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  HEREDITARY PEERAGES IN THE PEERAGE OF ENGLAND BELOW THE RANK OF A MARQUESS
14 Viscountcy of Townshend of Raynham 11 December 1682(The Viscountcy is held by the GB Marquess of Townshend).
79 Barony of Montagu of Kimbolton 19 December 1620(The Barony belongs to the Viscountcy of Mandeville and is held by the GB Duke of Manchester).
80 Barony of Feilding of Newnham Paddox 30 December 1620(The Barony belongs to the Viscountcy of Feilding and is held by the Earl of Denbigh and Desmond).
www.hulthenhem.se /peer/eng.htm   (2707 words)

  
 List of Viscountcies
1 Viscountcies in the Peerage of England, 1446-1707
2 Viscountcies in the Peerage of Scotland, 1606-1707
4 Viscountcies in the Peerage of Ireland, 1461-1801
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/list_of_viscountcies   (2411 words)

  
 List of Viscounts - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of present Viscounts in the Peerages of England, Scotland, Great Britain, Ireland, and the United Kingdom.
Note that it does not include those still-extant viscountcies which have become merged (either through marriage or elevation) with more elevated peerages and are today only seen as subsidiary titles.
For a more complete list, which adds these "hidden" viscounties as well as extinct, dormant, abeyant, and forfeit ones, see List of Viscountcies.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Viscounts_in_order_of_precedence   (154 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Peerage
This is a list of Life Peerages in the Peerage of the United Kingdom created under the Life Peerages Act 1958, grouped by the sitting Prime Minister.
This is a list of Life Peerages in the Peerage of the United Kingdom created under the Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876.
This is a list of representative peers elected from the Peerage of Ireland to sit in the House of Lords.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Peerage   (5048 words)

  
 Life peer -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Additionally, individuals may be created peers in various honours lists as rewards for merit; these peers are not expected to be regular attendees of the House of Lords, but are at liberty to do so if they please.
The New Year Honours List, the Birthday Honours List (to mark the Sovereign's official birthday, the second Saturday in June), the Dissolution Honours List (to mark the dissolution of Parliament) and the Resignation Honours List (to mark the end of a Prime Minister's tenure) have all been used to announce life peerage creations.
Now, however, non-partisan peers are not announced in the various honours lists, but are rather created upon the recommendations of the (Click link for more info and facts about House of Lords Appointments Commission) House of Lords Appointments Commission.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/l/li/life_peer.htm   (2064 words)

  
 THE JACOBITE PEERAGE & BARONETAGE in 1996   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
This is a listing of the heirs of the extant Peerage of England, Scotland and Ireland as it stood on 10
The list of the extant Jacobite titles, the original grantees and their present holders when known, relies on The Jacobite Peerage by the Marquis of Ruvigny for most of its source material.
Of this total a maximum of three English Earldoms and one English Viscountcy, four Scottish Dukedoms, four Scottish Earldoms, ten Scottish Lordships, two Irish Viscountcies (of which one was merged with a Jacobite Scottish Earldom) and one Irish Barony have survived.
www.chivalricorders.org /nobility/jacobite.htm   (2962 words)

  
 HERBERT (FAMILY) - LoveToKnow Article on HERBERT (FAMILY)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
It is worthy of note thatall traces of illegitimacy have long since been removed from the arms of the noble descendants of Richard Herbert.
The honors and titles of this clan of marchmen make a long list.
They include the marquessate of Powis, two earldoms with the title of Pembroke, two with that of Powis, and the earldonis of Huntingdon and Montgomery, Torrington and Carnarvon, the viscountcies of Montgomery and Ludlow, fourteen baronies and seven baronetcies.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /H/HE/HERBERT_FAMILY_.htm   (772 words)

  
 THE ROYAL PREROGATIVE, ITS USE BY THE HEIRS TO FORMER THRONES, AND BY REPUBLICAN OR REVOLUTIONARY REGIMES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Napoleon's step-son, Eugène de Beauharnais, granted several titles as Viceroy of Italy, as did the Emperor's sister, Élise, Grand Duchess of Tuscany, and their subsequent recognition was conferred primarily on the basis of the achievements of the succeeding heirs.
Thus, in several cases, a title whose claim by a Spanish citizen is acknowledged by inclusion in this list may also be claimed and utilized by an Italian, sometimes causing dissent and bad feeling on the part of each.
No official list of members of the Golden Fleece, which, one may presume, would include all those on whom it was conferred by D. Juan, has yet been published.
www.chivalricorders.org /royalty/royal.htm   (7462 words)

