Events in ... 1880 ...

In 1880 Charles Hugh Clifford 8th Baron Clifford Chudleigh 1819-1880 (61) died.

In 1880 Kenelm Henry Digby 1806-1880 (73) died.

In 1880 Gerald-Normanby Dillon 1823-1880 (57) died.

In 1880 Vere Brabazon Ponsonby 9th Earl Bessborough 1880-1956 was born to Edward Ponsonby 8th Earl Bessborough 1851-1920 (28) and Blanche Vere Guest Countess Bessborough 1847-1919 (33).

Around 1880 Walter Shirley 11th Earl Ferrers 1864-1937 (15) educated at New College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire.

Around 1880 Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley 1866-1919 (13) educated at Eton College, Eton, Windsor, Berkshire.

In 1880 Joan Evelyn Jane Wilson 1880-1960 was born to Charles Henry Wilson 1st Baron Nunburnholme 1833-1907 (46) and Florence Jane Helen Wellesley Baroness Nunburnholme 1853-1932 (27).

In 1880 Blanche Elizabeth Campbell Balfour 1880-1948 was born to Eustace Balfour 1854-1911 (25) and Frances Campbell 1858-1931 (21).

In 1880 Robert Bulwer-Lytton 1st Earl 1831-1891 (48) was created 1st Earl of Lytton in Derbyshire. Edith Villiers Countess 1841-1936 (38) by marriage Countess of Lytton in Derbyshire.

In 1880 Edward Cecil George Cadogan 1880-1962 was born to George Cadogan 5th Earl Cadogan 1840-1915 (39) and Beatrix Jane Craven Countess Cadogan 1844-1907 (35).

In 1880 Robert Offley Ashburton Crewe-Milnes 1st Marquess Crewe 1858-1945 (21) and Sibyl Marcia Graham 1857-1887 (23) were married.

In 1880 Arthur Purey-Cust Archdeacon Buckingham 1828-1916 (51) was appointed as Dean York.

In 1880 Gladys Mary Hamilton Countess Wicklow 1880-1917 was born to James Hamilton 2nd Duke Abercorn 1838-1913 (41) and Mary Anna Curzon-Howe Duchess Abercorn 1848-1929 (32).

In 1880 James Hozier 2nd Baron Newlands 1851-1929 (28) and Mary Louisa Cecil Baroness Newlands -1930 were married.

In 1880 Olga Glücksburg 1880-1880 was born to George I King Greece 1845-1913 (34) and Olga Constantinovna Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov Queen Consort Greece 1851-1926 (28).

In 1880 Olga Glücksburg 1880-1880 died.

In 1880 Marjorie Cecilia Wynn-Carington Baroness Willoughby Parham 1880-1968 was born to Charles Robert Wynn-Carington 1st Marquess 1843-1928 (36) and Cecilia Margaret Harbord Marchioness 1856-1934 (23).

In 1880 Edward Bootle-Wibraham 1st Earl Lathom 1837-1898 (42) was created 1st Earl Lathom. Alice Villiers Countess Lathom 1841-1897 (39) by marriage Countess Lathom.

In 1880 Charles Frederick Abney-Hastings 1st Baron Donington 1822-1895 (57) was created 1st Baron Donington of Dongington Park in Leicestershire. Edith Maud Rawdon-Hastings 10th Countess Loudon 1833-1874 by marriage Baroness Donington of Dongington Park in Leicestershire.

In 1880 Mervyn Wingfield 8th Viscount Powerscourt 1880-1947 was born to Mervyn Wingfield 7th Viscount Powerscourt 1836-1904 (43) and Julia Coke Viscountess Powerscourt 1844-1931 (36).

In 1880 George Byng 3rd Earl Strafford 1830-1898 (49) was appointed as Under-Secretary of State for India.

In 1880 George Byng 3rd Earl Strafford 1830-1898 (49) was appointed as First Civil Service Commissioner.

In 1880 Francis Hugo Lindley Meynell 1880-1941 was born to Fredrick George Lindley Meynell 1846-1910 (33).

In 1880 Marmaduke Constable-Maxwell 11th Lord Herries 1837-1908 (42) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant East Riding Yorkshire.

