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1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
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
 Benedikt Jónsson
 b.1863 Hólar í Hjaltadal, Iceland
 d.         
 Þóra Benediktsdóttir
 b.1884 Syðri Brekkur, Iceland
 d.         
 Sigríður Benediktsdóttir
 b.1886 Hof, Iceland
 d.1948
 Sigurður Árnason
 b.1762 Mælifellsá ytri, Iceland
 d.1816
 Árni Sigurðsson
 b.1792 Keflaví, Gullbringusýsla
 d.1871 Hofi in Vesturdal.
 Solveig Snorradóttir
 b.1769
 d.1837
 Þorbjörg Árnadóttir
 b.1857 Starastaðir, Iceland
 d.         
 Sesselja Halldórsdóttir
 b.1834 of, Iceland
 d.1915