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Ann GREGORY

Age Date

Details

1730

She was born

4 1734 General Election in Great Britain

8

Sun 4 Jun 1738

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

11 1741 General Election in Great Britain
15 Mon 19 Aug 1745 Bonnie Prince Charlie raised the Stuart standard at Glenfinnan claiming the throne
16 Sat 20 Sep 1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie escaped from Scotland to France
17 1747 General Election in Great Britain
21 Sun 24 Mar 1751 Chesterfield's Act made this the last day of 1750/51 in Great Britain and it Colonies
21 Mon 25 Mar 1751 First day of the year 1752 in Great Britain and its Colonies
21 Tue 31 Dec 1751 Last day of the year 1751 in Great Britain and its Colonies
22 Wed 1 Jan 1752 First day of the year 1752 in Great Britain and its Colonies
22 Wed 2 Sep 1752 Last day when the Julian Calendar was in use in Great Britain
22 Sun 3 Sep 1752 Became 14 Sep 1752 in Great Britain and its Colonies
23 Sun 18 Mar 1753 Became 1 Mar 1753 in Finland
24 1754 General Election in Great Britain
24 Mon 25 Mar 1754 Hardwicke's Act
29 1759 She married William RODWELL (aged ?) in Queniborough, Leicestershire, England
30 Sat 25 Oct 1760 Accession of George III on death of his grandfather George II in Kensington
31 1761 General Election in Great Britain
32 May 1762 Marquis of Bute became head of government
33 Apr 1763 Marquis of Bute resigned. Grenville became Prime Minister
35 1765 Marquess of Rockingham became Prime Minister
38 1768 General Election in Great Britain; Grafton appointed Chief Minister
39 Mon 1 May 1769 Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington born in Dublin
40 1770 George III appointed Lord North as Chief Minister
43 Thu 16 Dec 1773 The 'Boston Tea Party' took place off Griffin's Wharf in Boston Massachusetts as a protest against British taxation
44 1774 General Election in Great Britain
46 Thu 4 Jul 1776 The Declaration of Independence was adopted in Philadelphia
50 1780 General Election in Great Britain
51 Fri 19 Oct 1781 Lord Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington at Yorktown Virginia to end the American War of Independence
52 Wed 27 Mar 1782 Marquess of Rockingham became Prime Minister (Whig)
52 Sat 13 Jul 1782 Earl of Shelburne became Prime Minister (Whig)
53 Fri 4 Apr 1783 Duke of Portland became Prime Minister of Coalition Government
54 Apr 1784 General Election in Great Britain
55 Tue 25 Oct 1785 Silver Jubilee of George III
59 Wed 4 Mar 1789 George Washington became 1st President of U.S.A.
59 Tue 14 Jul 1789 Storming of the Bastille by the citizens of Paris began the French Revolution
63 Mon 4 Mar 1793 George Washington began second term as President of U.S.A.
66 1796 General Election in Great Britain
67 Sun 26 Feb 1797 One Pound notes were first issued by the Bank of England
67 Sat 4 Mar 1797 John Adams became 3rd President of U.S.A.
71 1801 General Election in Great Britain
71 Wed 4 Mar 1801 Thomas Jefferson became 4th President of U.S.A.
71 Sat 21 Mar 1801 Henry Addington became Prime Minister (Tory)
72 1802 General Election in Great Britain
74 Wed 16 May 1804 William Pitt returned as Prime Minister (Tory)
74 Fri 18 May 1804 Napoleon Bonaparte was proclaimed Emperor of France
75 Mon 4 Mar 1805 Thomas Jefferson began second term as President of U.S.A.
75 Sat 5 Oct 1805 Admiral Lord Nelson died at Battle of Trafalgar
76 1806 General Election in Great Britain
76 Jan 1806 Death of William Pitt
76 Mon 10 Feb 1806 Lord Grenville became Prime Minister of Coalition Government
77 1807 General Election in Great Britain
77 Tue 31 Mar 1807 Duke of Portland became Prime Minister (Tory)
79 1809 South Stack lighthouse built
79 Sat 4 Mar 1809 James Madison became 6th President of U.S.A.
79 Wed 6 Dec 1809 Spencer Perceval became Prime Minister (Tory)
80 Thu 25 Oct 1810 Golden Jubilee of George III
81 Tue 5 Feb 1811 Act of Regency proclaimed George IV Head of State
82 1812 General Election in Great Britain
82 1812 Mill owner William Horsfall shot and killed by Luddites in Huddersfield. Seventeen men sentenced to hang at York
82 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
82 Tue 16 Jun 1812 Earl of Liverpool became Prime Minister (Tory)
82 Tue 28 Jul 1812 Rose's Act (52 Geo.III. Cap. 146.) passed requiring separate registers for Baptisms & Burials
83 Thu 4 Mar 1813 James Madison began second term as President of U.S.A.
85 Sun 18 Jun 1815 Final defeat of Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo by Wellington and Blucher
87 Tue 4 Mar 1817 James Monroe became 8th President of U.S.A.
88 1818 General Election in Great Britain
90 1820 General Election in Great Britain
90 Sat 29 Jan 1820 Accession of George IV when George III died at Windsor Castle
91 Sun 4 Mar 1821 James Monroe began second term as President of U.S.A.
95 Fri 4 Mar 1825 John Quincy Adams became 10th President of U.S.A.
96 1826 The 286 mile A5 from London to Holyhead was completed by Thomas Telford. Journey time by horse-drawn coach: 27 hours
96 1826 Thomas Telford's Britannia Bridge opened
97 Mon 30 Apr 1827 George Canning became Prime Minister (Tory)
97 Sat 8 Sep 1827 Viscount Goderich became Prime Minister (Tory)
98 1828 General Election in Great Britain
98 Sat 26 Jan 1828 Duke of Wellington became Prime Minister (Tory)
99 Wed 4 Mar 1829 Andrew Jackson became 11th President of U.S.A.
100 1830 She died

DERIVED INFORMATION
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MARRIED ONCE
1730 She was born to unknown parents
1751 She came of age at 21
1759 When she was 29 she married William RODWELL
1815 When she was 84 her first grandchild (of 1), Ann RODWELL was born
1830 She died at the age of 100, survived by her only child and her husband

SELECTED KIN ALIVE AT 1834
Ann RODWELL granddaughter 15 Queniborough, Leicestershire, England

THE FOLLOWING ARE INCLUDED IF THEY WERE BORN BEFORE END OF BIOGRAPH:
1 Child
1 Spouse
1 Grandchild