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1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1789 French Revolution begins
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1740 War of Austrian Succession begins
1762 Catherine II becomes Czarina/Russia
1770 Cook discovers New South Wales
1776 America declares independence
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
 Thomas Gay
 b.1733 Brampford Speke, England
 John Gay
 b.1758 Upton Pyne, England
 Elizabeth Edwards
 b.1739 Upton Pyne, England
 Martha Gay
 b.1791 Upton Pyne, England
 d.1858 Exeter, Devon, England
 Mary Glover