James Butler (1331-1382), 2nd Earl of Ormond, Chief Justice of Ireland, was born 4 October 1331 in Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland to James Butler, 1st Earl of Ormonde (c1305-1337) and Eleanor de Bohun (1304-1363) and died 18 October 1382 in Knocktopher, County Kilkenny, Ireland of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Darcy (1332-1390) 15 May 1346 JL . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Rurik (c832-879), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Spain, Portugal, England, Belgium, Ireland, the Netherlands, Italy.


Offspring of James Butler and Elizabeth Darcy (1332-1390)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Ralph Butler
Alinore Boteler (c1370-1395) 1370 1395 Gerald FitzGerald (1335-1398)

James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormonde (1376-1405) 1376 6 September 1405 Anne Welles (1360-1397)

Thomas Butler

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