Events noted in 1802

The event pages are experimental; the OCR errors in the text mean this is incomplete and unreliable but I offer it in the hopes that it will be of some use. Events shown include births and deaths of people with their own entries, and also the publication dates of some of the works cited.

1801 1803


Publication: “Bulletin des Societés savantes de Marseilles et de departements du Midi,” by Achard, Claude Francis physician

Died: Adair, James Makittrick physician

Died: Æpinus, Francis-Marie-Ulrick-Theodore physician

Died: Alvensleben, Philip Charles Count D' statesman

Died: Arnald, Richard divine (17141756)

Died: Arnold, Samuel composer

Publication: “La nouvelle mecanique de l'homme et des animaux,” by Barthes De Marmorions, Paul Joseph physician

Publication: “L'Histoire des maladies goutteuses,” by Barthes De Marmorions, Paul Joseph physician

Publication: “Elnathan, ou les ages de Phomme, trad, du Chaldeen,” by Barthes De Marmorions, Paul Joseph physician

Died: Basire, James engraver

Died: Batsch, Augustus John George Charles a learned contributor to the science of Botany

Publication: “Histoire de la mesure du temps par les horologes,” by Berthoud, Ferdinand an eminent French marine clock-maker

Died: Boccage, Mary-Anne Le Page, Du an eminent literary lady of France

Publication: “Supplement to Dr. Johnson’s Dictionary,” by Boucher, Jonathan clergyman

Died: Butler, John bishop

Died: Calonne, Charles Alexander De an eminent but unfortunate French minister

Publication: “Memoire sur la collection des grands et petits voyages,” by Camus, Antony Le physician

Publication: “Discourses on the Providence and Government of God.” by Cappe, Newcome a dissenting minister of the Socinian persuasion

Publication: “Amelia Mansfield,” by Cottin, Sophia De a French lady of considerable talents

Died: D'Argonne

Died: Dermody, Thomas poet

Publication: “Reflections upon the State of Religion in Christendom, &c. at the commencement of the nineteenth century of the Christian sera,” by Evanson, Edward one of the most determined opponents of revealed religion in modern times (?–1805)

Publication: “He was a promoter and panegyrist of the revolutionary system, the friend, the companion, the adviser of the pro-consuls, who carried throughout France, fire and sword, devastation and death.” by Fabre D'Eglantine, Philip Francis Nazaire one of the agents in the French revolution

Died: Feller, Francis Xavier De an ex-jesuit

Publication: “Zoonomia.” by Garnham, Rev. Robert Edward divine

Died: Gerdil, Hyacinth Sigismond cardinal

Died: Girtin, Thomas an ingenious young landscapepainter

Publication: “Essai sur les monumens Typographiques de Gutenberg,” by Guttenberg, John called also Gænsfleisch de Sulgeloch

Died: Hunter, Henry preacher

Died: Johnstone, James physician

Died: Knowles, Thomas was a native of Ely

Died: Law, John usually known by the name of the projector (?–1729)

Died: Monro, Alexander, M. D. anatomist

Died: Paterson, Samuel a gentleman who deserves honourable notice in the literary history of his country

Publication: “Alfred, an epic poem in six books,” by Pye, Henry James poet

Publication: “Verses on several subjects, written in the vicinity of Stoke Park, in the summer and autumn of 1801,” by Pye, Henry James poet

Publication: “Heads from the Fresco pictures of Raffaello in the Vatican,” by Raphael whose family name was Sanzio (?–1520)

Publication: “Drammi Musicale,” by Rinuccini, Ottavio poet

Publication: “Ancient English Metrical Romances; selected and published by Joseph Ritson,” by Ritson, Joseph critic

Died: Romney, George artist

Died: Roussel, Peter physician

Died: Thew, Robert engraver

Publication: “Address;” by Watson, Richard prelate

Died: Wildbore, Charles mathematician (1717–?)

Publication: “Notes of Opinions delivered in different courts,” by Wilmot, John Eardley lawyer

Publication: “Sermons on the Dignity of Man,” by Zollikofer, George Joachim divine