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Blood Biograph

Richard BLOOD

Age Date

Details

Abt 1723

He was born in Nailstone, Leicestershire, England

4 1727 General Election in Great Britain
4 Sat 10 Jun 1727 George I died at Osnabruck on his way to Hanover
4 Sun 11 Jun 1727 Accession of George II on death of his father George I
4 Wed 11 Oct 1727 Coronation of George II
5 1728 Sir Robert Walpole became Prime Minister
11 1734 General Election in Great Britain

15

Sun 4 Jun 1738

George III grandson of George II born at St James's Square London

18 1741 General Election in Great Britain
22 Mon 19 Aug 1745 Bonnie Prince Charlie raised the Stuart standard at Glenfinnan claiming the throne
23 Sat 20 Sep 1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie escaped from Scotland to France
24 1747 General Election in Great Britain
24 1747 He partnered Sarah NO_SURNAME (aged ?)
28 Sun 24 Mar 1751 Chesterfield's Act made this the last day of 1750/51 in Great Britain and it Colonies
28 Mon 25 Mar 1751 First day of the year 1752 in Great Britain and its Colonies
28 Tue 31 Dec 1751 Last day of the year 1751 in Great Britain and its Colonies
29 Wed 1 Jan 1752 First day of the year 1752 in Great Britain and its Colonies
29 Thu 11 Jun 1752 Silver Jubilee of George II
29 Wed 2 Sep 1752 Last day when the Julian Calendar was in use in Great Britain
29 Sun 3 Sep 1752 Became 14 Sep 1752 in Great Britain and its Colonies
30 Sun 18 Mar 1753 Became 1 Mar 1753 in Finland
31 1754 General Election in Great Britain
31 Mon 25 Mar 1754 Hardwicke's Act
37 Sat 25 Oct 1760 Accession of George III on death of his grandfather George II in Kensington
38 1761 General Election in Great Britain
39 May 1762 Marquis of Bute became head of government
40 Apr 1763 Marquis of Bute resigned. Grenville became Prime Minister
42 1765 Marquess of Rockingham became Prime Minister
45 1768 General Election in Great Britain; Grafton appointed Chief Minister
46 Mon 1 May 1769 Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington born in Dublin
47 1770 George III appointed Lord North as Chief Minister
50 Thu 16 Dec 1773 The 'Boston Tea Party' took place off Griffin's Wharf in Boston Massachusetts as a protest against British taxation
51 1774 General Election in Great Britain
53 Thu 4 Jul 1776 The Declaration of Independence was adopted in Philadelphia
57 1780 General Election in Great Britain
58 Fri 19 Oct 1781 Lord Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington at Yorktown Virginia to end the American War of Independence
59 Wed 27 Mar 1782 Marquess of Rockingham became Prime Minister (Whig)
59 Sat 13 Jul 1782 Earl of Shelburne became Prime Minister (Whig)
60 Fri 4 Apr 1783 Duke of Portland became Prime Minister of Coalition Government
61 Apr 1784 General Election in Great Britain
62 Tue 25 Oct 1785 Silver Jubilee of George III
66 Wed 4 Mar 1789 George Washington became 1st President of U.S.A.
66 Tue 14 Jul 1789 Storming of the Bastille by the citizens of Paris began the French Revolution
70 Mon 4 Mar 1793 George Washington began second term as President of U.S.A.
71 Abt 1794 His granddaughter, Elizabeth BLOOD was born in Knighton, Leicestershire, England
73 1796 General Election in Great Britain
74 Sun 26 Feb 1797 One Pound notes were first issued by the Bank of England
74 Sat 4 Mar 1797 John Adams became 3rd President of U.S.A.
78 1801 General Election in Great Britain
78 Wed 4 Mar 1801 Thomas Jefferson became 4th President of U.S.A.
78 Sat 21 Mar 1801 Henry Addington became Prime Minister (Tory)
79 1802 General Election in Great Britain
81 Wed 16 May 1804 William Pitt returned as Prime Minister (Tory)
81 Fri 18 May 1804 Napoleon Bonaparte was proclaimed Emperor of France
82 Mon 4 Mar 1805 Thomas Jefferson began second term as President of U.S.A.
82 Sat 5 Oct 1805 Admiral Lord Nelson died at Battle of Trafalgar
83 1806 General Election in Great Britain
83 Jan 1806 Death of William Pitt
83 Mon 10 Feb 1806 Lord Grenville became Prime Minister of Coalition Government
84 1807 General Election in Great Britain
84 Tue 31 Mar 1807 Duke of Portland became Prime Minister (Tory)
86 1809 South Stack lighthouse built
86 Wed 6 Dec 1809 James Madison became 6th President of U.S.A.
86 Wed 6 Dec 1809 Spencer Perceval became Prime Minister (Tory)
87 Thu 25 Oct 1810 Golden Jubilee of George III
88 Tue 5 Feb 1811 Act of Regency proclaimed George IV Head of State
89 1812 General Election in Great Britain
89 1812 Mill owner William Horsfall shot and killed by Luddites in Huddersfield. Seventeen men sentenced to hang at York
89 1812 Prime Minister Spencer Perceval shot and killed by John Bellingham a mentally deranged commercial agent who was acclaimed by the Luddites as a hero
89 Tue 16 Jun 1812 Earl of Liverpool became Prime Minister (Tory)
89 Tue 28 Jul 1812 Rose's Act (52 Geo.III. Cap. 146.) passed requiring separate registers for Baptisms & Burials
90 Thu 4 Mar 1813 James Madison began second term as President of U.S.A.
92 Sun 18 Jun 1815 Final defeat of Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo by Wellington and Blucher
92 Mon 23 Oct 1815 His granddaughter, Elizabeth BLOOD married John MIDDLETON in Carlton by Market Bosworth, Leicestershire, England
94 Tue 4 Mar 1817 James Monroe became 8th President of U.S.A.
95 1818 General Election in Great Britain
97 1820 General Election in Great Britain
97 Sat 29 Jan 1820 Accession of George IV when George III died at Windsor Castle
98 Sun 4 Mar 1821 James Monroe began second term as President of U.S.A.
102 Fri 4 Mar 1825 John Quincy Adams became 10th President of U.S.A.
102 1825 He was probably dead by now

DERIVED INFORMATION
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MARRIED ONCE
1723 He was born to unknown parents
1744 He came of age at 21
1795 When he was 71 his first grandchild (of 6), Elizabeth BLOOD was born

SELECTED KIN ALIVE AT 1833
Elizabeth BLOOD granddaughter 38

THE FOLLOWING ARE INCLUDED IF THEY WERE BORN BEFORE END OF BIOGRAPH:
2 Children
6 Grandchildren