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), 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, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, the United States.


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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