Events noted in 1812

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.

1811 1813


Publication: “Junius’s Letters,” by Draper, Sir William lieutenant-general and K. B. was educated at Eton

Died: Duncombe, John was born 1730

Died: Dutens, Lewis a gentleman of considerable literary and political knowledge

Died: Gudin, De La Brenellerie, Paul Philip writer

Publication: “Considerations on the Life and Death of Abel, Enoch and Noah,” by Horneck, Dr. Anthony divine

Publication: “Tracts in controversy with Dr. Priestley, upon the historical question of the belief of the first ages in our Lord’s Divinity, originally published in the years 17S3, 1784, and 1786: afterwards revised and augmented, with a large addition of notes and supplemental disquisitions; by the author. The third edition. To which is added, an Appendix by the rev. Heneage Horsley,” by Horsley, Samuel prelate

Died: Jerningham, Edward poet

Died: Levesque, Peter Charles writer

Died: Malus, Stephen Louis mathematician

Died: Parsons, Philip divine

Publication: “These letters are very well calculated to mislead the unlearned reader, by abstract questions, gratuitous assertions, and hypothetical examples, but communicate nothing on the score of authority, which bears any comparison with the unanimous consent of the Greek fathers; and nothing at all which has any pretence to grammatical observation.” by Sharp, Granville eminent as a Christian

Publication: “Memoirs of William Stevens, esq.” by Stevens, William a very worthy

Died: Tooke, John Horne a man of very considerable literary abilities

Died: Willan, Robert physician