The dukedom for which Arundel had petitioned Charles I.
In so doing Anglesey was held by Ormonde to have censured his conduct and that of Charles I.
In that year he was elected member of the Irish parliament for Dungannon, and joined the earl of Antrim and other lords in concerting measures for supporting Charles I.
On the 22nd of October 16 4 1 he surprised and captured Charlemont Castle; and having been chosen commander-in-chief of the Irish forces in the north, he forged and issued a pretended commission from Charles I.
The lace manufacture was introduced by Flemish refugees, and was flourishing in the reign of Charles I.