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Around 1780 Johan Joseph Zoffany 1733-1810 (46) . Portrait of George de la Poer Beresford 1st Marquess Waterford 1735-1800 (44) .

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

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

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

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

In 1780 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (52) . Portrait of John Montagu 4th Earl Sandwich 1718-1792 (61) .

Around 1780 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (52) . Portrait of Arthur Chichester 1st Marquess County Donegal 1739-1799 (40) .

In 1780 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (56) .Known as The Ladies Waldegrave.From left to right three sisters: Charlotte Maria Waldegrave Duchess Grafton 1761-1808 (18) , Elizabeth Laura Waldegrave Countess Waldegrave 1760-1816 (19) and Anne Horatia Waldegrave 1762-1801 (18) .Believed to have been commissioned by their mother in the hope of atracyting suitors since at the time of the painting all three were unmarried.All three did subsequently marry.

In 1780 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (56) .Known as The Ladies Waldegrave.From left to right three sisters: Charlotte Maria Waldegrave Duchess Grafton 1761-1808 (18) , Elizabeth Laura Waldegrave Countess Waldegrave 1760-1816 (19) and Anne Horatia Waldegrave 1762-1801 (18) .Believed to have been commissioned by their mother in the hope of atracyting suitors since at the time of the painting all three were unmarried.All three did subsequently marry.

Around 1780 George Romney 1734-1802 (45) . Portrait of Wilhelmina Emilia Kerr .

Around 1780 George Romney 1734-1802 (45) . Portrait of Wilhelmina Emilia Kerr .

Around 1780 George Romney 1734-1802 (45) . Portrait of Anne Louisa Bertie -1800 .

Around 1780 George Romney 1734-1802 (45) . Portrait of Frederick Howard 5th Earl Carlisle 1748-1825 (31) .

Around 1780 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (45) . Portrait of Jedediah Strutt 1726-1797 (54) .

Around 1780 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (45) . Portrait of Jedediah Strutt 1726-1797 (54) .

Around 1780 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (45) . Portrait of Eramus Darwin 1731-1802 (48) .

Around 1780 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (45) . Portrait of Eramus Darwin 1731-1802 (48) .

Around 1780 Daniel Gardner 1750-1805 (30) . Portrait of Jane Maxwell Duchess Gordon 1748-1812 (32) wearing a green riding habit.

Around 1780 Daniel Gardner 1750-1805 (30) . Portrait of Jane Maxwell Duchess Gordon 1748-1812 (32) wearing a green riding habit.

1780 . Anton Raphael Mengs 1728-1779 . Portrait of Infanta Maria Luisa of Spain 1745-1792 (34) .

1780 . Anton Raphael Mengs 1728-1779 . Portrait of Infanta Maria Luisa of Spain 1745-1792 (34) .

1780 . Wilhelm Bottner 1758-1810 (27) . Portrait of Charles Christian Nassau-Weilburg 1735-1788 (44) .

1780 . Wilhelm Bottner 1758-1810 (27) . Portrait of Charles Christian Nassau-Weilburg 1735-1788 (44) .

In 1780 Thomas Gaffin 1780-1855 was born

In 1780 James Brudenell 5th Earl Cardigan 1725-1811 (54) was created 1st Baron Brudenell Deene in Northamptonshire . Anne Legge Baroness Brudenell Deene -1786 by marriage Baroness Brudenell Deene in Northamptonshire .

In 1780 William Craven 6th Baron Craven 1738-1791 (41) built Craven Cottage.

In 1780 Thomas Egerton 1st Earl Wilton 1749-1814 (30) was elected as MP Lancashire

In 1780 George Finch-Hatton 1747-1823 (32) was elected as MP Rochester

In 1780 George Legge 3rd Earl Dartmouth 1755-1810 (24) was elected as MP Staffordshire .

In 1780 Charles Mordaunt 1748-1780 (31) died .

In 1780 James Dutton 1st Baron Sherborne 1744-1820 (35) was elected as MP Gloucestershire

Around 1780 Frederick North 5th Earl Guilford 1766-1827 (13) educated at Christ Church College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire .

