Nugent family papers : Personal and family papers, 1589-1875, (bulk 1653-1788).

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Nugent family papers : Personal and family papers, 1589-1875, (bulk 1653-1788).

Papers relating to Robert Nugent and Edmund Nugent of Carlanstown consisting of petitions and certificates relating to the Robert Nugent's effort to avoid the relocation in 1653-1654 and restore his land rights, and Edmund Nugent's effort to recover the lands.

Approx. 90 pieces.2 boxes.

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Nugent, Robert Nugent, Earl, 1702-1788

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Nugent, Robert

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Graggs family

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Nugent family.

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In the aftermath of the Irish Rebellion, Robert Nugent of Carlanstown, in recognition for hist service and loyalty to the English, was granted an exemption from the transplantation to Connacht and Clare, which was part of the Cromwellian Settlement of Ireland (1652). He and Edmund Nugent of Carlanstown were able to recover the land rights during the Restoration. Edmund Nugent grandson, Robert Nugent (ca. 1702-1788), 1st Earl Nugent became a prominent British politician and was known as a poet. ...

Nugent, Edmund, fl. 1661-1703

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Knight family

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Nugent, Robert, fl. 1653-1661.

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