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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
 Árni Illugason
 b.1754
 d.1825
 Jón Árnasson
 b.1819 Hofi á , Húnavatnssýsla
 d.1888
 Ólafur Guđmundsson
 b.1750
 d.1822
 Steinunn Ólafsdóttir
 b.1789 Hofssó, Húnavatnssýsla
 d.1864
 Not known
 b.         
 d.         
 Ţorvaldur Jónsson
 b.1868 Reykjavík, Iceland
 d.1883
 Katrín Ţorvaldsdóttir
 b.1829 Reykjav, Gullbringusýsla
 d.1895