♂ John Davis Bourne

1794 - 1877

 

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John Davis Bourne
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Parents
William Bourne
William Bourne
1753 - 1826
Catherine Bourne
Catherine Bourne
1765 - 1834
Spouse
Nancy Higbee
Nancy Higbee
1797 - 1868
Children
Joseph Stultz Bourne
Joseph Stultz Bourne
1823 - 1896
Frances Jane Bourne
Frances Jane Bourne
1825 - 1859
John J Bourne
John J Bourne
1836 - 1917
Siblings
Morton Bourne
Morton Bourne
1783 - 1856
Ann Nancy Bourne
Ann Nancy Bourne
1801 - 1870

1820


Age: 25y
1820 • 18,957 black slaves leave Luanda, Angola.

1820


Dec 30
Age: 26y
1820 Mount Rainier erupts over what is today Seattle.

1821


Dec 19
Age: 27y

1823


Feb 27
Age: 28y
1823 • Explorer James Weddell's expedition to Antarctica reaches latitude 74°15' S and longitude 34°16'45" W: the southernmost position any ship had reached before, a record that will hold for more than 80 years.
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1825


Age: 30y
1825 Malden Island (an uninhabited island in the central Pacific Ocean) is discovered.

1836


Sep 17
Age: 42y
1836 Eugène Schneider and his brother Adolphe Schneider purchase a bankrupt ironworks near the town of Le Creusot in the Burgundy region of France and found the steelworks and engineering company Schneider Frères & Cie.

1841


Aug 20
Age: 47y
1841 • The sixth bishop of Calcutta, Daniel Wilson, and Dr. James Taylor, Civil Surgeon at Dhaka, establish the first modern educational institution in the Indian subcontinent, Dhaka College.

1841


Sep 26
Age: 47y
1841 • Scottish surgeon James Braid first sees a demonstration of animal magnetism by Charles Lafontaine in Manchester, which leads to his study of the phenomenon that he (Braid) eventually calls hypnotism.

1841


Sep 26
Age: 47y
1841 Queen's University is founded in Kingston, Ontario, by Rev. Thomas Liddell, who carries a Royal Charter from Queen Victoria and becomes the school's first principal.

1850


Age: 55y

1860


Age: 65y
1860 Charles Dickens publishes the first installment of Great Expectations in his magazine All the Year Round.

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