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592 Battle of Wanborough

633 Battle of Hatfield Chase

955 Death of King Eadred

1371 Death of David II of Scotland

1688 Abdication of James II

592 Battle of Wanborough

In 592 Ceawlin King Wessex was killed at the Battle of Wanborough. His nephew Ceol King Wessex succeeded King Wessex.

Battle of Hatfield Chase

On 12 Oct 633 King Penda's alliance of Gwynedd and Mercia defeated the Northumbrians at the Battle of Hatfield Chase.

Eadfrith Deira was captured.

King Edwin of Northumbria (age 47) was killed. His first cousin Osric King Deira succeeded King Deira. His nephew Eanfrith King Bernicia (age 43) succeeded King Bernicia.

Edwin's son Osfrith Deira was killed.

Death of King Eadred

On 23 Nov 955 King Eadred I of England died. His nephew Eadwig "All Fair" I King England succeeded I King England.

In 1099 Donald "The Fair White" III King Scotland (age 67) died. He was buried at Dunfermline Abbey, Dunfermline and subsequently reburied in Iona. His nephew Edgar "The Valiant" I King Scotland (age 25) succeeded I King Scotland.

On 16 Apr 1118 William Normandy I Count Évreux died without issue. His nephew Amaury Montfort Count Évreux (age 47) succeeded Count Évreux.

In 1153 Simon Senlis 4th Earl Huntingdon 4th Earl of Northampton (age 55) died. His nephew Malcolm IV King Scotland (age 11) succeeded 5th Earl Huntingdon, 5th Earl of Northampton.

In Aug 1186 Baldwin IV King Jerusalem (age 25) died at Jerusalem. He was buried in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. His nephew Baldwin V King Jerusalem (age 9) succeeded V King Jerusalem.

On 07 Apr 1234 Sancho "Strong" VII King Navarre (age 79) died. His nephew Theobald IV King Navarre (age 32) succeeded IV King Navarre. Margaret Bourbon Queen Consort Navarre (age 17) by marriage Queen Consort Navarre.

On 07 May 1243 Hugh D'Aubigny 5th Earl Lincoln 5th Earl Arundel died at Canelli. He was buried at Wymondham Abbey, Norfolk [Map]. Earl Lincoln extinct. His nephew John Fitzalan 6th Earl Arundel (age 20) succeeded 6th Earl Arundel Sussex. Cicely D'Aubigny (age 35) and her husband Roger de Montalt inherited Castle Rising Castle [Map].

In 1244 Richard Percy 5th Baron Percy Topcliffe (age 74) died. He was buried at Whitby Abbey [Map]. His nephew William Percy 6th Baron Percy Topcliffe (age 47) succeeded 6th Baron Percy of Topcliffe.

On 08 Jan 1268 William Maudit 8th Earl Warwick (age 48) died. His nephew William Beauchamp 9th Earl Warwick (age 31) succeeded 9th Earl Warwick. Maud Fitzjohn Countess Warwick (age 30) by marriage Countess Warwick.

In 1270 Roger Bigod 4th Earl Norfolk (age 61) died. His nephew Roger Bigod 5th Earl Norfolk (age 25) succeeded 5th Earl Norfolk.

On 02 Sep 1277 Maurice Fitzgerald 4th Lord Offaly (age 39) died at Ross, County Wexford. His nephew John Fitzgerald 1st Earl of Kildare (age 27) succeeded 4th Lord Offaly.

Around 1315 Nicholas Astley 2nd Baron Astley died. His nephew Thomas Astley 3rd Baron Astley (age 7) succeeded 3rd Baron Astley.

Around 1322 Robert Fitzpayn 3rd Baron Fitzpayn (age 23) died. His nephew John Chidiock 4th Baron Fitzpayn succeeded 4th Baron Fitzpayn.

On 17 Apr 1331 Robert de Vere 6th Earl of Oxford (age 73) died. His nephew John de Vere 7th Earl of Oxford (age 19) succeeded 7th Earl of Oxford.

In 1334 John Capet 4th Earl Richmond (age 68) died. His nephew John Capet III Duke Brittany (age 47) succeeded 5th Earl Richmond.

On 14 Dec 1334 Otto Wittelsbach IV Duke Lower Bavaria (age 27) died at Munich. His nephew John I Duke of Bavaria (age 5) succeeded 1st Duke Lower Bavaria.

Before 25 Mar 1338 William de Kyme 2nd Baron Kyme died. His nephew Gilbert Umfraville 9th Earl Angus (age 28) succeeded 3rd Baron Kyme.

In Jun 1347 John Warenne 7th Earl Surrey (age 60) died. His nephew Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel 8th Earl Surrey (age 41) succeeded 8th Earl Surrey. Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel and Surrey (age 28) by marriage Countess Surrey. Conisbrough Castle [Map] reverted to the Crown.

On 16 Jul 1369 Bishop John Grandison 3rd Baron Grandison (age 77) died. He was buried at Exeter Cathedral [Map]. His nephew Thomas Grandison 4th Baron Grandison (age 30) succeeded 4th Baron Grandison. Margaret Carew Baroness Grandison and Beauchamp by marriage Baroness Grandison.

Death of David II of Scotland

On 22 Feb 1371 King David II of Scotland (age 46) died without issue at Edinburgh Castle [Map]. He was buried at Holyrood Abbey. His nephew King Robert II of Scotland (age 54) succeeded II King Scotland. He, David, was the last of the male line of the House of Bruce. Robert (age 54), the first of the House of Stewart, being the son of his sister Marjory Bruce who had married Walter Stewart 6th High Steward.

On 02 Nov 1393 John Hastings 6th Baron Hastings (age 65) died without issue. His nephew Hugh Hastings 7th Baron Hastings (age 43) de jure 7th Baron Hastings. Anne Despencer Baroness Hastings, Marshal and Morley (age 35) by marriage Baroness Hastings.

On 03 Jun 1397 William Montagu 2nd Earl Salisbury (age 68) died. His nephew John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury (age 47) succeeded 3rd Earl Salisbury, 5th Baron Montagu. Maud Francis Countess of Salisbury (age 33) by marriage Countess Salisbury.

On 31 May 1410 Martin I King Aragon (age 53) died. His nephew Ferdinand I King Aragon (age 29) succeeded I King Aragon.

On 23 Aug 1415 Wartislaw Griffins 8th Duke Pomerania died. His nephew Wartislaw Griffins 9th Duke Pomerania succeeded 9th Duke Pomerania.

On 18 Jan 1425 Edmund Mortimer 5th Earl March 7th Earl Ulster (age 33) died at Trim Castle. He was buried at Clare Priory, Suffolk [Map]. His nephew Richard Plantagenet 3rd Duke York (age 13) succeeded 6th Earl March.

On 07 May 1427 Thomas la Warr 5th Baron de la Warr (age 75) died. His nephew Reginald West 6th Baron De La Warr 3rd Baron West (age 31) succeeded 6th Baron De La Warr.

