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List of Dukedoms
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List of Dukedoms

This page lists all dukedoms, extant, extinct, dormant, abeyant, or forfeit, in the peerages of England, Scotland, Great Britain, Ireland and the United Kingdom. See also List of Marquessates, List of Earldoms, List of Viscountcies, and List of Baronies.

Table of contents
1 Dukedoms in the Peerage of England, 1337-1707
2 Dukedoms in the Peerage of Scotland, 1398-1707
3 Dukedoms in the Peerage of Great Britain, 1707-1801
4 Dukedoms in the Peerage of Ireland, 1661-1801
5 Dukedoms in the Peerages of the United Kingdom and Ireland, 1801-present

Dukedoms in the Peerage of England, 1337-1707

Title Date of Creation Surname Current Status Notes
Duke of Cornwall 1337 Plantagenet (originally) extant held by the eldest son of the monarch who is also heir-apparent to the throne
Duke of Lancaster 1351 Plantagenet extinct 1361  
Duke of Clarence 1362 Plantagenet extinct 1368  
Duke of Lancaster 1362 Plantagenet merged in crown 1399  
Duke of York 1385 Plantagenet merged in crown 1461 forfeit 1459-1460
Duke of Gloucester 1385 Plantagenet forfeit 1397  
Duke of Ireland 1386 Vere forfeit 1388  
Duke of Hereford 1397 Plantagenet merged in crown 1399  
Duke of Aumale 1397 Plantagenet deprived of title 1399  
Duke of Exeter 1397 Holland deprived of title 1399  
Duke of Surrey 1397 Holland forfeit 1399  
Duke of Norfolk 1397 Mowbray extinct 1476 title not in use 1399 to 1425
Duke of Lancaster 1399 Plantagenet merged in crown 1413 also Duke of Cornwall
Duke of Clarence 1412 Plantagenet extinct 1421  
Duke of Bedford 1414 Plantagenet extinct 1435  
Duke of Gloucester 1414 Plantagenet extinct 1447  
Duke of Exeter 1416 Beaufort extinct 1426  
Duke of Somerset 1443 Beaufort extinct 1444  
Duke of Exeter 1444 Holland forfeit 1461  
Duke of Buckingham 1444 Stafford forfeit 1521 also forfeit between 1483 and 1485
Duke of Warwick 1445 Beauchamp extinct 1446  
Duke of Somerset 1448 Beaufort forfeit 1464 also forfeit 1461-1463
Duke of Suffolk 1448 de la Pole surrendered 1493 also forfeit 1450-1463
Duke of Clarence 1461 Plantagenet forfeit 1478  
Duke of Gloucester 1461 Plantagenet merged in crown 1483 also Duke of Cornwall from 1470
Duke of Bedford 1470 Nevill deprived of title 1478  
Duke of York 1473 Plantagenet extinct 1483  
Duke of Norfolk 1477 Plantagenet extinct 1483  
Duke of Norfolk 1483 Howard, Fitzalan-Howard extant title forfeit 1485-1514,1547-1553,1572-1660
Duke of Bedford 1485 Tudor extinct 1495  
Duke of York 1491 Tudor merged in crown 1509 also Duke of Cornwall from 1502
Duke of Suffolk 1514 Brandon extinct 1551  
Duke of Richmond and Somerset 1525 Fitzroy extinct 1536
Duke of Somerset 1547 Seymour extant forfeit 1552-1660
Duke of Northumberland 1551 Dudley forfeit 1553  
Duke of Suffolk 1551 Grey forfeit 1554  
Duke of York 1605 Stewart merged in crown 1625 also Duke of Albany in Scotland and Duke of Cornwall from 1612
Duke of Richmond 1623 Stuart extinct 1624  
Duke of Buckingham 1623 Villiers extinct 1687  
Duke of Richmond 1641 Stuart extinct 1672  
Duke of Cumberland 1644 Wittelsbach extinct 1682  
Duke of York 1644 Stewart merged in crown 1685  
Duke of Gloucester 1659 Stewart extinct 1660  
Duke of Albemarle 1660 Monck extinct 1688  
Duke of Monmouth 1663 Scott forfeit 1685  
Duke of Cambridge 1664 Stewart extinct 1667  
Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1665 Cavendish extinct 1691  
Duke of Cambridge 1667 Stewart extinct 1671  
Duke of Cleveland 1670 Villiers, Fitzroy extinct 1774 also Duke of Southampton from 1709
Duchess of Portsmouth 1673 Penancoët de Kérouaille extinct 1734  
Duke of Richmond 1675 Lennox extant also Duke of Gordon in the United Kingdom from 1876 and Duke of Lennox in Scotland
Duke of Southampton 1675 Fitzroy extinct 1774 also Duke of Cleveland from 1709
Duke of Grafton 1675 Fitzroy extant  
Duke of Ormonde 1682 Butler forfeit 1715 also Duke of Ormonde in Ireland
Duke of Beaufort 1682 Somerset extant  
Duke of Northumberland 1683 Fitzroy extinct 1716  
Duke of St Albans 1684 Beauclerk extant  
Duke of Berwick-upon-Tweed 1687 Fitzjames forfeit 1695  
Duke of Cumberland 1689 Oldenburg extinct 1708  
Duke of Bolton 1689 Paulet extinct 1794  
Duke of Schomberg 1689 Schomberg extinct 1719 also Duke of Leinster in Ireland from 1691
Duke of Shrewsbury 1694 Talbot extinct 1718  
Duke of Leeds 1694 Osborne extinct 1964  
Duke of Bedford 1694 Russell extant  
Duke of Devonshire 1694 Cavendish extant  
Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1694 Holles extinct 1711  
Duke of Marlborough 1702 Churchill extant  
Duke of Buckingham and Normanby 1703 Sheffield extinct 1735  
Duke of Rutland 1703 Manners extant  
Duke of Montagu 1705 Montagu extinct 1749  
Duke of Cambridge 1706 Guelph merged in crown 1727 also Duke of Cornwall from 1714

