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Henry Boyle, 1st Earl Of Shannon
HENRY BOYLE, 1ST EARL OF SHANNON, PC (Ire) (1682 – 28 December 1764) was a prominent Irish politician. Boyle was the second son of Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Boyle (1648–1693), second son of Roger Boyle, 1st Earl of Orrery . His mother was Lady Mary O'Brien, daughter of Murrough O\'Brien, 1st Earl of Inchiquin . In, 1707, he was elected to the Irish House of Commons for Midleton , a seat he held until 1713, and then sat for Kilmallock from 1713 to 1715. Between 1715 and 1756 he represented County Cork . He quickly gained a prominent role in Parliament and Sir Robert Walpole is said to have styled him "the King of the Irish House of Commons". In 1733 Boyle was admitted to the Irish House of Commons
Irish House of Commons
and appointed Chancellor of the Irish Exchequer . Later that year he was also made Speaker of the Irish House of Commons
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Horace Walpole
HORATIO WALPOLE, 4TH EARL OF ORFORD (24 September 1717 – 2 March 1797) — also known as HORACE WALPOLE — was an English art historian , man of letters , antiquarian and Whig politician. He had Strawberry Hill House built in Twickenham
Twickenham
, south-west London, reviving the Gothic style some decades before his Victorian successors. His literary reputation rests on the first Gothic novel
Gothic novel
, The Castle of Otranto (1764), and his Letters, which are of significant social and political interest. He was the son of the first British Prime Minister Sir Robert Walpole . As Horace Walpole
Horace Walpole
was childless, on his death his barony descended to his cousin of the same surname, who was created the new Earl of Orford
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Leslie Stephen
SIR LESLIE STEPHEN KCB (28 November 1832 – 22 February 1904) was an English author, critic, historian , biographer , and mountaineer , and father of Virginia Woolf
Virginia Woolf
and Vanessa Bell . CONTENTS* 1 Life * 1.1 Marriage * 1.1.1 (1) Harriet (Minny) Thackeray 1867–1875 * 1.1.2 (2) Julia Duckworth 1878–1895 * 1.2 Career * 1.3 Mountaineering * 2 Works * 3 Death * 4 References * 5 Bibliography * 5.1 Anne Thackeray Ritchie * 6 External links * 7 External images LIFEStephen was born at Kensington Gore in London, and son of Sir James Stephen and Lady Jane Catherine (née Venn) Stephen. His father was Colonial Undersecretary of State and a noted abolitionist . He was the fourth of five children, his siblings including James Fitzjames Stephen (1829–1894) and Caroline Emilia Stephen
Caroline Emilia Stephen
(1834–1909)
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Peerage Of Ireland
The PEERAGE OF IRELAND consists of those titles of nobility created by the English monarchs in their capacity as Lord or King of Ireland
King of Ireland
, or later by monarchs of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland . The creation of such titles came to an end in the 19th century. The ranks of the Irish peerage are Duke
Duke
, Marquess , Earl
Earl
, Viscount
Viscount
and Baron
Baron
. As of 2016, there were 135 titles in the Peerage of Ireland extant: two dukedoms, ten marquessates, 43 earldoms, 28 viscountcies, and 52 baronies. The Crown of the United Kingdom of Great Britain "> William FitzGerald, 2nd Duke
Duke
of Leinster. A handful of titles in the peerage of Ireland date from the Middle Ages
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William Cavendish, 4th Duke Of Devonshire
WILLIAM CAVENDISH, 4TH DUKE OF DEVONSHIRE, KG , PC (8 May 1720 – 2 October 1764), styled LORD CAVENDISH before 1729 and MARQUESS OF HARTINGTON between 1729 and 1755, was a British Whig statesman and nobleman who was briefly nominal Prime Minister of Great Britain . He was the first son of William Cavendish, 3rd Duke of Devonshire
William Cavendish, 3rd Duke of Devonshire
and Catherine Hoskins. CONTENTS * 1 Early career: 1741–1756 * 2 Prime Minister: 1756–1757 * 3 Lord Chamberlain: 1757–1762 * 4 Last years: 1762–1764 * 5 Family * 6 Legacy * 7 Titles from birth to death * 8 Notes * 9 References * 10 External links EARLY CAREER: 1741–1756He was elected MP for Derbyshire in 1741 and 1747. Devonshire was a supporter of Sir Robert Walpole
Robert Walpole
and, after Walpole's fall from power, of the Pelhams
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Money Bill Dispute
DISPUTE may refer to: * an act of physical violence; combat * Controversy * Lawsuit * Dispute resolution * Dispute (credit card) * La Dispute , a 1744 prose comedy by Pierre de Marivaux * La Dispute (band) , an American post-hardcore band This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title DISPUTE. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intende
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Dictionary Of National Biography
The DICTIONARY OF NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY (DNB) is a standard work of reference on notable figures from British history , published from 1885. The updated OXFORD DICTIONARY OF NATIONAL BIOGRAPHY (ODNB) was published on 23 September 2004 in 60 volumes and online, with 50,113 biographical articles covering 54,922 lives. CONTENTS * 1 First series * 2 Supplements and revisions * 3 Concise dictionary * 4 Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Biography
* 5 First series contents * 6 See also * 7 Notes * 8 External links FIRST SERIESHoping to emulate national biographical collections published elsewhere in Europe, such as the Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie (1875), in 1882 the publisher George Smith (1824–1901), of Smith, Elder "> George Murray Smith conceived of the DNB, subsidised it, and saw it finally into print before he died in 1901
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Parliament Of Ireland
The PARLIAMENT OF IRELAND was the legislature of the Lordship of Ireland
Ireland
, and later the Kingdom of Ireland
Kingdom of Ireland
, from the 13th century until 1800. It was modelled on the Parliament of England
Parliament of England
