Copyright The Gregg Family History Project (U.K.)

Timeline

1600 1700 1800 1900 2000

EST 1635 : Birth date of [P595] James GREG

EST 1635 : Birth date of [P617] Spouse to James Greg[P595] SPOUSE

EST 1635 : Birth date of [P617] Spouse to James Greg[P595] SPOUSE

17 Feb 1638 : Scots sign first National Covenant

1639 : Production of first commercial steam engine

28 Aug 1640 : Battle of Newburn Ford - Scottish Covenanters defeat the English

30 Dec 1641 : First clash between Roundheads and Cavaliers

1642 : Start of the English Civil Wars

23 Oct 1642 : Battle of Edge Hill

19 Jan 1643 : Battle of Bradock Down

16 May 1643 : Battle of Stratton

5 Jul 1643 : Battle of Lansdown Hill

13 Jul 1643 : Battle of Roundway Down

21 Mar 1644 : Battle of Newark

29 Jun 1644 : Battle of Cropredy Bridge

2 Jul 1644 : Battle of Marston Moor

2 Sep 1644 : Battle of Lostwithiel

28 Oct 1644 : Battle of Newbury

9 May 1645 : Battle of Auldearn

14 Jun 1645 : Battle of Naseby

2 Jul 1645 : Battle of Alford

13 Sep 1645 : Battle of Philiphaugh

17 Aug 1648 : Battle of Preston

30 Jan 1649 : Charles I beheaded

30 Jan 1649 : End of reign of Charles I

31 Jan 1649 : Start of reign of Charles II

ABT 1650 : Birth date of [P2522] Spouse to David Kirkwood [2521] SPOUSE

ABT 1650 : Birth date of [P2656] Jane SMYRLE

ABT 1650 : Birth date of [P2521] David KIRKWOOD

ABT 1650 : Birth date of [P2521] David KIRKWOOD

3 Sep 1650 : Battle of Dunbar

3 Sep 1651 : Battle of Worcester

3 Sep 1651 : Charles II flees to France

1652 : Start of the First Anglo-Dutch War

26 May 1652 : Surrender of Dunnottar Castle - End of the English Civil Wars

6 Dec 1653 : Cromwell declared Lord Protector

1654 : Start of war between England and Spain

25 Mar 1655 : Christiaan Huygens discovers Saturn's moon Titan

1656 : Invention of pendulum clock by Christiaan Huygens

ABT 1658 : Birth date of [P2523] Thomas RODGERSON

ABT 1660 : Birth date of [P2524] Spouse of Thomas Rogerson[2523] SPOUSE

EST 1660 : Birth date of [P782] Spouse to James Greg[P15] UNIDENTIFIED

EST 1660 : Birth date of [P15] James GREG

29 May 1660 : Charles II restored to the throne

1665 : Start of Second Anglo-Dutch War

Nov 1665 : Plague kills 20% of London's population

23 Aug 1666 : Great Fire of London

1669 : Formation of the Hudson's Bay Company

EST 1670 : Birth date of [P790] John MEIKLE

EST 1670 : Birth date of [P483] John LOGAN

14 Feb 1671 : Birth date of [P668] Agnes RICHMONT

19 Feb 1671 : Christening date of [P668] Agnes RICHMONT

1672 : Start of Third Anglo-Dutch War

12 Mar 1672 : Birth date of [P2653] Margaret KIRKWOOD

24 Mar 1672 : Christening date of [P2653] Margaret KIRKWOOD

ABT 1674 : Birth date of [P2643] David STIRRAT

ABT 1674 : Birth date of [P607] John GUTHRIE

EST 1675 : Birth date of [P616] Jane CAULDWALL

EST 1675 : Birth date of [P482] John HENDERSON

ABT 1678 : Birth date of [P2644] Agnes CONN

Feb 1678 : Birth date of [P667] Janet NAPER

18 Feb 1678 : Birth date of [P2555] MARGARET HUTCHESON

1679 : Birth date of [P2549] John DUNDAS

3 May 1679 : Archbishop Sharp murdered by Covenanters near St Andrews

EST 1680 : Birth date of [P432] James GREG

1680 : Birth date of [P2556] William MARSHAL

23 May 1680 : Birth date of [P594] Elizabeth KIRKWOOD

EST 1681 : Marriage date of [F14] - [P15] James GREG = [P782] Spouse to James Greg[P15] UNIDENTIFIED

8 Nov 1681 : Birth date of [P2553] HUGH GIBSON

2 Jul 1682 : Birth date of [P2065] Thomas GREG

19 Oct 1683 : Birth date of [P2554] JENNET WILSON

1684 : Birth date of [P2550] EUPHAM DUNDAS

6 Feb 1685 : End of reign of Charles II

7 Feb 1685 : Start of reign of James VII

6 Jul 1685 : Battle of Sedgemoor - Monmouth Rebellion

1687 : Sir Isaac Newton publishes law of gravitation

1688 : Start of the Nine Years War

9 Nov 1688 : William of Orange invades England at Torbay

11 Dec 1688 : James VII flees the country after William of Orange's invasion

28 Jan 1689 : End of reign of James VII

14 Feb 1689 : Start of reign of William III and Mary II

18 Mar 1689 : Birth date of [P596] Elizabeth RODGERSON

27 Jul 1689 : Battle of Killiecrankie - Jacobite uprising in Scotland

1 Jul 1690 : Battle of The Boyne in Ireland

13 Feb 1692 : MacDonalds massacred in Glencoe

22 Jun 1694 : Marriage date of [F151] - [P482] John HENDERSON = [P667] Janet NAPER

ABT 1695 : Marriage date of [F203] - [P607] John GUTHRIE = [P616] Jane CAULDWALL

1695 : Birth date of [P601] John MEIKLE

5 May 1695 : Birth date of [P441] John HENDERSON

5 May 1695 : Christening date of [P441] John HENDERSON

1697 : End of the Nine Years War

EST 1697 : Marriage date of [F152] - [P483] John LOGAN = [P668] Agnes RICHMONT

6 Dec 1698 : Birth date of [P2540] John LOGAN

18 Dec 1698 : Christening date of [P2540] John LOGAN

ABT 1700 : Birth date of [P1116] Jean GREG

EST 1700 : Birth date of [P433] Jane GUTHRIE

21 Mar 1700 : Scottish colony on Darien fails

Jun 1700 : Birth date of [P2610] Rosi HENDERSON

23 Jun 1700 : Christening date of [P2610] Rosi HENDERSON

2 May 1701 : Birth date of [P2541] David LOGAN

11 May 1701 : Christening date of [P2541] David LOGAN

23 Feb 1702 : Birth date of [P2609] Elizabeth HENDERSON

8 Mar 1702 : End of reign of William III and Mary II

8 Mar 1702 : Christening date of [P2609] Elizabeth HENDERSON

9 Mar 1702 : Start of reign of Anne

1703 : Birth date of [P2651] James STIRRAT

24 Dec 1703 : Marriage date of [F658] - [P2549] John DUNDAS = [P2550] EUPHAM DUNDAS

16 Feb 1704 : Marriage date of [F660] - [P2553] HUGH GIBSON = [P2554] JENNET WILSON

15 Apr 1704 : Marriage date of [F680] - [P2643] David STIRRAT = [P2644] Agnes CONN

10 Jun 1704 : Birth date of [P2611] Hugh HENDERSON

1705 : Birth date of [P2551] HENRY GIBSON

1705 : Edmund Halley discovers Halley's comet

14 Jul 1705 : Birth date of [P2520] William LOGAN

29 Jul 1705 : Christening date of [P2520] William LOGAN

ABT 1706 : Birth date of [P2629] Hugh GIBSON

1707 : Act of Union

1 Feb 1707 : Birth date of [P2552] MARGARET MARSHAL

10 Jun 1707 : Marriage date of [F194] - [P432] James GREG = [P594] Elizabeth KIRKWOOD

27 Oct 1707 : Birth date of [P442] Margaret LOGAN

9 Nov 1707 : Christening date of [P442] Margaret LOGAN

14 Apr 1708 : Birth date of [P598] Mary GREG

25 Apr 1708 : Christening date of [P598] Mary GREG

1709 : Invention of piano (hammerklavier)

ABT 1710 : Birth date of [P2669] John PATON

Mar 1710 : Christening date of [P603] James GREG

Mar 1710 : Birth date of [P603] James GREG

24 Jul 1712 : Birth date of [P604] David GREG

1 Aug 1714 : End of reign of Anne

2 Aug 1714 : Start of reign of George I

12 Oct 1714 : Birth date of [P435] William GREG

21 Oct 1714 : Christening date of [P435] William GREG

9 Nov 1715 : Second Battle of Preston - Start of Jacobite rising (the '15)

13 Nov 1715 : Battle of Sheriffmuir

4 Feb 1716 : James "The Old Pretender" flees to France ending the uprising

16 Aug 1716 : Birth date of [P923] Janet GREG

26 Aug 1716 : Christening date of [P923] Janet GREG

BEF 1718 : Death date of [P603] James GREG

1718 : Flintlock machine gun invented by James Puckle

15 Jan 1718 : Birth date of [P2628] William GIBSON

19 Jan 1718 : Christening date of [P2628] William GIBSON

28 Aug 1718 : Christening date of [P437] JAMES GREG

28 Aug 1718 : Birth date of [P437] JAMES GREG

10 Jun 1719 : Battle of Glen Shiel - Jacobites and Spanish defeated by the English

ABT 1720 : Death date of [P594] Elizabeth KIRKWOOD

Aug 1720 : Collapse of the "South Sea Bubble"

ABT 1721 : Birth date of [P2548] ANNA ROLLO

23 Mar 1721 : Robert Walpole appointed first Prime Minister

6 Mar 1722 : Marriage date of [F195] - [P432] James GREG = [P433] Jane GUTHRIE

11 Nov 1722 : Birth date of [P2547] James DUNDAS

ABT 1723 : Birth date of [P2631] Andrew GIBSON

25 Feb 1723 : Birth date of [P606] Jane GREGG

26 Feb 1723 : Christening date of [P606] Jane GREGG

1724 : First use of Portland cement

27 Feb 1724 : Birth date of [P2622] Henry GIBSON

27 Nov 1724 : Birth date of [P608] Margaret GREGG

6 Dec 1724 : Christening date of [P608] Margaret GREGG

1725 : Invention of mine pump steam engine by Thomas Newcomen

1725 : Rob Roy MacGregor sent to Newgate prison

ABT 1725 : Birth date of [P2627] Robert GIBSOUN

14 Jun 1725 : Troops fire on tax rioters in Glasgow

13 Oct 1726 : Birth date of [P1809] Jean STIRRAT

17 Oct 1726 : Jonathan Swift publishes "Gulliver's Travels"

3 Dec 1726 : Birth date of [P609] Elizabeth GREG

14 Dec 1726 : Christening date of [P609] Elizabeth GREG

22 Jun 1727 : End of reign of George I

23 Jun 1727 : Start of reign of George II

BEF 1728 : Death date of [P483] John LOGAN

21 Nov 1728 : Birth date of [P610] Isabell GREG

24 Nov 1728 : Christening date of [P610] Isabell GREG

8 Dec 1728 : Birth date of [P2645] James STIRRAT

6 Feb 1729 : Marriage date of [F150] - [P441] John HENDERSON = [P442] Margaret LOGAN

12 Feb 1729 : Marriage date of [F681] - [P2643] David STIRRAT = [P1116] Jean GREG

13 Oct 1729 : Birth date of [P2641] Jean STIRRET

1730 : Marriage date of [F659] - [P2551] HENRY GIBSON = [P2552] MARGARET MARSHAL

EST 1730 : Birth date of [P443] John HENDERSON

24 Feb 1730 : Birth date of [P611] Anna GREG

26 Feb 1730 : Christening date of [P611] Anna GREG

12 Jun 1730 : Birth date of [P2558] AGNES HUNTER

12 Jan 1731 : Birth date of [P438] JANET HENDERSON

19 Apr 1731 : Marriage date of [F200] - [P601] John MEIKLE = [P598] Mary GREG

2 Dec 1731 : Birth date of [P605] James MEIKLE

12 Dec 1731 : Christening date of [P605] James MEIKLE

23 Apr 1732 : Birth date of [P2526] Ivie GREG

27 Jun 1732 : Birth date of [P2647] Robert STIRRAT

2 Jul 1732 : Christening date of [P2647] Robert STIRRAT

27 Aug 1732 : Birth date of [P2649] David PATON

BEF 1733 : Death date of [P433] Jane GUTHRIE

1733 : Flying shuttle loom invented by John Kay

Feb 1733 : Birth date of [P2564] Marion CALDWALL

22 Feb 1733 : Christening date of [P2564] Marion CALDWALL

2 Apr 1733 : Birth date of [P2151] John MEIKLE

12 Apr 1733 : Christening date of [P2151] John MEIKLE

27 Apr 1733 : Marriage date of [F197] - [P432] James GREG = [P596] Elizabeth RODGERSON

14 Oct 1733 : Birth date of [P2648] John STIRRAT

17 Jul 1734 : Birth date of [P2557] JAMES DENHOLM

2 Feb 1735 : Birth date of [P602] Elizabeth MEIKLE

13 Feb 1735 : Christening date of [P602] Elizabeth MEIKLE

Jun 1735 : Birth date of [P2563] John SHAW

20 Jun 1735 : Death date of [P2643] David STIRRAT

29 Jun 1735 : Christening date of [P2563] John SHAW

Apr 1736 : Birth date of [P2075] Janet STIRRAT

4 Apr 1736 : Christening date of [P2075] Janet STIRRAT

27 Aug 1736 : Capt. Porteous lynched at the Tollbooth in Edinburgh

1737 : General Wade completes military road building in the Highlands

12 Jan 1737 : Birth date of [P2623] Robert GIBSON

20 Jan 1737 : Birth date of [P2152] Jonet MEIKLE

26 Jan 1737 : Christening date of [P2152] Jonet MEIKLE

29 Jul 1737 : Death date of [P432] James GREG

6 Oct 1738 : Birth date of [P1980] William MEIKLE

15 Oct 1738 : Christening date of [P1980] William MEIKLE

23 Dec 1738 : Death date of [P790] John MEIKLE

30 Mar 1739 : Dick Turpin hanged for murder

14 Oct 1739 : Birth date of [P2624] Elspa GIBSON

1740 : 13% of Ireland's population die in famine

23 Mar 1740 : Death date of [P598] Mary GREG

23 Mar 1740 : Birth date of [P2527] Robert MEIKLE

24 Apr 1740 : Marriage date of [F205] - [P601] John MEIKLE = [P596] Elizabeth RODGERSON

13 Dec 1741 : Marriage date of [F657] - [P2547] James DUNDAS = [P2548] ANNA ROLLO

11 Nov 1742 : Birth date of [P2529] John DUNDAS

27 Jan 1744 : Marriage date of [F683] - [P2649] David PATON = [P2641] Jean STIRRET

17 May 1744 : Birth date of [P2657] Janet PATON

ABT 1745 : Death date of [P2554] JENNET WILSON

1745 : Death date of [P2551] HENRY GIBSON

EST 1745 : Birth date of [P455] Elizabeth REID

1745 : Death date of [P2552] MARGARET MARSHAL

1745 : Jacquard draw-loom invented

EST 1745 : Birth date of [P454] William CURRIE

1745 : Death date of [P2556] William MARSHAL

11 Aug 1745 : Birth date of [P459] James GIBSON

19 Aug 1745 : Stuart standard raised at Glenfinnan - Start of Jacobite rebellion (the '45)

21 Sep 1745 : Battle of Prestonpans - "Hey Johnnie Cope"

18 Dec 1745 : Battle of Clifton Moor

17 Jan 1746 : Battle of Falkirk - Bonnie Prince Charlie defeats Hanovarian army

16 Apr 1746 : Battle of Culloden - last true battle on British soil - ends the rebellion

27 May 1746 : Birth date of [P2545] Andrew MUDIE

1 Jun 1746 : Christening date of [P2545] Andrew MUDIE

15 Oct 1746 : Birth date of [P2546] MARGARET ADDISON

6 Apr 1747 : Parliament prohibits wearing of tartan

1748 : Bow Street Runners formed

17 Jan 1748 : Birth date of [P2658] William PATON

21 Oct 1749 : Marriage date of [F662] - [P2557] JAMES DENHOLM = [P2558] AGNES HUNTER

Aug 1750 : Birth date of [P856] JOHN PATON

26 Aug 1750 : Christening date of [P856] JOHN PATON

22 Aug 1752 : UK adopts Gregorian calendar - next day is 14 September

ABT 1753 : Birth date of [P2530] Katherine SMITH

ABT 1753 : Marriage date of [F142] - [P437] JAMES GREG = [P438] JANET HENDERSON

1754 : Death date of [P2629] Hugh GIBSON

Jan 1754 : Birth date of [P857] AGNES SHAW

1754 : Royal and Ancient golf club founded

27 Jan 1754 : Christening date of [P857] AGNES SHAW

Mar 1754 : Birth date of [P452] William BAIRD

19 Mar 1754 : Christening date of [P452] William BAIRD

28 Jun 1754 : Marriage date of [F663] - [P2563] John SHAW = [P2564] Marion CALDWALL

4 Aug 1754 : Birth date of [P444] James GREG (1)

18 Aug 1754 : Christening date of [P444] James GREG (1)

Dec 1754 : Birth date of [P460] Margaret DENHOLM

6 Dec 1754 : Christening date of [P460] Margaret DENHOLM

1755 : Death date of [P2553] HUGH GIBSON

15 Apr 1755 : Dr Johnson publishes dictionary

BEF 1756 : Death date of [P444] James GREG (1)

