Events in ... 1699 ...

Before 1699 Godfrey Kneller 1646-1723. Portrait of Henry Somerset 1st Duke Beaufort 1629-1700 (69).

In 1699 Altham Annesley 1st Baron Altham -1699 died. James Annesley 2nd Baron Altham -1701 succeeded as 2nd Baron Altham (1C 1681).

In 1699 Edward Carteret 1623-1699 (76) died.

In 1699 Algernon Greville 1677-1720 (22) was elected as MP Warwickshire.

Around 1699 Jemima Grey Countess Ashburham 1699-1731 was born to Henry Grey 1st Duke Kent 1671-1740 (28) and Jemima Crew Marchioness Kent 1675-1728 (24).

In 1699 Richard Hastings 1699-1702 was born to Richard Hastings 1645-1714 (53) and Sarah Sleath.

In 1699 Edward Rich 6th Earl Warwick 1673-1710 (26) and Charles Mohun 4th Baron Mohun Okehampton 1675-1712 (24) were tried for the murder of Richard Coote following a duel on Leicester Square, Westminster and found guilty of manslaughter. He escaped punishment by pleading privilege of peerage. He and Mohun had killed Coote in a duel and it was common for a seventeenth-century jury in such cases to take a lenient view of such matters.

In 1699 Popham Seymour 1675-1699 (24) died.

In 1699 Charles Talbot 1st Duke Shrewsbury 1660-1718 (38) was appointed as Lord Chamberlain.

In 1699 William Talbot Bishop Oxford, Bishop Salisbury, Bishop of Durham 1658-1730 (41) was appointed as Bishop Oxford.

Around 1699 Sherrington Talbot 1699- was born to William Talbot Bishop Oxford, Bishop Salisbury, Bishop of Durham 1658-1730 (41) and Mary Stoughton.

In 1699 Thomas Cromwell 1699-1749 was born to Henry Williams Cromwell 1658-1711 (40).

Around 1739 Johnathan "The Elder" Richardson 1667-1745 (71). Portrait of Thomas Cromwell 1699-1749 (40). Cromwell Museum.

In 1699 Thomas Willoughby 1st Baron Middleton 1672-1729 (26) was appointed as High Sheriff Lincolnshire.

In 1699 Thomas Willoughby 1st Baron Middleton 1672-1729 (26) was elected as MP Lincolnshire.

In 1699 Thomas Wyndham 1686-1752 (13) educated at Eton College, Eton, Windsor, Berkshire.

In 1699 Francis Courtenay 1651-1699 (48) died.

In 1699 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1676-1735 (22) de jure 6th Earl Devon (5C 1553). Anne Bertie Countess Devon -1718 by marriage as Earl Devon (5C 1553).

In 1699 John Cecil 6th Earl Exeter 1674-1721 (24) and Elizabeth Brownlow Countess Exeter 1681-1723 (18) were married.

In 1699 Thomas Herbert 8th Earl Pembroke, 5th Earl Montgomery 1656-1733 (43) was appointed as Lord Privy Seal.

In 1699 Jane Boyle 1699-1780 was born to Charles Boyle 2nd Earl Burlington 1668-1704 (30) and Juliana Noel Countess Burlington 1672-1750 (27).

Before 1696 Jacob Huysmans 1633-1696 (62). Portrait of Jane Boyle 1699-1780 (-3). Teh date somewhat improbable given Huysmans died in 1696.

Around 1683 Godfrey Kneller 1646-1723. Portrait of Charles Boyle 2nd Earl Burlington 1668-1704 (14).

Before 1726. Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (66). Portrait of Charles Boyle 2nd Earl Burlington 1668-1704, Evelyn Pierrepoint 1655-1726 (70) and John Berkeley 3rd Baron Berkeley 1663-1697.

In 1699 Francis Boyle 1st Viscount Shannon 1623-1699 (76) died.

In 1699 Elizabeth Hamilton 1699-1702 was born to James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (40) and Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (19).

