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Richard Butler

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Richard Butler

Birth
Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland
Death
20 Dec 1571 (aged 83–84)
Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland
Burial
Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland Add to Map
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Richard Butler, 1st Viscount Mountgarret was the son of Piers Butler, 8th Earl of Ormonde, 1st Earl of Ossory (1464-1539) and Margaret FitzGerald (1465-1542). He married three times. His first marriage was to his first cousin Eleanor Butler (1504-1535), daughter of Theobald Butler who was the eldest brother of Piers Butler. He had one daughter and one son by that marriage. He married secondly Catherine Barnewall and third Anne Plunket.
Richard Butler, 1st Viscount Mountgarret was the son of Piers Butler, 8th Earl of Ormonde, 1st Earl of Ossory (1464-1539) and Margaret FitzGerald (1465-1542). He married three times. His first marriage was to his first cousin Eleanor Butler (1504-1535), daughter of Theobald Butler who was the eldest brother of Piers Butler. He had one daughter and one son by that marriage. He married secondly Catherine Barnewall and third Anne Plunket.


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