Wemyss of Elcho (Lordship)
A peerage of the Kingdom of Scotland.
Letters patent issued on Sat 1st Apr 1628
To John Wemyss as Hereditary peerage.
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 hm bearing the name and arms of Wemyss
|Number||Surname||Forenames||Held from||Held to|
|1st||Wemyss||John||Sat 1st Apr 1628||Mon 22nd Nov 1649|
|8th||Charteris Wemyss Douglas||Francis||Fri 26th May 1826||Tue 28th Jun 1853|
|9th||Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas||Francis||Tue 28th Jun 1853||Mon 1st Jan 1883|
|10th||Charteris||Francis Richard||Mon 1st Jan 1883||Tue 30th Jun 1914|
|11th||Charteris||Hugo Richard||Tue 30th Jun 1914||Mon 12th Jul 1937|
|12th||Charteris||Francis David||Mon 12th Jul 1937||Fri 12th Dec 2008|
|13th||Charteris||James Donald||Fri 12th Dec 2008||-|