From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Events from the year
1699 which occurred in the . Kingdom of England
Incumbents [ edit ]
Undated [ edit ]
In fiction [ edit ]
Unknown dates [ edit ]
Phanuel Bacon, English playwright, poet and author (died 1783)
Matthew Brettingham, English architect (died 1769)
Sir Merrik Burrell, 1st Baronet, English politician (died 1787)
John Dyer, Welsh poet (died 1757). Possibly born in 1700.
Colonel Joshua Fry, English surveyor, adventurer, mapmaker, member of the House of Burgesses, and soldier (died 1754) [8 ]
Frank Nicholls, English physician (died 1778)
January 21 -
Obadiah Walker, academic and Master of University College, Oxford from 1676 to 1688 (born 1616) January 27 -
Sir William Temple, 1st Baronet, statesman and essayist (born 1628) February 1 - Sir
Thomas Chicheley, politician (born c. 1618) February 27 -
Charles Paulet, 1st Duke of Bolton, politician (born c. 1625) March 27 -
Edward Stillingfleet, theologian (born 1635) June 22 - Sir
Josiah Child, merchant, economist, politician and governor of the East India Company (born 1630) October 8
(buried) - Mary Beale, portrait painter (born 1633)
References [ edit ]
^ Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 200–201. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.
^ Moody, T. W. et al., ed. (1989). A New History of Ireland. . Oxford University Press. 8: A Chronology of Irish History ISBN 978-0-19-821744-2.
^ Macy, L. (ed.). "Blow, John". Grove Music Online . Retrieved . 2006-12-13
^ 'William III, 1698: An Act for making Billingsgate a Free Market for Sale of Fish. [Chapter XIII. Rot. Parl. 10 Gul. III. p.3. n.4.]', Statutes of the Realm: volume 7: 1695-1701 (1820), pp. 513-14 accessed: 2013-01-24.
^ Lhuyd, E. (1699). Lithophylacii Britannici Ichnographia, sive lapidium aliorumque fossilium Britannicorum singulari figura insignium. London: Gleditsch and Weidmann.
^ Delair, J.B.; Sarjeant, W.A.S. (2002). "The earliest discoveries of dinosaurs: the records re-examined". Proceedings of the Geologists' Association 113: 185–197. doi: 10.1016/S0016-7878(02)80022-0.
^ Gunther, R.T. (1945). Early Science in Oxford: Life and Letters of Edward Lhuyd, volume 14. Oxford.
^ Information on Joshua Fry's birth and death
See also [ edit ]