  
 List of Viscountcies . Viscount Goschen . Viscount Knollys . Viscount Alanbrooke   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
This page lists all Viscount viscounties, extant, extinct, dormant, abeyant, or forfeit, in the Peerage peerages of Peerage of England England, Peerage of Scotland Scotland, Peerage of Great Britain Great Britain, Peerage of Ireland Ireland and Peerage of the United Kingdom the United Kingdom.
The Viscountcy of Knollys is a peerage title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.
It was created in 1911 for Francis Knollys, who had been previously created a Baron in 1902.
www.uk.fraquisanto.net /List_of_Viscountcies   (336 words)

  
 Articles - Life peer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Now, however, non-partisan peers are not announced in the various honours lists, but are rather created upon the recommendations of the House of Lords Appointments Commission.
Life Peerages have been granted to Speakers of the House of Commons upon retirement (as well as, occasionally, hereditary peerages in the form of viscountcies).
In 1999, for example, immediately before most hereditary peers were removed by the House of Lords Act, there were 299 Conservative hereditary peers, compared to nineteen Labour peers and twenty-three Liberal Democrat peers.
www.gaple.com /articles/Life_peerage   (2280 words)

  
 THE 1998 CHRISTMAS LECTURE.The Reform of the Honours System.
But his first list was just as flawed as those of his predecessor.
In short, and as his biannual Prime Minister's honours list indicated, he is in favour of the 'Buggins turn next' for the armed forces; civil servants and, not least, for politicians.
The costs of which were: a viscountcy from £80,000 to £120,000 depending on your bank account; baronies from £30,000 - £50,000; baronetcies from £25,000: and for run of the mill knighthoods the rate was £10,000 - £15,000.
www.churchill-society-london.org.uk /ChLect98.html   (5551 words)

  
 villstu.htm
As far as an understanding of the contents and arrangement of the archive is concerned, the crucial marriage connections to be borne in mind are: the marriage in 1677 of Katherine Fitzgerald, owner of the Dromana estate, to the Hon.
Where a whole section or sub-section has not been xeroxed, this is stated on the list: where the omissions relate to parts of sub-sections, they are denoted by 'dummies' among the xeroxes.
This is low-grade material, but it is accompanied by much more important lists and schedules of payers of these dues, arranged by parish or Poor Law Union, and establishing the respective liabilities of landlord and tenant.
www.proni.gov.uk /records/private/villstu.htm   (9012 words)

  
 List of Viscountcies at opensource encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
5 Viscountcies in the Peerages of the United Kingdom and of Ireland, 1801-present
Viscountcies in the Peerages of the United Kingdom and of Ireland, 1801-present
This is a list of present Viscounts in the Peerages of England, Scotland, Great Britain, Ireland, and the...
www.springknow.com /List_of_Viscountcies.html   (2199 words)

  
 The Improved I Before E Rule
And there are ways people have tried to patch the rule up to make it work.
I don't consider a rule useful unless it covers all cases, so I have come up with two corrected versions of the rule that both cover all cases, listing all exceptions as necessary.
Revised on 6/10/03 to include a complete list of all "cie" exceptions, at the suggestion of Mike from New Jersey.
www.steve.wagar.com /ibeforee.htm   (1050 words)

  
 Republic | News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
giving an award to a relatively unsuccessful tennis star ‘to add interest’ to a lacklustre new year’s honours list.
The vetting of proposed awards will be done by the panel on the basis of evidence and references checked and scrutinised by the civil servants - but the civil servants will not be able to eliminate (or insert) names without reference to the panel.
The agreed list of proposed awards will go for final approval to a small all-party House of Commons committee.
www.republic.org.uk /news/honourssub0804.htm   (1718 words)

  
 List of Viscountcies Article, ListViscountcies Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
This page lists all viscounties, extant, extinct, dormant, abeyant, or forfeit,in the peerages of England, Scotland, Great Britain, Ireland and theUnited Kingdom.
3 Viscountcies in the Peerage of GreatBritain, 1707-1801
5 Viscountcies in the Peerageof the United Kingdom, 1801-present
www.anoca.org /viscount/earl/list_of_viscountcies.html   (2743 words)

  
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