann Fernance (1850-1917) St Albans, New South Wales, Australia
Jonathan Ball (1680-1726) John Ball (1644-1722) Sarah Bullard (1645-1722) Massachusetts
John Bassingthwaighte (1832-1893) Edward Bassingthwaighte (1791-1857) Susanna Wright (1798-1874) Essex, England, United Kingdom
Selby Blackman (1885-1977) Samuel Blackman (1852-1917) Margaret Robertson (1856-1913) Bigga, New South Wales, Australia
John Blundell (1843-1927) Joseph Blundell (1798-1874) Susan Osborne (1812-1892) Liverpool Plains, New South Wales, Australia
Frank Bowden (1828-1869) William Bowden (1796-1882) Elizabeth Godfrey (1798-1838) Benenden, Kent, England, United Kingdom
Jessie Brown (1867-1948) Abraham Joseph Brown (1830-1911) Sarah Jane Casson (1838-1905) Warkworth, New South Wales, Australia
Anna Buurman (1695-1767) Outjer Buurman (c1665-) Trijntje Koning (?-?) Grootebroek
Marie d'Alençon (1373-1417) Pierre II d'Alençon (1340-1404) Marie Chamaillard (c1345-1425)
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Familypedia people who died on this day

  Father Mother Death place Age at death
Henrietta Albury (1878-1954) Henry Albert Albury (1852-1878) Caroline Allen Unicomb (1857-1952) Taree, New South Wales, Australia 76
James Tillmon Sanford Allred (1825-1905) James Allred (1784-1876) Elizabeth Warren (1786-1879) Spring City, Sanpete County, Utah, United States 80
Emily Sussanah Barton (1841-1917) Robert Johnston Barton (1809-1863) Emily Mary Darvall (1817-1909) Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia 76
Charles Bingham, 1st Earl of Lucan (1735-1799) John Bingham (1696-1749) Anne Vesey (1707-1762) London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom 64
Philadelphia Blanch (1823-1872) Edward Blanch (c1787-1860) Maria B Ashdown (c1789-1837) Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia 49
Corunna Gooch Bradford (1808-1899) Thomas Bradford (c1782-) Elizabeth Trayfoot Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
John Cameron (1837-1915) Alexander Cameron (c1807-1854) Elizabeth Marks (c1812-1890) Ingelba, New South Wales, Australia 78
John F. V. Campbell, 2nd Earl of Cawdor (1817-1898) John Frederick Campbell, 1st Earl Cawdor (1790-1860) Elizabeth Thynne (1795-1866) Stackpole Court, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom 81
James Hulme Canfield (1847-1909) Rev. E. H. Canfield (c1820-) Martha Hulme (c1820-) 62
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

  Father Mother Joined with-g1 Wedding1 place
William Bennett (1863-1923) Clara Bloomer (1870-1925) Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
Anthony Charles Lynton Blair (1953) Charles Leonard Augustus Parsons (1923-2012) Hazel Corscadden (1923-1975) Cherie Booth (1954) Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Clara Bloomer (1870-1925) William Bennett (1863-1923) Southampton, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
Throope Chapman (1734-1794) Thomas Chapman (1701-1793) Mary Throop (1707-1795) Susanah Barney (1734-1774)
Mary Dudley (c1532-1586) John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland (c1502-1553) Jane Guildford (1509-1555) Henry Sidney (1529-1586) Penshurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom
John Thomas Everingham (1831-1886) Matthew James Everingham (1795-1884) Ann Chaseling (1802-1863) Margaret Jasper (1829-1863) Wilberforce, New South Wales, Australia
Richard Gordon Gwynne (1863-1923) Edward Castres Gwynne (1811-1888) Marian Borrow (1828-1896) Ellen Regina Scharber (c1873-1954) St Peter's College Chapel, Hackney, South Australia, Australia
Mary Cover Hassall (1829-1858) Jonathan Hassall (1798-1834) Mary Rouse (1799-1883) William Walker (1828-1908) Windsor, New South Wales, Australia
Mary Joe Ann Hines (1862-1941) John Francis Hines (c1833-1902) Eliza Ellen Lockhart (1832-1904) Isaac Van Yancey (1857-1921) Tippah County, Mississippi, United States
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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
John Howard (1860-1950) John Howard (1836-1919) Harriet Lucy Norman (1836-1919) Charlotte Maud Vidler (1874-1950) Crookwell, New South Wales, Australia
Sarah Sophia Lee (1849-1918) William Lee (1816-1893) Jane Gill (1820-1899) David Shoesmith (1849-1883) New South Wales, Australia
Mary Martin (1772-1847) James William Wilbow (1769-1840) Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Ada Mary Morris (1900-1974) George Benjamin Morris (1866-1945) Mary Jane Murphy (1879-1920) Athol Allan McConnell (1908-?) Parkes, New South Wales, Australia
Esther Sweetman (1803-1853) Benjamin Sweetman (bef1799-1825) Sarah (c1778-aft1814) Edward New (1799-aft1850) Parramatta, New South Wales
Cosimo I de' Medici (1519-1574) Lodovico de' Medici (1498-1526) Maria Salviati (1499-1543) Camilla Martelli (1545-1590)
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