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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
 Sveinn Jónsson
 b.1830
 d.1896
 Björn Guđbrandsson
 b.1763 Urđum
 d.1833 Bakka
 Jónas Björnsson
 b.1789  Syđra-Hvarfi í Skíđad
 d.1861
 Valgerđur Bjarnadóttir
 b.1763
 d.1790
 María Jónasdóttir
 b.1830 Vallnas, Eyjafjarđarsýsla
 d.1903
 Sigríđur Jónsdóttir
 b.1798 Litlaá, Stćrrarskógssókn
 d.1860 husband widowed in 186