Reference Entry

Fitzgerald, James fitz Gerald, fifteenth earl of Desmond [called the Queen's Earl, the Tower Earl] (c. 1570–1601), nobleman and prisoner

Anthony M. McCormack

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/9563

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Law
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours
  • Local and Family History

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

Fitzgerald, James fitz Gerald, fifteenth earl of Desmond [called the Queen's Earl, the Tower Earl] (c. 1570–1601), nobleman and prisoner, was the son and heir of Gerald fitz James Fitzgerald, fourteenth earl of Desmond (d. 1583), and his second wife, Eleanor Butler (...

Reference Entry.  1019 words. 

Subjects: Law ; Criminology and Criminal Justice ; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours ; Local and Family History

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content. subscribe or login to access all content.