1756 : Burial date of [P668] Agnes RICHMONT

1756 : Death date of [P668] Agnes RICHMONT

1756 : Start of Seven Years War

18 Feb 1756 : Birth date of [P445] Margaret GREG

19 Feb 1756 : Christening date of [P445] Margaret GREG

25 Mar 1756 : Birth date of [P2659] Jean PATON

27 Mar 1756 : Death date of [P2641] Jean STIRRET

20 Jun 1756 : 123 Britons die in the Black Hole of Calcutta

8 Aug 1756 : Birth date of [P2612] James GREG (2)

18 Aug 1756 : Christening date of [P2612] James GREG (2)

Oct 1756 : Birth date of [P2559] David SHAW

18 Oct 1756 : Christening date of [P2559] David SHAW

1757 : Clive defeats Bengalis - start of Empire in India

EST 1757 : Birth date of [P1376] Hugh MACKENZIE

29 Jun 1757 : William Pitt becomes Prime Minister

13 Apr 1758 : Birth date of [P446] Marion GREG

14 Apr 1758 : Christening date of [P446] Marion GREG

11 Oct 1759 : Birth date of [P447] Lillias Margaret GREG

12 Oct 1759 : Christening date of [P447] Lillias Margaret GREG

1760 : Turnpikes improve travelling by road

Jul 1760 : Birth date of [P2561] Grizzald SHAW

16 Jul 1760 : Christening date of [P2561] Grizzald SHAW

25 Oct 1760 : End of reign of George II

26 Oct 1760 : Start of reign of George III

4 Dec 1760 : Death date of [P2623] Robert GIBSON

BEF 1761 : Death date of [P2612] James GREG (2)

1761 : Link between tobacco and cancer established

21 May 1761 : Birth date of [P1377] Jean STODHART

31 May 1761 : Christening date of [P1377] Jean STODHART

8 Sep 1761 : Birth date of [P380] Jean GREGG

9 Sep 1761 : Christening date of [P380] Jean GREGG

Jun 1762 : Birth date of [P2562] Charles SHAW

21 Jun 1762 : Christening date of [P2562] Charles SHAW

1763 : End of Seven Years War

10 Sep 1763 : Birth date of [P449] Alexander GREG

21 Sep 1763 : Christening date of [P449] Alexander GREG

1764 : Invention of the spinning jenny by James Hargreaves

6 May 1764 : Birth date of [P2603] Jean CURRIE

16 May 1764 : Christening date of [P2603] Jean CURRIE

EST 1765 : Marriage date of [F145] - [P454] William CURRIE = [P455] Elizabeth REID

Apr 1765 : Birth date of [P2583] Agnes SHAW

27 Apr 1765 : Christening date of [P2583] Agnes SHAW

5 May 1765 : Birth date of [P1895] Donald FLETCHER

5 May 1765 : Christening date of [P1895] Donald FLETCHER

1766 : Birth date of [P440] AGNES CURRIE

28 Apr 1766 : Birth date of [P439] WILLIAM GREGG

29 Apr 1766 : Christening date of [P439] WILLIAM GREGG

27 Nov 1766 : Birth date of [P1896] Margaret THOMSON

1767 : Construction of Edinburgh's New Town begins

27 Dec 1767 : Birth date of [P381] James GREGG

1 Jan 1768 : Christening date of [P381] James GREGG

1769 : Birth date of [P1951] William FLEMING

14 Apr 1769 : Birth date of [P2533] Robert DUNDAS

5 Feb 1770 : Birth date of [P2565] Allan SHAW

6 May 1770 : Capt. Cook discovers Botany Bay

27 Jun 1771 : Christening date of [P2584] Baby Unnamed PATON

27 Jun 1771 : Death date of [P2584] Baby Unnamed PATON

27 Jun 1771 : Birth date of [P2584] Baby Unnamed PATON

14 Oct 1771 : Birth date of [P2566] Jean WILSON

15 Oct 1771 : Birth date of [P451] Ivy GREG

28 Oct 1771 : Christening date of [P451] Ivy GREG

ABT 1772 : Birth date of [P519] JAMES WILSON

Mar 1772 : Birth date of [P2560] Margaret SHAW

18 Mar 1772 : Christening date of [P2560] Margaret SHAW

20 May 1772 : Birth date of [P2534] David DUNDAS

4 Feb 1773 : Marriage date of [F147] - [P459] James GIBSON = [P460] Margaret DENHOLM

20 Dec 1773 : Birth date of [P1401] ALEXANDER DUNDAS

Jan 1774 : Birth date of [P476] Margaret GIBSON

1774 : Isolation of oxygen by Joseph Priestley

10 Jan 1774 : Christening date of [P476] Margaret GIBSON

17 Apr 1774 : Christening date of [P456] Margaret CURRIE

17 Apr 1774 : Birth date of [P456] Margaret CURRIE

28 Jun 1774 : Marriage date of [F263] - [P856] JOHN PATON = [P857] AGNES SHAW

ABT 1775 : Birth date of [P520] JANET SHENNAN

1775 : Birth date of [P477] Agnes GIBSON

19 Apr 1775 : Battle of Lexington - Start of American War of Independence

Jun 1775 : Birth date of [P2571] Robert PATON

26 Jun 1775 : Christening date of [P2571] Robert PATON

10 Jul 1775 : Christening date of [P477] Agnes GIBSON

22 Jul 1775 : Marriage date of [F144] - [P452] William BAIRD = [P445] Margaret GREG

16 May 1776 : Birth date of [P453] James BAIRD

19 May 1776 : Christening date of [P453] James BAIRD

15 Jul 1776 : Marriage date of [F656] - [P2545] Andrew MUDIE = [P2546] MARGARET ADDISON

11 Aug 1776 : Birth date of [P1952] Grizel BELL

25 Aug 1776 : Christening date of [P1952] Grizel BELL

26 May 1777 : Christening date of [P478] Henry GIBSON

26 May 1777 : Birth date of [P478] Henry GIBSON

24 Apr 1778 : John Paul Jones captures the Drake at Carrickfergus

Sep 1778 : Birth date of [P2570] Agnes PATON

13 Sep 1778 : Christening date of [P2570] Agnes PATON

Dec 1778 : Birth date of [P479] James GIBSON

13 Dec 1778 : Christening date of [P479] James GIBSON

18 Dec 1778 : Birth date of [P1549] ALLISON MUDIE

1779 : Invention of spinning mule by Samuel Crompton

EST 1779 : Birth date of [P499] Jean ELLIS

EST 1779 : Birth date of [P498] John SEATON

EST 1780 : Birth date of [P858] William WELSH

2 Jul 1780 : "Gordon" riots in London

BEF 1781 : Death date of [P2570] Agnes PATON

1 Jan 1781 : World's first iron bridge completed over the River Severn

1781 : Birth date of [P2582] Ann PATON

9 Sep 1781 : Birth date of [P2667] Agnes PATON

1782 : Birth date of [P2626] Elspeth GIBSON

1782 : Invention of modern steam engine by James Watt

1782 : Birth date of [P2568] Janet GIBSON

EST 1782 : Birth date of [P859] Ann STRAWTHORN

1783 : First flight of hot-air balloon by Montgolfier brothers

1783 : First steam powered ship built by Jouffroy d'Abbans

17 May 1783 : Death date of [P2557] JAMES DENHOLM

3 Sep 1783 : Treaty of Paris ends American War of Independence

1784 : Birth date of [P480] Alexander GIBSON

14 Feb 1784 : Death date of [P2649] David PATON

2 Aug 1784 : First mail coach runs from Bristol to London

17 Oct 1784 : Christening date of [P480] Alexander GIBSON

1785 : First power-driven loom invented by Edmund Cartwright

1786 : Robert Burns publishes "Poems, chiefly in the Scottish dialect"

Mar 1786 : Birth date of [P496] John PATON

12 Mar 1786 : Christening date of [P496] John PATON

1787 : Transportation of criminals to Botany Bay begins

1787 : Death date of [P2558] AGNES HUNTER

Jan 1787 : Birth date of [P481] John GIBSON

14 Jan 1787 : Christening date of [P481] John GIBSON

26 Sep 1788 : Marriage date of [F143] - [P439] WILLIAM GREGG = [P440] AGNES CURRIE

EST 1789 : Marriage date of [F427] - [P1376] Hugh MACKENZIE = [P1377] Jean STODHART

28 Apr 1789 : Mutiny aboard HMS Bounty

17 Jul 1789 : Birth date of [P463] James GREGG

19 Jul 1789 : Christening date of [P463] James GREGG

BEF 1790 : Death date of [P481] John GIBSON

Feb 1790 : Birth date of [P448] Mary MACKENZIE

21 Feb 1790 : Christening date of [P448] Mary MACKENZIE

Jul 1790 : Birth date of [P2029] John GIBSON

26 Jul 1790 : Christening date of [P2029] John GIBSON

1791 : The Ordnance Survey of Great Britain is founded

1791 : Birth date of [P458] JEAN DENHOLM GIBSON

Jul 1791 : Birth date of [P464] Elizabeth GREGG

10 Jul 1791 : Christening date of [P464] Elizabeth GREGG

Nov 1791 : Birth date of [P465] John PETTICREW

21 Nov 1791 : Christening date of [P465] John PETTICREW

15 Dec 1791 : Death date of [P459] James GIBSON

11 Aug 1792 : Marriage date of [F664] - [P2565] Allan SHAW = [P2566] Jean WILSON

1793 : Invention of cotton gin by Eli Whitney

1793 : Birth date of [P1378] John MACKENZIE

20 Jan 1793 : Christening date of [P1378] John MACKENZIE

1 Feb 1793 : France declares war on Britain and the Netherlands

18 Dec 1793 : Birth date of [P474] William GREIG

1794 : Death date of [P2638] Archibald FLETCHER

ABT Jan 1794 : Christening date of [P474] William GREIG

14 May 1794 : Marriage date of [F546] - [P1951] William FLEMING = [P1952] Grizel BELL

1795 : Birth date of [P1379] William MACKENZIE

1795 : Poor Law devised

ABT 1795 : Marriage date of [F167] - [P519] JAMES WILSON = [P520] JANET SHENNAN

1795 : Birth date of [P2638] Archibald FLETCHER

16 Jun 1795 : Marriage date of [F536] - [P1895] Donald FLETCHER = [P1896] Margaret THOMSON

1796 : Discovery of Smallpox vaccine by Edward Jenner

1796 : Death date of [P2568] Janet GIBSON

1796 : Death date of [P2639] Mary FLETCHER

1796 : Birth date of [P2639] Mary FLETCHER

6 Oct 1796 : Death date of [P380] Jean GREGG

15 Dec 1796 : Birth date of [P2567] Jean SHAW

21 Feb 1797 : French landing in Wales repulsed at Fishguard

28 Feb 1797 : Birth date of [P1898] John FLETCHER

9 Mar 1797 : Christening date of [P1898] John FLETCHER

15 Apr 1797 : First naval mutiny at Spithead

30 Jun 1797 : Second naval mutiny at the Nore

9 Oct 1797 : Death date of [P667] Janet NAPER

1798 : Birth date of [P1380] James MACKENZIE

1798 : Irish Rebellion

1798 : Typhus epidemic kills thousands

14 Jan 1798 : Birth date of [P457] JOHN GREGG

14 Jan 1798 : Christening date of [P457] JOHN GREGG

5 May 1798 : Birth date of [P1899] Barbra FLETCHER

13 May 1798 : Christening date of [P1899] Barbra FLETCHER

24 Jun 1798 : Christening date of [P1380] James MACKENZIE

ABT 1799 : Marriage date of [F160] - [P498] John SEATON = [P499] Jean ELLIS

9 Jan 1799 : Parliament passes the first income tax

BEF 1800 : Death date of [P474] William GREIG

Mar 1800 : Birth date of [P475] William GREGG

9 Mar 1800 : Christening date of [P475] William GREGG

ABT 1801 : Birth date of [P497] Catherine SEATON

1801 : Electric arc lamp invented by Sir Humphrey Davy

5 Apr 1801 : Birth date of [P1949] David FLEMING

22 Apr 1801 : Christening date of [P1949] David FLEMING

26 Jun 1801 : Birth date of [P1381] Hugh MACKENZIE

6 Jul 1801 : Christening date of [P1381] Hugh MACKENZIE

1803 : Birth date of [P1950] Jemima BELL

EST 1803 : Birth date of [P516] THOMAS MCHUTCHEON

ABT 1803 : Birth date of [P2585] Margaret SEATON

EST 1803 : Birth date of [P517] ALICE SMITH

13 Jul 1803 : Birth date of [P461] Agnes GREGG

16 Jul 1803 : Christening date of [P461] Agnes GREGG

20 Nov 1803 : Death date of [P2548] ANNA ROLLO

8 Dec 1803 : Marriage date of [F116] - [P1401] ALEXANDER DUNDAS = [P1549] ALLISON MUDIE

3 Mar 1804 : Birth date of [P1882] ARCHIBALD FLETCHER

5 Apr 1804 : Birth date of [P1382] Thomas MACKENZIE

15 Apr 1804 : Christening date of [P1382] Thomas MACKENZIE

10 Aug 1804 : Birth date of [P2024] Margaret DUNDAS

16 Aug 1804 : Christening date of [P2024] Margaret DUNDAS

EST 1805 : Marriage date of [F268] - [P858] William WELSH = [P859] Ann STRAWTHORN

