Flashcards in Gladstone Deck (21)
What did Gladstone say his mission was in 1868?
To "pacify Ireland"
What are the three main theories of his real motivation in 1868 for solving the Irish problem?
Response to the Fenian atrocities 1867
He was a morale man an felt Ireland needed reform after famine
Wanted an issue to unite diverse liberal party
Gladstone prescribed to what ideology?
When was the Irish Disestablishment act?
What did the Irish Disestablishment act limit tithes to?
Act meant tithes to the church of Ireland were no longer compulsory
how much did gladstone limit church property to?
What did Gladstone do with his disendowment from the disestablishment act?
Split it between charity and compensation for priests
When was the first Irish Land Act?
what did the first Irish land act do?
Made it that owners had to compensate Tennants for evictions for all reasons other than non payment
Have a land payment grant
Was the first Land Act a success or failure ?
Which university was meant to be expanded in the Irish university act 1873
When did Gladstone's first ministry end
When did Gladstone's second ministry begin?
Who replaced Gladstone as pM in 1974
When was the second land act?
What were the three Fs
Fiat rents, fixity of tenure, free sale
How much of a rent reduction did the second Irish land act lead to?
What did Parnell agree to do in the Kilmainham Treaty 1882?
Use his influence against violence + support land act 😍😍😍
Lord Frederick Cavendish was murdered in 1883, who was that?
The Irish secretary
What caused the fall of Gladstone's third ministry
First home rule