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1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1665 Great plague of London
1666 Great Fire of London
1696 Peter the Great becomes Czar
1700 Britain's american colonies prosper
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1558 Elizabeth I is England's queen
1580 Drake completes voyage around world
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
 William Smith
 b.1636
 d.         
 William Boydell
 b.1560
 d.1631 St Mary's Leigh, England
 William Boydell
 b.1586 Pennington, England
 d.1661 Leigh, England
 Alice Unknown
 b.1555
 d.1595
 Jenney Boydell
 b.1636
 d.1661
 Elizabeth Leigh
 b.1614
 d.1668




1665 Great plague of London
1666 Great Fire of London
1696 Peter the Great becomes Czar
1700 Britain's american colonies prosper
1707 Union Act unites England/Scotland
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1580 Drake completes voyage around world
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
 William Boydell
 b.1586 Pennington, England
 d.1661 Leigh, England
 William Boydell
 b.1633
 d.1669
 Elizabeth Leigh
 b.1614
 d.1668
 Thomas Boydell
 b.1655
 d.1713 Leigh, England
 Anne Houghton
 b.         
 d.1709
 William Boydell
 b.1685 Pennington, England
 d.1746
 Elizabeth Unknown
 b.         
 d.1690 Leigh, England




1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1770 Cook discovers New South Wales
1776 America declares independence
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
1789 French Revolution begins
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
 William Boydell
 b.1771 Leigh, England
 d.1848 Westleigh Mill - Westleig
 Richard Boydell
 b.1820 Leigh, England
 d.1893 Leigh, England
 Betty Fell
 b.1776 Leigh, England
 d.1853 Leigh, England
 William Boydell
 b.1847 West Leigh, England
 d.1924 Southport, England
 Margaret Wilcock
 b.1821 Leigh, England
 d.1903
 Thomas Redford
 b.1839 Walkden, England
 d.1891
 Florence Mary Redford
 b.1875 Walkden, England
 d.         
 Ruth Seed
 b.1838 Wyke, Yorkshire, England
 d.         




1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
 William Lawrence Pitts
 b.1839 Stokenham, England
 d.1898 Stokenham, England
 John Prettejohn Pitts
 b.1864 Stokenham, England
 d.1910 Camberwell, England
 Ann Elizabeth Cole Loye
 b.1842 Kellaton - Stoke, England
 d.1884 Kingsbridge, England
 Charles Lawrence Pitts
 b.1894 , Australia
 d.1977 Battle, Sussex, England
 Charles Carter
 b.1829 St Andrews, England
 d.1877 Wath on Dearne, England
 Charlotte Cecilia Carter
 b.1867 Dundalk, Louth, Ireland
 d.1911 Kensington, England
 Annie Brown
 b.1840 St Helier, Channel Islands
 d.         
 Peggy Biddy Cecilia Pitts
 b.1917 Edmonton Registration Di
 d.2000 Leamington, England
 Thomas Steele
 b.1847, Scotland
 d.         
 Andrew Newton Steele
 b.1868 Enfield, England
 d.         
 Annie Robinson
 b.1849 Ware, England
 d.         
 Edith Maud Steele
 b.1896 Waltham Abbey, England
 d.         
 Jessie Alice Unknown
 b.1872 Waltham Abbey, England
 d.