Events in ... 1801 ...

In 1801 John Baring 1801-1888 was born to Thomas Baring 2nd Baronet Baring 1772-1848 (28) and Mary Ursula Sealy Sealy Baronetess Baring Sealy Baronetess Baring 1774-1846 (27).

In 1801 Albermarle Bertie 9th Earl Lindsey 1744-1818 (56) was elected as MP Stamford.

In 1801 William Craven 1st Earl Craven 1770-1825 (30) was created 1st Earl Craven in Yorkshire (2C 1801).

In 1801 Ferdinando Hastings 1776-1801 (25) died.

In 1801 Susan Montagu Marchioness Teviotdale 1801-1870 was born to William Montagu 5th Duke Manchester 1771-1843 (29) and Susan Gordon Duchess Manchester -1828.

In 1801 Elizabeth Noel 1731-1801 (70) died.

In 1801 Francis Almeric Spencer 1st Baron Churchill Wychwood 1779-1845 (21) was elected as MP Oxfordshire.

In 1801 Isabella Louisa Stanley 1801-1839 was born to John Stanley 1st Baron Stanley Alderley 1766-1850 (34) and Maria Josepha Holroyd Baroness Stanley Alderley -1863.

In 1801 Frederick West 1767-1852 (34) was elected as MP Denbigh Boroughs.

In 1801 Charles William Wyndham 1760-1828 (40) and Anne Barbara Frances Villiers 1772-1832 (29) were married.

In 1801 Charles Edwin -1801 died.

In 1801 Augusta Emma d'Este Hanover 1801-1866 was born to Augustus Frederick Hanover 1st Duke Sussex 1773-1843 (27) and Augusta Murray Duchess Sussex 1768-1830 (32).

In 1801 Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge 1774-1850 (26) was created 1st Duke Cambridge (4C 1801).

In 1801 Charles George James Arbuthnot 1801-1870 was born to Charles Arbuthnot 1767-1850 (33) and Marcia Clapcote-Lisle 1774-1806 (26).

In 1801 William Pleydell-Bouverie 3rd Earl Radnor 1779-1869 (21) was elected as MP Downton.

In 1801 George Charles Canning 1801-1820 was born to George Canning 1770-1827 (30) and Joan Scott 1776-.

In 1810. Thomas Lawrence 1769-1830 (40). Portrait of George Canning 1770-1827 (39).

In 1801 Katherine Charteris Baroness Grey Groby 1801-1844 was born to Francis Charteris 8th Earl Wemyss 1772-1853 (28).

In 1801 James Erskine 1772-1825 (28) and Louisa Paget 1777-1842 (23) were married.

In 1801 Grace Frankland -1801 died.

In 1801 George Gordon 2nd Earl Aberdeen 1722-1801 (79) died.

In 1801 Henry Campbell Ramey-Home 1801- was born to Alexander Ramey-Home 10th Earl Home 1769-1841 (31) and Elizabeth Scott Countess Home.

In 1801 Evelyn Henry Frederick Pierrepoint 1775-1801 (26) died.

In 1801 George Murray Bishop St David's 1761-1803 (39) was appointed as Bishop St David's.

In 1801 Thomas Pelham 1st Earl Chichester 1728-1805 (72) was created 1st Earl Chichester (3C 1801).

In 1801 Thomas Pelham 2nd Earl Chichester 1756-1826 (44) and Mary Henrietta Juliana Osborne Countess Chichester 1776-1862 (24) were married.

In 1801 John David Colyear -1801 died.

In 1801 Maria Felicita Savoy 1730-1801 (71) died.

In 1801 Adam Gordon 1726-1801 (75) died.

In 1801 Anne Horatia Waldegrave 1762-1801 (39) died.

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 1801 Paul Württemberg 1800-1801 (1) died.

In 1801 Catherine Payne -1801 died.

In 1801 Charles Marsham 1st Earl Romney 1744-1811 (56) was created 1st Earl Romney (2C 1801), 1st Viscount Marsham. Frances Wyndham Countess Romney 1755-1795 by marriage Countess Romney (2C 1801).

In 1801 Arabella Vane 1801-1864 was born to William Harry Vane 1st Duke Cleveland 1766-1842 (34) and Catharine Margaret Powlett Countess Darlington 1766-1807 (35).