ABT 1805 : Birth date of [P521] MICHAEL DOYLE

ABT 1805 : Birth date of [P1813] SAMUEL PERRY

21 Oct 1805 : Nelson dies victorious at the Battle of Trafalgar

1806 : Birth date of [P2579] William FLETCHER

20 Aug 1806 : Birth date of [P1886] Barbara DUNDAS

15 Sep 1806 : Christening date of [P1886] Barbara DUNDAS

ABT 1807 : Birth date of [P518] RACHAEL WILSON

1 Mar 1807 : Birth date of [P462] Robert WELSH

17 Jun 1807 : Christening date of [P462] Robert WELSH

15 May 1808 : Birth date of [P1883] MARION BAXTER

18 May 1808 : Christening date of [P1883] MARION BAXTER

5 Jun 1808 : Birth date of [P1811] ALEXANDER DUNDAS

24 Jun 1808 : Christening date of [P1811] ALEXANDER DUNDAS

17 Jul 1808 : Birth date of [P1383] Robert MACKENZIE

24 Jul 1808 : Christening date of [P1383] Robert MACKENZIE

21 Aug 1808 : Sir Arthur Wellesley leads campaign in the Peninsular War

28 Jul 1809 : French driven from Portugal

26 Apr 1810 : Birth date of [P2022] Thomas DUNDAS

19 May 1810 : Christening date of [P2022] Thomas DUNDAS

1811 : Luddites attack textile machinery

ABT 1811 : Birth date of [P1897] Janet FLETCHER

Feb 1811 : Prince of Wales becomes Prince Regent due to King's insanity

Feb 1811 : Prince of Wales becomes Prince Regent due to King's insanity

21 Mar 1811 : Birth date of [P1814] Elizabeth POULTNEY

21 Apr 1811 : Christening date of [P1814] Elizabeth POULTNEY

14 Jun 1811 : Marriage date of [F423] - [P463] James GREGG = [P448] Mary MACKENZIE

1812 : French retreat from Moscow

6 Feb 1812 : Birth date of [P2023] James DUNDAS

8 Mar 1812 : Christening date of [P2023] James DUNDAS

12 Aug 1812 : Wellington takes Madrid

19 Jan 1814 : Death date of [P438] JANET HENDERSON

13 Jul 1814 : Marriage date of [F149] - [P465] John PETTICREW = [P464] Elizabeth GREGG

1815 : Humphry Davy invents mining safety lamp

1815 : Death date of [P2530] Katherine SMITH

7 May 1815 : Birth date of [P466] William PETTICREW

14 May 1815 : Christening date of [P466] William PETTICREW

18 Jun 1815 : Napoleon defeated at Waterloo

1816 : Invention of stethoscope by Rene Laennec in Paris

1816 : Invention of bicycle by K D von Sauerbronn

4 May 1816 : Death date of [P2547] James DUNDAS

4 May 1816 : Death date of [P2529] John DUNDAS

10 Dec 1816 : Birth date of [P363] William WIGHTMAN

Jan 1817 : Birth date of [P2324] Alison DUNDAS

1817 : Potato famine kills thousands in Ireland

16 Jan 1817 : Christening date of [P2324] Alison DUNDAS

9 Feb 1817 : Birth date of [P1812] JANET DUNCAN

29 Jul 1817 : Death date of [P437] JAMES GREG

1818 : Mary Shelley publishes "Frankenstein"

25 May 1818 : Birth date of [P467] Agnes PETTICREW

7 Jun 1818 : Christening date of [P467] Agnes PETTICREW

27 Nov 1818 : Marriage date of [F146] - [P457] JOHN GREGG = [P458] JEAN DENHOLM GIBSON

27 Dec 1818 : Birth date of [P2323] Alison DUNDAS

BEF 1819 : Death date of [P2324] Alison DUNDAS

1819 : MacAdam revolutionises road building

23 Jan 1819 : Christening date of [P2323] Alison DUNDAS

18 Aug 1819 : Birth date of [P485] James GREGG

22 Aug 1819 : Christening date of [P485] James GREGG

ABT 1820 : Birth date of [P1824] James FLEMING

ABT 1820 : Birth date of [P362] Jane Drinnan PITT

ABT 1820 : Birth date of [P1825] Janet BELL

12 Jan 1820 : Death date of [P1899] Barbra FLETCHER

29 Jan 1820 : End of reign of George III

30 Jan 1820 : Start of reign of George IV

21 Apr 1820 : Marriage date of [F665] - [P2029] John GIBSON = [P2567] Jean SHAW

3 Jul 1820 : Birth date of [P468] Mary PETTICREW

11 Jul 1820 : Christening date of [P468] Mary PETTICREW

28 Oct 1821 : Birth date of [P486] Janet GREGG

4 Nov 1821 : Christening date of [P486] Janet GREGG

1822 : Invention of electric motor by Michael Faraday

3 Nov 1822 : Birth date of [P469] John PETTICREW

10 Nov 1822 : Christening date of [P469] John PETTICREW

ABT 1823 : Birth date of [P1611] John GREGG

EST 1824 : Marriage date of [F165] - [P516] THOMAS MCHUTCHEON = [P517] ALICE SMITH

20 Jun 1824 : Birth date of [P487] Agnes GREGG

25 Jun 1824 : Christening date of [P487] Agnes GREGG

22 Aug 1824 : Marriage date of [F545] - [P1949] David FLEMING = [P1950] Jemima BELL

29 Oct 1824 : Marriage date of [F159] - [P496] John PATON = [P497] Catherine SEATON

1825 : Birth date of [P873] James MCHUTCHEON

1825 : Birth date of [P869] James DOYLE

8 Feb 1825 : Birth date of [P500] Robert PATON

22 Feb 1825 : Christening date of [P500] Robert PATON

25 Jul 1825 : Birth date of [P470] James PETTICREW

2 Aug 1825 : Christening date of [P470] James PETTICREW

27 Sep 1825 : First passenger train service from Stockton to Darlington

1826 : Invention of the friction match by English chemist John Walker

30 Jan 1826 : Telford's Menai suspension bridge completed

10 Dec 1826 : Birth date of [P501] Jean PATON

21 Dec 1826 : Christening date of [P501] Jean PATON

1827 : Georg S Ohm postulates Ohm's Law of electric current

ABT 1827 : Marriage date of [F513] - [P1813] SAMUEL PERRY = [P1814] Elizabeth POULTNEY

17 Feb 1827 : Marriage date of [F535] - [P1882] ARCHIBALD FLETCHER = [P1883] MARION BAXTER

27 Feb 1827 : Marriage date of [F166] - [P521] MICHAEL DOYLE = [P518] RACHAEL WILSON

6 Mar 1827 : Birth date of [P489] WILLIAM GREGG

26 Apr 1827 : Christening date of [P489] WILLIAM GREGG

21 Aug 1827 : Birth date of [P2027] Donald FLETCHER

1 Sep 1827 : Christening date of [P2027] Donald FLETCHER

1 Sep 1827 : Death date of [P2027] Donald FLETCHER

ABT 1828 : Birth date of [P488] Robert JAMIESON

1828 : Birth date of [P1410] Elizabeth PERRY

22 Jan 1828 : The Duke of Wellington becomes Prime Minister

6 Mar 1828 : Birth date of [P491] David PATERSON

11 Aug 1828 : Birth date of [P471] Alexander PETTICREW

18 Aug 1828 : Christening date of [P471] Alexander PETTICREW

16 Oct 1828 : Birth date of [P871] John DOYLE

21 Nov 1828 : Birth date of [P495] AGNES PATON

14 Dec 1828 : Christening date of [P495] AGNES PATON

1829 : George Stephenson builds first steam locomotive

ABT 1829 : Birth date of [P1989] Samuel DOYLE

28 Jan 1829 : Graverobber William Burke hanged for murder in Edinburgh

19 Jun 1829 : Birth date of [P2575] Gavin Baxter FLETCHER

7 Jul 1829 : Christening date of [P2575] Gavin Baxter FLETCHER

24 Sep 1829 : Birth date of [P1823] Janet THOMSON

26 Sep 1829 : First proper police force established in London

26 Oct 1829 : Christening date of [P1823] Janet THOMSON

8 Dec 1829 : Birth date of [P472] Robert PETTICREW

ABT 1830 : Birth date of [P1064] CHARLES PERRY

14 Jan 1830 : Christening date of [P472] Robert PETTICREW

12 Apr 1830 : Birth date of [P490] Margaret GREGG

18 Apr 1830 : Christening date of [P490] Margaret GREGG

26 Jun 1830 : End of reign of George IV

27 Jun 1830 : Start of reign of William IV

15 Sep 1830 : Liverpool to Manchester railway opens

BEF 1831 : Death date of [P501] Jean PATON

ABT 1831 : Birth date of [P1990] Margaret ADGEY

31 Jan 1831 : Birth date of [P502] Jean PATON

14 Feb 1831 : Christening date of [P502] Jean PATON

27 Feb 1831 : Birth date of [P1822] David Bell FLEMING

21 May 1831 : Birth date of [P2025] John FLETCHER

7 Jun 1831 : Christening date of [P2025] John FLETCHER

Sep 1831 : Death date of [P460] Margaret DENHOLM

15 Sep 1831 : Burial date of [P460] Margaret DENHOLM

22 Dec 1831 : Birth date of [P1819] Charles WHITING

1832 : Michael Faraday invents electric dynamo

Jun 1832 : Cholera epidemic strikes Britain

7 Jun 1832 : Parliament passes Reform Act

9 Sep 1832 : Birth date of [P503] James PATON

21 Sep 1832 : Marriage date of [F148] - [P462] Robert WELSH = [P461] Agnes GREGG

23 Sep 1832 : Christening date of [P503] James PATON

BEF 1833 : Death date of [P471] Alexander PETTICREW

ABT 1833 : Birth date of [P855] Patrick DOYLE

1833 : Birth date of [P515] CATHERINE MCHUTCHEON

3 Jan 1833 : Birth date of [P1057] William WELSH

13 Jan 1833 : Christening date of [P1057] William WELSH

28 Jan 1833 : Birth date of [P473] Alexander PETTICREW

12 Feb 1833 : Christening date of [P473] Alexander PETTICREW

24 Jun 1833 : Birth date of [P1826] THOMAS FLETCHER

18 Jul 1833 : Christening date of [P1826] THOMAS FLETCHER

29 Jul 1833 : Slavery abolished throughout British Empire

BEF 1834 : Death date of [P503] James PATON

Mar 1834 : Tolpuddle Martyrs sentenced to transportation

8 Mar 1834 : Birth date of [P492] Jean Denholm GREGG

9 Mar 1834 : Christening date of [P492] Jean Denholm GREGG

9 Aug 1834 : Birth date of [P504] James PATON

31 Aug 1834 : Christening date of [P504] James PATON

13 Oct 1834 : Marriage date of [F512] - [P1811] ALEXANDER DUNDAS = [P1812] JANET DUNCAN

1835 : Development of efficient screw propeller by Francis Pettit Smith

1835 : Samuel Colt invents the revolver

1835 : Birth date of [P514] THOMAS DOYLE

16 May 1835 : Birth date of [P1596] Margaret KNOX

6 Jul 1835 : Birth date of [P1884] Amelia FLETCHER

28 Jul 1835 : Christening date of [P1884] Amelia FLETCHER

30 Jul 1835 : Death date of [P1951] William FLEMING

1836 : Birth date of [P494] George SELLARS

1836 : Birth date of [P854] Peter DOYLE

1836 : Charles Darwin returns from South America

13 Jan 1836 : Death date of [P486] Janet GREGG

6 May 1836 : Birth date of [P1058] Robert WELSH

23 May 1836 : Christening date of [P1058] Robert WELSH

1837 : Death date of [P2527] Robert MEIKLE

1837 : John Deere invents the steel plough

1837 : Invention of telegraph by American Samuel F B Morse

13 Apr 1837 : Death date of [P2575] Gavin Baxter FLETCHER

5 May 1837 : Birth date of [P1065] CHARLOTTE McKINZIE DUNDAS

20 Jun 1837 : End of reign of William IV

21 Jun 1837 : Start of reign of Queen Victoria

8 Aug 1837 : Death date of [P381] James GREGG

1838 : Death date of [P2533] Robert DUNDAS

Apr 1838 : First steam crossing of the Atlantic

27 Apr 1838 : Birth date of [P505] David PATON

13 May 1838 : Christening date of [P505] David PATON

Sep 1838 : Grace Darling rescues survivors of the "Forfarshire"

