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Before 1721 Robert Throckmorton 4th Baronet Throckmorton 1702-1791 (18) and Theresa Herbert 1706-1723 (14) were married .

Around 1721 . Charles D'Agar 1669-1723 (52) (attributed).Portrait of Barbara Ivory -1748

Around 1721 . Charles D'Agar 1669-1723 (52) (attributed).Portrait of Barbara Ivory -1748

In 1721 James Everard Arundell 1721-1803 was born to Henry Arundell 6th Baron Arundel Wardour 1694-1746 (27) and Elizabeth Eleanor Unknown Baroness Arundel Wardour .

In 1721 Charles Bennet 1st Earl Tankerville 1674-1722 (47) was appointed as Knight of the Thistle

In 1721 Robert Bertie 1721-1782 was born to Robert Bertie 1st Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1660-1723 (60) and Albinia Farington Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven

In 1721 Robert Carteret 3rd Earl Granville 1721-1776 was born to John Carteret 2nd Earl Granville 1690-1763 (30) and Frances Worsley Countess Granville 1693-1743 (28) .

In 1721 Henry Clinton 7th Earl Lincoln 1684-1728 (37) was appointed 538th Knight Garter: George I

In 1721 Ralph Dutton 1st Baronet Dutton 1645-1721 (76) died at midnight in Sherborne, Gloucestershire . His son John Dutton 2nd Baronet Dutton 1684-1743 (36) succeeded as 2nd Baronet Dutton . Mary Keck Baronetess Dutton -1729 by marriage Baronetess Dutton .

Around 1721 Thomas Egerton 6th Baronet Egerton and Oulton 1721-1756 was born to Holland Egerton 4th Baronet Egerton and Oulton 1689-1730 (31)

In 1721 George William Hervey 2nd Earl Bristol 1721-1775 was born to John Hervey 2nd Baron Hervey 1696-1743 (24) and Mary Lepell Baroness Hervey 1700-1768 (21) .

In 1721 John Manners 3rd Duke Rutland 1696-1779 (24) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Leicestershire

Around 1721 Robert Manners 1721-1782 was born to John Manners 2nd Duke Rutland 1676-1721 (44) and Lucy Sherard Duchess Rutland 1685-1751 (36)

In 1721 Charles Montagu 1658-1721 (63) died

Around 1721 John Mordaunt 1709-1767 (12) educated at Westminster School, Westminster .

In 1721 Henry Seymour-Conway 1721-1795 was born to Francis Seymour-Conway 1679-1732 (41) and Charlotte Shorter

In 1721 Thomas Stanley 3rd Baronet Stanley 1652-1721 (69) died . His son James Stanley 4th Baronet Stanley -1747 succeeded as 4th Baronet Stanley of Alderley .

In 1721 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (46) . Portrait of John Manners 2nd Duke Rutland 1676-1721 (44) in his Garter Robes .

In 1721 Richard Townshend 1721- was born to Charles Townshend 2nd Viscount Townsend 1674-1738 (46) and Dorothy Walpole Viscountess Townsend 1686-1726 (34)

In 1721 Sackville Tufton 1647-1721 (74) died .

Around 1721 James Vernon 1721-1790 was born to Edward Vernon 1684-1757 (36)

Around 1721 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (11) educated at Westminster School, Westminster

In 1721 Charles Fitzroy 2nd Duke Grafton 1683-1757 (37) was appointed 537th Knight Garter: George I .

In 1721 Alexander Bruce 6th Earl Kincardine 1662-1721 (58) died . His brother Thomas Bruce 7th Earl Kincardine 1663-1740 (57) succeeded as 7th Earl Kincardine

Around 1721 Henry Campbell 1721-1727 was born to John Campbell 3rd Earl Breadalbaine and Holland 1696-1782 (24) and Amabel Grey 1698-1726 (23)

Before 1723 . Charles D'Agar 1669-1723 (53) . Portrait of Amabel Grey 1698-1726 (24) .Whole length portrait. She stands to the right on a black and white paved floor in a blue dress, leaning on a stone balustrade. There is an architectural background to the left.

In 1721 Beatrix Copley 1721-1755 was born to John Copley 1667-1732 (54) in Thornhill, Dewsbury, Yorkshire .

