Rivers (Barony)

Rivers, of Sudeley Castle in the County of Gloucester (Barony)

A peerage of the United Kingdom.

Letters patent issued on Thu 1st Apr 1802

To George Pitt 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) William Augustus Pitt (brother) and hm; (2) William Horace Beckford (son of deceased daughter) and hm


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Pitt George Thu 1st Apr 1802 Sat 7th May 1803
2nd Pitt George Sat 7th May 1803 Sun 20th Jul 1828
3rd Pitt-Rivers William Horace Sun 20th Jul 1828 Sun 23rd Jan 1831
4th Pitt-Rivers George Sun 23rd Jan 1831 Sat 28th Apr 1866
5th Pitt-Rivers Henry Peter Sat 28th Apr 1866 Sun 17th Mar 1867
6th Pitt-Rivers Horace Sun 17th Mar 1867 Wed 31st Mar 1880

Peerage extinct on Wed 31st Mar 1880 with the 6th holder .

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q4862751