Sackville, Manners, Fitzroy, Paulet, Cavendish — in the early Nineteenth Century, these were the family names of (respectively)the Dukes of Dorset, Rutland and Grafton, the Marquis of Winchester and the Duke of Devonshire. Some of these families still continue but other titles have become extinct.


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