Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1797

Weddings in History

  • May 5 Napoleon I's sister Elisa marries Felix Bacciochi

William Wilberforce

May 30 Abolitionist William Wilberforce (37) weds Barbara Spooner (25) at St Swithins Church in Walcot, Bath

John Quincy Adams

Jul 26 US President John Quincy Adams (29) weds Louisa Johnson (22) at All Hallows Barking parish in London