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Isabella WOODWARD

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Abt 1777 Her future husband, Joseph HAMMONDS was born
Abt 1781 She was born
Fri 19 Oct 1781 Lord Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington at Yorktown Virginia to end the American War of Independence
1 Wed 27 Mar 1782 Marquess of Rockingham became Prime Minister (Whig)
1 Sat 13 Jul 1782 Earl of Shelburne became Prime Minister (Whig)
1 Fri 4 Apr 1783 Duke of Portland became Prime Minister of Coalition Government
2 Apr 1784 General Election in Great Britain
3 Tue 25 Oct 1785 Silver Jubilee of George III
8 Wed 4 Mar 1789 George Washington became 1st President of U.S.A.
8 Tue 14 Jul 1789 Storming of the Bastille by the citizens of Paris began the French Revolution
12 Mon 4 Mar 1793 George Washington began second term as President of U.S.A.
15 1796 General Election in Great Britain
16 Sun 26 Feb 1797 One Pound notes were first issued by the Bank of England
16 Sat 4 Mar 1797 John Adams became 3rd President of U.S.A.
20 1801 General Election in Great Britain
20 Wed 4 Mar 1801 Thomas Jefferson became 4th President of U.S.A.
20 Sat 21 Mar 1801 Henry Addington became Prime Minister (Tory)
21 1802 General Election in Great Britain
23 Wed 16 May 1804 William Pitt returned as Prime Minister (Tory)
23 Fri 18 May 1804 Napoleon Bonaparte was proclaimed Emperor of France
24 Fri 25 Jan 1805 She married Joseph HAMMONDS (aged 28) in Barwell, Leicestershire, England
24 Mon 4 Mar 1805 Thomas Jefferson began second term as President of U.S.A.
24 Sat 5 Oct 1805 Admiral Lord Nelson died at Battle of Trafalgar
25 1806 General Election in Great Britain
25 Jan 1806 Death of William Pitt
25 Mon 10 Feb 1806 Lord Grenville became Prime Minister of Coalition Government
26 1807 General Election in Great Britain
26 Tue 31 Mar 1807 Duke of Portland became Prime Minister (Tory)
26 Sun 17 May 1807 Her son, John HAMMONDS was baptised in Dadlington, Leicestershire, England
28 1809 South Stack lighthouse built
28 Wed 6 Dec 1809 James Madison became 6th President of U.S.A.
28 Tue 15 Aug 1809 Her daughter, Ann HAMMONDS was baptised in Dadlington, Leicestershire, England
28 Wed 6 Dec 1809 Spencer Perceval became Prime Minister (Tory)
29 Thu 25 Oct 1810 Golden Jubilee of George III
30 Tue 5 Feb 1811 Act of Regency proclaimed George IV Head of State
31 1812 General Election in Great Britain
31 1812 Mill owner William Horsfall shot and killed by Luddites in Huddersfield. Seventeen men sentenced to hang at York
31 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
31 Tue 16 Jun 1812 Earl of Liverpool became Prime Minister (Tory)
31 Tue 28 Jul 1812 Rose's Act (52 Geo.III. Cap. 146.) passed requiring separate registers for Baptisms & Burials
32 Thu 4 Mar 1813 James Madison began second term as President of U.S.A.
34 Sun 18 Jun 1815 Final defeat of Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo by Wellington and Blcher
36 Tue 4 Mar 1817 James Monroe became 8th President of U.S.A.
37 1818 General Election in Great Britain
39 1820 General Election in Great Britain
39 1820 Accession of George IV when George III died at Windsor Castle
40 Sun 4 Mar 1821 James Monroe began second term as President of U.S.A.
44 Fri 4 Mar 1825 John Quincy Adams became 10th President of U.S.A.
45 1826 The 286 mile A5 from London to Holyhead was completed by Thomas Telford. Journey time by horse-drawn coach: 27 hours
45 1826 Thomas Telford's Britannia Bridge opened
46 Mon 30 Apr 1827 George Canning became Prime Minister (Tory)
46 Sat 8 Sep 1827 Viscount Goderich became Prime Minister (Tory)
47 1828 General Election in Great Britain
47 Sat 26 Jan 1828 Duke of Wellington became Prime Minister (Tory)
47 Fri 10 Oct 1828 Her son, John HAMMONDS married Catherine SWAIN in St Mary PC, Hinckley, Leicestershire, England
48 Wed 4 Mar 1829 Andrew Jackson became 11th President of U.S.A.
48 Sat 25 Jul 1829 Her granddaughter, Elizabeth HAMMONDS was born in Hinckley, Leicestershire, England
49 Sat 26 Jun 1830 Accession of William IV on death of George IV
49 Jul 1830 General Election in Great Britain
49 Mon 15 Nov 1830 Wellington's government defeated
49 Wed 24 Nov 1830 Earl Grey became Prime Minister (Whig)
50 Abt 1831 Her granddaughter, Ann HAMMONDS was born in Hinckley, Leicestershire, England
50 May 1831 General Election in Great Britain
50 Sat 8 Oct 1831 Russell's Reform Bill defeated
50 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
51 Jun 1832 House of Lords reluctantly passed the Great Reform Bill abolishing 'Rotten Boroughs'
51 Dec 1832 General Election. Franchise: Borough householders-property worth £10 a year
52 Abt 1833 Her grandson, William HAMMONDS was born in Hinckley, Leicestershire, England
52 Mon 4 Mar 1833 Andrew Jackson began second term as President of U.S.A.
53 1834 Boards of Guardians set up to administer the Poor Law
53 Sun 13 Jul 1834 Viscount Melbourne became Prime Minister (Whig)
53 Fri 26 Dec 1834 Sir Robert Peel became Prime Minister (Tory)
54 Abt 1835 Her grandson, John HAMMONDS was born in Leicestershire, England
54 1835 General Election in Great Britain
54 Thu 1 Jan 1835 Strike in Cornish Tin Mines
55 1836 Tithe Commutation Act allowed tithes to be commuted to a rent-charge
56 1837 General Election in Great Britain
56 Sat 4 Mar 1837 Martin van Buren became 13th President of U.S.A.
56 Tue 20 Jun 1837 Accession of Victoria on death of William IV
56 Sat 1 Jul 1837 Compulsory Civil Registration of Marriages and Deaths began in England & Wales
56 Sat 1 Jul 1837 Voluntary Civil Registration of Births began in England & Wales
60 Abt 1841 Her granddaughter, Emma HAMMONDS was born in Hinckley, Leicestershire, England
60 1841 General Election in Great Britain
60 Thu 4 Mar 1841 William Henry Harrison became 14th President of U.S.A.
60 Sun 4 Apr 1841 John Tyler became 15th President of U.S.A.
60 Sun 6 Jun 1841 Census in United Kingdom (Public Record HO 107) 1st to list names
60 Mon 6 Sep 1841 Sir Robert Peel became Prime Minister (Tory)
64 1845 Work started on 2.4 km Holyhead breakwater, designed by James Meadows Rendel and completed in 1873
64 Tue 4 Mar 1845 James K. Polk became 16th President of U.S.A.
65 Mon 6 Jul 1846 Lord John Russell became Prime Minister (Whig)
66 1847 General Election in Great Britain
66 1847 The oldest lifeboat station in Wales was built at Holyhead
67 Fri 31 Mar 1848 First Train to Holyhead from Llanfair P.G.
68 Sun 4 Mar 1849 Zachary Taylor became 17th President of U.S.A.
69 Tue 5 Mar 1850 Stephenson's Britannia Bridge for trains was opened after 4 years building
69 Tue 9 Jul 1850 Millard Fillimore became 18th President of U.S.A.
70 Sun 30 Mar 1851 Census in United Kingdom (Public Record HO 107) 1st to list relationships
70 Thu 1 May 1851 The Great Exhibition housed in the Crystal Palace in Hyde Park London was opened by Queen Victoria
71 Sat 28 Feb 1852 Earl of Derby became Prime Minister (Tory)
71 Jul 1852 General Election in Great Britain
71 Tue 14 Sep 1852 Duke of Wellington died at Walmer Castle, Kent
71 Tue 28 Dec 1852 Earl of Aberdeen became Prime Minister (Peelite)
72 Fri 4 Mar 1853 Franklin Pierce became 19th President of U.S.A.
74 1855 W.O. Stanley built Holyhead's Market Hall
74 Mon 1 Jan 1855 Civil Registration of Births/Marriages/Deaths began in Scotland
78 Sat 10 Feb 1855 Viscount Palmerston became Prime Minister (Liberal)
Wed 14 Feb 1855 She was buried in Dadlington, Leicestershire, England

