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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
 Jón Jónsson
 b.1766 Eyjafjörđur region
 d.1815
 Ari Jónsson
 b.1803 (Mćlifellssókn?) Hólas
 d.1845
 Sigríđur Markúsdóttir
 b.1765 Brúnas, Skagafjardarsysla
 d.1817 Skagaströnd, Austur-Húnavatnssýsla
 Gísli Arason
 b.1839 Fagran, Skagafjarđarsýsla
 d.1910
 Sigurlaug Sigurđardóttir
 b.1806 Silfrast, Skagafjarđarsýsla
 d.1867
 Jón Gíslason
 b.1891
 d.1971
 Rósa María Gísladóttir
 b.1869 Miklabć, Miklabćjarsókn
 d.1962 Krossanesi í Vallhólmi