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Reign of Queen ELIZABETH, to the SETTLEMENT

under KING WILLIAM.

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Extracted from PARLIAMENTARY RECORDS, STATE ACTS,

and other Authentic Materials.

By Y OHN CU R RY, M. D.

IN

TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

L o N D o N:
Printed for G. G. J. and T. ROBINSON, Pater-nofter Row,

and J. MURRAY, Fleet-street.

M,DCC, LXXXVI.

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1. THE Marquis of Ormond returns to Ireland.

II. His excellency treats of a peace with the confederate

catholics.


III. The peace of 1648 concluded and proclaimed.

IV. The happy effects of this peace. Ormond's defeat at

Rathmines. Cromwell's arrival in Ireland.

8

V. Cromwell's policy to reduce Ireland.

VI. Owen O'Nial fúbmits to the peace. Inchiquin's forces

revolt to the rebels.

16

VIL. The Marquis of Ormond desires leave to quit the

kingdom.

22

VIII. The king is invited to Scotland.

24

IX. The king secretly regrets this measure.

27

X. Proceedings of the bishops at James-town.

28

XI. Ormond approved and advised the king's agreement

with the Scots.

31

XII. The real cause of the clergy's proceedings at James-town. 33

XIII. The clergy's proceedings at James-town disapproved of

by the generality of the Irish catholics.

XIV. The presbytery.of Bangor's proceedings on the peace. 39

XV. The total defection of the protestant forces.

42

XVI. Treaty with the Duke of Lorrain.

XVII. The treaty with the Duke of Lorrain considered.

в оок IX.

I. The Marquis of Clanrickard leaves Ireland, now

entirely subject to the English rebels.

54

II. The transplantation of the Irish into Connaught.

III. High courts of justice in Ireland.

61

IV. Henry Cromwell's administration in Ireland. 69

V. Contrivances of Sir Charles Coote and Lord Broghill. 73

VI. Commisioners fent from Ireland; their characters

and designs.

75

VII. The Irish catholics excluded out of the general act

of oblivion.

VIII. A proclamation publijhed against the Irish.

IX. The Irish parliament.

79

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X. False

76

78

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CHAP.

X. False reports of a conspiracy among the Irish conf-

dered. The effects of these reports.

83

XI. The parties principally suspected of this conspiracy,

voluntarily appear before the lords justices, in

order to detečt the forgery.

85

XII. Loyalty of the catholic nobility and gentry of Ire-

land at this juncture.

86

XIII. The Irish clergy's remonftrance of loyalty.

91

XIV. The Duke of Ormond's design in permitting this

meeting of the Irish clergy.

94

XV. The king confesses his obligation to make good the

peace of the year 1648.

XVI. Ormond's reasons for his opposition to the Irish con-

fidered.

XVII. The Earl of Orrery abuses the king's confidence,

with respect to the settlement of Ireland.

XVIII. The affairs of Ireland brought before the English

council.

103

XIX. The sufferings of the Irish set forth by their agents

before the king and council.

105

XX. A court of claims appointed in Ireland.

XXI. The conditions of the innocency and nocency of the

claimants.

113

XXII. The time limited for holding these courts, found too

fort, and not suffered to be enlarged.

115

XXIII. An enlargement of time for bearing all the clai-

maints, by whom hindered.

118

XXIV. Some reflections on the foregoing acts.

123

XXV. A dangerous conspiracy of the puritans.

126

XXVI. The Duke of Ormond apologizes for the favour he

had

hewn to the Cromwellian party in Ireland. 128

XXVII. The probable motives of the Duke of Ormond's

past and present conduct, with respečt to the Irish. 131

XXVIII. The Duke of Ormond befriends the Irish.

135

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1. Archbishop King's state of the protestants of Ireland

under King James II. considered.

143

II. The same subject continued in general.

145

III. Particular facts related in Archbishop King's book

proved false, concerning popish judges and juries. 146

IV. The execution of Captain Ashton.

V. The affair of the quo-warrantos against the corpora-

tions not truly stated by Dr. King.

150

VI. The behaviour of the Irish priefts, and new recruits

under King James, impartially considered.

155

VII. The conduct of the Irish and English army compared. 157

VIII. Irisb

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