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

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

Before 1839 Elisabeth Louise Vigee Lebrun 1755-1842 (83) . Portrait of Elizabeth Conyngham Marchioness Huntly 1787-1839 (51) .

Before 1839 Elisabeth Louise Vigee Lebrun 1755-1842 (83) . Portrait of Elizabeth Conyngham Marchioness Huntly 1787-1839 (51) .

In 1839 William Robinson Portrait Painter 1799-1839 (40) died .

1839 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (35) . Portrait of Edward Herbert 2nd Earl Powis 1785-1848 (53) .

1839 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (35) . Portrait of Edward Herbert 2nd Earl Powis 1785-1848 (53) .

1839 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (35) . Portrait of Katherine Isabella Manners Marchioness Bristol 1809-1848 (29) .

In 1839 Emily Egerton 1837-1839 (2) died .

In 1839 Seymour Egerton 4th Earl Wilton 1839-1898 was born to Thomas Grosvenor 2nd Earl Wilton 1799-1882 (39) and Mary Smith-Stanley Countess Wilton .

In 1839 John Lumley-Savile 8th Earl Scarborough 1788-1856 (50) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Nottinghamshire

In 1839 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset 1804-1885 (34) was appointed as Joint Secretary to the Board of Control

In 1839 Aubrey Spencer Bishop Newfoundland, Bishop Jamaica 1795-1872 (43) was appointed as Bishop Newfoundland

In 1839 Hester Lucy Stanhope 1776-1839 (63) died .

In 1839 Edward Smith-Stanley 13th Earl Derby 1775-1851 (63) was appointed 683rd Knight Garter: Victoria

In 1839 John Stanley 1st Baron Stanley Alderley 1766-1850 (72) was created 1st Baron Stanley Alderley . Maria Josepha Holroyd Baroness Stanley Alderley -1863 by marriage Baroness Stanley Alderley .

In 1839 Isabella Louisa Stanley 1801-1839 (38) died .

In 1839 Arthur Wellesley 2nd Duke Wellington 1807-1884 (31) and Elizabeth Hay Duchess Wellington 1820-1904 (18) were married

In 1839 Poulett George Henry Somerset 1822-1875 (16) commissioned as Coldstream Guards

In 1839 William Pitt Amherst 1st Earl Amherst 1773-1857 (65) and Mary Sackville Countess Amherst, Countess Plymouth 1792-1864 (46) were married . Mary Sackville Countess Amherst, Countess Plymouth 1792-1864 (46) by marriage Countess Amherst .

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

In 1839 Louisa Emily Charlotte Bulteel Baroness Revelstoke 1839-1892 was born to John Crocker Bulteel 1793-1843 (46) and Elizabeth Grey 1798-1880 (40)

In 1839 Montague John Guest 1839-1909 was born to John Josiah Guest 1785-1852 (53) and Charlotte Elizabeth Bertie 1812-1895 (26)

In 1839 Chandos Legh 1st Baron Leigh 1791-1850 (47) was created 1st Baron Leigh of Stoneleigh in Warwickshire (2C 1839)

In 1839 Christian I King Norway, VIII King Denmark 1786-1848 (52) succeeded as VIII King Denmark . Caroline Amalie Oldenburg Queen Norway 1796-1881 (42) by marriage Queen Consort Denmark .

In 1839 Elianore Mary Rice-Trevor 1839- was born to George Rice-Trevor 4th Baron Dynevor 1795-1869 (43) and Frances Fitzroy Baroness Dynevor -1878 .

In 1839 Thomas Vesey 3rd Viscount Vesci 1803-1875 (35) and Emma Herbert Viscountess Vesci 1819-1884 (20) were married . Emma Herbert Viscountess Vesci 1819-1884 (20) by marriage Viscountess Vesci of Abbeyleix in Queen's County .

In 1839 Meriel Warren Countess Bathurst Sussex 1839-1872 was born to George Warren 1811-1887 (27)

In 1839 William Clements 3rd Earl Leitrim 1806-1878 (32) was elected MP County Leitrim .

In 1839 Elizabeth Conyngham Marchioness Huntly 1787-1839 (52) died .

Before 1839 Elisabeth Louise Vigee Lebrun 1755-1842 (83) . Portrait of Elizabeth Conyngham Marchioness Huntly 1787-1839 (51) .