20 Oct 1838 : Birth date of [P2026] Gavin Baxter FLETCHER

4 Nov 1838 : Christening date of [P2026] Gavin Baxter FLETCHER

1839 : Rubber vulcanisation developed by Charles Goodyear

May 1839 : Birth date of [P1827] Margaret Elizabeth YOUNG

22 May 1839 : Christening date of [P1827] Margaret Elizabeth YOUNG

23 Jul 1839 : Battle of Ghazni - British capture Ghazni, Afganistan

1 Jan 1840 : Birth date of [P547] Agnes NORTON

1840 : Birth date of [P1924] Peter COONEY

ABT 1840 : Development of photography

Feb 1840 : Death date of [P485] James GREGG

26 Feb 1840 : Burial date of [P485] James GREGG

2 Mar 1840 : Christening date of [P1924] Peter COONEY

6 May 1840 : Penny Post introduced

2 Jun 1840 : Britain annexes New Zealand

Jul 1840 : Death date of [P457] JOHN GREGG

17 Jul 1840 : Burial date of [P457] JOHN GREGG

17 Jul 1840 : Birth date of [P506] Matthew PATON

4 Aug 1840 : Christening date of [P506] Matthew PATON

BEF 1841 : Death date of [P2561] Grizzald SHAW

ABT 1841 : Birth date of [P2587] Martha PERRY

1841 : Birth date of [P874] John MCHUTCHEON

19 May 1841 : Death date of [P439] WILLIAM GREGG

19 May 1841 : Burial date of [P439] WILLIAM GREGG

14 Jun 1841 : Marriage date of [F518] - [P1824] James FLEMING = [P1825] Janet BELL

6 Jul 1841 : First UK national census taken

11 Jul 1841 : Birth date of [P1331] Thomas DUNDAS

Sep 1841 : Robert Peel becomes Prime Minister

9 Dec 1841 : Birth date of [P2576] Donald FLETCHER

Mar 1842 : Dr Crawford Long uses ether as anesthetic during surgery

10 Feb 1843 : Birth date of [P346] Margaret WIGHTMAN

7 Nov 1843 : Marriage date of [F509] - [P363] William WIGHTMAN = [P362] Jane Drinnan PITT

31 Dec 1843 : Charles Dickens publishes "A Christmas Carol"

1844 : Death date of [P465] John PETTICREW

1844 : Invention of the safety match by Gustaf E Pasch

1 Feb 1844 : Birth date of [P1332] Richard DUNDAS

31 Mar 1844 : Birth date of [P868] Rachael DOYLE

31 Mar 1844 : Christening date of [P868] Rachael DOYLE

Jun 1844 : Mines Act prohibits use of women and boys in mines

1845 : Invention of pneumatic tyre by Scotsman Robert W Thompson

ABT 1845 : Death date of [P1895] Donald FLETCHER

ABT 1845 : Death date of [P1896] Margaret THOMSON

29 Sep 1845 : Birth date of [P862] Jane Drennan WIGHTMAN

Jul 1846 : Potato famine hits Ireland and Scotland

ABT 1847 : Birth date of [P2577] Margaret FLETCHER

Apr 1847 : Thousands emigrate from Ireland on "Coffin" ships

9 May 1847 : Birth date of [P1815] Alexander DUNDAS

ABT 1848 : Death date of [P1401] ALEXANDER DUNDAS

Mar 1848 : Birth date of [P860] Esther DOYLE

27 Mar 1848 : Christening date of [P860] Esther DOYLE

1849 : Birth date of [P2512] John MILLER

Nov 1849 : Cholera epidemic takes 2000 lives a week

1850 : Invention of refrigerator by Twining / Harrison

ABT 1850 : Death date of [P1897] Janet FLETCHER

ABT 1850 : Death date of [P1549] ALLISON MUDIE

22 Oct 1850 : Death date of [P2626] Elspeth GIBSON

BEF 1851 : Death date of [P502] Jean PATON

1851 : Birth date of [P1864] Janet DUNDAS

31 Mar 1851 : 1851 UK national census taken

1 May 1851 : Great Exhibition opened in Hyde Park

1852 : Marriage date of [F553] - [P1989] Samuel DOYLE = [P1990] Margaret ADGEY

3 Jun 1852 : Marriage date of [F154] - [P488] Robert JAMIESON = [P487] Agnes GREGG

1853 : Smallpox vaccination becomes compulsory

1853 : Birth date of [P2578] Janet FLETCHER

ABT 1853 : Transportation of criminals to Australia ends

21 Oct 1853 : Marriage date of [F155] - [P491] David PATERSON = [P490] Margaret GREGG

1854 : Birth date of [P826] Jane JAMIESON

26 Mar 1854 : Britain and France declare war on Russia starting the Crimean War

18 Aug 1854 : Birth date of [P827] Jane PATERSON

3 Sep 1854 : Christening date of [P827] Jane PATERSON

Oct 1854 : Birth date of [P2513] Ann CHATTEN

25 Oct 1854 : Battle of Balaclava - Charge of the Light Brigade - Thin Red Line

1 Dec 1854 : Marriage date of [F517] - [P1822] David Bell FLEMING = [P1823] Janet THOMSON

22 Dec 1854 : Marriage date of [F158] - [P489] WILLIAM GREGG = [P495] AGNES PATON

1855 : Burial date of [P440] AGNES CURRIE

20 Feb 1855 : Birth date of [P1816] John DUNDAS

20 Mar 1855 : Birth date of [P507] John GREGG

BEF Oct 1855 : Death date of [P463] James GREGG

2 Oct 1855 : Death date of [P440] AGNES CURRIE

4 Nov 1855 : Death date of [P2029] John GIBSON

11 Nov 1855 : Death date of [P479] James GIBSON

26 Dec 1855 : Marriage date of [F164] - [P514] THOMAS DOYLE = [P515] CATHERINE MCHUTCHEON

1856 : Death date of [P1949] David FLEMING

8 Feb 1856 : Birth date of [P508] Jane HOPKINS

30 Mar 1856 : Treaty of Paris ends Crimean War

24 May 1856 : Death date of [P478] Henry GIBSON

12 Jun 1856 : Marriage date of [F515] - [P1819] Charles WHITING = [P1596] Margaret KNOX

24 Jul 1856 : Birth date of [P1685] Agnes PATERSON

13 Oct 1856 : Birth date of [P837] James DOYLE

BEF 1857 : Birth date of [P1991] Eliza DOYLE

ABT 1857 : Birth date of [P2542] William WIGHTMAN

10 Jan 1857 : Death date of [P2577] Margaret FLETCHER

24 Jan 1857 : Death date of [P480] Alexander GIBSON

3 Mar 1857 : Birth date of [P512] MATTHEW PATON GREGG

10 May 1857 : Sepoy mutiny in India

1858 : First US oil well sunk by Col. Edwin Drake in Pennsylvania

18 Feb 1858 : Birth date of [P1686] David PATERSON

19 Mar 1858 : Death date of [P1686] David PATERSON

Apr 1858 : Marriage date of [F519] - [P1826] THOMAS FLETCHER = [P1827] Margaret Elizabeth YOUNG

14 Apr 1858 : Birth date of [P839] John(1) DOYLE

31 Oct 1858 : Birth date of [P1444] Marion FLETCHER

26 Mar 1859 : Birth date of [P1687] Margaret PATERSON

Jun 1859 : Pig War - Dispute over border between USA and Britain in San Juan Islands

8 Jun 1859 : Death date of [P1952] Grizel BELL

14 Jun 1859 : Birth date of [P1682] Agnes JAMIESON

28 Jul 1859 : Birth date of [P513] MARGARET DOYLE

22 Nov 1859 : Birth date of [P1821] Jane Ogilvie GEMMELL

24 Nov 1859 : Charles Darwin publishes "The Origin of Species"

7 Dec 1859 : Birth date of [P511] Catherine Seaton GREGG

7 May 1860 : Birth date of [P2510] George Henry DENNEY

10 Jul 1860 : Birth date of [P1820] James Thomson FLEMING

14 Sep 1860 : Birth date of [P1832] Amelia FLETCHER

30 Oct 1860 : Death date of [P2022] Thomas DUNDAS

1861 : Gatling gun invented by R J Gatling

16 Feb 1861 : Birth date of [P522] John(2) DOYLE[DALE]

8 Apr 1861 : 1861 UK national census taken

17 Apr 1861 : Death date of [P1057] William WELSH

24 Jul 1861 : Birth date of [P1683] Denham JAMIESON

28 Sep 1861 : Birth date of [P1729] Charles WHITING

6 Nov 1861 : Death date of [P1682] Agnes JAMIESON

1862 : Birth date of [P1992] Margaret Letitia DOYLE

30 Jan 1862 : Birth date of [P1831] Margaret Elizabeth FLETCHER

18 Aug 1862 : Birth date of [P838] Isabella(1) DOYLE

BEF 1863 : Death date of [P1813] SAMUEL PERRY

Jan 1863 : Death date of [P1814] Elizabeth POULTNEY

ABT 1863 : Birth date of [P2525] Isabella JAMIESON

10 Jan 1863 : London Underground opens

30 May 1863 : Death date of [P461] Agnes GREGG

15 Jul 1863 : Death date of [P1883] MARION BAXTER

16 Jul 1863 : Marriage date of [F317] - [P1064] CHARLES PERRY = [P1065] CHARLOTTE McKINZIE DUNDAS

18 Jul 1863 : Birth date of [P2539] Elizabth PATERSON

28 Aug 1863 : Christening date of [P2539] Elizabth PATERSON

31 Dec 1863 : Death date of [P497] Catherine SEATON

11 Jan 1864 : Birth date of [P493] Janet Norton GREGG

22 May 1864 : Birth date of [P840] Samuel John DOYLE

24 Jun 1864 : Marriage date of [F271] - [P854] Peter DOYLE = [P862] Jane Drennan WIGHTMAN

27 Jun 1864 : Birth date of [P1066] Samuel PERRY

7 Jul 1864 : Birth date of [P1684] Helen JAMIESON

12 Nov 1864 : Death date of [P2566] Jean WILSON

1865 : Birth date of [P1836] Archibald FLETCHER

31 Jan 1865 : Birth date of [P1866] Jane Drennan DOYLE

Apr 1865 : Birth date of [P2581] John FLETCHER

24 Jul 1865 : Birth date of [P841] Thomas(1) DOYLE

1 Dec 1865 : Christening date of [P1836] Archibald FLETCHER

ABT 1866 : Invention of the breech-loading rifle

5 Jan 1866 : Birth date of [P1032] William Campbell WILSON

3 Feb 1866 : Death date of [P458] JEAN DENHOLM GIBSON

24 Feb 1866 : Birth date of [P526] ALEXANDER DUNDAS PERRY

30 May 1866 : Birth date of [P863] Rachael Wilson DOYLE

Sep 1866 : Cholera sweeps London

7 Dec 1866 : Birth date of [P2511] Harriet Elizabeth BIRD

1867 : Invention of the typewriter by Sholes and Glidden

1867 : Alfred Nobel invents dynamite

1867 : Joseph Lister pioneers antiseptic techniques

1867 : Invention of reinforced concrete by Joseph Monier

10 Feb 1867 : Birth date of [P842] Rachael DOYLE

16 Apr 1867 : Birth date of [P527] JESSIE FLETCHER

26 May 1867 : Birth date of [P2487] James INGRAM WALKER

25 Jul 1867 : Death date of [P1950] Jemima BELL

29 Nov 1867 : Marriage date of [F157] - [P494] George SELLARS = [P492] Jean Denholm GREGG

Feb 1868 : Disraeli becomes Prime Minister

9 Apr 1868 : Birth date of [P1067] Charles PERRY

2 May 1868 : Birth date of [P864] James DOYLE

21 Sep 1868 : Birth date of [P843] Esther(Asey) DOYLE

BEF 1869 : Death date of [P1832] Amelia FLETCHER

BEF 1869 : Death date of [P1067] Charles PERRY

1869 : Dmitri Mendeleev constructs Periodic Table of elements

1869 : Invention of the bolt-action rifle by Paul Mauser

May 1869 : Birth date of [P2580] Amilia FLETCHER

16 Aug 1869 : Birth date of [P550] William DUNLOP

1 Sep 1869 : Birth date of [P1068] Charles PERRY

6 Nov 1869 : Death date of [P2525] Isabella JAMIESON

BEF 1870 : Death date of [P838] Isabella(1) DOYLE

1870 : Electric incandescent lamp invented by Thomas Edison

11 Jan 1870 : Birth date of [P865] Margaret DOYLE

14 Apr 1870 : Marriage date of [F648] - [P2512] John MILLER = [P2513] Ann CHATTEN

23 Apr 1870 : Birth date of [P844] Isabella(2) DOYLE

28 Dec 1870 : Death date of [P869] James DOYLE

Jan 1871 : Birth date of [P1833] Ann FLETCHER

AFT 1871 : Death date of [P1812] JANET DUNCAN

3 Mar 1871 : Birth date of [P1927] Samuel DOYLE (UNKNOWN FATHER)

3 Mar 1871 : Birth date of [P1928] James DOYLE (UNKNOWN FATHER)

10 Mar 1871 : Burial date of [P1927] Samuel DOYLE (UNKNOWN FATHER)

3 Apr 1871 : 1871 UK national census taken

27 May 1871 : Birth date of [P1069] Charlotte Ann Dundas PERRY

3 Oct 1871 : Birth date of [P845] Catherine DOYLE

19 Nov 1871 : Death date of [P518] RACHAEL WILSON

21 Nov 1871 : Burial date of [P518] RACHAEL WILSON

29 Nov 1871 : Death date of [P487] Agnes GREGG

Jan 1872 : Birth date of [P2500] Julia SELLARS

May 1872 : Gladstone becomes Prime Minister

Oct 1872 : Death date of [P2581] John FLETCHER

Dec 1872 : "Marie Celeste" discovered abandoned

BEF 1873 : Death date of [P841] Thomas(1) DOYLE

16 Apr 1873 : Birth date of [P510] Allan CARSWELL

8 May 1873 : Marriage date of [F544] - [P1924] Peter COONEY = [P860] Esther DOYLE

15 May 1873 : Birth date of [P846] Thomas(2) DOYLE

2 Jul 1873 : Birth date of [P549] Jean Denholm GREGG

1874 : Birth date of [P1834] Archibald FLETCHER

4 May 1874 : Birth date of [P866] Samuel DOYLE

9 Jul 1874 : Death date of [P2582] Ann PATON

24 Jul 1874 : Birth date of [P2660] Ann Elizabeth DOYLE

24 Jul 1874 : Birth date of [P1929] Ann Eliza COONEY

16 Aug 1874 : Death date of [P464] Elizabeth GREGG

1 Jan 1875 : Death date of [P462] Robert WELSH

31 Dec 1875 : Death date of [P496] John PATON

14 Jan 1876 : Death date of [P871] John DOYLE

15 Feb 1876 : Death date of [P521] MICHAEL DOYLE

17 Feb 1876 : Burial date of [P521] MICHAEL DOYLE

10 Mar 1876 : Invention of the telephone by Alexander Graham Bell

20 Mar 1876 : Birth date of [P1930] Esther COONEY

4 Jun 1876 : Birth date of [P911] Thomas PERRY

21 Sep 1876 : Birth date of [P1835] Ellen FLETCHER

1877 : Phonograph invented by Thomas Edison

17 Jul 1877 : Death date of [P1882] ARCHIBALD FLETCHER

27 Jan 1878 : Birth date of [P1931] Hugh COONEY

28 Jan 1878 : Death date of [P363] William WIGHTMAN

1 Mar 1878 : Marriage date of [F163] - [P512] MATTHEW PATON GREGG = [P513] MARGARET DOYLE

9 Mar 1878 : Birth date of [P867] William Wightman DOYLE

Sep 1878 : Second British invasion of Afghanistan

ABT 1879 : Death date of [P1611] John GREGG

22 Jan 1879 : Battle of Rorke's Drift - Zulu War

9 Feb 1879 : Death date of [P475] William GREGG

2 Apr 1879 : Death date of [P1884] Amelia FLETCHER

9 May 1879 : Birth date of [P557] Catherine Seaton(1) GREGG

18 Jun 1879 : Death date of [P488] Robert JAMIESON

28 Dec 1879 : Tay Bridge disaster

31 Dec 1879 : Marriage date of [F161] - [P507] John GREGG = [P508] Jane HOPKINS

31 Dec 1879 : Birth date of [P1932] James COONEY

1880 : Christening date of [P1041] Elizabeth Edgar NEILL

ABT 1880 : Death date of [P494] George SELLARS

1880 : Birth date of [P1817] Elizabeth PERRY

Feb 1880 : Birth date of [P523] Rosina Emily RICKETTS

9 Feb 1880 : Birth date of [P1041] Elizabeth Edgar NEILL

26 Jun 1880 : Birth date of [P558] William GREGG

AFT 1881 : Death date of [P505] David PATON

3 Apr 1881 : 1881 UK national census taken

1 May 1881 : Death date of [P492] Jean Denholm GREGG

1 Jan 1882 : Birth date of [P559] Agnes Paton GREGG

1882 : Isolation of tuberculosis bacteria by Robert Koch

14 Jan 1882 : Birth date of [P1933] Isaballa COONEY

26 Jan 1882 : Christening date of [P1933] Isaballa COONEY

5 Apr 1882 : Birth date of [P887] Sarah CLUFF

13 Jun 1882 : Birth date of [P509] Mary Thomson GREGG

5 Nov 1882 : Christening date of [P523] Rosina Emily RICKETTS

27 Nov 1882 : Death date of [P2025] John FLETCHER

ABT 1883 : Birth date of [P2528] Margaret GREGG

1883 : Cholera bacteria isolated by Robert Koch

Apr 1883 : Birth date of [P2573] Robina FLETCHER

17 Apr 1883 : Death date of [P1898] John FLETCHER

26 Aug 1883 : Krakatoa erupts causing global changes in weather

11 Oct 1883 : Birth date of [P560] Thomas Doyle GREIG

16 Nov 1883 : Birth date of [P1934] Peter COONEY

1884 : Capillary feed fountain pen invented by Lewis E Waterman in the US

1885 : Birth date of [P2640] Agnes Paton GREGG

1885 : First internal combustion carriage built by Karl F Benz

1885 : Vaccine against rabies discovered by Louis Pasteur

26 Jan 1885 : General Charles Gordon killed at Khartoum by the Mahdi's troops

12 Apr 1885 : Marriage date of [F642] - [P2487] James INGRAM WALKER = [P843] Esther(Asey) DOYLE

25 Sep 1885 : Birth date of [P561] John GREGG

18 Nov 1885 : Birth date of [P1935] Margaret COONEY

1886 : Birth date of [P2378] Robert LANG

Jan 1886 : Marriage date of [F170] - [P526] ALEXANDER DUNDAS PERRY = [P527] JESSIE FLETCHER

8 Jul 1886 : Birth date of [P2503] Wallace MILLER

17 Oct 1886 : Birth date of [P1368] Martha Jane MORRISON

27 Dec 1886 : Birth date of [P2497] David TROUSDALE

1887 : Sherlock Holmes created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

