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TAGE The Queen Regnant ............. 113

Lieutenant ........................... 134 The Queen Consort ................ 114 Ensign .........

ib. Tbe Queen Dowager .............. 115 Exempts or Exons

ib. The Royal Family .................. ib. Clerk of the Cheque

135 The Prince of Wales............... 116 Sergeants at Arms

ib. The Earldom of Chester ......... 117

Master of the Horse................. 136 The Dukedom of Cornwall...... ib. Chief Equerry....

137 The Princess of Wales............ 121 Dean of the Chapel Royal ib. The Princess Royal

................. ib.

Clerk of the closet.................... ib. Table of allowances to the Royal Chaplains .................. 138 Royal Family, alphabetically Mistress of the Robes

ib. arranged, with the conditions Groom of the Stole ................

ib. of the respective grants 122 Ladies of the Bedchamber ....... 139 The Royal Household

124 Bedchamber Women Keeper of the Privy Purse 126

Maids of Honour .................. Lord Steward of the Household ib. Licenser of Plays

ib. Treasurer of the Household 128 Historiographer Royal... ib. Comptroller of the Household.. ib. Poet Laureate ...................... 140 Master of the Honsehold......... ib. Lord Chamberlain of the Housebold ..............

ib. SECTION II.-The Peerage...... 141 Vice-Chamberlain of the House- The Peerage and the House of hold 129 Lords

ib. Hereditary Grand Almoner ib. Peers of England

141 Lord High Almoner ............... 130 Peers of Scotland

...

ib. Knight Marshal

ib. Peers of Great Britain ............ 142 Gentlemen of the Privy Cham

Peers of Ireland..........

ib. ber

131 Peers of the United Kingdom.. ib. Gentlemen Ushers of the Privy Lords Spiritual

ib. Chamber ........

ib. Peers of Parliament............... ib. Gentlemen Ushers, Daily Wai- The Peerage of Scotland......... ib. ters ...........

132 Election of Scottish represenGentlemen Ushers, Quarterly

tative Peers

143 Waiters

ib. The Union Roll of Scotland ... 144 Master of the Ceremonies ib. Mode of voting at the Election Gentlemen at Arms ............... ib. of the Scottish representative Captain of the Gentlemen at

Peers. ..........

ib. Arms ................................ 133 The Peerage of Ireland .......... 145 Lieutenant

ib.

Limitations affecting the creaStandard Bearer

ib. tion of new Irish Peerages... 146 Clerk of the Cheque.

ib. Mode of Electing the first Irish Harbinger ib. representative Peers.

147 Yeomen of the Guard

134 Mode of filling up vacancies in Yeomen Hangers

ib. the representative branch of Yeoman Bedgoers.................... ib.

the Irish Peerage

148 Beer-eaters

The Lords Spiritual

............... 149 Captain of the Yeomen of the The rotation of Irish represenGuard

ib. tative Prelates, and the modi

..........................

.............

ib.

PAGE fications which it has undergone ........

............... 149 Rota of Irish representative

Prelates for the next six

years. .............................. 151 Creation of Peerages

ib. Writ of Summons to Parliament 152 Decision of the Lords respect

ing Writs of Summons.......... 153 Summons to the eldest son of

an Earl, Marquis, or Duke in his father's Barony

............ 154 Letters patent

..................... 155 Tenure............

................ 156 Baronies jure uxoris

158 Succession to Peerages

ib. Alienation of Dignities

160 Extinction of Titles ................ 161 Impeachment

162 Rules observed in Impeach

ments ................................ 163 Attainder ........................... 166

PAGE Attainder of the heir apparent. 167 Attainder of Coheirs................ ib. Forfeiture ........................... 169 A beyance ....

........... 170 Modes by which Abeyance may

be terminated..................... 171 Dormancy

172 Duke

173 Marquis

175 Earl ...............

176 Viscount ............................... 179 Baron ........

................. 180 Duration of life among mem

bers of the Peerage Claims to Peerages

............... 186 Privileges of the Peerage 189

.............. 182

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PART III.-PERSONAL DISTINCTIONS. Titles by courtesy

............... 201

KnightsCommander of the Bath 237 Tables illustrating courtesy Companions of the Bath ......... 238 Titles ................... 202

The Order of St. Michael and Knighthood ........................ 211

St. George

....... 241 Knight Banneret .................. 213 The Order of the Guelphs of Knight Bachelor .................. 215 Hanover

245 The Order of the Garter ......... 219 Esquire

247 Military Knights of Windsor... 222 List of persons entitled to the Naval Knights of Windsor ...... 223 title of Esquire

................... 248 The Order of the Thistle......... 255 The Collar of SS ................... 249 The Order of St. Patrick 230 Gentlemen ....

252 The Order of the Bath ............. 234 Classification of those who are Knights Grand Cross of the entitled to the style of GenBath. 236 tleman

252

PART IV.-OFFICIAL AND PROFESSIONAL RANKS. The Privy Council

257 Premier, or Prime Minister..... ib. Style and title of Privy Coun- List of the Cabinet Ministers... 261 cillors .........

