Letters patent issued on Thu 24th Aug 1786

To James Hamilton

A peerage of the Kingdom of Great Britain , during the reign of George III

Previously known as Earl of Abercorn in the Peerage of the Kingdom of Scotland.

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  1. Viscount Hamilton


C 231/12, p. 403; warrant dated 15 Aug. enrolled 26 Geo. III, pt. 9 (C 66/3830) no. 17