House of Butler

House of Butler

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 Dukes of Ormonde

Chief Butlers of Ireland (1185)

  • Theobald Walter le Boteler, (d.1206), Butler of England and Butler of Ireland and ancestor of the House of Butler
  • Theobald Butler, 2nd Baron Butler (1200-1230)
  • Theobald Butler, 3rd Chief Butler of Ireland (c.1224-1248)
  • Theobald Butler, 4th Chief Butler of Ireland (d.1285)
  • Theobald Butler, 5th Chief Butler of Ireland (1269–1299)
  • Edmund Butler, Earl of Carrick, 6th Chief Butler of Ireland (c.1270-1321)

Chief Butlers of Ireland (1185)

Earls of Ormond, in the Peerage of Ireland, first creation (1328- 1515)

Earl of Wiltshire, in the Peerage of England, Third Creation (1449, forfeit 1461)

  • James Butler, 1st Earl of Ormond (c.1305–1338)
  • James Butler, 2nd Earl of Ormond (1331–1382)
  • James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormond (1361–1405)
  • James Butler, 4th Earl of Ormond (1392–1452)
  • James Butler, 1st Earl of Wiltshire and 5th Earl of Ormond (1420–1461)
  • John Butler, 6th Earl of Ormond (1422–1478)
  • Thomas Butler, 7th Earl of Ormond (c.1426–1515)

Earls of Ormond, in the Peerage of Ireland, third creation (1538, forfeit 1715, allowed 1791, dormant 1997)

Earls of Ossory, in the Peerage of Ireland (1528, forfeit 1715, allowed 1791 dormant 1997)

Viscounts Thurles, in the Peerage of Ireland  (1536, forfeit 1715, allowed 1791 dormant 1997)

Marquess of Ormonde, in the Peerage of Ireland  (1642, forfeit 1715)

Earls of Brecknock, in the Peerage of England (1660, forfeit 1715)

Dukes of Ormonde, in the Peerage of Ireland (1661-1758)

Baron Butler of Moore Park, in the Peerage of England (1666, forfeit 1715)

Dukes of Ormonde, in the Peerage of England (1682, forfeit 1715)

Lords Dingwall, in the Peerage of Scotland (1609, from 1684 to 1715)

  • Piers Butler, 8th Earl of Ormond and 1st Earl of Ossory (1467–1539) cousin and heir of Thomas Butler, 7th Earl of Ormonde and great-great-grandson of James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormond.
  • James Butler, 9th Earl of Ormond and 2nd Earl of Ossory, 1st Viscount Thurles (1496–1546) married Lady Joan Fitzgerald daughter and heiress of the 10th Earl of Desmond.
  • Thomas Butler, 10th Earl of Ormonde, 3rd Earl of Ossory KG (1532–1614)
  • Walter Butler, 11th Earl of Ormond and 4th Earl of Ossory (1569–1634)
  • James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde, 1st Marquess of Ormonde, 1st Earl of Brecknock and Baron Butler of Llanthony, 12th Earl of Ormonde and 5th Earl of Ossory KG (1610–1688) married Elizabeth Preston, 2nd Lady Dingwall (1615–1684)
  • Thomas Butler, 6th Earl of Ossory, 1st Baron Butler of Moore Park KG (1634–1680) called up to the Irish House of Lords by a writ of acceleration as the Earl of Ossory and predeceased his father.
  • James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde KG KT (1665–1745) attainted and his estate forfeited, and his honours extinguished in 1715.
  • Charles Butler, 1st Earl of Arran, Viscount Tullogh and Baron Butler of Cloughgrenan, 1st Baron Butler of Weston, (de jure) 3rd Duke of Ormonde and Jacobite 1st Duke of Arran (1671–1758) second son of 6th Earl of Ossory.
  • John Butler,  (de jure) 15th Earl of Ormonde and 8th Earl of Ossory  (d. 1766) descended from Walter Butler, 11th Earl of Ormond,
  • Walter Butler,  (de jure) 16th Earl of Ormonde and 9th Earl of Ossory (1703–1783) first cousin of the 15th Earl.

