Biography of James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Norman

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 24 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 15 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 19 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg

Kings Powys: Great x 16 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 9 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 14 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 14 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 11 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France

Timeline

On 19 Oct 1610 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde was born to Thomas Butler and Elizabeth Poyntz

On Dec 1629 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde and Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde were married

In 1632 Thomas Butler was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde and Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde

On 18 Jun 1633 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde succeeded 12th Earl Ormonde, 5th Earl Ossory. Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde by marriage Earl Ormonde.

On 08 Jul 1634 Thomas Butler 6th Earl Ossory was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde and Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde at Kilkenny Castle, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny

In 1636 James Butler was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde and Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde

On 15 Jul 1639 Richard Butler 1st Earl Arran was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde and Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde

On 29 Jun 1640 Elizabeth Butler 2nd Countess Chesterfield was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde and Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde

On 30 Aug 1642 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde was created 1st Marquess Ormonde (1C 1642). Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde by marriage Marquess Ormonde (1C 1642).

In 1643 John Butler 1st Earl Gowran was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde and Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde

In 1646 Mary Butler Duchess Devonshire was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde and Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde

Around 1647 Peter Lely.Portrait of James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde.

In 1649 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde was appointed 444th Knight Garter: Charles II

Treaty of Brussels

On 02 Apr 1656 the Treaty of Brussels agreeing mutual support between England (Royal) and Spain was signed by Henry Wilmot 1st Earl Rochester and James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde on behalf of Charles II King Scotland, and Alonso Cárdenas on behalf of Philip IV King Spain.

On 30 Mar 1661 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde was created 1st Duke Ormonde. Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde by marriage Duke Ormonde.

Around 1678 Peter Lely.Portrait of James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde in his Garter Robes.

On 09 Nov 1682 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde was created 1st Duke Ormonde (England). Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde by marriage Duke Ormonde (England).

Before 10 Sep 1687 Willem Wissing.Portrait of James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde.

On 21 Jul 1688 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde died

Ancestry

Father: Thomas Butler

GrandFather: Walter Butler 11th Earl Ormonde

Great GrandFather: Edward Butler

Great Great GrandFather: James "Lame" Butler 9th Earl Ormonde

Great Great GrandMother: Joan Fitzgerald Countess Ormonde

Great GrandMother: Mary Burke

GrandMother: Helen Butler Countess Ormonde

Great GrandFather: Edmund Butler 2nd Viscount Mountgarret

Great Great GrandFather: Richard Butler 1st Viscount Mountgarret

Great Great GrandMother: Eleanor Butler Viscountess Mountgarret

Great GrandMother: Grizzel Fitzpatrick Viscountess Mountgarret

Great Great GrandFather: Barnaby Fitzpatrick 1st Baron Ossory

Mother: Elizabeth Poyntz

GrandFather: John Poyntz

Great GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz

Great Great GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz

Great Great GrandMother: Joan Berkeley

Great GrandMother: Anne Vernon

Great Great GrandFather: Ralph Vernon