1700-1749

Queen Anne Accession

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

Parliament (1A1)

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

Battle of Ramilles

Battle of Ramilles Allies

Battle of Ramilles France and Bourbon Spain

Parliament (2A1)

1708 General Election

Battle of Oudenarde

Battle of Oudenarde Allies

Battle of Oudenarde France

Siege of Lille

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

1710 General Election

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

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

1713 General Election

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

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

Coronation George I

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

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.

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

Battle of Sheriffmuir

Battle of Sheriffmuir Crown

Battle of Sheriffmuir Jacobites

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.

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

In 1722 Peter Burrell was elected at MP Haslemere. .

1727 General Election

In 1727 Joseph Gascoigne Nightingale was elected as MP Stafford during the 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 Ralph Dutton 1st Baronet Dutton was elected as MP Gloucestershire during the 1727 General Election.

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

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

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. Judith Britiffe Countess Buckinghamshire by marriage Baroness Hobart.

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.

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.

1734 General Election

In 1734 Robert Grosvenor 6th Baronet 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.

Battle of Fontenoy

On 11 May 1745 George Cholmondeley fought at Tournai during the Battle of Fontenoy.

Battle of Fontenoy France

Battle of Fontenoy Pragmatic Allies

Battle of Culloden

Battle of Culloden England

Battle of Culloden Scotland

Battle of Lauffeld

Battle of Lauffeld France

Battle of Lauffeld Pragmatic Allies