Document ReferencePw2 Hy 876
TitleMemorial by Mr Hales; n.d. [c.1703-1709]
Content DescriptionDiscusses the grievances of the 'Protestants beyond sea' along with various treaties from which they felt themselves to have been excluded; suggests ways of affording them the 'ease and safety which is requisite for them' throughout Europe; discusses Queen Anne's intention to give a commission to Mr H. with regard to this issue; recommends that Mr H. consult various European powers for assistance in improving the lives of the Protestants; states that the aim of the commission is to re-establish those rights which have previously been granted to European Protestants by international treaty and not to grant them more at the expense of the Catholic powers.

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Termreligions, Protestants, rights of
royalty, authority
religious affairs, intolerance
diplomacy, with European powers

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29649H.; - (fl 1703-1709); Mr; granted a commission relative to European Protestantsfl 1703-1709
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
NA29650Hales; - (fl 1703-1709); Mr; wrote memorial on the Protestants beyond the seasfl 1703-1709
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