Lecture2Hist124Jan232009

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History 124 William Meier Lecture 2 1/23/09 1) Terms on Board a) Xenophobia i) Louise de Kerouaille-mistress of Charles II (Catholic mistress) ii) James, Duke of York iii) Treaty of Dover, 1670 iv) Declaration of Indulgence, 1672 v) Lord Danby vi) Test Act, 1673 vii)Popish Plot, 1678-79 viii) Titus Oates ix) Earl of Shaftesbury x) Francophobia and anti-Catholicism b) Exclusion Crisis of 1679-81 i) Tories ii) Whigs iii) Sir Robert Filmer, Patriarcha iv) Divine right theory v) John Locke, Two treatises on Government vi) Contract theory vii)Rye House Plot viii) Gerrmandering c) Rule of James II (1685-88) i) Accession of James II, 1685 ii) Failed uprisings by the Earl of Argyll and the Duke of Monmouth iii) Royal prerogative iv) Suspending and dispensing powers v) “catholicization” (1) _of the army, universities, privy council, town corporations 2) Lecture Materials a) Charles II i) Mistress was Louise de Kerouaille (1) Louise was on payroll of French Ambassador, to encourage softer diplomatic line with France (2) Louise is also Catholic (a) Bears a son (One of 17 illegitimate kids) ii) Actual wife Catherine can’t bear children (1) So Charles brother James II takes over (HE is openly catholic) iii) James II (1) Actually Catholic (a) Possible now that whole royal line will be catholic iv) Charles needs money, goes to cousin Louis XIV (French King) (1) Signs secrete treaty… Treaty of Dover 1670 (a) In exchange for money: (i) Charles needs to declare openly his Catholicism 1. Doesn’t do so till his deathbed (ii) Ally with French navy against protestant Dutch Republic
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