Nelson (Barony)

Nelson, of the Nile and of Hilborough in the County of Norfolk (Barony)

A peerage of the United Kingdom.

Letters patent issued on Tue 18th Aug 1801

To Horatio Nelson as New hereditary peerage: not a promotion.

Nature of Special Remainder

Peerages which may be inherited by a male indirect descendant of the first holder, for example: a brother or a male cousin.

Note: SR to (1) his father; (2) hm of his sister Susanna; (3) hm of his sister Catherine


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Nelson Horatio Tue 18th Aug 1801 Mon 21st Oct 1805
2nd Nelson William Mon 21st Oct 1805 Sat 28th Feb 1835
3rd Nelson Thomas Sat 28th Feb 1835 Sun 1st Nov 1835
4th Nelson Horatio Sun 1st Nov 1835 Tue 25th Feb 1913
5th Nelson Thomas Horatio Tue 25th Feb 1913 Tue 30th Sep 1947
6th Nelson Edward Agar Horatio Tue 30th Sep 1947 Tue 30th Jan 1951
7th Nelson Albert Francis Joseph Horatio Tue 30th Jan 1951 Sun 23rd Jun 1957
8th Nelson Henry Edward Joseph Horatio Sun 23rd Jun 1957 Tue 8th Aug 1972
9th Nelson George Joseph Horatio Tue 8th Aug 1972 Mon 21st Sep 1981
10th Nelson Peter John Horatio Mon 21st Sep 1981 Sat 28th Mar 2009

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q113489177