In 1780 George Rodney 2nd Baron Rodney 1753-1802 (26) was elected as MP Northampton .

In 1780 William Augustus Henry Vernon 1780-1813 was born to George Bussy Villiers 4th Earl Jersey 1735-1805 (44) and Frances Twysden 1753-1821 (26)

In 1780 Charles Edwin -1801 was elected as MP Glamorgan during the General Election.

In 1780 Augustus Keppel 1st Viscount Keppel 1725-1786 (54) was elected as MP Surrey .

In 1780 Leveson Keith Stewart 1772-1780 (8) died .

In 1780 Montgomery Granville John Stewart 1780-1860 was born to John Stewart 7th Earl Galloway 1736-1806 (43) and Anne Dashwood Countess Galloway 1743-1830 (37) .

In 1780 James Cecil 1st Marquess Salisbury 1748-1823 (31) was appointed as Treasurer of the Household .

In 1780 Henry Herbert 1st Earl Carnarvon 1741-1811 (38) was created 1st Baron Porchester . Elizabeth Alicia Maria Wyndham Countess Carnarvon 1752-1826 (27) by marriage Baroness Porchester .

In 1780 Thomas Bladen 1698-1780 (82) died .

In 1780 Jane Boyle 1699-1780 (81) died unmarried.

Before 1696 Jacob Huysmans 1633-1696 (62) . Portrait of Jane Boyle 1699-1780 (-3) . Teh date somewhat improbable given Huysmans died in 1696.

In 1780 Elizabeth Cartwright Viscountess Tyconnel -1780 died

In 1735 Enoch "The Younger" Seeman 1694-1744 (41) . Portrait of Elizabeth Cartwright Viscountess Tyconnel -1780 . Belton House

In 1780 Elizabeth Fitzgerald 1780-1857 was born to William Robert Fitzgerald 2nd Duke Leinster -1804 .

In 1780 Lucius Knightley 1742-1791 (37) was elected as MP Northamptonshire

In 1780 Edward Obrien 1780-1824 was born to Edward Dominic Obrien 1735-1801 (45)

In 1780 Francis Osborne 5th Duke Leeds 1751-1799 (28) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant East Riding Yorkshire

In 1780 Thomas Robinson 2nd Baron Grantham 1738-1786 (41) and Mary Jemima Yorke Baroness Grantham 1757-1830 (23) were married . Mary Jemima Yorke Baroness Grantham 1757-1830 (23) by marriage Baroness Grantham .

In 1780 Hans Sloane-Stanley 1739-1827 (40) was elected as MP Southampton .

Around 1780 William Sloane-Stanley 1780-1860 was born to Hans Sloane-Stanley 1739-1827 (40) .

In 1780 Algernon Percy 1st Earl Beverley 1750-1830 (29) was elected as MP Northumberland .

In 1780 John Delaval 1st Baron Delaval 1728-1808 (51) was elected as MP Berwick on Tweed

In 1751 . Arthur Pond 1705-1758 (46) . Portrait of Rhoda Delaval 1725-1757 (25) and her siblings Francis Blake Delaval 1727-1771 (23) , Edward Hussey Delaval 1729-1814 (22) , John Delaval 1st Baron Delaval 1728-1808 (22) , Anne Hussey Delaval 1743- and Sarah Delaval Countess Mexborough 1742-1821 (9) .

In 1780 John Harpur 1710-1780 (70) died .

In 1718 . Charles D'Agar 1669-1723 (49) . Portrait of Henry Harpur 5th Baronet Harpur 1708-1748 (9) and John Harpur 1710-1780 (8) .

In 1780 Thomas Orde-Powlett 1st Baron Bolton 1740-1807 (39) was elected as MP Aylesbury .

In 1780 Ann Spooner 1780-1873 was born to Isaac Spooner of Elmdon 1736- and Barbara Gough 1746-1826 (34)

In 1780 Elizabeth Charlotte Eden Baroness Godolphin 1780-1847 was born to William Eden 1st Baron Auckland 1745-1814 (34) and Eleanor Elliot .

In 1780 George Byng 1735-1789 (45) was elected as MP Middlesex .