Dukedoms in the Peerage of Scotland, 1398-1707

Title Date of Creation Surname Current Status Notes
Duke of Rothesay 1398 Stewart extant held by eldest son of the monarch who is also heir-apparent
Duke of Albany 1398 Stewart forfeit 1425  
Duke of Albany 1457 Stewart extinct 1536 forfeit 1479-1482, 1483-1514
Duke of Ross 1488 Stewart extinct 1504  
Duke of Montrose 1488 Lindsay extinct 1495 deprived of title 1488-1489, title for life from 1489
Duke of Ross 1514 Stewart extinct 1515  
Duke of Albany 1541 Stewart extinct 1541  
Duke of Albany 1565 Stewart merged in crown 1567  
Duke of Orkney 1567 Hepburn forfeit 1567  
Duke of Lennox 1581 Stuart extinct 1672 also Duke of Richmond in England from 1623 until 1624 and from 1641
Duke of Albany 1600 Stewart merged in crown 1625 also Duke of York in England from 1605 and Duke of Rothesay from 1612
Duke of Kintyre and Lorne 1602 Stewart extinct 1602  
Duke of Hamilton 1643 Hamilton extant also Duke of Brandon in Great Britain from 1711
Duke of Albany 1660 Stewart merged in crown 1685  
Duke of Buccleuch 1663 Scott forfeit 1685 also Duke of Monmouth in England
Duke of Buccleuch 1663 Scott, Montagu-Douglas-Scott extant also Duke of Queensberry from 1810
Duke of Lauderdale 1672 Maitland extinct 1682  
Duke of Lennox 1675 Lennox extant also Duke of Gordon in the United Kingdom from 1876 and Duke of Richmond in England
Duke of Rothes 1680 Leslie extinct 1681  
Duke of Gordon 1684 Gordon extinct 1836  
Duke of Queensberry 1684 Douglas, Montagu-Douglas Scott extant also Duke of Dover in Great Britain from 1708 until 1778 and Duke of Buccleuch from 1810
Duke of Argyll 1701 Campbell extant also Duke of Greenwich in Great Britain from 1718 until 1743 and Duke of Argyll in the United Kingdom from 1892
Duke of Atholl 1703 Murray extant  
Duke of Douglas 1703 Douglas extinct 1761  
Duke of Montrose 1707 Graham extant  
Duke of Roxburghe 1707 Ker extant  

