PRINCE WILLIAM MARRIAGE MAKES HIM BARON OF INISHOWEN!

first_imgTHE British Royal family has revived an ancient title – making Prince William Baron of Inishowen!The British Prince – who married Kate Middleton in London – was bestowed the title Baron Carrickfergus. And with it he comes the title Baron EnnishowenThe move revives a title which became extinct in 1883. An Irish Viscountcy of Chichester of Carrickfergus, now held by the Marquess of Donegall, was created in 1625, but Carrickfergus alone existed as a title between 1841 and 1883.The 3rd Marquess of Donegall was created Baron Ennishowen and Carrickfergus, of Ennishowen, Co. Donegal and Carrickfergus, Co Antrim.He died in 1883, being succeeded by his brother, and the barony became extinct. Until today!However it’s understood the title will not be referred to out of sensitivy to Ireland’s independence. PRINCE WILLIAM MARRIAGE MAKES HIM BARON OF INISHOWEN! was last modified: April 30th, 2011 by gregShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more

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