In 1780 William Gage 2nd Viscount Gage 1718-1791 (61) was created 1st Baron Gage .

In 1780 William Gage 2nd Viscount Gage 1718-1791 (61) was created 1st Baron Gage of Highmeadow .Since he had no male heirs this creation included special remainder to the heirs male of his brothers.

In 1780 Saville Slingsby 7th Baronet Scriven 1698-1780 (82) died

Around 1780 Margaret Maria Beckford 1780- was born to William Beckford 1760-1844 (19) .

In 1780 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (22) was elected as MP Appleby

In 1780 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (22) was elected as MP Carlisle

In 1780 George Forbes 5th Earl Granard 1740-1780 (40) died . His son George Forbes 6th Earl Granard 1760-1837 (20) succeeded as 6th Earl Granard . Selina Frances Rawdon Countess Granard 1759-1827 (20) by marriage Countess Granard .

Mar 1780

In Mar 1780 Richard Tylney 1st Earl Tylney 1680-1780 (100) died at Aix-en-Provence . His son John Tylney 2nd Earl Tylney 1712-1784 (67) succeeded as 2nd Earl Tylney of Castlemaine in County Kerry , 2nd Viscount Castlemaine in County Kerry , 2nd Baron Newtown in County Donegal .

01 Mar 1780

On 01 Mar 1780 George Stuart 1780-1841 was born to John Stuart 1st Marquess Bute 1744-1814 (35) and Charlotte Jane Windsor Marchioness Bute 1746-1800 (34)

Before 20 Oct 1743 Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (84) . Portrait of Charlotte Jane Windsor Marchioness Bute 1746-1800 (-2) .

09 Mar 1780

On 09 Mar 1780 Friedrich Karl Ludwig Oldenburg I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck 1757-1816 (22) and Friederike Schlieben Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck were married . Friederike Schlieben Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck by marriage Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck .

17 Mar 1780

18 Mar 1780

On 18 Mar 1780 Henry Manvers Pierrepoint 1780-1851 was born to Charles Pierrepoint 1st Earl Manvers 1737-1816 (42)

On 18 Mar 1780 Susanna Kennedy Countess Winton 1690-1780 (90) died at Auchans Castle, Auchans

Before 07 Jun 1731 William Aikman 1682-1731 (48) . Portrait of Susanna Kennedy Countess Winton 1690-1780 (41) .

20 Mar 1780

On 20 Mar 1780 John Henry Smyth 1780-1822 was born to John Smyth 1748-1811 (32) and Georgiana Fitzroy 1757-1799 (22) .

21 Mar 1780

On 21 Mar 1780 Charlotte Susannah Elizabeth Layard Countess Lindsey 1780-1858 was born to Charles Peter Layard 1749-1803 (31) .

Apr 1780

01 Apr 1780

On 01 Apr 1780 Stephen Glynne 7th Baronet Bicester aka Bisseter 1744-1780 (35) died .

08 Apr 1780

On 08 Apr 1780 Charles Stanhope 4th Earl Harrington 1780-1851 was born to Charles Stanhope 3rd Earl Harrington 1753-1829 (27) and Jane Fleming Countess Harrington 1755-1824 (24)

In 1768 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (44) . Portrait of Jane Fleming Countess Harrington 1755-1824 (12) .

In 1775 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (51) . Portrait of Jane Fleming Countess Harrington 1755-1824 (19) .

22 Apr 1780

On 22 Apr 1780 Henriette Nassau-Weilburg 1780-1857 was born to Charles Christian Nassau-Weilburg 1735-1788 (45) and Carolina Orange-Nassau 1743-1787 (37) .

1780 . Wilhelm Bottner 1758-1810 (27) . Portrait of Charles Christian Nassau-Weilburg 1735-1788 (44) .

24 Apr 1780

On 24 Apr 1780 Luke Dillon 2nd Baron Clonbrook 1780-1826 was born to Robert Dillon 1st Baron Clonbrook 1754-1795 (26)

May 1780

In May 1780 Stephen Richard Glynne 8th Baronet Bicester aka Bisseter 1780-1815 was born to Stephen Glynne 7th Baronet Bicester aka Bisseter 1744-1780 postummmously.

