Dating an irish american
An important legacy of the Viking invasion was the establishment of such cities as Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Limerick, and Wexford.
In the second half of the twelfth century King Henry II began the English Lordship of Ireland and the challenge of the Anglo-Norman Conquest commenced.
The second half of the 1840s was one of the grimmest periods in Irish history.
The rising was a military failure and had little support among the public.
However, the harsh response of the British government and particularly its execution of the rising's leaders won many over to the cause.
The Catholic Emancipation Act followed in 1829 chiefly due to the activities of the Irish politician Daniel O'Connell.
During the 1830s and 1840s a new nationalist movement, Young Ireland, arose.