Nelson (Earldom)

Nelson, of Trafalgar and of Merton in the County of Surrey (Earldom)

A peerage of the United Kingdom.

Letters patent issued on Wed 20th Nov 1805

To William Nelson as 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 hm of Susanna wife of Thomas Bolton Esquire and of Catharine wife of George Matcham Esquire (both sisters of late Horatio Viscount Nelson)

Holders

Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Nelson William Wed 20th Nov 1805 Sat 28th Feb 1835
9th Nelson Peter John Horatio Mon 21st Sep 1981 Sat 28th Mar 2009

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q1277131