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directory of British peerages

from the earliest times to the present day

by Francis L. Leeson

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Published by Genealogical Pub. Co. in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Nobility -- Great Britain -- Directories.,
    • Great Britain -- Genealogy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled by Francis L. Leeson ; assisted by Colin J. Parry.
      ContributionsParry, Colin J., Genealogical Publishing Co.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCS421 .L44 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 174 p. ;
      Number of Pages174
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2556865M
      ISBN 100806311215
      LC Control Number85070013

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      Peerage definition is - the body of peers. How to use peerage in a sentence. Both Scotland and Ireland each had their own peerages, completely distinct from the peerage of England and from each other. As the English peerage developed from the Anglo-Saxon ealdormen, so the Scottish peerage developed from the ‘mormaers’ or regional chiefs. Hatfield House @VisitBritainAuthor: Britain Magazine.

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items. Genealogy, Peerage, Heraldry. Gerry Kleier Rare Books. Sep 21,  · A listing of extinct British peerages. The following is an annotated and thorough (but not explicitly encyclopedical) guide to. Extinct British Peerages. These listings show the last instance of the given title being used.

Almost all titles have gone extinct at some point, only to be reassigned later. These are titles that have yet to be. A peerage generally falls dormant in circumstances when a peer dies and, although it is believed that there may be heirs to the title in existence, (a) their whereabouts may not be known, or (b) there is insufficient documentary evidence for an heir to prove that he is.

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