Qlejjgha1569

Signors di Qlejja (Cr: 1569).
 
 
 
Granted to:  Dr Francesco Mego JID, Barone di Castel Cicciano of Naples.
By: Pietro del Monte,  Grand Master of Malta.
On: 1569 in Vittoriosa.
With Remainder to: His descendants by feudal tenure (Jure Francorum) in perpetuity.
List of Title holders: 
1. Dr Francesco Mego JID, Barone di Castel Cicciano of Naples, 1st Barone, succeeded by his son.
2. Don Gio Antonio Mego, (d. 1580), 2nd Barone, extinct.
 
Claimants:
 
3. Nobile Dionisa Mega Santa Maura, (d. 1583), deJure 3rd Baroness, succeeded by her son.
4. Nobile Giacomo Santa Maura, (d. 1621), deJure 4th Barone, succeeded by his son.
6. Nobile Pietro Paolo Santa Maura, (d. 1656), deJure 5th Barone, succeeded by his brother.
7. Nobile Agostino Santa Maura, (d. 1666), deJure 6th Barone, succeeded by his daughter.
8. Nobile Maria Santa Maura, (d. 1690), deJure 7th Baronessa, succeeded by her son.
9. Nobile Gio Giacomo Desclaus, (d. 1721), deJure 8th Barone, dormant or extinct.
 
Granted to:  Dr Ignazio Bonici JUD.
By: Ramon Despuig,  Grand Master of Malta.
On: 1737 in Valletta.
British Crown recognition: 1878.
With Remainder to: According to 1878 Report, the patent is identical to the terms of Tabria which reads: Tibi Nobili Isidoro Viani et post tui obitum uni ex filiis vel filiabus legitimis et naturalibus ex te legitime procreatis vel procreandis, quem vel quam omni futuro constitutus seu respective constituta, malueritis eligendum vel eligendam. Et in casu tui vel tuorum in infinitu decessus absque ulla nominatione vel elctione successoris in dicto titulo, ex nunc censeatur nominatus et electus primogenitus, nisi erit ad sacros ordines promotus et in religione professus, et in defectu marium, foemina primogenita..." .
List of Title holders: 
1. Nobile Ignazio Bonici, 1st Barone, succeeded by his son.
2. Nobile Gio Francesco Bonici, (d. 1793), 2nd Barone, succeeded by his son.
3. Nobile Ignazio Bonici, (d. 1809), 3rd Barone, succeeded by his eldest daughter.
4. Noble Vincenza Bonici Galea Feriol, (d. 1891), 4th Baronessa, succeeded by her nephew.
5. Marchese Emanuele Testaferrata Bonici Ghaxaq, (d. 1903), 5th Barone, succeeded by his son.
6. Marchese Daniele Testaferrata Bonici Ghaxaq, (d. 1945), 6th Barone, succeeded by his younger son by nomination.
7. Marchese Lino Testaferrata Bonici, (d. 1982), 7th Barone, succeeded by his eldest daughter.
 
 
 
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