Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1820s  1830s  1840s  - 1850s -  1860s  1870s  1880s

Years: 1852 1853 1854 - 1855 - 1856 1857 1858
1855 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology - Architecture -
Art - Literature (Poetry) - Music - Science
Sports - Rail Transport
Countries:     Australia - Canada - France - Germany - Ireland - Mexico - New Zealand - Norway - South Africa - UK - USA
Leaders:   State leaders - Colonial governors
Category: Establishments - Disestablishments
Births - Marriages - Deaths

Year 1855 (MDCCCLV) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar).

Events of 1855Edit

January - JuneEdit

July - DecemberEdit


Ongoing eventsEdit


1855 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1855

Ab urbe condita 2608
Armenian calendar 1304
Bahá'í calendar 11 – 12
Buddhist calendar 2399
Coptic calendar 1571 – 1572
Ethiopian calendar 1847 – 1848
Hebrew calendar 5615 5616
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1910 – 1911
 - Shaka Samvat 1777 – 1778
 - Kali Yuga 4956 – 4957
Holocene calendar 11855
Iranian calendar 1233 – 1234
Islamic calendar 1271 – 1272
Japanese calendar Ansei 2

(安政 2年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2515
Julian calendar 1900
Korean calendar 4188
Thai solar calendar 2398

See also 1855 births.


People of the year 1855 at Familypedia

266 people were born in 1855

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
George Samuel Adams (1855-1888)George Edwin Adams (1823-1897)Ann T Cox (1838-1897)
Nancy Aichele (1855-1930)
Blama Atieno (1855-1969)Wleh Atieno V (1800-1885)Trokon Dia (1805-1908)
James Avery (1855-1924)James Avery (c1814-1875)Catherine Heaslip (c1825-1904)
Sarah Ann Bacon (1855-1944)John Bacon (c1817-1866)Ann Maria Powers (c1812-1914)
Electa Ann Badger (1855-1883)John Chamberlain Badger (1825-1888)Kindness Ann Haines (1830-1929)
Emma Baker (1855-1924)James Baker (1831-1910)Ellen Mansbridge (1834-1903)
Maria Adelaide Louisa Baker (1855-1920)William Baker (1822-1907)Julia Ann Scanlin (c1824-1885)
Aafje Bakker (1855-1890)Klaas Bakker (1823-aft1855)Geertje Visser (1824-aft1855)
Robert Balgowan (1855-1935)William Balgowan (c1808-1887)Jannet Shand (1810-1880)
Michael Franklin Bangasser (1855-1928)Michael Francis Beingesser (1819-1892)Marie Anna Staebell (1816-1899)
Jane Bath (1855-1951)William Bath (1804-1870)Sarah Jane West (1815-1909)
Luciana Becerril (1855-1940)
Eva May Beede (1855-1932)George Sloan Beede (1831-1904)Helen Mary Samborne (1833-)
James Shirley Bell (1855-1930)
... further results

98 children were born to the 117 women born in 1855

159 people died in 1855

 FatherMotherAge at death
Thomas Abbott (c1774-1855)Jonathon Abbott (bef1774)Martha (bef1774)81
Sarah Adair (1775-1855)James Adair (1747-1831)Rebecca Montgomery (1750-1835)80
John Albury (1823-1855)John Albury (1794-1868)Ann Ralph (1794-1860)32
Samuel Alden (1776-1855)Israel Alden (1747-1817)Lucy Thankful Markham (1745-1829)79
Mary Jane Allen (1825-1855)John James Allen (1797-1871)Mary Elizabeth Payne Jackson (1805-1881)30
Dan Arnold (1767-1855)Gideon Arnold (1735-1807)Lucy Hinckley (1738-1801)88
John Ashcroft (c1780-1855)75
Wleh Atieno IV (1745-1855)Wleh Atieno III (1690-1785)Safara Sow (1695-1820)110
Ferenc Battik (1781-c1850)András Battik (c1760-c1820)
Benjamin Beckett (1779-1855)James Beckett (1737-1785)Mary Cooper (1740-1826)
Margaret Behan (1831-1855)Peter Behan (c1795-1874)Margaret Hogan (1812-1884)24
Cornelia Bergman (c1781-1855)Pieter Bergman (-1787)Maria van Zevet (c1740-1816)74
James Henry Blackman (1816-1855)James Blackman (c1792-1868)Mary John (1799-1848)39
Jan Bos (c1812-1855)Cornelis Bos (c1775-aft1818)Jantje de Moel (c1775-c1823)43
William Botting (1785-1855)Henry Botting (1756-1837)Elizabeth Potter (1756-1835)70
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13487 people lived in 1855

Adrianus Aalders (c1779-1861)Hendrik AaldersMaria van den Spek
Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Johannes Aangeenbrug (1773)Trijntje Johannesdr de Graaff (c1777)
Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Geertje Pietersdr van der Neut (1801-c1835)
Hendrina Aarts (1805-1876)Godefridus Aarts (1778-1826)Elisabeth Damen (1787-1848)
Ashley Aartsen (1843-1920)Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)Janet Bennewitz (1813-1900)
Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)
Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)
Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)Clara Mermoz (1819-1903)
Rafael Abasolo (1849-1900)
Arsalina Abbadie (1822-1900)Jean-Luc Abbadie (1795-1840)Audrey Bidard (1799-1860)
Cornelia Ariens Abbenes (1795-1858)Arien Ariensz Abbenes (c1740-1806)Antje Jacobs Krijnen (c1757-1814)
Abiel Abbot (1765-1859)Abiel Abbot (1741-1809)Dorcas Abbot (1744-1829)
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)
Hannah Abbot (1789-1871)William Abbot (1748-1793)Phebe Ballard (1752-1846)
Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Ezra Abbot (1772-1847)Rebekah Hale (1781-1860)
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Events of the year 1855 at FamilypediaEdit

237 people were married in 1855.

 Joined with
John Milton Adair (1833-1899)Eliza Jane Richey (1837-1908)
Mary Ann Adair (1836-1861)Valentine Carson (1831-1898)
Permelia Jane Adair (1837-1883)John R Holden (1828-) + Charles Decatur Searle (1836-1909)
Mary Ann Alcorn (1830-1905)Thomas Ivory (1828-1909)
William Jackson Allred (1827-1895)Leona Elizabeth Burton (1833-1909) + Elizabeth Boles (1833-1900)
Charles Andrews (1827-1918)Marcia Shankland (1832-1921)
Truman Osborn Angell (1810-1887)Polly Ann Johnson (1813-1876) + Susan Eliza Savage (1825-1893) + Mary Ann Johnson (1836-1906)
Isabella Annesley (c1837-c1911)John Field (1832-1873)+James Sharp MacIntosh (bef1875-c1909)
Thomas George Anson, 2nd Earl of Lichfield (1825-1892)Harriet Georgiana Louisa Hamilton (1834-1913)
Stijntje Appelman (1806-1856)Pieter Groen (1816-1853) + Jan Jong (1829-1869)
William Apps (c1812-1886)Maria Brucker (c1814-1882)
Elizabeth Ann Bailey (1836-1903)Joseph Jurd (1833-1907)
Ellen Baker (1839-1915)Samuel Welsh Munsie (1830-1896)
Sarah Elizabeth Banks (1837-1915)David Henry McKeen (1828-1910)
Israel Barlow (1806-1883)Elizabeth Haven (1811-1892)+ Elizabeth Barton (1803-1874) + Lucy Heap (1836-1901) + Cordelia Maria Dalrymple (1822-1905)
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There were 0 military battles in 1855.

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