Historical Figures Who Died in 1835

  • Feb 15 Henry Hunt, British politician, dies
  • Mar 2 Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1768)
  • Mar 16 Charles Farquharson, Scottish-born slave plantation owner in the Bahamas (wrote Farquharson’s Journal - only plantation journal to survive), dies at 74 [1]
  • Mar 18 Christian Gunther von Bernstorff, Danish-Prussian statesman and diplomat, dies at 65
  • Mar 20 Louis-Leopold Robert, French painter (b. 1794)
  • Apr 17 William Henry Ireland, English forger (Shakespearean manuscripts), dies
  • May 13 John Nash, British town planner/architect (Regent's Park), dies
  • Jun 8 Gian Domenico Romagnosi, Italian physicist (b. 1761)
  • Jun 18 William Cobbett, English journalist and author, dies at 72
  • Jun 24 Andreas Vokos Miaoulis, Greek admiral and politician, commander of Greek naval forces in Greek War of Independence (b. 1769)

John MarshallJohn Marshall (1755-1835)

Jul 6 4th Chief Justice of the United States (1801-35), dies at 79

  • Jul 12 David Douglas, Scottish botanist (Douglas fir), dies from falling in to a pit trap while surveying Mauna Kea in Hawaiʻi at 35
  • Jul 28 Édouard Adolphe Casimir Joseph Mortier, French marshal (b. 1768)
  • Aug 25 Ann Rutledge, said to be Abraham Lincoln's true love, dies at 22
  • Sep 15 Sarah Knox Taylor, wife of Jefferson Davis, dies from yellow fever (or malaria) at 21
  • Oct 19 Henry Doeff, Dutch trader in Japan and translator (Dutch-Japanese dictionary), dies at 57
  • Nov 16 Louis Angely, German comedic poet (Paris in Pommern), dies at 48
  • Dec 5 August von Platen, German poet, dies at 39
  • Dec 13 John Storm, American Revolutionary soldier (b. 1760)