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INVASION of Ireland by Henry II. -
Henry acknowledged lord of that country
John, Henry's son, made governor of Ireland
Miserable state of Ireland during 400' years • ,
Accession of Henry VIII. - .
Henry assumes the title of King of Ireland -
Introduces the reformed religion -
Accession of Edward VI. - . .
Progress of the Reformation during his reign
Accession of Mary -
Persecution of the Protestants
Opposition to her government -
Accession of Elizabeth •
First rebellion against the English government
Total suppression of the rebellion
Accession of James I. -
New settlement of Ireland -
First national parliament assembled
Accession of Charles I.
People of Ireland treated as slaves
Dangerous conspiracy -
Formidable rebellion in Ulster .
Mutual barbarity of rebels and royalists

Bloody decree of the parliament
na Accession of Charles II.
m Oliver Cromwell lands, in Ireland with an army

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