Ancient Heraldic and Chivalric Order of Albion
Instituted 1643. Reorganized 1883 and 2011.
Hereditary Membership is limited to direct lineal descendants of Sir Edmund Plowden; an original member of the Order; or an ancestor from a family of known hereditary Peerage who settled, during the seventeenth century, on land within the proposed Province of New Albion in North America, and whose progeny rendered distinguished and official service in the founding of the United States of America.
Membership is limited and strictly by invitation only.