Hastings family papers : Irish papers, 1583-1751, (bulk 1603-1723).
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Sir John Davies (1569-1626) was a lawyer and poet. Much admired for his poem, Nosce teipsum, Davies made his way into the court of Queen Elizabeth I and King James I. He became solicitor-general for Ireland in 1603, and attorney general in 1606. From the description of [The question concerning impositions, tonnage, poundage, prizage, customs, &c., temp Jac. I] circa 1656. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702177426 John Davies was born in 1569. He became a barr...
Sir George Rawdon (1604-1684): a soldier and politician during the Civil War, Protectorate, and Restoration. As a secretary of Edward Conway, 1st Viscount of Conway (d. 1631) and later to his son, 2nd Viscount, he paid frequent visits to his employer's estates in Ireland where he commanded a company of soldiers (1635), and sat in the Irish Parliament of 1639 as member for Belfast. During the Irish Rebellion, he was appointed major of the Conway's troop of horse, and later Colonel Hill's regiment...
Epithet: of Wickwar British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000570.0x000224 English soldier and statesman. From the description of Letter signed : Edinburgh, to Lord Lawrence, Lord President of the Council, 1655 Dec. 04. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270132612 ...