A peerage of the Kingdom of Great Britain.
Letters patent issued on Sat 6th Sep 1788
To Jeffrey Amherst 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 nephew William Pitt Amherst and hm
|Number||Surname||Forenames||Held from||Held to|
|1st||Amherst||Jeffrey||Sat 6th Sep 1788||Thu 3rd Aug 1797|
|2nd||Amherst||William Pitt||Thu 3rd Aug 1797||Fri 13th Mar 1857|
|3rd||Amherst||William Pitt||Fri 13th Mar 1857||Sat 17th Apr 1880|
|4th||Amherst||William Archer||Sat 17th Apr 1880||Sun 14th Aug 1910|
|5th||Amherst||Hugh||Sun 14th Aug 1910||Mon 7th Mar 1927|
|6th||Amherst||Jeffery John Archer||Mon 7th Mar 1927||Thu 4th Mar 1993|
Peerage extinct on Thu 4th Mar 1993 with the 6th holder .