Bessborough (Barony)

A peerage of the Kingdom of Ireland.

Letters patent issued on Thu 11th Sep 1721

To William Ponsonby as Peerage of Ireland.


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Ponsonby William Thu 11th Sep 1721 Fri 17th Nov 1724
2nd Ponsonby Brabazon Fri 17th Nov 1724 Tue 4th Jul 1758
3rd Ponsonby William Tue 4th Jul 1758 Mon 11th Mar 1793
4th Ponsonby Frederick Mon 11th Mar 1793 Sat 3rd Feb 1844
5th Ponsonby John William Sat 3rd Feb 1844 Sun 16th May 1847
6th Ponsonby John George Brabazon Sun 16th May 1847 Wed 28th Jan 1880
7th Ponsonby Frederick George Brabazon Wed 28th Jan 1880 Mon 11th Mar 1895
8th Ponsonby Walter William Brabazon Mon 11th Mar 1895 Sat 24th Feb 1906
9th Ponsonby Edward Sat 24th Feb 1906 Wed 1st Dec 1920
10th Ponsonby Vere Brabazon Wed 1st Dec 1920 Sat 10th Mar 1956
11th Ponsonby Frederick Edward Neuflize Sat 10th Mar 1956 Sun 5th Dec 1993
12th Ponsonby Arthur Mountifort Longfield Sun 5th Dec 1993 Fri 5th Apr 2002