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On 10 Apr 879 Louis "Stammerer" II King Aquitaine III King West Francia (age 32) died. His son Louis III King West Francia (age 16) succeeded III King West Francia. His son Carloman II King West Francia (age 13) succeeded King West Francia. Engelberge Bivinids Queen Consort West Francia by marriage Queen Consort West Francia.
On 06 Feb 1299 King Edward "Longshanks" I of England (age 59) created a number of new Barons by writ of summons to Edward's 44th Parliament ...
The next baronies may not have been created on 06 Feb 1299 but were created in 1299 possibly for Edward's 45th and 46th Parliaments on 10 Apr 1299 and 21 Sep 1299 respectively.
John St John Lagenham 1st Baron St John Lagenham (age 49) was created 1st Baron St John Lagenham.
William Grandison 1st Baron Grandison (age 37) was created 1st Baron Grandison 1C 1299. Sibylla Tregoz Baroness Grandison by marriage Baroness Grandison. His brother was also created Baron Grandison on the same day.
On 10 Apr 1362 Maud Plantagenet Duchess Lower Bavaria (age 23) died. Her sister Blanche Plantagenet Duchess Lancaster (age 17) succeeded 6th Countess of Leicester. John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster (age 22) by marriage Earl of Leicester 2C 1265 adding a fourth Earldom to the ones he already held: Earl Richmond 5C 1342, Earl Lancaster and Earl Derby 2C 1337.
On 10 Apr 1483, in the morning, the coffin of King Edward IV of England (deceased) was moved to St Stephen's Chapel [Map]. Bishop Edward Story sang the masses. Richard Fiennes 7th Baron Dacre Gilsland (age 68), Chamberlain to Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (age 46), offered on the Queen's behalf.
In Mar 1586 a virulent outbreak of gaol fever occurred during the Assizes in Exeter, Devon [Map]. The cause according to modern medical opinion was typhus transmitted by the human body-louse. Among the dead victims were eight judges, eleven of the twelve jurors, several constables, and the surrounding population which was ravaged by the disease for several months.
Edward Flowerdew died of gaol fever.
On 10 Apr 1608 William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire (age 18) and Christian Bruce Countess Devonshire were married. He the son of William Cavendish 1st Earl Devonshire (age 55) and Anne Keighley (age 45).
On 10 Apr 1617 Henri Valois II Duke Longueville (age 22) and Louise Bourbon Condé Duchess Longueville (age 13) were married at Paris [Map]. Louise Bourbon Condé Duchess Longueville by marriage Duchess Longueville. She the daughter of Charles Bourbon Condé Count Soissons and Anne Montafié Countess Soissons (age 39). He the son of Henri Valois I Duke Longueville and Catherine Gonzaga Duchess Longueville (age 49). They were second cousins.
Before 10 Apr 1629 John Freschville 1st Baron Frescheville (age 21) and Bruce Nichols were married.
On 10 Apr 1630 William Herbert 3rd Earl Pembroke (age 50) died at Baynard's Castle [Map]. His brother Philip Herbert 4th Earl Pembroke 1st Earl Montgomery (age 45) succeeded 4th Earl Pembroke 10C 1551. Anne Clifford Countess Dorset and Pembroke (age 40) by marriage Countess Pembroke.
On 10 Apr 1637 Charles Howard 2nd Earl Berkshire (age 22) and Dorothy Savage Countess Berkshire were married. She the daughter of Thomas Savage 1st Viscount Savage and Elizabeth Darcy 1st Countess Rivers (age 56). He the son of Thomas Howard 1st Earl Berkshire (age 49) and Elizabeth Cecil Countess Berkshire (age 41). They were third cousin once removed.NOTEXT
Pepy's Diary. 10 Apr 1666. Up betimes, and many people to me about business. To the office and there sat till noon, and then home and dined, and to the office again all the afternoon, where we sat all, the first time of our resolution to sit both forenoons and afternoons. Much business at night and then home, and though late did see some work done by the plasterer to my new window in the boy's chamber plastered. Then to supper, and after having my head combed by the little girle to bed. Bad news that the plague is decreased in the general again and two increased in the sickness.
