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1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
 Torfi Jónsson
 b.1806 Hoft, Norður-Múlasýsla
 d.1885
 Jón Torfason
 b.1838 Kirkj, Norður-Múlasýsla
 d.1884
 Guðrún Jónsdóttir
 b.1811
 d.         
 Skúli Jónsson
 b.1863 Hjalt, Norður-Múlasýsla
 d.1869 Hjalt, Norður-Múlasýsla
 Guðrún Skúladóttir
 b.1841 Hjalt, Norður-Múlasýsla
 d.1878
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 b.         
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