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Before 1739 Enoch "The Younger" Seeman 1694-1744 (44) . Portrait of Charles Graham 3rd Viscount Preston 1706-1739 (32) .

Before 1739 Enoch "The Younger" Seeman 1694-1744 (44) . Portrait of Charles Graham 3rd Viscount Preston 1706-1739 (32) .

Before 1739 George Knapton 1698-1778 (40) . Portrait of Elizabeth Anne Howard 1701-1739 (37) .

Before 1739 Thomas Hunt 1684-1739 (54) and Mary Vere Robartes 1696-1758 (42) were married .

Before 20 Oct 1743 Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (84) . Portrait of Mary Vere Robartes 1696-1758 (46) .

In 1739 Thomas Hudson 1701-1779 (38) . Portrait of Edward Vernon 1684-1757 (54) .

In 1739 Thomas Hudson 1701-1779 (38) . Portrait of John Carteret 2nd Earl Granville 1690-1763 (48) .

In 1739 Louis-Michel van Loo 1707-1771 (31) . Portrait of Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain 1692-1766 (46) .

In 1739 Louis-Michel van Loo 1707-1771 (31) . Portrait of Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain 1692-1766 (46) .

Around 1739 Andrea Soldi 1703-1771 (36) . Portrait of Mary Assheton Baronetess Curzon and her children Nathaniel Curzon 1st Baron Scarsdale 1726-1804 (13) and Assheton Curzon 1st Viscount Curzon Penn Buckinghamshire 1730-1820 (8) .

In 1739 Elizabeth Lyon Countess Aboyne 1672-1739 (67) died

In 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (44) . Portrait of Catherine Harpur Baronetess Gough -1740 .

In 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (44) . Portrait of Catherine Harpur Baronetess Gough -1740 .

In 1739 Francis Godolphin 2nd Baron Goldolphin 1706-1785 (32) was appointed as Lieutenant Governor of the Scilly Isles

In 1739 Elizabeth Anne Howard 1701-1739 (38) died .

In 1739 John Mordaunt 1709-1767 (30) was elected as MP Nottinghamshire .

In 1739 Anne Pierrepoint 1719-1739 (20) died .

In 1739 Brabazon Ponsonby 1st Earl Bessborough 1679-1758 (60) was created 1st Earl Bessborough

In 1739 William Watson 1728-1739 (11) died .

In 1739 Elizabeth Keppel 1739-1768 was born to William Anne Keppel 2nd Earl Albermarle 1702-1754 (36) and Anne Lennox Countess Albermarle 1703-1789 (35)

In 1739 Stillborn Twin Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg 1739-1739 was born to Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg III Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 1699-1772 (39) and Luise Dorothea Saxe-Meiningen Duchess Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg .

In 1739 Stillborn Twin Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg 1739-1739 died .

In 1739 Stillborn Twin Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg 1739-1739 was born to Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg III Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 1699-1772 (39) and Luise Dorothea Saxe-Meiningen Duchess Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg .

In 1739 Stillborn Twin Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg 1739-1739 died .

In 1739 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (29) was awarded as Honorary Doctor of Civil Law at Magdalen College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1739 Keith Stewart 1739-1795 was born to Alexander Stewart 6th Earl Galloway 1694-1773 (45) and Catherine Cochrane Countess Galloway 1709-1786 (30) .

In 1739 Francis Scott 2nd Earl Deloraine 1710-1739 (29) died . His brother Henry Scott 3rd Earl Deloraine 1712-1740 (27) succeeded as 3rd Earl Deloraine .

In 1739 Thomas Herbert 1695-1739 (44) died .

Around 1739 Glyn Wynn 1739-1793 was born to John Wynn 1701-1773 (37) and Jane Wynne .

In 1739 Juliana Boyle 1697-1739 (42) died .

Around 1739 Charles Hamilton 2nd Earl Selkirk 1662-1739 (77) died .

In 1739 Alexander Gordon 1739-1792 was born to William Gordon 2nd Earl Aberdeen 1679-1746 (60) and Anne Gordon Duchess Mantua -1786

In 1739 John Hobart 1st Earl Buckinghamshire 1693-1756 (45) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Norfolk .

Around 1739 John Hobart 2nd Earl Buckinghamshire 1723-1793 (15) educated at Christ's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire .

Before 02 Aug 1788 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (61) . Portrait of John Hobart 2nd Earl Buckinghamshire 1723-1793 (64) .

In 1780 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (52) . Portrait of John Hobart 2nd Earl Buckinghamshire 1723-1793 (56) .

