- 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.<br />French surrender Montreal to the British.<br />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.<br />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.<br />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.<br />War of 1812 between England and the United States.
|History|| 1814 (Age 62)|
Note: Treaty of Ghent ends Anglo-U.S. War.<br />England and allies invade France.<br />Napoleon exiled to Elba.
|History|| 1815 (Age 63)|
Note: Napoleon escapes Elba, begins the Hundred Days.<br />Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon exiled to St. Helena in the South Atlantic.<br />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.<br />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.<br />Factory Act.
|History|| 1834 (Age 82)|
Note: New Poor Law.<br />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.<br />Penny post started.<br />S.F.B. Morse invents the telegraph.<br />Grammar Schools Act.
|History|| 1842 (Age 90)|
Note: Chartist Riots.<br />Copyright Act.<br />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.<br />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.<br />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.<br />Franco-Prussian War.
|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