Earl of Egmont is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. Spencer Perceval, KC (1 November 1762 &ndash 11 May 1812 was a British statesman and Prime Minister. John Perceval 2nd Earl of Egmont PC ( 25 February 1711 &ndash 4 December 1770) was a British politician political pamphleteer The Peerage of Ireland is the term used for those peers created by British monarchs in their capacity as Lord or King of Ireland. It was created in 1733 for John Perceval, 1st Viscount Perceval. Year 1733 ( MDCCXXXIII) was a Common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a John Perceval 1st Earl of Egmont PC, FRS ( 12 July 1683 - 1 May 1748) known as Sir John Perceval 5th Baronet This Perceval descends from John Perceval, who on 9 September 1661 was created a Baronet, of Kanturk in the County of Cork, in the Baronetage of Ireland. Events 1000 - Battle of Svolder, Viking Age. 1379 - Treaty of Neuberg, splitting the Austrian Baronetage of England (1611-1705 King James I erected the hereditary Order of Baronets in England on 22 May 1611 for the settlement of Ireland He was succeeded by his eldest son, the second Baronet. He died unmarried at an early age and was succeeded by his younger brother, the third Baronet. He also died at an early age and was succeeded by his eldest son, the fourth Baronet. He died at the age of only nine when the titles were inherited by his younger brother, the fifth Baronet. He represented Cork in the Irish House of Commons and Harwich in the British House of Commons and also served as the first President of Georgia. Cork County was a constituency represented in the Irish House of Commons to 1800 The Irish House of Commons was the Lower house of the Parliament of Ireland, that existed from 1297 until 1800 Harwich is a parliamentary constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The House of Commons' is the Lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, which also comprises the Sovereign and the House of Lords The State of Georgia ( is a state in the United States and was one of the original Thirteen Colonies that revolted against British rule Perceval was created Baron Perceval, of Burton in the County of Cork, in 1715, with remainder to the heirs male of his father, and Viscount Perceval, of Kanturk in the County of Cork, in 1722, and Earl of Egmont in 1733, with remainder to the heirs male of his body. All three titles were in the Peerage of Ireland. The Peerage of Ireland is the term used for those peers created by British monarchs in their capacity as Lord or King of Ireland. Perceval claimed descent from the Egmonts of Holland but the title of the earldom was taken from a place in County Cork where the family owned an estate. The Egmond or Egmont Family is named after Dutch town of Egmond and played an important role in the Netherlands during the Middle County Cork (Contae Chorcaí is the most southerly and the largest of the modern counties of Ireland. His son, the second Earl, was a prominent politician and notably served as First Lord of the Admiralty. The Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty were the members of the Board of Admiralty, which exercised command over the Royal Navy. In 1762 he was created Baron Lovel and Holland, of Enmore in the County of Somerset, in the Peerage of the United Kingdom, which gave him an automatic seat in the British House of Lords. The Peerage of the United Kingdom comprises most Peerages created in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland after the Act of Union in 1801 when The House of Lords is the second house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom and is also commonly referred to as "the Lords" His seventh son (second from his second marriage) was Prime Minister the Hon. Spencer Perceval. Spencer Perceval, KC (1 November 1762 &ndash 11 May 1812 was a British statesman and Prime Minister.
Lord Egmont was succeeded by his eldest son, the third Earl, who sat as a Member of Parliament for Bridgwater. A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters to a Parliament. Bridgwater is a Constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. His grandson, the fifth Earl, briefly represented East Looe in the House of Commons. East Looe was a Parliamentary borough represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. He was succeeded by his cousin, the sixth Earl, who had already succeeded his father as third Baron Arden (see below). He was Member of Parliament for West Surrey. West Surrey (formally the Western division of Surrey) was a parliamentary constituency in the county of Surrey, which returned two Members of Parliament On his death the titles passed to his nephew, the seventh Earl. He was the son of Reverend the Hon. Charles George Perceval, fourth son of the second Baron Arden. He represented Midhurst in Parliament as a Conservative. Midhurst was a Parliamentary borough in Sussex, which elected two Members of Parliament (MP to the House of Commons from 1311 until 1832 The Conservative Party (officially the Conservative and Unionist Party) is a Political party in the United Kingdom. He was succeeded by his second cousin once removed, the eighth Earl. He was the grandson of Reverend the Hon. Arthur Philip Perceval, sixth son of the second Baron Arden. On the death in 1929 of his younger brother, the ninth Earl, this line of the family also failed and the titles became dormant. They were claimed by the late Earl's third cousin Frederick Joseph Trevelyan Perceval, who lived in Canada. Country to "Dominion of Canada" or "Canadian Federation" or anything else please read the Talk Page He was the grandson of Frederick James Perceval, second son of Spencer Perceval, seventh son of the second Earl. He died in 1932 before he had established his claim. However, in 1939 the House of Lords allowed the claim of his son Frederick George Moore Perceval, who became the eleventh Earl (his father having posthumously been deemed the tenth Earl). As of 2007 the titles are held by the latter's eldest son, the twelfth Earl, who succeeded in 2001.
The title of Baroness Arden, of Lohort Castle in the County of Cork, was created in the Peerage of Ireland in 1770 for Catherine Perceval, Countess of Egmont, second wife of the second Earl of Egmont. The Peerage of Ireland is the term used for those peers created by British monarchs in their capacity as Lord or King of Ireland. She was the daughter of the Hon. Charles Compton, younger son of George Compton, 4th Earl of Northampton. George Compton 4th Earl of Northampton, PC ( 18 October 1664 – 15 April 1727) styled Lord Compton from 1664 to 1681 Lady Arden was succeeded by her eldest son, the second Baron. He represented Launceston, Warwick and Totnes in Parliament and served as Master of the Mint from 1801 to 1802. Launceston, also known at some periods as Dunheved, was a Parliamentary constituency in Cornwall which returned two Members of Parliament Warwick was a parliamentary constituency centred on the town of Warwick within the larger Warwickshire constituency of England. Totnes is a County constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. Master of the Mint was an important office in the governments of Scotland and England, and latterly Great Britain between the 16th and 19th centuries Year 1801 ( MDCCCI) was a Common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar of the Gregorian calendar (or a Common year starting on Tuesday Year 1802 ( MDCCCII) was a Common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar or a Common year starting on Wednesday of the The latter year he was created Baron Arden, of Arden in the County of Warwick, in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. He was succeeded by his eldest son, the third Baron, who in 1841 succeeded his cousin as sixth Earl of Egmont. For later history of the titles, see above.
Mount Egmont in New Zealand was named after the second Earl of Egmont by James Cook. Mount Taranaki or Mount Egmont is an active but quiescent Stratovolcano in the Taranaki region on the west coast of New Zealand 's North New Zealand is an Island country in the south-western Pacific Ocean comprising two main landmasses (the North Island and the South Island Captain James Cook FRS RN ( – 14 February 1779) was an English Explorer, Navigator and
As of 13 June 2007, the present holder of the earldom has not successfully proven his succession to the baronetcy and is therefore not on the Official Roll of the Baronetage. However, the case is under review by the Registrar of the Baronetage (for more information follow this link).
There is no heir to the titles. Year 1934 ( MCMXXXIV) was a Common year starting on Monday (link will display full 1934 calendar of the Gregorian calendar.
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