Sir Richard Welles Butler of Polestown

public profile

Is your surname Welles Butler of Polestown?

Research the Welles Butler of Polestown family

Sir Richard Welles Butler of Polestown's Geni Profile

Records for Richard Welles Butler of Polestown

11 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Richard Welles Butler of Polestown

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Knocktopher Castle,Arklow,Wicklow,Ireland
Death: Died in Knight Polestown Kilkemrey,,,Ireland
Immediate Family:

Son of James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormond and Anne de Welles, Countess of Ormond
Husband of Catherine O'Reilly
Father of (unknown) O'Reilly Butler; Katherine Giles Le Poer; Edmund MacRichard O'Reilly Butler, of Polestown; Daughter Butler; Infant Butler and 3 others
Brother of Sir Ralph Butler, of Badminton; James 'the White Earl' Butler, 4th Earl of Ormond; Ann Wogan (Butler) and Edmund Butler
Half brother of James Le Butler and James Gallda Butler

Occupation: Born Knocktopher Castle, Knight of Polestown and godson of King Richard II
Managed by: James Michael McCullough, Jr.
Last Updated:

About Richard Welles Butler of Polestown

Richard Butler1

M, #33164

    Richard Butler was the son of James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormonde and Anne Welles.
He married Catherine O'Reilly, daughter of Gildas O'Reilly, Lord of East Breffny.1
    Richard Butler lived at Paulstown, County Kilkenny, Ireland.

Child of Richard Butler and Catherine O'Reilly

1.Sir Edmund Butler+1 d. 13 Jun 1464

Citations

http://thepeerage.com/p3317.htm#i33164

--------------------

Pedigree from http://www.thepeerage.com/p3317.htm#i33164

Richard Butler1

M, #33164

Richard Butler||p3317.htm#i33164|James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormonde|d. 6 Sep 1405|p3317.htm#i33167|Anne Welles|d. a 1396|p3317.htm#i33168|James Butler, 2nd Earl of Ormonde|d. 18 Oct 1382|p3317.htm#i33170|Elizabeth Darcy||p3318.htm#i33171|John de Welles, 4th Lord Welles|b. 23 Aug 1334\nd. 11 Oct 1361|p18915.htm#i189143|Maud de Ros|d. 9 Dec 1388|p18915.htm#i189144|

Last Edited=13 Apr 2008

Consanguinity Index=0.05%

    Richard Butler was the son of James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormonde and Anne Welles.2 He married Catherine O'Reilly, daughter of Gildas O'Reilly, Lord of East Breffny.1
    Richard Butler lived at Paulstown, County Kilkenny, Ireland.

Child of Richard Butler and Catherine O'Reilly

   * Sir Edmund Butler+ d. 13 Jun 1464 1

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 2808. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  2. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 2, page 2807.

--------------------

Richard BUTLER of Knocktopher (Sir)

Born: AFT 1393, Ormond, Tipperary, Ireland

Father: James BUTLER (3° E. Ormonde)

Mother: Anne WELLES (C. Ormonde)

Married: Catherine O'REILLY

Children:

1. Edmund MacRichard BUTLER of Polestown (Sir)

view all 12

Sir Richard Welles Butler of Polestown's Timeline

1396
1396
Knocktopher Castle,Arklow,Wicklow,Ireland
1407
1407
Age 11
Ireland
1410
1410
Age 14
East Breffny, Cavan, Ireland
1420
1420
Age 24
Knocktopher Castle, Arklow, Wicklow, Ireland
1443
1443
Age 47
Knight Polestown Kilkemrey,,,Ireland
1455
1455
Age 47
Paulstown, Kilkenny, Kilkenny, Ireland
????
????
????
????