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Christopher Preston

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Birthplace: Gormanston Castle, Gormanston, County Meath, Leinster, Ireland
Death: Died in Ireland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Jenico Preston, 3rd Viscount Gormanston and Catherine Preston
Husband of Catherine Preston
Father of Jane FitzWilliam; Eleanor Luttrell; Jenico Preston, 5th Viscount Gormanston; Thomas Preston, 1st Viscount Tara; Genet Preston and 4 others
Brother of Catherine Fleming; Martin Preston and Elizabeth Nugent

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About Christopher Preston

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Christopher Preston:

http://www.thepeerage.com/p40107.htm#i401070

Christopher Preston, 4th Viscount Gormanston [1]

  • M, #401070,
  • b. circa 1537,
  • d. 24 January 1599/0
  • Last Edited=25 Jun 2011

Christopher Preston, 4th Viscount Gormanston was born circa 1537.[1] He was the son of Jenico Preston, 3rd Viscount Gormanston and Lady Catherine FitzGerald.[1]

He married, secondly, Catherine FitzWilliam, daughter of Sir Thomas FitzWilliam.[1]

He married, firstly, Catherine FitzWilliam, daughter of Sir William FitzWilliam.[1]

He died on 24 January 1599/0.[1]

He succeeded to the title of 4th Viscount Gormanston [I., 1478] in 1560.[1] He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Preston of Gormanston [I., 1370] in 1560.[1]

Children of Christopher Preston, 4th Viscount Gormanston and Catherine FitzWilliam

  • 1. Hon. Mary Preston+[1]
  • 2. William Preston [1]
  • 3. Jenico Preston, 5th Viscount Gormanston+[1] b. c 1585, d. 14 Mar 1629/30
  • 4. unknown son Preston [1] b. c 1585
  • 5. unknown son Preston [1] b. c 1585
  • 6. Thomas Preston, 1st Viscount Taragh+[1] b. c 1585, d. b 21 Oct 1655

Citations

  • 1. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 2, page 1601. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

-------------------- He succeeded to the title of 4th Viscount Gormanston [I., 1478] in 1560.

He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Preston of Gormanston [I., 1370] in 1560.

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Sir Christopher Preston, 4th Viscount Gormanston's Timeline

1537
1537
Gormanston, County Meath, Leinster, Ireland
1563
1563
Age 26
Mount Merrion, Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown, County Dublin, Ireland
1567
1567
Age 30
Gormanston, , Meath, Ireland
1569
1569
Age 32
Ireland
1585
1585
Age 48
Gormanston, County Meath, Leinster, Ireland
1585
Age 48
Of, Gormanston, Meath, Ireland
1590
1590
Age 53
Gormanston, , Meath, Ireland
1600
January 24, 1600
Age 63
Ireland
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