Cowper (Barony)

A peerage of the Kingdom of England.

Letters patent issued on Tue 14th Dec 1706

To William Cowper as Hereditary peerage.

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 extended by letters patent of 20 Mar. 1718 to brother Spencer Cowper and hm


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Cowper William Tue 14th Dec 1706 Sun 10th Oct 1723
5th Cowper Peter Leopold Louis Francis Nassau Tue 12th Feb 1799 Wed 21st Jun 1837
6th Cowper George Augustus Frederick Wed 21st Jun 1837 Tue 15th Apr 1856
7th Cowper Francis Thomas de Grey Tue 15th Apr 1856 Wed 19th Jul 1905

Peerage extinct on Wed 19th Jul 1905 with the 7th holder .

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q113512388