On 10 Dec 1430 John Neville 6th Baron Latimer of Corby (age 48) died. His nephew John Willoughby 7th Latimer of Corby (age 30) de jure 7th Baron Latimer of Corby.

On 17 Jul 1431 Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale Duchess York (age 64) died at Carisbrooke Castle [Map]. She was buried at Chapel of St Nicholas, Westminster Abbey [Map]. Her nephew Richard Strange 3rd Baron Dunster 7th Baron Strange Knockin (age 49) succeeded 3rd Baron Mohun of Dunster as a result of her death bring the title out of abeyance.

In 1445 John Griffin 7th Baron Latimer of Braybrook (age 65) died. His nephew Nicholas Griffin 8th Baron Latimer Braybrooke (age 18) de jure 8th Baron Latimer of Braybrook although he was never summoned to Parliament.

In 1472 Charles Artois Count Eu (age 78) died. His nephew John Valois II Count of Nevers, Etampes, Rethel and Eu (age 57) succeeded Count Eu.

On 10 Jul 1480 René Valois Anjou I Duke Anjou (age 71) died at Aix en Provence. His nephew Charles Valois Anjou IV Duke Anjou (age 34) succeeded IV Duke Anjou. Joan Lorraine Duchess Anjou by marriage Duchess Anjou.

On 03 Nov 1484 Ralph Neville 2nd Earl of Westmoreland (age 78) died. He was buried at St Brandon's Church, Brancepeth. His nephew Ralph Neville 3rd Earl of Westmoreland (age 28) succeeded 3rd Earl of Westmoreland.

On 10 Mar 1513 John de Vere 13th Earl of Oxford (age 70) died at Hedingham Castle [Map]. He was buried at Colne Priory [Map]. His nephew John de Vere 14th Earl of Oxford (age 13) succeeded 14th Earl of Oxford.

In 1527 William Keith 3rd Earl Marischal died. His nephew William Keith 4th Earl Marischal (age 20) succeeded 4th Earl Marischal.

In Apr 1541 Patrick Gray 3rd Lord Gray (age 64) died. His nephew Patrick Gray 4th Lord Gray (age 33) succeeded 4th Lord Gray.

On 08 Apr 1548 Henry Daubeney 1st Earl Bridgewater (age 54) died. Earl Bridgewater extinct. His nephew John Bourchier 2nd Earl Bath (age 49) succeeded 3rd Baron Daubeney.

On 22 Jan 1557 Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus (age 68) died at Tantallon Castle. His nephew David Douglas 7th Earl Angus (age 42) succeeded 7th Earl Angus.

In Apr 1578 James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney (age 44) died at Dragsholm Castle. His nephew Francis Stewart 5th Earl Bothwell (age 15) succeeded 5th Earl Bothwell at Great Hall Stirling Castle.

Around 10 Mar 1592 William Hay 6th Lord Hay (age 31) died. His nephew John Hay 1st Earl Tweeddale succeeded 7th Lord Hay of Yester.

In 1601 Thomas Fleming 10th Baron Slane (age 23) died. His nephew William Fleming 11th Baron Slane (age 44) succeeded 11th Baron Slane.

On 18 Jul 1605 Johann Wettin II Duke Saxe Weimar (age 35) died. His nephew Johann Philipp Wettin Duke Saxe Altenburg (age 8) succeeded Duke Saxe Altenburg.

On 14 Nov 1615 John Kennedy 5th Earl Cassilis (age 40) died. His nephew John Kennedy 6th Earl Cassilis succeeded 6th Earl Cassilis.

On 24 Jan 1619 Henry Brooke 11th Baron Cobham (age 54) died. His nephew William Brooke (age 21) de jure 12th Baron Cobham but he was unable to claim the title since it was suject to an attainder.

On 17 Aug 1627 Toby Caulfeild 1st Baron Caulfeild (age 61) died. He was buried at Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, Dublin [Map]. His nephew William Caulfeild 2nd Baron Caulfeild (age 40) succeeded 2nd Baron Charlemont.

On 21 Nov 1639 Henry Grey 8th Earl Kent (age 56) died without issue. His second cousin once removed Anthony Grey 1453-1490 9th Earl Kent (age 82) succeeded 9th Earl Kent. His nephew Charles Longueville 12th Baron Grey of Ruthyn (age 27) succeeded 12th Baron Grey of Ruthyn 1324.

On 06 Jul 1640 William Cecil 2nd Earl Exeter (age 74) died. His nephew David Cecil 3rd Earl Exeter (age 40) succeeded 3rd Earl Exeter, 4th Baron Burghley. Elizabeth Egerton Countess Exeter by marriage Countess Exeter.

On 24 Oct 1642 Oliver St John 5th Baron St John (age 39) died from wounds. On 24 Oct 1642 His nephew Oliver St John 2nd Earl Bolingbroke (age 9) succeeded 6th Baron St John of Bletso. Frances Cavendish Countess Bolingbroke by marriage Baroness St John of Bletso.

On 20 Apr 1647 John Hobart 2nd Baronet (age 54) died. His nephew John Hobart 3rd Baronet (age 19) succeeded 3rd Baronet Hobart of Intwood in Norfolk.

Around 1662 Dugald Campbell 3rd Baronet (age 37) died. His nephew Duncan Campbell 4th Baronet (age 3) succeeded 4th Baronet Campbell of Auchinbreck.

On 06 Jan 1662 Francis Drake 2nd Baronet (age 44) died. His nephew Francis Drake 3rd Baronet (age 19) succeeded 3rd Baronet Drake of Buckland in Devon.

On 02 Jul 1671 John Lucas 1st Baron Lucas Shenfield (age 64) died. His nephew Charles Lucas 2nd Baron Lucas Shenfield (age 40) succeeded 2nd Baron Lucas of Shenfield although technically illegitimate his parents had married after his birth.

On 13 Jul 1673 Robert Long 1st Baronet (age 73) died unmarried. His nephew James Long 2nd Baronet (age 56) succeeded 2nd Baronet Long of Westminster in London.

On 15 Mar 1674 James Fiennes 2nd Viscount Saye and Sele (age 72) died. His nephew William Fiennes 3rd Viscount Saye and Sele (age 33) succeeded 3rd Viscount Saye and Sele. Baron Saye and Sele abeyant between his two daughters Frances Fiennes and Elisabeth Fiennes.

On 18 Mar 1675 Arthur Chichester 1st Earl Donegal (age 68) died. He was buried at St Nicholas' Church, Carrickfergus, County Antrim. His nephew Arthur Chichester 2nd Earl Donegal succeeded 2nd Earl Donegal, 3rd Viscount Chichester of Carrickfergus, 4th Baron Chichester of Belfast. Jane Ichyngham Countess Donegall by marriage Countess Donegal.

On 22 May 1675 Thomas Smith 1st Baronet (age 53) died. His nephew Thomas Smith 2nd Baronet succeeded 2nd Baronet Smith of Hatherton in Cheshire.

