(QHA) - Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has appointed a Muslim convert as the Queen's High Sheriff of Lincolnshire, the Telegraph reports. The eye-catching nomination, yet to be announced, went to Charles 'Abd al-Mateen' John Pelham, the 8th Earl of Yarborough. As reported,Charles John Pelham, 50, inherited a £68 million estate from his father, the 7th Earl of Yarborough, in 1991. He is also a master of the Brocklesby Hunt, and President of Brocklesby Park Cricket Club.

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