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1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
 Torfi Jónsson
 b.1806 Hoft, Norđur-Múlasýsla
 d.1885
 Bjarni Torfason
 b.1850 Hjalt, Norđur-Múlasýsla
 d.1926 Winnipeg, Canada
 María Bjarnadóttir
 b.1826 Hjalt, Norđur-Múlasýsla
 d.         
 Evelyn Rose Torfason
 b.1921 Winnipeg, Manitoba
 d.2011
 Sigurđur Bjarnason
 b.1888 Dver, Norđur-Múlasýsla
 d.1964 Vancouver British Columb
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 Katrín Gissurardóttir
 b.1862 Kálfafellsstađarsókn, Austur-Skaptafellssýsla
 d.1934 Gimli, Manitoba, Canada
 Margaret Torfason
 b.1924 Gimli, Manitoba
 d.2009 Seattle, Washington
 D S Torfason
 b.         
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 Margaret Gudmurndina Sigurdson
 b.1898 Arborg, Manitoba
 d.1984 Vancouver British Columb