Some Events that John Locke Influenced or Lived

Events

British Civil Wars

1642 - 1651

Attended Westminster School in London

1647 - 1652

The Publishing of Hobbes' Leviathan

1651

Cromwell's reign begins (Protectorate)

1653 - 1659

Cromwell's Death

1658

Locke's Two Tracts on Government

1660

Restoration of the English Monarchy; Charles II

1660

Essays on the Law of Nature

1663

Great Fire of London

1666

An Essay on Toleration

1667

Becomes a Member of Lord Ashley's household

1667

John Locke becomes Secretary to Lords Proprietors of Carolina

1671 - 1675

Declaration of Indulgence

1672

John Locke writes the Epistola de Tolerantia

1685

Death of Charles II

1685

Glorious Revolution

1688 - 1689

Appointed Commissioner of Excise Appeals

1689

Accession of William and Mary; Bill of Rights

1689

Became a Member of Board of Trade & Plantations

1696 - 1700

Death of Locke

1701

Death of William III

1702