Moore baronets

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There have been nine baronetcies created for persons with the surname Moore, two in the Baronetage of England, one in the Baronetage of Ireland, two in the Baronetage of Great Britain and four in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. As of 2014 two creations are extantn and one considered dormant.

The Moore Baronetcy, of Fawley in the County of Berkshire, was created in the Baronetage of England on 21 May 1627 for Henry Moore. The title became extinct on the death of the sixth Baronet in 1807.

The Moore Baronetcy, of Mayds Morton in the County of Buckingham, was created in the Baronetage of England on 26 July 1665 for George Moore. The title became extinct on his death in 1678.

The Moore Baronetcy, of Rosscarbery in the County of Cork, Ireland was created in the Baronetage of Ireland on 29 June 1681 for Emanuel Moore. The title became extinct or dormant on the death of the eleventh Baronet in 1926.

The Moore Baronetcy, of Jamaica in the West Indies, was created in the Baronetage of Great Britain on 28 January 1764 for the colonial administrator Henry Moore. The title became extinct on the death of the second Baronet in 1780.

The Moore Baronetcy, of the Navy, was created in the Baronetage of Great Britain on 4 March 1766 for John Moore. The title became extinct on his death in 1779.

The Moore Baronetcy, of Hancox in Whatlington in the County of Sussex, was created in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom on 28 May 1919 for Norman Moore, President of the Royal College of Physicians from 1918 to 1921. The third Baronet did not use his title. The journalist Charles Moore is the son of Richard Gillachrist Moore, brother of the third Baronet.

The Moore Baronetcy, of Colchester in the County of Essex, was created in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom on 25 October 1923 for Edward Cecil Moore, Lord Mayor of London from 1922 to 1923. The title became extinct on the death of his grandson, the second Baronet, in 1992.

The Moore Baronetcy, of Moore Lodge in the County of Antrim, was created in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom on 20 June 1932 for William Moore, Lord Chief Justice of Northern Ireland from 1925 to 1937. The third Baronet was Deputy Lieutenant of County Antrim in 1990.

The Moore Baronetcy, of Kyleburn in the County of Ayr, was created in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom on 20 September 1956 for the Conservative politician Thomas Moore. The title became extinct on his death in 1971.

Moore baronets, of Fawley (1627)[edit]

Moore baronets, of Mayds Morton (1665)[edit]

Moore baronets, of Rosscarbery (1681)[edit]

Jerry Moore (1942-2010) claimed to be the ninth Baronet's descendant and assumed the title of 12th Baronet.[1] His son, Douglas Cameron Alexander Moore (b. 1970), assumed the title of 13th Baronet.[2][3] But they have not successfully proved their succession to the baronetcy, thus they aren't entitled to be addressed as Baronets.[4]

Moore baronets, of Jamaica (1764)[edit]

Moore baronets, of the Navy (1766)[edit]

Moore baronets, of Hancox (1919)[edit]

The heir apparent is the present holder's son Paul Edwardes Moore (born 1990).

Moore baronets, of Colchester (1923)[edit]

Moore baronets, of Moore Lodge (1932)[edit]

The heir apparent is the present holder's only son Richard William Moore (born 1955).

Moore baronets, of Kyleburn (1956)[edit]

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