- Elizabeth Oxenbridge
- Given names
|Birth|| before 31 March 1751 39 41|
Etchingham, Sussex, England
|Baptism|| 31 March 1751|
Etchingham, Sussex, England
|History|| 1754 (Age 2)|
Note: Anglo-French war begins in North America.
|History|| 1756 (Age 4)|
Note: Seven Years War.
|History|| 1757 (Age 5)|
Note: Clive captures India from the French.
|History|| 1758 (Age 6)|
Note: First threshing machine invented.
|History|| 1759 (Age 7)|
Note: British Museum opens.
|History|| 1760 (Age 8)|
Note: George II dies, his grandson crowned George III.
French surrender Montreal to the British.
Wedgwood opens pottery works.
|History|| 1763 (Age 11)|
Note: Treaty of Paris ends the Seven Years' War. France cedes Canada and the Mississippi Valley to Britain.
|History|| 1764 (Age 12)|
Note: Hargreaves invents the spinning jenny.
|History|| 1769 (Age 17)|
Note: Arkwright invents a spinning machine.
|History|| 1771 (Age 19)|
Note: Arkwright's first spinning mill.
|History|| 1773 (Age 21)|
Note: Boston Tea Party.
|History|| 1775 (Age 23)|
Note: American Revolution begins.
Watt's first efficient steam engine.
|History|| 1776 (Age 24)|
Note: American colonies declare their independence.
|History|| 1779 (Age 27)|
Note: First steam powered mills. Crompton invents spinning mule.
|History|| 1781 (Age 29)|
Note: Cornwallis surrenders to Washington at Yorktown, Va.
|History|| 1783 (Age 31)|
Note: Peace treaty signed in Paris between Great Britain and the United States.
|History|| 1785 (Age 33)|
Note: Cartwright builds power loom.
|History|| 1786 (Age 34)|
Note: Coal gas first used for lighting.
|History|| 1789 (Age 37)|
Note: Bastille falls, French Revolution begins.
|History|| 1793 (Age 41)|
Note: Louis XVI executed in France. England and France at war.
|History|| 1798 (Age 46)|
Note: Battle of the Nile.
|History|| 1799 (Age 47)|
Note: Napoleon named First Consul of France.
|History|| 1801 (Age 49)|
Note: Union of Great Britain and Ireland.
|History|| 1804 (Age 52)|
Note: Napoleon declared Emperor.
|History|| 1805 (Age 53)|
Note: Battle of Trafalgar.
|History|| 1809 (Age 57)|
Note: Napoleon captures Vienna.
|History|| 1811 (Age 59)|
Note: Prince of Wales named Regent to act for George III, now insane.
Luddite riots in the North and the Midlands. Laborers attack factories and break up the machines which they fear will replace them.
|History|| 1812 (Age 60)|
Note: Napoleon invades Russia.
War of 1812 between England and the United States.
|History|| 1814 (Age 62)|
Note: Treaty of Ghent ends Anglo-U.S. War.
England and allies invade France.
Napoleon exiled to Elba.
|History|| 1815 (Age 63)|
Note: Napoleon escapes Elba, begins the Hundred Days.
Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon exiled to St. Helena in the South Atlantic.
Corn Laws passed.
|History|| 1819 (Age 67)|
Note: Peterloo Massacre of Corn Law protestors.
|History|| 1820 (Age 68)|
Note: George IV succeeds George III on his death
|History|| 1821 (Age 69)|
Note: Napoleon dies.
|History|| 1829 (Age 77)|
Note: Peel establishes the Metropolitan Police.
|History|| 1830 (Age 78)|
Note: George IV dies, his brother William IV succeeds.
Manchester - Liverpool Railway (first in England).
|History|| 1832 (Age 80)|
Note: First Reform Bill: adds 10 pound/year householders to the voting rolls and reapportions Parliamentary representation much more fairly, doing away with most rotten and pocket boroughs. Adds 217,000 voters to an electorate of 435,000.
|History|| 1833 (Age 81)|
Note: Slavery abolished throughout the British Empire.
|History|| 1834 (Age 82)|
Note: New Poor Law.
Houses of Parliament burn down.
|History|| 1837 (Age 85)|
Note: William IV dies, succeeded by his niece, Victoria.
|History|| 1838 (Age 86)|
Note: Regular Atlantic steamship service begins.
|History|| 1839 (Age 87)|
Note: Anti-Corn-Law League founded.
|History|| 1840 (Age 88)|
Note: Queen Victoria marries her cousin Albert, who becomes Prince Consort.
Penny post started.
S.F.B. Morse invents the telegraph.
Grammar Schools Act.
|History|| 1842 (Age 90)|
Note: Chartist Riots.
Potato Failure in Europe, starvation in Ireland. Corn Laws (which had kept up the price of grain) repealed.
|History|| 1849 (Age 97)|
Note: Gold discovered in California and Australia.
|History|| 1850 (Age 98)|
Note: Telegraph cable laid under English Channel.
|History|| 1851 (Age 99)|
Note: Great Exhibition (Crystal Palace).
|History|| 1853 (Age 101)|
Note: Crimean War.
|History|| 1855 (Age 103)|
Note: Livingston discovers Victoria Falls.
|History|| 1857 (Age 105)|
Note: The Mutiny (India).
|History|| 1858 (Age 106)|
Note: First Atlantic cable laid.
|History|| 1861 (Age 109)|
Note: Albert dies, Victoria retires into mourning.
American Civil War.
|History|| 1862 (Age 110)|
Note: Bismarck becomes Prussian premier.
|History|| 1864 (Age 112)|
Note: Geneva Convention establishes Red Cross.
|History|| 1867 (Age 115)|
Note: Telegraph cable laid under the Atlantic.
Second Reform Bill: enfranchises many workingmen, adds 938,000 to an electorate of 1,057,000 in England and Wales. (Disraeli's legislation)
|History|| 1869 (Age 117)|
Note: Suez Canal opened.
|History|| 1869 (Age 117)|
Note: Union Pacific Railway completed in U.S.
|History|| 1870 (Age 118)|
Note: Forster's Elementary Education Act establishes School Boards.
|Family with parents - View family|
Birth before 14 October 1711 37 32 Ticehurst, Sussex, England
Birth before 26 March 1710 Hellingly, Sussex, England
Marriage: 19 December 1744 — Ticehurst, Sussex, England
4 years#1 elder brother
Birth before 15 May 1749 37 39 Etchingham, Sussex, England
Death between April 1838 and June 1838 (Age 88) Ticehurst, Sussex, England
-5 years#2 elder sister
Birth before 3 February 1744 32 33 Etchingham, Sussex, England
3 years#3 elder sister
Birth before 12 October 1746 34 36 Etchingham, Sussex, England
5 years#4 herself
Birth before 31 March 1751 39 41 Etchingham, Sussex, England