Elcho and Methil (Lordship)
A peerage of the Kingdom of Scotland.
Letters patent issued on Sat 25th Jun 1633
To John Wemyss as Hereditary peerage subsidiary to another created by the same letters patent.
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 25th Jun 1633||Mon 22nd Nov 1649|
|4th||Wemyss||David||Wed 11th Mar 1705||Fri 15th Mar 1720|
|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||-|