Posted By:Malcolm
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Subject:Re: What was the name of King williams War to the Europeans?
Post Date:March 13, 2003 at 12:47:39
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Forum:King William's War Forum
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James was NOT a pretender to the throne of England. He was the deposed King of Great Britain and Ireland. He reigned from 1685 to 1688 when the Engish and Scottish invited William of Orange to take the throne as James was trying to make the countries Catholic.

Malcolm