In 1699 Jeremiah Dummer 1681-1739 (18) graduated at Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Around 1699 Edward Harley 3rd Earl Oxford and Earl Mortimer 1699-1755 was born to Edward Harley 1664-1735 (34) and Sarah Foley in Bath, Somerset.

In 1699 Martha Morgan Countess Oxford and Countess Mortimer 1699-1744 was born to John Morgan of Tredegar 1671-1720 (27) and Martha Vaughan -1720.

Around 1700 Godfrey Kneller 1646-1723. Portrait of Martha Vaughan -1720.

In 1699 Nicholas Leke 4th Earl Scarsdale 1682-1736 (17) admitted at St John's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

In 1699 Thomas Palmer 4th Baronet Palmer 1682-1723 (16) admitted at Caius College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

In 1699 Lucy Werden Duchess St Albans 1699-1752 was born to John Werden 2nd Baronet Werden 1683-1758 (15).

In 1699 James Chamberlayne 3rd Baronet Chamberlayne 1635-1699 (63) died.

In 1699 William Dalrymple-Crichton 5th Earl Dumfries 1699-1768 was born.

Before 27 Jul 1768 Thomas Hudson 1701-1779 (67). Portrait of William Dalrymple-Crichton 5th Earl Dumfries 1699-1768 (69).

Around 1699 Charles Edwin 1699-1756 was born to Samuel Edwin 1671-1722 (27) and Catherine Montagu.

In 1699 Thomas Windsor 1st Viscount Windsor 1670-1738 (29) was created 1st Viscount Windsor.

In 1699 Michael Hill 1672-1699 (26) died.

In 1699 John Sawbridge 1699-1762 was born.

In 1699 Thomas Smith 1631-1699 (68) died.

In 1699 William Stapleton 3rd Baronet 1674-1699 (24) died. William Stapleton 4th Baronet 1698-1740 (1) succeeded as 4th Baronet Stapleton of Leeward Islands.

In 1699 Isaac Newton Scientist 1642-1727 (56) was appointed Master of the Mint.

In 1699 Christopher Roper 7th Baron Teynham -1699 died. Henry Roper 8th Baron Teynham 1676-1723 (23) succeeded as 8th Baron Teynham of Teynham in Kent.

In 1699 Edwin Sandys 1659-1699 (40) died.

In 1699 Dorothy Savile Countess Burlington 1699-1758 was born to William Savile 2nd Marquess Halifax 1665-1700 (34) and Mary Finch Duchess Roxburghe 1677-.

In 1699 John Fanshawe of Parsloes 1662-1699 (37) died.

In 1699 Robert Knyvet 2nd Baronet Knyvet -1699 died without issue.

In 1699 Alexander Macdonnell 3rd Earl Antrim 1615-1699 (84) died.

After 1699 Abigail Harley 1699- was born to Edward Harley 1664-1735 (34).

After 1699. St Mary the Virgin Church, Elmley, Worcestershire. Monument to Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (70). His remains lie in Crome D'Abitot church. The monument was created by his second wife but rejected by his son. She was, apparently, somewhat imaginative in describing her provenance to the point that the second Earl, son of the first Earl's first wife, refused to have the monument erected over his father's remains. High quality monument including a white marble figure of the Earl reclining on a deep chest in front of a lengthy inscription and under an arch crowned with armorial bearings.Large sub-figures flank the chest and the armorial bearings.Signed by William Stanton 1639-1705 (60).

After 1699. St Mary the Virgin Church, Elmley, Worcestershire. Monument to Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (70). His remains lie in Crome D'Abitot church. The monument was created by his second wife but rejected by his son. She was, apparently, somewhat imaginative in describing her provenance to the point that the second Earl, son of the first Earl's first wife, refused to have the monument erected over his father's remains. High quality monument including a white marble figure of the Earl reclining on a deep chest in front of a lengthy inscription and under an arch crowned with armorial bearings.Large sub-figures flank the chest and the armorial bearings.Signed by William Stanton 1639-1705 (60).