1887 : Death date of [P490] Margaret GREGG

20 Sep 1887 : Birth date of [P562] Margaret GREGG

13 Nov 1887 : Birth date of [P1936] Mary Jane COONEY

Jan 1888 : Death date of [P1811] ALEXANDER DUNDAS

1888 : Invention of hand-held camera by George Eastman

30 Jun 1888 : Birth date of [P903] Charles PERRY

19 Jul 1888 : Birth date of [P2499] Jane GREGG

21 Jul 1888 : Birth date of [P1609] Elizabeth Jane GODFREY

26 Jul 1888 : Christening date of [P903] Charles PERRY

Oct 1888 : Jack the Ripper terrorises London's East End

Oct 1888 : Marriage date of [F647] - [P2510] George Henry DENNEY = [P2511] Harriet Elizabeth BIRD

14 Oct 1888 : Death date of [P2640] Agnes Paton GREGG

1889 : Birth date of [P898] Susan Muir SPIERS

22 Mar 1889 : Birth date of [P2505] Priscilla Thirza DENNEY

9 Aug 1889 : Birth date of [P1937] Edward COONEY

21 Sep 1889 : Birth date of [P563] Jane GREGG

14 Nov 1889 : Completion of the Forth Bridge - first large steel structure

25 Dec 1889 : Birth date of [P2496] Katie Seaton GREGG

ABT 1890 : Birth date of [P2489] Isobella INGRAM

1890 : Discovery of diphtheria vaccine by Pierre Paul Emile Roux

1890 : Death date of [P2579] William FLETCHER

19 Feb 1890 : Birth date of [P900] Charlotte PERRY

Jul 1890 : Burial date of [P489] WILLIAM GREGG

13 Jul 1890 : Death date of [P489] WILLIAM GREGG

14 Sep 1890 : Death date of [P466] William PETTICREW

1891 : Death date of [P1332] Richard DUNDAS

1891 : Invention of the zip fastener by Whitcomb L Judson

AFT 1891 : Death date of [P1684] Helen JAMIESON

AFT 1891 : Death date of [P1596] Margaret KNOX

1 Apr 1891 : 1891 UK national census taken

14 May 1891 : Birth date of [P2488] James INGRAM

6 Jul 1891 : Birth date of [P1938] Rachael COONEY

16 Jul 1891 : Marriage date of [F516] - [P1820] James Thomson FLEMING = [P1821] Jane Ogilvie GEMMELL

19 Aug 1891 : Birth date of [P564] Matthew Paton GREGG

4 Dec 1891 : Death date of [P2585] Margaret SEATON

Jan 1892 : Birth date of [P1828] Thomas Fletcher (1) PERRY

12 Jan 1892 : Death date of [P557] Catherine Seaton(1) GREGG

10 Jun 1892 : Birth date of [P1747] David Bell FLEMING

1893 : Thomas Edison invents motion pictures

1893 : Death date of [P1064] CHARLES PERRY

ABT 1893 : Birth date of [P2668] Catherine INGRAM

Jan 1893 : Death date of [P1828] Thomas Fletcher (1) PERRY

28 Aug 1893 : Birth date of [P565] James GREGG

29 Oct 1893 : Death date of [P2578] Janet FLETCHER

1894 : Death date of [P1990] Margaret ADGEY

1894 : Birth date of [P904] Thomas Fletcher (2) PERRY

1894 : Tower Bridge opens in London

25 Jul 1894 : Birth date of [P1939] Sarah Elizabeth Josephine COONEY

21 Dec 1894 : Marriage date of [F179] - [P1729] Charles WHITING = [P845] Catherine DOYLE

1895 : Wireless telegraphy invented by Guglielmo Marconi

5 Jan 1895 : Death date of [P515] CATHERINE MCHUTCHEON

3 Feb 1895 : Death date of [P362] Jane Drinnan PITT

8 Nov 1895 : Discovery of x-rays by Wilhelm Röntgen

14 Nov 1895 : Birth date of [P566] Catherine Seaton(2) GREGG

1896 : Discovery of radioactivity by Henri Becquerel

1896 : Death date of [P1989] Samuel DOYLE

22 Dec 1896 : Death date of [P845] Catherine DOYLE

22 Dec 1896 : Birth date of [P1746] Catherine Doyle WHITING

BEF 1897 : Death date of [P566] Catherine Seaton(2) GREGG

EST 1897 : Birth date of [P828] Elizabeth Campbell WILSON

Jan 1897 : Death date of [P2580] Amilia FLETCHER

25 Feb 1897 : Death date of [P2567] Jean SHAW

12 May 1897 : Birth date of [P567] Catherine Seaton(3) GREGG

22 Jun 1897 : Victoria celebrates her Diamond Jubilee

9 Jul 1897 : Birth date of [P893] Bernard MCPHEELY

29 Oct 1897 : Marriage date of [F181] - [P550] William DUNLOP = [P549] Jean Denholm GREGG

Apr 1898 : Birth date of [P901] Marion Fletcher PERRY

13 Jul 1898 : Pierre and Marie Curie detect a new element, later called Polonium

26 Dec 1898 : Pierre and Marie Curie detect a new element, later called Radium

1899 : Invention of first magnetic recorder by Valdemar Poulsen

1899 : Introduction of aspirin by Felix Hoffman

19 Apr 1899 : Birth date of [P1610] Agnes Paton DUNLOP

12 Jul 1899 : Birth date of [P529] ROBERT PATON GREGG

11 Oct 1899 : Start of Boer War

ABT 1900 : Birth date of [P2481] Andrew PATERSON

ABT 1900 : Death date of [P1065] CHARLOTTE McKINZIE DUNDAS

1900 : Invention of rigid airship by Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin

28 Feb 1900 : Relief of Ladysmith

17 May 1900 : Relief of Mafeking

Aug 1900 : Boxer rebellion in Peking

1901 : First successful safety razor sold by K Gillette

1901 : Death date of [P1819] Charles WHITING

AFT 1901 : Death date of [P1822] David Bell FLEMING

22 Jan 1901 : End of reign of Queen Victoria

23 Jan 1901 : Start of reign of Edward VII

26 Mar 1901 : Birth date of [P899] Alexander Frederick PERRY

31 Mar 1901 : 1901 UK national census taken

29 Apr 1901 : Birth date of [P1613] James DUNLOP

19 Oct 1901 : Birth date of [P2492] Robert LOVE

ABT 1902 : Marriage date of [F168] - [P522] John(2) DOYLE[DALE] = [P523] Rosina Emily RICKETTS

27 Mar 1902 : Death date of [P1924] Peter COONEY

5 Apr 1902 : 20 killed as terracing collapses at Ibrox Park

14 Apr 1902 : Birth date of [P568] Isabella GREIG

31 May 1902 : End of Boer War

Oct 1902 : Death date of [P2513] Ann CHATTEN

13 Nov 1902 : Birth date of [P891] Matthew RICHMOND

16 Dec 1902 : Birth date of [P902] Archibald Fletcher PERRY

19 Dec 1902 : Marriage date of [F162] - [P510] Allan CARSWELL = [P509] Mary Thomson GREGG

1903 : Birth date of [P897] Jessie Agnew WHITELAW

1903 : Birth date of [P2586] William DUNLOP

11 Feb 1903 : Birth date of [P847] Evelyn DALE

18 Mar 1903 : Christening date of [P847] Evelyn DALE

5 Oct 1903 : Death date of [P495] AGNES PATON

ABT 1904 : Birth date of [P1984] Allan CARSWELL

1904 : Death date of [P1823] Janet THOMSON

Jan 1904 : Death date of [P1058] Robert WELSH

EST 1904 : Birth date of [P1033] Robert WILSON

11 Mar 1904 : Marriage date of [F312] - [P560] Thomas Doyle GREIG = [P1041] Elizabeth Edgar NEILL

12 Jul 1904 : Birth date of [P1050] Nellie McKenzie Reid SPROTT

24 Oct 1904 : Birth date of [P1599] Elizabeth(Lizzy) Ann SKELTON

18 Nov 1904 : Death date of [P514] THOMAS DOYLE

24 Nov 1904 : Invention of caterpillar track by Benjamin Holt

27 Dec 1904 : Death date of [P508] Jane HOPKINS

Jan 1905 : Burial date of [P508] Jane HOPKINS

Jan 1905 : Birth date of [P848] James DALE

2 May 1905 : Birth date of [P2482] Walter DUNLOP

4 Oct 1905 : Convicted Suffragettes choose to go to prison

10 Dec 1905 : Christening date of [P529] ROBERT PATON GREGG

EST 1906 : Birth date of [P1034] Matthew WILSON

1906 : Wassermann test for syphilis developed

6 Feb 1906 : Birth date of [P1046] Margaret Dale GREGG

10 Apr 1906 : Birth date of [P528] MARGARET PERRY

5 Oct 1906 : Marriage date of [F311] - [P1032] William Campbell WILSON = [P559] Agnes Paton GREGG

1907 : Albert Einstein postulates "E=mc²" theory

23 Feb 1907 : Birth date of [P1614] John Gregg DUNLOP

25 Apr 1907 : Birth date of [P849] Gladys DALE

13 May 1907 : Death date of [P563] Jane GREGG

EST 1908 : Birth date of [P1035] William WILSON

8 Mar 1908 : Birth date of [P1042] Matthew Paton GREIG

1909 : Birth date of [P2380] John Neil Paton GREIG

25 Mar 1909 : Death date of [P904] Thomas Fletcher (2) PERRY

Jul 1909 : Death date of [P1827] Margaret Elizabeth YOUNG

13 Aug 1909 : Birth date of [P2506] Cyril Edward DENNEY

Nov 1909 : Burial date of [P511] Catherine Seaton GREGG

25 Nov 1909 : Death date of [P511] Catherine Seaton GREGG

26 Nov 1909 : Death date of [P2380] John Neil Paton GREIG

22 Dec 1909 : Death date of [P512] MATTHEW PATON GREGG

BEF 1910 : Death date of [P1033] Robert WILSON

EST 1910 : Birth date of [P1036] Robert(2) WILSON

1910 : Domestic refrigerators begin to appear in the US

1910 : Invention of first synthetic plastic, Bakelite

1910 : Birth date of [P850] Elsie DALE

1910 : Death date of [P2586] William DUNLOP

1910 : Marriage date of [F646] - [P2503] Wallace MILLER = [P2505] Priscilla Thirza DENNEY

Apr 1910 : Birth date of [P1009] Harold George ALEN

6 May 1910 : End of reign of Edward VII

7 May 1910 : Start of reign of George V

31 Jul 1910 : Radio used to arrest Dr Crippen fleeing to Quebec

14 Aug 1910 : Marriage date of [F481] - [P903] Charles PERRY = [P1609] Elizabeth Jane GODFREY

29 Sep 1910 : Birth date of [P2652] Thomas Lucas PERRY

1911 : Ernest Rutherford puts forward nuclear model of the atom

1911 : Marie Curie becomes the first person to receive two Nobel Prizes

1911 : Birth date of [P1043] Thomas Doyle GREGG

3 Jan 1911 : Three policemen die in the Seige of Sidney Street

4 Mar 1911 : Death date of [P507] John GREGG

2 Apr 1911 : 1911 UK national census taken

2 May 1911 : Birth date of [P1010] Ileen Mary THOMPSON

24 Aug 1911 : Birth date of [P525] James Ralph PERRY

31 Aug 1911 : Troops clash with strikers in north of England

15 Dec 1911 : Marriage date of [F645] - [P2497] David TROUSDALE = [P2496] Katie Seaton GREGG

EST 1912 : Birth date of [P1037] Thomas WILSON

8 Jan 1912 : Birth date of [P2507] Wallace MILLER

15 Apr 1912 : SS Titanic sinks with loss of 1513 lives

26 Sep 1912 : Birth date of [P2535] Charles Albert PERRY

Oct 1912 : Birth date of [P2593] Ernest Albert MILLER

1913 : Birth date of [P2490] John Neil GREIG

10 Feb 1913 : Explorer Capt. Scott found dead in Antartica

4 Jun 1913 : Emily Davison, a Suffragette, dies under King's horse at Epsom

2 Oct 1913 : Birth date of [P524] Gertrude DALE

Apr 1914 : Birth date of [P2594] Lily M MILLER

19 May 1914 : Birth date of [P1900] Helen Robertson McBroom DUNLOP

28 Jun 1914 : Austrian Archduke Ferdinand assassinated in Sarajevo

17 Jul 1914 : Marriage date of [F633] - [P2378] Robert LANG = [P562] Margaret GREGG

28 Jul 1914 : Austria declares war on Serbia - Start of World War I

1 Aug 1914 : Germany declares war on Russia

Aug 1914 : Battle of Tannenberg

3 Aug 1914 : Germany declares war on France

4 Aug 1914 : Britain declares war on Germany

4 Aug 1914 : Germany invades Belgium

Sep 1914 : First Battle of the Marne

4 Oct 1914 : First bombs fall on London

19 Oct 1914 : Maj.Gen. Ernest Swinton suggests development of the military tank

EST 1915 : Birth date of [P1038] Margaret WILSON

Feb 1915 : Start of German submarine blockade of Britain

22 Apr 1915 : Germans first use of mustard gas at Ypres

26 Apr 1915 : British land in Turkey

7 May 1915 : SS "Lusitania" sunk by German submarine

22 May 1915 : 200 soldiers killed in train crash at Quintinshill

6 Sep 1915 : Poland and Lithuania overrun by Germany

Oct 1915 : Birth date of [P851] John DALE

14 Oct 1915 : Britain and France declare war on Bulgaria

Nov 1915 : Death date of [P1069] Charlotte Ann Dundas PERRY

20 Dec 1915 : British withdraw from Gallipoli

31 Dec 1915 : Marriage date of [F280] - [P564] Matthew Paton GREGG = [P898] Susan Muir SPIERS

ABT 1916 : Birth date of [P1031] Matthew Paton GREGG

1916 : Birth date of [P1044] George Neil GREGG

Jan 1916 : Death date of [P2594] Lily M MILLER

Feb 1916 : Battle of Verdun

14 Apr 1916 : Death date of [P2026] Gavin Baxter FLETCHER

24 Apr 1916 : Easter Rising - insurrection in Ireland

31 May 1916 : Battle of Jutland is largest naval battle of WWI

1 Jul 1916 : Start of Battle of the Somme

27 Aug 1916 : Romaina declares war on Austria-Hungary

15 Nov 1916 : End of Battle of the Somme

31 Dec 1916 : Death date of [P562] Margaret GREGG

Jan 1917 : Death date of [P1826] THOMAS FLETCHER

12 Jan 1917 : Marriage date of [F267] - [P561] John GREGG = [P828] Elizabeth Campbell WILSON

6 Apr 1917 : USA declares war on Germany

Jul 1917 : Birth date of [P852] Kathleen DALE

Jul 1917 : Birth date of [P1045] William GREGG

9 Jul 1917 : Death date of [P500] Robert PATON

Oct 1917 : Start of Battle of Caporetto

31 Oct 1917 : Birth date of [P829] Leah Mitchell GREIG

Dec 1917 : End of Battle of Caporetto

7 Dec 1917 : USA declares war on Austria-Hungary

15 Dec 1917 : Russian Bolsheviks now ally with Germany

ABT 1918 : Death date of [P1935] Margaret COONEY

9 Mar 1918 : Death date of [P862] Jane Drennan WIGHTMAN

21 Mar 1918 : Start of German offensive

Apr 1918 : Death date of [P852] Kathleen DALE

1 Apr 1918 : Royal Air Force created

9 May 1918 : Birth date of [P576] Cyril E. PAGE

18 May 1918 : Sinn Féin banned and leaders arrested

21 Jun 1918 : Birth date of [P1370] Robert SAVAGE

Jul 1918 : Second Battle of the Marne

28 Jul 1918 : Death date of [P2576] Donald FLETCHER

8 Aug 1918 : End of German offensive

4 Oct 1918 : Germany offers surrender

11 Nov 1918 : End of WWI - Hostilities cease on Western Front

28 Dec 1918 : Women allowed to vote for the first time

1919 : Death date of [P2490] John Neil GREIG

21 Jan 1919 : Start of the Irish War of Independence

Mar 1919 : Birth date of [P853] Francis DALE

Mar 1919 : Spanish flu kills 150,000 throughout Britian, 50m-100m worldwide

18 Mar 1919 : Death date of [P523] Rosina Emily RICKETTS

15 Aug 1919 : Marriage date of [F641] - [P2481] Andrew PATERSON = [P1610] Agnes Paton DUNLOP

Oct 1919 : Death date of [P853] Francis DALE

18 Dec 1919 : Birth date of [P2536] Alexander Dundas PERRY

22 Dec 1919 : Death date of [P1683] Denham JAMIESON

28 Dec 1919 : Lloyd George becomes Prime Minister

30 Dec 1919 : Birth date of [P2483] Jeanie Denham Gregg PATERSON

1920 : Birth date of [P1047] Elizabeth Neil GREGG

ABT 1920 : Birth date of [P2608] Margaret Clasper MASON

EST 1920 : Birth date of [P1039] Mary WILSON

Jan 1920 : Marriage date of [F424] - [P867] William Wightman DOYLE = [P1368] Martha Jane MORRISON

