Sir James le Boteler, K.B., 1st Earl of Ormond

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Sir James le Boteler, K.B., 1st Earl of Ormond, son of Sir Edmund le Boteler, Knt. and Joan Fitzgerald, was born at Ireland, about 18 March 1305.1,2 He died 6 January 1337/38,1 and was buried at St. Mary Collegiate Church, Gowran, Kilkenny, Ireland.1,2

James married Eleanor de Bohun, daughter of Sir Humphrey de Bohun, Knt., 8th Earl of Hereford, 9th Earl of Essex and Elizabeth of England, before 21 November 1328.1,2


Eleanor de Bohun b. abt. 1310, d. 7 Oct 1363
  • John Butler3 b. 6 Nov 1330
  • Sir James Boteler, Knt., 2nd Earl of Ormond3 b. 4 Oct 1331
  • Petronilla Butler+1 b. abt. 1335, d. 1368
This person was last edited on11 May 2021


  1. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Five vols. (Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 2:47 (Butler 7), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  2. [S2355] Brad Verity, "Descendants to the Third Generation of Eleanor, Countess of Ormond (c. 1310–1363)," Foundations: Journal of the Foundation for Medieval Genealogy 8 (2016): 75–89, at 75, further cited as Verity, "Descendants of Eleanor, Countess of Ormond."
  3. [S2355] Verity, "Descendants of Eleanor, Countess of Ormond," 76.