In 1801 John Ker 3rd Duke Roxburghe 1740-1804 (60) was appointed 623rd Knight Garter: George III.

Jan 1801

01 Jan 1801

Act of Union

On 01 Jan 1801 the Act of Union came into force by which Great Britain and Ireland were united creating the United Kingdom. Actually two Acts of Union with the same title: one for the Parliament of Great Britain and one for the Parliament of Ireland.

02 Jan 1801

On 02 Jan 1801 Edward Stratford 2nd Earl Aldborough 1736-1801 (65) died. His brother John Stratford 3rd Earl Aldborough 1740-1823 (61) succeeded as 3rd Earl Aldborough, 3rd Viscount Aldborough of Belan in Kildare, 3rd Baron Baltinglass of Wicklow. Elizabeth Hamilton Countess Aldborough 1757-1811 (44) by marriage Countess Aldborough.

04 Jan 1801

On 04 Jan 1801 Louise Charlotte Mecklenburg-Schwerin (21) died.

07 Jan 1801

On 07 Jan 1801 Francis Stuart 10th Earl Moray 1771-1848 (29) and Margaret Jane Ainslie Countess Moray were married.

13 Jan 1801

On 13 Jan 1801 Sophia Laura Wodehouse 1801-1869 was born to John Wodehouse 2nd Baron Wodehouse 1771-1846 (30) and Charlotte Norris Baronetess Woodhouse -1845.

17 Jan 1801

On 17 Jan 1801 Elizabeth Fitzclarence Countess Erroll 1801-1856 was born illegitimately to William IV King United Kingdom 1765-1837 (35) and Dorothea Bland 1761-1816 (39).

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.

24 Jan 1801

On 24 Jan 1801 Frederick Lennox 1801-1829 was born to Charles Lennox 4th Duke Richmond 1764-1819 (36) and Charlotte Gordon Duchess Richmond 1768-1842 (32).

On 24 Jan 1801 Thomas Villiers 1801-1832 was born to George Villiers 1759-1827 (41) and Theresa Parker 1775-1840 (26).

Feb 1801

On Feb 1801 Henry Cecil 1st Marquess Exeter 1754-1804 (46) was created 1st Marquess Exeter (2C 1801). Elizabeth Anne Burrell Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1757-1837 (43) by marriage Marchioness Exeter (2C 1801).

06 Feb 1801

On 06 Feb 1801 Thomas George Lyon-Bowes 1801-1834 was born to Thomas Lyon-Bowes 11th Earl Strathmore and Kinghorne 1773-1846 (27) and Mary Louisa Elizabeth Rodney Carpenter 1783-1811 (18).

21 Feb 1801

On 21 Feb 1801 William Hay 18th Earl Erroll 1801-1846 was born to William Hay 17th Earl Erroll 1772-1819 (28) and Alicia Eliot Countess Erroll -1812.

26 Feb 1801

On 26 Feb 1801 William Anson 1801-1830 was born to Thomas Anson 1st Viscount Anson 1767-1818 (34) and Anne Margaret Coke Viscountess Anson 1779-1843 (22).

Around 1815 Thomas Barber 1771-1843 (44). Portrait of Anne Margaret Coke Viscountess Anson 1779-1843 (35).

Mar 1801

On Mar 1801 Joseph John Yorke 1800-1801 died.

01 Mar 1801

On 01 Mar 1801 Edward Dominic Obrien 1735-1801 (66) died.

23 Mar 1801

On 23 Mar 1801 Paul Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1754-1801 (46) died. His son Alexander Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1777-1825 (23) succeeded as I Tsar Russia.

24 Mar 1801

On 24 Mar 1801 William Beauclerk 9th Duke St Albans 1801-1849 was born to William Beauclerk 8th Duke St Albans 1766-1825 (34) and Maria Janetta Nelthorpe Duchess St Albans -1822.

Jul 1801

09 Jul 1801

On 09 Jul 1801 Sarah Elizabeth Amherst 1801-1876 was born to William Pitt Amherst 1st Earl Amherst 1773-1857 (28) and Sarah Archer Countess Amherst, Countess Plymouth 1762-1838 (39).

