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Thomas WEST

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1790 He was born
3 Mon 4 Mar 1793 George Washington began second term as President of U.S.A.
6 1796 General Election in Great Britain
7 Sun 26 Feb 1797 1 notes were first issued by the Bank of England
7 Sat 4 Mar 1797 John Adams became 3rd President of U.S.A.
11 1801 General Election in Great Britain
11 Wed 4 Mar 1801 Thomas Jefferson became 4th President of U.S.A.
11 Sat 21 Mar 1801 Henry Addington became Prime Minister (Tory)
12 1802 General Election in Great Britain
14 Wed 16 May 1804 William Pitt returned as Prime Minister (Tory)
14 Fri 18 May 1804 Napoleon Bonaparte was proclaimed Emperor of France
15 Mon 4 Mar 1805 Thomas Jefferson began second term as President of U.S.A.
15 Sat 5 Oct 1805 Admiral Lord Nelson died at Battle of Trafalgar
16 1806 General Election in Great Britain
16 Jan 1806 Death of William Pitt
16 Mon 10 Feb 1806 Lord Grenville became Prime Minister of Coalition Government
17 1807 General Election in Great Britain
17 Tue 31 Mar 1807 Duke of Portland became Prime Minister (Tory)
19 1809 South Stack lighthouse built
19 Wed 6 Dec 1809 James Madison became 6th President of U.S.A.
19 Wed 6 Dec 1809 Spencer Perceval became Prime Minister (Tory)
20 Thu 25 Oct 1810 Golden Jubilee of George III
21 Tue 5 Feb 1811 Act of Regency proclaimed George IV Head of State
22 1812 General Election in Great Britain
22 1812 Mill owner William Horsfall shot and killed by Luddites in Huddersfield. Seventeen men sentenced to hang at York
22 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
22 Jan 1812 His daughter, Anne WEST was born in Burton Hastings, Warwickshire, England
22 Tue 16 Jun 1812 Earl of Liverpool became Prime Minister (Tory)
22 Tue 28 Jul 1812 Rose's Act (52 Geo.III. Cap. 146.) passed requiring separate registers for Baptisms & Burials
23 Thu 4 Mar 1813 James Madison began second term as President of U.S.A.
He partnered (no Hardwicke's Act certificate?) Ann NO_SURNAME (aged ?)
25 Sun 18 Jun 1815 Final defeat of Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo by Wellington and Blucher
27 Tue 4 Mar 1817 James Monroe became 8th President of U.S.A.
28 1818 General Election in Great Britain
30 1820 General Election in Great Britain
30 Sat 29 Jan 1820 Accession of George IV when George III died at Windsor Castle
31 Sun 4 Mar 1821 James Monroe began second term as President of U.S.A.
35 Fri 4 Mar 1825 John Quincy Adams became 10th President of U.S.A.
36 1826 The 286 mile A5 from London to Holyhead was completed by Thomas Telford. Journey time by horse-drawn coach: 27 hours
36 1826 Thomas Telford's Britannia Bridge opened
37 Mon 30 Apr 1827 George Canning became Prime Minister (Tory)
37 Sat 8 Sep 1827 Viscount Goderich became Prime Minister (Tory)
38 1828 General Election in Great Britain
38 Sat 26 Jan 1828 Duke of Wellington became Prime Minister (Tory)
39 Wed 4 Mar 1829 Andrew Jackson became 11th President of U.S.A.
40 Sat 26 Jun 1830 Accession of William IV on death of George IV
40 Jul 1830 General Election in Great Britain
40 Mon 15 Nov 1830 Wellington's government defeated
40 Wed 24 Nov 1830 Earl Grey became Prime Minister (Whig)
41 May 1831 General Election in Great Britain
41 Sat 8 Oct 1831 Russell's Reform Bill defeated
41 Dec 1831 County freeholders-property worth 2 a year; County copyholders renting at 10 a year; County 10 leaseholders with 60 year leases; County 50 leaseholders with 20 year leases
42 Jun 1832 House of Lords reluctantly passed the Great Reform Bill abolishing 'Rotten Boroughs'
42 Dec 1832 General Election. Franchise: Borough householders-property worth 10 a year
43 Mon 4 Mar 1833 Andrew Jackson began second term as President of U.S.A.
44 1834 Boards of Guardians set up to administer the Poor Law
44 Sun 13 Jul 1834 Viscount Melbourne became Prime Minister (Whig)
44 Fri 26 Dec 1834 Sir Robert Peel became Prime Minister (Tory)
45 1835 General Election in Great Britain
45 Thu 1 Jan 1835 Strike in Cornish Tin Mines
45 Wed 18 Mar 1835 Viscount Melbourne became Prime Minister (Whig)
46 1836 Tithe Commutation Act allowed tithes to be commuted to a rent-charge
47 1837 General Election in Great Britain
47 Sat 4 Mar 1837 Martin van Buren became 13th President of U.S.A.
47 Tue 20 Jun 1837 Accession of Victoria on death of William IV
47 Sat 1 Jul 1837 Compulsory Civil Registration of Marriages and Deaths began in England & Wales
47 Sat 1 Jul 1837 Voluntary Civil Registration of Births began in England & Wales
49 Tue 19 Feb 1839 His daughter, Anne WEST married Joseph PERKINS in General Baptist Church, Hinckley, Leicestershire, England.
51 1841 General Election in Great Britain
51 Thu 4 Mar 1841 William Henry Harrison became 14th President of U.S.A.
51 Sun 4 Apr 1841 John Tyler became 15th President of U.S.A.
