Confiscation in Irish history

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CONFISCATION

IN IRISH HISTORY



BY

WILLIAM F. T. BUTLER, M.A.

(M.R.I.A.)

Author of "The Lombard Communes"



T. FISHER UNWIN, LTD.
LONDON: ADELPHI TERRACE
1917



CONTENTS

Introductory Note vii.
Chapter Page
I.  The Tudor Confiscations 1
II.  The Plantation of Ulster 37
III.  The Plantation of Leinster 55
IV.  The Confiscation of Connaught and Ormond  97
V.  The Cromwellian Confiscation 115
VI.  The Restoration Settlement 165
VII.  Jacobites and Williamites 206
VIII.  Results of Confiscation 233
Index 257



MAPS
Page
Map I. General Map of Ireland to show localities mentioned in the text  frontispiece
Map II. Ireland under Henry VIII. 6
Map III. South-East Leinster in the 16th Century 62
Map IV. To illustrate the Plantation of Leinster 88
Map V. East Munster in the 16th Century 108



General Map of Ireland to show localities mentioned in the text

George Philip & Son. Ltd.

MAP I.


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