of Bessborough (Earldom)

of Bessborough (Earldom)

A peerage of the Kingdom of Ireland.

Letters patent issued on Tue 6th Oct 1739

To Brabazon Ponsonby as Promotion in the peerage of Ireland.


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Ponsonby Brabazon Tue 6th Oct 1739 Tue 4th Jul 1758
2nd Ponsonby William Tue 4th Jul 1758 Mon 11th Mar 1793
3rd Ponsonby Frederick Mon 11th Mar 1793 Sat 3rd Feb 1844
4th Ponsonby John William Sat 3rd Feb 1844 Sun 16th May 1847
5th Ponsonby John George Brabazon Sun 16th May 1847 Wed 28th Jan 1880
6th Ponsonby Frederick George Brabazon Wed 28th Jan 1880 Mon 11th Mar 1895
7th Ponsonby Walter William Brabazon Mon 11th Mar 1895 Sat 24th Feb 1906
8th Ponsonby Edward Sat 24th Feb 1906 Wed 1st Dec 1920
9th Ponsonby Vere Brabazon Wed 1st Dec 1920 Sat 10th Mar 1956
10th Ponsonby Frederick Edward Neuflize Sat 10th Mar 1956 Sun 5th Dec 1993
11th Ponsonby Arthur Mountifort Longfield Sun 5th Dec 1993 Fri 5th Apr 2002

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q1277219