Lucan, Patrick Sarsfield, earl of

Lucan, Patrick Sarsfield, earl of:

see Sarsfield, Patrick, earl of LucanSarsfield, Patrick, earl of Lucan
, d. 1693, Irish Jacobite general. A firm supporter of James II, he went with him into exile. He commanded James's forces in Ireland and had some successes, but defeat by William III in the battle of the Boyne (1690) destroyed the Jacobite hopes
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