On 16 May 1678 William Trollope 2nd Baronet (age 57) died. His nephew Thomas Trollope 3rd Baronet (age 11) succeeded 3rd Baronet Trollope of Casewick in Lincolnshire.

In 1683 Archibald Napier 3rd Baronet died unmarried and without issue. Baronet Napier of Merchistoun dormant. His nephew Thomas Nicolson 2nd Baronet succeeded 4th Lord Napier of Merchistoun.

On 15 Apr 1683 Clement Fisher 2nd Baronet (age 70) died. His nephew Clement Fisher 3rd Baronet (age 8) succeeded 3rd Baronet Fisher of Packington Magna.

In 1685 Alexander Livingston 2nd Earl Callendar died. His nephew Alexander Livingstone 3rd Earl Callendar succeeded 3rd Earl Callendar.

In 1685 John Stewart 5th Baron Castle Stuart died. His nephew Captain Robert Stewart 6th Baron Castle Stuart succeeded 6th Baron Castle Stuart of County Tyrone although he never claimed the title since the family estates had been alienated.

Abdication of James II

In 1695 George Livingston 4th Earl Linlithgow died. His nephew James Livingston 5th Earl Linlithgow 4th Earl Callendar succeeded 5th Earl Linlithgow.

Before 04 Feb 1699 Thomas Gascoigne 3rd Baronet (age 76) died. His nephew Thomas Gascoigne 4th Baronet (age 40) succeeded 4th Baronet Gascoigne of Barnbow and Parlington in Yorkshire.

On or before 19 Oct 1702 Thomas Nightingale 2nd Baronet (age 73) died. He was buried on 19 Oct 1702. His nephew Bridges Nightingale 3rd Baronet succeeded 3rd Baronet Nightingale of Newport Pond in Essex.

On 19 Sep 1706 Henry Palmer 3rd Baronet died. His nephew Thomas Palmer 4th Baronet (age 24) succeeded 4th Baronet Palmer of Wingham in Kent.

On 08 Nov 1707 Samuel Barnardiston 1st Baronet (age 87) died at his house in Bloomsbury Square. His nephew Samuel Barnardiston 2nd Baronet (age 48) succeeded 2nd Baronet Barnardiston of Brightwell in Suffolk.

On 27 Dec 1707 Robert Leke 3rd Earl Scarsdale (age 53) died without surviving issue. His nephew Nicholas Leke 4th Earl Scarsdale (age 25) succeeded 4th Earl Scarsdale, 4th Baron Deincourt of Sutton, 4th Baronet Leke of Sutton in Derbyshire.

In 1709 Henry Oxenden 3rd Baronet (age 64) died. His nephew Henry Oxenden 4th Baronet (age 18) succeeded 4th Baronet Oxenden of Dene in Kent.

On 19 May 1715 Charles Montagu 1st Earl Halifax (age 54) died. Earl Halifax extinct. His nephew George Montagu 1st Earl Halifax (age 31) succeeded 2nd Baron Halifax.

On 03 May 1716 Ralph Assheton 2nd Baronet (age 65) died. His nephew Ralph Assheton 3rd Baronet (age 24) succeeded 3rd Baronet Assheton of Middleton in Lancashire.

On 12 May 1717 Walter Kirkham Blount 3rd Baronet (age 67) died. His nephew Edward Blount 4th Baronet (age 15) succeeded 4th Baronet Blount of Sodington.

In 1719 Henry Stafford-Howard 1st Earl Stafford (age 71) died. His nephew William Stafford-Howard 2nd Earl Stafford (age 29) succeeded 2nd Earl Stafford, 3rd Baron Stafford. Anne Holman Countess Stafford by marriage Countess Stafford.

Around 1719 Theophilus Napier 5th or 2nd Baronet died without issue. His nephew John Napier 6th or 3rd Baronet succeeded 6th Baronet Napier of Luton Hoo in Bedfordshire.

In 1721 John Playters 4th Baronet (age 85) died. His nephew John Playters 5th Baronet (age 41) succeeded 5th Baronet Playters of Sotterley in Suffolk.

On 20 Nov 1723 Hopton Williams 3rd Baronet (age 60) died. His nephew John Williams 4th Baronet succeeded 4th Baronet Williams of Llangibby.

On 01 Nov 1725 Henry Marwood 2nd Baronet (age 90) died. His nephew Samuel Marwood 3rd Baronet (age 53) succeeded 3rd Baronet Marwood Little Busby in Yorkshire.

On 10 Jul 1726 Arthur Kaye 3rd Baronet (age 56) died. His nephew John Lister-Kaye 4th Baronet (age 28) succeeded 4th Baronet Kaye of Woodsome Hall in Yorkshire.

On 20 Sep 1726 Thomas Mainwaring 3rd Baronet (age 45) died. His nephew Henry Mainwaring 4th Baronet succeeded 4th Baronet Mainwaring of Over Peover.

On 07 Mar 1727 William Monson 4th Baronet (age 73) died without issue. His nephew John Monson 1st Baron Monson (age 34) succeeded 5th Baronet Monson of Carleton in Lincolnshire.

On 17 Apr 1732 Pierce Butler 4th Baronet (age 62) died without male issue. His nephew Richard Butler 5th Baronet (age 33) succeeded 5th Baronet Butler of Cloughgrenan in County Carlow.

On 29 Dec 1732 Geoffrey Palmer 3rd Baronet (age 77) died without issue. His nephew Thomas Palmer 4th Baronet (age 30) succeeded 4th Baronet Palmer of Carlton in Northampton.

On 16 Jun 1743 Montagu Venables Bertie 2nd Earl of Abingdon (age 70) died. His nephew Willoughby Bertie 3rd Earl of Abingdon (age 50) succeeded 3rd Earl Abingdon. Anna Maria Collins Countess Abingdon by marriage Countess Abingdon.

On 24 Mar 1744 Thomas Stourton 14th Baron Stourton (age 76) died without issue. His nephew Charles Stourton 15th Baron Stourton (age 42) succeeded 15th Baron Stourton. Catherine Walmesley Baroness Petre and Stourton by marriage Baroness Stourton.

On 17 Apr 1747 Thomas Frankland 3rd Baronet (age 62) died. His nephew Charles Frankland 4th Baronet (age 31) succeeded 4th Baronet Frankland of Thirkleby in Yorkshire.

On 09 May 1747 John Dalrymple 2nd Earl of Stair (age 73) died. His nephew James Dalrymple 3rd Earl of Stair (age 48) succeeded 3rd Earl of Stair.

On 07 Feb 1750 Algernon Seymour 7th Duke Somerset (age 65) died. He was buried at Northumberland Vault, Crypt, Westminster Abbey. His half fifth cousin once removed Edward Seymour 8th Duke Somerset (age 55) succeeded 8th Duke Somerset. Earl Hertford extinct. Mary Webb Duchess Somerset (age 53) by marriage Duchess Somerset. His daughter Elizabeth Seymour Duchess Northumberland (age 33) succeeded 2nd Baroness Percy. His nephew Charles Wyndham 2nd Earl Egremont (age 39) succeeded 2nd Earl Egremont.

