Erse Free State

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Erse Free State
Saorstát Éireann (Erse)
Dominion
Unitit Kinrick|
1922–1937 Ireland|
Banner Great Seal
Anthem
"Amhrán na bhFiann"[1]
"The Sodgers' Song"
Location o the Erse Free State. Northren Ireland is in licht green
Caipital Dublin
53°21′N 6°16′W / 53.350°N 6.267°W / 53.350; -6.267
Leids Erse, Inglis
Government Pairlamentar constitutional monarchy
Monarch
 -  1922–1936 George V
 -  1936 Edward VIII
 -  1936–1949 Argiebly George VI
(mair information)
Govrenor-General
 -  1922–1927 Timothy Michael Healy
 -  1928–1932 James McNeill
 -  1932–1936 Domhnall Ua Buachalla
Preses o the Executive Cooncil
 -  1922–1932 W. T. Cosgrave
 -  1932–1937 Éamon de Valera
Legislatur Oireachtas
 -  Upper hoose Seanad
 -  Lawer hoose Dáil
History
 -  Anglo-Erse Treaty 6 December 1921
 -  Constitution o the Erse Free State 6 December 1922
 -  Northern Ireland opt-oot 8 December 1922
 -  Constitution o Ireland 29 December 1937
Aurie
 -  Until 8 December 1922 84,000 km² (32,433 sq mi)
 -  After 8 December 1922 70,000 km² (27,027 sq mi)
Siller Poond sterling (1922–27)
Saorstát poond (1928–37)

The Erse Free State (Erse: Saorstát Éireann, Inglis: Irish Free State) wis the kintra frae 1922 tae 1937 makkit frae the Anglo-Erse Treaty. It wis a domeenion athin the Breetish Empire an wis makkit up o the 26 coonties that's nou the Republic o Ireland. It wad hae been makkit up o aw 32 coonties o Ireland but 6 coonties teuk up the chaunce tae opt oot an becam Northren Ireland. It follaed on frae the Breetish thocht o Soothren Ireland that ne'er cam tae be realised. The Erse Free State wis replaced bi the Republic o Ireland.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Offeecially adoptit in Julie 1926. O'Day, Alan (1987). Alan O'Day, ed. Reactions to Irish nationalism. Continuum International Publishing Group. p. 17. ISBN 978-0-907628-85-9. Retrieved 28 Aprile 2011. 


Coordinates: 53°20′52″N 6°15′35″W / 53.34778°N 6.25972°W / 53.34778; -6.25972