51 Sun 6 Jun 1841 Census in United Kingdom (Public Record HO 107) 1st to list names
51 Mon 6 Sep 1841 Sir Robert Peel became Prime Minister (Tory)
51 Abt 1842 His grandson, John PERKINS was born in Burton Hastings, Warwickshire, England
53 Abt 1844 His grandson, Issac PERKINS was born in Burton Hastings, Warwickshire, England
49 Tue 4 Mar 1845 James K. Polk became 16th President of U.S.A.
50 Mon 6 Jul 1846 Lord John Russell became Prime Minister (Whig)
56 Mon 24 Aug 1846 His granddaughter, Anne PERKINS was born in Wolvey, Warwickshire, England
57 1847 General Election in Great Britain
59 Sun 4 Mar 1849 Zachary Taylor became 17th President of U.S.A
60 Tue 9 Jul 1850 Millard Fillimore became 18th President of U.S.A.
61 Sun 30 Mar 1851 Census in United Kingdom (Public Record HO 107) 1st to list relationships
61 Thu 1 May 1851 The Great Exhibition housed in the Crystal Palace in Hyde Park London was opened by Queen Victoria
62 Sat 28 Feb 1852 Earl of Derby became Prime Minister (Tory)
62 Jul 1852 General Election in Great Britain
62 Tue 28 Dec 1852 Earl of Aberdeen became Prime Minister (Peelite)
63 Fri 4 Har 1853 Franklin Pierce became 19th President of U.S.A.
65 Mon 1 Jan 1855 Civil Registration of Births/Harriages/Deaths began in Scotland
65 Sat 10 Feb 1855 Viscount Palmerston became Prime Minister (Liberal)
67 1857 General Election in Great Britain
67 Wed 4 Mar 1857 James Buchanan became 20th President of U.S.A.
68 Mon 11 Jan 1858 Civil jurisdiction of Probate came into effect
68 Thu 25 Feb 1858 Earl of Derby became Prime Minister (Conservative)
69 1859 General Election in Great Britain
69 Sat 18 Jun 1859 Viscount Palmerston's second Ministry (Liberal)
71 Mon 4 Mar 1861 Abraham Lincoln became 21st President of U.S.A.
71 Sun 7 Apr 1861 Census in United Kingdom (Public Record RG 9)
73 Tue 10 Har 1863 Prince of Wales (Edward VII) married Princess Alexandra of Denmark at Windsor
75 1865 General Election in Great Britain
75 Sat 4 Mar 1865 Abraham Lincoln began second term as President of U.S.A.
75 Fri 14 Apr 1865 Abraham Lincoln shot through the head by John Wilkes Booth and died the folloving day
75 Sat 15 Apr 1865 Andrew Johnson became 23rd President of U.S.A.
75 Mon 6 Nov 1865 Earl Russell became Prime Minister (Liberal)
76 Fri 6 Jul 1866 Earl of Derby became Prime Minister (Conservative)
77 1867 Second Reform Act
78 1868 General Election in Great Britain under the new franchise: Male borough householders resident for 1 year; Borough heads of families in unfurnished rooms 10 a year; County ovners and leaseholders rated at 5 a year; County tenants of property
78 Thu 27 Feb 1868 Benjamin Disraeli became Prime Minister (Conservative)
78 Wed 9 Dec 1868 William Gladstone became Prime Minister (Liberal)
79 Thu 4 Har 1869 Ulysses S. Grant became 24th President of U.S.A.
81 1871 Stanley sailor's hospital, Holyhead founded by public subscription
81 Sun 2 Apr 1871 Census in United Kingdom (Public Record RG 10)
81 Thu 12 Oct 1871 His granddaughter, Anne PERKINS married John STRINGER in PC. Mancetter, Warwickshire, England
83 Wed 1 Jan 1873 Japan adopted the Gregorian Calendar (previously Japanese Calendar)
83 Tue 4 Mar 1873 Ulysses S. Grant began second term as President of U.S.A.
84 1874 General Election in Great Britain
84 Sat 21 Feb 1874 Benjamin Disraeli's second Ministry (Conservative)
85 1875 Civil registration of births became compulsory in England and Wales
87 Sun 4 Mar 1877 Rutherford B. Hayes became 26th President of U.S.A.
90 Thu 1 Jan 1880 School attendance became compulsory up to the age of 10
90 Wed 28 Apr 1880 William Gladstone's second Ministry (Liberal)
90 Mon 20 Dec 1880 First Boer War began
91 Fri 4 Mar 1881 James A. Garfield became 27th President of U.S.A.
91 Wed 23 Mar 1881 First Boer War ended
91 Sun 3 Apr 1881 Census in United Kingdom (Public Record RG 11)
91 Tue 19 Apr 1881 Benjamin Disraeli (Lord Beaconsfield) died at Hughenden Buckinghamshire
91 Mon 19 Sep 1881 Chester A. Arthur became 28th President of U.S.A.
94 Dec 1884 Third Reform Act (Gladstone's Franchise Bill) passed after opposition from House of Lords
95 Wed 4 Mar 1885 Grover Cleveland became 29th President of U.S.A.
95 Wed 24 Jun 1885 Marquess of Salisbury became Prime Minister (Conservative)
95 Nov 1885 General Election in Great Britain under the new franchise (no overall majority): County male householders resident for 1 year; County heads of families in unfurnished rooms paying 10 a year
96 Sat 6 Feb 1886 William Gladstone's third Ministry (Liberal)
96 Jul 1886 General Election in Great Britain
96 Tue 3 Aug 1886 Marquess of Salisbury's second Ministry (Conservative)
97 Mon 20 Jun 1887 Golden Jubilee of Victoria
99 Mon 4 Mar 1889 Benjamin Harrison became 30th President of U.S.A.
100 Sun 5 Apr 1891 Census in United Kingdom (Public Record RG 12)
100 He was probably dead by now

