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1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
1789 French Revolution begins
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
 Ţorkell Jónsson
 b.1837 Bólstađarhlíđar, Iceland
 d.1917 Southwest, Manset Maine
 Jón Theodór Ţorkelsson
 b.1868 Hofssókn, Iceland
 d.         
 Stephán Ţorbergsson
 b.1785 Eyhildarholt, Iceland
 d.1869 Hofssókn, Iceland
 María Stephánsdóttir
 b.1822 Hofssókn, Iceland
 d.1910 Glouceste, Massachusetts
 Guđrún Eiríksdóttir
 b.1790 Hof, Iceland
 d.1853 Hofssókn, Iceland