Duke of Gramont

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Dukedom of Gramont
Blason Antoine II de Gramont-Touloujon (1572-1644).svg
Coat of arms of Antoine II
Creation date 1643
First holder Antoine II de Gramont-Touloujon, 1st Duke of Gramont
Present holder Antoine de Gramont, 15th Duke of Gramont

The title of Duke of Gramont (duc de Gramont) was a prominent dukedom and peerage in the French nobility. It was created in 1643 and abolished in 1790 (and again in 1848) but retains its title by decree of 1852 administered by the Minister of Justice.

The dukedom was in the Peerage of France, and the Gramont family also held the additional titles of Prince de Bidache, Sovereign of Bidache, Count of Guiche and Louvigny, Viscount of Aster, Baron d'Andouins and of Hagetmau.[1]

Dukes of Gramont[edit]

Also see the list of Dukes of Gramont in the French Wikipedia.[2]

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  1. ^ Daniel Coit Gilman; Harry Thurston Peck; Frank Moore Colby (1906). The New international encyclopaedia. 9. Dodd, Mead and company. 
  2. ^ fr:Liste des seigneurs, comtes et ducs de Gramont

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