Dukedoms in the Peerage of Great Britain, 1707-1801

Title Date of Creation Surname Current Status Notes
Duke of Dover 1708 Douglas extinct 1778  
Duke of Kent 1710 Grey extinct 1740  
Duke of Brandon 1711 Douglas extant also Duke of Hamilton in Scotland
Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven 1715 Bertie extinct 1809  
Duke of Kingston-upon-Hull 1715 Pierrepont extinct 1773  
Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1715 Pelham-Holles extinct 1768 also Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme from 1756
Duke of York and Albany 1716 Guelph extinct 1728  
Duke of Portland 1716 Bentinck extinct 1990  
Duke of Wharton 1718 Wharton extinct 1731  
Duchess of Kendal 1719 Schulenburg extinct 1743 also Duchess of Munster in Ireland, peerage for life only
Duke of Manchester 1719 Montagu extant  
Duke of Chandos 1719 Brydges extinct 1789  
Duke of Greenwich 1719 Campbell extinct 1743 also Duke of Argyll in Scotland
Duke of Dorset 1720 Sackville extinct 1843  
Duke of Bridgwater 1720 Egerton extinct 1803  
Duke of Edinburgh 1726 Guelph merged in crown 1760 also Duke of Cornwall from 1727 to 1751
Duke of Cumberland 1726 Guelph extinct 1765  
Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme 1756 Pelham-Holles extinct 1988 also Duke of Newcastle-upon-Tyne until 1768
Duke of York and Albany 1760 Guelph extinct 1767  
Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh 1764 Guelph extinct 1834  
Duke of Northumberland 1766 Percy extant  
Duke of Montagu 1766 Montagu extinct 1790  
Duke of Cumberland and Strathearn 1766 Guelph extinct 1790  
Duke of York and Albany 1784 Guelph extinct 1827  
Duke of Clarence and St Andrews 1789 Guelph merged in crown 1830  
Duke of Kent and Strathearn 1799 Guelph extinct 1820  
Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale 1799 Guelph suspended 1919  

Dukedoms in the Peerage of Ireland, 1661-1801

Title Date of Creation Surname Current Status Notes
Duke of Ormonde 1661 Butler extinct 1758 also Duke of Ormonde in England until 1715
Duke of Leinster 1691 Schomberg extinct 1719 also Duke of Schomberg in England
Duchess of Munster 1716 Schulenberg extinct 1754 also Duchess of Kendal in Great Britain from 1719, peerage for life only
Duke of Leinster 1766 FitzGerald extant  
Duke of Abercorn 1868 Hamilton extant  

Dukedoms in the Peerages of the United Kingdom and Ireland, 1801-present

Title Date of Creation Surname Current Status Notes
Duke of Sussex 1801 Guelph extinct 1853  
Duke of Cambridge 1801 Guelph extinct 1904  
Duke of Wellington 1814 Wellesley extant  
Duke of Buckingham and Chandos 1822 Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville extinct 1889  
Duke of Sutherland 1833 Leveson-Gower, Egerton extant  
Duke of Cleveland 1833 Vane extinct 1891  
Duchess of Inverness 1840 Underwood extinct 1873 peerage for life only
Duke of Edinburgh 1866 Wettin extinct 1900  
Duke of Westminster 1874 Grosvenor extant  
Duke of Connaught and Strathearn 1874 Wettin extinct 1943  
Duke of Gordon 1876 Gordon-Lennox extant also Duke of Richmond in England and Duke of Lennox in Scotland
Duke of Albany 1881 Wettin suspended 1919  
Duke of Fife 1889 Duff extinct 1912  
Duke of Clarence and Avondale 1890 Wettin extinct 1892  
Duke of Argyll 1892 Campbell extant also Duke of Argyll in Scotland
Duke of York 1892 Wettin merged in crown 1910 also Duke of Cornwall from 1901
Duke of Fife 1900 Duff extant  
Duke of York 1920 Windsor merged in crown 1936  
Duke of Gloucester 1928 Windsor extant  
Duke of Kent 1934 Windsor extant  
Duke of Windsor 1937 Windsor extinct 1972  
Duke of Edinburgh 1947 Mountbatten extant  
Duke of York 1986 Mountbatten-Windsor extant