What are your opinions upon the subject of an hereditary peerage?
Then it was that he thought of creating an hereditary peerage, and reconstructing his monarchy on more secure foundations.
Peel had inherited his baronetcy, and by will forbade his heirs to accept the hereditary peerage.
But if the hereditary peerage can not maintain itself, I certainly shall not endow it.
The simultaneous effort of the French to abolish their hereditary peerage was hailed as an omen of what was coming in England.
The Chamber of Deputies, composed of the bourgeoisie, voted the abolition of the hereditary peerage.
He resisted, but unsuccessfully, the abolition of the hereditary peerage.
He had no zeal, as far as one can see, for an hereditary peerage and an established church.