- Dongan, Thomas, Earl of Limerick
- (1634-1715)Colonial governor of New York. Sent to America as governor, 1682. Resigned, 1688. Became Earl of Limerick, 1698.Index: F Governor of New York, correspondence with La Barre, 182; policy with Iroquois, 183; correspondence with Denonville, 199-200; claims right to trade with Lake tribes, 203; demands destruction of Fort Niagara, 218; advice to Indians, 219. L Governor of New York, stirs up Iroquois, 185, 191.Bib.: Cyc. Am. Biog.; Dict. Nat. Biog.
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Thomas Dongan, 2nd Earl of Limerick — The 2nd Earl of Limerick. Thomas Donegan, 2nd Earl of Limerick (1634 – 14 December 1715) was a member of Irish Parliament, Royalist military officer during the English Civil War, and governor of the Province of New York. He is noted for having… … Wikipedia
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Dongan, Thomas — • Second Earl of Limerick, b. 1634, at Castletown Kildrought, now Celbridge, County Kildare, Ireland; d. at London, 1715 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 … Catholic encyclopedia
Dongan, Thomas, 2nd earl of Limerick — born 1634, Castletown, County Kildare, Ire. died Dec. 14, 1715, London, Eng. British colonial governor of New York. A member of an Irish royalist family, he was exiled to France after the English Civil Wars. Recalled to England in 1677, he served … Universalium
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