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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
1770 Cook discovers New South Wales
1776 America declares independence
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
1789 French Revolution begins
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
1700 Britain's american colonies prosper
1707 Union Act unites England/Scotland
1712 Religious warfare in Switzerland
1740 War of Austrian Succession begins
1762 Catherine II becomes Czarina/Russia
 Ólafur Björnsson
 b.1704 Myrasysla, Iceland
 d.1785
 Björn Ólafsson
 b.1742 Búrfell, Iceland
 d.1785
 Sigríður Jónsdóttir
 b.1705 Klömbrum, Iceland
 d.1762
 Jónas Björnsson
 b.1782 Búrfell, Iceland
 d.1866
 Halldór Björnsson
 b.1722 Húnavatnssýs, Iceland ?
 d.1783
 Guðríður Halldórsdóttir
 b.1744
 d.1791
 Halldóra Pálsdóttir
 b.1721
 d.1785
 Jónea Jónasdóttir
 b.1818 Skarð, Iceland
 d.1901
 Not Known
 b.         
 d.         
 Oddný Þorvarðardóttir
 b.1780 Hofi í Melslandi (Melsta
 d.1843 possible ?
 Not known
 b.         
 d.