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In 1876 Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk 1841-1917 (34) and Ethel Errington 1845-1898 (31) were married .

In 1876 Henry Frederick Thynne 1832-1904 (43) was appointed as Privy Council

In 1876 George Augustus Frederick Louis Curzon-Howe 2nd Earl Howe 1821-1876 (55) died . His brother Richard William Penn Curzon-Howe 3rd Earl Howe 1822-1900 (54) succeeded as 3rd Earl Howe (2C 1821) .

In 1876 Lucy Evelyn Fane 1876-1977 was born to Edmund Douglas Veitch Fane 1837-1900 (39)

In 1876 Muriel Finch-Hatton 1876-1938 was born to Murray Finch-Hatton 7th Earl Nottingham, 12th Earl Winchelsea 1851-1898 (24) .

In 1876 Victoria Alexandrina Elizabeth Dorothy Manners 1876-1933 was born to John James Robert Manners 7th Duke Rutland 1818-1906 (57) and Janetta Hughan Duchess Rutland

In 1876 Olwen Verene Ponsonby 1876-1927 was born to Edward Ponsonby 8th Earl Bessborough 1851-1920 (24) and Blanche Vere Guest Countess Bessborough 1847-1919 (29) .

Around 1876 Walter Shirley 11th Earl Ferrers 1864-1937 (11) educated at Winchester College, Winchester, Hampshire .

In 1876 Mortimer Sackville-West 1st Baron Sackville 1820-1888 (55) was created 1st Baron Sackville of Knole in Kent .

In 1876 Beatrice Butler 1876-1952 was born to James Butler 3rd Marquess Ormonde 1844-1919 (31) and Elizabeth Harriet Grosvenor Marchioness Ormonde 1856-1928 (19)

In 1876 Alfred Anson 1876-1944 was born to Thomas George Anson 2nd Earl Lichfield 1825-1892 (50) and Harriet Georgiana Louisa Hamilton Countess Lichfield 1834-1913 (42) .

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 1876 Edward Cust 1st Baronet Cust 1794-1878 (81) was created 1st Baronet Cust of Leasowe Castle in Cheshire .

In 1876 Victoria Rose Douglas 1876- was born to Gavin James Douglas 1830-1917 (45) and Margaret Moore

In 1876 William Reginald Duncombe 1852-1881 (23) and Muriel Frances Louisa Chetwynd-Talbot were married .

In 1876 Alexandra Phyllis Hamilton 1876-1918 was born to James Hamilton 2nd Duke Abercorn 1838-1913 (37) and Mary Anna Curzon-Howe Duchess Abercorn 1848-1929 (28)

In 1876 Maria Gl├╝cksburg 1876-1940 was born to George I King Greece 1845-1913 (30) and Olga Constantinovna Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov Queen Consort Greece 1851-1926 (24)

Around 1876 John Ryder 5th Earl Harrowby Lincolnshire 1864-1956 (11) educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire .

In 1876 Beatrice Charlotte Elizabeth Vesey Baroness Stalbridge -1876 died of pleurisy at Brook Street, Mayfair, Westminster .

In 1876 Henry John Innes-Kerr 8th Duke Roxburghe 1876-1932 was born to James Henry Robert Innes-Kerr 7th Duke Roxburghe 1839-1892 (36) and Anne Emily Spencer-Churchill Duchess Roxburghe 1854-1923 (21)

