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1665 Great plague of London
1666 Great Fire of London
1696 Peter the Great becomes Czar
1700 Britain's american colonies prosper
1707 Union Act unites England/Scotland
1618 Beginning of 30 Years War
1628 English curtail King's powers
1640 Portugal gains independence/Spain
1642 Civil war England/Scotland/Ireland
1660 Restoration of monarchy, Britain
1580 Drake completes voyage around world
1582 New Gregorian calendar introduced
1588 English defeat the Spanish Armada
1611 Authorized English Bible published
1613 Romanov dynasty begins in Russia
 Jacob Pedersen
 b.1560 Porkeris Só, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Bærent Jacobsen
 b.1600 Porkeris Só, Faroe Islands
 d.1681 Kollafjarða, Faroe Islands
 not known
 b.         
 d.         
 Jacob Bærentsen
 b.1630 Kollafjarða, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Rasmus Christensen
 b.1578 Nes Sókn, Faroe Islands
 d.1642 Nes Sókn, Faroe Islands
 Poul Jacobsen
 b.1670 Kollafjørðu, Faroe islands
 d.         
 Birgitte Rasmusdatter Ganterup
 b.1605 Midvaag b, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Anna Hansdatter
 b.1585 Videröe by, Faroe Islands
 d.1673 Nes Sókn, Faroe Islands
 B Jacobsen
 b.         
 d.         
 Joen Justinusen
 b.1560 Hattervig b, Faroe Islands
 d.1654 Fugloy Island, Faroe Islands (possible)
 Michel Joensen
 b.1610 Fugloy Isla, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 Sigrid Isachsdatter
 b.1570 Sambø bygd, Faroe Islands (possible)
 d.1658
 Malene Michelsdatter
 b.1635 Fugloy Isla, Faroe Islands
 d.         
 not known
 b.         
 d.