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1798 John Singleton Copley 1738-1815 (59) . Portrait of Adam Duncan 1st Viscount Duncan 1731-1804 (66) .

1798 John Singleton Copley 1738-1815 (59) . Portrait of Adam Duncan 1st Viscount Duncan 1731-1804 (66) .

In 1798 Elisabeth Louise Vigee Lebrun 1755-1842 (42) . Portrait of Charles Chetwynd-Talbot 2nd Earl Talbot 1777-1849 (20) .

In 1798 . Thomas Lawrence 1769-1830 (28) . Portrait of William Eden 1st Baron Auckland 1745-1814 (52) .

In 1798 . Thomas Lawrence 1769-1830 (28) . Portrait of Caroline Brunswick Queen Consort England 1768-1821 (29) .

In 1798 . Thomas Lawrence 1769-1830 (28) . Portrait of Caroline Brunswick Queen Consort England 1768-1821 (29) .

Around 1798 . Samuel Woodford 1763-1817 (34) . Portrait of Frances Anne Acland 1735-1800 (63) as a boy.

Around 1798 . Samuel Woodford 1763-1817 (34) . Portrait of Frances Anne Acland 1735-1800 (63) as a boy.

In 1798 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (39) . Portrait of Jane Elizabeth Scott 1774-1824 (24) .

In 1798 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (39) . Portrait of Jane Elizabeth Scott 1774-1824 (24) .

In 1798 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (39) . Portrait of Elizabeth Howard Duchess Rutland 1780-1825 (17) .

Around 1798 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (39) . Portrait of Adam Duncan 1st Viscount Duncan 1731-1804 (66) .

Around 1798 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (39) . Portrait of Adam Duncan 1st Viscount Duncan 1731-1804 (66) .

In 1798 Charles Marsham 2nd Earl Romney 1777-1845 (20) was elected as MP Hythe .

In 1798 Emily Bathurst 1798-1877 was born to Henry Bathurst 3rd Earl Bathurst Sussex 1762-1834 (35) and Georgiana Lennox Countess Bathurst Sussex 1765-1841 (32)

Around 1798 William Cavendish 1783-1812 (14) educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire .

In 1798 Robert Grosvenor 1st Marquess Westminster 1767-1845 (30) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Flintshire

In 1798 Frances Mordaunt 1736-1798 (62) died . She was buried at St Elthreda's Church, Bishop's Hatfield, Hertfordshire .

In 1798 Henry George St John 1798-1821 was born to Frederick St John 1765-1844 (32) and Arabella Craven .

Around 1798 William John Crole Wyndham 1798-1865 was born to George O'Brien Wyndham 3rd Earl Egremont 1751-1837 (46)

Around 1798 Sophia Keppel 1798-1824 was born to William Charles Keppel 4th Earl Albermarle 1772-1849 (25) and Elizabeth Southwell Countess Albermarle .

In 1798 Jane Stewart Duchess Marlborough 1798-1844 was born to George Stewart 8th Earl Galloway 1768-1834 (29) and Jane Paget Countess Galloway 1774-1842 (23)

In 1798 Charles Herbert 1793-1798 (5) died .

In 1798 Walter Frederick Campbell 1798-1855 was born to John Campbell 4th of Islay 1770-1809 (28) and Charlotte Susan Maria Campbell 1775-1861 (22)

In 1798 Edward Clive 1st Earl Powis 1754-1839 (43) was appointed as Governor Madras

In 1798 John Cole 2nd Earl Enniskillen 1768-1840 (29) was elected as MP Sligo Borough .

Before 1839 . Charles Turner 1774-1857 (64) . Portrait of John Cole 2nd Earl Enniskillen 1768-1840 (70) .

In 1798 Joseph Damer 1st Earl Dorchester 1718-1798 (79) died .

In 1798 Eleanor Fortescue 1798-1847 was born to Hugh Fortescue 1st Earl Fortescue 1753-1841 (44) and Hester Grenville Countess Fortescue 1766-1847 (31) .

In 1798 Charlotte Hobart -1798 died

Around 1798 Georgiana Emma Charlotte Lygon 1798-1880 was born to William Lygon 1st Earl Beauchamp 1747-1816 (50)

In 1798 John Murray 5th Duke Atholl 1778-1846 (19) was declared to be of unsound mind.

In 1798 William Conolly Staples -1798 died

In 1798 Rosalía Ventimiglia Duchess Veragua, Duchess Berwick, Duchess Alba 1798-1868 was born

In 1798 William Digby Prebendary 1798-1833 was born

In 1798 Richard Aldworth of Stanlake -1738 died .

In 1798 John Mytton 1768-1798 (30) died .

In 1798 George Hay 16th Earl Erroll 1767-1798 (31) died at Callendar House, Falkirk. His brother William Hay 17th Earl Erroll 1772-1819 (25) succeeded as 17th Earl Erroll

After 1798 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (39) . Portrait of William Mordaunt Milner 3rd Baronet Milner 1754-1811 (43) .

After 1798 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (39) . Portrait of William Mordaunt Milner 3rd Baronet Milner 1754-1811 (43) .

Jan 1798

14 Jan 1798

On 14 Jan 1798 William Duncombe 2nd Baron Feversham Duncombe Park 1798-1867 was born to Charles Duncombe 1st Baron Feversham Duncombe Park 1764-1841 (33) and Charlotte Legge Baroness Feversham Duncombe Park 1774-1848 (23) .