On 10 Apr 1684 Victor Amadeus King Sardinia (age 17) and Anne Marie Bourbon Queen Consort Sardinia (age 14) were married. Anne Marie Bourbon Queen Consort Sardinia by marriage Duchess Savoy. She the daughter of Philip Bourbon I Duke Orléans (age 43) and Princess Henrietta Stewart Duchess Orléans (age 39). They were second cousins. She a granddaughter of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland.
Evelyn's Diary. 10 Apr 1685. I went early to Whitehall [Map] to heare Dr. Tillotson, Deane of Canterbury (age 54), preaching on 9 Eccles. 18. I returned in the evening, and visited Lady Tuke, and found with her Sr Geo Wakeman, the physician, whom I had seene tried and acquitted J, amongst the plotters for poisoning the late King, on the accusation of the famous Oates (age 35); and surely I believ'd him guiltlesse.
Evelyn's Diary. 10 Apr 1691. This night, a sudden and terrible fire burned down all the buildings over the stone gallery at Whitehall [Map] to the water side, beginning at the apartment of the late Duchess of Portsmouth (age 41) [Note. Not clear why 'late' since Louise Kéroualle 1st Duchess Portsmouth (age 41) died in 1734; possibly relates to her fall from grace following the death of King Charles II of England Scotland and Ireland] (which had been pulled down and rebuilt no less than three times to please her), and consuming other lodgings of such lewd creatures, who debauched both King Charles II and others, and were his destruction.
The King (age 40) returned out of Holland just as this accident happened-Proclamation against the Papists, etc.
Evelyn's Diary. 10 Apr 1696. The quarters of Sir William Perkins (deceased) and Sir John Friend, lately executed on the plot, with Perkins's (deceased) head, were set up at Temple Bar, a dismal sight, which many pitied. I think there never was such at Temple Bar till now, except once in the time of King Charles II, namely, of Sir Thomas Armstrong.
Amy Goodwin: Edmund Harwick and she were married. On 30 Oct 1699 she was born to John Goodwin (age 26) at Narborough Hall.
On 10 Apr 1792 Charles Morgan 1st Baron Tredegar was born to Charles Gould aka Morgan 2nd Baronet (age 32) and Mary Margaret or Magdalen Stoney. He was educated at Harrow School, Westminster School [Map] and Christ Church College, Oxford University.
On 10 Apr 1793 Charles Brudenell 1st Marquess Ailesbury (age 20) and Henrietta Maria Hill were married in Florence. He the son of Thomas Brudenell 1st Earl Ailesbury (age 63) and Susanna Hoare Countess Ailesbury.
On 10 Apr 1806 Arthur Wellesley 1st Duke Wellington (age 36) and Catherine "Kitty" Pakenham Duchess Wellington (age 33) were married at Dublin [Map]. He the son of Garrett Wellesley 1st Earl Mornington and Anne Hill Countess Mornington (age 63).
On 10 Apr 1817 Charles Gordon-Lennox 5th Duke Richmond (age 25) and Caroline Paget Duchess Richmond (age 20) were married. She the daughter of Henry William Paget 1st Marquess Anglesey (age 48) and Caroline Elizabeth Villiers Duchess Argyll (age 42). He the son of Charles Lennox 4th Duke Richmond (age 52) and Charlotte Gordon Duchess Richmond (age 48). He a great x 3 grandson of King Charles II of England Scotland and Ireland.
On 02 Apr 1827 William Holman-Hunt was born to William Hunt (age 27) and Sarah Hobman (age 29) at 41 Lifford Street or Love Lane [Map]. Originally William Hobman Hunt he changed his name when he discovered it had been erroneously entered at his baptism on 10 Apr 1827 at the St Giles without Cripplegate Church [Map].
William Hunt: In 1800 he was born. In 1856 William Hunt (age 56) died.
Sarah Hobman: In 1798 she was born to William Hobman of Rotherhithe. In 1884 Sarah Hobman (age 86) died.
