Muskerry (Viscountcy)

A peerage of the Kingdom of Ireland.

Letters patent issued on Wed 15th Nov 1628

To Charles MacCarthy as Peerage of Ireland.

Nature of Special Remainder

Peerages with rules of limited inheritance, for example: the 1st Baroness Abercromby, whose peerage was limited to male descendants of her late husband.

Note: SR to son Donough and hm; failing whom to hm


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st MacCarthy Charles Wed 15th Nov 1628 Wed 20th Feb 1641
2nd MacCarthy Donough Wed 20th Feb 1641 Tue 8th Aug 1662
3rd MacCarthy Charles Tue 8th Aug 1662 Tue 2nd Jun 1665

Peerage extinct on Fri 11th May 1691 with the 6th holder .