King James II

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1685 In England - Events
... 6 February - Death of Charles II at Whitehall Palace after four days' illness ... His brother, the Roman Catholic James Stuart, Duke of York, becomes King James II of England. 23 April - Coronation of King James II at Westminster Abbey ...
Hugh Reily
... of Cavan in the Dublin Patriot Parliament of King James II ... After the defeat of King James II by King William III, Reilly fled to France with the king ... In 1690 James II appointed him Lord Chancellor of Ireland at St ...

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