Anthony Willis family tree » Grace Birkhead (1690-1771)

Personal data Grace Birkhead 

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Ancestors (and descendant) of Grace Birkhead

James Birkhead
1663-± 1736

Grace Birkhead


Edward Prince
± 1681-1758

Elizabeth Prince
± 1702-????

Household of Grace Birkhead

She is married to Edward Prince.

on August 12, 1716 at Woolley, St Peter with West Bretton, Yorkshire, England, she was 26 years old.Source 1


  1. Elizabeth Prince  ± 1702-???? 

Notes about Grace Birkhead

Potential MotherGrace BirkenheadBirth 11 May 1690 • Wooley, Yorkshire, , EnglandDeath Nov 1771 • Wath Upon Dearne, Yorkshire, EnglandFamilySpouse & Childrenedward prince1682-1758Ann Prince1717-John Edward Prince1719-1763Elizabeth Prince1721-

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  1. West Yorkshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1512-1812,, West Yorkshire Archive Service; Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; Yorkshire Parish Records; New Reference Number: WDP181/1/1/1

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Historical context

  • Stadhouder Prins Willem III (Huis van Oranje) was from 1672 till 1702 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • In the year 1690: Source: Wikipedia
    • February 3 » The colony of Massachusetts issues the first paper money in the Americas.
    • February 15 » Constantin Cantemir, Prince of Moldavia, and the Holy Roman Empire sign a secret treaty in Sibiu, stipulating that Moldavia would support the actions led by the House of Habsburg against the Ottoman Empire.
    • June 14 » King William III of England (William of Orange) lands in Ireland to confront the former King James II.
    • July 1 » Glorious Revolution: Battle of the Boyne in Ireland (as reckoned under the Julian calendar).
    • August 24 » Job Charnock of the East India Company establishes a factory in Calcutta, an event formerly considered the founding of the city (in 2003 the Calcutta High Court ruled that the city's foundation date is unknown).
    • September 25 » Publick Occurrences Both Forreign and Domestick, the first newspaper to appear in the Americas, is published for the first and only time.

  • The temperature on August 12, 1716 was about 17.0 °C. Source: KNMI
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    Van 1702 tot 1747 kende Nederland (ookwel Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden) zijn Tweede Stadhouderloze Tijdperk.
  • In the year 1716: Source: Wikipedia
    • July 8 » The Battle of Dynekilen forces Sweden to abandon its invasion of Norway.
    • August 5 » Austro-Turkish War (1716–1718): One-fifth of a Turkish army and the Grand Vizier are killed in the Battle of Petrovaradin.
    • August 21 » Seventh Ottoman–Venetian War: The arrival of naval reinforcements and the news of the Battle of Petrovaradin force the Ottomans to abandon the Siege of Corfu, thus preserving the Ionian Islands under Venetian rule.

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