 

DERIVED INFORMATION

MARRIED ONCE
1781 She was born to unknown parents
1802 She came of age at 21
25 Jan 1805 When she was 24 she married Joseph HAMMONDS, aged 28
17 May 1807 When she was 26 her first child (of 4), John HAMMONDS was born
25 Jul 1829 When she was 48 her first grandchild (of 5), Elizabeth HAMMONDS was born
6 Jun 1841 Predicted census return: Isabella HAMMONDS, Married, 60
30 Mar 1851 Predicted census return: Isabella HAMMONDS, Married, 70
14 Feb 1855 She died at the age of 74, survived by 3 of her 4 children and her husband
 
SELECTED KIN ALIVE AT Wed 14 Feb 1855
Joseph HAMMONDS husband 78
John HAMMONDS son 47
Ann HAMMONDS daughter 45
William HAMMONDS son ?
Elizabeth HAMMONDS granddaughter 25 Hinckley, Leicestershire, England
Ann HAMMONDS granddaughter 24 Hinckley, Leicestershire, England
William HAMMONDS grandson 22 Hinckley, Leicestershire, England
John HAMMONDS grandson 20 Leicestershire, England
Emma HAMMONDS granddaughter 14 Hinckley, Leicestershire, England

THE FOLLOWING ARE INCLUDED IF THEY WERE BORN BEFORE END OF BIOGRAPH:
4 Children
1 Spouse
5 Grandchildren