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A Chronology of
Sherlock Holmes by
William S. Baring-Gould
Compiled by
James Hoy, MD

 
EARLY HOLMES

                1.   GLOR: Sun, Jul 12 to Tues, Aug 4, & Tues, Sept 22, 1874
                2.   MUSG: Thur, Oct 2, 1879

THE PARTNERSHIP  
TO DR. WATSON'S FIRST MARRIAGE

                3.   STUD: Fri, Mar 4, to Mon, Mar 7, 1881
                4.   SPEC: Fri, Apr 6, 1883
                5.   RESI: Wed, Oct 6 to Thur, Oct 7, 1886 
                6.   NOBL: Fri, Oct 8, 1886
                7.   SECO: Tues, Oct 12, to Fri, Oct 15, 1886

FROM DR. WATSON'S FIRST MARRIAGE 
TO THE DEATH OF THE FIRST MRS. WATSON

                8.   REIG: Thur, Apr 14 to Tues Apr 26, 1887
                9.   SCAN: Fri, May 20 to Sun, May 22, 1887
                10. TWIS: Sat, Jun 18 to Sun, Jun 19, 1887
                11. FIVE: Thur, Sept 29 to Fri, Sept 30, 1887
                12. IDEN: Tues, Oct 18 to Wed, Oct 19, 1887
                13. REDH: Sat, Oct 29 to Sun, Oct 30, 1887 
                14. DYIN: Sat, Nov 19, 1887
                15. BLUE: Tues, Dec 27, 1887

FROM DR. WATSON'S RETURN TO BAKER STREET 
TO HIS MARRIAGE TO MARY MORSTAN

                16. VALL: Sat, Jan 7 to Sun, Jan 8, 1888
                17. YELL: Sat, Apr 7, 1888
                18. GREE: Wed, Sept 12, 1888
                19. SIGN: Tues, Sept 18 to Fri, Sept 21, 1888 
                20. HOUN: Tues, Sept 25 to Sat, Oct 20, 1888
                21. COPP: Fri, Apr 5 to Sat, Apr 20, 1889

FROM DR. WATSON'S SECOND MARRIAGE 
TO THE DISAPPEARANCE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES

                22. BOSC: Sat, Jun 8 to Sun, Jun 9, 1889
                23. STOC: Sat, Jun 15,1889 
                24. NAVA: Tues, Jul 30 to Thur, Aug 1, 1889
                25. CARD: Sat, Aug 31 to Mon, Sept 2, 1889
                26. ENGR: Sat., Sept 7 to Sun, Sept 8, 1889
                27. CROO: Wed, Sept 11 to Thur, Sept 12, 1889
                28. WIST: Mon, Mar 24 to Sat, Mar 29, 1890
                29. SILV: Thur, Sept 25 and Tues, Sept 30, 1890
                30. BERY: Fri, Dec 19 to Sat, Dec 20, 1890
                31. FINA: Fri, Apr 24 to Mon, May 4, 1891

FROM HOLMES RETURN 
TO DR. WATSON'S THIRD MARRIAGE

                32. EMPT: Thurs, Apr 5, 1894
                33. GOLD: Wed, Nov 14 to Thur, Nov 15, 1894
                34. 3STU: Fri, Apr 5 to Sat, Apr 6, 1895
                35. SOLI: Sat, Apr 13 to Sat, Apr 20, 1895
                36. BLAC: Wed, Jul 3 to Fri, Jul 5, 1895
                37. NORW: Tues, Aug 20 to Wed. Aug 21, 1895
                38. BRUC: Thur, Nov 21 to Sat, Nov 23, 1895
                39. VEIL: Oct, 1896; one day 
                40. SUSS: Thurs, Nov 19 to Sat, Nov 21, 1896
                41. MISS: Tues, Dec 8 to Thurs, Dec 10, 1896
                42. ABBE: Sat, Jan 23, 1897
                43. DEVI: Tues, Mar 16 to Sat, Mar 20, 1897
                44. DANC: Wed, Jul 27 to Wed, Aug 10 and Sat, Aug 13, 1898
                45. RETI: Thur, Jul 28 to Sat, Jul 30, 1898
                46. CHAS: Thur, Jan 5 to Sat, Jan 14, 1899
                47. SIXN: Fri, Jun 8 to Sun, Jun 10, 1900
                48. THOR: Thur, Oct 4 to Fri, Oct 5, 1900
                49. PRIO: Thur, May 16 to Sat, May 18, 1901
                50. SHOS: Tues, May 6 to Wed, May 7, 1902
                51. 3GAR: Thur, Jun 26 to Fri, Jun 27, 1902
                52. LADY: Tues, Jul 1 to Fri, Jul 18, 1902
                53. ILLU: Wed, Sept 3 to Tues, Sept 16, 1902
                54. REDC: Wed, Sept 24 to Thurs, Sept 25, 1902

THE PARTNERSHIP COMES TO A CLOSE

                55. BLAN: Wed, Jan 7 to Mon, Jan 12, 1903
                56. 3GAB: Tues, May 26 to Wed, May 27, 1903
                57. MAZA: Summer 1903, one day
                58. CREE: Sun, Sept 6 to Mon, Sept 14; Tues, Sept 22, 1903

SHERLOCK HOLMES IN RETIREMENT

                59. LION: Tues, Jul 27 to Thur, Aug 3, 1909

AN EPILOGUE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES

                60. LAST: Sun, Aug 2, 1914

Chronology Copyright (c) 1967, The Annotated Sherlock Holmes,
William S. Baring-Gould, All Rights Reserved

Layout Copyright (c) 2002, James Hoy, All Rights Reserved


 
 
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