|Birth: ||1467, Ireland|
|Death: ||1539, 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.
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
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.|
Added: Jul. 6, 2010