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Burke's Peerage and Baronetage / The Landed Gentry of Ireland

Burke's Peerage and Baronetage / The Landed Gentry of Ireland

Only the main lines of the Fitzgerald families are recorded in such publication through this century. These pages include many Fitzgerald family members who held their principal possessions throughout Ireland.


"Leinster" - Pages 1466 - 1469
The Duke of Leinster (Edward FitzGerald)
The ancient and illustrious family is descended from Dominus Otho or Other, who was supposed to have come to England in 1057, and to have obtained the favour of Edward the Confessor.


"Fitz-Gerald The Knight of Glin" - Pages 279 - 281
Desmond John Villiers Fitz-Gerald
29th Knight of Glin.  This family descends from John Fitz-Thomas Fitz-Gerald, Lord of Deices and Desmond (for lineage previous to this, see Burke's Peerage, Leinster).

"Fitzgerald of Mondellihy" - Page 281
Cmdr. Peter John FitzGerald
3rd son of the late Peter David FitzGerald (See Burke's Peerage, FitzGerald, Bt., Knight of Kerry).

"Fitzgerald of Turlough" - Page 281
Desmond Maurice Bingham FitzGerald
This family descends traditionally from Thomas FitzGerald (3rd son of John, son of Maurice, Knight of Kerry).