Jan 1876

08 Jan 1876

On 08 Jan 1876 Harriet Canning Marchioness Clanricarde 1804-1876 (71) died

14 Jan 1876

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14 Jan 1876 . Whitehall Palace, Westminster . Edinburgh Gazette 14 Jan 1876 .
The Queen has been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the Great Seal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, granting the dignities of an Earl and Duke of the said United Kingdom to Charles Henry, Duke of Richmond, K.G. (30) , and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the names, styles, and titles of Earl of Kinrara, in the County of Inverness, and Duke of Gordon, of Gordon Castle, in that part of the said United Kingdom called Scotland.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignities of an Earl and Marquess of the said United Kingdom to William, Earl of Abergavenny (49) , and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the names, styles, and titles of Earl of Lewes, in the County of Sussex, and Marquess of Abergavenny, in the County of Monmonth.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignities of a Viscount and Earl of the said United Kingdom to Edward Montagu Stuart Granville, Lord Wharncliffe (48) , and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the names, styles, and titles of Viscount Carlton, of Carlton, and Earl of Wharncliffe, bdth in the West Riding of the County of York; with remainder, in default of such issue male, to the Honourable Francis Dudley Stuart-Wortley (46) (brother of the said Edward Montagu Stuart Granville, Lord Wharncliffe), and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom to John, Earl of Erne (73) , in that part of the said United Kingdom called Ireland, K.P., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Fermanagh, of Lisnaskea, in the County of Fermanagh.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom to John Ralph Ormsby-Gore (59) , Esq., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Harlech, of Harlech, in the County of Merioneth; with remainder, in default of snch issue male, to William Richard Ormsby-Gore, Esq (56) . (brother of the said John Ralph Ormsby-Gore), and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom to Henry Gerard Sturt (50) , Esq., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Alington, of Crichel, in the County of Dorset.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom to John Tollemache, Esq., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Tollemache, of Helmingham Hall, in the County of Suffolk.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom to Sir Robert Tolver Gerard, Bart., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Gerard, of Bryn, in the County Palatine of Lancaster
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On 14 Jan 1876 ...
William Neville 1st Marquess Abergavenny 1826-1915 (49) was created 1st Marquess Abergavenny , 1st Earl Lewes . Caroline Vanden-Bempte-Johnston Marchioness Abergavenny by marriage Marchioness Abergavenny .
Edward Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie 1st Earl Wharncliffe 1827-1899 (48) was created 1st Earl Wharncliffe . Susan Charlotte Lascelles Countess Wharncliffe 1834-1927 (42) by marriage Countess Wharncliffe .
John Ormsby-Gore 1st Baron Harlech 1816-1876 (59) was created 1st Baron Harlech with remainder to his brother William in the absence of male heirs.
Henry Gerard Sturt 1st Baron Alington 1825-1904 (50) was created 1st Baron Alington (3C 1876) . Augusta Bingham Baroness Alington by marriage Baroness Alington (3C 1876) .

15 Jan 1876

23 Jan 1876

On 23 Jan 1876 Anne Coke 1845-1876 (31) died .

26 Jan 1876

On 26 Jan 1876 Josceline Percy 1876-1898 was born to Henry George Percy 7th Duke Northumberland 1846-1918 (29) and Edith Campbell Duchess Northumberland 1849-1913 (26) .

Feb 1876

12 Feb 1876

On 12 Feb 1876 Edith Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes-Trefusis 1876-1934 was born to Charles Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes-Trefusis 20th Baron Clinton 1834-1904 (41) and Margaret Walrond Baroness Clinton 1850-1930 (26) .

Apr 1876

05 Apr 1876

On 05 Apr 1876 George Augustus Frederick Charles Holroyd 2nd Earl Sheffield 1802-1876 (74) died . On 05 Apr 1876 His son Henry Holroyd 3rd Earl Sheffield 1832-1909 (44) succeeded as 3rd Earl Sheffield of Dunamore in Meath .

19 Apr 1876

On 19 Apr 1876 George William Lyttelton 4th Baron Lyttelton 1817-1876 (59) committed suicide by throwing himself down the stairs of his London home.

26 Apr 1876

On 26 Apr 1876 Emma Caroline Bootle-Wilbraham Countess Derby 1805-1876 (71) died

Jun 1876

01 Jun 1876

On 01 Jun 1876 William Joliffe 1st Baron Hylton 1800-1876 (75) died

11 Jun 1876

On 11 Jun 1876 Lawrence John Lumley Dundas 2nd Marquess Zetland 1876-1961 was born to Lawrence Dundas 1844-1929 (31) and Lilian Selina Elizabeth Lumley Marchioness Zetland 1851-1943 (24)

15 Jun 1876

On 15 Jun 1876 John Ormsby-Gore 1st Baron Harlech 1816-1876 (60) died . His brother William Richard Ormsby-Gore 2nd Baron Harlech 1819-1904 (57) succeeded as 2nd Baron Harlech . Emily Charlotte Seymour-Conway Baroness Harlech by marriage Baroness Harlech .

On 15 Jun 1876 William Ormsby-Gore 1779-1876 (97) died .

17 Jun 1876

On 17 Jun 1876 Norah Strutt 1876-1948 was born to Henry Strutt 2nd Baron Belper 1840-1914 (36) and Margaret Coke Baroness Belper 1852-1922 (24) .

