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Piers "Red Piers" Butler, 8th Earl Ormonde
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Birth: 1464
County Kilkenny, Ireland
Death: Aug. 25, 1539
County Kilkenny, Ireland

Piers Butler, 8th Earl of Ormond and 1st Earl of Ossory (c. 1467 26 August 1539), also known as (Irish Piers Ruadh) Red Piers.

* Great-great-grandfather: James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormonde
* Great-grandfather: Sir Richard Butler of Polestown
* Grandfather: Edmund MacRichard Butler of Polestown
* Father: Sir James Butler of Polestown. His mother, Sabh Kavanagh, was the daughter of Donal Reagh Mac-Morrough Kavanagh.
Family links: 
  Margaret Fitzgerald (1465 - 1542)
  James Butler 9th Earl Ormonde (____ - 1546)*
  Richard Butler (1487 - 1571)*
*Calculated relationship
Entrance to Marquis of Ormonde's Vault AD 1854

This vault marker was installed apparently when the old family vault was renovated following the interment of John Butler, 2nd Marquess of Ormonde, KP who died in 1854.

Saint Canices Cemetery
County Kilkenny, Ireland
Created by: Charles Butler
Record added: Jun 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54257982
Piers Red Piers Butler, 8th Earl Ormonde
Added by: Charles Butler
Piers Red Piers Butler, 8th Earl Ormonde
Added by: Charles Butler
Piers Red Piers Butler, 8th Earl Ormonde
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2nd cousin 15x removed
- N Bond
 Added: Aug. 9, 2015
Just recently found my Irish ancestry. Here's a tulip from a descendant of the Butler/Fitzgerald Family now married to a Dutchman in Michigan.
- Sandy VanVels
 Added: Jul. 6, 2010

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