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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
 Björn Jóhannesson
 b.1839 Hofssó, Húnavatnssýsla
 d.1879
 Björg Björnsdóttir
 b.1862 Harasta, Húnavatnssýsla
 d.1934
 Jón Jónsson
 b.1798 Spákon, Húnavatnssýsla
 d.1865
 Sigurlaug Jónsdóttir
 b.1832 Spákon, Húnavatnssýsla
 d.         
 Ólafur Guđmundsson
 b.1750
 d.1822
 Guđríđur Ólafsdóttir
 b.1811 Hofssó,  Húnavatnssýsla
 d.1885
 Guđríđur Guđmundsdóttir
 b.1764 Höskul, Húnavatnssýsla
 d.1847 Háager, Húnavatnssýsla