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A. D. man below the Chair (next after Sir About this Time died Sir Robert Car 1740. George Champion) and Alderman bett, Bart. one of the Commissioners
Heathcote; but the Court of Aldermen of the Customs : The Right Horse
all the Hereditary Dominions of the Sir Cbaloner Ogle failed with the House of Austria, in puricerca Fleet and Transports towards the of the Pragmatick Sanction. Bu End of October, in order to join Vice. her Title to some of these DonicAdmiral Vernon. He arrived at St. ons is disputed by some of the Pris Cbriftopher's the latter End of Decem. ces of the Empire, which has proc: ber, where Lord Cathcart, Comman. ced a War in that part of Europe. der in Chief of the Land Forces, di.
On the 17th of the fame Mosch ed after some Days Illness, and the the Czarina departed this Life
, ba. Command devolved upon Brigadier ving by her Will named the yoT General Wentworth. They arrived Prince Ivan or John, Son of Dak: at Port-Royal, and joined Admiral Anthony Ulrick of Brunjuick byta Vernon, in January following. Princess Anne of Meclixberg (:
His Majesty arrived at St. James's was but three Months old) her sur from Hanover, on the 13th of O&o- ceffor in the Empire, and appo: ber.
ed the Duke of Courlard to be RA : Her Serene Highness Magdalen gent; but he was soon turned os Augufia of Anbalı Zerbst, Dutchess and the Regency conferred on Dowager of Saxe-Gotha, Mother Princess Anne, the young Co to her Royal Highness the Princess Mother. And since that, a mere er: of Wales, died fome Time be traordinary Revolution has happen fore,
ed, the young Czar being depce, A general Embargo was laid on and the Princess Elizabeib planta all Shipping in the Ports of Ireland, upon the Rufian Throne. as the only Expedient to prevent the The Parliament met on NM18 Exportation of the Beef of that and his Majetty opened the SetCountry to foreign Parts.
with a most gracious Speec George Bubb Doddington Esq; re. This was the latt Session of en figned his Place of one of the Com- Parliament. His Majesty pronto miffioners of the Treasury. gued it on the 25th of 4
following, and three Days after jesty's Forces in Ireland: Also the A. D. it was diffolved by Proclamation. Reverend Dr. Daniel Waterland, 1740.
In November died Sir John Comyns, Archdeacon of Middlesex, a famous
Carolina. We are glad to conclude
Lady Arabella committed to the
Tower 186, her Death ibid.
Soldiers by Conftantine
190 and heads a Rebellion there, ibid.
379 Arthur, an heroick Britif Prince 25
481 Atterbury, Dr. Francis, Bishop of
Main by Ethelfrid
the Dispute between the King Cambridge University, and the fo
and him 63, is killed 64 veral Colleges thereof, by when
446 Canute the Dane, King of End
619 45, assembled the Peers a: Os
150 ting on che Sea Shore, and com-
the Dutch 226, performs brave back, ibid. was liberal to the
231 Capel (Lord) beheaded
609. Her Death
Infanta 187, returns 188, E2
372 ried 189, crowned 190, the Cos:
2, derived from the Gauls, ibid. ces 191, the King grants Redreis
ibid. diffolved 193, Projects for
ligion, which displeases ich
VIII 155, accused of Incest and Ship Money levied, ibid. fome
ibid. Scotland upon reading the Litur-
gy, ibid. the Scots Covenant 193,
Prince 26, his Statue set up Covenanters arm against the
ibid. King, ibid. the King raises a
took the Habit of Religion, and ibid. Peace, ibid. disbands bis
ibid. Army, ibid. Parliament of Eg
122 Scots defeat the King's Forces
26 196, Treaty with the Scots, ibid.
2 The long Parliament began, itd.
the King paffes the Bill of At-
tainder againft the Earl of Stret