Bernard FitzPatrick, 2nd Baron Castletown
He was appointed High Sheriff of Queen's County in 1876. He served in the Life Guards and fought in Egypt in 1882. He also sat as Member of Parliament for Portarlington from 1880 to 1883, when he succeeded his father in the barony and entered the House of Lords. In early 1902 he took part in a special diplomatic mission to promote British interests in Morocco.
Lord Castletown married the Hon. Emily Ursula Clare St Leger, daughter of the 4th Viscount Doneraile, in 1874. The marriage was childless.
Lord Castletown died on 29 May 1937 at Granston Manor, aged 87, when the barony became extinct.
- "Latest intelligence - Morocco" The Times (London). Monday, 13 January 1902. (36663), p. 6.
- "Lord Castletown Of Upper Ossory." Times [London, England] 1 June 1937: 21. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 8 Sept. 2013.
- Leigh Rayment's Peerage Pages [self-published source][better source needed]
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs [self-published source][better source needed]
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