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1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1665 Great plague of London
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1534 Henry VIII controls English church
1538 Cortes conquers Mexico
1547 Ivan the Terrible rules Russia
1558 Elizabeth I is England's queen
1580 Drake completes voyage around world
 Jens Joensen
 b.1525 Sumbø byg, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Simon Jensen
 b.1550 Sumbø byg, Faroe Islands
 d.1613 Signabøur , Faroe islands
 not known
 b.         
 d.         
 Simon Simonsen
 b.1580 Sumbøe by, Faroe Islands
 d.1618 Kirkjubøur , Faroe Islands
 Peder Simonsen
 b.1618 Kirkjubøar , Faroe Islands
 d.         
 not known
 b.         
 d.         
 Agathe Simonsdatter
 b.1618 Kollafjarða, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Augustinus Joensen
 b.1525 Germany
 d.1570 Hürup, Germany
 Lyder Augustinusen
 b.1560 Hürup, Germany
 d.1624 Hoyvík by, Faroe Islands
 not known
 b.         
 d.         
 Malene Lydersdatter
 b.1597 Hoyvík by, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Gunnar Joensen
 b.1540 Kollafjarða, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Bille Gunnarsdatter
 b.1570 Kollafjarða, Faroe Islands
 d.1626 Tórshavna, Faroe Islands
 Not known
 b.         
 d.