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From: "Sean MacLochlainn" <>
Subject: Re: What is the meaning of the term "Scot-Irish"
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2003 10:03:31 -0000
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Jim Pettit wrote:

> I believe it was the other way round. Antrim and Down weren't planted
> because they already had a large Presbyterian population. See Jonathan
> Bardon, A History of Ulster, The Blackstaff Press, Belfast, 1992.

Antrim and Down had a large Presbyterian population because they had
recently been planted themselves.

Sean



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