Mornington (Irish: Baile Uí Mhornáin, meaning “Town of the Mariner/Fisherman” is a townland in County Meath, Ireland, Republic of Ireland.
Together with the neighbouring villages of Laytown and Bettystown it comprises the census town of Laytown-Bettystown-Mornington.
The large townland of 1,223 acres (4.95 km2) is bounded on the north by the River Boyne and on the east by the Irish Sea.
The title Earl of Mornington has been one of the greatest British aristocratic titles for centuries. Originally a British peerage, it is now a courtesy title. The current holder of the earldom is Arthur Gerald Wellesley.
Lord Mornington, the grandson of the 8th Duke of Wellington, is married to Jemma, Countess of Mornington, who is the sister of Jodie Kidd. The father of Field-Marshal The 1st Duke of Wellington was the 1st Earl of Mornington.
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