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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
 Finnur Magnússon
 b.1770 Syðri Ey í Höskuldsstað
 d.         
 Sigurlaug Finnsdóttir
 b.1809 Syðri Ey í Höskuldsstað
 d.1884
 Loftur Pétursson
 b.1692
 d.1759
 Grímur Loftsson
 b.1720 Kötlustöð, A-Húnav.s.
 d.1789
 Helga Bessadóttir
 b.1698 Hvarfi í Þorke, Húnav.s..
 d.         
 Sigurlaug Grímsdóttir
 b.1765
 d.1832
 Margrét Þorláksdóttir
 b.1725
 d.