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1916 First World War

In 1916 Elizabeth Hester Mary Paget 1916-1980 was born to Charles Henry Alexander Paget 6th Marquess Anglesey 1885-1947 (30) and Victoria Marjorie Harriet Manners Marchioness Anglesey 1883-1946 (33) .

In 1916 Victor Christian William Cavendish 9th Duke Devonshire 1868-1938 (47) was appointed 855th Knight Garter: George V

In 1916 George Nathaniel Curzon 1st Marquess Curzon Kedleston 1859-1925 (56) was appointed 854th Knight Garter: George V .

In 1916 Michael Stapleton-Fitzalan-Howard 1916-2007 was born to Bernard Fitzalan-Howard 3rd Baron Howard 1885-1972 (30) and Mona Stapleton Baroness Howard 1894-1971 (21) .

In 1916 Barbara Legge 1916- was born to William Legge 7th Earl Dartmouth 1881-1958 (35) and Ruperta Wynn-Carington Countess Dartmouth 1883-1963 (33) .

In 1916 George Mountbatten 2nd Marquess Milford Haven 1892-1938 (23) and Nadejda Mikhailovna Torby Marchioness Milford Haven were married

In 1916 Mary Elizabeth Bulteel 1832-1916 (83) died

In 1916 Mary Louisa Campbell Countess Ellesmere 1825-1916 (91) died

First World War

In 1916 Hugo Francis Charteris 1884-1916 (32) was killed at Egypt during the First World War . On 12 Jul 1937 His son David Charteris 12th Earl Wemyss 1912-2008 (3) succeeded as 12th Earl Wemyss .

In 1916 Constance Rhiannon Guest 1844-1916 (72) died

In 1916 Arthur Robert Mills 3rd Baron Hillingdon 1891-1952 (24) and Edith Mary Cadogan Baroness Fitzwalter 1895-1969 (21) were married .

In 1916 Robert Palmer -1916 was killed

In 1916 Charlotte Vansittart Frere 1846-1916 (70) died

In 1916 the Monument to Archdeacon Hemming Robeson in Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire , sculpted by Percy Bryant Baker 1881-1970 (34) , was dedicated.

In 1916 the Monument to Archdeacon Hemming Robeson in Tewkesbury Abbey, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire , sculpted by Percy Bryant Baker 1881-1970 (34) , was dedicated.

In 1916 Percy Bryant Baker 1881-1970 (34) emigrated to the United States of America where he joined the army.He served during World War I in Army hospitals, crafting artificial limbs and face masks for wounded soldiers.

In 1916 Lavinia Mary Strutt Duchess Norfolk 1916-1995 was born to Algernon Strutt 3rd Baron Belper 1883-1956 (32) and Eva Isabel Marion Bruce Baroness Belper 1892-1987 (23) .

In 1916 Karl Franz Hohenzollern 1916-1975 was born to Joachim Hohenzollern 1890-1920 (25) and Marie-Auguste Anhalt

Jan 1916

08 Jan 1916

On 08 Jan 1916 Alfred Fitzroy 8th Duke Grafton 1850-1930 (65) and Susanna Mary Mctaggart-Stewart Duchess Grafton were married .

11 Jan 1916

On 11 Jan 1916 Augusta Mary Lowther -1916 died .

16 Jan 1916

Before 16 Jan 1916 Colonel Everard Charles Digby 1852-1915 (63) and Emily Petty-Fitzmaurice were married (he was her half second-cousin).

On 16 Jan 1916 Colonel Everard Charles Digby 1852-1915 (63) died .

20 Jan 1916

On 20 Jan 1916 Katherine Dorothy Weld-Forester 1916- was born to Orlando St Maur Weld-Forester 1877-1944 (38) .

