Coronet - British Coronet Rankings

British Coronet Rankings

  • Prince or Princess - son or daughter of a sovereign

  • Prince or Princess - children of the Heir Apparent

  • Prince or Princess - children of other sons of the Sovereign

  • Other grandchildren of the Sovereign

  • Duke

  • Marquess

  • Earl

  • Viscount

  • Baron or Lord of Parliament in the Scots peerage

  • English King of Arms - the Lord Lyon's crown is quite different (Herald)

  • Loyalists military coronet (Canadian)

  • Loyalists civil coronet (Canadian)

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