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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
 Jon Benediktsson
 b.1788 Hjarğarholtss, Dalasısla
 d.1863
 Jóhannes Jónsson
 b.1845 Hjarğarholtss, Dalasısla
 d.1898 Vesturheimi
 Jón Şorsteinsson
 b.1761 Hamrar, Iceland
 d.1835 wife shown as widowed in 
 Björg Jónsdóttir
 b.1811 Dalasısla (Hrappsstağir
 d.1896
 Şuríğur Jónsdóttir
 b.1769 Sælingsdalur, Dalasısla
 d.