1655 in Ireland
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List of years in Ireland
- July - Henry Cromwell, son of Oliver, is appointed as major-general of the forces in Ireland and a member of the Irish council of state. After the Lord Deputy, Charles Fleetwood, departs for England in September, Henry Cromwell de facto takes over that role also.
- Approximate date
- 16 February - Rory (Roger) O'Moore, principal organizer of the Irish Rebellion of 1641 (b. c.1620).
- 16 June - James Hamilton, 3rd Baron Hamilton of Strabane, peer (b.1633).