On 01 Mar 1756 Edward Blackett 3rd Baronet (age 73) died without issue. His nephew Edward Blackett 4th Baronet (age 36) succeeded 4th Baronet Blackett of Newcastle in Northumberland.

In 1757 Arthur Chichester 4th Earl Donegal (age 62) died. His nephew Arthur Chichester 1st Marquess Donegal (age 17) succeeded 5th Earl Donegal.

On 30 Mar 1759 William Molyneux 7th Viscount Molyneux (age 74) died. His nephew Charles Molyneux 1st Earl Sefton (age 10) succeeded 8th Viscount Molyneux, 9th Baronet Molyneux of Sefton.

On 25 Nov 1761 John Kemp 5th Baronet (age 60) died. His nephew John Kemp 6th Baronet (age 7) succeeded 6th Baronet Kemp of Gissing in Norfolk.

On 07 Apr 1762 Harry Trelawny 5th Baronet (age 75) died. His nephew William Trelawny 6th Baronet (age 40) succeeded 6th Baronet Trelawny of Trelawny in Cornwall.

In 1763 Matthew White 1st Baronet (age 36) died. His nephew Matthew White Ridley 2nd Baronet (age 17) succeeded 2nd Baronet Ridley of Blagdon in Northumberland.

In 1763 George Ingram 8th Viscount Irvine (age 69) died. His nephew Charles Ingram 9th Viscount Irvine (age 35) succeeded 9th Viscount Irvine.

On 08 Jan 1764 James Murray 2nd Duke Atholl (age 73) died. His nephew John Murray 3rd Duke Atholl (age 34) succeeded 3rd Duke Atholl, 4th Marquess Atholl, 5th Earl Atholl, 6th Earl Tullibardine. Charlotte Murray Duchess Atholl (age 32) by marriage Duchess Atholl. His daughter Charlotte Murray Duchess Atholl (age 32) succeeded 8th Baroness Strange Knockin.

In Sep 1766 John Langham 6th Baronet (age 68) died. His nephew James Langham 7th Baronet (age 30) succeeded 7th Baronet Langham of Cottesbrooke in Northamptonshire. He left £6,000 to the Corporation of London to found a society for distressed soldiers, sailors and their families.

On 23 Feb 1768 Henry Hoghton 5th Baronet (age 90) died without issue. His nephew Henry Hoghton 6th Baronet (age 39) succeeded 6th Baronet Hoghton of Hoghton Tower in Lancashire.

In 1770 Matthew Moreton 2nd and 1st Baron Ducie died unmarried. Baron Ducie Moreton extinct. His nephew Thomas Reynolds 2nd Baron Ducie (age 36) succeeded 2nd Baron Ducie.

On 28 Apr 1770 Jean Louis Ligonier 1st Earl Ligonier (age 89) died unmarried. Earl Ligonier, Viscount Ligonier of Enniskillen and Baron Ligonier extinct. His nephew His nephew Edward Ligonier 1st Earl Ligonier (age 30) succeeded Viscount Ligonier of Clonmell and was created Earl Ligonier albeit in the Irish peerage six years later.

On 15 Dec 1772 Edmund Isham 6th Baronet (age 81) died without issue. His nephew Justinian Isham 7th Baronet (age 32) succeeded 7th Baronet Isham of Lamport in Northamptonshire.

On 10 Aug 1773 Charles Schuckburgh 5th Baronet (age 51) died without issue. His nephew George Shuckburgh-Evelyn 6th Baronet (age 21) succeeded 6th Baronet Schuckburgh of Schuckburgh in Warwickshire.

In 1775 Henry Willoughby 16th Baron (age 79) died. His nephew George Willoughby 17th Baron Willoughby of Parham (age 26) succeeded 17th Baron Willoughby Parham.

On 22 Apr 1777 John Tuchet 8th Earl Castlehaven (age 52) died. Earl Castlehaven, Baron Audley of Orier in England and Baron Audley of Hely in Ireland extinct. His nephew George Thicknesse 19th Baron Audley (age 20) succeeded 19th Baron Audley of Heighley in Staffordshire.

On 03 Apr 1781 Henry Conyngham 1st Earl Conyngham (age 76) died without issue. Earl Conyngham and Baron Conyngham extinct. His nephew Francis Burton aka Conyngham 2nd Baron Conyngham (age 56) succeeded Baron Conyngham. On 03 May 1781 Francis Burton aka Conyngham 2nd Baron Conyngham (age 56) adopted the surname Conyngham by Royal License.

On 07 Oct 1781 Henry Howe 3rd Baron Chedworth (age 65) died. His nephew John Howe 4th Baron Chedworth (age 27) succeeded 4th Baron Chedworth.

On 04 Feb 1782 Hugh Boscawen 2nd Viscount Falmouth (age 77) died. His nephew George Evelyn Boscawen 3rd Viscount Falmouth (age 23) succeeded 3rd Viscount Falmouth.

On 30 Jan 1784 Henry Liddell 1st Baron Ravensworth (age 76) died without male issue. Baron Ravensworth extinct. His nephew Henry George Liddell 5th Baronet (age 34) succeeded 5th Baronet Liddell of Ravensworth Castle.

On 12 Jan 1786 Thomas Barrett Lennard 17th Baron Dacre Gilsland (age 69) died. His nephew Charles Trevor Roper 18th Baron Dacre Gilsland (age 41) succeeded 18th Baron Dacre Gilsland.

On 17 Aug 1786 Frederick "The Great" I King Prussia (age 74) died. His nephew Frederick William II King Prussia (age 41) succeeded II King Prussia.

On 06 Nov 1786 Horace Mann 1st Baronet (age 80) died unmarried at Florence, Italy. His nephew Horatio Mann 2nd Baronet (age 42) succeeded 2nd Baronet Mann of Linton in Kent.

In 1787 George Talbot 14th Earl of Shrewsbury (age 68) died. His nephew Charles Talbot 15th Earl of Shrewsbury (age 33) succeeded 15th Earl of Shrewsbury, 15th Earl Waterford. Elizabeth Hoey Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford by marriage Countess of Shrewsbury Countess Waterford.

On 27 Dec 1787 Thomas Hay 9th Earl Kinnoul (age 77) died. His nephew Robert Hay-Drummond 10th Earl Kinnoul (age 36) succeeded 10th Earl Kinnoull.

On 09 Oct 1789 James Hamilton 8th Earl Abercorn (age 76) died. His nephew John Hamilton 1st Marquess Abercorn (age 33) succeeded 9th Earl Abercorn. Catherine Moyle Marchioness Abercorn (age 29) by marriage Countess Abercorn.