259 The Judicial Committee of the The Cabinet Council

260 Privy Council.................. 262

..., 327

.......... 352

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PAGE List of members of the Judicial Master of the Rolls

325 Committee

262 Chief Justice of the Common The Board of Trade and Plan

Pleas tations

263 Chief Baron of the Exchequer 329 List of Members of the Board The Vice-Chancellors ............

331 of Trade, &c

ib. The Attorney-General ............ 334 Lord President of the Council.. ib. The Solicitor-General

338 Lord Privy Seal.....

264 Queen's Connsel

................. 339 The Privy Council in Ireland... 265 Legal Functionaries in ScotThe Parliament.... ib. land

345 Privileges of Parliament......... 267 The Court of Session

346 Mode of sitting in the house of Lords of Session

ib. Lords

268 The Court of Justiciary ........ 349 Mode of sitting in the house of Legal Functionaries in Ireland 350 Commons

270 The Church Speaker of the house of Com- Duties and Privileges of the mons .............. 271 Clergy

............. 356 Lord High Treasurer ............

274 Qualifications of the Clergy...... 357 Chancellor of the Exchequer... 275 Curates.......

359 The Budget.......... ib. Ministers.............

ib. Secretaries of State ................ 276 Chaplains

ib. Secretaries of State for the Vicars

360 Southern and Northern, Rectors ..................

ib. Home and Foreign, Colonial Archdeacons

361 and War departments 280 Dean and Canon

362 Under Secretaries of State ...... 281 Bishops

364 Lord Great Chamberlain of Archbishops England

ib. Archbishoprics and Bishoprics Lord High Constable

284 in the United Church of EngLord High Admiral

287 land and Ireland alphabetiBoard of Admiralty

288 cally arranged............. Earl Marshal of England......... 291 The Church Temporalities Act The Queen's Champion

292 (Ireland), Summary of its The Heralds' College, or Col- provisions

390 lege of Arms ...... 295 Universities

392 The Heralds of Scotland......... 298 The University of Oxford ib. The Offce of Arms in Ireland., 300 Colleges at Oxford....

395 Ambassador ....................... 301 The University of Cambridge... 397 Lord Lieutenant of Ireland...... 306 | Colleges of Cambridge

ib. Lords Justices of Ireland

The University of Durham...... 398 List of officers who are changed The University of London ......

ib. with every new ministry.

...... 309 University College, London 399 Judge

.............. 312

King's College, London ......... 400 Lord High Chancellor ............ 316

The Scottish Universities ...... ib. Lord High Steward ............... 319 The University of St. Andrew's ib. Chief Justice of the Queen's The University of Aberdeen ... ib.

Bench ............................... 323 The University of Glasgow...... 401

...... 368

..... 371

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...... 308

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PAGE St. Patrick *-**............ 191 the Bath ....................... 493

St. Michael and St. George 495 Illustrations ...................... 499

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525

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PART VI.-STATISTICS AND OFFICIAL LISTS. SECTION 1.-Statistics........... 523 Classification of the Members Period of rule enjoyed by Sove- of the House of Lords

......... 549 reigns ...........

Classification of the Members Ages of Kings and Queens..... 524 of the House of Commons

ib. Intervals between the succes- Duration of each Parliament sive Princes of Wales

since the reign of Henry Number of Peerages conferred

VIII.

530 in each reign ......

526

Table of the Parliamentary Classification of extinct Peer- Representatives, Coroners, ages

............... 527 Deputy-Lieutenants, and Classification of existing Peer- Magistrates, for every county ages .........

........... 528

in the United Kingdom Sumber of Baronets created in

531 SECTION II.- Official Lists...... 556 Classification of the extinct Table of Sovereigns, showing Baronetcies........................ 532

the length of their respective Classification of the existing reigns ..........

Baronetcies................. ib. Account of every Prince of General view of the Knightage Wales since the reign of Edof Great Britain and Ireland 533 ward I......

560 Number of Foreigners who Chronological lists of the Arch

have received British Orders bishops and Bishops in every of Knighthood

ib.

See since the Reformation, Classification of the Order of alphabetically arranged, and the Garter

534 exhibiting the dates of their the Thistle

535 respective elections, conseSt. Patrick ..................... 536 crations, translations, and the Bath ............

deaths

562 St. Michael and St. George 539

Lord Chancellors since the Re-
Guelphs of Hanover......... 541 volution
Number of persons enjoying

First Lords of the Treasury
Courtesy Titles
542 since the Revolution

610 Statistical view of the ranks in Presidents of the Council since the Church

543 the Revolution ................... 613 Ofices held by Prelates ......... 544 Lords Privy Seal since the ReNumber of General and Field volution

........ 615 Oficers in the Army............ 545 Lords Great Chamberlain since View of the Regiments of the

the Revolution

.................. 618 British Army.

546 Lords High Constable since the Statistics of the Indian Army 547 Revolution .................. 619 Numerical constitution of the Earls Marshal of England since Nary ................................ 548 the Revolution

620

....... 537

....... 608

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