Earl of Glengall

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Baron Cahir)
Jump to: navigation, search

Earl of Glengall is a title in the Peerage of Ireland that was created in 1816 The subsidiary title of Baron Cahir (also spelt "Baron Caher") in the Peerage of Ireland was created in 1542 for Thomas Butler who was a descendant of James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormond. The 10th Baron was created "Viscount Cahir" and Earl of Glengall. Cahir is a town in the barony of Iffa and Offa West, County Tipperary. It is famous for Cahir Castle.

List of barons[edit]

First creation[edit]

Second creation[edit]

The title of Earl of Glengall was created in the Peerage of Ireland in 1816. The Earl also used the subsidiary titles of Viscount Caher (1816) and Baron Caher (1583), both in the Peerage of Ireland.

  • Richard Butler, 1st Earl of Glengall and 10th Baron Cahir (1775–1819), was the son of the 9th Baron.
  • Richard Butler, 2nd Earl of Glengall and 11th Baron Cahir (1794–1858). The titles became extinct at the death of the second Earl who was buried in the Church of Ireland church, Cahir built by (John Nash.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]