Sentence Examples with the word baroness

ANGELA GEORGINA BURDETT-COUTS, BARONESS BURDETT-COUTTS (1814-1906), English philanthropist, youngest daughter of Sir Francis Burdett, was born on the 2 ist of April 1814.

In May 1871 she was created a peeress, as Baroness Burdett-Coutts of Highgate and Brookfield, Middlesex.

His mother, the Baroness Gyllembourg-Ehrensvard (q.v.; 1773-1856), wrote a large number of anonymous novels.

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In 1840 the barony was revived in favour of Miles Thomas Stapleton (1805-1854), a descendant of Joan, Baroness Lovel, a daughter ' His father John (d.

The abbess was a baroness ex officio, and the revenue.

His wife was created (August 1767) baroness of Greenwich, and his elder brother George, the 4th viscount, was made lord-lieutenant of Ireland.

Subsequently the baroness BurdettCoutts accepted the office in the year 1878, and was re-elected annually until her death in 1906.

Until she became queen she never slept a night away from her mother's room, and she was not allowed to converse with any grown-up person, friend, tutor or servant without the duchess of Kent or the Baroness Lehzen, her private governess, being present.

On his death in 1891 his widow was created Baroness Macdonald of Earnscliffe.

Marrying the sister and heir of the fifth Lord Stafford, who died in 1637, he and his wife were created Baron and Baroness Stafford by a patent of 1640, with remainder, in default of heirs male, to heirs female.