Tag Archives: john perrot

Ireland’s Wars: The First Desmond Rebellion

In 1567, Henry Sidney, the Lord Deputy of Ireland, embarked on a tour of Munster and Connaught, seeking a lay of the land in order to have a better knowledge of his position in the country. What he found startled … Continue reading

Posted in History, Ireland, Ireland's Wars, War | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments