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Marquess of Winchester: Quiz


Question 1: (The titles of the Marquesses of Bath and Salisbury, who also hold no dukedoms, were created in the ________.)
Peerage of ScotlandPeerage of EnglandPeerage of IrelandPeerage of Great Britain

Question 2: The first Marquess was one of the most notable Englishmen of his time, serving in high positions under Henry VIII and all his children, and as Lord High Treasurer of ________ from 1550 to 1572.
ScotlandWalesEnglandUnited Kingdom

Question 3: The second Duke was a statesman and notably served as ________ and as Lord Lieutenant of Ireland.
Charles Talbot, 1st Duke of ShrewsburyThomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of NewcastleFrancis Seymour-Conway, 1st Marquess of HertfordLord Chamberlain

Question 4: ________ (d.
John Dudley, 1st Duke of NorthumberlandWilliam Paulet, 1st Marquess of WinchesterHenry VIII of EnglandMary I of England

Question 5: He was Lord Lieutenant of Hamsphire and Chairman of the ________.

Question 6: In 1717, it was intended to summon him to the House of Lords through a ________ in his father's junior title of Baron St John.
Duke of DevonshireWrit of accelerationDuke of NorthumberlandDuke of Marlborough

Question 7: The sixth Marquess was a supporter of William and Mary and was rewarded for his support after the ________ when he was created Duke of Bolton.
MonarchMagna CartaGlorious RevolutionNine Years' War

Question 8: On his death the titles passed to his son, the third Duke, who had been a Whig ________ and who also served as Lord Lieutenant of several counties.
Member of ParliamentUnicameralismBicameralismParliamentary system

Question 9: Paulet was succeeded by his son, the second Marquess, who had already been summoned to the ________ in his father's lifetime through a writ of acceleration in his father's junior title of Baron St John.
House of LordsHouse of Commons of the United KingdomParliament of the United KingdomPolitics of the United Kingdom

Question 10: The title 'Earl of Wiltshire' is used as the ________ of Lord Winchester's eldest son and heir, while Lord Wiltshire's own son and heir uses the courtesy title Lord St John.
BaronViscountCourtesy titles in the United KingdomPeerage


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