Many of these were converted in course of time into feudatories of the counts.
So far the questions concerned only the interests of our own feudatories.
The two places looked down upon the town quite as castles of old looked down upon their feudatories.
It was impossible that they should dictate any measure sensibly impairing the local and fiscal autonomy of the feudatories.
The same remark applies to all the other feudatories, with exceptions so rare as to emphasize the rule.
Out of more than 250 feudatories, only 17 hesitated to imitate the example of the four southern fiefs.
They were, however, formally recognized as feudatories in 1892 and were presented with sanads on the 23rd of January of that year.
Their able diplomacy and ample means were especially directed to thwart the views of his Holiness upon the feudatories of Romagna.
The Montefeltri of Urbino had their bends or, impaled with the eagle as feudatories of the empire.
These troops were munificently dissuaded from their purpose by the Christian feudatories.