DERIVED INFORMATION
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MARRIED ONCE

1790 He was born to unknown parents
1811 He came of age at 21
Jan 1812 When he was 22 his first child (of 1), Anne WEST was born
6 Jun 1841 Predicted census return: Thomas WEST, Unmarried, 51 (rounded to 50)
1842 When he was 51 his first grandchild (of 3), John PERKINS was born
30 Mar 1851 Predicted census return: Thomas WEST, Unmarried, 61
7 Apr 1861 Predicted census return: Thomas WEST, Unmarried, 71
2 Apr 1871 Predicted census return: Thomas WEST, Unmarried, 81
3 Apr 1881 Predicted census return: Thomas WEST, Unmarried, 91
5 Apr 1891 Predicted census return: Thomas WEST, Unmarried, 101

SELECTED KIN ALIVE AT 1900
Anne WEST daughter 87 Burton Hastings, Warwickshire, England
John PERKINS grandson 58 Burton Hastings, Warwickshire, England
Issac PERKINS grandson 56 Burton Hastings, Warwickshire, England
Anne PERKINS granddaughter 53 Wolvey, Warwickshire, England

 

THE FOLLOWING ARE INCLUDED IF THEY WERE BORN BEFORE END OF BIOGRAPH:
1 Child
3 Grandchildren