Pre Deluge Settlement?
Post Babylon confusion settlement?
May be different waves of immigration and settlement from Gaul, Britain, Iberia, Scandinavia, the Atlantic ….
Canaanites and Phoenicians from the Mediterranean too?
100-170Claudius Ptolemaios Ptolemy calls the island first mikra Brettania and then iouernia, while the bigger neighbour island megalo Brettania, later albion
The Romans call the ilands Britannia and Hibernia or Scotia.
431Pope Celestine sends Palladius to the once called Scotti, landing in Arklow
some years later?Patrick becomes first archbishop of Armagh, the primate of the island
Book of Kells
Saint Columba founds a mission on Iona
Scotis settling to North West Britannia, the future Scotland
Viking raids and colonies
1169-1171 English Norman Invasion
1171 Lordship of Ireland
1366 Statutes of Kilkenny
since 1500 planters or colonists from England
1533 Pope Clement 7 excommunicates Henry 8
1542 Crown of Ireland Act
1516 Martin Luther
Thereupon i felt myself to be reborn and to have gone through the open doirs into paradise. The whole of scripture took a new meaning ….. This passage (Romans.1.16,17) became to me a gate to heaven.
1517, Wittenberg, Luther publishs his beliefs at the church door
1520s, Patrick Hamilton to Paris
1528, Archbishop Beaton and the church condemned Hamilton back in Scotland preaching his new faith and burnt him at the stake in St. Andrews. His witness influenced more believers.
1546, George Wishart
1547, John Knox, the french capture St Andrews Castle, 19 months galley slave, 1549 he preaching in England, 1553 to Geneva of John Calvin
1553 – 58 Queen Mary Tudor
1542 Kingdom of Ireland
as client state of England and King Henry 8
1569-1573 and 1579-1583 Desmond Rebellions
1585-1604 English Spanish War, 1588 Armada tries to invade England, Francis Drake
1586 Munster plantation
1593/94-1603 Nine Year War
Earl Hugh O’Neill of Tyron
1603 King James 4 of Scotland becomes James 1 of England, uniting the kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland
1605 Guy Fawkes, Gunpowder plot
since 1606 or 1609 Ulster Scottish plantation after flight of some Irish earls
1639-1653 British Civil War
16??-1658 Oliver Cromwell, born 1599
or Wars of the Three Kingdoms including
- 3 English civil wars
- English Revolution
- 1641 Irish Rebellion
- 1642-1652 Iriish Confederate Wars
1652-1660 Commonwealth Republic
1689-1691 Williamite Jacobite War
1688 Glorious Revolution
1707 as client state of the new Great Britain
both under Dublin administration?
1782 Legislative Independence until 1800
1800 Acts of Union