The Brenton Baronetcy, of London, was a title in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. It was created on 24 December 1812 for the naval commander Jahleel Brenton.[1] The title became extinct on the death of the second Baronet in 1862.

Jahleel Brenton, father of the first Baronet, was an Admiral in the Royal Navy. Edward Pelham Brenton, brother of the first Baronet, was a naval commander and writer on naval affairs.

Brenton baronets, of London (1812) edit

References edit

  1. ^ "No. 16663". The London Gazette. 3 November 1812. p. 2189.
  2. ^ a b Burke, John Bernard (1852). A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire. Colburn. pp. 122–123.
  3. ^ Boase, Frederic (11 August 2018). Modern English Biography. Vol. 1. Litres. p. 1872. ISBN 978-5-04-126964-7.
Baronetage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by  
Brenton baronets
of London

24 December 1812
Succeeded by