- 1st Duke of, title of James Butler. 1610–88, Anglo-Irish general; commander (1641–50) of the royalist forces in Ireland; Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (1661–69; 1677–84)
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Examples from the Web for ormonde
Whether any portrait of Thomas Earl of Ormonde has been published?
Ormonde, the Marquis of, on scandal against Queen Elizabeth, 225.
The captain and his son set off to pay their intended visit to the Duke of Ormonde.A True Hero
You were before that at Vigo, aide-de-camp to the Duke of Ormonde.The History of Henry Esmond, Esq.
W. M. Thackeray
Lennox himself came to Dublin, and sailed with Ormonde for the Clyde.Ireland under the Tudors, Volume I (of II)