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1776 America declares independence
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
1789 French Revolution begins
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1707 Union Act unites England/Scotland
1712 Religious warfare in Switzerland
1740 War of Austrian Succession begins
1762 Catherine II becomes Czarina/Russia
1770 Cook discovers New South Wales
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1665 Great plague of London
1666 Great Fire of London
1696 Peter the Great becomes Czar
1700 Britain's american colonies prosper
 Morten Simonsen
 Simon Mortensen
 Anthonius Anthoniusen
 b.1660 Húsavík, Faroe Islands
 Maren Anthoniusdatter
 b.1685 Húsavík, Faroe Islands
 d.1752 Húsavík, Faroe Islands
 not known
 David Simonsen
 b.1749 Húsavík, Faroe Islands
 Anna Davidsdatter
 d.1782 Húsavík, Faroe Islands