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In 1872 Allen "Benjamin" Bathurst 1872-1947 was born to Allen Bathurst 6th Earl Bathurst Sussex 1832-1892 (39) and Meriel Warren Countess Bathurst Sussex 1839-1872 (33)

In 1872 Edward Thynne 1807-1884 (64) eloped with Anne Elizabeth Clementina Duff 1847- wife of John Townshend 4th Marquess Townshend 1798-1863 .She being some forty years younger than Edward Thynne 1807-1884 (64)

In 1872 Arthur Fane 1811-1872 (61) died

In 1872 Mabel Emily Finch-Hatton -1872 died .

In 1872 William Grey 1819-1872 (53) died .

In 1872 Elizabeth Somerset 1790-1872 (82) died

In 1872 Archibald Stuart 13th Earl Moray 1810-1872 (62) died . His brother George Philip Stuart 14th Earl Moray 1816-1895 (56) succeeded as 14th Earl Moray (5C 1562) .

In 1872 Alan Stewart 10th Earl Galloway 1835-1901 (36) and Mary Arabella Arthur Gascoyne-Cecil Countess Galloway 1850-1903 (21) were married .

In 1872 William Anson 1872-1926 was born to Thomas George Anson 2nd Earl Lichfield 1825-1892 (46) and Harriet Georgiana Louisa Hamilton Countess Lichfield 1834-1913 (38) .

1832 . George Hayter 1792-1871 (39) . Portrait of Louisa Barbara Catherine Phillips Countess Lichfield 1800-1879 (32) with two of her children Thomas George Anson 2nd Earl Lichfield 1825-1892 (6) and Harriet Frances Maria Anson 1827-1898 (4) .

In 1872 Henry Edmund Bridgeman 1795-1872 (77) died .

In 1872 Lewin Edward Cadogan 1872-1917 was born to George Cadogan 5th Earl Cadogan 1840-1915 (31) and Beatrix Jane Craven Countess Cadogan 1844-1907 (27)

In 1872 Ethelda Jessie Douglas 1872- was born to Gavin James Douglas 1830-1917 (41) and Margaret Moore

In 1872 Thomas Laurence Dundas 2nd Earl Zetland 1795-1873 (76) were appointed 763rd Knight Garter: Victoria .

In 1872 Marie-Polyxene Hesse-Kassel 1872-1882 was born to Friedrich Wilhelm Hesse-Kassel 1820-1884 (51)

In 1872 John Crichton-Stuart 3rd Marquess Bute 1847-1900 (24) and Gwendolen Mary Anne Fitzalan-Howard Marchioness Bute 1854-1932 (17) were married . Gwendolen Mary Anne Fitzalan-Howard Marchioness Bute 1854-1932 (17) by marriage Marchioness Bute .

In 1872 Meriel Warren Countess Bathurst Sussex 1839-1872 (33) died

In 1872 . Lichfield Cathedral, Lichfield, Staffordshire . Monument to Henry Edward John Howard 1795-1868 . Sculpted by Henry Hugh Armstead 1828-1905 (43) .

In 1872 Henry Byng 4th Earl Strafford 1831-1899 (40) was appointed as Groom in Waiting

In 1872 Francis Edmund Cecil Byng 5th Earl Strafford 1835-1918 (36) was appointed as Chaplain-in-Ordinary

In 1872 Beilby Lawley 3rd Baron Wenlock 1849-1912 (22) and Constance Mary Lascelles Baroness Wenlock 1852-1932 (19) were married .

Jan 1872

22 Jan 1872

On 22 Jan 1872 Nicholas Gl├╝cksburg 1872-1938 was born to George I King Greece 1845-1913 (26) and Olga Constantinovna Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov Queen Consort Greece 1851-1926 (20)

Mar 1872

02 Mar 1872

On 02 Mar 1872 Frances Cornelia Harriet Vane-Tempest 1851-1872 (21) died .

On 02 Mar 1872 Elizabeth Bocawen -1872 died .

On 02 Mar 1872 Thomas Ashburnham 1816-1872 (56) died .

04 Mar 1872

On 04 Mar 1872 William Lowther 2nd Earl Lonsdale 1787-1872 (84) died . His nephew Henry Lowther 3rd Earl Lonsdale 1818-1876 (53) succeeded as 3rd Earl Lonsdale (2C 1807) , 4th Viscount Lowther , 4th Baron Lowther .

Apr 1872

22 Apr 1872

On 22 Apr 1872 Margaret Hohenzollern 1872-1954 was born to Frederick III King Prussia 1831-1888 (40) and Victoria Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1840-1901 (31)

Jun 1872

04 Jun 1872

On 04 Jun 1872 John "Yvo" Vesey 4th Viscount Vesci 1844-1903 (28) and Evelyn Charteris Viscountess Vesci were married .

06 Jun 1872

On 06 Jun 1872 Alix aka Alexandra Hesse-Darmstadt 1872-1918 was born to Prince Louis Hesse-Darmstadt IV Grand Duke 1837-1892 (34) and Alice Windsor 1843-1878 (29) .

On 06 Jun 1872 Augusta Paget Baroness Templemore 1802-1872 (70) died .

25 Jun 1872

On 25 Jun 1872 Henry Wodehouse 1834-1873 (38) and Mary Livingston "Minna" King Marchioness Anglesey were married .

Jul 1872

25 Jul 1872

On 25 Jul 1872 William Charles de Meuron "Billy" Wentworth-Fitzwiliam 7th Earl Fitzwilliam 1872-1943 was born to William Wentworth-Fitzwiliam 1839-1877 (32) and Laura Maria Theresa Beauclerk 1849-1886 (23) in Pointe de Meuron, Ontario.The remote location of his birth gave rise to the accusation he was a changeling to remove epilepsy from the bloodline.

Aug 1872

03 Aug 1872

On 03 Aug 1872 Haakon VII King Norway 1872-1957 was born to Frederick VIII King Denmark 1843-1912 (29) and Louise of Sweden Queen Consort Denmark 1851-1926 (20) .

12 Aug 1872

On 12 Aug 1872 Marie Louise Oldenburg 1872-1956 was born to Frederick Christian Oldenburg 1831-1917 (41) and Helena Windsor 1846-1923 (26) .

20 Aug 1872

On 20 Aug 1872 Thomas Fermor-Hesketh 1825-1872 (47) died

On 20 Aug 1872 William de Meuron's 's birth was registered in Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Nov 1872

24 Nov 1872

On 24 Nov 1872 Hilda Mary Dundas Baroness Southampton 1872-1957 was born to Lawrence Dundas 1844-1929 (28) and Lilian Selina Elizabeth Lumley Marchioness Zetland 1851-1943 (21)

25 Nov 1872

On 25 Nov 1872 Frederick William Robert Stewart 4th Marquess Londonderry 1805-1872 (67) died . His brother George Henry Robert Charles William Vane-Tempest 5th Marquess Londonderry 1821-1884 (51) succeeded as 5th Marquess Londonderry . Mary Cornelia Edwards Marchioness Londonderry 1829-1906 (43) by marriage Marchioness Londonderry .

Dec 1872

09 Dec 1872

On 09 Dec 1872 Helen Kerr 1872- was born to Schomberg Henry Kerr Kerr 9th Marquess Lothian 1833-1900 (39) and Victoria Alexandrina Montagu-Douglas-Scott Marchioness Lothian 1844-1938 (28) .