In 1803 Arthur William Devis 1762-1822 (40). Portrait of William Pitt Amherst 1st Earl Amherst 1773-1857 (29).

13 Jul 1801

On 13 Jul 1801 William Barrington 3rd Viscount Barrington 1761-1801 (40) died. On 13 Jul 1801 His brother Richard Barrington 4th Viscount Barrington 1761-1814 (40) succeeded as 4th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass in County Down, 4th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass in County Down.

Aug 1801

09 Aug 1801

On 09 Aug 1801 John Weld-Forester 2nd Baron Forester 1801-1874 was born to Cecil Weld-Forester 1st Baron Forester 1767-1828 (34) and Katherine Mary Manners Baroness Forester -1829.

14 Aug 1801

On 14 Aug 1801 Augusta Boyle 1801-1876 was born.

31 Aug 1801

On 31 Aug 1801 George Warren 1735-1801 (66) died.

Sep 1801

03 Sep 1801

On 03 Sep 1801 Henriette Reuss 1767-1801 (34) died.

07 Sep 1801

On 07 Sep 1801 Arthur Hill 2nd Marquess Downshire 1753-1801 (48) committed suicide suspected to be as a consequence of his political life. His son Arthur Blundell Sandys Trumbull Hill 3rd Marquess Downshire 1788-1845 (12) succeeded as 3rd Marquess Downshire.

11 Sep 1801

On 11 Sep 1801 Charles Wykeham-Martin 1801-1870 was born to Fiennes Wykeham-Martin.

On 11 Sep 1801 Hugh Seymour-Conway 1759-1801 (42) died.

Around 1800 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (41). Portrait of Hugh Seymour-Conway 1759-1801 (40).Half-length portrait to left in vice-admiral's full-dress uniform of 1795–1812.

12 Sep 1801

On 12 Sep 1801 Edward Crofton 3rd Baronet Crofton 1778-1816 (22) and Charlotte Stewart Baronetess Crofton 1777-1842 (24) were married.

On 12 Sep 1801 Henry Howard-Molyneux-Howard 1766-1824 (34) and Elizabeth Long were married.

17 Sep 1801

On 17 Sep 1801 Christopher Sykes 1749-1801 (52) died.

23 Sep 1801

On 23 Sep 1801 Richard Williams-Bulkeley 10th Baronet Penrhyn Caernarfonshire 1801-1875 was born to Robert Williams 9th Baronet Penrhyn Caernarfonshire 1764-1830 (37) and Anne Hughes.

Oct 1801

27 Oct 1801

On 27 Oct 1801 Richard Bootle-Wilbraham 1801-1844 was born to Edward Bootle-Wilbraham 1st Baron Skelmersdale 1771-1853.

Nov 1801

01 Nov 1801

On 01 Nov 1801 Anne Elizabeth Liddell 1801-1878 was born to Thomas Liddell 1st Baron Ravensworth 1775-1855 (26) and Maria Susannah Simpson Baroness Ravensworth 1773-1845 (28).

10 Nov 1801

On 10 Nov 1801 William Henry Hare Hedges-White 3rd Earl Bantry 1801-1884 was born to Richard White 1st Earl Bantry 1767-1851 (34) and Margaret Anne Hare Countess Bantry -1835.

23 Nov 1801

On 23 Nov 1801 Philip Gore 4th Earl Arran 1801-1884 was born to William John Gore 1767-1836 (34) in Dublin Castle, Dublin, County Dublin.

24 Nov 1801

On 24 Nov 1801 Augustus Frederick Hanover 1st Duke Sussex 1773-1843 (28) was created 1st Duke Sussex. Augusta Murray Duchess Sussex 1768-1830 (33) by marriage Duchess Sussex.

Dec 1801

08 Dec 1801

On 08 Dec 1801 Infanta Maria Josefa of Spain 1744-1801 (57) died unmarried.

Around 1765. Anton Raphael Mengs 1728-1779 (36). Portrait of Infanta Maria Josefa of Spain 1744-1801 (20).

24 Dec 1801

On 24 Dec 1801 Edward Hoare 1st Baronet 1707-1801 (93) died.