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Thomas Smith (1547 - 1573):
Landowner


Thomas Smith was the son of Queen Elizabeth's secretary and was given land on the Ards peninsula. Sir Brian O'Neill, Chief of the O'Neills, declared that he would not relinquish any of his land, and the force which Smith was leading in 1573 was attacked and defeated and Smith was killed.


Born: 15 March 1547
Died: 20 October 1573
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