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George FitzGerald, 16th Earl of Kildare
(23 January 1612 – 29 May 1660) was known as the "Fairy Earl", apparently for no other reason than that his portrait, still extant, was painted on a small scale." He was the son of Thomas FitzGerald and Frances Randolph and grandson of Edward FitzGerald (born 1502, brother of Gerald FitzGerald, 14th Earl of Kildare
Gerald FitzGerald, 14th Earl of Kildare was an Irish peer.-Background:Kildare was the son of Edward FitzGerald, younger son of Gerald FitzGerald, 9th Earl of Kildare...
) and Agnes Leigh.
He married Lady Joan Boyle on 15 August 1630. She was the daughter of Richard Boyle, 1st Earl of Cork
Richard Boyle, 1st Earl of Cork , also known as the Great Earl of Cork, was Lord Treasurer of the Kingdom of Ireland....
and his second wife Catherine Fenton. George and Joan had four children.
- Wentworth FitzGerald, 17th Earl of Kildare
Wentworth FitzGerald, 17th Earl of Kildare PC , styled Lord Offaly until 1660, was an Irish peer.-Background:...
(1632 – 5 March 1664) married Lady Elizabeth Holles.
- Lady Eleanor Fitzgerald (Christened 18 May 1634 – 3 August 1681 married Walter Borrowes.
- Robert Fitzgerald (born 1638)
- Lady Elizabeth Fitzgerald (1642 – died c. 1697/98) married Callaghan MacCarty, 3rd Earl of Clancarty