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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
 Thomas AUSTIN
 b.1799 Armley, England
 d.1861 Holebeck, Leeds, England
 John AUSTIN
 b.1835 Halifax, Yorks, England
 d.1910 Christchurc, New Zealand
 Sarah SOWERY
 b.1799 Farnley, England
 d.1877 Lower Wortley, England
 Walter AUSTIN
 b.1861 Hunslett, Leeds, England
 d.1935
 John William AUSTIN
 b.1881
 d.1947
 Ann Elizabeth BAKER
 b.         
 d.1863 Lyttelton, New Zealand
 Thomas Edward AUSTIN
 b.1883
 d.1960
 Mary Ann BRITTON
 b.         
 d.1935