On 16 May 1790 Philip Yorke 2nd Earl of Hardwicke (age 69) died. His nephew Philip Yorke 3rd Earl of Hardwicke (age 32) succeeded 3rd Earl Hardwicke, 3rd Viscount Royston. He was buried at St Andrew's Church, Wimpole [Map].

On 26 Dec 1793 Brownlow Cecil 9th Earl Exeter (age 68) died. His nephew Henry Cecil 1st Marquess Exeter (age 39) succeeded 10th Earl Exeter, 11th Baron Burghley. Sarah Hoggins Countess Exeter (age 19) by marriage Countess Exeter.

On 14 Oct 1794 Thomas Clavering 7th Baronet (age 75) died. His nephew Thomas John Clavering 8th Baronet (age 23) succeeded 8th Baronet Clavering of Axwell in County Durham.

In 1795 Francis Wood 1st Baronet (age 67) died. His nephew Francis Lindley Wood 2nd Baronet (age 23) succeeded 2nd Baronet Wood of Barnsley in Yorkshire.

On 30 Nov 1800 Matthew Robinson 2nd Baron Rokeby (age 87) died. His nephew Morris Robinson Montagu 3rd Baron Rokeby (age 43) succeeded 3rd Baron Rokeby.

On 18 Jan 1805 Richard Heron 1st Baronet (age 79) died. His nephew Robert Heron 2nd Baronet (age 39) succeeded 2nd Baronet Heron of Newark upon Trent.

On 30 May 1805 William Johnstone aka Pulteney 5th Baronet (age 75) died intestate in Bath House. His nephew John Lowther Johnstone 6th Baronet succeeded 6th Baronet Johnstone of Westerhall in Dumfries.

On 06 Nov 1806 Richard Cope 9th Baronet (age 87) died without issue. His nephew Denzil Cope 10th Baronet (age 40) succeeded 10th Baronet Cope of Hanwell in Oxfordshire.

In 1808 Henry Grey 2nd Baronet (age 86) died. His nephew Charles Grey 2nd Earl Grey (age 43) succeeded 3rd Baronet Grey of Howick in Northumberland.

On 10 Feb 1808 Murrough O'Brien 1st Marquess Thomond (age 82) died. His nephew William O'Brien 2nd Marquess Thomond (age 43) succeeded 2nd Marquess Thomond, 6th Earl Inchiquin. Rebecca Trotter Marchioness Thomond (age 33) by marriage Marchioness Thomond.

On 24 Feb 1811 James Brudenell 5th Earl Cardigan (age 85) died at Grosvenor Square, Belgravia. His nephew Robert Brudenell 6th Earl Cardigan (age 41) succeeded 6th Earl Cardigan. Penelope Cooke Countess Cardigan (age 41) by marriage Countess Cardigan.

On 29 Jan 1812 John Knightley 1st Baronet (age 65) died. His nephew Charles Knightley 2nd Baronet (age 30) succeeded 2nd Baronet Knightley of Fawsley.

On 24 Dec 1814 Samuel Hood 1st Baronet (age 52) died. His nephew Alexander Hood 2nd Baronet (age 21) succeeded 2nd Baronet Hood of Tidlake in Surrey.

In 1815 James Duff 1st Baronet (age 81) died unmarried. His nephew William Duff-Gordon 2nd Baronet (age 42) succeeded 2nd Baronet Duff of Halkin in Aberdeenshire at which time he adopted the surname Duff-Gordon.

Robert Hobart 4th Earl Buckinghamshire: On 06 May 1760 he was born to George Hobart 3rd Earl Buckinghamshire and Albinia Bertie Countess Buckinghamshire at Hampden House, Great Hampden. In 1799 Robert Hobart 4th Earl Buckinghamshire and Eleanor Agnes Eden Countess Buckinghamshire were married. He the son of George Hobart 3rd Earl Buckinghamshire and Albinia Bertie Countess Buckinghamshire. On 14 Nov 1804 George Hobart 3rd Earl Buckinghamshire died. His son Robert Hobart 4th Earl Buckinghamshire succeeded 4th Earl Buckinghamshire, 4th Baron Hobart, 8th Baronet Hobart of Intwood in Norfolk. Eleanor Agnes Eden Countess Buckinghamshire by marriage Countess Buckinghamshire.

George Hobart-Hampden 5th Earl of Buckinghamshire: On 01 May 1789 he was born to George Vere Hobart. On 01 Feb 1849 George Hobart-Hampden 5th Earl of Buckinghamshire died. His brother Augustus Edward Hobart-Hampden 6th Earl Buckinghamshire succeeded 6th Earl Buckinghamshire, 6th Baron Hobart, 10th Baronet Hobart of Intwood in Norfolk.

On 24 Feb 1816 John Lubbock 1st Baronet (age 71) died. His nephew John Lubbock 2nd Baronet (age 41) succeeded 2nd Baronet Lubbock of Lammas in Norfolk.

On 24 Apr 1817 Thomas Maynard Haselrigge 10th Baronet (age 89) died without issue. His nephew Arthur Hasselrigge aka Grey 11th Baronet (age 26) succeeded 11th Baronet Haselrigge of Noseley Hall in Leicestershire. Henrietta Anne Bourne Lady Haselrigge (age 33) by marriage Lady Haselrigge of Noseley Hall in Leicestershire.

On 21 Feb 1825 Thomas Heathcote 4th Baronet (age 55) died. His nephew William Heathcote 5th Baronet (age 23) succeeded 5th Baronet Heathcote of Hursley in Hampshire.

In 1826 Edmund Antrobus 1st Baronet died unmarried. His nephew Edmund Antrobus 2nd Baronet (age 34) succeeded 2nd Baronet Antrobus of Antrobus in Cheshire and inherited half of his fortune estimated at £700,000, and the estate of Amesbury Abbey, Wiltshire [Map].

In 1826 Henry Carteret 1st Baron Carteret (age 91) died. His nephew George Thynne 2nd Baron Carteret (age 55) succeeded 2nd Baron Carteret.

On 14 Mar 1826 John Aubrey 6th Baronet (age 86) died. His nephew Thomas Digby Aubrey 7th Baronet (age 43) succeeded 7th Baronet Aubrey of Llantrithyd in Glamorganshire.

On 02 Aug 1826 William Gerard 11th Baronet (age 53) died. His nephew John Gerard 12th Baronet (age 21) succeeded 12th Baronet Gerard of Bryn in Lancashire.

On 06 Apr 1827 Charles Talbot 15th Earl of Shrewsbury (age 74) died. His nephew John "Good Earl" Talbot 16th Earl of Shrewsbury (age 36) succeeded 16th Earl of Shrewsbury, 16th Earl Waterford. Maria Theresa Talbot Countess Shrewsbury and Waterford by marriage Countess of Shrewsbury Countess Waterford.

On 11 Sep 1827 Nicholas Ward 2nd Viscount Bangor (age 76) died unmarried. His nephew Edward Ward 3rd Viscount Bangor (age 37) succeeded 3rd Viscount Bangor of Castleward in County Downe.