In 1880 Alastair Robert Innes-Kerr 1880- was born to James Henry Robert Innes-Kerr 7th Duke Roxburghe 1839-1892 (40) and Anne Emily Spencer-Churchill Duchess Roxburghe 1854-1923 (25).

In 1880 Margaret Mary Kerr 1880-1943 was born to Walter Talbot Kerr 1839-1927 (40).

Jan 1880

10 Jan 1880

On 10 Jan 1880 Robert Jocelyn 4th Earl Roden 1846-1880 (33) died. His uncle John Strange Jocelyn 5th Earl Roden 1823-1897 (57) succeeded as 5th Earl Roden.

11 Jan 1880

On 11 Jan 1880 Henrietta Louisa Elizabeth Danneskiold-Samsøe Countess Strafford 1836-1880 (43) died.

14 Jan 1880

On 14 Jan 1880 Frederick Christian Oldenburg II Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg 1829-1880 (50) died. His son Ernst Gunther Oldenburg Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg 1863-1921 (16) succeeded as Gunther Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg.

26 Jan 1880

On 26 Jan 1880 Augustus Duncombe 1814-1880 (65) died.

28 Jan 1880

On 28 Jan 1880 Alfonso Sanz y Martínez de Arizala Bourbon 1880-1970 was born illegitimately to Alfonso XII King Spain 1857-1885 (22) and Elena Armanda Sanz at Madrid.

On 28 Jan 1880 John George Brabazon Ponsonby 5th Earl Bessborough 1809-1880 (70) died. His brother Frederick George Brabazon Ponsonby 6th Earl Bessborough 1815-1895 (64) succeeded as 6th Earl Bessborough.

Feb 1880

04 Feb 1880

On 04 Feb 1880 Charles Rawdon-Hastings 11th Earl Loudon 1855-1920 (25) and Alice Elizabeth Fitzalan-Howard Countess Loudon -1915 were married.

On 04 Feb 1880 Paulyn Abney-Hastings 1856-1907 (24) and Maud Grimston 1857-1929 (23) were married.

On 04 Feb 1880 John Strange "Jack" Spencer-Churchill 1880-1947 was born to Randolph Henry Spencer-Churchill 1849-1895 (30) and Jenny Jerome 1854-1921 (26) at Phoenix Park, Dublin, County Dublin.

12 Feb 1880

On 12 Feb 1880 Georgiana Emma Charlotte Lygon 1798-1880 (82) died.

26 Feb 1880

On 26 Feb 1880 Edric Alfred Cecil Weld-Forester 1880-1963 was born to Cecil Weld-Forester 5th Baron Forester 1842-1917 (37) with his twin brother.

Mar 1880

03 Mar 1880

On 03 Mar 1880 George Pitt-Rivers 6th Baron Rivers 1814-1880 (65) died at 23 Wilton Crescent, Wilton Crescent, Belgravia, Westminster.

04 Mar 1880

On 04 Mar 1880 Thyra Glücksburg 1880-1945 was born to Frederick VIII King Denmark 1843-1912 (36) and Louise of Sweden Queen Consort Denmark 1851-1926 (28).

26 Mar 1880

On 26 Mar 1880 Frances Elizabeth Cowper 1820-1880 (60) died.

31 Mar 1880

On 31 Mar 1880 Muriel Wheldale 1880-1932 was born.

Apr 1880

13 Apr 1880

On 13 Apr 1880 Maurice Fitzgerald 1852-1901 (27) and Adelaide Forbes 1860-1942 (19) were married at Longford, County Longford.

17 Apr 1880

On 17 Apr 1880 George Barrington 7th Viscount Barrington 1824-1886 (56) was created 1st Baron Shute of Beckett in Berkshire with a special remainder, failing issue male, to his brother George Barrington 1825-1901 (54) and the heirs male of his body who did inherit when George Barrington 7th Viscount Barrington 1824-1886 (56) without male issue.

On 17 Apr 1880 Alan Ian Percy 8th Duke Northumberland 1880-1930 was born to Henry George Percy 7th Duke Northumberland 1846-1918 (33) and Edith Campbell Duchess Northumberland 1849-1913 (30).