Marquess of Ormonde, in the Peerage of Ireland  (1816-1820)

Baron Butler of Llanthony, in the Peerage of the United Kingdom (1816-1820)

Baron Ormonde of Llanthony, in the Peerage of the United Kingdom (1821-1997)

Marquess of Ormonde, in the Peerage of the United Kingdom (1825-1997)

  • John Butler, 17th Earl of Ormonde and 10th Earl of Ossory (1740–1795) In 1791, his right to the Peerage was acknowledged in the Irish House of Lords.
  • Walter Butler, 1st Marquess of Ormonde and Baron Butler of Llanthony, 18th Earl of Ormonde and 11th Earl of Ossory  KP (1770–1820)
  • James Wandesford Butler, 1st Marquess of Ormonde and Baron Ormonde of Llanthony, 19th Earl of Ormonde KP (1777–1838)
  • John Butler, 2nd Marquess of Ormonde KP (1808–1854)
  • James Edward William Theobald Butler, 3rd Marquess of Ormonde KP (1844–1919)
  • James Arthur Wellington Foley Butler, 4th Marquess of Ormonde (1849–1943)
  • James George Anson Butler, 5th Marquess of Ormonde (1890–1949)
  • James Arthur Norman Butler, 6th Marquess of Ormonde (1893–1971)
  • James Hubert Theobald Charles Butler, 7th Marquess of Ormonde (1899–1997)

Earl of Arran, in the Peerage of Ireland, Second Creation (1693-1758)

Baron Butler of Weston, in the Peerage of England (1694–1758)

Duke of Arran, in the Jacobite Peerage of England (1722-1758)

  • Charles Butler, 1st Earl of Arran, Viscount Tullogh and Baron Butler of Cloughgrenan, 1st Baron Butler of Weston, later (de jure) 3rd Duke of Ormonde and Jacobite 1st Duke of Arran (1671–1758) second son of 6th Earl of Ossory.

Earl of Gowran, in the Peerage of Ireland (1667-1677)

  • John Butler, 1st Earl of Gowran, Viscount Clonmore and Baron Aghrim (1643–1677), third son of James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde.

Earl of Arran, first creation, in the Peerage of Ireland (1662-1686)

Baron Butler of Weston in the Peerage of England (1673-1686)

  • Richard Butler, 1st Earl of Arran, Viscount Tullough and Baron Butler of Cloughgrenan, 1st Baron Butler of Weston (1639–1686) fourth son of James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde.

Viscounts Galmoyne, in the Peerage of Ireland (1646-1750)

Earl of Newcastle, in the Jacobite Peerage of England (1692-1750)

  • Ÿ  Edward Butler, 1st Viscount Galmoyne (d. 1653), grandson of 10th Earl of Ormond through his illegitimate son, Piers FitzThomas Butler of Duisk.
  • Ÿ  Edward Butler, 2nd Viscount of Galmoyne (1627-1667)
  • Ÿ  Piers Butler, 3rd Viscount of Galmoyne, Jacobite 1st Earl of Newcastle (1652-1740)

Viscount Butler of Tulleophelim (1605-1613)

  • Theobald Butler, Viscount Butler of Tulleophelim (d. 1613), grandson of James Butler, 9th Earl of Ormond.

 

Viscounts Mountgarret, in the Peerage of Ireland (1550)

Earl of Kilkenny, in the Peerage of Ireland (1793-1846)

Baron Mountgarret, in the Peerage of the United Kingdom (1911)

  • Richard Butler, 1st Viscount Mountgarret and Baron of Kells (1500–1571), son of Piers Butler, 8th Earl of Ormonde.
  • Ÿ  Edmund Butler, 2nd Viscount Mountgarret (d. 1602)
  • Ÿ  Richard Butler, 3rd Viscount Mountgarret (1578–1651)
  • Ÿ  Edmund Butler, 4th Viscount Mountgarret (1595–1679)
  • Ÿ  Richard Butler, 5th Viscount Mountgarret (d. 1706)
  • Ÿ  Edmund Butler, 6th Viscount Mountgarret (1663–1735)
  • Ÿ  Richard Butler, 7th Viscount Mountgarret (1685–1736)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 8th Viscount Mountgarret (1686–1749)
  • Ÿ  Edmund Butler, 9th Viscount Mountgarret (1687–1751)
  • Ÿ  Edmund Butler, 10th Viscount Mountgarret (d. 1779)
  • Ÿ  Edmund Butler, 11th Viscount Mountgarret (1745–1793)
  • Ÿ  Edmund Butler, 1st Earl of Kilkenny, 12th Viscount Mountgarret (1771–1846)
  • Ÿ  Henry Edmund Butler, 13th Viscount Mountgarret (1816–1900)
  • Ÿ  Henry Edmund Butler, 14th Viscount Mountgarret, 1st Baron Mountgarret (1844–1912)
  • Ÿ  Edmund Somerset Butler, 15th Viscount Mountgarret (1875–1918)
  • Ÿ  Piers Henry Augustine Butler, 16th Viscount Mountgarret (1903–1966)
  • Ÿ  Richard Henry Piers Butler, 17th Viscount Mountgarret (1936–2004)
  • Ÿ  Piers James Richard Butler, 18th Viscount Mountgarret (b. 1961)

Barons Caher, in the Peerage of Ireland, First Creation (1543-1560)