In 1839 Charles Shaw-Lefevre 1st Viscount Eversley 1794-1888 (44) was appointed Speaker of the House of Commons .

Around 1844 . George Hayter 1792-1871 (51) . Portrait of Charles Shaw-Lefevre 1st Viscount Eversley 1794-1888 (49) .

In 1839 William Harry Vane 1st Duke Cleveland 1766-1842 (72) was appointed 684th Knight Garter: Victoria

In 1839 Paul Thompson 1st Baron Wenlock 1784-1852 (54) was created 1st Baron Wenlock (1C 1461) . Caroline Griffin Baroness Wenlock -1868 by marriage Baroness Wenlock (1C 1461) .

In 1839 Louisa Cockburn 1839-1869 was born to Alexander Cockburn 1802-1880 (36) at Stratford, Essex

After 1839 . St Mary the Virgin Church, Buckland St Mary, Devon . Monument to Madelina Lance -1839. A unusual tomb, known by some as a Zombie Tomb, showing Madelina emerging from her tomb with her child. Designed and sculpted by James Forsyth .

After 1839 . St Mary the Virgin Church, Buckland St Mary, Devon . Monument to Madelina Lance -1839. A unusual tomb, known by some as a Zombie Tomb, showing Madelina emerging from her tomb with her child. Designed and sculpted by James Forsyth .

After 1839 . St Mary the Virgin Church, Buckland St Mary, Devon . Monument to Madelina Lance -1839. A unusual tomb, known by some as a Zombie Tomb, showing Madelina emerging from her tomb with her child. Designed and sculpted by James Forsyth .

After 1839 . St Mary the Virgin Church, Buckland St Mary, Devon . Monument to Madelina Lance -1839. A unusual tomb, known by some as a Zombie Tomb, showing Madelina emerging from her tomb with her child. Designed and sculpted by James Forsyth .

After 1839 . St Mary the Virgin Church, Buckland St Mary, Devon . Monument to Madelina Lance -1839. A unusual tomb, known by some as a Zombie Tomb, showing Madelina emerging from her tomb with her child. Designed and sculpted by James Forsyth .

Jan 1839

06 Jan 1839

On 06 Jan 1839 Arthur Saunders Gore 5th Earl Arran 1839-1901 was born to Philip Gore 4th Earl Arran 1801-1884 (37) and Elizabeth Marianne Napier 4th Countess Arran .

Night of the Big Wind

On 06 Jan 1839 an enormous storm, known in Ireland as "Night of the Big Wind ", the largest in three-hundred years, caused significant loss of life and damage in Ireland, particularly Dublin where one fifth of property was destroyed, and western Britain, partiularly Liverpool . The next day a number of passenger ships were lost.

29 Jan 1839

On 29 Jan 1839 Elizabeth Gordon Duchess Sutherland 1765-1839 (73) died .

Feb 1839

11 Feb 1839

On 11 Feb 1839 William Saurin 1757-1839 (82) died

19 Feb 1839

On 19 Feb 1839 Lawrence Dundas 1st Marquess Zetland 1766-1839 (72) died suddenly at his home Aske Hall, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire. His son Thomas Laurence Dundas 2nd Earl Zetland 1795-1873 (44) succeeded as 2nd Earl Zetland (Shetland) , 3rd Baron Dundas , 4th Baronet Dundas of Kerse .

Mar 1839

15 Mar 1839

On 15 Mar 1839 Cipriano Palafox 1784-1839 (54) died at Madrid

29 Mar 1839

On 29 Mar 1839 Henry Fitzgerald 21st Baron Ros Helmsley 1793-1839 (45) died . His brother William Fitzgerald-De-Ros 22nd Baron Ros Helmsley 1797-1874 (41) succeeded as 22nd Baron Ros Helmsley . Georgiana Lennox Baroness Ros Helmsley 1795-1891 (43) by marriage Baroness Ros Helmsley .

Apr 1839

06 Apr 1839

On 06 Apr 1839 Katherine Frances Ashburnham 1812-1839 (27) died .

07 Apr 1839

On 07 Apr 1839 Susan Charlotte Catherine Pelham-Clinton 1839-1875 was born to Henry Pelham-Clinton 5th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1811-1864 (27) and Susan Harriet Catherine Hamilton Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1814-1889 (24) .

