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The General Biographical Dictionary - Page 490
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The Lives of the Chief Justices of England: From the Norman ..., Volume 2

John Campbell Baron Campbell - 1894
...In 1679 he was appointed member of the Council of Thirty, and in 1682 was made a marquis. He opposed the bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the throne, and was Speaker of the Lords in the Convention or Parliament which settled the succession in the Revolution...
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Hertfordshire During the Great Civil War and the Long Parliament: With ...

Alfred Kingston - 1894 - 212 pages
...and again distinguished himself for his faithful adherence to the old Protestant lines by voting for the Bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the Succession. It was on that occasion that Titus justified his vote by a speech in which he delivered...
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Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire ..., Volume 46

Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire - 1895
...uneasiness at Court, and the next two years saw great discussions and intrigues, especially with regard to the bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the succession to the throne. Finally the Duke of Monmouth's popularity at Court began to wane, and the...
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Life of Lord Chesterfield: an account of the ancestry, personal character ...

William Henry Craig - 1907 - 378 pages
...during his absence the greater part of Bretby was burned to the ground, though without loss of life. The Bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the succession was now engaging the attention of Parliament It had passed the Commons ; and on its reaching...
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Appleton's New Practical Cyclopedia, Volume 6

Marcus Benjamin, Arthur Elmore Bostwick, Gerald Van Casteel, George Jotham Hagar - 1910
...The term came into general use in 1679, during the struggle between the court and country parties on the bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the line of succession. " Tory " is derived from an Irish term applied to " the most despicable savages...
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Methodist Review, Volume 33

1851
...seemed to be so steady that his former tergiversations were forgotten, when, in the parliament of 1679, the bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the succession, having been brought up to the house of lords from the commons, to the astonishment of all...
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The Manchester Grammar School, 1515-1915: A Regional Study of the ...

Alfred Alexander Mumford - 1919 - 563 pages
...the Whig party which was gathering strength to resist the encroachment of Charles II. By supporting the Bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the English throne, he had incurred the enmity, not only of James II but of Judge Jeffreys, who tried to...
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Ungrateful Daughters: The Stuart Princesses Who Stole Their Father's Crown

Maureen Waller - 2002 - 454 pages
...Shaftesbury, President of the Council, perhaps in an attempt to rein him in. In May the Whigs brought in the Bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the English throne, adding that if he ever returned from foreign parts he was to stand accused of high...
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Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire ..., Volume 46

Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire - 1895
...uneasiness at Court, and the next two years saw great discussions and intrigues, especially with regard to the bill for the exclusion of the Duke of York from the succession to the throne. Finally the Duke of Monmouth's popularity at Court began to wane, and the...
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