- James,1581–1656, Irish prelate and scholar.
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"Carol, see and get an ass to put these kishes on," said Ussher.
Bad luck to the day that Ussher darkened the door of Ballycloran!
Thank you, Captain Ussher, I'll not be going out of this just yet.
And is it the likes of Captain Ussher as'll be good frinds to him?
You know, Thady, she can go to Ussher; he says he'll keep her.
- James. 1581–1656, Irish prelate and scholar. His system of biblical chronology, which dated the creation at 4004 bc, was for long accepted
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