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1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1919 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
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 Emporer
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
 Richard Jones OWEN
 Annie Ethel OWEN
 b.1876 Waltham, New Zealand
 d.1954 Christchurc, New Zealand
 Thomas AUSTIN
 b.1799 Armley, England
 d.1861 Holebeck, Leeds, England
 b.1835 Halifax, Yorks, England
 d.1910 Christchurc, New Zealand
 b.1799 Farnley, England
 d.1877 Lower Wortley, England
 Sarah Drusilla AUSTIN
 b.1857 Hunslett, Leeds, England
 d.1936 Christchurch
 Ann Elizabeth BAKER
 d.1863 Lyttelton, New Zealand