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James Butler, 9th Earl of Ormond and Ossory
by Francesco Bartolozzi, published by John Chamberlaine, after Hans Holbein the Youngerstipple engraving on pink paper, with some hand-colouring, published 14 July 1797NPG D39383
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21 April 2017, 20:49
James Butler,9th Earl of Ormond and Ossory ,is a descendant of the Walter Norman Family,who were made hereditary Chief Butlers of Ireland,hence the Family becoming the Butler Family,Anne Boleyn and therefore Elizabeth 1 are descended from the Butler Family,Margaret Butler is Anne's Paternal Grandmother,the 10th Earl Thomas 'Black Tom' Butler was a close Friend of his Cousin Elizabeth 1st,he built his home in Ireland for a visit from her,which was in the end never made.
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