Around 1739 Johnathan "The Elder" Richardson 1667-1745 (71) . Portrait of Thomas Cromwell 1699-1749 (40) . Cromwell Museum .

Around 1739 Johnathan "The Elder" Richardson 1667-1745 (71) . Portrait of Thomas Cromwell 1699-1749 (40) . Cromwell Museum .

In 1739 Thomas Hunt 1684-1739 (55) died .

In 1739 Mary Pelham 1739- was born to Henry Pelham 1694-1754 (44) and Catherine Manners -1780

In 1739 John Stratford 1st Earl Aldborough 1698-1777 (40) was appointed as High Sheriff Wexford .

In 1739 Christopher Bond 1682-1739 (56) died

In 1739 Charles Edwin 1699-1756 (40) was appointed as High Sheriff Northamptonshire

Around 1739 Robert Fisher 4th Baronet 1677-1739 (62) died without issue. Baronet Fisher of Packington Magna became extinct.

In 1739 Charlotte Rowe 1716-1739 (23) died

In 1739 Charlotte Rowe 1716-1739 (23) was buried at Westminster Abbey

In 1739 Richard Wrottesley 7th Baronet Wrottesley 1721-1769 (17) and Mary Leveson-Gower Baronetess Wrottesley -1778 were married . Mary Leveson-Gower Baronetess Wrottesley -1778 by marriage Baronetess Wrottesley of Wrottesley in Staffordshire .

In 1739 Anne Boscawen Baronetess Bishopp 1704-1739 (35) died .

In 1739 Richard Terrick Bishop 1710-1777 (29) was appointed Chaplain to the Speaker of the House of Commons which position he held until 1742 .

In 1739 Anthony Hamilton Archdeacon 1739-1812 was born to Alexander Hamilton .

In 1739 Marie Hohenzollern 1670-1739 (69) died

After 1739 Adrien Carpentiers 1713-1778 (26) was aquainted with Louis-Francois Roubiliac Sculptor 1702-1762 (36) .

In 1745 Adrien Carpentiers 1713-1778 (32) . Portrait of Thomas Rowney of Dean Farm Oxfordshire MP 1693-1759 (52) .

In 1745 Adrien Carpentiers 1713-1778 (32) . Portrait of Philip Herbert 1716-1749 .

In 1745 Adrien Carpentiers 1713-1778 (32) . Portrait of Humphry Sibtorpe Botanist 1713-1797 (32) .

In 1745 Adrien Carpentiers 1713-1778 (32) . Portrait of Richard "Beau, King of Bath" Nash 1674-1761 (70) .

In 1762 Adrien Carpentiers 1713-1778 (49) . Portrait of Louis-Francois Roubiliac Sculptor 1702-1762 (59) .

In 1762 Adrien Carpentiers 1713-1778 (49) . Portrait of Henry Bilson-Legge 2nd Baron Stawell 1708-1764 (53) as a boy.

Feb 1739

On Feb 1739 Robert Child 1739-1782 was born

16 Feb 1739

On 16 Feb 1739 Thomas Drury 1st Baronet Drury 1712-1759 (26) was created 1st Baronet Drury of Overstone in Northamptonshire . Martha Tyrrell Baronetess Drury 1716-1768 (22) by marriage Baronetess Drury of Overstone in Northamptonshire .

In 1754 Thomas Hudson 1701-1779 (53) . Portrait of Thomas Drury 1st Baronet Drury 1712-1759 (41) .

In 1754 Thomas Hudson 1701-1779 (53) . Portrait of Martha Tyrrell Baronetess Drury 1716-1768 (37) and her daughter Mary Anne Drury Countess Buckinghamshire .

22 Feb 1739

On 22 Feb 1739 Charles Graham 3rd Viscount Preston 1706-1739 (32) died .

Around 1715 . Charles D'Agar 1669-1723 (46) . Portrait of Edward Graham 2nd Viscount Preston 1679-1710 and his son Charles Graham 3rd Viscount Preston 1706-1739 (8) .

Before 1739 Enoch "The Younger" Seeman 1694-1744 (44) . Portrait of Charles Graham 3rd Viscount Preston 1706-1739 (32) .

Mar 1739

On Mar 1739 Charles Bruce 4th Earl Elgin, 3rd Earl Ailesbury 1682-1747 (56) and Caroline Campbell Countess Elgin, Countess Ailesbury 1721-1803 (18) were married .

28 Mar 1739

On 28 Mar 1739 Francis Reynolds-Moreton 3rd Baron Ducie 1739-1808 was born to Francis Reynolds MP of Strangways and Elizabeth Moreton .

