December 5th – Time Travel Series: Travel back to Regency Era

This week on the Time Travel Series, Brad completed research to take us back to what the Regency Era would have been like for Meghan.

Meghan is a 33 year old woman, who would have been married to a merchant, living in England. No matter how glamorous shows like Bridgerton and any writings from Jane Austen make that time period out to be – for majority of Britons (and really, anyone), it was miserable. Watch the video below to find out why!

Bibliography

https://www.historyextra.com/period/georgian/regency-inequality-the-gap-between-rich-and-poor-in-georgian-britain/

https://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/news/day-history-mount-tambora-explosively-erupts-1815

Three things you didn’t know about the American Revolution

https://www.britannica.com/place/United-Kingdom/William-Pitt-the-Younger

https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/private-lives/yourcountry/overview/pressgangs-/

https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/private-lives/relationships/overview/propertychildren/

https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/electionsvoting/womenvote/overview/thevote/

https://www.bl.uk/romantics-and-victorians/articles/manchester-in-the-19th-century

 

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