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Events from the 1600s in England. Contents. [hide]. 1 Incumbents; 2 Events; 3 Births; 4 Deaths ... Elizabeth was never married and had no children, neither did her only ... He is found guilty but his life is spared by the King at this time and he is ... in the drowning of an estimated 2,000 people, with 200 square miles (518 km2) ...


During the 17th century the population of England and Wales grew steadily. ... In 1600 people in London walked from one street to another or if they could afford it they traveled by .... Even in Stuart times some people did live to their 70s or 80s.


However for the poor in Tudor England life did not improve. .... In 1500 the town was encompassed by its walls but by 1600 rich men had built houses along the ...


About 650 BC a people called the Celts migrated to England. ... In the Middle Ages most people lived in the countryside and made a living from farming ... By 1530 the population of England and Wales had risen to around 3 million and by 1600 ...


Economy and society in early modern England ... By 1600 about 200,000 people lived there, and London continued to grow despite losing about ... Though not tax -exempt, the nobility did possess important privileges, including the right to sit in ...


In the 1600s people were not very rich, and did not live in very good conditions, there houses were made out of wood and were mostly broken down.


Here are some facts about life in the 1500's: ... 8) Most people did not have pewter plates, but had trenchers, a piece of wood with the middle scooped out like a ...


See how key events in British history have affected the size of the population. ... in 1801, in England, Wales and Scotland, all population figures are estimates. ... For much of this period most of the population lived in the countryside, with London ... Death level, and there were steady increases during the 1600s and 1700s.


What was family life in 17th century Europe like if you were outside of the narrow ... However, while wealthy households often included 10 or more people, poor homes had only 5 or 6. ... In England, it was later (age 10), but all were gone by age 15. ... The overwhelming majority of families did not live in castles like Hamlet.