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1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1815 Battle of Waterloo, Napoleon defeat
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1789 Geo. Washington 1st USA president
1789 French Revolution begins
1798 Irish revolt against English rule
1804 Napoleon becomes French Emperor
1805 Battle of Trafalgar, Nelson killed
 James COOK
 b.1815 Stamford Bridge, England
 d.1851 Stamford Bridge, England
 William COOK
 b.1846 Stamford Bridge, England
 d.1910
 Nathaniel KIRBY
 b.1783 Skirpenbeck, England
 d.1857 Skirpenbeck, England
 Mary KIRBY
 b.1816 Skirpenbeck, England
 d.1889
 Hannah WHITE
 b.1786 Kirby Underdale, England
 d.1822 Skirpenbeck, England
 Mary 
 b.1856 Hayton, England
 d.