Letters patent issued on Wed 30th Mar 1661

To James Butler

A peerage of the Kingdom of Ireland , during the reign of Charles II

Previously known as Marquess of Ormond in the Peerage of the Kingdom of Ireland.

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Previous of title: true


  1. Duke of Ormond


Peerage, p. 2; C 231/7 p. 94; LP 13 Chas. II, pt. 3 (C 66/2958) no. 4; preamble printed in Lodge, iv, 51-2