Thomas Ollive

Maleabout February 1728–

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Ollive was born about February 1728, in Sussex, England, his father, James Ollive, was 26 and his mother, Ann Jeffry, was 29.

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James Ollive
Ann Jeffry
Thomas Ollive
Frances Ollyffe
Catherine Olive
Mary Ollive
Ann Olive
Elizabeth Olive
Michael Ollive
James Ollive
Sarah Ollive
Margaret Ollive
John Ollive

Sources (2)

  • Thomas Ollive, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Thomas Ollive, "England, Sussex, Parish Registers, 1538-1910"

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Siblings (11)

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World Events (8)

1752 · Gregorian Calendar is Adopted

Age 24

Gregorian calendar was adopted in England in 1752. That year, Wednesday, September 2, 1752, was followed by Thursday, September 14th, 1752, which caused the country to skip ahead eleven days.

1754 · Seven Years' War

Age 26

The Seven Years' War began as a North American conflict then stretched between England and France. England, along with allies, battled France in America, India, and Europe, making it arguably the first global war. The conflict ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris in 1763 and England was victorious. The Seven Years' war ultimately led to discontent in the colonies and the American Revolution.

1770 · Boston Tea Party

Age 42

Thousands of British troops were sent to Boston to enforce Britain's tax laws. Taxes were repealed on all imports to the American Colonies except tea. Americans, disguised as Native Americans, dumped chests of tea imported by the East India Company into the Boston Harbor in protest. This escalated tensions between the American Colonies and the British government.

Name Meaning

English: see Olive .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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