  • ŸThomas Butler, 1st Baron Caher (d. 1558), descended from an illegitimate son of  James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormond
  • Ÿ  Edmund Butler, 2nd Baron Caher (d. 1560)

Barons Caher, in the Peerage of Ireland, Second Creation (1583, dormant 1858)

Earls of Glengall, in the Peerage of Ireland (1816-1858)

  • Ÿ  Theobald Butler, 1st Baron Caher (d.1596), first cousin of Thomas Butler, 1st Baron Caher
  • Ÿ  Thomas Butler, 2nd Baron Caher (1568-1627)
  • Ÿ  Thomas Butler, 3rd Baron Caher (d.1648)
  • Ÿ  Pierce Butler, 4th Baron Caher (d. 1676)
  • Ÿ  Theobald Butler, 5th Baron Caher (d.1700)
  • Ÿ  Thomas Butler, 6th Baron Caher (d.1744)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 7th Baron Caher (1711-1786)
  • Ÿ  Pierce Butler, 8th Baron Caher (1727-1788)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 9th Baron Caher (d.1788)
  • Ÿ  Richard Butler, 1st Earl of Glengall, Viscount Caher, 10th Baron Caher (1775–1819)
  • Ÿ  Richard Butler, 2nd Earl of Glengall (1794–1858)

Viscounts Ikerrin, in the Peerage of Ireland  (1629)

Earls of Carrick, in the Peerage of Ireland  (1748)

Barons Butler of Mount Juliet, in the Peerage of the United Kingdom (1912)

  •  Pierce Butler, 1st Viscount Ikerrin (d. c. 1674), cadet descendant of  Edmund Butler, Earl of Carrick, 6th Chief Butler of Ireland  (c.1270-1321)
  • Ÿ Pierce Butler, 2nd Viscount Ikerrin (1637–c. 1680)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 3rd Viscount Ikerrin (d. 1688)
  • Ÿ  Pierce Butler, 4th Viscount Ikerrin (1679–1710)
  • Ÿ  James Thomas Butler, 5th Viscount Ikerrin (1698–1712)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 6th Viscount Ikerrin (1683–1720)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 7th Viscount Ikerrin (1714–1721)
  • Ÿ  Somerset Hamilton Butler, 1st Earl of Carrick, 8th Viscount Ikerrin (1719–1774)
  • Ÿ  Henry Thomas Butler, 2nd Earl of Carrick (1746–1813)
  • Ÿ  Somerset Richard Butler, 3rd Earl of Carrick (1779–1838)
  • Ÿ  Henry Thomas Butler, 4th Earl of Carrick (1834–1846)
  • Ÿ  Somerset Arthur Butler, 5th Earl of Carrick (1835–1901)
  • Ÿ  Charles Henry Somerset Butler, 6th Earl of Carrick (1851–1909)
  • Ÿ  Charles Ernest Alfred French Somerset Butler, 7th Earl of Carrick, 1st Baron Butler of Mount Juliet (1873–1931)
  • Ÿ  Theobald Walter Somerset Henry Butler, 8th Earl of Carrick (1903–1957)
  • Ÿ  Brian Stuart Theobald Somerset Caher Butler, 9th Earl of Carrick (1931–1992)
  • Ÿ  David James Theobald Somerset Butler, 10th Earl of Carrick (b. 1953)

Barons Dunboyne, in the Peerage of Ireland (1324)

Barons Dunboyne, in the Peerage of Ireland (1541)

  • Ÿ  Thomas Butler, 1st Baron Dunboyne (d. 1329), younger son of Theobald Butler, 5th Chief Butler of Ireland (1269–1299)
  • Ÿ  Pierce Butler, 2nd Baron Dunboyne (d. 08/05/1370)
  • Ÿ  Thomas "MacPiarais" Butler, 3rd Baron Dunboyne (d. 11/07/1370)
  • Ÿ  William Butler, 4th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1406)
  • Ÿ  Pierce Butler, 5th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1415)
  • Ÿ  Edmond Butler, 6th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1419)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 7th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1445)
  • Ÿ  Edmond Butler, 8th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1498)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 9th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1508)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 10th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1538)
  • Ÿ  Edmond Butler, 1st/11th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1566), married the heiress to the earlier line of Barons Dunboyne.
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 2nd/12th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1624)
  • Ÿ  Edmond Butler, 3rd/13th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1640)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 4th/14th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1662)
  • Ÿ  Pierce Butler, 5th/15th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1690)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 6th/16th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1701)
  • Ÿ  Pierce Butler, 7th/17th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1718)
  • Ÿ  Edmond Butler, 8th/18th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1732)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 9th/19th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1768)
  • Ÿ  Pierce Butler, 10th/20th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1773)
  • Ÿ  Pierce Edmond Creagh Butler, 11th/21th Baron Dunboyne (d. 1785)
  • Ÿ  John Butler, 12th/22th Baron Dunboyne (1720–1800)
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 13th/23th Baron Dunboyne (1780–1850)
  • Ÿ  Theobald Fitzwalter Butler, 14th/24th Baron Dunboyne (1806–1881)
  • Ÿ  James Fitzwalter Clifford-Butler, 15th/25th Baron Dunboyne (1839–1899)
  • Ÿ  Robert St John Fitzwalter Butler, 16th/26th Baron Dunboyne (1844–1913)
  • Ÿ  Fitzwalter George Probyn Butler, 17th/27th Baron Dunboyne (1874–1945)
  • Ÿ  Patrick Theobald Tower Butler, 18th/28th Baron Dunboyne (1917–2004)
  • Ÿ  John Fitzwalter Butler, 19th/29th Baron Dunboyne (b. 1951)

