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1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1789 French Revolution begins
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1740 War of Austrian Succession begins
1762 Catherine II becomes Czarina/Russia
1770 Cook discovers New South Wales
1776 America declares independence
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
 Björn Ólafsson
 b.1742 Búrfell, Iceland
 d.1785
 Jónas Björnsson
 b.1782 Búrfell, Iceland
 d.1866
 Guðríður Halldórsdóttir
 b.1744
 d.1791
 Jóhannes Jónasson
 b.1806 Kirkjuh, Húnavatnssýsla
 d.1862
 Magnús Sigurðsson
 b.1733 Þórukot (farm n, Iceland
 d.         
 Helga Magnúsdóttir
 b.1770 Þórukot (farm n, Iceland
 d.1824
 Ólöf Þorsteinsdóttir
 b.         
 d.         
 Björg Jóhannesdóttir
 b.1829 Kirkjuh, Húnavatnssýsla
 d.1901 not in 1910 census
 Sigríður Magnúsdóttir
 b.1796
 d.1835 not in 1840 census and