After 1699. St Mary the Virgin Church, Elmley, Worcestershire. Monument to Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (70). His remains lie in Crome D'Abitot church. The monument was created by his second wife but rejected by his son. She was, apparently, somewhat imaginative in describing her provenance to the point that the second Earl, son of the first Earl's first wife, refused to have the monument erected over his father's remains. High quality monument including a white marble figure of the Earl reclining on a deep chest in front of a lengthy inscription and under an arch crowned with armorial bearings.Large sub-figures flank the chest and the armorial bearings.Signed by William Stanton 1639-1705 (60).

After 1699. St Mary the Virgin Church, Elmley, Worcestershire. Monument to Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (70). His remains lie in Crome D'Abitot church. The monument was created by his second wife but rejected by his son. She was, apparently, somewhat imaginative in describing her provenance to the point that the second Earl, son of the first Earl's first wife, refused to have the monument erected over his father's remains. High quality monument including a white marble figure of the Earl reclining on a deep chest in front of a lengthy inscription and under an arch crowned with armorial bearings.Large sub-figures flank the chest and the armorial bearings.Signed by William Stanton 1639-1705 (60).

Jan 1699

On Jan 1699 Edward Worth 1678-1733 (21) was elected as Fellow of the Royal Society.

02 Jan 1699

On 02 Jan 1699 Benedict Calvert 4th Baron Baltimore 1679-1715 (19) and Charlotte Lee Baroness Baltimore 1679-1721 (19) were married. Charlotte Lee Baroness Baltimore 1679-1721 (19) by marriage Baroness Baltimore of Longford in Leinster.

21 Jan 1699

On 21 Jan 1699 Obadiah Walker 1616-1699 (83) died.

Feb 1699

25 Feb 1699

On 25 Feb 1699 Robert Shirley 1673-1699 (25) died of smallpox. Washington Shirley 2nd Earl Ferrers 1677-1729 (21) succeeded as 2nd Earl Ferrers. Mary Levinge Countess Ferrers -1740 by marriage Countess Ferrers.

Around 1704. Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (45). Portrait of Mary Levinge Countess Ferrers -1740.

Apr 1699

04 Apr 1699

On 04 Apr 1699 Edward Phelips 1638-1699 (61) died.

14 Apr 1699

On 14 Apr 1699 Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg III Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 1699-1772 was born to Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg II Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 1676-1732 (22) and Magdalena Augusta Anhalt-Zerbst Anhaltzerbst Duchess Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg at Gotha.

15 Apr 1699

On 15 Apr 1699 Susan Murray 1699-1725 was born to John Murray 1st Duke Atholl 1660-1724 (39) and Catherine Hamilton Duchess Atholl 1662-1707 (37).

17 Apr 1699

On 17 Apr 1699 Francis Edwardes 4th Baronet 1699-1734 was born to Francis Edwardes 3rd Baronet -1701.

On 17 Apr 1699 Laurence Barry 3rd Earl Barrymore 1664-1699 (35) died. James Barry 4th Earl Barrymore 1667-1748 (32) succeeded as 4th Earl Barrymore.

25 Apr 1699

On 25 Apr 1699 William Brownlow 1699-1726 was born to William Brownlow 4th Baronet Brownlow 1665-1701 (33) and Dorothy Mason Baronetess Brownlow 1667-1700 (32).

Before 1726 Enoch "The Younger" Seeman 1694-1744 (31). Portrait of William Brownlow 1699-1726 (26).

Around 1685. John Riley 1646-1691 (39). Portrait of William Brownlow 4th Baronet Brownlow 1665-1701 (19).

Around 1685 John Closterman 1660-1711 (25). Portrait of William Brownlow 4th Baronet Brownlow 1665-1701 (19).

Around 1685. John Riley 1646-1691 (39). Portrait of Dorothy Mason Baronetess Brownlow 1667-1700 (18).

Around 1685 John Closterman 1660-1711 (25). Portrait of Dorothy Mason Baronetess Brownlow 1667-1700 (18).