In 1721 Hugh Fortescue 1st Earl Clinton 1696-1751 (25) succeeded as 14th Baron Clinton

In 1721 Katherine Gell -1721 died .

In 1721 Thomas Hamilton 7th Earl Haddington 1721-1794 was born to Thomas Hamilton 6th Earl Haddington 1680-1735 (40) and Helen Hope Countess Haddington 1677-1768 (43) .

In 1721 William Hamilton 1703-1721 (18) died lost aboard HMS Royal Anne Galley

In 1721 Simon Harcourt 1st Viscount Harcourt 1661-1727 (59) was created 1st Viscount Harcourt .

In 1721 Maria Amalia Hesse-Kassel 1721-1744 was born to William Hesse-Kassel 1682-1760 (38)

Around 1721 Mary Obrien Marchioness Thomond 1721-1790 was born to William Obrien 4th Earl Inchiquin 1700-1777 (21) and Anne Hamilton 2nd Countess Orkney, Countess Inchiquin -1756 .

In 1721 Mary Osbaldeston Baronetess Wroth 1678-1721 (43) died .

Around 1705 . Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (46) . Portrait of Mary Osbaldeston Baronetess Wroth 1678-1721 (27) .

In 1721 Thomas Parker 1st Earl Macclesfield 1666-1732 (54) was created 1st Earl Macclesfield (2C 1721)

In 1721 John Stratford 1st Earl Aldborough 1698-1777 (22) was elected as MP Baltinglass .

In 1721 Isabella Boynton -1721 .

Around 1721 Cecil Forester 1721-1774 was born to William Forester 1690-1758 (31)

In 1721 Matilda Furnese Baroness Edgcumbe -1721 died

In 1721 Ralph Gore 1653-1721 (68) died .

In 1721 Thomas Vernon 1654-1721 (66) died

In 1721 Thomas Wroth 3rd Baronet Wroth 1674-1721 (47) died without male issue. Baronet Wroth of Blenden Hall in Kent extinct. His estate was inherited by his daughter Cicely Wroth and her husband Hugh Acland 6th Baronet 1697-1728 (23) .

In 1721 Harry Innes 4th Baronet Innes 1670-1721 (51) died

In 1721 William Gerard 5th Baronet Bryn 1662-1721 (59) died . His son William Gerard 6th Baronet Bryn 1697-1732 (24) succeeded as 6th Baronet Gerard of Bryn

In 1721 William Gerard 7th Baronet Bryn 1721-1740 was born to William Gerard 6th Baronet Bryn 1697-1732 (24)

Around 1721 Edward Pakenham -1721 died

Around 1721 Anthony Brabazon 8th Earl Meath 1721-1790 was born to Chambre Brabazon 5th Earl Meath 1645-1715 .

Around 1721 Grizel Lyon 1665-1721 (56) died

After 1721 . Monument to Alice Brownlow in St Peter and St Paul Church, Belton House, Belton, Grantham, Lincolnshire .

Jan 1721

12 Jan 1721

Before 12 Jan 1721 John Campbell 4th Duke Argyll 1693-1770 (28) and Mary Drummond Bellenden 1685-1736 (36) were married .

On 12 Jan 1721 Ferdinand Guelph 1721-1792 was born at Wolfenbüttel, Lower Saxony

On 12 Jan 1721 Caroline Campbell Countess Elgin, Countess Ailesbury 1721-1803 was born to John Campbell 4th Duke Argyll 1693-1770 (28) and Mary Drummond Bellenden 1685-1736 (36)

21 Jan 1721

On 21 Jan 1721 Frances Lee 1721-1761 was born to George Henry Lee 2nd Earl Lichfield 1690-1743 (30) and Frances Hales Countess Lichfield 1697-1769 (24) .

Before 07 Dec 1680 Peter Lely 1618-1680 (62) . Portrait of Frances Hales Countess Lichfield 1697-1769 (-16) .

