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James Fitzgerald, 6th Earl of Desmond

Kerry County Museum has a reconstruction of Tralee in 1450.
The Geraldine arms are shown above the town gates. See 2016 photo.
See another 2016 photo.

James Fitzgerald, 6th Earl of Desmond (see here and here),
mar Mary Burk [dau of Ulick mac Rickard Burk],
succ when he dispossessed his nephew the 5th Earl in 1418,
re-built Dominican Priory, Limerick,
Mary died 1435,
he died at Mocollop, Co.Waterford, in 1462 or 1463,
[Complete Peerage] says bur Youghal,
had issue:

  1. Thomas Fitzgerald, 7th Earl of Desmond.

  2. Joan Fitzgerald,
    mar Thomas Fitzgerald, 7th Earl of Kildare and had issue.

  3. Gerald Fitzgerald, Lord of Decies.

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