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On this Day in History ... 19 January
On 19 Jan 1511 John Stewart 3rd Earl Lennox 1490-1526 (21) and Isabel or Elizabeth Stewart Countess Lennox 1495-1564 (16) were married (he was her half first-cousin twice-removed). Isabel or Elizabeth Stewart Countess Lennox 1495-1564 (16) by marriage Countess Lennox (2C 1488) . She was a Great x 3 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377.
On 19 Jan 1544 Francis King Consort Scotland, II King France 1544-1560 was born to Henry II King France 1519-1559 (24) and Catherine Medici Queen Consort France 1519-1589 (24)
On 19 Jan 1547 Henry Howard 1516-1547 (31) was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London . He was buried at Church of St Michael the Archangel, Framlingham, Suffolk . He had follisshly added the arms of Edward the Confessor to his own arms. he was charged with treasonably quartering the royal arms. His father survived sentence since the King died the day before it was due to take place.
On 19 Jan 1599 Richard Bingham 1528-1599 (71) died .
On 19 Jan 1607 Anne Morgan Baroness Hunsdon 1529-1607 (78) died .
On 19 Jan 1644 Thomas Bulkeley 1st Viscount Bulkeley 1585-1659 (58) was created 1st Viscount Bulkeley of Cashel in Tipperary . Blanche Cotymore Viscountess Bulkeley by marriage Viscountess Bulkeley of Cashel in Tipperary .
On 19 Jan 1662 Alexander Bruce 6th Earl Kincardine 1662-1721 was born to Alexander Bruce 4th Earl Kincardine -1706
On 19 Jan 1667 Percy Herbert 2nd Baron Powis 1598-1667 (69) died . His son William Herbert 1st Marquess Powis 1626-1696 (41) succeeded as 3rd Baron Powis of Powis Castle in Powys . Elizabeth Somerset Marchioness Powis 1635-1691 (32) by marriage Baroness Powis of Powis Castle in Powys .
On 19 Jan 1707 Stephen Anderson 1st Baronet Anderson 1644-1707 (63) died . His son Stephen Anderson 2nd Baronet Anderson 1678-1741 (28) succeeded as 2nd Baronet Anderson of Eyeworth Bedfordshire . Anne Lumley Baronetess Anderson by marriage Baronetess Anderson of Eyeworth Bedfordshire .
On 19 Jan 1728 Frederick Keppel Bishop Exeter 1728-1777 was born to William Anne Keppel 2nd Earl Albermarle 1702-1754 (25) and Anne Lennox Countess Albermarle 1703-1789 (24) . He was a Great Grandson of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685.
Exchange of the Princesses
19 Jan 1729
a double wedding was conducted known as "Exchange of the Princesses" ....
Joseph I King Portugal 1714-1777 (14) and Infante Mariana Victoria of Spain 1718-1781 (10) were married .
Ferdinand VI King Spain 1713-1759 (15) and Barbara Queen Consort Spain 1711-1758 (17) were married . Barbara Queen Consort Spain 1711-1758 (17) by marriage Queen Consort Spain .
On 19 Jan 1759 Thomas Drury 1st Baronet Drury 1712-1759 (46) died
On 19 Jan 1761 Charlotte Aglaé Bourbon 1700-1761 (60) died .
On 19 Jan 1797 William Ashburnham 1797-1797 was born to George Ashburnham 3rd Earl Ashburham 1760-1830 (36) and Charlotte Percy Countess Ashburham 1776-1862 (21) .
On 19 Jan 1820 Wilhelmina Caroline Oldenburg 1747-1820 (72) died
On 19 Jan 1845 William Eliot 2nd Earl St Germans 1767-1845 (77) died . His son Edward Granville Eliot 3rd Earl St Germans 1798-1877 (46) succeeded as 3rd Earl St Germans . Jemima Cornwallis 4th Countess St Germans 1803-1856 (41) by marriage 4th Countess St Germans .
On 19 Jan 1874 Thomas Dundas 1874-1874 was born to Lawrence Dundas 1844-1929 (29) and Lilian Selina Elizabeth Lumley Marchioness Zetland 1851-1943 (22)
On 19 Jan 1914 Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley 1866-1919 (48) and Clare Florence Mary Stapleton Countess Cowley -1949 were married . Clare Florence Mary Stapleton Countess Cowley -1949 by marriage Countess Cowley (1C 1857) .
On 19 Jan 1918 Mary Patricia Beatrice Rose Paget 1918-1996 was born to Charles Henry Alexander Paget 6th Marquess Anglesey 1885-1947 (32) and Victoria Marjorie Harriet Manners Marchioness Anglesey 1883-1946 (35) .
On 19 Jan 1934 Charles Lindley Wood 2nd Viscount Halifax 1839-1934 (95) died . His son Edward Frederick Lindley Wood 1st Earl Halifax 1881-1959 (52) succeeded as 3rd Viscount Halifax .