Feb 1721

18 Feb 1721

On 18 Feb 1721 William Hamilton 1721-1744 was born to James Hamilton 7th Earl Abercorn 1686-1744 (34) and Anne Plumer Countess Abercorn 1690-1776 (31)

19 Feb 1721

On 19 Feb 1721 Francis Scott 1721-1750 was born to Francis Scott 2nd Duke Buccleuch 1695-1751 (26) and Jane Douglas Duchess Buccleuch -1729

Apr 1721

06 Apr 1721

Before 06 Apr 1721 Christian August Oldenburg I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg 1696-1754 (24) and Frederikke Louise Unknown Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg were married .

On 06 Apr 1721 Frederick Christian Oldenburg I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg 1721-1794 was born to Christian August Oldenburg I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg 1696-1754 (24) and Frederikke Louise Unknown Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg

10 Apr 1721

On 10 Apr 1721 Rich Ingram 5th Viscount Irvine 1688-1721 (33) died . His brother Arthur Ingram 6th Viscount Irvine 1689-1736 (31) succeeded as 6th Viscount Ingram

20 Apr 1721

On 20 Apr 1721 Amelia Anne Murray 1721-1721 was born to John Murray 1st Duke Atholl 1660-1724 (61) and Mary Ross Duchess Atholl 1687-

21 Apr 1721

On 21 Apr 1721 Dorothea Louise Oldenburg 1663-1721 (57) died .

25 Apr 1721

On 25 Apr 1721 James Herbert MP 1690-1721 (16) drowned having fallen off a footbridge near his home whilst out walking. He is known to have suffered from apoplexy; his most recent occurrence being five days prior to his death.

26 Apr 1721

On 26 Apr 1721 Amelia Anne Murray 1721-1721 died

On 26 Apr 1721 William Augustus Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland 1721-1765 was born to George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland 1683-1760 (37) and Caroline Hohenzollern Queen Consort England 1683-1737 (38) .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Caroline Hohenzollern Queen Consort England 1683-1737 .

Around 1730 . Style of Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (71) . Portrait of Caroline Hohenzollern Queen Consort England 1683-1737 (46) .

Before 1737 Enoch "The Younger" Seeman 1694-1744 (42) . Portrait of Caroline Hohenzollern Queen Consort England 1683-1737 (53) .

May 1721

01 May 1721

On 01 May 1721 George Pitt 1st Baron Rivers 1721-1821 was born to George Pitt of Stratfield Saye 1690-1745 (31) in Geneva .

Before 17 Dec 1806 Thomas Beach 1738-1806 (68) . Portrait of George Pitt 1st Baron Rivers 1721-1821 (85) .

04 May 1721

Before 04 May 1721 William Boothby 4th Baronet Boothby 1721-1787 was born to Gore Boothby 1698-1730 (22) .

On 04 May 1721 William Boothby 4th Baronet Boothby 1721-1787 was baptised at St Mary's Church, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire .

09 May 1721

On 09 May 1721 Johann Adolph Wettin Duke Saxe-Weissenfels 1685-1746 (35) and Johannette Antoinette Juliane Wettin 1698-1726 (23) were married at Eisenach

Afer 09 May 1721 Hugh Acland 6th Baronet 1697-1728 (24) and Cicely Wroth were married .

18 May 1721

On 18 May 1721 Johann Adolf Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg 1721-1799 was born to Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg II Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 1676-1732 (44) and Magdalena Augusta Anhalt-Zerbst Anhaltzerbst Duchess Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg at Gotha

25 May 1721

On 25 May 1721 John West 1st Earl De La Warr 1693-1766 (28) and Charlotte Maccarthy Baroness De La Warr were married .

Jun 1721

10 Jun 1721

On 10 Jun 1721 Jane Fox -1721 died

18 Jun 1721

On 18 Jun 1721 Philip Yorke 1651-1721 (70) died

On 18 Jun 1721 Philipp Hesse-Kassel 1655-1721 (65) died .

19 Jun 1721

Before 19 Jun 1721 Walter Wrottesley 6th Baronet -1731 was born to John Wrottesley 4th Baronet 1682-1726 (39) .

Before 19 Jun 1721 Hugh Wrottesley 5th Baronet -1729 was born to John Wrottesley 4th Baronet 1682-1726 (39) .

On 19 Jun 1721 Richard Wrottesley 7th Baronet Wrottesley 1721-1769 was born to John Wrottesley 4th Baronet 1682-1726 (39) .

