Letters patent issued on Sat 23rd Apr 1672

To Anthony Ashley Cooper

A peerage of the Kingdom of England , during the reign of Charles II

Previously known as Lord Ashley in the Peerage of the Kingdom of England.

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  1. Lord Cooper
  2. Earl of Shaftesbury


C 231/7, p. 414; 24 Chas. II, pt. 2 (C 66/3135) no. 14