Gerald FitzGerald, 15th Earl of Kildare

From A Compendium of Irish Biography, 1878

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FitzGerald, Gerald, 15th Earl of Kildare, son of preceding, was born 26th December 1611, and was only six weeks old at the time of his father's death. He was given in ward to the Duke of Lennox, with an order from the King that he should be married to the Duke's granddaughter. This plan was frustrated by his early death at Maynooth, 11th November 1620, aged 8. He was buried at Kildare.

Sources

202. Kildare, The Earls of, and their Ancestors: from 1057 to 1773, with Supplement: Marquis of Kildare. 2 vols. Dublin, 1858-'62.

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