Maria CharltonAge: 841817–1901
- Maria Charlton
- Given names
- Married Name
- Maria Dickinson
|Birth|| about 1817|
Folkingham, Lincolnshire, England
|History|| 1819 (Age 2)|
Note: Peterloo Massacre of Corn Law protestors.
|History|| 1820 (Age 3)|
Note: George IV succeeds George III on his death
|History|| 1821 (Age 4)|
Note: Napoleon dies.
|History|| 1829 (Age 12)|
Note: Peel establishes the Metropolitan Police.
|History|| 1830 (Age 13)|
Note: George IV dies, his brother William IV succeeds.<br />Manchester - Liverpool Railway (first in England).
|History|| 1832 (Age 15)|
Note: First Reform Bill: adds 10 pound/year householders to the voting rolls and reapportions Parliamentary representation much more fairly, doing away with most rotten and pocket boroughs. Adds 217,000 voters to an electorate of 435,000.
|History|| 1833 (Age 16)|
Note: Slavery abolished throughout the British Empire.<br />Factory Act.
|History|| 1834 (Age 17)|
Note: New Poor Law.<br />Houses of Parliament burn down.
|History|| 1837 (Age 20)|
Note: William IV dies, succeeded by his niece, Victoria.
|History|| 1838 (Age 21)|
Note: Regular Atlantic steamship service begins.
|History|| 1839 (Age 22)|
Note: Anti-Corn-Law League founded.
|Marriage||John Dickinson - View family|
between July 1840 and September 1840 (Age 23)
Bourne R D, Lincolnshire, England
|History|| 1840 (Age 23)|
Note: Queen Victoria marries her cousin Albert, who becomes Prince Consort.<br />Penny post started.<br />S.F.B. Morse invents the telegraph.<br />Grammar Schools Act.
|History|| 1842 (Age 25)|
Note: Chartist Riots.<br />Copyright Act.<br />Potato Failure in Europe, starvation in Ireland. Corn Laws (which had kept up the price of grain) repealed.
|History|| 1849 (Age 32)|
Note: Gold discovered in California and Australia.
|History|| 1850 (Age 33)|
Note: Telegraph cable laid under English Channel.
|History|| 1851 (Age 34)|
Note: Great Exhibition (Crystal Palace).
|History|| 1853 (Age 36)|
Note: Crimean War.
|History|| 1855 (Age 38)|
Note: Livingston discovers Victoria Falls.
|History|| 1857 (Age 40)|
Note: The Mutiny (India).
|History|| 1858 (Age 41)|
Note: First Atlantic cable laid.
|History|| 1861 (Age 44)|
Note: Albert dies, Victoria retires into mourning.<br />American Civil War.
|Birth of a son|
| about 1862 (Age 45)|
Stonesby, Leicestershire, England
son - Edward Dickinson
|History|| 1862 (Age 45)|
Note: Bismarck becomes Prussian premier.
|History|| 1864 (Age 47)|
Note: Geneva Convention establishes Red Cross.
|History|| 1867 (Age 50)|
Note: Telegraph cable laid under the Atlantic.<br />Second Reform Bill: enfranchises many workingmen, adds 938,000 to an electorate of 1,057,000 in England and Wales. (Disraeli's legislation)
|History|| 1869 (Age 52)|
Note: Suez Canal opened.
|History|| 1869 (Age 52)|
Note: Union Pacific Railway completed in U.S.
|History|| 1870 (Age 53)|
Note: Forster's Elementary Education Act establishes School Boards.<br />Franco-Prussian War.
|History|| 1871 (Age 54)|
Note: Trade unions legalised.<br />Newcastle engineers strike for a nine-hour day.<br />Germany unified.
|History|| 1876 (Age 59)|
Note: Victoria named Empress of India.<br />Edison invents the phonograph.<br />Compulsory school attendance in Great Britain.
|History|| 1877 (Age 60)|
Note: Transvaal annexed.
|History|| 1879 (Age 62)|
Note: Zulu war.
|History|| 1880 (Age 63)|
Note: War with Transvaal.
|History|| 1882 (Age 65)|
Note: Married Women's Property Act enables women to buy, own, and sell property, and to keep their own earnings.
|Marriage of a son||Edward Dickinson - View family|
between October 1882 and December 1882 (Age 65)
Grantham, Lincolnshire, England
son - Edward Dickinson
daughter-in-law - Susannah "Susan" Bradford
|History|| 1883 (Age 66)|
Note: Mahdi Rebellion in the Sudan.
|History|| 1884 (Age 67)|
Note: Third Reform Act and Redistribution Act extend vote to agricultural workers, electorate tripled.
|History|| 1885 (Age 68)|
Note: Fall of Khartoum.
|History|| 1886 (Age 69)|
Note: First (Irish) Home Rule bill rejected.
|History|| 1887 (Age 70)|
Note: Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee.
|History|| 1889 (Age 72)|
Note: London dock workers and match girls strike for 6d./hour.
|Death of a husband|| between April 1894 and June 1894 (Age 77)|
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, England
husband - John Dickinson
|History|| 1897 (Age 80)|
Note: Victoria's Diamond Jubilee.
|History|| 1898 (Age 81)|
Note: Spanish-American War.
|History|| 1899 (Age 82)|
Note: Boer war.
|History|| 1901 (Age 84)|
Note: Victoria dies, Edward Prince of Wales succeeds.
|Death|| between April 1901 and June 1901 (Age 84) Age: 80|
Leicester, Leicestershire, England
|Family with John Dickinson - View family|
Birth before 3 May 1818 Stonesby, Leicestershire, England
Death between April 1894 and June 1894 (Age 75) Age: 74 Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, England
Birth about 1817 Folkingham, Lincolnshire, England
Death between April 1901 and June 1901 (Age 84) Age: 80 Leicester, Leicestershire, England
Marriage: between July 1840 and September 1840 — Bourne R D, Lincolnshire, England
22 years#1 son
Birth about 1862 43 45 Stonesby, Leicestershire, England
Death between July 1924 and September 1924 (Age 62) Age: 63 Grantham, Lincolnshire, England