Earl Halifax is in Earl.
Earl Halifax 1C 1679
On 05 Apr 1695 George Savile 1st Marquess Halifax 1633-1695 (61) died apparently as a consequence of eating undercooked chicken. He was buried in the north aisle of the Henry VII Chapel Westminster Abbey. William Savile 2nd Marquess Halifax 1665-1700 (30) succeeded 2nd Marquess Halifax, 2nd Earl Halifax 1C 1679, 2nd Viscount Halifax 1C 1677, 2nd Baron Savile of Elland, 5th Baronet Savile of Thornhill. Mary Finch Duchess Roxburghe 1677- (18) by marriage Marchioness Halifax.
Earl Halifax 2C 1714
Earl Halifax 3C 1715
On 09 May 1739 George Montagu 1st Earl Halifax 1684-1739 (55) died. George Montagu Dunk 2nd Earl Halifax 1716-1771 (22) succeeded 2nd Earl Halifax 3C 1715.
Earl Halifax 4C 1944
In May 1944 Edward Frederick Lindley Wood 1st Earl Halifax 1881-1959 (63) was created 1st Earl Halifax 4C 1944. Dorothy Evelyn Augusta Onslow Countess Halifax 1885-1976 (59) by marriage Countess Halifax.
On 23 Dec 1959 Edward Frederick Lindley Wood 1st Earl Halifax 1881-1959 (78) died. Charles Ingram Courtenay Wood 2nd Earl Halifax 1912-1980 (47) succeeded 2nd Earl Halifax 4C 1944. Ruth Alice Hannah Mary Primrose Countess Halifax 1916-1989 (43) by marriage Viscountess Halifax.
On 19 Mar 1980 Charles Ingram Courtenay Wood 2nd Earl Halifax 1912-1980 (67) died. Charles Edward Peter Neil Wood 3rd Earl Halifax 1944- (36) succeeded 3rd Earl Halifax 4C 1944.