Elizabeth (Butler) Stanhope
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Elizabeth (Butler) Stanhope (1640 - 1665)

Lady Elizabeth "Countess of Chesterfield" Stanhope formerly Butler
Born in Kilkenny Castle Irelandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married before 25 Sep 1660 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at age 25 in Northamptonshire Englandmap
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Profile last modified | Created 6 Jan 2010
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Elizabeth was born on the 29 June, 1640, at Kilkenny Castle, Ireland.

She was the daughter of James Butler-1st Duke of Ormond and Lady Elizabeth Preston.

Elizabeth married Philip Stanhope-2nd Earl of Chesterfield some time before 25 September, 1660, she was his second wife.

The couple had one daughter, Lady Elizabeth Stanhope, born abt.1663.

Elizabeth passed away in July, 1665, at age 25.

She was buried at Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England.



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