The White Knight is one of three Hiberno-Norman hereditary knighthoods within Ireland dating from the medieval period.- White Knight (Fitzgibbon family)
White Knight (see Edmund Fitzgibbon) — now dormant.- Knight
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Knight of Kerry (Ridire Chiarraí ), also called The Green Knight, is one of three Hiberno-Norman hereditary knighthoods, all of which existed in Ireland since feudal times.
The other two were The White Knight (surname fixed as Fitzgibbon), being dormant since the 19th century, and the Knight of Glin (The Black Knight), dormant since 2011.
Edmund Fitzgibbon, 11th White Knight (c.
1552 – 23 April 1608), was an Irish nobleman of the FitzGerald dynasty, who held a Hiberno-Norman hereditary knighthood.