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1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1919 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emporer
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
 George MARRIOTT
 b.1801 Colston Bassett, UK
 d.         
 John MARRIOTT
 b.1840 Colston Bassett, UK
 d.1889 Christchurc, New Zealand
 Sarah CHETTLE
 c.1809 Thoroton, Notts, UK
 d.1880 Colston Bassett, UK