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  1. 1. Glorious Revolution What’s so glorious about it?
  2. 2. James II, unpopular! Created a Catholic King’s Party Alienated Whigs and Tories Declared tolerance for Catholics against Parliament’s wishes
  3. 3. Protestant daughters Mary and Anne
  4. 4. Mary of Modena and son James III?
  5. 5. William invades on invitation, 1688 Invited by Lord Cavendish, the Duke of Devonshire Also by six other top nobles Agreed to power limitations before taking over
  6. 6. Invaded with Dutch army By December 1688 James fled and William and Mary were joint monarchs Agreed to English Bill of Rights No bloodshed in England
  7. 7. Scotland rebels-Killiecrankie
  8. 8. Ireland rebels! Siege of Londonderry
  9. 9. and loses! Protestants have faith in their “Orange” King Battle of the Boyne, 1690
  10. 10. Battle of the Boyne
  11. 11. Leaders Frederick, Duke of Schomberg Patrick Sarsfield, Earl of Lucan, later Lt. General of Irish forces in French service
  12. 12. Legacy - Sectarianism and Locke