Secret Treaty of Dover, - treaty signed by England and France at Dover on June 1670, it required
that Charles the II of England would convert to the Roman Catholic Church and assist Louis
with 60 Wars Ships to help and 4000 soldiers in France’s war of conquest against the Dutch
republic. Louie paid Charles a secret subsidy 200,000 pounds a year to not have to go to
Restoration of England had 4 primary groups. The Anglicans, the Dissenters, Squirachy,
-beliefs of the “Roman Catholic Church” elements
- shared a common fear with Anglicans of the Catholics.
-Land elite, independent, supported the crown but opposed absolute monarchy. Also
supported the church of England.
Merchant-trading class –
this class is where the future lies. Supported parliament.
trust King Charles.
Among the Merchant trading class, someone who founds and runs a company.
The Duke of Marlboro
, England’s greatest Military leader ever produced. Never lost a war.
Chambers of reunion
, King Louie put together committee to search for old records of lands he
Declaration of Indulgence
– was Charles II of Englands attempt to extend religious liberty to
protestant nonconformist and Roman Catholics in his realms, by suspending the execution of
Penal Laws that punished recusants from the Church of England.
Test Act –
passed by parliament, agreed that all holders of political and military powers. Have to
receive the holy right of Anglican. Made to prevent a catholic from taking the throne or power in