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Mountjoy

Mountjoy, Charle3 Blount, eighth Lord (1563-1606), took part, as a volunteer, in the engagement with the Armada, and was in 1594 appointed governor of Portsmouth. He was sent to Ireland by Elizabeth in 1600 to succeed Essex, where he restored peace. He wrote on military subjects.