Biography of James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde

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 Countess 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 Marchioness 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.

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

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, II King England, Scotland and Ireland, 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 Duchess Ormonde.

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

Around 1678 Peter Lely 1618-1680. Portrait of James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 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 Duchess Ormonde (England).

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

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 died.

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, King Deheubarth

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

Ancestry

Father: Thomas Butler Great x 10 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandFather: Walter Butler 11th Earl Ormonde, 4th Earl Ossory Great x 9 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Edward Butler Great x 8 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: James "Lame" Butler 9th Earl Ormonde, 2nd Earl Ossory Great x 7 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Piers "Red" Butler 8th Earl Ormonde, 1st Earl Ossory Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Fitzgerald Countess Ormonde, Countess Ossory

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Fitzgerald Countess Ormonde, Countess Ossory Great x 7 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: James Fitzgerald 10th Earl Desmond Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandMother: Mary Burke

GrandMother: Helen Butler Countess Ormonde, Countess Ossory Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Edmund Butler 2nd Viscount Mountgarret Great x 8 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Butler 1st Viscount Mountgarret Great x 7 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Piers "Red" Butler 8th Earl Ormonde, 1st Earl Ossory Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Fitzgerald Countess Ormonde, Countess Ossory

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Butler Viscountess Mountgarret Great x 7 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Theobald Butler Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandMother: Grizzel Fitzpatrick Viscountess Mountgarret

Great x 2 GrandFather: Barnaby Fitzpatrick 1st Baron Ossory

Mother: Elizabeth Poyntz Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: John Poyntz Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Nicholas Poyntz Great x 9 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Anthony Poyntz Great x 8 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Berkeley Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley 5th Baron Berkeley Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Constable Baroness Berkeley Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Anne Vernon

Great x 2 GrandFather: Ralph Vernon