Titles of Nobility FAQ
Republic of Aquitaine Titles are Ancestral Designations
that continue today in numerous countries.
The terms were originally used for the higher class of society.
The Title Warrant is signed by the Senior Noble Man to
the Republic of Aquitaine, Duke Norman I,
certifying your Nobility. Any queries
to the Republic of Aquitaine website on your Noble Title
will be substantiated by the Ministry of Immigration and Naturalization.
Your Title shall be worded on all Documentation, for example,
"Winston Ervin" shall be designated,
"Baron Winston Ervin", there is numerous
adaptabilities to this format, contact us for different formatting.
As with all distinguished designations bestowed by the Republic of Aquitaine,
if a person identifies
with the historic definition and measures applied to that designation,
which is a necessity, but basically
desires the empowerment and devotion
that coincides with a honorable designation, they can request one.
Here are some of the historic details of the titles listed below.
A duke usually is in charge of vast areas of land called a duchy.
The duchy earns an income through farming, real estate rentals and other businesses.
If the duke won a seat in The House of Lords, Parliament,
he would also do political
A duchess would be in charge of running the estate,
working with town councils, working
If she is a duchess in her own right, and has won a seat
in The House of
Lords, she would also be involved in politics.
A marquis is a nobleman of hereditary rank in various
and some of their colonies. The term originally denoted
a count holding a march,
or mark (frontier district). They were originally
counts who were granted extra powers
because they guarded border areas. This gave them precedence over other
counts (in England, earls).
A woman with the rank of a Marquess, or the wife of a Marquess,
is a Marchioness
A count or countess is a nobleman (woman). The word count
from Latin—meaningA Count was generally in charge of a county or territory.
"companion", and later "companion of the emperor" or
"delegate of the emperor".
The British equivalent is an earl. In the late
Roman Empire, the Latin title
comes meaning (imperial) 'companion'
denoted the high rank of various courtiers
and provincial officials, either
military or administrative.
A woman with the rank of a Count, or the wife of a Count, is a Countess
His responsibilities were first to his king and next to the people on
The king required the people of their courts to perform certain duties
as well as serve
in the military. If they showed their loyalty to the king through these duties
could gain more titles, lands, and good marriages for their children/family members.
they didn't they could loose everything in a stroke of a pen. The nobility also had
duty to make sure the people on their estates were protected and that the crops
produced because a percentage went to the king and the church.
They also sat as judge
in cases of dispute or crimes and handed down sentences.
A woman with the rank of a Baron, or the wife of a Baron, is a Baroness
The knight was one of three types of fighting men during
the middle ages:
Knights, Foot Soldiers, and Archers. Knights believed in
the code of chivalry.
They promised to defend the weak, be courteous to all
women, be loyal to their king,
and serve God at all times. Knights were
expected to be humble before others,
especially their superiors. Knighthood
was eventually merged into the nobility as a lower noble title.
Please contact us to inquire on the
availability of these titles.