Before 1700. Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (40). Portrait of Dorothy Mason Baronetess Brownlow 1667-1700 (32).

27 Apr 1699

On 27 Apr 1699 Thomas Belasyse 1st Earl Fauconberg 1699-1774 was born to Thomas Belasyse 3rd Viscount Fauconberg -1718.

May 1699

On May 1699 Charles Berkeley 1679-1699 (19) died.

06 May 1699

On 06 May 1699 Victor Amadeus Savoy 1699-1715 was born to Victor Amadeus King Sardinia 1666-1732 (32) and Anne Marie Bourbon Queen Consort Sardinia 1669-1728 (29) at Turin.

On 06 May 1699 Thomas Leveson-Gower 1699-1727 was born to John Leveson-Gower 1st Baron Gower 1675-1709 (24) and Catherine Manners Baroness Gower 1675-1722 (24).

10 May 1699

On 10 May 1699 Frances Thynne Duchess Somerset 1699-1754 was born to Henry Thynne 1675-1708 (24) and Grace Strode -1725.

25 May 1699

On 25 May 1699 Bussy Mansel 1623-1699 (75) died.

On 25 May 1699 Pattee Byng 2nd Viscount Torrington 1699-1747 was born to George Byng 1st Viscount Torrington 1663-1733 (36).

Jun 1699

In Jun 1699 George Evelyn 1641-1699 (57) died.

04 Jun 1699

On 04 Jun 1699 George Evelyn 1617-1699 (81) died.

06 Jun 1699

On 06 Jun 1699 Charles Cornwallis 4th Baron Cornwallis 1675-1722 (24) and Charlotte Butler Baroness Cornwallis 1679-1725 (20) were married. Charlotte Butler Baroness Cornwallis 1679-1725 (20) by marriage Baroness Cornwallis.

22 Jun 1699

On 22 Jun 1699 Josiah Child Merchant 1631-1699 (68) died.

Jul 1699

02 Jul 1699

On 02 Jul 1699 Hortense Mancini 1646-1699 (53) died.

In 1694 Godfrey Kneller 1646-1723. Portrait of Hortense Mancini 1646-1699 (47).

12 Jul 1699

Before 12 Jul 1699 Charles Lyon 6th Earl Strathmore and Kinghorne 1699-1728 was born to John Lyon 4th Earl Strathmore and Kinghorne 1663-1712 (36) and Elizabeth Stanhope Countess Strathmore and Kinghorne 1663-1723 (36).

18 Jul 1699

On 18 Jul 1699 William Waller 1639-1699 (60) died.

Aug 1699

On Aug 1699 Robert Shirley 1st Earl Ferrers 1650-1717 (48) and Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (18) were married. Selina Finch Countess Ferrers 1681-1762 (18) by marriage Baroness Ferrers Chartley.

06 Aug 1699

On 06 Aug 1699 Albert Saxe-Gotha Duke Saxe-Coburg 1648-1699 (51) died at Coburg. John Ernest Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld IV Duke Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld 1658-1729 (40) succeeded as IV Duke Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld.

13 Aug 1699

On 13 Aug 1699 Mademoiselle d'Alais Bourbon-Condé-Conti 1697-1699 (1) died.

25 Aug 1699

On 25 Aug 1699 Christian V King Denmark and Norway 1646-1699 (53) died. Frederick IV King Denmark and Norway 1671-1730 (27) succeeded as IV King Denmark and Norway.

26 Aug 1699

On 26 Aug 1699 Léopold Lorraine 1699-1700 was born to Leopold Lorraine Duke Lorraine 1679-1729 (19) and Élisabeth Charlotte Bourbon Duchess Lorraine 1676-1744 (22).

Around 1700.Pierre Gobert 1662-1744 (38). Portrait of Élisabeth Charlotte Bourbon Duchess Lorraine 1676-1744 (23).

31 Aug 1699

Before 31 Aug 1699 John Newton 2nd Baronet 1626-1699 (73) and Mary Eyre 1627-1712 (72) were married.

