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Year 1788 (MDCCLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Saturday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar).

Events of 1788 Edit

January - JuneEdit

The Times

January 1: First edition in London of The Times.


March 21: Fire in New Orleans requires rebuilding Jackson Square area.

July - DecemberEdit

  • July 24 - Governor General Lord Dorchester by proclamation issued from Castle of St. Louis in the City of Quebec divided the Canadas into five Districts, namely: Gaspe, Lunenburg, Meckleburg, Nassau and Hesse.
  • July 26 - New York ratifies the United States Constitution and becomes the 11th U.S. state.

Undated Edit


1788 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1788

Ab urbe condita 2541
Armenian calendar 1237
Bahá'í calendar -56 – -55
Buddhist calendar 2332
Coptic calendar 1504 – 1505
Ethiopian calendar 1780 – 1781
Hebrew calendar 5548 5549
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1843 – 1844
 - Shaka Samvat 1710 – 1711
 - Kali Yuga 4889 – 4890
Holocene calendar 11788
Iranian calendar 1166 – 1167
Islamic calendar 1202 – 1203
Japanese calendar Tenmei 8

(天明 8年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2448
Julian calendar 1833
Korean calendar 4121
Thai solar calendar 2331

Unknown datesEdit

  • (none)
See also 1788 births.


People of the year 1788 at Familypedia

139 people were born in 1788

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Isaac Adams (1788-1862)Chester Adams (1754-1829)Elizabeth Southerland (1762-1848)
Isaac Allred (1788-1870)William Allred (1756-1808)Elizabeth Thrasher (1754-1841)
Mary Amanet (1788-1827)Jeremiah Amanet (bef1788)Mary (bef1788)
Johannes Arning (1788-1834)Dirk Arning (bef1771)Maria Geertruij Bakker (bef1771)
Apollonia Bach (1788-?)Johann Georg Bach (1756-1823)Maria Magdalena Eschenbach (1759-1844)
William Baker (1788-1863)David Baker (c1765-1851)Hannah Latter (c1766-1844)
Klaas Bakker (1788-1846)Jacobus Bakker (1756-1843)Antje Peerdeman (1759-182)
Prudence Baldwin (1788-1856)Timothy Baldwin (1762-1823)Prudence Chapman (1768-1846)
Thomas Barrett-Lennard (1788-1856)Thomas Barrett-Lennard, 1st Bt. (1762-1857)Dorothy St. Aubyn (-1830)
Hermanus D. Beijen (1788-1866)Jan Hendrik Beijen (1755)
Maurice Frederick FitzHardinge Berkeley, 1st Baron FitzHardinge (1788-1867)Frederick Augustus Berkeley, 5th Earl of Berkeley (1745-1810)Mary Cole (c1767-1844)
Gedalja Chaim Bernheimer (1788-1856)Jakob Simon Bernheimer (1756-1790)Lea Hajm (1753-1833)
Jacoba Laurentia Beudt (bef1788-)
Gilles Blok (c1788-1826)Hendrik BlokMartina Verseput (c1762-1837)
Job Blok (c1788-1846)Hendrik BlokMartina Verseput (c1762-1837)
... further results

121 children were born to the 64 women born in 1788

71 people died in 1788

 FatherMotherAge at death
James Adair (1714-1796)Thomas Adair (c1680-c1740)82
Joseph Adair (1711-1788)Thomas Adair (c1680-c1740)77
Sarah Adair (c1754-1788)Joseph Adair (1711-1788)Sarah Laferty (1715-1767)
Sarah Alden (1731-1788)Samuel Alden (1688-1781)Sarah Sprague (1701-1773)57
John Barlow (1715-1788)James Barlow (c1680-1721)Johanna (c1682-)
Susannah Briggs (1712-1788)James Edmund Briggs (1671-1757)Sarah Wicks (1673-1755)
William Brodie (1741-1788)47
Carlos III of Spain (1716-1788)Philip V of Spain (1683-1746)Elisabetta Farnese di Parma (1692-1766)72
Hannah Child (1700-1788)John Child (1669-1748)Hannah French (1676-1766)88
Shubael Dimock (1706-1788)Shubael Dimock (1673-1728)Tabitha Lathrop (1671-1727)82
Sarah Dorman (1701-1788)Timothy Dorman (1663-1743)
István Dániel de Vargyas (c1720-1788)István Dániel de Vargyas (c1695-c1740)Polixena Pekry de Petrovina (c1700-c1750)
Samuel Fay (1705-1788)Samuel Fay (1673-1732)Tabitha Ward (1675-1755)83
Richard Fellows (1715-1788)Richard Fellows (c1680-1759)Elizabeth Sparhawk (1680-)
Georg Michael Fetzer (c1712-1788)76
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6523 people lived in 1788

Adrianus Aalders (c1779-1861)Hendrik AaldersMaria van den Spek
Godefridus Aarts (1778-1826)Pieter Aarts (c1750-)Hendrina van den Eijnden (c1750-)
Abigail Abbe (1767-1851)John Abbe (1743-1832)Abial Averill (1738-1832)
Arien Ariensz Abbenes (c1740-1806)Aarjen Hendriksz Abbenes (c1709-1788)Trijntje Gerrits (c1709-1800)
Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)John Abbot (1704-1793)Phebe Fiske (1712-1802)
Abiel Abbot (1765-1859)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)John Abbot (1735-1818)Abigail Abbot (1734-1807)
Abigail Abbot (1734-1807)Benjamin Abbot (1686-1748)Abigail Abbot (1699-1753)
Benjamin Abbot (1770-1823)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)Benjamin Abbot (1686-1748)Abigail Abbot (1699-1753)
Elizabeth Abbot (1766-1853)John Abbot (1735-1818)Abigail Abbot (1734-1807)
Ezra Abbot (1772-1847)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
John Abbot (1735-1818)John Abbot (1704-1793)Phebe Fiske (1712-1802)
John Abbot (1704-1793)John Abbot (1674-1754)Elizabeth Harnden (1756-1693)
William Abbot (1748-1793)John Abbot (1704-1793)Phebe Fiske (1712-1802)
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Events of the year 1788 at FamilypediaEdit

86 people were married in 1788.

 Joined with
Caleb Abell (1763-1842)Lois Reed (1762-1790) + Elona Shepardson (1767-1847)
Jane Adair (1765-1830)Thomas Rutledge Holland (1762-1815)
Moses Allred (1769-1863)Elizabeth Hollingsworth
Jan Appelman (1765-1808)Neeltje Potjes (1762-1820)
Mary Anne Ashley-Cooper (c1766-1854)Charles Sturt (c1764-1812)
Sára Baditz (1755-1806)Péter Konkoly-Thege (1744-1787) + Dániel Micsky (1764-1820)
Francis Neville Baglin (1763-1842)Winifred Hinton (c1764-1826)
Cornelis Bakker (1765-1838)Marijtje Commandeur (1766-1832)
Samuel Ballinger (1733-1822)Elizabeth Groff (-1786)+Mary Corbet (1741-1822)
Pieter Baltus (1761-c1794)Clara Zwerver (1768-?)
John Baughan (c1754-1797)Catherine Morgan (bef1774)+Mary Cleaver (c1760)
Joshua Bigelow (1759-1831)Huldah Hunt (1763-1831)
Otis Bigelow (c1767-c1802)Henrietta Butler (1774-1855)
George Blundell (1760-1835)Anne Johnson (c1760-)
Temperance Bond (1771-1850)Stephen Mack (1766-1826)
... further results

There were 0 military battles in 1788.

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