Before 05 Oct 1878 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (75) . Portrait of Susan Harriet Catherine Hamilton Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1814-1889 (64) .

08 Apr 1839

On 08 Apr 1839 Du Pre Alexander 2nd Earl Caledon 1777-1839 (61) died . His son James Alexander 3rd Earl Caledon 1812-1855 (26) succeeded as 3rd Earl Caledon in County Tyrone

17 Apr 1839

On 17 Apr 1839 Marie Friederike Hesse-Kassel 1768-1839 (70) died .

1791 . Wilhelm Bottner 1758-1810 (38) . Portrait of William Elector of Hesse 1743-1821 (47) and his family including his wife Wilhelmina Caroline Oldenburg 1747-1820 (43) and their children Wilhelm Hesse-Kassel 1777-1847 (13) , Marie Friederike Hesse-Kassel 1768-1839 (22) and Karoline Amalie Hesse-Kassel Duchess Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 1771-1848 (19) .

20 Apr 1839

On 20 Apr 1839 John Ponsonby 1st Viscount Ponsonby 1770-1855 (69) was created 1st Viscount Ponsonby of Imokilly in Cork . Frances Elizabeth Villiers Viscountess Ponsonby 1786-1866 (53) by marriage Viscountess Ponsonby of Imokilly in Cork .

May 1839

09 May 1839

On 09 May 1839 William Hollingworth Philipps 1757-1839 (82) died .

13 May 1839

On 13 May 1839 Hughes-Bernard Maret 1733-1839 died

16 May 1839

On 16 May 1839 Edward Clive 1st Earl Powis 1754-1839 (85) died at 45 Berkeley Square, Berkeley Square, Mayfair, Westminster . He was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church, Bromfield, Ludlow, Shropshire .

On 16 May 1839 Edward Herbert 2nd Earl Powis 1785-1848 (54) succeeded as 2nd Earl Powis (3C 1804) . Lucy Graham Countess Powis 1793-1875 (45) by marriage Countess Powis (3C 1804) .

1839 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (35) . Portrait of Edward Herbert 2nd Earl Powis 1785-1848 (53) .

1844 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (40) . Portrait of Edward Herbert 2nd Earl Powis 1785-1848 (58) .

1845 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (41) . Portrait of Edward Herbert 2nd Earl Powis 1785-1848 (59) .

1845 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (41) . Portrait of Edward Herbert 2nd Earl Powis 1785-1848 (59) .

Before 05 Oct 1878 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (75) . Portrait of Lucy Graham Countess Powis 1793-1875 .

On 16 May 1839 Edward Lyulph Stanley 4th Baron Stanley Alderley 1839-1925 was born to Edward John Stanley 2nd Baron Stanley Alderley 1802-1869 (36) .

27 May 1839

On 27 May 1839 Thomas Arundell 1839-1840 was born to Henry Benedict Arundell 11th Baron Arundel Wardour 1804-1862 (34) and Theresa Stourton Baroness Arundel Wardour 1812-1878 (27) .

29 May 1839

On 29 May 1839 William Beauclerk 9th Duke St Albans 1801-1849 (38) and Elizabeth Catherine Gubbins Duchess St Albans 1818-1893 (21) were married at Church of St Mary the Virgin, Harby, Leicestershire . Elizabeth Catherine Gubbins Duchess St Albans 1818-1893 (21) by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684) . William Beauclerk 9th Duke St Albans 1801-1849 (38) donated a new clock, a bible, a prayer book, and £30 with the rector to be invested for the poor.

Jun 1839

07 Jun 1839

On 07 Jun 1839 Susan Harriet Bedingfield -1839 died

09 Jun 1839

On 09 Jun 1839 Elizabeth Diana Boville Bosville-Macdonald -1839 died .

30 Jun 1839

On 30 Jun 1839 Richard Bingham 2nd Earl Lucan 1764-1839 (74) died at Serpentine Terrace, Knightsbridge, Kensington . His son George Charles Bingham 3rd Earl Lucan 1800-1888 (39) succeeded as 3rd Earl Lucan of Castlebar in Mayo , 3rd Baron Lucan of Castlebar in Mayo . Anne Brudenell Countess Lucan 1809-1877 (30) by marriage Countess Lucan of Castlebar in Mayo .