ABT 1920 : Birth date of [P834] Mary McCulloch Torrence WILSON

8 Mar 1920 : Birth date of [P830] Margaret Dale(Doyle) GREIG

26 Aug 1920 : Birth date of [P1369] Jane(Jeanie) Morrison Wightman DOYLE

18 Oct 1920 : State of emergency declared as miners strike

21 Nov 1920 : "Bloody Sunday" - 12 Irish killed by the Black and Tans

14 Feb 1921 : Birth date of [P2484] Andrew PATERSON

19 Jun 1921 : 1921 UK national census taken

11 Jul 1921 : Truce ends Irish War of Independence

21 Oct 1921 : Birth date of [P575] Violet Irene MILLER

6 Dec 1921 : Irish Free State created

1922 : Birth date of [P1048] Agnes (Nancy) Paton GREGG

1922 : Frederick Banting and Charles Best isolate human insulin

26 Feb 1922 : Death date of [P522] John(2) DOYLE[DALE]

2 Mar 1922 : Birth date of [P2355] Margaret (Peggy) Jane ARNOTT

Apr 1922 : Birth date of [P2491] Margaret Campbell MASON

5 Oct 1922 : Last casualty of the Irish war

29 Dec 1922 : Marriage date of [F278] - [P893] Bernard MCPHEELY = [P567] Catherine Seaton(3) GREGG

1923 : Marriage date of [F480] - [P899] Alexander Frederick PERRY = [P1599] Elizabeth(Lizzy) Ann SKELTON

1923 : Birth date of [P1049] Anne Neil GREGG

6 Jan 1923 : Death date of [P860] Esther DOYLE

1 Feb 1923 : Death date of [P854] Peter DOYLE

6 Apr 1923 : Birth date of [P2537] William Michison PERRY

Jul 1923 : Birth date of [P1601] Freda PERRY

14 Sep 1923 : Marriage date of [F430] - [P1747] David Bell FLEMING = [P1746] Catherine Doyle WHITING

15 Oct 1923 : Birth date of [P833] MATTHEW Paton GREIG

27 Jan 1924 : Death date of [P558] William GREGG

23 Apr 1924 : First royal transmission by wireless

10 Sep 1924 : Birth date of [P817] Gladys MARDLE

1925 : Birth date of [P1748] Ms MARGARET KNOX FLEMING

EST 1925 : Birth date of [P1040] Agnes WILSON

29 Apr 1925 : Birth date of [P1602] Eleanor(Nellie) PERRY

17 Sep 1925 : Birth date of [P816] Frederick William KEELING

1926 : Invention of the liquid-fuelled rocket by Robert Goddard

1926 : First demonstration of television by John Logie Baird

1926 : Birth date of [P895] James MCPHEELY

1926 : Death date of [P868] Rachael DOYLE

4 Apr 1926 : Birth date of [P2569] Gordon Godfrey PERRY

10 May 1926 : TUC calls first General Strike

1 Oct 1926 : Marriage date of [F644] - [P2492] Robert LOVE = [P1046] Margaret Dale GREGG

4 Oct 1926 : Birth date of [P831] Helen Wilson GREIG

1927 : Birth date of [P2493] Elizabeth Neil LOVE

12 Jun 1927 : Birth date of [P1607] Alexander Frederick PERRY

4 Oct 1927 : Birth date of [P533] Leslie Harold OLIVER

7 Jan 1928 : River Thames floods killing 14

8 Feb 1928 : Birth date of [P2494] Margaret Greig LOVE

22 May 1928 : Death date of [P506] Matthew PATON

Jul 1928 : Birth date of [P1600] Jessie PERRY

19 Jul 1928 : Birth date of [P894] Matthew Paton Gregg MCPHEELY

6 Jan 1929 : Birth date of [P832] Mary GREIG

7 Jan 1929 : Death date of [P832] Mary GREIG

10 Jan 1929 : Death date of [P828] Elizabeth Campbell WILSON

Feb 1929 : Death date of [P2494] Margaret Greig LOVE

5 Jun 1929 : Marriage date of [F171] - [P529] ROBERT PATON GREGG = [P528] MARGARET PERRY

21 Nov 1929 : Birth date of [P532] Margaret GREGG

23 Apr 1930 : Birth date of [P1603] John W PERRY

24 May 1930 : Amy Johnson flies solo to Australia

5 Oct 1930 : Airship R101 crashes in France killing 48

7 Jan 1931 : Death date of [P1041] Elizabeth Edgar NEILL

6 Feb 1931 : Birth date of [P2495] Robert LOVE

30 Mar 1931 : Birth date of [P534] Robert GREGG

26 Apr 1931 : 1931 UK national census taken

19 Oct 1931 : Marriage date of [F297] - [P1009] Harold George ALEN = [P1010] Ileen Mary THOMPSON

1932 : Birth date of [P896] John MCPHEELY

12 Feb 1932 : Whipping of children under 14 is banned

6 Mar 1932 : Birth date of [P2538] Osbourne Edward PERRY

21 Apr 1932 : Birth date of [P535] Daphne M ALEN

30 Sep 1932 : Unemployment reaches 25%

20 Jan 1933 : Marriage date of [F277] - [P891] Matthew RICHMOND = [P568] Isabella GREIG

22 Mar 1933 : Death date of [P863] Rachael Wilson DOYLE

Jun 1933 : Birth date of [P1608] Elizabeth PERRY

4 Jul 1933 : Death date of [P826] Jane JAMIESON

5 Sep 1933 : Birth date of [P1053] Matthew Paton GREGG

1934 : Invention of first practical radar by Watson-Watt

1934 : Birth date of [P892] Margaret Doyle RICHMOND

26 Jan 1934 : Death date of [P513] MARGARET DOYLE

29 Jan 1934 : Burial date of [P513] MARGARET DOYLE

23 Feb 1934 : Marriage date of [F273] - [P561] John GREGG = [P887] Sarah CLUFF

21 Sep 1934 : 262 killed in blast at Gresford colliery

26 Nov 1934 : Birth date of [P2498] Katie Seaton Gregg TROUSDALE

8 Dec 1934 : Birth date of [P2486] Agnes McMichael Dunlop PATERSON

ABT 1935 : Death date of [P1608] Elizabeth PERRY

1935 : Birth date of [P2618] Matthew GLOVER

18 Mar 1935 : Thousands protest in Wales at "means test"

2 May 1935 : Birth date of [P1604] George PERRY

1936 : Sir Frank Whittle invents the jet engine

1936 : Invention of helicopter by Henrich Focke

20 Jan 1936 : End of reign of George V

21 Jan 1936 : Start of reign of Edward VIII

11 Nov 1936 : Jarrow Crusade reaches London

10 Dec 1936 : Edward VIII abdicates

10 Dec 1936 : End of reign of Edward VIII

11 Dec 1936 : Start of reign of George VI

BEF 1937 : Death date of [P2489] Isobella INGRAM

26 Jan 1937 : Death date of [P509] Mary Thomson GREGG

28 May 1937 : Chamberlain becomes Prime Minister

21 Aug 1937 : Birth date of [P1503] David Reid GREIG

1938 : Discovery of nuclear fission by Hahn and Strassmann

1938 : Birth date of [P1605] Margaret Rose PERRY

11 Jul 1938 : Last British troops leave Eire

31 Dec 1938 : Marriage date of [F169] - [P525] James Ralph PERRY = [P524] Gertrude DALE

1939 : Birth date of [P530] Rose Margaret PERRY

EST 1939 : Birth date of [P1506] Norah GILMOUR

12 Jan 1939 : Birth date of [P1964] Grace Holland HIGHET

15 Feb 1939 : Death date of [P1032] William Campbell WILSON

25 Aug 1939 : IRA bomb Coventry killing 5

Sep 1939 : Children evacuated from London and major cities

1 Sep 1939 : Germany invades Poland

3 Sep 1939 : Britain and France declare war on Germany - Start of WWII

22 Sep 1939 : Marriage date of [F426] - [P1370] Robert SAVAGE = [P1369] Jane(Jeanie) Morrison Wightman DOYLE

29 Sep 1939 : UK National Register of civilians for the issue of ID cards

Oct 1939 : Death date of [P1068] Charles PERRY

29 Oct 1939 : Death date of [P1929] Ann Eliza COONEY

17 Dec 1939 : The German battleship "Graf Spee" scuttled off Montevideo

BEF 1940 : Death date of [P1444] Marion FLETCHER

1940 : Death date of [P1821] Jane Ogilvie GEMMELL

1940 : Death date of [P2487] James INGRAM WALKER

ABT 1940 : New element Plutonium (Z=94) is discovered

15 Jan 1940 : Death date of [P1820] James Thomson FLEMING

13 Apr 1940 : Death date of [P2496] Katie Seaton GREGG

10 May 1940 : Churchill takes over as Prime Minister of Great Britain

10 May 1940 : Germany invades Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg

12 May 1940 : Germany invades France

17 May 1940 : Birth date of [P536] Archibald Perry GREGG

26 May 1940 : Allied evacuation from Dunkirk begins

31 May 1940 : Christening date of [P536] Archibald Perry GREGG

10 Jun 1940 : Italy declares war on France and Britain

10 Jun 1940 : Italy invades France

14 Jun 1940 : Germans enter Paris unopposed

22 Jun 1940 : France surrenders to Germany

14 Nov 1940 : Coventry bombed by the Luftwaffe

1941 : Birth date of [P1371] William Wightman Doyle SAVAGE

Mar 1941 : Death date of [P1066] Samuel PERRY

Mar 1941 : Death date of [P527] JESSIE FLETCHER

17 Apr 1941 : Yugoslavia surrenders to Germany

27 Apr 1941 : British leave Greece

22 Jun 1941 : Germany attacks Russia

14 Aug 1941 : Britain and USA sign Atlantic Charter

3 Nov 1941 : Birth date of [P585] Terry Roderick George STOODLEY

24 Nov 1941 : Death date of [P2497] David TROUSDALE

7 Dec 1941 : Japan attack USA at Pearl Harbour

11 Dec 1941 : Britain and USA declare war on Japan

11 Dec 1941 : Germany and Italy declare war on USA

1942 : New element Promethium (Z=61) is discovered

1942 : Marriage date of [F630] - [P902] Archibald Fletcher PERRY = [P2355] Margaret (Peggy) Jane ARNOTT

15 Feb 1942 : British surrender Singapore to Japanese

18 Feb 1942 : Birth date of [P2357] Archie PERRY

9 Apr 1942 : USA surrenders Bataan peninsula to Japanese

6 May 1942 : USA surrenders Corregidor Island to Japanese

10 Jun 1942 : Lidice, Czechoslovakia razed by Germans

8 Nov 1942 : British and US troops land in North Africa

Jan 1943 : Marriage date of [F511] - [P1031] Matthew Paton GREGG = [P2608] Margaret Clasper MASON

1943 : Birth date of [P531] Betty Lynda PERRY

1943 : Death date of [P2511] Harriet Elizabeth BIRD

Jan 1943 : Marriage date of [F643] - [P1042] Matthew Paton GREIG = [P2491] Margaret Campbell MASON

14 Jan 1943 : Casablanca conference

1 Feb 1943 : Germans surrender at Stalingrad

23 Feb 1943 : Birth date of [P1051] James Paton GREIG

Mar 1943 : Death date of [P2510] George Henry DENNEY

12 May 1943 : War in Africa ends

25 Jul 1943 : Mussolini deposed

3 Sep 1943 : Allies land in Italy

8 Sep 1943 : Italy surrenders

10 Sep 1943 : Germans take Rome

22 Nov 1943 : Cairo conference

28 Nov 1943 : Teheran Conference

1944 : New element Americium (Z=95) is discovered

1944 : New element Curium (Z=96) is discovered

22 Jan 1944 : British and US troops land at Anzio

29 Jan 1944 : Birth date of [P539] ALEXANDER DOYLE GREGG

20 Feb 1944 : Christening date of [P539] ALEXANDER DOYLE GREGG

31 May 1944 : Birth date of [P540] QUEENIE DIANE PAGE

4 Jun 1944 : British and US troops enter Rome

6 Jun 1944 : D-Day landings in Normandy

25 Aug 1944 : Paris liberated

20 Sep 1944 : Birth date of [P2358] Jessie PERRY

13 Oct 1944 : Athens liberated

20 Oct 1944 : USA invades Philippines

16 Dec 1944 : Battle of the Bulge

25 Dec 1944 : Death date of [P2537] William Michison PERRY

Jan 1945 : Death date of [P851] John DALE

9 Feb 1945 : Birth date of [P2613] Margaret Jean GREGG

9 Feb 1945 : Birth date of [P1810] Margaret Jean GREGG

11 Feb 1945 : Yalta agreement

28 Apr 1945 : Mussolini executed at Lake Como

1 May 1945 : Hitler's suicide announced

2 May 1945 : Berlin falls

7 May 1945 : VE Day. Germany surrenders

24 Jun 1945 : Death date of [P2499] Jane GREGG

16 Jul 1945 : The "Trinity" test is the first detonation of an atomic bomb

17 Jul 1945 : Potsdam conference

6 Aug 1945 : USA drops atomic bomb on Hiroshima

8 Aug 1945 : USSR declares war on Japan

9 Aug 1945 : USA drops atomic bomb on Nagasaki

14 Aug 1945 : Japan surrenders

2 Sep 1945 : VJ Day. Japanese sign surrender aboard USS Missouri - End of WWII

29 Dec 1945 : Birth date of [P1689] Margaret Turner PARKER

1946 : Marriage date of [F185] - [P576] Cyril E. PAGE = [P575] Violet Irene MILLER

30 Jan 1946 : Birth date of [P1372] Joseph SAVAGE

Feb 1946 : 50,000 "GI brides" shipped out to the USA

22 Apr 1946 : Death date of [P840] Samuel John DOYLE

22 Jun 1946 : Death date of [P1933] Isaballa COONEY

2 Sep 1946 : Birth date of [P1011] Wendy A ALEN

4 Sep 1946 : Death date of [P549] Jean Denholm GREGG

7 Nov 1946 : Death date of [P1930] Esther COONEY

Dec 1946 : Fuel and food shortages continue

1947 : Marriage date of [F266] - [P816] Frederick William KEELING = [P817] Gladys MARDLE