Viscount Rochford, in the Peerage of England (1525–1539)

Earl of Wiltshire, in the Peerage of England, Sixth Creation (1529–1539)

Earl of Ormond, in the Peerage of Ireland, Second Creation (1529–1539)

  • Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire and 1st Earl of Ormond, 1st Viscount Rochford, KG (1477–1539), son of Sir William Boleyn (1451 – 10 October 1505) and Lady Margaret Butler (1454–1539), herself the daughter and co-heiress of Thomas Butler, 7th Earl of Ormond.

Butler of Cloughgrenan, in the Baronetage of Ireland (1628)

  • Ÿ  Sir Thomas Butler, 1st Baronet (d. c. 1640), illegitimate son of the Hon. Sir Edmund Butler, second son of James Butler, 9th Earl of Ormonde.
  • Ÿ  Sir Edmund Butler, 2nd Baronet (d. c. 1650)
  • Ÿ  Sir Thomas Butler, 3rd Baronet (d. 1703)
  • Ÿ  Sir Pierce Butler, 4th Baronet (1670-1732)
  • Ÿ  Sir Richard Butler, 5th Baronet (1699-1771)
  • Ÿ  Sir Thomas Butler, 6th Baronet (1735-1772)
  • Ÿ  Sir Richard Butler, 7th Baronet (1761-1817)
  • Ÿ  Sir Thomas Butler, 8th Baronet (1783-1861)
  • Ÿ  Sir Richard Pierce Butler, 9th Baronet (1813-1862)
  • Ÿ  Sir Thomas Pierce Butler, 10th Baronet (1836-1909)
  • Ÿ  Sir Richard Pierce Butler, 11th Baronet (1872-1955)
  • Ÿ  Sir Thomas Pierce Butler, 12th Baronet (1910-1994)
  • Ÿ  Sir Richard Pierce Butler, 13th Baronet (b. 1940)

Butler of Polestown, in the Baronetage of Ireland (1645-1762)

  • Ÿ  Sir Walter Butler, 1st Baronet (d. 1650), descendant of Edmund Butler, younger son of James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormonde.
  • Ÿ  Sir Richard Butler, 2nd Baronet (d. c. 1679)
  • Ÿ  Sir Walter Butler, 3rd Baronet (c. 1678-1723)
  • Ÿ  Sir Edmund Butler, 4th Baronet (c. 1708-1762)

Barons Butler of Moore Park, in the Peerage of England (1666, 1871 to 1905)

  • Ÿ  Francis Thomas de Grey Cowper, 7th Earl Cowper, 3rd Baron Butler, 4th Lord Dingwall (1834–1905), attainder reversed in 1871, abeyant 1905.

 Lords Dingwall, in the Peerage of Scotland (1609)

Earl of Desmond, in the Peerage of Ireland (1619-1628)

  • Ÿ  Richard Preston, 1st Earl of Desmond and Baron Dunmore, 1st Lord Dingwall (d. 1628)
  • Ÿ  Elizabeth Butler nee Preston, Duchess of Ormonde, 2nd Lady Dingwall (1615–1684) see above
  • Ÿ  James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde, 3rd Lord Dingwall (1665–1745) (attainted 1715)
  • Ÿ  Francis Cowper, 7th Earl Cowper, 4th Lord Dingwall, 3rd Baron Butler, 8th Baron Lucas (1834–1905), attainder reversed in 1871, abeyant 1905.
  • Ÿ  Auberon Thomas Herbert, 9th Baron Lucas and 5th Lord Dingwall (1876–1916)
  • Ÿ  Nan Ino Cooper, 10th Baroness Lucas and 6th Lady Dingwall (1880–1958)
  • Ÿ  Anne Rosemary Palmer, 11th Baroness Lucas and 7th Lady Dingwall (1919–1991)
  • Ÿ  Ralph Matthew Palmer, 12th Baron Lucas and 8th Lord Dingwall (b. 1951)