BIOGRAPHY OF JAMES BUTLER 1ST DUKE ORMONDE 1610-1688

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Normandy

Descent French Royalty: 11G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

EVENTS

On 19 Oct 1610 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 was born to Thomas Butler 1594-1619 (16) and Elizabeth Poyntz

On Dec 1629 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (19) and Elizabeth Preston were married

In 1632 Thomas Butler 1632-1632 was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (21) and Elizabeth Preston

On 18 Jun 1633 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (22) succeeded 12th Earl Ormonde, 5th Earl Ossory

On 08 Jul 1634 Thomas Butler 6th Earl Ossory 1634-1680 was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (23) and Elizabeth Preston at Kilkenny Castle, Kilkenny, County Kilkenny

In 1636 James Butler 1636-1645 was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (25) and Elizabeth Preston

On 15 Jul 1639 Richard Butler 1st Earl Arran 1639-1685 was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (28) and Elizabeth Preston

On 29 Jun 1640 Elizabeth Butler 2nd Countess Chesterfield 1640-1665 was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (29) and Elizabeth Preston

On 30 Aug 1642 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (31) was created 1st Marquess Ormonde (1C 1642)

In 1643 John Butler 1st Earl Gowran 1643-1677 was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (32) and Elizabeth Preston

In 1646 Mary Butler 1646-1710 was born to James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (35) and Elizabeth Preston

Around 1647. Peter Lely 1618-1680 (28) . Portrait of James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (36) .

In 1649 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (38) was appointed 444th Knight Garter: Charles II

On 02 Apr 1656 the Treaty of Brussels agreeing mutual support between England (Royal) and Spain was signed by Henry Wilmot 1st Earl Rochester 1612-1658 (43) and James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (45) on behalf of Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (25) , and Alonso Cárdenas on behalf of Philip IV King Spain 1605-1665 (50) .

On 30 Mar 1661 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (50) was created 1st Duke Ormonde

Around 1678. Peter Lely 1618-1680 (59) . Portrait of James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (67) in his Garter Robes.

On 09 Nov 1682 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (72) was created 1st Duke Ormonde (England)

Before 10 Sep 1687. Willem Wissing 1656-1687. Portrait of James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688.

On 21 Jul 1688 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (77) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Thomas Butler 1594-1619

GrandFather: Walter Butler 11th Earl Ormonde, 4th Earl Ossory 1559-1633

1G GrandFather: Edward Butler

2G GrandFather: James "Lame" Butler 9th Earl Ormonde, 2nd Earl Ossory 1501-1546

3G GrandFather: Piers "Red" Butler 8th Earl Ormonde, 1st Earl Ossory 1467-1539

4G GrandFather: James Butler -1487

4G GrandMother: Sabh Macmurrough-Kavanagh

3G GrandMother: Margaret Fitzgerald

4G GrandFather: Gerald Fitzgerald 8th Earl Kildare 1456-1513

4G GrandMother: Alice Unknown

2G GrandMother: Joan Fitzgerald

3G GrandFather: James Fitzgerald 10th Earl Desmond -1529

4G GrandFather: Maurice Fitzgerald 9th Earl Desmond -1520

1G GrandMother: Mary Burke

GrandMother: Helen Butler

1G GrandFather: Edmund Butler 2nd Viscount Mountgarret 1562-1602

2G GrandFather: Richard Butler 1st Viscount Mountgarret 1500-1571

3G GrandFather: Piers "Red" Butler 8th Earl Ormonde, 1st Earl Ossory 1467-1539

4G GrandFather: James Butler -1487

4G GrandMother: Sabh Macmurrough-Kavanagh

3G GrandMother: Margaret Fitzgerald

4G GrandFather: Gerald Fitzgerald 8th Earl Kildare 1456-1513

4G GrandMother: Alice Unknown

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Butler

3G GrandFather: Theobald Butler

4G GrandFather: James Butler -1487

4G GrandMother: Sabh Macmurrough-Kavanagh

1G GrandMother: Grizzel Fitzpatrick

2G GrandFather: Barnaby Fitzpatrick 1st Baron Ossory

Mother: Elizabeth Poyntz

GrandFather: John Poyntz -1633

1G GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz 1528-1585

2G GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz 1510-1556

3G GrandFather: Anthony Poyntz 1480-1533

4G GrandFather: Robert Poyntz 1450-1520

4G GrandMother: Margaret Woodville

2G GrandMother: Joan Berkeley 1526-1563

3G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 5th Baron Berkeley 1472-1533

4G GrandFather: Maurice Berkeley 3rd Baron Berkeley 1435-1506

4G GrandMother: Isabel Meade

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Constable

4G GrandFather: Marmaduke Constable 1457-1518

4G GrandMother: Margery Fitzhugh

1G GrandMother: Anne Vernon

2G GrandFather: Ralph Vernon