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The General Biographical Dictionary - Page 490
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A History of England in the Lives of Englishmen, Volume 3

George Godfrey Cunningham - 1853
...upon the change of ministry, in 1079, he vas made a member of the new council. On the agitation of the bill for the exclusion of the duke of York from the succession, Halifax opposed the projected measure, but suggested certain limitations of the duke's...
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Southern Presbyterian Review, Volume 10

1858
...at the prospect of having a papist upon the throne ; and were busily discussing and insisting upon the bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the right of succession, at that very time it was treason in Scotland to maintain the principle of the...
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Beeton's Dictionary of universal information, comprising geography, history ...

Samuel Orchart Beeton, John Sherer - 1859
...England, wag chosen one of the representatives of the university of Oxford in parliament, where he opposed the bill for the exclusion of the duke of York from the succession to the crown. He was soon after made secretary of state and a privy counsellor. He bequeathed...
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The English Nation; Or, A History of England in the Lives of ..., Volume 2

George Godfrey Cunningham - 1863
...upon the change of ministry, in 1679, he was made a member of the new council. On the agitation of the bill for the exclusion of the duke of York from the succession, Halifax opposed the projected measure, but suggested certain limitations of the duke's...
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English constitutional history

1875
...attempted to assert the right of Parliament to alter the succession by twice passing, in 1679 and 1680, the Bill for the Exclusion of the Duke of York from the throne. At length in 1688, all doubts as to the power of Parliament to regulate the succession as it should...
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The Gaelic Etymology of the Languages of Western Europe: And More Especially ...

Charles Mackay - 1877 - 604 pages
...Irish tarée (give me) used by the Irish banditti when robbing, and applied in J679 to the opponents of the Bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the Succession/' (Chambers.) Macaulay, in his History of England, lends countenance to these derivations....
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The life and speeches of the marquis of Salisbury, Volume 1

Frederic Sanders Pulling - 1885
...character, and did not hesitate to encounter the suspicion and dislike of Charles II. by supporting the Bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the crown. Curiously enough, his son, the fourth earl, was a strong Roman Catholic, and got into a certain...
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Fugitive Facts: An Epitome of General Information, Obtained in Large Part ...

Robert Thorne - 1889 - 491 pages
...some shires of Scotland denotes a drover, and was applied in contempt to those who in 1679 favored the bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the line of succession. His partisans were called Tories, and believed that the maintenance of a royal...
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Fugitive Facts: A Dictionary of Rare and Curious Information

Robert Thorne - 1889 - 506 pages
...some shires of Scotland denotes a drover, and was applied in contempt to those who in 1679 favored the bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the line of succession. His partisans were called Tories, and believed that the maintenance of a royal...
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Old Yorkshire, Volume 2

1890
...William and Mary. He opposed the Non-resisting Test Bill of 1675, the relaxation of Papal Tests, and the bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the succession ; boldly objected to James the Second's proclamation of liberty of conscience, and was one...
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