and from 1537 comprised two chambers: the House of Commons and the House of Lords . The Lords were members of the Irish peerage ("lords temporal ") and bishops ("lords spiritual "; after the Reformation, Church of Ireland bishops). The Commons was directly elected, albeit on a very restricted franchise
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Institute For Advanced Technology In The Humanities
Coordinates : 37°32′12.2″N 78°30′20″W / 37.536722°N 78.50556°W / 37.536722; -78.50556 THIS ARTICLE HAS MULTIPLE ISSUES. Please help IMPROVE IT or discuss these issues on the TALK PAGE . (Learn how and when to remove these template messages ) This article NEEDS ADDITIONAL CITATIONS FOR VERIFICATION . Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources . Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (January 2017) (Learn how and when to remove this template message ) The topic of this article MAY NOT MEET\'S NOTABILITY GUIDELINES FOR COMPANIES AND ORGANIZATIONS . Please help to establish notability by citing reliable secondary sources that are independent of the topic and provide significant coverage of it beyond its mere trivial mention
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
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Library Of Congress Control Number
The LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CONTROL NUMBER (LCCN) is a serially based system of numbering cataloging records in the Library of Congress
Library of Congress
in the United States. It has nothing to do with the contents of any book, and should not be confused with Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Classification . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Format * 3 See also * 4 References * 5 External links HISTORYThe LCCN numbering system has been in use since 1898, at which time the acronym LCCN originally stood for Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Card Number. It has also been called the Library of Congress
Library of Congress
Catalog Card Number, among other names. The Library of Congress
Library of Congress
prepared cards of bibliographic information for their library catalog and would sell duplicate sets of the cards to other libraries for use in their catalogs
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St John Brodrick (died 1728)
The Honourable ST JOHN BRODRICK (c. 1685 – 21 February 1728), was an Irish politician. Brodrick was son of Alan Brodrick, 1st Viscount Midleton and brother of Alan Brodrick, 2nd Viscount Midleton ; his mother was Catherine Barry of Rathcormac . He represented Castlemartyr in the Irish House of Commons from 1709 to 1713, the City of Cork from 1713 to 1715 and then the County of Cork from 1715 to his death. On 9 June 1724 he was appointed to the Irish Privy Council . By his wife Anne Hill, daughter of Michael Hill of Hillsborough and sister of Trevor Hill, 1st Viscount Hillsborough and Arthur Hill-Trevor, 1st Viscount Dungannon , he had at least four daughters. One, Anne, married James Jefferyes of Blarney Castle , son of Sir James Jeffreys and father of James St John Jeffreyes . Another, Mary, married Sir John Redmond Freke, 3rd Baronet
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Member Of Parliament
A MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament . In many countries with bicameral parliaments, this category includes specifically members of the lower house, as upper houses often have a different title. Member of Congress
Congress
is an equivalent term in other jurisdictions. Members of parliament tend to form parliamentary groups (also called parliamentary parties) with members of the same political party
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Archbishop Of Armagh
The ARCHBISHOP OF ARMAGH is an archiepiscopacy in two of the main Christian
Christian
churches in Ireland. It takes its name after the city of Armagh in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
. The ordinary also holds the title of Primate of All Ireland . Since the Reformation , parallel successions to the archiepiscopal see have taken place in the Church of Ireland and the Roman Catholic Church
Roman Catholic Church
. In the Church of Ireland
Church of Ireland
the Archbishop is Richard Clarke , who is the ecclesiastical head of the Church of Ireland
Church of Ireland
and the diocesan bishop of the Diocese of Armagh . He was elected archbishop in October 2012 and enthroned at St Patrick\'s Cathedral, Armagh (Church of Ireland) on 15 December 2012
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Lord Chief Justice Of Ireland
The Court of King\'s Bench (or Court of Queen's Bench during the reign of a Queen) was one of the senior courts of common law in Ireland. It was a mirror of the Court of King\'s Bench in England. The LORD CHIEF JUSTICE was the most senior judge in the court, and the second most senior Irish judge under English rule and later when Ireland became part of the United Kingdom. Additionally, for a brief period between 1922 and 1924, the Lord Chief Justice of Ireland
Chief Justice of Ireland
was the most senior judge in the Irish Free State
Irish Free State

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Roger Boyle, 1st Earl Of Orrery
ROGER BOYLE, 1ST EARL OF ORRERY (25 April 1621 – 16 October 1679), styled LORD BROGHILL from 1628 to 1660, was an Anglo-Irish soldier, dramatist and politician who sat in the House of Commons of England at various times between 1654 and 1679. Boyle fought in the Irish Confederate Wars (part of the Wars of the Three Kingdoms ) and subsequently became known for his antagonism towards Irish Catholics and their political aspirations. He was a noted playwright and writer on 17th century warfare. CONTENTS * 1 Background * 2 Rebellion and civil war * 3 Restoration * 4 Boyle\'s writings * 5 Family * 6 References * 6.1 Authorities * 7 External links BACKGROUNDBoyle was the third surviving son of Richard Boyle, 1st Earl of Cork and his second wife, Catherine Fenton, daughter of Sir Geoffrey Fenton of Dublin. He was named after his parents' first son who died at age 9
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