Richard Boyle, PC

2nd Earl of Shannon, Viscount Boyle of Bandon, Baron Castlemartyr, Baron Carleton of Carleton of the kingdom of Great Britain, Knight of Saint Patrick


Born: 30 Jan 1727

Christened: 16 Feb 1727

Father: Henry Boyle 1st Earl of Shannon

Mother: Henrietta Boyle (aka Harriet)

Wife: Catherine Ponsonby (eldest daughter of Elizabeth Cavendish and Rt Hon Speaker John Ponsonby, MP)

Key Historical Events:

Died: 20 May 1807 in Castlemartyr, co Cork, Ireland