Jul 1721

On Jul 1721 Lucy Pelham Baroness Pierrepoint Hanslape Buckingham -1721 died

08 Jul 1721

On 08 Jul 1721 Elihu Yale 1649-1721 (72) died . He was buried in the churchyard at St Giles' Church, Wrexham, Denbighshire, North-East Wales .

On 08 Jul 1721 Elihu Yale 1649-1721 (72) died . He was buried in the churchyard at St Giles' Church, Wrexham, Denbighshire, North-East Wales .

On 08 Jul 1721 Elihu Yale 1649-1721 (72) died . He was buried in the churchyard at St Giles' Church, Wrexham, Denbighshire, North-East Wales .

On 08 Jul 1721 Elihu Yale 1649-1721 (72) died . He was buried in the churchyard at St Giles' Church, Wrexham, Denbighshire, North-East Wales .

27 Jul 1721

On 27 Jul 1721 Alice Sherard Baronetess Brownlow 1659-1721 (62) died .

Around 1685 . John Riley 1646-1691 (39) . Portrait of Alice Sherard Baronetess Brownlow 1659-1721 (26) .

Around 1685 John Closterman 1660-1711 (25) . Portrait of Alice Sherard Baronetess Brownlow 1659-1721 (26) .

Before 10 Sep 1687 Willem Wissing 1656-1687 (31) . Portrait of Alice Sherard Baronetess Brownlow 1659-1721 (28) .

Sep 1721

03 Sep 1721

On 03 Sep 1721 William Glynne 3rd Baronet Bicester aka Bisseter 1663-1721 (58) died . His brother Stephen Glynne 4th Baronet Bicester aka Bisseter 1665-1729 (56) succeeded as 3rd Baronet Bicester aka Bisseter in Oxfordshire .

After 03 Sep 1721 Stephen Glynne 4th Baronet Bicester aka Bisseter 1665-1729 (56) and Mary Evelyn Baronetess Bicester aka Bisseter 1676-1738 (45) were married . Mary Evelyn Baronetess Bicester aka Bisseter 1676-1738 (45) by marriage Baronetess Bicester aka Bisseter in Oxfordshire .

11 Sep 1721

On 11 Sep 1721 John Villiers 1st Earl Grandison 1684-1766 (37) was created 1st Earl Grandison of County Leitrim (2C 1767)

On 11 Sep 1721 William Ponsonby 1st Viscount Duncannon 1659-1724 (62) was created 1st Baron Bessborough of Bessborough in Kilkenny

14 Sep 1721

On 14 Sep 1721 Arthur Dillon 1721-1806 was born to Arthur Dillon -1733 at Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Yvelines.

18 Sep 1721

On 18 Sep 1721 Nathaniel Crew Bishop 1633-1721 (88) died .

Before 1691 . John Riley 1646-1691 (44) . Portrait of Nathaniel Crew Bishop 1633-1721 (57) .

In 1698 Godfrey Kneller 1646-1723 . Portrait of Nathaniel Crew Bishop 1633-1721 (64) .

Around 1675 John Greenhill 1644-1676 (31) (attributed).Portrait of Nathaniel Crew Bishop 1633-1721 (41) .

Dec 1721

On Dec 1721 George Manners -1721 died

07 Dec 1721

On 07 Dec 1721 Joseph Danvers 1st Baronet D'Anvers 1686-1753 (34) and Frances Babington Baronetess D'Anvers were married (he was her half second-cousin once-removed).

16 Dec 1721

On 16 Dec 1721 Frances Lee 1721-1723 was born to George Henry Lee 2nd Earl Lichfield 1690-1743 (31) and Frances Hales Countess Lichfield 1697-1769 (24) .

Before 07 Dec 1680 Peter Lely 1618-1680 (62) . Portrait of Frances Hales Countess Lichfield 1697-1769 (-16) .

22 Dec 1721

On 22 Dec 1721 Catherine Hamilton 1700-1721 (21) died .

27 Dec 1721

On 27 Dec 1721 Thomas Fermor 1st Earl Pomfret 1698-1753 (23) was created 1st Earl Pomfret (Pontefract) . Henriette-Louise Jeffreys Countess Pomfret 1698-1761 (23) by marriage Countess Pomfret (Pontefract) .