24 Jan 1947 : Birth date of [P2371] Elizabeth PERRY

15 Apr 1947 : Birth date of [P537] Maureen MACLEOD

14 Aug 1947 : Birth date of [P538] Vera Eva COOK / STANDING

20 Nov 1947 : Princess Elizabeth marries the Duke of Edinburgh

1 Jan 1948 : Railways nationalised

1948 : Birth date of [P813] Valerie A. PAGE

3 Mar 1948 : Death date of [P1831] Margaret Elizabeth FLETCHER

26 May 1948 : Death date of [P2500] Julia SELLARS

28 Jun 1948 : Troops break dockers' strike

17 Oct 1948 : Birth date of [P1373] Robert SAVAGE

Dec 1948 : Labour government constructs "Welfare State"

1949 : Radiocarbon dating technique discovered by Willard Libby

1949 : New element Berkelium (Z=97) is discovered

15 Mar 1949 : Clothes rationing ends

25 Mar 1949 : Birth date of [P2372] Arnold PERRY

18 Apr 1949 : Eire becomes Republic of Ireland

22 Aug 1949 : Death date of [P867] William Wightman DOYLE

15 Oct 1949 : Death date of [P844] Isabella(2) DOYLE

4 Nov 1949 : Death date of [P1729] Charles WHITING

1950 : New element Californium (Z=98) is discovered

ABT 1950 : Albert Einstein puts forward theories of relativity

28 Jun 1950 : Royal Navy enters Korean War

5 Aug 1950 : Marriage date of [F172] - [P533] Leslie Harold OLIVER = [P532] Margaret GREGG

25 Dec 1950 : Stone of Destiny taken from Westminster Abbey

1951 : Death date of [P842] Rachael DOYLE

4 Jan 1951 : Birth date of [P2373] Charles PERRY

24 Feb 1951 : Birth date of [P1374] Martha Morrison Doyle SAVAGE

Apr 1951 : Death date of [P911] Thomas PERRY

8 Apr 1951 : 1951 UK national census taken

31 May 1951 : Death date of [P526] ALEXANDER DUNDAS PERRY

7 Jun 1951 : Soviet spies Burgess and MacLean disappear

1952 : New element Fermium (Z=100) is discovered

1952 : Birth date of [P814] Rhonda D. PAGE

1952 : New element Einsteinium (Z=99) is discovered

8 Jan 1952 : Birth date of [P2374] Jaqueline PERRY

6 Feb 1952 : End of reign of George VI

7 Feb 1952 : Start of reign of Elizabeth II

8 Feb 1952 : Birth date of [P577] Lesley Anne OLIVER

20 Oct 1952 : Mau Mau Uprising in Kenya

1 Nov 1952 : US detonates the first hydrogen bomb at Bikini Atoll

24 Nov 1952 : "Mousetrap" opens in London

1 Dec 1952 : Birth date of [P1062] Sheila Gail STORMS

11 Dec 1952 : Derek Bentley sentenced to hang for the murder of PC Miles in Croydon

1953 : Death date of [P2503] Wallace MILLER

1953 : A canyon is discovered along the centre of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge

1953 : Discovery of measles vaccine by Enders and Peebles

31 Jan 1953 : Ferry "Princess Victoria" sinks in the Irish Sea

1 Feb 1953 : Birth date of [P1621] Christine KEELING

1 Feb 1953 : Birth date of [P544] LORRAINE SUSAN KEELING

3 Feb 1953 : Hundreds die as East Coast is flooded

30 May 1953 : Edmund Hillary reaches the top of Mount Everest

14 Jul 1953 : Birth date of [P578] Susan Margaret OLIVER

19 Jul 1953 : Birth date of [P584] Steven JONES

29 Sep 1953 : Birth date of [P1375] Mary Templeton Reid SAVAGE

1954 : Discovery of first polio vaccine by Jonas E Salk

4 Mar 1954 : First successful kidney transplant carried out in Boston

May 1954 : "Teddy Boys" appear

3 Jul 1954 : Rationing ends

1955 : New element Mendelevium (Z=101) is discovered

7 Jan 1955 : Death date of [P561] John GREGG

8 Mar 1955 : Birth date of [P1061] Douglas John STORMS

24 May 1955 : Death date of [P510] Allan CARSWELL

13 Jul 1955 : Ruth Ellis is the last woman to be hanged

27 Aug 1955 : Marriage date of [F173] - [P534] Robert GREGG = [P535] Daphne M ALEN

Nov 1955 : Burial date of [P529] ROBERT PATON GREGG

4 Nov 1955 : Death date of [P529] ROBERT PATON GREGG

EST 1956 : Marriage date of [F392] - [P1503] David Reid GREIG = [P1506] Norah GILMOUR

1956 : Birth date of [P815] Adrian E. PAGE

6 Jun 1956 : Birth date of [P2375] June PERRY

31 Oct 1956 : Britain invades Suez

1957 : Marriage date of [F674] - [P2618] Matthew GLOVER = [P892] Margaret Doyle RICHMOND

21 Jan 1957 : Birth date of [P1693] Thomas GREIG

Apr 1957 : IBM delivers the first compiler for the FORTRAN language

17 Jul 1957 : Death date of [P887] Sarah CLUFF

17 Oct 1957 : Air borne radiation leaks from Windscale nuclear plant

1958 : Death date of [P1043] Thomas Doyle GREGG

1958 : Death date of [P2668] Catherine INGRAM

1958 : New element Nobelium (Z=102) is discovered

ABT 1958 : Marriage date of [F269] - [P833] MATTHEW Paton GREIG = [P834] Mary McCulloch Torrence WILSON

3 Jan 1958 : Birth date of [P2376] James PERRY

6 Feb 1958 : 7 members of Manchester United die in plane crash

28 Mar 1958 : Birth date of [P1694] Margaret GREIG

7 Sep 1958 : Birth date of [P586] William SWAN

5 Dec 1958 : First motorway in Britain, M6 Preston Bypass opens

6 Dec 1958 : Birth date of [P587] Richard POLLARD

1959 : Lewis Urry invents the alkaline battery

1959 : Death date of [P1747] David Bell FLEMING

27 Mar 1959 : Death date of [P2573] Robina FLETCHER

10 Oct 1959 : Death date of [P1746] Catherine Doyle WHITING

1960 : Birth date of [P2619] Isobel Greig GLOVER

1960 : Birth date of [P836] Elizabeth Ann GREIG

1960 : Birth date of [P889] Neil HEAD

25 May 1960 : Death date of [P550] William DUNLOP

1 Sep 1960 : Death date of [P559] Agnes Paton GREGG

28 Nov 1960 : Birth date of [P579] Deborah Jayne OLIVER

5 Dec 1960 : Birth date of [P2377] Margaret PERRY

31 Dec 1960 : National Service abolished

1961 : New element Lawrencium (Z=103) is discovered

26 Jan 1961 : Death date of [P1693] Thomas GREIG

23 Apr 1961 : 1961 UK national census taken

26 Aug 1961 : Death date of [P903] Charles PERRY

26 Oct 1961 : Birth date of [P1695] David GREIG

9 Jan 1962 : Birth date of [P1965] James Paton GREGG

25 Jul 1962 : Death date of [P1900] Helen Robertson McBroom DUNLOP

2 Oct 1962 : Birth date of [P580] Lisa Michele GREGG

4 Oct 1962 : Death date of [P1936] Mary Jane COONEY

1963 : Birth date of [P835] Linda Helen GREIG

1963 : Birth date of [P2620] Brian Mattew GLOVER

27 Mar 1963 : Dr Beeching proposes cutting 25% of rail lines

May 1963 : Death date of [P893] Bernard MCPHEELY

6 May 1963 : Burial date of [P893] Bernard MCPHEELY

5 Jun 1963 : John Profumo resigns after sex scandal

4 Nov 1963 : The Beatles appear in the Royal Variety Show

10 Dec 1963 : Aden Emergency

1964 : New element Rutherfordium (Z=104) is discovered

11 Jan 1964 : US Surgeon General reports that smoking may be a health hazard

11 Feb 1964 : Birth date of [P1966] Lynn Sutherland GREGG

12 Feb 1964 : Death date of [P901] Marion Fletcher PERRY

15 Feb 1964 : Burial date of [P901] Marion Fletcher PERRY

12 Mar 1964 : Birth date of [P590] Andrea Jane MARSHALL

28 Jul 1964 : Birth date of [P1690] Robert Parker GREIG

30 Nov 1964 : Death date of [P898] Susan Muir SPIERS

9 Dec 1964 : Birth date of [P1703] Allison PATON

21 Dec 1964 : Death penalty abolished in Britain

1965 : Death date of [P1836] Archibald FLETCHER

4 Apr 1965 : Birth date of [P581] Mark Robert GREGG

18 Sep 1965 : Marriage date of [F176] - [P539] ALEXANDER DOYLE GREGG = [P540] QUEENIE DIANE PAGE

28 Oct 1965 : Brady and Hindley charged with Moors Murders

28 Jan 1966 : Birth date of [P545] TERESA DIANE GREGG

3 Jun 1966 : Birth date of [P1691] Elaine Paton GREIG

3 Jul 1966 : Christening date of [P545] TERESA DIANE GREGG

22 Jul 1966 : Birth date of [P588] Angela Louise LAWRENCE

21 Oct 1966 : 144 die in Aberfan as coal bing buries school

5 Nov 1966 : Marriage date of [F174] - [P536] Archibald Perry GREGG = [P537] Maureen MACLEOD

16 Dec 1966 : Death date of [P2569] Gordon Godfrey PERRY

31 Dec 1966 : Birth date of [P1967] Stephen Paton GREGG

1967 : Death date of [P567] Catherine Seaton(3) GREGG

1967 : Emergence of Flower Power

4 Jan 1967 : Birth date of [P1677] Kenneth John MCLEAN

14 Feb 1967 : Birth date of [P1706] Fiona GILMOUR

18 May 1967 : Birth date of [P546] ROBERT DOYLE GREGG

30 Sep 1967 : Birth date of [P582] Robert Roderick GREGG

16 Oct 1967 : Burial date of [P567] Catherine Seaton(3) GREGG

1 Dec 1967 : Death date of [P560] Thomas Doyle GREIG

1968 : Thomas Gold describes radio pulsars as fast rotating neutron stars

1968 : New element Dubnium (Z=105) is discovered

2 Jan 1968 : Dr Christian Barnard performs first successful heart transplant

5 Nov 1968 : Birth date of [P589] Simon James FLETCHER

8 Jan 1969 : Birth date of [P554] Cameron James SMITH

5 Mar 1969 : London gangsters the Kray twins sentenced to life

4 Apr 1969 : Dr Denton Cooley implants the first temporary artificial heart

21 Mar 1970 : Birth date of [P583] Donna Michelle GREGG

7 May 1970 : Birth date of [P1625] Deborah Jane FLINT

Jun 1970 : Death date of [P2507] Wallace MILLER

Dec 1970 : Burial date of [P568] Isabella GREIG

15 Dec 1970 : Death date of [P568] Isabella GREIG

2 Jan 1971 : 66 die when barriers collapse at Ibrox Park

10 Feb 1971 : Death date of [P1984] Allan CARSWELL

15 Feb 1971 : British currency goes decimal

25 Apr 1971 : 1971 UK national census taken

18 May 1971 : Birth date of [P1643] Gillian GREIG

23 Sep 1971 : Birth date of [P1919] Marinus SCHEIJDE

Oct 1971 : Death date of [P902] Archibald Fletcher PERRY

2 Oct 1971 : Birth date of [P1968] Elaine GREGG

15 Nov 1971 : Intel release the first microprocessor, the 4004

Dec 1971 : Death date of [P2505] Priscilla Thirza DENNEY

AFT 1972 : Death date of [P900] Charlotte PERRY

22 Jan 1972 : Britain joins the EEC

30 Jan 1972 : 13 shot in another Bloody Sunday in Derry

Feb 1972 : Miners strike leads to power cuts

1 Feb 1972 : First scientific hand-held calculator produced by Hewlett-Packard

26 May 1972 : Death date of [P1609] Elizabeth Jane GODFREY

8 Aug 1972 : Death date of [P1031] Matthew Paton GREGG

12 Aug 1972 : Burial date of [P1031] Matthew Paton GREGG

8 Dec 1972 : Burial date of [P564] Matthew Paton GREGG

8 Dec 1972 : Death date of [P564] Matthew Paton GREGG

8 Mar 1973 : IRA begins mainland bombing

17 Dec 1973 : Three day week introduced

1974 : New element Seaborgium (Z=106) is discovered

20 Jan 1974 : Death date of [P565] James GREGG

20 Jan 1974 : Burial date of [P565] James GREGG

12 Nov 1974 : Lord Lucan escapes and disappears

Mar 1975 : Death date of [P899] Alexander Frederick PERRY

11 Jul 1975 : Inflation reaches 25%

Nov 1975 : Bill Gates and Paul Allen form Micro-Soft

8 Nov 1975 : Birth date of [P1692] James Paton GREIG

1976 : Divorce date of [F174] - [P536] Archibald Perry GREGG = [P537] Maureen MACLEOD

24 Mar 1976 : Divorce date of [F176] - [P539] ALEXANDER DOYLE GREGG = [P540] QUEENIE DIANE PAGE

30 Mar 1976 : Death date of [P1368] Martha Jane MORRISON

1 Apr 1976 : Apple Computer Company formed by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak

Aug 1976 : Drought causes water shortages

Jan 1977 : Death date of [P1042] Matthew Paton GREIG

18 Jan 1977 : Legionella bacteria isolated as the cause of Legionnaire's Disease

2 Apr 1977 : Red Rum wins the Grand National for the third time

11 Sep 1977 : Last wild infection of smallpox is reported in Somalia

1978 : Death date of [P1046] Margaret Dale GREGG

16 Feb 1978 : CBBS, the first computer bulletin board is created in Chicago, Illinois

May 1978 : Death date of [P525] James Ralph PERRY

13 May 1978 : Marriage date of [F175] - [P536] Archibald Perry GREGG = [P538] Vera Eva COOK / STANDING

27 May 1978 : Marriage date of [F499] - [P1699] William LAW = [P1694] Margaret GREIG

13 Dec 1978 : Jeremy Thorpe, MP charged with incitement to murder

Jan 1979 : "Winter of Discontent". Strikes cause food shortages and power cuts

1979 : VisiCalc, the first spreadsheet software is released

11 Apr 1979 : Death date of [P1610] Agnes Paton DUNLOP

4 May 1979 : Margaret Thatcher becomes first woman Prime Minister

29 Jun 1979 : Death date of [P1614] John Gregg DUNLOP

2 Sep 1979 : Yorkshire Ripper claims 12th victim

Oct 1979 : Death date of [P849] Gladys DALE

5 May 1980 : SAS storms Iranian embassy in London

17 Sep 1980 : Birth date of [P306] Caroline Wairimu WARUE

1981 : Dr Bruce Reitz performs the first heart-lung transplant at Stanford Hospital

1981 : New element Bohrium (Z=107) is discovered

20 Feb 1981 : Death date of [P2491] Margaret Campbell MASON

5 Apr 1981 : 1981 UK national census taken

12 Apr 1981 : The IBM Personal Computer is released

Jul 1981 : Riots break out in 8 inner city areas

1982 : New element Meitnerium (Z=109) is discovered

Jan 1982 : Death date of [P847] Evelyn DALE

1982 : Rich Skrenta writes the Elk Cloner computer virus, the first to escape into the wild

