List of peers 1250–1259

This page lists all peers who held extant titles between the years 1250 and 1259.

Peerage of EnglandEdit

Title Holder Date gained Date lost Notes
Earl of Surrey (1088) John de Warenne, 6th Earl of Surrey 1240 1304
Earl of Warwick (1088) Margaret de Newburg, 7th Countess of Warwick 1242 1253 Died
William Maudit, 8th Earl of Warwick 1253 1267
Earl of Leicester (1107) Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester 1218 1265  
Earl of Gloucester (1122) Richard de Clare, 6th Earl of Gloucester 1230 1262 5th Earl of Hertford
Earl of Arundel (1138) John FitzAlan, 6th Earl of Arundel 1243 1267
Earl of Derby (1138) William de Ferrers, 5th Earl of Derby 1247 1254 Died
Robert de Ferrers, 6th Earl of Derby 1254 1279
Earl of Norfolk (1140) Roger Bigod, 4th Earl of Norfolk 1225 1270
Earl of Devon (1141) Baldwin de Redvers, 7th Earl of Devon 1245 1262
Earl of Oxford (1142) Hugh de Vere, 4th Earl of Oxford 1221 1263
Earl of Salisbury (1145) Ela of Salisbury, 3rd Countess of Salisbury 1196 1261
Earl of Hereford (1199) Humphrey de Bohun, 2nd Earl of Hereford 1220 1275 1st Earl of Essex (1239)
Earl of Winchester (1207) Roger de Quincy, 2nd Earl of Winchester 1219 1264
Earl of Lincoln (1217) Margaret de Quincy, Countess of Lincoln 1232 1266
Earl of Cornwall (1225) Richard, 1st Earl of Cornwall 1225 1272
Earl of Richmond (1241) Peter of Savoy, 1st Earl of Richmond 1241 1268
Earl of Pembroke (1247) William de Valence, 1st Earl of Pembroke 1247 1296
Earl of Chester (1253) Edward, Earl of Chester 1253 1272 New creation

Peerage of ScotlandEdit

Title Holder Date gained Date lost Notes
Earl of Mar (1114) Uilleam, Earl of Mar Abt. 1240 1281
Earl of Dunbar (1115) Patrick III, Earl of Dunbar 1248 1289
Earl of Angus (1115) Gilbert de Umfraville, Earl of Angus 1246 1307
Earl of Atholl (1115) Forbhlaith, Countess of Atholl 1241 Abt. 1250 Died
Ada, Countess of Atholl Abt. 1250 1264
Earl of Buchan (1115) Alexander Comyn, Earl of Buchan Abt. 1243 1289
Earl of Strathearn (1115) Maol Íosa II, Earl of Strathearn 1245 1271
Earl of Fife (1129) Máel Coluim II, Earl of Fife 1228 1266
Earl of Menteith (1160) Isabella, Countess of Menteith Abt. 1230 1258 Died
Mary I, Countess of Menteith 1258 1295
Earl of Lennox (1184) Maol Domhnaich, Earl of Lennox 1220 1260
Earl of Carrick (1184) Donnchadh, Earl of Carrick 1186 1250 Died
Niall, Earl of Carrick 1250 1256 Died
Marjorie, Countess of Carrick 1256 1292
Earl of Ross (1215) Fearchar, Earl of Ross 1215 1251 Died
Uilleam I, Earl of Ross 1251 1274
Earl of Sutherland (1235) William de Moravia, 2nd Earl of Sutherland 1248 1307

Peerage of IrelandEdit

Title Holder Date gained Date lost Notes
Baron Athenry (1172) Meyler de Bermingham 1244 1262
Baron Kingsale (1223) Patrick de Courcy, 2nd Baron Kingsale 1230 1260
Baron Kerry (1223) Thomas Fitzmaurice, 1st Baron Kerry 1223 1260

ReferencesEdit

  • Cokayne, George Edward, ed. (1887). Complete peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct or dormant. Vol. 1–8 (1st ed.). London: George Bell & Sons.
  • Cracroft-Brennan, Patrick. "Cracroft's Peerage" (web). Heraldic Media Limited. Retrieved 2012-03-11.
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