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date: 22 September 2019

King, Sir Robertlocked

(d. 1657)
  • Patrick Little

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King, Sir Robert (d. 1657), politician, was the eldest son of Sir John King (d. 1637) of Boyle Abbey, co. Roscommon, and his wife, Catherine Drury. He succeeded his father as muster-master-general of Ireland in 1618, was knighted in 1621, and served in the administration of ...

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