Name: Arthur Chichester
Suffix: 1st Earl of Donegall
MEM: Eggesford, Devon: effigy with two wives
Change Date: 12 APR 2011
Distinguished himself as Colonel Chichester in the suppression of the rebellion of 1641, was created earl of Donegall in 1647, and was succeeded in his titles by his nephew, whose great-grandson, Arthur, 5th Earl of Donegall, was created Baron Fisherwick in the peerage of Great Britain (the other ?family titles being in the peerage of Ireland) in 1790, and Earl of Belfast and marquess of Donegali in the peerage of Ireland in 1791. The present Marquess of Donegall is his descendant.
Father: Edward Chichester
Mother: Anne Coplestone b: 1588 in Eggesford, Devon