1700-1749

08 Mar 1702 Queen Anne Accession

In 1703 Archibald Primrose 1st Earl Rosebery was created 1st Earl Rosebery during the Queen Anne Accession

20 Aug 1702 Parliament (1A1)

On 20 Aug 1702 William Bowes was elected as MP Durham during the Parliament (1A1)

23 May 1706 Battle of Ramilles

23 May 1706 Battle of Ramilles: Allies

On 23 May 1706 Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle was present at Ramilles during the Battle of Ramilles: Allies

23 May 1706 Battle of Ramilles: France and Bourbon Spain

03 Apr 1707 Parliament (2A1)

30 Apr 1708 1708 General Election

11 Jul 1708 Battle of Oudenarde (Oudenaarde)

11 Jul 1708 Battle of Oudenarde: Allies (Oudenaarde)

On 11 Jul 1708 Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle was present at Oudenaarde during the Battle of Oudenarde: Allies

11 Jul 1708 Battle of Oudenarde: France (Oudenaarde)

a Siege of Lille

After 11 Jul 1708 Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle distinguished himself. at Lille during the Siege of Lille

1710 1710 General Election

In 1710 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet Thirkleby was elected as MP Harwich during the 1710 General Election

In 1710 Robert Furnese was elected as MP New Romney during the 1710 General Election

22 Aug 1713 1713 General Election

On 22 Aug 1713 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet Thirkleby was elected as MP Thirsk during the 1713 General Election

On 22 Aug 1713 Leonard Smelt was elected as MP Northallerton during the 1713 General Election

20 Oct 1714 Coronation George I

On 20 Oct 1714 Charles Fitzroy 2nd Duke Grafton was appointed as Lord High Steward during the Coronation George I

22 Jan 1715 1715 General Election

In 1715 George Carpenter 1st Baron Carpenter was elected as MP Whitchurch during the 1715 General Election

On 22 Jan 1715 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet Thirkleby was elected as MP Thirsk during the 1715 General Election

On 22 Jan 1715 Leonard Smelt was elected as MP Northallerton during the 1715 General Election

13 Nov 1715 Battle of Sheriffmuir

13 Nov 1715 Battle of Sheriffmuir: Crown

13 Nov 1715 Battle of Sheriffmuir: Jacobites

On 13 Nov 1715 John 5th Earl Strathmore and Kinghorne killed at Sheriffmuir during the Battle of Sheriffmuir: Jacobites

19 Mar 1722 1722 General Election

In 1722 John Crowley was elected as MP Okehampton during the 1722 General Election

On 19 Mar 1722 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet Thirkleby was elected as MP Thirsk during the 1722 General Election

On 19 Mar 1722 Leonard Smelt was elected as MP Northallerton during the 1722 General Election

14 Aug 1727 1727 General Election

In 1727 John Crowley was elected as MP Queenborough during the 1727 General Election

In 1727 Robert Furnese was elected as MP Kent during the 1727 General Election

In 1727 Joseph Gascoigne Nightingale was elected as MP Stafford during the 1727 General Election

On 14 Aug 1727 Stephen Cornwallis was elected as MP Eye during the 1727 General Election

On 14 Aug 1727 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet Thirkleby was elected as MP Thirsk during the 1727 General Election

11 Oct 1727 Coronation of George II (Westminster Abbey)

On 11 Oct 1727 George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland was crowned II King Great Britain and Ireland: Hanover at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of George II

On 11 Oct 1727 John Hobart 1st Earl Buckinghamshire was created 1st Baron Hobart at Westminster Abbey during the Coronation of George II

1733 Excise Crisis

In 1733 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington was appointed 551st Knight Garter: George II as a reward for not following through with his threat to resign over the Excise Crisis.

22 Apr 1734 1734 General Election

In 1734 Robert Grosvenor was elected as MP Chester during the 1734 General Election

On 22 Apr 1734 Leonard Smelt was elected as MP Northallerton during the 1734 General Election

11 May 1745 Battle of Fontenoy

11 May 1745 Battle of Fontenoy: France

11 May 1745 Battle of Fontenoy: Pragmatic Allies

On 11 May 1745 James Dillon killed at Fontenoy during the Battle of Fontenoy: Pragmatic Allies

On 11 May 1745 George Keppel 3rd Earl Albermarle fought as an aide to William III King England, Scotland and Ireland at Fontenoy during the Battle of Fontenoy: Pragmatic Allies

17 Jan 1746 Battle of Culloden (Falkirk)

16 Apr 1746 Battle of Culloden: England

On 16 Apr 1746 John Mordaunt commanded at Culloden during the Battle of Culloden: England

On 16 Apr 1746 William Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland commanded at Culloden during the Battle of Culloden: England

16 Apr 1746 Battle of Culloden: Scotland

On 16 Apr 1746 William Boyd 4th Earl Kilmarnock was captured at Culloden during the Battle of Culloden: Scotland

On 16 Apr 1746 Robert Kerr died at Culloden during the Battle of Culloden: Scotland

02 Jul 1747 Battle of Lauffeld

02 Jul 1747 Battle of Lauffeld: France

02 Jul 1747 Battle of Lauffeld: Pragmatic Allies

On 02 Jul 1747 Edward Dillon killed at Lauffeld during the Battle of Lauffeld: Pragmatic Allies