Hamilton (Viscountcy)

A peerage of the Kingdom of Great Britain.

Letters patent issued on Thu 24th Aug 1786

To James Hamilton as Hereditary peerage (already peer of Scotland).

Nature of Special Remainder

Peerages which may be inherited by a male indirect descendant of the first holder, for example: a brother or a male cousin.

Note: SR to James Hamilton son of John Hamilton, late brother of James Earl of Abercorn


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Hamilton James Thu 24th Aug 1786 Fri 9th Oct 1789

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q113470682