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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
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1665 Great plague of London
1666 Great Fire of London
1696 Peter the Great becomes Czar
1611 Authorized English Bible published
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
 Jón Grímsson
 b.1651
 d.1736
 Þuríður Jónsdóttir
 b.1686 Skagafjarðarsýsl, Iceland
 d.         
 Ólafur Jónsson
 b.1690 Skagafjarðarsýsl, Iceland
 d.         
 Bergþór Sæmundsson
 b.1591
 d.1647
 Guðný Jónsdóttir
 b.1692 Skagafjarðarsýsl, Iceland
 d.         
 Sigurður Bergþórsson
 b.1620
 d.1670
 Björg Skúladóttir
 b.1590
 d.         
 Sigríður Sigurðardóttir
 b.1650
 d.         
 Not known
 b.         
 d.