1700-1749

Queen Anne Accession

In 1703 Archibald Primrose 1st Earl Rosebery 1664-1723 (39) was created 1st Earl Rosebery during the Queen Anne Accession

Parliament (1A1)

On 20 Aug 1702 William Bowes 1657-1707 (45) was elected as MP Durham during the Parliament (1A1)

Battle of Ramilles

Battle of Ramilles: Allies

On 23 May 1706 Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle 1670-1718 (36) was present at Ramilles, Belgium during the Battle of Ramilles: Allies

Battle of Ramilles: France and Bourbon Spain

Parliament (2A1)

1708 General Election

Battle of Oudenarde

Battle of Oudenarde: Allies

On 11 Jul 1708 Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle 1670-1718 (38) was present at Oudenaarde, Belgium during the Battle of Oudenarde: Allies

Battle of Oudenarde: France

Siege of Lille

After 11 Jul 1708 Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle 1670-1718 distinguished himself at Lille, Flanders during the Siege of Lille

1710 General Election

In 1710 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet Thirkleby 1685-1747 (25) was elected as MP Harwich during the 1710 General Election

In 1710 Robert Furnese 1687-1733 (22) was elected as MP New Romney during the 1710 General Election

1713 General Election

On 22 Aug 1713 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet Thirkleby 1685-1747 (28) was elected as MP Thirsk during the 1713 General Election

On 22 Aug 1713 Leonard Smelt 1683-1740 (30) was elected as MP Northallerton during the 1713 General Election

Coronation George I

On 20 Oct 1714 Charles Fitzroy 2nd Duke Grafton 1683-1757 (30) was appointed as Lord High Steward during the Coronation George I

1715 General Election

In 1715 George Carpenter 1st Baron Carpenter 1657-1732 (57) was elected as MP Whitchurch during the 1715 General Election

On 22 Jan 1715 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet Thirkleby 1685-1747 (30) was elected as MP Thirsk during the 1715 General Election

On 22 Jan 1715 Leonard Smelt 1683-1740 (32) was elected as MP Northallerton during the 1715 General Election

Battle of Sheriffmuir

Battle of Sheriffmuir: Crown

Battle of Sheriffmuir: Jacobites

On 13 Nov 1715 John 1696-1715 (19) killed at Sheriffmuir during the Battle of Sheriffmuir: Jacobites

1722 General Election

In 1722 Peter Burrell 1692-1756 (29) was elected at MP Haslemere.

In 1722 John Crowley 1689-1728 (32) was elected as MP Okehampton during the 1722 General Election

On 19 Mar 1722 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet Thirkleby 1685-1747 (37) was elected as MP Thirsk during the 1722 General Election

On 19 Mar 1722 Leonard Smelt 1683-1740 (39) was elected as MP Northallerton during the 1722 General Election

1727 General Election

In 1727 Ralph Dutton 1st Baronet Dutton 1645-1721 was elected as MP Gloucestershire during the 1727 General Election.

In 1727 John Crowley 1689-1728 (37) was elected as MP Queenborough during the 1727 General Election

In 1727 Robert Furnese 1687-1733 (39) was elected as MP Kent during the 1727 General Election

In 1727 Joseph Gascoigne Nightingale 1695-1752 (32) was elected as MP Stafford during the 1727 General Election

On 14 Aug 1727 Stephen Cornwallis 1703-1743 (23) was elected as MP Eye during the 1727 General Election

On 14 Aug 1727 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet Thirkleby 1685-1747 (42) was elected as MP Thirsk during the 1727 General Election

Coronation of George II

On 11 Oct 1727 George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland 1683-1760 (43) was crowned II King Great Britain and Ireland: Hanover at Westminster Abbey, Westminster during the Coronation of George II

On 11 Oct 1727 John Hobart 1st Earl Buckinghamshire 1693-1756 (34) was created 1st Baron Hobart at Westminster Abbey, Westminster during the Coronation of George II. Judith Britiffe Countess Buckinghamshire by marriage Baron Hobart

Excise Crisis

In 1733 Spencer Compton 1st Earl Wilmington 1673-1743 (60) was appointed 551st Knight Garter: George II as a reward for not following through with his threat to resign over the Excise Crisis.

1734 General Election

In 1734 Robert Grosvenor 6th Baronet Grosvenor 1695-1755 (38) was elected as MP Chester during the 1734 General Election

On 22 Apr 1734 Leonard Smelt 1683-1740 (51) was elected as MP Northallerton during the 1734 General Election

Battle of Fontenoy

Battle of Fontenoy: France

Battle of Fontenoy: Pragmatic Allies

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

On 11 May 1745 George Keppel 3rd Earl Albermarle 1724-1772 (21) fought as an aide to William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 at Fontenoy during the Battle of Fontenoy: Pragmatic Allies

Battle of Culloden

Battle of Culloden: England

On 16 Apr 1746 John Mordaunt 1709-1767 (37) commanded at Culloden during the Battle of Culloden: England

On 16 Apr 1746 William Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland 1721-1765 (24) commanded at Culloden during the Battle of Culloden: England

Battle of Culloden: Scotland

On 16 Apr 1746 William Boyd 4th Earl Kilmarnock 1705-1746 (40) was captured at Culloden during the Battle of Culloden: Scotland

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

Battle of Lauffeld

Battle of Lauffeld: France

Battle of Lauffeld: Pragmatic Allies

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