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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
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 b.         
 d.         
 Ólafur Björnsson
 b.1704 Myrasysla, Iceland
 d.1785
 Not known
 b.         
 d.         
 Björn Ólafsson
 b.1742 Búrfell, Iceland
 d.1785
 Jón (The Older) Eiríksson
 b.1653 Þverá, Iceland
 d.1724
 Sigríður Jónsdóttir
 b.1705 Klömbrum, Iceland
 d.1762
 Sigþrúður Jónsdóttír
 b.1655
 d.1703
 Jónas Björnsson
 b.1782 Búrfell, Iceland
 d.1866
 Björn Þorláksson
 b.1696 Skagafjarðarsýsl, Iceland
 d.1767
 Halldór Björnsson
 b.1722 Húnavatnssýs, Iceland ?
 d.1783
 Kristín Halldórsdóttir
 b.1696 Eyjafjarðarsýsla, Iceland
 d.1762
 Guðríður Halldórsdóttir
 b.1744
 d.1791
 Páll Sigmundsson
 b.1691
 d.1757
 Halldóra Pálsdóttir
 b.1721
 d.1785
 Ólöf Jónsdóttir
 b.1692
 d.1760