01 May 1780

On 01 May 1780 Princess Augusta of Prussia 1780-1841 was born to Frederick William II King Prussia 1744-1797 (35) .

1800 . Wilhelm Bottner 1758-1810 (47) . Portrait of Princess Augusta of Prussia 1780-1841 (19) .

17 May 1780

On 17 May 1780 Richard Savage-Nassau 1723-1780 (56) died .

26 May 1780

On 26 May 1780 Mary Lyon 1697-1780 (83) died

Jun 1780

03 Jun 1780

On 03 Jun 1780 George Carpenter 2nd Earl Tyrconnel 1750-1805 (30) and Sarah Hussey Delaval Countess Tyrconnel were married . Sarah Hussey Delaval Countess Tyrconnel by marriage Countess Tyrconnel .

09 Jun 1780

On 09 Jun 1780 Paulet St John-Mildmay 1st Baronet St John Mildmay 1704-1780 (76) died . His son Henry St John-Mildmay 2nd Baronet St John Mildmay 1737-1784 (43) succeeded as 2nd Baronet St John Mildmay of Farley in Southampton .

19 Jun 1780

On 19 Jun 1780 Richard Griffin 2nd Baron Braybrook 1750-1825 (29) and Catherine Grenville Baroness Braybrook 1761-1796 (19) were married .

Jul 1780

02 Jul 1780

On 02 Jul 1780 Judith Howe -1780 died

On 02 Jul 1780 Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice 3rd Marquess Lansdowne 1780-1863 was born to William Petty 1st Marquess Lansdowne 1737-1805 (43) and Louisa Fitzpatrick Marchioness Lansdowne 1755-1789 (25) .

04 Jul 1780

On 04 Jul 1780 Charles Alexander Emmanuel Lorraine 1712-1780 (67) died .

29 Jul 1780

On 29 Jul 1780 Mary Stawell Baroness Stawell 1725-1780 (55) died . Her son Henry Bilson-Legge 2nd Baron Stawell 1708-1764 succeeded as 2nd Baron Stawell of Somerton in Somerset (2C 1760) .

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

Sep 1780

04 Sep 1780

On 04 Sep 1780 Anne Payne -1780 was born to John Payne

08 Sep 1780

On 08 Sep 1780 Henry Yelverton 19th Baron Grey Ruthyn 1780-1810 was born .

14 Sep 1780

On 14 Sep 1780 Major-General Robert Kerr 1780-1843 was born to William John Kerr 5th Marquess Lothian 1737-1815 (43) and Elizabeth Fortescue 5th Marchioness Lothian 1745-1780 (35)

Before 02 Aug 1788 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (65) . Portrait of Elizabeth Fortescue 5th Marchioness Lothian 1745-1780 .

19 Sep 1780

On 19 Sep 1780 James "Wicked Earl" Cecil 1713-1780 (66) died . His son James Cecil 1st Marquess Salisbury 1748-1823 (32) succeeded as 6th Earl Salisbury (5C 1605) . Mary Amelia Hill Marchioness Salisbury 1750-1835 (30) by marriage Countess Salisbury (5C 1605) .

30 Sep 1780

On 30 Sep 1780 Elizabeth Fortescue 5th Marchioness Lothian 1745-1780 (35) died in Marylebone, Westminster probably as a result of childbirth.

Before 02 Aug 1788 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (65) . Portrait of Elizabeth Fortescue 5th Marchioness Lothian 1745-1780 .

Dec 1780

02 Dec 1780

On 02 Dec 1780 Henry St John 13th Baron St John Bletso 1758-1805 (22) and Emma Maria Elizabeth Whitbread Baroness St John Bletso were married . Emma Maria Elizabeth Whitbread Baroness St John Bletso by marriage Baroness St John Bletso (1C 1559) .

13 Dec 1780

On 13 Dec 1780 Friederike Oldenburg 1780-1862 was born to Friedrich Karl Ludwig Oldenburg I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck 1757-1816 (23) and Friederike Schlieben Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck