Events from the year
1699 which occurred in the . Kingdom of England
Incumbents [ edit ]
Undated [ edit ]
In fiction [ edit ]
Frank Nicholls, English physician (died 1778) July 14 –
Vere Beauclerk, 1st Baron Vere, English peer, politician and admiral (died 1781) August 13
(bapt.) – John Dyer, Welsh poet (died 1757) September 12 –
John Martyn, English botanist (died 1768) September 29 –
Charles Calvert, 5th Baron Baltimore, English noble and Proprietary Governor of the Province of Maryland (died 1751) November 2 –
Thomas Holmes, 1st Baron Holmes, English Member of Parliament (died 1764) November 5 –
Sir Merrik Burrell, 1st Baronet, English politician (died 1787) December 19 –
William Bowyer, English printer (died 1777)
Unknown dates [ edit ]
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., eds. (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 ]