On 31 Aug 1699 John Newton 2nd Baronet 1626-1699 (73) died.

Sep 1699

03 Sep 1699

On 03 Sep 1699 Penelope Berkeley -1699 died.

11 Sep 1699

On 11 Sep 1699 Andrew Newport 1620-1699 (79) died.

29 Sep 1699

On 29 Sep 1699 Charles Calvert 5th Baron Baltimore 1699-1751 was born to Benedict Calvert 4th Baron Baltimore 1679-1715 (20) and Charlotte Lee Baroness Baltimore 1679-1721 (20).

Oct 1699

On Oct 1699 James Annesley 3rd Earl Anglesey 1674-1702 (25) and Catherine Darnley Duchess Buckingham and Normandby 1680-1743 (19) were married. Catherine Darnley Duchess Buckingham and Normandby 1680-1743 (19) by marriage Countess Anglesey (2C 1661).

01 Oct 1699

On 01 Oct 1699 Robert Rich 2nd Baronet 1648-1699 (51) died. Charles Rich 3rd Baronet Rich 1680-1706 (19) succeeded as 3rd Baronet Rich of London.

08 Oct 1699

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (66). Portrait of Isabella Sackville Countess Northampton 1622-1719 (77).

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (66). Portrait of Elizabeth Carey Baroness Savile 1570-1586.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (66). Portrait of Elizabeth Carey Baroness Savile 1570-1586.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (66) (attributed). Portrait of Nell Gwyn 1650-1687.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (66) (attributed). Portrait of Nell Gwyn 1650-1687.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (66) died at her house in Pall Mall, St James', Westminster.

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (66). Portrait of Harry Mordaunt 1663-1720 (36).

Before 08 Oct 1699 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (66). Portrait of Harry Mordaunt 1663-1720 (36).

On 08 Oct 1699 Mary Cradock 1633-1699 was buried at St James' Church under the communion table..

18 Oct 1699

On 18 Oct 1699 John Bankes 1st Baronet 1627-1699 (72) died.

23 Oct 1699

On 23 Oct 1699 John Verney 1699-1741 was born to George Verney 20th Baron Latimer, 12th Baron Willoughby Broke 1659-1728 (40) and Margaret Heath Baroness Latimer, Baroness Willoughby Broke at Brasted, Kent.

Nov 1699

04 Nov 1699

On 04 Nov 1699 Elizabeth Greville Baroness Guildford -1699 died.

08 Nov 1699

On 08 Nov 1699 John Philipps 6th Baronet Philips 1699-1764 was born to John Philipps 4th Baronet Philips 1666-1737 (33).

On 08 Nov 1699 Erasmus Philipps 5th Baronet Philips 1699-1743 was born to John Philipps 4th Baronet Philips 1666-1737 (33).

09 Nov 1699

On 09 Nov 1699 Robert Kemp 4th Baronet Kemp 1699-1752 was born to Robert Kemp 3rd Baronet Kemp 1667-1734 (32).

13 Nov 1699

On 13 Nov 1699 Paul Foley Ironmaster 1645-1699 (54) died.

30 Nov 1699

On 30 Nov 1699 Bridget Sutton Duchess Rutland 1699-1734 was born to Robert Sutton 2nd Baron Lexington 1662-1723 (37) and Margaret Hungerford Baroness Lexington -1703.

Dec 1699

In Dec 1699 Samuel Pytts 1674-1729 (25) was elected MP Hereford.

10 Dec 1699

On 10 Dec 1699 Christian VI King Denmark and Norway 1699-1746 was born to Frederick IV King Denmark and Norway 1671-1730 (28).

16 Dec 1699

On 16 Dec 1699 George Villiers 4th Viscount Grandison 1617-1699 (82) died. On 16 Dec 1699 John Villiers 1st Earl Grandison 1684-1766 (15) succeeded as 5th Viscount Grandison.

On 16 Dec 1699 Nathaniel Fiennes 1608-1669 (91) died.