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Today is August 29.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

  Father Mother Birth locality Birth nation
Samuel Nathaniel Alford (1885-1961) Needham Jasper Alford (1860-1907) Nancy Isobella Collins (1865-1894)
Johann Simon Bach (1869-1953) Johann Georg Bach (1836-1903) Elizabethe Margarethe Schauer (1839-1917) Germany
Margaret Hutchison Bathgate (1828-1857) James Bathgate (1797-1873) Martha Leitch (1802-1854) Leith United Kingdom
Philippe Capet (1116-1131) Louis VI of France (1081-1137) Adèle de Savoie (1092-1154)
Harriet Elizabeth Cavendish (1785-1862) William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire (1748-1811) Georgiana Spencer (1757-1806)
Marie-Louise Fébronie Chassé (1880-1998) Pierre Chassé (1849-1911) Febronie Levesque (1852-1912) Kamouraska, Quebec Canada
Karel Maria Chotek von Chotkov und Vojnín (1853-1926) Antonín Chotek of Chotkov and Vojnín (1822-1883) Olga von Moltke (1832-1906) Velké Březno Czech Republic
Hannah Clarke (1817-1900) Daniel Clarke (1786-1869) Hannah Stanley (1788-1854) Windsor, New South Wales Australia
Christina Everingham (1845-1907) Matthew James Everingham (1795-1884) Ann Chaseling (1802-1863) Sackville Reach, New South Wales Australia
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Familypedia people who died on this day

  Father Mother Death locality Age at death
Agnes von Österreich (1206-1226) Leopold VI. von Österreich (1176-1230) Theodora Angelina (c1182-1246) 20
William Bake (1828-1914) Peter Bake (1804-1868) Tabitha Phems (1805-?) 86
Johnathan Baker (1753-1848) West Arlington, Vermont 95
Astrid of Sweden (1905-1935) O. Carl W. of Sweden (1861-1951) Ingeborg of Denmark (1878-1958) Küssnacht am Rigi 30
Edward Botting (1729-1804) John Botting (1702-1786) Mary Holland (1703-1761) West Grinstead 75
Hugh de Bourgogne (1034-1059) Robert I de Bourgogne (1011-1076) Hélie de Semur (1016-aft1055) 25
Hugh I de Bourgogne (1057-1093) Henry de Bourgogne (1035-c1074) Sybil of Barcelona (?-?) Cluny 36
Jean V de Bretagne (1389-1442) Jean IV de Bretagne (1339-1399) Joanna of Navarre (1370-1437) 53
Ralph A. Carpenter (1891-1933) John B. Carpenter (1848-1927) Charity A. Stom (1854-1892) 42
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

  Father Mother Joined with Wedding1 locality
Charles Adams (1770-1800) John Adams (1735-1826) Abigail Smith (1744-1818) Sally Smith (1769-1828)
Thomas Arundell (1806-1860) Isaac Arundell (bef1806) Mary A unknown (bef1806) Sarah Wood (c1801-1875) Nympsfield
John Brown (1824-1906) David Brown (1772-1826) Eleanor Fleming (1780-1865) Sarah Kesia Winton (1828-1906) Pitt Town, New South Wales
Pierce Collits (1842-1928) James Collits (1806-1880) Sophia Field (1807-1871) Mary Ann Watkins (1843-1932) Forbes, New South Wales
Jane Crombie (1843-1917) James Crombie (1810-1878) Katherine Scott Forbes (1812-1893) David Littlejohn (1841-1924) New Machar, Aberdeenshire
Anna Domelle (1890-1974) Adam Domelle (c1860-) Christine Rizer (c1860-) John F. Tischler
Sarah Doty (1708-1732) Samuel Doty (1681-1750) Ann Buckingham (1687-1745) Benjamin Stillman (1705-?) Wethersfield, Connecticut
John Grant (1835-1906) John Grant (1792-1866) Elizabeth West (?-?) Julia Finn (1835-1919) Hartley, New South Wales
Sarah Louise Heath (1964) Charles Richard Heath (1938) Sarah Sheeran (1940) Todd Mitchell Palin (1964)
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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
Arien Ariensz Abbenes (c1740-1806) Aarjen Hendriksz Abbenes (c1709-1788) Trijntje Gerrits (c1709-1800) Trijntje Ijsbrants Lap (1751-1780)+Antje Jacobs Krijnen (c1757-1814) Den Hoorn, North Holland
David Littlejohn (1841-1924) William Littlejohn (1803-1888) Janet Bentley (1811-1848) Ellen Maria Taylor (c1847-1869)+Jane Crombie (1843-1917) New Machar, Aberdeenshire
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    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.

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