Jun 1739

06 Jun 1739

On 06 Jun 1739 August Adolf Wettin 1739-1740 was born to Johann Adolph Wettin Duke Saxe-Weissenfels 1685-1746 (53) and Fredericka Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg 1715-1775 (23) at Weißenfels, Burgenlandkreis, Saxony-Anhalt

16 Jun 1739

On 16 Jun 1739 Robert Ker 2nd Duke Roxburghe 1709-1755 (30) and Essex Mostyn Duchess Roxburghe -1764 were married (he was her half first-cousin).

25 Jun 1739

On 25 Jun 1739 Henry Beauclerk 1701-1761 (37) and Martha Lovelace -1788 were married .

30 Jun 1739

On 30 Jun 1739 William Archer 1677-1739 (62) died

Sep 1739

27 Sep 1739

On 27 Sep 1739 Robert Stewart 1st Marquess Londonderry 1739-1821 was born to Alexander Stewart 1698-1781 (41) and Mary Cowan .

1757 . Anton Raphael Mengs 1728-1779 (28) . Portrait of Robert Stewart 1st Marquess Londonderry 1739-1821 (17) .

On 27 Sep 1739 Francis Russell 1739-1767 was born to John Russell 4th Duke Bedford 1710-1771 (28) and Gertrude Leveson-Gower Duchess Bedford -1794

Oct 1739

03 Oct 1739

On 03 Oct 1739 Catalina Ventura Colón Duchess Berwick, 9th Duchess Veragua 1690-1739 (49) died . Her son James Fitz-James 3rd Duke Berwick, 10th Duke Veragua 1718-1785 (20) succeeded as 10th Duke Veragua . Maria Teres Silva Duchess Berwick, Duchess Veragua 1716-1790 (23) by marriage Duchess Veragua .

06 Oct 1739

Before 06 Oct 1739 Charles Bromfield 1739- was born . Before 06 Oct 1739 Charles Bromfield 1739- was baptised in Patshull, Staffordshire .

21 Oct 1739

On 21 Oct 1739 Wilbrahim Tollemache 6th Earl Dysart 1739-1821 was born to Lionel Tollemache 4th Earl Dysart 1708-1770 (31) and Grace Carteret Countess Dysart 1713-1755 (26) .

In 1737 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (42) . Portrait of Grace Carteret Countess Dysart 1713-1755 (23) .A full-length portrait of a woman, standing, turned slightly to the right, head inclined to the left, gazing at the spectator, wearing wearing robes worn at the coronation of George II.A Countess’s coronet is shown on the table, right.She wears an elaborate white silk gown with a red velvet bodice edged with white fur, and a long red cloak over which is a cape of ermine.She holds a fold of her cloak in her right hand and gestures to the right with her left hand.

On 21 Oct 1739 William Montagu 2nd Duke Manchester 1700-1739 (39) died . His brother Robert Montagu 3rd Duke Manchester 1710-1762 (29) succeeded as 3rd Duke Manchester , 6th Earl Manchester . Harriet Dunch Duchess Manchester by marriage Duchess Manchester .

Nov 1739

02 Nov 1739

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Sarah Jennings Duchess Marlborough 1660-1744 (79) .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Sarah Jennings Duchess Marlborough 1660-1744 (79) .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Mary Savile Countess Isle Thanet -1751 .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Jemima Grey Countess Ashburham 1699-1731 .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Jemima Grey Countess Ashburham 1699-1731 .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Diana Spencer Viscountess St John.

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Diana Spencer Viscountess St John.

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Jane Hyde Countess Essex -1724 .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland 1683-1760 (56) .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Elizabeth Popham -1761 .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Elizabeth Griffin Countess Portsmouth 1691- .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Elizabeth Griffin Countess Portsmouth 1691- .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Eleanor Brownlow Viscountess Tyconnel 1691-1730 .

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

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

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Thomas Paget -1741 .

On 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) died

Around 1710 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (35) . Portrait of Mary Churchill 2nd Duchess Montagu 1689-1751.

Around 1730 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (55) . Portrait of Henrietta Finch Duchess Cleveland and Henrietta Finch Duchess Cleveland.

In 1732 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (57) . Portrait of Henrietta Hobart Countess Suffolk 1689-1767 (43) .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Sarah Jennings Duchess Marlborough 1660-1744 (79) .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Diana Spencer Viscountess St John.

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Elizabeth Popham -1761 .

Before 02 Nov 1739 Charles Jervas 1675-1739 (64) . Portrait of Elizabeth Griffin Countess Portsmouth 1691- .

