Manderston: Sir James Miller, 2nd Baronet. A Baronet is essentially an hereditary knight. The Miller fortune was made by James's father, who sold herring to the Russians. He also served as ambassador, so he was hardly uncouth. James married an aristocrat after he inherited Manderston, and transformed the house to conform with her lifestyle. Tragically, he died soon after the house was complete. JC
Luxury living: Castles
Glin Castle is set on 380 acres of private parkland overlooking the Shannon Estuary in County Limerick. One of Ireland’s most historic properties, Glin Castle has been the ancestral home of the FitzGerald family, the hereditary Knights of Glin, for over seven centuries. The palatial mansion is adorned with original architectural details and notable collections of Irish furniture and paintings. The grounds include formal gardens, a dairy farm, three lodges, and twin turrets.
The indifference that could end of one of Britain’s oldest titles
Coat-of-Arms of Bishop Count David J. Gagnon, Grand Cross Knight of the Temple of Solomon (1118 AD).
Hereditary Knights Templars of Britannia
5/19/16 9:13a One of Ireland's most historic properties, Glin Castle, has been in the FitzGerald family, hereditary Knights of Glin, for over 700 years. irishcentral.com
The honour of baronetcy is one of the most peculiar and, on the whole, little-understood hereditary honours in the Britain, yet this illustrious organisation of hereditary knights, whose predecesso…
Gordon Kraft's Land Claim NORTH AMERICA incl Minerals. My birthplace, and birthdate plus Kraft Family Tree equal Hereditary Knight Commander of the Knights Templar, I hereby claim all rights, titles, lands and minerals of North America. As the grandchild of Charlemagne that would add Europe. Plus Emperor China. Game, Set, Match. Checkmate!
Loulou de la Falaise in 1966 at her wedding to first husband Desmond FitzGerald, the Knight of Glin