On 10 Apr 1827 George Cholmondeley 1st Marquess Cholmondeley (age 77) died. His son George Cholmondeley 2nd Marquess Cholmondeley (age 35) succeeded 2nd Marquess Cholmondeley, 5th Earl Cholmondeley in Cheshire, 2nd Earl Rocksavage of Cheshire, 6th Viscount Cholmondeley of Kells in County Meath, 5th Viscount Malpas in Cheshire, 5th Baron Cholmondeley Nampwich in Cheshire, 4th Baron Newburgh of Newburgh in Anglesey, 4th Baron Newborough of Newborough in County Wexford 1C 1715.
On 10 Apr 1831 John Villiers Stuart Townshend 5th Marquess Townshend was born to John Townshend 4th Marquess Townshend (age 33) and Elizabeth Jane Stuart (age 27).
On 10 Apr 1833 Granville Waldegrave 3rd Baron Radstock was born to Vice Admiral Granville Waldegrave 2nd Baron Radstock (age 46).
On 10 Apr 1855 Thomas George Anson 2nd Earl Lichfield (age 29) and Harriet Georgiana Louisa Hamilton Countess Lichfield (age 21) were married. Harriet Georgiana Louisa Hamilton Countess Lichfield by marriage Countess Lichfield. She the daughter of James Hamilton 1st Duke Abercorn (age 44) and Louisa Jane Russell Duchess Abercorn (age 42). He the son of Thomas William Anson 1st Earl Lichfield and Louisa Barbara Catherine Phillips Countess Lichfield (age 55). She a great x 4 granddaughter of King Charles II of England Scotland and Ireland.
On 10 Apr 1859 Arthur Walsh 3rd Baron Ormathwaite was born to Arthur Walsh 2nd Baron Ormathwaite (age 31) and Katherine Somerset Baroness Ormathwaite (age 24).
On 10 Apr 1866 Charles Rudolph Trefusis 19th Baron Clinton (age 74) died. His son Charles Hepburn Stuart Forbes Trefusis 20th Baron Clinton (age 32) succeeded 20th Baron Clinton. Harriet Williamina Hepburn-Forbes Baroness Clinton (age 31) by marriage Baroness Clinton.
On 10 Apr 1894 George William Thomas Brudenell 4th Marquess Ailesbury (age 30) died without issue. His uncle Henry Brudenell-Bruce 5th Marquess of Ailesbury (age 51) succeeded 5th Marquess Ailesbury, 6th Earl Ailesbury 2C 1776, 5th Earl Bruce of Whorlton in Yorkshire, 5th Viscount Savernake of Savernake Forest in Wiltshire, 7th Baron Bruce of Tottenham in Wiltshire 3C 1746.
On 10 Apr 1904 Isabella II Queen Spain (age 73) died.
Samuel Charles Busby: Around 1899 he was born.
On 10 Apr 1923 George Cambridge 2nd Marquess Cambridge (age 27) and Dorothy Hastings Marchioness Cambridge (age 23) were married. She by marriage Marchioness Cambridge. He the son of Adolphus Cambridge Duke Teck (age 54) and Margaret Evelyn Grosvenor Duchess Teck (age 50). He a great x 2 grandson of King George III of Great Britain and Ireland.
After 10 Apr 1948. Memorial at St Peter's Church, Tawstock [Map] to Reverend Albany Bourchier Sherard Wrey 13th Baronet (deceased).
Reverend Albany Bourchier Sherard Wrey 13th Baronet: On 04 Jan 1861 he was born to Henry Bourchier Toke Wrey 10th Baronet (age 31) and Marianne Sarah Sherard Lady Wrey (age 25). In 1893 Reverend Albany Bourchier Sherard Wrey 13th Baronet (age 31) was appointed Rector of St Peter's Church, Tawstock which office he held for fifty-five years until his death in 1948. On 08 May 1936 Philip Bourchier Sherard Wrey 12th Baronet (age 77) died. His brother Reverend Albany Bourchier Sherard Wrey 13th Baronet (age 75) succeeded 13th Baronet Wrey of Trebitch in Cornwall. On 10 Apr 1948 Reverend Albany Bourchier Sherard Wrey 13th Baronet (age 87) died. His nephew Castel Richard Bourchier Wrey 14th Baronet (age 45) succeeded 14th Baronet Wrey of Trebitch in Cornwall.