Letters patent issued on Wed 18th Mar 1665

To Robert Bruce

A peerage of the Kingdom of England , during the reign of Charles II

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

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  1. Earl of Ailesbury
  2. Viscount Bruce
  3. Lord Bruce


C 231/7, p. 256; no enrolment traced; for LP, see E 403/2527, ff. 87v-90; dated 18 Mar. 1664 (sic) in CP, i, 58 but 18 Mar. 1665 in ibid. v, 42