Letters patent issued on Sat 4th Sep 1621
To Richard Nugent
A peerage of the Kingdom of Ireland , during the reign of James I
Previously known as Lord Delvin in the Peerage of the Kingdom of Ireland.
Ordinality on date:
Previous of title: false
- Earl of Westmeath
Peerage, p. 6; C 231/4 f. 128v; LP 19 Jas. I, pt. 9 (C 66/2249) no. 16 printed in LJI, i, 75-6