He then proceeded to clear Pomerania of the piebald imperial host composed of every nationality under heaven, and officered by Italians, Irishmen, Czechs, Croats, Danes, Spaniards and Walloons.
Out of the rival " defenders " Ribbonism in part sprung, and the United Irishmen drew from both sources (1791).
Swift and Berkeley did not consider themselves Irishmen at all.
" And let us not forget," he added, " that that is the ultimate goal at which all we Irishmen aim.
In February 1883 Mr Trevelyan gave an account of his stewardship at Hawick, and said that all law-abiding Irishmen, whether Conservative or Liberal, were on one side, while on the other were those who " planned and executed the Galway and Dublin murders, the boycotting and firing into houses, the mutilation of cattle and intimidation of every sort."