Craven (Barony)

A peerage of the Kingdom of England.

Letters patent issued on Thu 18th Mar 1627

To William Craven as Hereditary peerage.

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 extended by letters patent of 11 Dec. 1665 to Sir Anthony Craven, Bart. and hm failing whom to Sir William Craven, Kt., son of Thomas Craven, brother of Sir Anthony and hm


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Craven William Thu 18th Mar 1627 Tue 9th Apr 1697
7th Craven William Tue 27th Sep 1791 Sat 30th Jul 1825
8th Craven William Sat 30th Jul 1825 Sat 25th Aug 1866
9th Craven George Grimston Sat 25th Aug 1866 Fri 7th Dec 1883
10th Craven William George Robert Fri 7th Dec 1883 Sat 9th Jul 1921
11th Craven William George Bradley Sat 9th Jul 1921 Thu 15th Sep 1932
12th Craven William Robert Bradley Thu 15th Sep 1932 Wed 27th Jan 1965
13th Craven Thomas Robert Douglas Wed 27th Jan 1965 Sat 22nd Oct 1983
14th Craven Simon George Sat 22nd Oct 1983 Thu 30th Aug 1990
15th Craven Benjamin Robert Joseph Thu 30th Aug 1990 -