Earl of Cumberland

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The title of Earl of Cumberland was created in the Peerage of England in 1525 for the 11th Baron de Clifford.[1] It became extinct in 1643.[1] See also Duke of Cumberland.

The subsidiary title of the first three earls was Baron de Clifford. The last earl was created Baron Clifford before he became earl, in 1628.[1]

Earls of Cumberland (1525)


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004.