27 Jan 1916

Around 27 Jan 1916 Ulrica Frederica Jane Seymour 1833-1916 (83) died

On 27 Jan 1916 John Henry Montagu Manners 9th Duke Rutland 1886-1940 (29) and Kathleen Tennant Duchess Rutland 1895-1989 (21) were married

Feb 1916

03 Feb 1916

On 03 Feb 1916 Robert David Wilson 1916-1941 was born to Charles Henry Wellesley Wilson 2nd Baron Nunburnholme 1875-1924 (41) .

05 Feb 1916

On 05 Feb 1916 Wilhelm Friedrich Christian Glücksburg Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg 1891-1965 (24) and Marie Melita Hohenlohe-Langenburg Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg 1899-1967 (17) were married

24 Feb 1916

On 24 Feb 1916 Gertrude Duncombe 1827-1916 (88) died .

Apr 1916

12 Apr 1916

On 12 Apr 1916 Hubert George Burgh 2nd Marquess Clanricarde 1832-1916 (83) died .

18 Apr 1916

On 18 Apr 1916 Ruth Alice Hannah Mary Primrose Countess Halifax 1916-1989 was born to Neil James Archibald Primrose 1882-1917 (33) and Victoria Stanley .

On 18 Apr 1916 Dermot Chichester 7th Marquess County Donegal 1916-2007 was born to Arthur Claud Spencer Chichester 4th Baron Templemore 1880-1953 (35) and Clare Meriel Wingfield Baroness Templemore 1886-1969 (29) .

27 Apr 1916

On 27 Apr 1916 John Wynford Philipps 1st Viscount St Davids 1860-1938 (55) and Elizabeth Frances Abney-Hastings Viscountess St Davids 1884-1974 (31) were married . Elizabeth Frances Abney-Hastings Viscountess St Davids 1884-1974 (31) by marriage Baronetess Philips of Picton Castle .

On 27 Apr 1916 Leopold Clement Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1878-1916 (37) died after six months of suffering following his attack by Camilla Rybicka.

Jul 1916

06 Jul 1916

On 06 Jul 1916 Patricia Bowes-Lyon 1916-1917 was born to John "Jock" Bowes-Lyon 1886-1930 (30) and Fenella Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes-Trefusis 1889-1966 (26)

Aug 1916

09 Aug 1916

On 09 Aug 1916 Victoria Noel 1839-1916 (77) died at North Lodge, Cromer, Norfolk

28 Aug 1916

On 28 Aug 1916 John Astor 1st Baron Astor 1886-1971 (30) and Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Baroness Astor 1889-1965 (27) were married .

Sep 1916

12 Sep 1916

First World War

On 12 Sep 1916 Friedrich Wilhelm Hesse-Kassel 1893-1916 (22) was killed .

15 Sep 1916

Battle of Flers–Courcelette

On 15 Sep 1916 Charles William Reginald Duncombe 2nd Earl Feversham 1879-1916 (37) was killed in action at Flers–Courcelette, Somme during the Battle of Flers–Courcelette . His son Charles Duncombe 3rd Earl Feversham 1906-1963 (9) succeeded as 3rd Earl Feversham (3C 1868) .

18 Sep 1916

On 18 Sep 1916 Ralph Drury Kerr 1837-1916 (79) died .

Oct 1916

31 Oct 1916

On 31 Oct 1916 Carl Johan Bernadotte 1916- was born to Gustaf Adolph VI King Sweden 1882-1973 (33) and Margaret "Daisy" Windsor 1882-1920 (34)

Nov 1916

02 Nov 1916

On 02 Nov 1916 Mircea Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen 1913-1916 (3) died at Buftea .

08 Nov 1916

On 08 Nov 1916 Ursula Isabel Manners 1916-2017 was born to John Henry Montagu Manners 9th Duke Rutland 1886-1940 (30) and Kathleen Tennant Duchess Rutland 1895-1989 (21)

12 Nov 1916

On 12 Nov 1916 Henry John Roberts 1827-1916 (89) died

30 Nov 1916

On 30 Nov 1916 Frank Haultain Hornsby and Muriel Strutt 1890-1976 (26) were married