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James Butler, of Polestown

Birthplace: Callan, Kilkenny, Ireland
Death: Died in Callan, Kilkenny, Ireland
Place of Burial: Ireland
Immediate Family:

Son of Edmund MacRichard O'Reilly Butler, of Polestown and Catherine O'Carroll
Husband of Sabine Butler (Kavanagh)
Father of Piers Butler, 8th Earl of Ormond and Theobald Butler of Nechum
Brother of John Butler; Piers Butler; Richard Butler; Elena Butler and Walter Butler

Occupation: 7th Earl of Ormond, Follow ancestory thru Earls of Ormond, back to Theobald LeBotliller, Arklow, Wicklow, Ireland, b. 1247 Arklow, d. Sept 26, 1285, Arklow Castle., Sir
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About Sir James Butler

James BUTLER (Sir)

Born: 1437, Callan, Kilkenny, Ireland

Died: 16 Apr 1487

Father: Edmund MacRichard BUTLER of Polestown (Sir)

Mother: Catherine O'CARROLL

Married: Sabine KAVANAGH


1. Edmund BUTLER

2. Piers BUTLER (8° E. Ormonde)

3. Margaret BUTLER

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Sir James Butler

M, #33158, d. 16 April 1467

Sir James Butler|d. 16 Apr 1467|p3316.htm#i33158|Sir Edmund Butler|d. 13 Jun 1464|p3317.htm#i33161|Giles O'Carroll||p3317.htm#i33162|Richard Butler||p3317.htm#i33164|Catherine O'Reilly||p3317.htm#i33165|Maolruanaidh O'Carroll||p3317.htm#i33163||||

Last Edited=30 Apr 2008

    Sir James Butler was the son of Sir Edmund Butler and Giles O'Carroll. He died on 16 April 1467.
    Sir James Butler was invested as a Knight.

Child of Sir James Butler and Sabh Kavanagh

   * Piers Butler, 8th Earl of Ormonde+ d. 26 Aug 1539
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Callan, Kilkenny, Ireland
Age 23
Kilkenny County, Ireland
April 16, 1487
Age 50
Callan, Kilkenny, Ireland