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Encyclopedia > Marquess Curzon of Kedleston

The title of Marquess Curzon of Kedleston was created in the Peerage of the United Kingdom in 1921 for the Foreign Secretary, the Earl Curzon of Kedleston. The title became extinct upon his death four years later. The Peerage is a system of titles of nobility which exists in the United Kingdom and is one part of the British honours system. ... 1921 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... The title of Foreign Secretary has been traditionally used to refer to the British Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs. ... George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston (January 11, 1859 – March 20, 1925), was a conservative British statesman who served as Viceroy of India. ...


The Marquess bore the subsidiary titles of Earl Curzon of Kedleston (1911), Viscount Scarsdale (1911), and Baron Ravensdale (1911) in the Peerage of the UK, as well as Baron Scarsdale (1761) in the Peerage of Great Britain (inherited in 1916), and Baron Curzon of Kedleston (1898) in the Peerage of Ireland. 1911 was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... 1911 was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... 1911 was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... 1761 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... The Peerage of Great Britain comprises all extant peerages created in the Kingdom of Great Britain after the Act of Union 1707 but before the Act of Union 1800. ... 1916 is a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January-February January 1 -The first successful blood transfusion using blood that had been stored and cooled. ... 1898 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... The Peerage of Ireland is the term used for those peers created by British monarchs in their capacity as Lord or King of Ireland. ...


Upon the Marquess's death, all of the Curzon titles became extinct. The viscountcy and barony of Scarsdale were inherited by his heir-male, a nephew, while the barony of Ravensdale was inherited by his eldest daughter.


Marquesses Curzon of Kedleston (1921)

1921 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston (January 11, 1859 – March 20, 1925), was a conservative British statesman who served as Viceroy of India. ... 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ...

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George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston - Biocrawler (958 words)
George Nathaniel Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston (January 11, 1859 – March 20, 1925), was a conservative British statesman who served as Viceroy of India.
Within India, Lord Curzon of Kedleston appointed a number of commissions to inquire into Indian education, irrigation, police and other branches of administration, on whose reports legislation was based during his second term of office as viceroy.
Upon his death the Barony, Earldom and Marquessate of Curzon of Kedleston became extinct, whilst the Viscountcy and Barony of Scarsdale were inherited by a nephew and the Barony of Ravensdale by his eldest daughter.
George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon Of Kedleston - LoveToKnow 1911 (487 words)
"GEORGE NATHANIEL CURZON, CURZON OF KEDLESTON 1ST Marquess (18J9-), English statesman (see 7.665), received an earldom (along with the viscountcy of Scarsdale and the barony of Ravensdale) as one of the coronation honours in 1911.
Lord Lansdowne and Lord Crewe - the two leaders of parties in the Lords - both retired, and Lord Curzon became the leader of the House with the office of President of the Council.
Lord Curzon's first wife, by whom he had three daughters, died in 1906, and in 1917 he married, as his second wife, Grace Elvina, widow of Alfred Duggan, of Buenos Aires, and daughter of J. Munroe Hinds, U.S. minister in Brazil.
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