On 17 Apr 1880 George Manners Astley 20th Baron Hastings 1857-1904 (23) and Elizabeth Evelyn Harbord Baroness Hastings 1860-1957 (20) were married. Elizabeth Evelyn Harbord Baroness Hastings 1860-1957 (20) by marriage Baroness Hastings (1C 1295).

May 1880

11 May 1880

On 11 May 1880 George Pitt-Rivers 6th Baron Rivers 1814-1880 was buried at St Mary's Church, Steepleton Iwerne, Dorset.

Jun 1880

03 Jun 1880

On 03 Jun 1880 Maria Alexandrovna Hesse-Darmstadt 1824-1880 (55) died.

26 Jun 1880

On 26 Jun 1880 Henry Paget 4th Marquess Anglesey 1835-1898 (44) and Mary Livingston "Minna" King Marchioness Anglesey were married. Mary Livingston "Minna" King Marchioness Anglesey by marriage Marchioness Anglesey.

Jul 1880

On Jul 1880 John William Maule Ramsay 13th Earl Dalhousie 1847-1887 (33) succeeded as 13th Earl Dalhousie. Ida Louise Bennet Countess Dalhousie 1857-1887 (23) by marriage Countess Dalhousie.

18 Jul 1880

On 18 Jul 1880 Alexander Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1818-1881 (62) and Catherine Dolgoroky were married. Catherine Dolgoroky by marriage Tsarina Russia.

Sep 1880

02 Sep 1880

On 02 Sep 1880 Hugh Richard Lawrie Sheppard Priest 1880-1937 was born in Windsor, Berkshire.

11 Sep 1880

On 11 Sep 1880 María de las Mercedes Bourbon 1880-1904 was born to Alfonso XII King Spain 1857-1885 (22) and Maria Christina of Austria Queen Consort Spain 1858-1929 (22).

22 Sep 1880

On 22 Sep 1880 Robert Edward Wilmot 4th Baronet Wilmot 1809-1880 (71) died. His brother George Lewis Wilmot 5th Baronet Wilmot 1825-1887 (55) succeeded as 5th Baronet Wilmot of Osmaston in Derbyshire.

30 Sep 1880

On 30 Sep 1880 John aka Jack Spencer Coke 1880-1957 was born to Thomas Coke 2nd Earl Leicester 1822-1909 (57) and Georgina Cavendish Countess Leicester.

Oct 1880

10 Oct 1880

On 10 Oct 1880 Martin Tucker Smith 1803-1880 (77) died.

28 Oct 1880

On 28 Oct 1880 George William Hanover 1880-1912 was born to Ernest Augustus Hanover 3rd Duke Cumberland and Teviotdale 1845-1923 (35) and Thyra Glücksburg Duchess Cumberland and Teviotdale 1853-1933 (27).

Nov 1880

06 Nov 1880

On 06 Nov 1880 Beilby Lawley 2nd Baron Wenlock 1818-1880 (62) died. His son Beilby Lawley 3rd Baron Wenlock 1849-1912 (31) succeeded as 3rd Baron Wenlock (1C 1461). Constance Mary Lascelles Baroness Wenlock 1852-1932 (28) by marriage Baroness Wenlock (1C 1461).

28 Nov 1880

On 28 Nov 1880 Alexander Cockburn 1802-1880 (78) died.

Dec 1880

On Dec 1880 Henry Neville 3rd Marquess Abergavenny 1854-1938 (26) and Maud Augusta Beckett-Dickinson Marchioness Abergavenny 1864-1927 (16) were married.

06 Dec 1880

On 06 Dec 1880 Harry Grey 8th Earl Stamford, 4th Earl Warrington 1812-1890 (68) and Martha Solomon Countess Stamford, Countess Warrington were married. Martha Solomon Countess Stamford, Countess Warrington by marriage Countess Stamford, Earl Warrington (2C 1796).

08 Dec 1880

On 08 Dec 1880 Diana Bosville-Macdonald 1812-1880 (68) died.

28 Dec 1880

On 28 Dec 1880 Robert Rodney Wilmot 6th Baronet Wilmot 1853-1931 (27) and Flora North 1861-1886 (19) were married.

30 Dec 1880

On 30 Dec 1880 Marie Wilhelmine Friederike Hesse-Kassel 1796-1880 (84) died.