Jul 1839

01 Jul 1839

On 01 Jul 1839 Victoria Noel 1839-1916 was born to Charles Noel 1st Earl Gainsborough 1781-1866 (57) and Frances Jocelyn Countess Gainsborough 1814-1885 (24)

02 Jul 1839

On 02 Jul 1839 Ralph King-Milbanke 2nd Earl of Lovelace 1839-1906 was born to William King-Noel 1st Earl Lovelace 1805-1893 (34) and Augusta Ada Byron Countess Lovelace 1815-1852 (23) at 10 St James' Square, St James', Westminster .

03 Jul 1839

On 03 Jul 1839 George William Villiers 4th Earl Clarendon 1800-1870 (39) and Katherine Grimston Countess Clarendon 1810-1874 (29) were married . Katherine Grimston Countess Clarendon 1810-1874 (29) by marriage Countess Clarendon (2C 1776) .

05 Jul 1839

On 05 Jul 1839 Flora Elizabeth Rawdon-Hastings 1806-1839 (33) died .

27 Jul 1839

On 27 Jul 1839 William Wentworth-Fitzwiliam 1839-1877 was born to William Thomas Wentworth-Fitzwiliam 6th Earl Fitzwilliam 1815-1902 (23) and Frances Harriet Douglas Countess Fitzwilliam -1895 .

Sep 1839

05 Sep 1839

On 05 Sep 1839 James Henry Robert Innes-Kerr 7th Duke Roxburghe 1839-1892 was born to James Innes-Kerr 6th Duke Roxburghe 1816-1879 (23)

10 Sep 1839

On 10 Sep 1839 James Maitland 8th Earl Lauderdale 1759-1839 (80) died at Thirlestane Castle, Lauder.

28 Sep 1839

On 28 Sep 1839 Walter Talbot Kerr 1839-1927 was born to John Kerr 7th Marquess Lothian 1794-1841 (45) and Cecil Chetwynd-Talbot Marchioness Lothian 1808-1877 (31) .

Oct 1839

07 Oct 1839

On 07 Oct 1839 Anne Weston -1839 died

15 Oct 1839

On 15 Oct 1839 Frances Mary Gascoyne Marchioness Salisbury 1806-1839 (33) died

16 Oct 1839

On 16 Oct 1839 John Creighton 4th Earl Erne 1839-1914 was born to John Creighton 3rd Earl Erne 1802-1885 (37) .

On 16 Oct 1839 Charles George Cornwallis Eliot 1839-1901 was born to Edward Granville Eliot 3rd Earl St Germans 1798-1877 (41) and Jemima Cornwallis 4th Countess St Germans 1803-1856 (35)

18 Oct 1839

On 18 Oct 1839 George King 1771-1839 (68) died

22 Oct 1839

On 22 Oct 1839 George William Campbell 6th Duke Argyll 1768-1839 (71) died . His brother John Douglas Edward Henry Campbell 7th Duke Argyll 1777-1847 (61) succeeded as 7th Duke Argyll , 4th Baron Hamilton of Hamilton in Leicestershire .

Nov 1839

10 Nov 1839

On 10 Nov 1839 George William Campbell 6th Duke Argyll 1768-1839 was buried at Kilmun Parish Church, Kilmun, Cowal.

26 Nov 1839

On 26 Nov 1839 Henry King 1772-1839 (67) died

Dec 1839

03 Dec 1839

On 03 Dec 1839 Frederick VI King Denmark and Norway 1768-1839 (71) died

07 Dec 1839

On 07 Dec 1839 General Redvers Henry Buller VC 1839-1908 was born to James Wentworth Buller 1798-1865 (41) and Charlotte Juliana Jane Howard-Molyneux-Howard 1809-1855 (30) in Downes, Crediton, Devon

09 Dec 1839

On 09 Dec 1839 Evelyn Mary Craven 1839-1924 was born to William Craven 2nd Earl Craven 1809-1866 (30) and Emily Mary Grimston Countess Craven 1816-1901 (23) .

16 Dec 1839

On 16 Dec 1839 Prince Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1819-1861 (20) was appointed 685th Knight Garter: Victoria .

Before 05 Oct 1878 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (75) . Portrait of Prince Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1819-1861 .