Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 7 months ago

Why did most Irish Protestants abandon the United Irishman cause after the 1798?

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  • Anonymous
    7 months ago

    Oh Ireland surround with sadness and gloom we were defeated and shamefully treated and I Robert Emmet await my execution by an English court in Kilmainham Gaol Dublin September 20 1803  Hero Robert Emmet lived and a hero he lived and a hero he will die.

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  • ?
    Lv 6
    7 months ago

    They must have read the hand writing on the wall. That was a doomed effort involving the Frenchies.

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    • Lv 7
      7 months agoReport

      A hero I lived and a hero I will die good farewell fellow Irishmen my parents and sweetheart Sarah Curran

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  • Maxi
    Lv 7
    7 months ago
    • 7 months agoReport

      Yes I know but it doesn't explain why Protestants became Unionists.

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