20 Jan 1798

On 20 Jan 1798 John Baker Holroyd 1st Earl Sheffield 1735-1821 (62) and Anne North Countess Sheffield 1782-1832 (15) were married . Anne North Countess Sheffield 1782-1832 (15) by marriage Countess Sheffield of Dunamore in Meath .

25 Jan 1798

On 25 Jan 1798 Millicent Sparrow Duchess Manchester 1798-1848 was born to Robert Bernard Sparrow -1805 and Olivia Acheson 1778-1863 (20)

Feb 1798

02 Feb 1798

On 02 Feb 1798 Henry Robinson-Montagu 6th Baron Rokeby 1798-1883 was born to Matthew Robinson-Montagu 4th Baron Rokeby 1762-1831 (35) .

06 Feb 1798

On 06 Feb 1798 James Hamilton 2nd Earl Clanbrassil 1730-1798 (67) died

May 1798

In May 1798 Norris John Wodehouse 1798-1819 was born to John Wodehouse 2nd Baron Wodehouse 1771-1846 (27) and Charlotte Norris Baronetess Woodhouse -1845 .

14 May 1798

On 14 May 1798 Henry Agar 1733-1798 (64) died .

19 May 1798

On 19 May 1798 Dudley Ryder 2nd Earl Harrowby Lincolnshire 1798-1882 was born to Dudley Ryder 1st Earl Harrowby Lincolnshire 1762-1847 (35) and Susanna Leveson-Gower Countess Harrowby Lincolnshire 1772-1838 (25)

On 19 May 1798 William Byron 5th Baron Byron 1722-1798 (75) died . His great-nephew George "Lord Byron" 6th Baron Byron 1788-1824 (10) succeeded as 6th Baron Byron of Rochdale in Lancashire .

On 19 May 1798 Francis Charles Seymour-Conway 3rd Marquess Hertford 1777-1842 (21) and Maria "Mie-Mie" Seymour-Conway Marchioness of Hertford 1771-1856 (26) were married .

30 May 1798

On 30 May 1798 Edmund Boyle 7th Earl Cork 1742-1798 (55) died

Jul 1798

13 Jul 1798

On 13 Jul 1798 Charlotte Hohenzollern 1798-1860 was born to Frederick William II King Prussia 1770-1840 (27)

19 Jul 1798

On 19 Jul 1798 Christian August Oldenburg II Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg 1798-1869 was born to Frederick Christian Oldenburg II Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg 1765-1814 (32) and Louise Auguste possible father Johann Friedrich Struensee Oldenburg Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg 1771-1843 (27) at Copenhagen .

22 Jul 1798

On 22 Jul 1798 Maria Hamilton 1725-1798 (73) died .

Aug 1798

15 Aug 1798

On 15 Aug 1798 Henry Labouchere 1st Baron Taunton 1798-1869 was born at Over Stowey, Somerset .

21 Aug 1798

On 21 Aug 1798 Richard Norman and Elizabeth Isabella Manners -1853 were married

23 Aug 1798

On 23 Aug 1798 Alexander Baring 1st Baron Ashburton 1774-1848 (23) and Ann Louisa Bingham Baroness Ashburton 1782-1848 (16) were married

Sep 1798

13 Sep 1798

On 13 Sep 1798 David Archibald Douglas 1798-1841 was born to William Douglas 1574- and Catherine Johnstone

Nov 1798

On Nov 1798 George Henry Talbot 1798-1839 was born to John Joseph Talbot 1765-1815 (33) .

01 Nov 1798

On 01 Nov 1798 Benjamin Lee Guiness 1st Baronet Guiness 1798-1868 was born to Arthur Guiness 1725-1803 (73) .

06 Nov 1798

On 06 Nov 1798 Alexander Ramey-Home 10th Earl Home 1769-1841 (28) and Elizabeth Scott Countess Home were married . Elizabeth Scott Countess Home by marriage Countess Home .

11 Nov 1798

On 11 Nov 1798 John Duncan Bligh 1798-1872 was born to John Bligh 4th Earl Darnley 1767-1831 (31) .

17 Nov 1798

On 17 Nov 1798 Alexander Württemberg Duke Württemberg 1771-1833 (27) and Antoinette Ernestine Amalie Saxe-Coburg-Gotha Duchess Württemberg 1779-1824 (19) were married

18 Nov 1798

On 18 Nov 1798 Nathaniel Curzon 2nd Baron Scarsdale 1752-1837 (46) and Felicite Anne Watines Baroness Scarsdale 1767-1850 (31) were married .

20 Nov 1798

On 20 Nov 1798 John Jeffreys 1710-1798 (88) died

In 1730 William Hogarth 1697-1764 (32) . John (19) and Elizabeth Jeffreys and their children.

Dec 1798

14 Dec 1798

On 14 Dec 1798 Mary Elizabeth Kitty Moreton Countess Desmond, Countess Denbigh 1798-1842 was born to Thomas Reynolds-Moreton 1st Earl Ducie 1776-1840 (22) and Frances Herbert Baroness Ducie Tortworth 1782-1830 (16) .

19 Dec 1798

On 19 Dec 1798 Mary Fitzclarence 1798-1864 was born illegitimately to William IV King United Kingdom 1765-1837 (33) and Dorothea Bland 1761-1816 (37) .

Around 1788 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (29) . Portrait of Dorothea Bland 1761-1816 (26) playing the character ' Viola ' in Twelth Night .

In 1791 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (32) . Portrait of Dorothea Bland 1761-1816 (29) as Hypolita