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Grace Enid Baglin (1933-2006) -
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Grace, born in Keynsham Hospital, Keynsham, Bristol at about 7.30pm on Thursday 27th April 1933, home address 14 Sweets Road, Kingswood, Bristol, didn’t like her middle name ‘Enid’ and never used it.

She was influenced during childhood and teenage life by her grandmother, Gertrude Rosa Burgess (1874-1958), aka ‘Grand Pratt’. Grand Pratt lived with the family until her death in 1958 and was cared for by her daughter-in-law, Florence Eveline Jenner (1901-1994) aka ‘Eva’; Grace’s mother. Eva frequently said "I never had Grace until Grand Pratt died" by which time Grace was married anyway. ---read more


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Today is June 26.

Familypedia people who were born on this day

 FatherMotherBirth place
Bertha Marion Allen (1872-1967)Thomas Allen (bef1872)Mary Unknown (bef1872)Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
John Franklin Lafayette Allred (1827-1850)James Allred (1784-1876)Elizabeth Warren (1786-1879)Bedford, Bedford County, Tennessee
John Frederick Augustine (1886-1970)Jacob AugustinSusanna MangWachenheim, Bad Dürkheim, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Helen Avramidis (1860-1929)Athens, Central Greece, Greece
Samuel Hector Banfield (1880-1968)John Banfield (1842-1927)Sarah Ann Bray (1845-1926)Wilberforce, New South Wales, Australia
Samantha Baskerville (1919-1990)Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Maria Barbara Bellinger (1686-1753)Langenselbold, Hesse, Germany
Mervyn Ronald Binnie (1905-1931)William Albert Andrew Binnie (1882-1918)Mary Victoria Wain (c1881-c1943)Linton Street, Kangaroo Point, Queensland, Australia
Robert Laird Borden (1854-1937)Andrew Borden (1816-1881)Eunice Jane Laird (1825-1881)Grand-Pré, Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Familypedia people who died on this day

 FatherMotherDeath placeAge at death
Sarah Alden (1681-1738)Johnathan Alden (1633-1697)Abigail Hallett (1644-1725)Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
Alysson Alessandroni (1920-1992)Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Daniel Hinckley Arnold (1800-1887)Dan Arnold (1767-1855)Arethusa Gillett (1765-1852)New York City, New York, United States
John L. Auchincloss (1810-1876)Hugh Auchincloss (1780-1855)Ann Anthony Stuart (1785-1870)Quebec, Canada
John Banfield (1842-1927)Thomas Banfield (c1810-1893)Margaret Twohig (c1812-1843)Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia85
Sarah Barker (1679-1747)John Barker (1646-1709)Judith Simonds (1646-1704)Grafton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Thomas of Warwick (1208-1242)Henry of Warwick (1192-1229)
Elizabeth Ann Beckett (1825-1899)Samuel Beckett (c1795-1827)Hannah Dalton (1793-1837)Seven Hills, New South Wales, Australia
Christiane Emilie Bertram (c1765-1800)Wrocław, Lower Silesian Voivedeship, Poland
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Familypedia people who were first married on this day

 FatherMotherJoined with-g1Wedding1 place
Catherine Lovering Adams (1902-1988)Charles Francis Adams (1866-1954)Frances Lovering (1869-1956)Henry Sturgis Morgan (1900-1982)Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Wiley Payne Allred (1818-1912)James Allred (1784-1876)Elizabeth Warren (1786-1879)Sarah Elizabeth Zabriskie (1814-1851)Eugene, Indiana, United States
William Apps (1861-1941)Reuben Apps (1837-1898)Mary Elizabeth Foots (1837-1873)Olive Mary Hannah Crouch (1877-1926)Yarra, New South Wales, Australia
Emma von Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym (1802-1858)Viktor II. Karl Friedrich von Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym (1767-1812)Amalie von Nassau-Weilburg (1776-1841)Georg II. von Waldeck-Pyrmont (1789-1845)Schaumburg Castle, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Stephen Atwood (1678-1740)Stephen Atwood (1651-1722)Apphia Bangs (1651-1722)Martha Pike (1679-1728)Eastham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts
Janet Pomeroy Avery (1891-1969)Charles Irving Avery (1859-1927)Lillias Pomeroy (1860-1933)John Foster Dulles (1888-1959)Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, United States
James Barnes (1815-1897)William Barnes (1782-1848)Mary Dodd (1776-1824)Jemima Stokes (1819-1905)Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
Daisy Victoria Blackman (1891-1972)Charles Edward Blackman (1853-1939)Margaret Thomas (c1857-1944)Arthur John Merton (1894-1929)
Benjamin Sheldon Brewster (1876-1947)George Washington Brewster (1846-1891)Ruth Thomas (1850-1909)Ruby Myrtle Hayes (1881-1932)Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
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Familypedia people who had their second wedding (or first after a liaison) on this day

 FatherMotherJoined with-g2Wedding2 place
Mary Beales (1624-1698)John Wildes (1618-1705)Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts
François II de Bretagne (1433-1488)Richard d'Etampes (1395-1438)Marguerite d'Orléans (1406-1466)Marguerite de Foix (aft1458-1486)Clissons
Harold Alma Carbine (1911-2006)William Henry Carbine (1871-1954)Gertrude Evelyn Staley (1875-1966)Roberta Powers (1917-2001)
Jane Edge (1775-1839)Edward Tranter (1773-1842)Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
Charles Gordon, 11th Marquess of Huntly (1847-1937)Charles Gordon, 10th Marquess of Huntly (1792-1863)Maria Antoinetta Pegus (1822-1893)Charlotte Jane Isabelle Fallon (-1939)
Tessa Georgina Kennedy (1938)Geoffrey Alexander Farrer Kennedy (1908-1996)Daška Marija Ivanović-Banac (1915-2004)Elliott Kastner (1930-2010)
Frederick Kiel (1877-1955)August Kiel (bef1877-)Anna Press (bef1877-)Alma Kathryn Rech (1879-1948)Detroit, Michigan, United States
William Henry Langsford (1848-1918)Thomas Langsford (?-?)Mary (?-?)Elizabeth Gardiner (1853-1916)Singleton, New South Wales, Australia
Hansje Moerbeek (c1735-bef1824)Jan Moerbuijck (1687-1775)Trijntje Stam (c1708-1784)Adriaan KoenBeemster
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