On 04 Mar 1833 Amabel Yorke Countess Grey (age 82) died. Her nephew Thomas de Grey 2nd Earl de Grey (age 51) succeeded 2nd Earl de Grey, 6th Baron Lucas of Crudwell.

On 23 Nov 1833 George Robinson 6th Baronet (age 67) died unmarried. His nephew George Robinson 7th Baronet (age 36) succeeded 7th Baronet Robinson of London.

In 1834 Anne MacDonnell 2nd Countess of Antrim (age 55) died. Her nephew Hugh Kerr aka McDonnell 4th Earl of Antrim (age 21) succeeded 4th Earl Antrim 2C, 4th Viscount Dunluce.

On 28 Feb 1835 Reverend William Nelson 1st Earl Nelson (age 77) died. His nephew Thomas Bolton aka Nelson 2nd Earl Nelson (age 48) succeeded 2nd Earl Nelson of Trafalgar and Merson in Surrey, 2nd Viscount Merton and changed his surname from Bolton to Nelson.

On 20 Jan 1837 Arthur Saunders Gore 3rd Earl Arran (age 75) died without issue. His nephew Philip Gore 4th Earl Arran (age 35) succeeded 4th Earl Arran. Elizabeth Marianne Napier Countess Arran (age 17) by marriage Countess Arran.

On 11 Nov 1837 George O'Brien Wyndham 3rd Earl Egremont (age 85) died at Petworth House. His nephew George Wyndham 4th Earl Egremont (age 51) succeeded 4th Earl Egremont, 6th Baronet Wyndham of Orchard in Somerset. Jane Roberts Countess Egremont by marriage Countess Egremont. His left Petworth House to his illegitimate son George Wyndham 1st Baron Leconfield (age 50).

On 22 Dec 1838 John Villiers 3rd Earl Clarendon (age 81) died. His nephew George William Villiers 4th Earl Clarendon (age 38) succeeded 4th Earl Clarendon.

On 23 Apr 1839 George Capell Coningsbury 5th Earl Essex (age 81) died. His nephew Arthur Algernon Capell 6th Earl Essex (age 36) succeeded 6th Earl Essex.

On 12 Feb 1841 Astley Paston Cooper 1st Baronet (age 72) died at around 1pm at his house on Conduit Street. He was interred in the crypt of the Chapel of Thomas Guy, St Thomas Street (on the site now shared by King's College London and Guy's Hospital). His nephew Astley Paston Cooper 2nd Baronet (age 43) succeeded 2nd Baronet Cooper of Gadesbridge in Hertfordshire.

On 10 Jun 1842 Abraham Crichton 2nd Earl Erne (age 77) died. His nephew John Crichton 3rd Earl Erne (age 39) succeeded 3rd Earl Erne of Crom Castle in County Fermanagh. Selina Griselda Beresford Countess Erne (age 38) by marriage Countess Erne of Crom Castle in County Fermanagh.

On 12 May 1845 John Evans 6th Baron Carbery (age 79) died without surviving male issue. His nephew George Patrick Evans 7th Baron Carbery (age 35) succeeded 7th Baron Carbery.

On 28 Dec 1845 John Dawson 2nd Earl Portarlington (age 64) died unmarried. His nephew Henry John Reuben Dawson-Damer 3rd Earl of Portarlington (age 23) succeeded 3rd Earl Portarlington.

On 16 Dec 1852 Henry Peyto Verney 24th Baron Latimer 16th Baron Willoughby (age 79) died. He was buried at Compton Verney Chapel [Map]. His nephew Robert John Verney 25th Baron Latimer 17th Baron Willoughby de Broke (age 43) succeeded 25th Baron Latimer of Corby, 17th Baron Willoughby Broke. He changed his surname from Barnard to Verney at this time as part of the settlement.

On 12 Nov 1856 Nathaniel Curzon 3rd Baron Scarsdale (age 75) died. His nephew Alfred Nathaniel Holden Curzon 4th Baron Scarsdale (age 25) succeeded 4th Baron Scarsdale. Blanche Pocklington Senhouse Baroness Scarsdale (age 19) by marriage Baroness Scarsdale.

On 10 Jan 1857 Hugh Richard Hoare 4th Baronet (age 69) died. His nephew Henry Ainslie Hoare 5th Baronet (age 32) succeeded 5th Baronet Hoare of Barn Elms in Surrey.

On 09 Mar 1857 James Duff 4th Earl Fife (age 80) died. His nephew James Duff 5th Earl Fife (age 42) succeeded 5th Earl Fife.

On 17 Mar 1857 John Kenward Shaw 6th Baronet (age 74) died. His nephew John Charles Kenward Shaw 7th Baronet (age 27) succeeded 7th Baronet Shaw of Eltham in Kent.

On 24 Sep 1863 John Dashwood 6th Baronet (age 71) died unmarried. His nephew Edwin Hare Dashwood 7th Baronet (age 38) succeeded 7th Baronet Dashwood of West Wycombe in Buckinghamshire.

On 20 Dec 1863 Richard Plumptre Glyn 2nd Baronet (age 76) died unmarried. His nephew Richard George Glyn 3rd Baronet (age 32) succeeded 3rd Baronet Glyn of Gaunts in Dorset.

On 26 Dec 1863 Francis Caulfeild 2nd Earl Charlemont (age 88) died. His nephew James Molyneux Caulfeild 3rd Earl Charlemont (age 43) succeeded 3rd Earl of Charlemont, 6th Viscount Charlemont in County Armagh, 9th Baron Charlemont. Elizabeth Jane Somerville Countess Charlemont (age 29) by marriage Countess of Charlemont.

In 1864 John Paulett 5th Earl Paulett (age 80) died. His nephew William Henry Paulett 6th Earl Paulett (age 36) succeeded 6th Earl Poulett, 9th Baron Poulett. Elizabeth Lavinia Newman Countess Poulett by marriage Countess Poulett.

On 10 Jan 1865 William Fox-Strangways 4th Earl of Ilchester (age 69) died without issue. His nephew Henry Edward Fox-Strangways 5th Earl of Ilchester (age 17) succeeded 5th Earl Ilchester.

On 12 Dec 1870 Beaumont Hotham 3rd Baron Hotham (age 76) died unmarried without issue. His nephew Charles Hotham 4th Baron Hotham (age 34) succeeded 4th Baron Hotham of South Dalton in Yorkshire, 14th Baronet Hotham of Scorborough in Yorkshire.

On 04 Mar 1872 William Lowther 2nd Earl Lonsdale (age 84) died. His nephew Henry Lowther 3rd Earl Lonsdale (age 53) succeeded 3rd Earl Lonsdale, 4th Viscount Lowther, 4th Baron Lowther.

In 1874 Walter Palk Carew 8th Baronet (age 67) died. His nephew Henry Palk Carew 9th Baronet (age 3) succeeded 9th Baronet Carew of Haccombe in Devon.

