The Peerage of Ireland: Or, A Genealogical History of the Present Nobility of that Kingdom, Volume 5

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J. Moore, 1789 - Heraldry
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Page 122 - An Act for the further security of His Majesty's person and Government, and the succession of the Crown in the Heirs of the late Princess Sophia, being Protestants, and for extinguishing the hopes of the pretended Prince of Wales, and his open and secret abettors...
Page 5 - My ground and belief is, that there is but one God and one mediator between God and man...
Page 125 - June following he was created a peer of Great Britain, by the title of Viscount Whitworth, of Adbaston, in the county of Stafford ; and in August succeeded the Duke of Richmond as viceroy of Ireland.
Page 201 - Shnte of Hockington in the county of Cambridge, One of the twelve judges in The reign of Queen Elizabeth. John, Lord Barrington, was chosen representative For the town of...
Page 82 - CHARLES THE SECOND, by the grace of God, King of England, Scotland, France, and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c., To ALL to whom these presents shall come, greeting : WHEREAS our dear and entirely beloved Cousin, Prince Rupert, Count Palatine of the Rhine, Duke of Bavaria and Cumberland, &c.
Page 3 - Sir William de Traci lived in the reign of Henry II, and held lands of his brother, Ralph de Sudeley, by one knight's fee. This holding was the manor of Toddington, for it appears in "Domesday Book...
Page 143 - Conflant, who said he equally rejoiced and wondered at his escape, and that he doubted not, but he should soon see him at the head of a regiment. He then told him, that the Duke had got between the lines, and was gone towards the centre ; to which, while the captain was making his way as well as he could on foot, he, by chance, met with a foreign soldier holding the Duke's horse by the bridle ; who upon his claiming the horse, and giving him a patacoon, immediately resigned him, and then the captain...
Page 227 - This is affirmed by Dr. Thomas Fuller, in his Worthies of England, who relates that he bought the truth thereof by a wager lost on the subject.
Page 132 - Molefworth, for whom he had a particular eftcem, into his privy council, and in 1692 fent him envoy extraordinary to the court of Denmark, where, in that honourable ftation, he refided feveral years and made thofe...
Page 6 - I remit it only to the discretion of my Executors. And touching the distribution of my temporal Goods, my purpose is, by the Grace of God, to bestow them to be accepted as the Fruits of Faith ; so that I do not suppose that my Merit shall be by the Good bestowing of them, but my Merit is the...

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