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1798 Irish revolt against English rule
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1762 Catherine II becomes Czarina/Russia
1770 Cook discovers New South Wales
1776 America declares independence
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
1789 French Revolution begins
1696 Peter the Great becomes Czar
1700 Britain's american colonies prosper
1707 Union Act unites England/Scotland
1712 Religious warfare in Switzerland
1740 War of Austrian Succession begins
 Bjarni Jónsson
 b.1786 Suðureyri, Iceland
 d.1846
 Guðrún Bjarnadóttir
 b.1817 Súðavík, Iceland
 d.1820
 Þorvaldur Arngrímsson
 b.1697 Hæll, Iceland
 d.1776
 Jón Þorvaldsson
 b.1742 Breiðabólsstaðu, Iceland
 d.1830
 Sigríður Sigurðardóttir
 b.1699
 d.1788
 Vigdís Jónsdóttir
 b.1780 Hurðarbak, Iceland
 d.1846
 Hákon Árnason
 b.1715 Skálholt, Iceland
 d.1764
 Helga Hákonardóttir
 b.1752 (Hurðarbaki in Reykholts
 d.1826
 Valgerður Magnúsdóttir
 b.1717 Þingnes, Iceland
 d.1802