This vellum patent of peerage,....
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Posted by: Karina Castro
Created on: January 7 2017 at 22:44
This vellum patent of peerage, now almost 400 years old, marks the elevation in 1622 of Sir Adam Loftus (1568-1643), Baronet, to the rank of Viscount Loftus of Ely by King James I.