Jul 1876

12 Jul 1876

On 12 Jul 1876 Marianne Bosville-Macdonald 1816-1876 (59) died

17 Jul 1876

On 17 Jul 1876 Francis Nathaniel Conyngham 2nd Marquess Conyngham 1797-1876 (79) died . His son George Henry Conyngham 3rd Marquess Conyngham 1825-1882 (51) succeeded as 3rd Marquess Conyngham in Donegal . Jane St Maur Blanche Stanhope Marchioness Conyngham 1833-1907 (43) by marriage Marchioness Conyngham in Donegal .

18 Jul 1876

On 18 Jul 1876 George Pitt-Rivers 1816-1876 (60) died .

28 Jul 1876

On 28 Jul 1876 Augusta Boyle 1801-1876 (74) died

Aug 1876

08 Aug 1876

On 08 Aug 1876 Alfred Wertheimer 1876-1902 was born to Asher Ezra Wertheimer 1843-1918 (32)

In 1901 John Singer-Sargent Painter 1856-1925 (44) . Portrait of Alfred Wertheimer 1876-1902 (24) .

On 08 Aug 1876 Sarah Elizabeth Amherst 1801-1876 (75) died .

10 Aug 1876

On 10 Aug 1876 Archibald Brabazon Sparrow Acheson 4th Earl Gosford 1841-1922 (35) and Louisa Augusta Beatrice Montagu Countess Gosford 1856-1944 (20) were married (he was her half second-cousin once-removed). Louisa Augusta Beatrice Montagu Countess Gosford 1856-1944 (20) by marriage Countess Gosford .

15 Aug 1876

On 15 Aug 1876 Henry Lowther 3rd Earl Lonsdale 1818-1876 (58) died . His son George Henry Lowther 4th Earl Lonsdale 1855-1882 (20) succeeded as 4th Earl Lonsdale (2C 1807) , 5th Viscount Lowther , 5th Baron Lowther .

23 Aug 1876

On 23 Aug 1876 Richard William Alan Onslow 5th Earl Onslow 1876-1945 was born to William Onslow 4th Earl Onslow 1853-1911 (23) and Florence Coulston Gardner Countess Onslow 1853-1934 (23)

25 Aug 1876

On 25 Aug 1876 Thomas Lister 3rd Baron Ribblesdale 1828-1876 (48) committed suicide .

31 Aug 1876

On 31 Aug 1876 Charles Henry Wynn 1847-1911 (29) and Frances Georgiana Romer were married at St George's Church, Hanover Square, Parish of St George's Church, Mayfair, Westminster .

Oct 1876

07 Oct 1876

On 07 Oct 1876 Percy Egerton Herbert 1822-1876 (54) died at The Styche, Market Drayton, Shropshire

1863 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (59) . Portrait of Percy Egerton Herbert 1822-1876 (40) .

08 Oct 1876

On 08 Oct 1876 Harald Gl├╝cksburg 1876-1949 was born to Frederick VIII King Denmark 1843-1912 (33) and Louise of Sweden Queen Consort Denmark 1851-1926 (24) .

12 Oct 1876

On 12 Oct 1876 Cyril Vladimirovich Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1876-1938 was born to Vladimir Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1847-1909 (29) and Marie Pavlona

25 Oct 1876

On 25 Oct 1876 Friedrich Wilhelm Hesse-Kassel 1790-1876 (86) died

Nov 1876

04 Nov 1876

On 04 Nov 1876 Donald Walter Cameron 1876-1951 was born

On 04 Nov 1876 Lionel Ernest Bingham 1876-1927 was born to Charles George Bingham 4th Earl Lucan 1830-1914 (46) and Cecilia Catherine Gordon-Lennox Countess Lucan 1838-1910 (38) .

07 Nov 1876

On 07 Nov 1876 Victoria Kerr 1876- was born to Schomberg Henry Kerr Kerr 9th Marquess Lothian 1833-1900 (42) and Victoria Alexandrina Montagu-Douglas-Scott Marchioness Lothian 1844-1938 (31) .

12 Nov 1876

On 12 Nov 1876 William Constable-Maxwell 10th Lord Herries 1804-1876 (72) died . His son Marmaduke Constable-Maxwell 11th Lord Herries 1837-1908 (39) succeeded as 11th Lord Herries of Terregles

25 Nov 1876

On 25 Nov 1876 Victoria Melita Windsor 1876-1936 was born to Alfred Windsor 1844-1900 (32) and Maria Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1853-1920 (23) .