1662 in England
Events from the year 1662 in the Kingdom of England.
Act of Uniformity 1662
The Act of Uniformity 1662 (14 Car 2 c 4) was an Act of the Parliament of England. It is also cited as 13 & 14 Ch.2 c. 4, 19 May 1662. It prescribed the form of public prayers, administration of s...
Licensing of the Press Act 1662
The Licensing of the Press Act 1662 is an Act of the Parliament of England (14 Car. II. c. 33), long title "An Act for preventing the frequent Abuses in printing seditious treasonable and unlicensed B...
Great Ejection
The Great Ejection followed the Act of Uniformity 1662 in England. Two thousand Puritan ministers left their positions as Church of England clergy, following the changes after the restoration to power...
Great Ejection - Wikipedia
Streets, London and Westminster Act 1662
The Commissioners of Scotland Yard was the informal name for the Commissioners for the Streets and Wayes, a body of improvement commissioners established in 1662 to manage and regulate various areas r...
Streets, London and Westminster Act 1662 - Wikipedia
City of London Militia Act 1662
The City of London Militia Act 1662 (14 Car 2 c 3) is an Act of the Parliament of England.This Act was partly in force in Great Britain at the end of 2010.
City of London Militia Act 1662 - Wikipedia
Osborn baronets
The Osborne, later Osborn Baronetcy, of Chicksands in the County of Bedford, is a title in the Baronetage of England. It was created on 11 February 1662 for John Osborne, subsequently Remembrancer to ...
Osborn baronets - Wikipedia
Lawson-Tancred baronets
The Tancred, later Lawson-Tancred Baronetcy, of Boroughbridge in the County of York, is a title in the Baronetage of England. It was created on 17 November 1662 for Thomas Tancred. He was a descendant...
Bury St. Edmunds witch trials
The Bury St Edmunds witch trials were a series of trials conducted intermittently between the years 1599 and 1694 in the town of Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk, England.Two specific trials in 1645 and 166...
Bury St. Edmunds witch trials - Wikipedia
Brooke baronets
There have been six baronetcies created for persons with the surname Brooke, one in the Baronetage of England, one in the Baronetage of Ireland and four in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. As of...
Musaeum Tradescantianum
The Musaeum Tradescantianum was the first museum open to the public to be established in England. Located in Vauxhall in south London, it comprised a collection of curiosities assembled by John Trades...
Highways Act 1662
The Highways Act 1662 (14 Car. 2 c. 6) is an Act of the Parliament of England. The Act was repealed by the Statute Law Revision Act 1863 and is no longer in force.
Cocks baronets
There have been two baronetcies created for persons with the surname Cocks, one in the Baronetage of England and one in the Baronetage of Great Britain. One creation is extant as of 2008.The Cocks Bar...
103rd Regiment of Foot (Royal Bombay Fusiliers)
The 103rd Regiment of Foot (Royal Bombay Fusiliers), "the Old Toughs", was an infantry regiment of the British Army from 1862 to 1881, when it was amalgamated into The Royal Dublin Fusiliers. The regi...
Trevelyan baronets
There have been two baronetcies created for members of the Trevelyan family, one in the Baronetage of England and one in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. As of 2014 both creations are extant.
Trevelyan baronets - Wikipedia
Poor Relief Act 1662
The Poor Relief Act 1662 (14 Car 2 c 12) was an Act of the Cavalier Parliament of England. It was an Act for the Better Relief of the Poor of this Kingdom and is also known as the Settlement Act or, m...