28 Mar 1982 : Death date of [P891] Matthew RICHMOND

2 Apr 1982 : Argentina invades Falkland Islands

14 Jun 1982 : British troops regain control of Falklands

1983 : Death date of [P850] Elsie DALE

1 Jan 1983 : The ARPANET officially changes to use the Internet Protocol, creating the Internet

8 Apr 1983 : Death date of [P897] Jessie Agnew WHITELAW

May 1983 : The first report of the virus which causes AIDS is published

11 Jun 1983 : Marriage date of [F189] - [P587] Richard POLLARD = [P580] Lisa Michele GREGG

10 Aug 1983 : Death date of [P1044] George Neil GREGG

30 Aug 1983 : Birth date of [P1700] Michael Adam LAW

7 Sep 1983 : Death date of [P1054] Agnes Gibson GREGG

25 Sep 1983 : 134 IRA prisoners escape from the Maze prison

1984 : Marriage date of [F186] - [P584] Steven JONES = [P577] Lesley Anne OLIVER

1984 : Death date of [P2486] Agnes McMichael Dunlop PATERSON

1984 : New element Hassium (Z=108) is discovered

22 Jan 1984 : The Apple Macintosh computer is introduced

16 Feb 1984 : Birth date of [P543] ALEXANDRA VICTORIA GREGG

10 Apr 1984 : Death date of [P848] James DALE

May 1984 : Coal strikes crushed by riot police

27 Jun 1984 : Death date of [P2498] Katie Seaton Gregg TROUSDALE

12 Oct 1984 : IRA bombs Tory conference in Brighton

4 Nov 1984 : Christening date of [P543] ALEXANDRA VICTORIA GREGG

11 May 1985 : 40 killed as fire destroys Bradford City stand

1 Sep 1985 : The wreck of the RMS "Titanic" is located off the coast of Newfoundland

16 Sep 1985 : Birth date of [P2472] Laura Ann PESKETT

8 Oct 1985 : Birth date of [P1701] Suzanne Louise LAW

16 Jan 1986 : Death date of [P533] Leslie Harold OLIVER

23 Jul 1986 : Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson at Wesminster Abbey

4 Sep 1986 : Death date of [P1050] Nellie McKenzie Reid SPROTT

12 Sep 1986 : Birth date of [P1702] Steven LAW

Dec 1986 : Death date of [P1599] Elizabeth(Lizzy) Ann SKELTON

20 Jul 1987 : Birth date of [P883] Harrison JONES

16 Oct 1987 : Hurricane hits southern England

18 Nov 1987 : 30 die in King's Cross Underground fire

29 Dec 1987 : The antidepressant drug Prozac appears in the US

1988 : Burial date of [P2492] Robert LOVE

6 Jul 1988 : North sea oil rig Piper Alpha explodes

4 Aug 1988 : Birth date of [P879] Michael John POLLARD

17 Nov 1988 : The Netherlands is the second country to be connected to the Internet

22 Dec 1988 : Pan Am jumbo jet explodes over Lockerbie killing 270

3 Feb 1989 : Birth date of [P884] Rhianna JONES

23 Mar 1989 : Fleischmann and Pons erroneously claim to have produced cold fusion

26 Mar 1989 : Birth date of [P878] David James POLLARD

15 Apr 1989 : 94 football fans crushed to death at Hillsborough

7 May 1989 : Marriage date of [F500] - [P1695] David GREIG = [P1703] Allison PATON

22 May 1989 : Birth date of [P553] BRADLEY JAMES SMITH

Jul 1989 : Death date of [P2536] Alexander Dundas PERRY

29 Jul 1989 : Death date of [P2506] Cyril Edward DENNEY

Sep 1989 : Thousands of Scots decide not to pay new Poll Tax

8 Sep 1989 : Death date of [P1373] Robert SAVAGE

8 Sep 1989 : Death date of [P1370] Robert SAVAGE

19 Oct 1989 : "Guildford Four" released from prison

1990 : Birth date of [P890] Sarah HEAD

Jan 1990 : Death date of [P2593] Ernest Albert MILLER

6 Jan 1990 : Marriage date of [F187] - [P585] Terry Roderick George STOODLEY = [P578] Susan Margaret OLIVER

Mar 1990 : Death date of [P2652] Thomas Lucas PERRY

10 Mar 1990 : Birth date of [P1698] Paul William SURGEON

2 Jun 1990 : Marriage date of [F461] - [P1710] James Nimmo PATON = [P1691] Elaine Paton GREIG

Aug 1990 : Death date of [P524] Gertrude DALE

23 Aug 1990 : British and US troop build up in Persian Gulf

13 Nov 1990 : The first known Web page is written

1991 : Sumio Iijima discovers carbon nanotubes

17 Jan 1991 : Operation "Desert Storm" defeats Iraq

7 Feb 1991 : Downing Street hit by IRA mortar bomb

14 Mar 1991 : "Birmingham Six" released from prison

21 Apr 1991 : 1991 UK national census taken

25 May 1991 : Birth date of [P880] Daniel Robert POLLARD

Jun 1991 : Death date of [P575] Violet Irene MILLER

20 Jun 1991 : Birth date of [P882] Catriona Bridie Margaret STOODLEY

17 Aug 1991 : Marriage date of [F188] - [P586] William SWAN = [P579] Deborah Jayne OLIVER

17 Oct 1991 : Birth date of [P591] Spencer Ryan GREGG

27 Dec 1991 : Birth date of [P555] TAYLER FAYE SMITH

27 Feb 1992 : Birth date of [P1704] David Abraham GREIG

5 Jun 1992 : Marriage date of [F492] - [P1690] Robert Parker GREIG = [P1706] Fiona GILMOUR

20 Nov 1992 : Death date of [P1369] Jane(Jeanie) Morrison Wightman DOYLE

9 Dec 1992 : Prince Charles and Princess Diana separate

22 Mar 1993 : Intel ships the first Pentium CPU chips

24 Apr 1993 : Massive truck bomb devastates Bishopsgate in London

12 Jun 1993 : Marriage date of [F191] - [P589] Simon James FLETCHER = [P583] Donna Michelle GREGG

9 Aug 1993 : Birth date of [P1711] Charles PATON

1994 : Death date of [P1048] Agnes (Nancy) Paton GREGG

1994 : New element Darmstadtium (Z=110) is discovered

1994 : New element Roentgenium (Z=111) is discovered

26 Jan 1994 : Birth date of [P881] Charlotte SWAN

Mar 1994 : Fred and Rosemary West arrested for murder in Gloucester

6 May 1994 : The Channel Tunnel opens linking England and France by rail

6 Oct 1994 : Birth date of [P1712] Kimberley PATON

7 Oct 1994 : Birth date of [P1705] Devlin Ann GREIG

Dec 1994 : Death date of [P817] Gladys MARDLE

10 Jul 1995 : Death date of [P528] MARGARET PERRY

19 Jul 1995 : Burial date of [P528] MARGARET PERRY

21 Jul 1995 : Birth date of [P592] Jessica Mae GREGG

Sep 1995 : Britain hit by worst drought for over 250 years

Dec 1995 : Death date of [P2493] Elizabeth Neil LOVE

1996 : Death date of [P1009] Harold George ALEN

1996 : Death date of [P1039] Mary WILSON

1996 : Death date of [P831] Helen Wilson GREIG

1996 : Death date of [P1059] Donald Vernon STORMS

1996 : New element Copernicium (Z=112) discovered

23 Jan 1996 : Death date of [P2483] Jeanie Denham Gregg PATERSON

Feb 1996 : Major oil spill from "Sea Empress" at Milford Haven

2 Apr 1996 : Birth date of [P1556] Imogen Hope FLETCHER

5 Jul 1996 : In Scotland, "Dolly" the sheep is the first mammal to be cloned

Nov 1996 : Death date of [P1602] Eleanor(Nellie) PERRY

30 Dec 1996 : Marriage date of [F190] - [P582] Robert Roderick GREGG = [P588] Angela Louise LAWRENCE

1997 : Death date of [P1051] James Paton GREIG

Jan 1997 : Death date of [P1010] Ileen Mary THOMPSON

16 Mar 1997 : Birth date of [P877] Lewis James Roderick FLETCHER

11 May 1997 : Birth date of [P1714] Lauren GREIG

11 May 1997 : Birth date of [P1713] Cloe GREIG

31 Aug 1997 : Princess Diana dies after car crash in Paris

19 Sep 1997 : Birth date of [P885] Hollie Louise GREGG

Jun 1998 : Death date of [P834] Mary McCulloch Torrence WILSON

15 Aug 1998 : Car bomb explodes in Omagh killing 29

1 Nov 1998 : Death date of [P2538] Osbourne Edward PERRY

1999 : The first "Blackberry", a wireless two-way pager introduced

Mar 1999 : Death date of [P829] Leah Mitchell GREIG

Apr 1999 : Burial date of [P1964] Grace Holland HIGHET

21 Apr 1999 : Death date of [P2535] Charles Albert PERRY

29 Apr 1999 : Death date of [P1964] Grace Holland HIGHET

12 May 1999 : First meeting of the new Scottish Parliament

Jun 1999 : New element with atomic number 114 discovered

2 Aug 1999 : Birth date of [P1696] Tammy Louise MCLEAN

5 Oct 1999 : Rail crash at Ladbroke Grove, Paddington kills 31

1 Dec 1999 : Death date of [P2618] Matthew GLOVER

5 Dec 1999 : Burial date of [P2618] Matthew GLOVER

27 Jun 2000 : Birth date of [P1555] Connor MacLeod GREGG

14 Jul 2000 : Death date of [P1748] Ms MARGARET KNOX FLEMING

Sep 2000 : Fuel protests and panic buying lead to petrol shortages

2 Oct 2000 : Death date of [P894] Matthew Paton Gregg MCPHEELY

2001 : Foot-and-mouth disease closes UK countryside

2001 : Death date of [P1049] Anne Neil GREGG

2001 : Marriage date of [F472] - [P1557] Graham GARTON = [P579] Deborah Jayne OLIVER

29 Apr 2001 : 2001 UK national census taken

5 Jun 2001 : Birth date of [P1708] Paton GREIG

2 Jul 2001 : The first self-contained artificial heart is implanted in Robert Tools

7 Oct 2001 : Operation "Enduring Freedom" begins the Afghanistan War

16 Jan 2002 : Death date of [P2495] Robert LOVE

23 Jan 2002 : Death date of [P816] Frederick William KEELING

21 Feb 2002 : Birth date of [P1697] Lori Margaret MCLEAN

8 Mar 2002 : Bubble Fusion reported at Oak Ridge but it cannot be reproduced

30 Mar 2002 : The Queen Mother dies aged 101

4 Jun 2002 : Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her golden jubilee

15 Oct 2002 : Death date of [P2355] Margaret (Peggy) Jane ARNOTT

Nov 2002 : Death date of [P2484] Andrew PATERSON

5 Nov 2002 : Birth date of [P1709] Kalib James GREIG

16 Feb 2003 : Death date of [P895] James MCPHEELY

Mar 2003 : First digital camera to use an organic LED display is released by Kodak

20 Mar 2003 : Operation "Iraqi Freedom" starts the Iraq War

Apr 2003 : Divorce date of [F186] - [P584] Steven JONES = [P577] Lesley Anne OLIVER

1 Aug 2003 : Marriage date of [F497] - [P1677] Kenneth John MCLEAN = [P1643] Gillian GREIG

6 Oct 2003 : Birth date of [P1628] CONNIE ALICE ROBERTA GREGG

27 Oct 2004 : Remains of a new species of human, Homo floresiensis, is discovered

3 Dec 2004 : Birth date of [P1830] Ellie Elizabeth GREGG

26 Dec 2004 : A tsunami in the Indian Ocean kills over 225,000 people

Feb 2005 : Death date of [P1607] Alexander Frederick PERRY

28 May 2005 : Birth date of [P1867] JAMES JOSEPH PATON GREGG

7 Jul 2005 : Four suicide bombers kill 52 in the London morning rush hour

16 Sep 2005 : Birth date of [P930] Kira Imogen FLETCHER

30 Nov 2005 : Surgeons in France carry out the first human face transplant

7 Jul 2006 : Marriage date of [F192] - [P581] Mark Robert GREGG = [P590] Andrea Jane MARSHALL

24 Aug 2006 : The planet Pluto is redesignated as a dwarf planet

Dec 2006 : Ipswich prostitute murders - five bodies are found

27 Jun 2007 : Tony Blair steps down as Prime Minister

4 Sep 2007 : The complete human genome is published

2008 : Divorce date of [F190] - [P582] Robert Roderick GREGG = [P588] Angela Louise LAWRENCE

2008 : Divorce date of [F192] - [P581] Mark Robert GREGG = [P590] Andrea Jane MARSHALL

21 Jan 2008 : Death date of [P1604] George PERRY

30 Jan 2008 : Burial date of [P1604] George PERRY

31 Jan 2008 : Death date of [P1601] Freda PERRY

24 Jun 2008 : Death date of [P1600] Jessie PERRY

4 Jul 2008 : Marriage date of [F541] - [P1919] Marinus SCHEIJDE = [P545] TERESA DIANE GREGG

28 Aug 2008 : Death date of [P830] Margaret Dale(Doyle) GREIG

Sep 2008 : Emerging global financial crisis plunges UK into recession

10 Sep 2008 : The LHC particle accelerator at CERN begins test runs

14 Jun 2009 : First death in UK from Swine Flu virus

30 Jun 2009 : Marriage date of [F1] - [P539] ALEXANDER DOYLE GREGG = [P306] Caroline Wairimu WARUE

Jul 2009 : The largest ever Anglo-Saxon treasure hoard is found in Staffordshire

11 Mar 2010 : Death date of [P833] MATTHEW Paton GREIG

14 Aug 2010 : Marriage date of [F552] - [P582] Robert Roderick GREGG = [P1988] Victoria Elizabeth EASTLAUGH

16 May 2011 : Death date of [P586] William SWAN

1 Nov 2011 : Death date of [P2608] Margaret Clasper MASON

29 Nov 2011 : Birth date of [P1993] Harry David GREGG

4 May 2012 : Death date of [P896] John MCPHEELY

11 May 2012 : Burial date of [P896] John MCPHEELY

2013 : Burial date of [P892] Margaret Doyle RICHMOND

29 Jan 2013 : Death date of [P892] Margaret Doyle RICHMOND

1 Mar 2013 : Death date of [P576] Cyril E. PAGE

Apr 2013 : Birth date of [P2359] Charlie Robert GREGG

2014 : Death date of [P1047] Elizabeth Neil GREGG

15 Jun 2014 : Birth date of [P2215] MATTHEW DOMINIC GREGG

25 Feb 2015 : Death date of [P536] Archibald Perry GREGG

23 Mar 2015 : Burial date of [P536] Archibald Perry GREGG

7 May 2016 : Death date of [P1053] Matthew Paton GREGG

25 Aug 2016 : Birth date of [P2379] WILLIAM ARCHIE PERRY GREGG

12 Aug 2017 : Birth date of [P2473] QUEENIE VIOLET WENDY GREGG

1 Sep 2018 : Marriage date of [F637] - [P546] ROBERT DOYLE GREGG = [P2472] Laura Ann PESKETT

27 Dec 2019 : Death date of [P585] Terry Roderick George STOODLEY

Apr 2020 : Death date of [P1371] William Wightman Doyle SAVAGE

16 Jan 2021 : Death date of [P534] Robert GREGG

19 Feb 2021 : Burial date of [P534] Robert GREGG

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