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Fitzgerald, Gerald, eighth earl of Kildarelocked

(1456?–1513)
  • Steven G. Ellis

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Fitzgerald, Gerald, eighth earl of Kildare (1456?–1513), magnate and administrator, was probably born in 1456, the eldest of the four sons and two daughters of Thomas Fitzgerald, seventh earl of Kildare (d. 1478), and his wife, Joan, daughter of James Fitzgerald, sixth earl of Desmond...

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