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

05 Nov 1739

On 05 Nov 1739 Hugh Montgomerie 12th Earl Eglinton 1739-1819 was born to Alexander Montgomerie 1720-1783 (19) .

1780 John Singleton Copley 1738-1815 (41) . Portrait of Hugh Montgomerie 12th Earl Eglinton 1739-1819 (40) .

08 Nov 1739

On 08 Nov 1739 George Henry Monck -1787 and Isabella Cavendish-Bentinck -1783 were married .

11 Nov 1739

On 11 Nov 1739 Edward Crofton 3rd Baronet 1687-1739 (52) died .

14 Nov 1739

On 14 Nov 1739 Hans Sloane-Stanley 1739-1827 was born at South Stoneham, Hampshire .

15 Nov 1739

On 15 Nov 1739 Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Strafford 1672-1739 (67) died . He had suffered poor health for a number of years. His son William Wentworth 2nd Earl Strafford 1722-1791 (17) succeeded as 2nd Earl Strafford (2C 1711) .

Dec 1739

23 Dec 1739

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Mary Cardonnel Countess Talbot .

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Mary Cardonnel Countess Talbot .

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Dorothy Lambton .

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Algernon Seymour 7th Duke Somerset 1684-1750 (55) .

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Joseph Butler Bishop Bristol.

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Joseph Butler Bishop Bristol.

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Elizabeth Shirley Countess Northampton 1694-1741 (45) .

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of William Stanhope 1st Earl Harrington 1683-1756 (56) .

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of William Russell 7th Baronet Russell 1726-1758 (13) .

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of William Russell 7th Baronet Russell 1726-1758 (13) .

23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Elizabeth Davenport 1708-1740 (31) in Montacute House

23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Elizabeth Davenport 1708-1740 (31) in Montacute House

On 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) died of tuberculosis in Holies Street. He was buried in St Marylebone Parish Church

In 1725 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (30) . Portrait of Maria Eyles 1707-1792 (62) Around the time of her marriage.

Around 1725 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (30) . Portrait of Rhoda Apreece -1759 .

In 1729 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (34) . Portrait of Anne Stucley 1710-1731 (19) .

In 1734 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (39) . Portrait of Edward Gibson Bishop Lincoln.

In 1734 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (39) . Portrait of Bowater Vernon 1683-1735 (50) .

In 1735 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (40) . Portrait of Edward Gibson Bishop Lincoln.

In 1735 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (40) (attributed).Portrait of Jane Cornwallis 1703-1760 (32) .

In 1737 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (42) . Portrait of Anne Howard Baronetess Yonge -1775 .Signed on plinth of balustrade, lower left: Jno Vanderbank, Fecit.1737 and inscribed, bottom left: The Honble Lady Yonge/ Daughter to Ld.Effingham, 1737.A full-length portrait of a young woman, standing, turned slightly to the left, head inclined slightly to the right, gazing at the spectator, wearing a feathered hat, black dress with white sleeves, an ostrich feather fan in her left hand, a black veil in her right.A black page, dressed in red, stands behind to the right, beneath a column on a high plinth, a pillared balustrade on the left, with a view of trees and a cloudy sky beyond.Sudbury Hall.

In 1737 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (42) . Portrait of Grace Carteret Countess Dysart 1713-1755 (23) .A full-length portrait of a woman, standing, turned slightly to the right, head inclined to the left, gazing at the spectator, wearing wearing robes worn at the coronation of George II.A Countess’s coronet is shown on the table, right.She wears an elaborate white silk gown with a red velvet bodice edged with white fur, and a long red cloak over which is a cape of ermine.She holds a fold of her cloak in her right hand and gestures to the right with her left hand.

In 1737 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (42) . Portrait of William Yonge 4th Baronet Yonge 1693-1755 (44) .

In 1737 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (42) . Portrait of Catherine Collingwood Baronetess Throckmorton -1761 .

In 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (44) . Portrait of Catherine Harpur Baronetess Gough -1740 .

23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Elizabeth Davenport 1708-1740 (31) in Montacute House

Before 05 Aug 1736 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (41) (circle of).Portrait of Angelica Magdalena Pellissary Viscountess St John 1666-1736 (70) in Coronation Robes.

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Mary Cardonnel Countess Talbot .

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of William Russell 7th Baronet Russell 1726-1758 (13) .

Before 23 Dec 1739 John Vanderbank 1694-1739 (45) . Portrait of Joseph Butler Bishop Bristol.

27 Dec 1739

On 27 Dec 1739 Elisabeth Alexandrine Felicite Charlotte Gotfriede Salm 1704-1739 (35) died .