On 28 Aug 1875 Fletcher Norton 3rd Baron Grantley (age 77) died without issue. His nephew Thomas Brinsley Norton 4th Baron Grantley (age 43) succeeded 4th Baron Grantley of Markenfield in Yorkshire.

On 24 Feb 1878 William Lennox Bathurst 5th Earl Bathurst (age 87) died unmarried. His nephew Allen Bathurst 6th Earl Bathurst (age 45) succeeded 6th Earl Bathurst of Bathurst in Sussex.

On 23 Mar 1879 Walter Calverley Trevelyan 6th Baronet (age 81) died. His nephew Alfred Wilson Trevelyan 7th Baronet (age 47) succeeded 7th Baronet Trevelyan of Nettlecombe.

On 22 Jun 1879 William Twysden 8th Baronet (age 90) died. His nephew Louis John Francis Twysden 9th Baronet (age 49) succeeded 9th Baronet Twysden of Roydon in Kent. Helen Bazalgette Lady Twysden (age 50) by marriage Lady Twysden of Roydon in Kent.

On 13 Aug 1884 Arthur Wellesley 2nd Duke Wellington (age 77) died. His nephew Henry Wellesley 3rd Duke Wellington (age 38) succeeded 3rd Duke Wellington, 7th Earl Mornington, 7th Viscount Wellesley of Dangan Castle, 3rd Viscount Wellington of Talavera. Evelyn Katrine Gwenfra Williams Duchess Wellington (age 29) by marriage Duchess Wellington.

On 01 Feb 1886 Admiral Plantagenet Cary 11th Viscount Falkland (age 79) died without issue. His nephew Byron Cary 12th Viscount Falkland (age 40) succeeded 12th Viscount Falkland.

On 06 Nov 1887 George Glyn 2nd Baron Wolverton (age 63) died. His nephew Henry Richard Glyn 3rd Baron Wolverton (age 26) succeeded 3rd Baron Wolverton.

On 04 Feb 1888 John Buckworth-Herne-Soame 8th Baronet (age 93) died. His nephew Charles Buckworth-Herne-Soame 9th Baronet (age 57) succeeded 9th Baronet Buckworth-Herne-Soame of Sheen in Surrey. Mary Proctor Lady Buckworth-Herne-Soame by marriage Lady Buckworth-Herne-Soame of Sheen in Surrey.

On 29 Mar 1889 William George Howard 8th Earl Carlisle (age 81) died unmarried. His nephew George Howard 9th Earl Carlisle (age 45) succeeded 9th Earl Carlisle. Rosalind Frances Stanley Countess Carlisle (age 44) by marriage Countess Carlisle.

On 17 May 1889 James Harris 3rd Earl Malmesbury (age 82) died. His nephew Edward Harris 4th Earl Malmesbury (age 47) succeeded 4th Earl Malmesbury, 4th Viscount Fitz-Harris of Hurn Court in Hampshire, 4th Baron Malmesbury. Sylvia Georgina Stewart Countess of Malmesbury by marriage Countess Malmesbury.

On 14 Aug 1889 Henry Chudleigh Oxenden 8th Baronet (age 94) died. His nephew Henry Montagu Oxenden 9th Baronet (age 63) succeeded 9th Baronet Oxenden of Dene in Kent.

On 19 Jun 1890 Harry Grey 8th Earl Stamford 4th Earl Warrington (age 78) died without legitimate male issue. His nephew William Grey 9th Earl Stamford 5th Earl Warrington (age 40) succeeded 9th Earl Stamford, 11th Baron Grey of Groby 1603.

On 07 May 1891 Edward Herbert 3rd Earl Powis (age 72) died unmarried at 45 Berkeley Square, Mayfair. He was buried in St Mary's Church, Welshpool. His nephew George Herbert 4th Earl Powis (age 28) succeeded 4th Earl Powis. Violet Ida Evelyn Lane-Fox Countess Powis (age 26) by marriage Countess Powis.

On 13 Dec 1893 James Hay Langham 11th Baronet (age 91) died without issue. His nephew Herbert Hay Langham 12th Baronet (age 53) succeeded 12th Baronet Langham of Cottesbrooke in Northamptonshire.

On 07 Dec 1894 Horatio Walpole 4th Earl Orford (age 81) died. His nephew Robert Walpole 5th Earl Orford (age 40) succeeded 5th Earl Orford.

On 28 Apr 1898 Valentine Knightley 4th Baronet (age 85) died. His nephew Charles Valentine Knightley 5th Baronet (age 44) succeeded 5th Baronet Knightley of Fawsley.

On 25 Feb 1900 Fitzpatrick Vernon 2nd Baron Lyveden (age 75) died without issue. His nephew Courtenay Robert Percy Vernon 3rd Baron Lyveden (age 42) succeeded 3rd Baron Lyveden.

On 22 Dec 1900 John Baptist Dormer 12th Baron Dormer (age 70) died. His nephew Roland Dormer 13th Baron Dormer (age 38) succeeded 13th Baron Dormer of Wyng in Buckinghamshire, 13th Baronet Dormer of Wyng in Buckinghamshire. Marie Hanem Eywaz Baroness Dormer by marriage Baroness Dormer of Wyng in Buckinghamshire.

On 26 Dec 1900 Francis Houlton Hartwell 3rd Baronet (age 64) died. His nephew Brodrick Hartwell 4th Baronet (age 24) succeeded 4th Baronet Hartwell of Dale Hall in Essex.

On 06 Jul 1903 John "Yvo" Vesey 4th Viscount Vesci (age 59) died without male issue. His nephew Yvo Vesey 5th Viscount Vesey (age 21) succeeded 5th Viscount Vesci of Abbeyleix in Queen's County, 6th Baron Knapton, 7th Baronet Vesey of Abbeyleix.

On 29 Apr 1905 Edmund Beckett 1st Baron Grimthorpe (age 88) died after a fall. He was buried at St Alban's Cathedral [Map]. His nephew Ernest William Becket 2nd Baron Grimthorpe (age 48) succeeded 2nd Baron Grimthorpe, 6th Baronet Beckett of Leeds.

On 02 May 1914 John Campbell 9th Duke Argyll (age 68) died at Cowes, Isle of Wight. His nephew Niall Campbell 10th Duke Argyll (age 42) succeeded 10th Duke Argyll.

On 04 Jun 1914 William Reynell Anson 3rd Baronet (age 70) died unmarried. His nephew Denis George William Anson 4th Baronet (age 25) succeeded 4th Baronet Anson of Birch Hall in Lancashire; he drowned in the River Thames one month later.

On 06 Dec 1915 George Francis Coventry Pocock 3rd Baronet (age 84) died. His nephew Charles Guy Coventry Pocock 4th Baronet (age 52) succeeded 4th Baronet Pocock of Hart in County Durham and Twickenham in Middlesex.

ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY PRESS Sat 11th December 1915 page 7

Death of Sir George POCOCK.---

We record with regret the death of Sir George POCOCK, Bart., which occurred at The Gables, Ratcliffe Avenue, on Monday. The deceased baronet had been breaking up for some time, and his death was not altogether unexpected. If he had lived until the 21st of the month he would have entered his 86th year.

