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Catherine (Knollys) FitzGerald (1559 - abt. 1632)

Catherine FitzGerald formerly Knollys aka Boteler
Born in Stanford, Berkshire, Englandmap
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Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Wife of — married Oct 1578 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died about in Watton at Stone, Hertfordshire, Englandmap [uncertain]
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According to the inscription in her father's latin dictionary, Catherine was born on Saturday the 21st day of October 1559 between 12 and 1 o'clock in the afternoon. [1]

She married, firstly, Gerald FitzGerald, Lord Garratt, son of Gerald FitzGerald, 1st/11th Earl of Kildare and Mabel Browne, in October 1578. They had a daughter Lettice.

She married, secondly, Sir Philip Boteler after 1578. They had four sons, including Sir John and Sir Robert Boteler.

Catherine reputedly died in Dec 1632 and was buried at Watton on Stone, Hertfordshire, England on the 30 Dec 1632.


  1. Varlow, Sally Sir Francis Knollys's Latin dictionary: new evidence for Katherine Carey Historical Research, Volume 80, Issue 209, August 2007, Pages 315–323,Oxford Academic

See Also

  • Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 2, page 2298. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition; volume 2, page 2212.


This person was created through the import of Consolidated Coningsby.GED on 11 March 2011.

WikiTree profile Knollys-55 created through the import of Newmans.ged on Nov 14, 2011 by Kathryn Newman. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Kathryn and others.

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