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A peerage is a legal system historically comprising hereditary titles in various countries, comprising various noble ranks. Peerages include:

Contents

1 Canada 2 France 3 Japan 4 United Kingdom and the British Empire

4.1 Great Britain and Ireland 4.2 Lists of peers

5 See also

Canada[edit]

Canadian peerages in the nobility of France

France[edit]

Peerage of France
Peerage of France
and Peerage of Jerusalem List of French peerages

Japan[edit]

Peerage of the Empire of Japan

United Kingdom and the British Empire[edit]

Peerage of the United Kingdom and British Empire Peerages and baronetcies of the United Kingdom created for Canadian subjects of the Crown

Great Britain and Ireland[edit]

Peerages in the United Kingdom

Hereditary peer, holders of titles which can be inherited by an heir Life peer, members of the peerage of the United Kingdom whose titles cannot be inherited Peerage of England, holders of English titles created before 1707 Peerage of Great Britain, holders of titles created in the Kingdom of Great Britain between 1707 and 1800 Peerage of Ireland, holders of Irish titles created by the Crown before 1920, until 1801 carrying a seat in the Irish House of Lords, some of whom later sat in the House of Lords at Westminster Peerage of Scotland, holders of Scottish titles created before 1707, some of whom later sat in the House of Lords, all of them having a seat there from 1964 to 1999 Representative peers, holders of Scottish and Irish peerages who represented their peer-groups in the House of Lords at Westminster Welsh peers and baronets, holders of various titles with a Welsh territorial connection

List of dukedoms in the peerages of Britain and Ireland Jacobite Peerage, titles created following the deposition of King James II and VII from the thrones of England, Ireland, and Scotland

Lists of peers[edit]

Dukes: see List of dukes in the peerages of Britain and Ireland Marquesses: see List of marquesses in the peerages of Britain and Ireland Earls: see List of earls in the peerages of Britain and Ireland Viscounts: see List of viscounts in the peerages of Britain and Ireland Hereditary baronies: see List of hereditary baronies in the Peerage of the United Kingdom Life peers: see List of living life peers Women: see List of peerages created for women and List of peerages inherited by women

See also[edit]

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