::: the baron of kensington rd

it is thought that the origin of the kensington rd (bs6) street name comes from the baron of kensington

the english title was created in 1623 by peerage of england for henry rich, younger son of robert rich 1st earl of warwick

the irish title was created in the peerage of ireland in 1776 for william edwardes, who represented haverfordwest in the house of commons for over fifty years

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