Col. Sir George Francis Coventry POCOCK was the third baronet. He was born on Dec. 21st 1830, and succeeded to the baronetcy in 1866.

He first married, in 1856, Honora, daughter of the Rev. G.H. RAVENHILL, Vicar of Leominster, who died in 1912, and by whom he had three daughters.

Sir George entered the regiment as an ensign in 1848, served in Bulgaria in 1854, before Sebastopol in 1855, was twice severely injured at the Redan, and lost his left arm. His medals included the Crimean with clasp for Sebastopol, the Turkish War medal, and the Order of the Medjidi, 5th class. He retired in 1882 with the rank of colonel.

His heir is his nephew Charles who was born on November 3rd 1863.

On 26 Jun 1916 Edward Montagu 8th Earl Sandwich (age 76) died unmarried. His nephew George Charles Montagu 9th Earl Sandwich (age 41) succeeded 9th Earl Sandwich. Alberta Sturges Countess Sandwich (age 38) by marriage Countess Sandwich.

On 02 Jan 1920 Frederick Dutton 5th Baron Sherborne (age 79) died. His nephew James Dutton 6th Baron Sherborne (age 46) succeeded 6th Baron Sherborne.

On 01 Jan 1928 Aubrey Fitzclarence 4th Earl Munster (age 65) died. His nephew George Fitzclarence 5th Earl Munster (age 21) succeeded 5th Earl Munster, 5th Viscount Fitzclarence, 5th Baron Tewkesbury.

On 22 Nov 1935 William Tolemache 9th Earl Dysart (age 76) died. His nephew Wenefryde Agatha Scott 10th Countess of Dysart (age 46) succeeded 9th Earl Dysart. His second cousin Lyonel Felix Carteret Eugene Tollemache 4th Baronet (age 81) succeeded 4th Baronet Tollemache of Hanby Hall in Lincolnshire.

On 28 Aug 1937 Wilfrid Lawson 3rd Baronet (age 74) died without issue. His nephew Hilton Lawson 4th Baronet (age 42) succeeded 4th Baronet Lawson of Brayton House in Cumberland.

On 10 Jan 1938 Henry Neville 3rd Marquess Abergavenny (age 83) died. His nephew Guy Larnach Neville 4th Marquess Abergavenny (age 54) succeeded 4th Marquess Abergavenny, 8th Earl Abergavenny, 8th Viscount Neville, 4th Earl Lewes, 24th Baron Bergavenny, 22nd Baron Bergavenny. Isabel "Nellie" Larnach Marchioness Abergavenny (age 47) by marriage Marchioness Abergavenny.

On 15 Jan 1939 Henry John Mordaunt 12th Baronet (age 71) died. His nephew Nigel John Mordaunt 13th Baronet (age 31) succeeded 13th Baronet Mordaunt of Massingham Parva.

On 19 Feb 1940 Algernon Temple-Gore-Langton 5th Earl Temple of Stowe (age 68) died without issue. His nephew Chandos Temple-Gore-Langton 6th Earl Temple of Stowe (age 30) succeeded 6th Earl Temple of Stowe.

On 12 Aug 1941 Charles Blakiston 6th Baronet (age 78) died without issue. His nephew Arthur Frederick Blakiston 7th Baronet (age 49) succeeded 7th Baronet Blakiston of the City of London.

On 28 Sep 1941 Admiral Edward Fitzherbert 13th Baron Stafford (age 77) died unmarried. His nephew Basil Fitzherbert 14th Baron Stafford (age 15) succeeded 14th Baron Stafford.

On 04 Mar 1945 Aldred Beresford Lumley 10th Earl Scarborough (age 87) died. His nephew Roger Lumley 11th Earl of Scarbrough (age 48) succeeded 11th Earl Scarborough, 12th Viscount Lumley. Katherine Isobel McEwen Countess Scarborough (age 45) by marriage Countess Scarborough.

In 1952 Capel Moreton 5th Earl of Ducie (age 77) died. His nephew Basil Howard Moreton 6th Earl of Ducie (age 35) succeeded 6th Earl Ducie.

On 26 Feb 1959 Princess Alexandra Duff Duchess Fife (age 67) died. Her nephew James George Alexander Bannerman Carnegie 3rd Duke of Fife (age 29) succeeded 3rd Duke Fife.

On 10 Feb 1965 Kenelm Edgcumbe 6th Earl of Mount Edgcumbe (age 91) died. His nephew Edward (age 62) succeeded 7th Earl of Mount Edgcumbe.

On 19 Oct 1977 Geoffrey Hope-Morley 2nd Baron Hollenden (age 92) died without male issue. His nephew Gordon Hope Hope-Morley 3rd Baron Hollenden (age 63) succeeded 3rd Baron Hollenden of Leigh in Kent.

On 21 Sep 1981 George Nelson 8th Earl Nelson (age 76) died. His nephew Peter Nelson 9th Earl Nelson (age 39) succeeded 9th Earl Nelson of Trafalgar and Merson in Surrey, 9th Viscount Merton.

In 1982 Edward (age 79) died. His nephew Robert Edgcumbe 8th Earl of Mount Edgcumbe (age 42) succeeded 8th Earl of Mount Edgcumbe.

On 28 Nov 1984 Edward John Stanley 18th Earl of Derby (age 66) died. His nephew Hugh Stanley 19th Earl of Derby (age 22) succeeded 19th Earl Derby, 13th Baronet Stanley of Bickerstaffe.

On 17 Oct 1992 Mary Lalle Foley 17th Baroness Berkeley (age 87) died. Her nephew Anthony FitzHardinge Gueterbock 18th Baron Berkeley (age 53) succeeded 18th Baron Berkeley.

On 23 Feb 2000 John Henry Guy Neville 5th Marquess Abergavenny (age 85) died. His nephew Christopher Neville 6th Marquess Abergavenny (age 44) succeeded 6th Marquess Abergavenny, 10th Earl Abergavenny, 10th Viscount Neville, 6th Earl Lewes, 26th Baron Bergavenny, 24th Baron Bergavenny. Venetia Maynard Marchioness Abergavenny (age 42) by marriage Marchioness Abergavenny.

On 31 Mar 2009 Sacheverell Reresby Sitwell 7th Baronet (age 81) died. His nephew George Reresby Sacheverell Sitwell 8th Baronet (age 41) succeeded 8th Baronet Sitwell of Renishaw Hall in Derbyshire. As a consequence of a falling out with his brother Francis Trajan Sacheverell Sitwell he left Renishaw Hall [Map] to his daughter Alexandra Sitwell (age 51).

On 16 Nov 2013 Robin Plunket 8th Baron Plunket (age 87) died. His nephew Tyrone Shaun Plunket 9th Baron Plunket (age 47) succeeded 9th Baron Plunket of Newtown in County Cork.