Benwarrad1475

Barons di Benwarrad (1475), (1737).
 
 
 
 
 
Granted to: Don Pietro de Nava.
By: John I, King of Sicily and Malta
On: 1475 in Palermo.
With Remainder to: His descendants by feudal tenure (Jure Francorum) in perpetuity.
List of Title holders: 
1. Milite Pietro de Nava, 1st Barone, (d. 1509), succeeded  by his son.
2. Nobile Alvaro de Nava, 2nd Barone, sold to the Knights of the Order of St John of Malta 1535.
 
 
Granted to: Saverio Gatto
By: Ramon Despuig, Grand Master of Malta.
British Crown Recognition: 1878.
On: 1737 at Valletta.
With Remainder to: (According to 1878 Report, the patent is identical to the terms of San Marciano which reads: Tibi Nobili Didaco Antonio Galea Feriol et post tui obitum, uni ex filiis vel filiabus legitimis et naturalibus ex te legitime procreatis vel procreandis, quem vel quam omni futuro tempore et in perpetuum. Tu et quilibet ex tuis legitimis successoribus in dicta Baronia constitutus seu respective constituta, malueritis eligendum vel eligendam. Et in casu tui vel tuorum in infinitum decessus, absque ulla nominatione vel electione successoris in dicto titulo, ex nunc censeatur nominatus et electus primogenitus nisi erit ad sacros ordines promotus, aut in religione professus, et in defectu marium, foemina primogenita...
List of Title holders: 
1. Nobile Saverio Gatto, (d. 1782), 1st Barone, succeeded by his eldest daughter.
2. Nobile Paola Gatto Moscati Cassia, 2nd Baroness, succeeded by her daughter.
3. Nobile Antonia Moscati Gatto, 3rd Baroness, succeeded by her cousin by nomination.
5. Conte Paolo Montalto de Ribera, 6th Barone di San Paolino, 4th Barone, succeeded by her daughter.
6. Contessa Maria Antonia Montalto de Ribera Attard, (d. 1878), 5th Baroness, succeeded by her son.
7. Conte Angiolino Attard Montalto, (d. 1892), 6th Barone, succeeded by his son.
8. Conte Giuseppe Attard Montalto, (d. 1935), 7th Barone, succeeded by his only child, a daughter.
9. Conte Maria Angela Attard Montalto Kitson, (d. 2001), 8th Baronessa, succeeded by her eldest son.
 

 

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