The Maltese Nobility

The Official Website of the Committee of Privileges of Maltese Nobility

THE ASSEMBLY OF RECOGNISED TITLEHOLDERS OF THE MALTESE NOBILITY

Committee of Privileges of the Maltese​ Nobility

Founded 1889.

Palazzo Bonici, Villegaignon Street, Mdina



Patron: Vacant

President: The Most Noble Antony Cremona Barbaro, Marquis of St George.

Vice President: The Most Noble Marie-Christine Pergola Scicluna, Baroness of Tabria.

Hon. Secretary: The Most Noble Agnès Gera de Petri Testaferrata Bonici, Marchioness of San Vincenzo Ferreri.

Hon. Treasurer: The Most Noble Jean Chapelle-Paleologo, Count of San Giovanni.


Members: The Most Noble Myriam Chemel Testaferrata Abela, Baroness of Gomerino

                      The Most Noble Paul Deguara Caruana Gatto, Count of Beberrua

                      The Most Noble Michael Formosa Gauci, Marquis of Ghajn Qajjed


NATIONAL MEMBER WITHIN COMMISSION D’INFORMATION ET DE LIAISON 

DES ASSOCIATIONS NOBLE D’EUROPE

Representation on the CILANE Board:

Delegate: The Noble Daniel de Petri Testaferrata, Marchesino of San Vincenzo Ferreri

Supplementary: The Most Noble Jean Chapelle-Paleologo, Count of San Giovanni

Youth delegate: The Noble Anton de Piro

List showing date of creation of the Titles of the Maltese Nobility

Order Of Precedence is shown According to Date of Creation, and Not According to Rank of Title


1. Apap Bologna Sceberras d’Amico Inguanez, Dr. Carmel, MD, FRCS, FRCSE,

Baron of Djar il-Bnie​t; by Lodovic, King of Sicily; on 4th January, 1350.

2. Apap Bologna Sceberras d’Amico Inguanez, Dr. Carmelo, MD, FRCS, FRCSE,

Baron of Buqana; by Frederick III, King of Sicily ; on 4th November, 1372.

3. Sceberras Trigona, Carole Ann,

Baroness of Castel Cicciano; by Philip I, King of Sicily and Naples , (II of Spain ); on 23rd May, 1560.

4. Sant Cassia, John,

Baron of Gheriexem and Tabia; by Grandmaster Lascaris; on 16th April, 1638.

5. Chemel Testaferrata Abela, Myriam,

Baroness of Gomerino; by Grandmaster Perellos, on 24th December, 1710.

6. de Piro d’Amico Inguanez, Nicholas KM,

Baron of Budach; by Grandmaster Perellos on 23rd April, 1716.

7. Gera de Petri Testaferrata Bonici Ghaxaq, Agnès,

Marchioness of San Vincenzo Ferreri; by Philip V King of Spain , on 10th November, 1716.

8. Preziosi, Dr. Josef, MRCS.(Eng), LRCP.(Lond),

Count Preziosi; by Victor Amadeus, King of Sicily and Duke of Savoy , on 19th October, 1718.

9. Chapelle-Paleologo, John,

Count of San Giovanni; by Pope Clement XI, on 8th November, 1711; date for precedence in Malta is 1722.

10. Trapani Galea Feriol, Igino, KM,

Baron of San Marciano; by Grandmaster de Vilhena, on 14th June, 1726.

11. Ramsay Scicluna, Marie Christine,

Baroness of Tabria; by Grandmaster de Vilhena, on 11th December, 1728.

12. Gera de Petri Testaferrata Bonici Ghaxaq, Agnès,

Baroness of Qlejja; by Grandmaster Despuig, on 2nd June, 1737.

13. Kitson Attard Montalto, Dr. Michael Charles, MBBS, DPM, MRCPsych (London),

Baron of Benwarrad; by Grandmaster Despuig, on 18th August, 1737.

14. de Piro D’Amico Inguanez, Nicholas, KM,

Marquis de Piro; by Philip V King of Spain , on 6th November, 1742.

15. Consoli Palermo Navarra, Salvatore,

Count of Bahrija; by Grandmaster Pinto, on 16th May, 1743.

16. Hornyold Strickland, Henry,

Count of Catena; by Grandmaster Pinto, on 20th January, 1745.

17. Thomas Olivier, Paul Jr.

Marquis Testaferrata Olivier; recognition extended by Grandmaster Pinto, in 1745, to a title which had been conferred by Victor Amadeus, King of Sicily & Duke of Savoy, on 13th July 1717.

18. Cassar Desain, Mark,

Marquis Cassar Desain; recognition extended by Grandmaster Pinto in 1749, to a title which had been conferred by Victor Amadeus, King of Sicily & Duke of Savoy , on 13th July 1717.

19. Sant Fournier, Stephen,

Count Fournier; by Maria Theresa Empress of Austria, on 29th January 1770.

20. Sant Cassia, John,

Count Sant; by Maria Theresa Empress of Austria , on 22nd December, 1770.

21. Manduca Piscopo Macedonia, Alfred;

Count of Mont’Alto; by Ferdinand I Duke of Parma, on 28th December, 1776, (regrant).

22. – VACANT –

Baron of San Giovanni; by Ferdinand I King of the Two Sicilies, on 16th July, 1777, (regrant).dit. 

23. Manduca Azopardi, Joseph,

Baron of Buleben; by Grandmaster de Rohan, on 23rd July, 1777.

24. Cremona Barbaro, Antony,

Marquis of St. George; by Grandmaster de Rohan, on 6th September, 1778.

25. Deguara Caruana Gatto, Maria Teresa,

Countess of Beberrua; by Grandmaster de Rohan, on 23rd October, 1783.

26. Laferla, Michael,

Marquis of Fiddien; by Grandmaster de Rohan, on 15th October, 1785.

27. Sammut Testaferrata Alessi, Joseph,

Marquis of Taflia; by Grandmaster de Rohan, on 13th November, 1790.

28. Mc Cutcheon Teuma Castelletti, Mary Frances,

Countess of Ghajn Tuffieha; by Grandmaster de Rohan, on 7th January,1792.

29. Apap Bologna, Philip Frederick,

Marquis of Gnien is-Sultan; by Grandmaster de Rohan, on 1st December, 1792.

30. Borg Carbott, Daniel,

Baron of Grua; by Grandmaster de Rohan, on 30th December,1794.

31. Bugeja Fontani, Joseph A.,

Count of Senia; by Grandmaster de Rohan, on 6th June, 1795.

32. Formosa Gauci, Michael,

Marquis of Ghajn Qajjed; by Grandmaster de Rohan, on 4th June, 1796