of Devon (Earldom)

of Devon (Earldom)

A peerage of the Kingdom of England.

Letters patent issued on Sun 3rd Sep 1553

To Edward Courtenay 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 to heirs male (sic)


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Courtenay Edward Sun 3rd Sep 1553 Fri 18th Sep 1556
9th Courtenay William Tue 14th Oct 1788 Tue 26th May 1835
10th Courtenay William Tue 26th May 1835 Sat 19th Mar 1859
11th Courtenay William Reginald Sat 19th Mar 1859 Sun 18th Nov 1888
12th Courtenay Edward Baldwin Sun 18th Nov 1888 Thu 15th Jan 1891
13th Courtenay Henry Hugh Thu 15th Jan 1891 Fri 29th Jan 1904
14th Courtenay Charles Pepys Fri 29th Jan 1904 Fri 4th Feb 1927
15th Courtenay Henry Hugh Fri 4th Feb 1927 Fri 8th Feb 1935
16th Courtenay Frederick Leslie Fri 8th Feb 1935 Wed 19th Jun 1935
17th Courtenay Charles Christopher Wed 19th Jun 1935 Thu 19th Nov 1998
18th Courtenay Hugh Rupert Thu 19th Nov 1998 Tue 18th Aug 2015
19th Courtenay Charles Peregrine Tue 18th Aug 2015 -

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q932075