Family:James Butler and Eleanor Beaufort (1)

Facts and Events
Marriage[1] poss Apr 1458
  1. Weis, Frederick Lewis; William R. Beall; Kaleen E. Beall; and Walter Lee Sheppard. Ancestral roots of certain American colonists who came to America before 1700: lineages from Alfred the Great, Charlemagne, Malcolm of Scotland, Robert the Strong, and other historical individuals. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Pub. Co., c2004), p. 3 line 1-33.

    Eleanor Beaufort, d. 16 Aug 1501, Countess of Wiltshire; m. (1) poss. Apr. 1458, James le Botillier (Butler), b. abt 1420, beheaded 1 May 1461, 5th Earl of Ormond and Wiltshire, son of James Le Botillier (7-33) 4th Earl of Ormond; m. (2) bef 1470, Sir Robert Spencer, Knt., of Spencercombe, co. Devon, b. abt 1435, living 1502 (CP IX: 720; CP X: 126-28). Line goes back through Edward III of England to Cerdic, King of the West Saxons, and down (through daughter Margaret with second husband) to American colonists [[[Person:Edward Pelham (1)|Edward Pelham]] and his half-sister Penelope Pelham Winslow.