FitzJames was created Duke of Albemarle, together with the subsidiary titles of Earl of Rochford and Baron Romney, by his father on 13 January 1696, but the title is only recognized by Jacobites. He was also appointed the Grand Prior of the revived Priory of the English Commandery of the Sovereign Military Order of St. John of Jerusalem, Rhodes and Malta , known as the Knights of Malta.
James FitzJames, 1st Duke of Berwick, 1st Duke of Liria and Jérica, 1st Duke of Fitz-James (21 August 1670 – 12 June 1734) was an Anglo-French military leader, illegitimate son of King James II of England by Arabella Churchill, sister of the 1st Duke of Marlborough. Berwick was a successful general in the pay of Louis XIV of France
Sir Henry Maine, in full Sir Henry James Sumner Maine, (born August 15, 1822, Kelso, Roxburgh, Scotland—died February 3, 1888, Cannes, France), British jurist and legal historian who pioneered the study of comparative law, notably primitive law and anthropological jurisprudence. While professor of civil law at the University of Cambridge (1847–54), Maine also began lecturing on Roman law ...
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10/05/2021 · The Vampyre was first published on 1 April 1819 by Henry Colburn in the New Monthly Magazine with the false attribution "A Tale by Lord Byron". The story was an immediate popular success, partly because of the Byron attribution and partly because it exploited the gothic horror predilections of the public.
In addition, James II's illegitimate son, James FitzJames, 1st Duke of Berwick, founded the House of FitzJames comprising two branches, one in France and one in Spain. The last of the French branch died in 1967; the senior heir of James II's male-line descendants is Jacobo Hernando Fitz-James Stuart, 20th Duke of Peñaranda de Duero .
Sir Henry James Sumner Maine, KCSI, FRS (15 August 1822 ... "Mr. Fitzjames Stephen's Introduction to the Indian Evidence Act," The Fortnightly Review, ...